Arabic music, Musical Artist
Who is Amal Hijazi?
Amal Hijazi is a Lebanese singer, model and pop icon. She is one of the most active Lebanese singers and has given a number of concerts throughout the world and has made countless TV appearances. After her lengthy career as a fashion model, Hijazi released her debut album, Akher Gharam in 2001 to commercial success. It became one of the biggest selling albums of the year, ranking on number eight Official Sales charts published by the Chart Magazine. She released her second album Zaman in mid-2002 with even greater success. The album released four number one hit singles, Zaman, Oulhali, Einak and Romansyia catapulting her to phenomenal success. A third album Bedawwar A Albi was released in early 2004 followed by the release of her fourth album Baya al Ward in 2006. The album's breakthrough of the same name caused the entertainer to face negative critical publicity and a number of controversies.
Hijazi continued to remain in the forefront of pop music with the release of her much awaited Gulf single Nefsy Tefhamny in 2007. She released her fifth studio album Keef el Amar in 2008, thus bringing her back on the spotlight once again.
Hijazi's personal life began to gain more media attention after her break-up from her former business manager Sharbel Domat. She now lives with her husband in Beirut and has adopted a girl named Nour and has a son with her husband she named Karim. In addition, Hijazi well known for her support in charity projects has promoted humanitarian causes throughout the world.