Mayssa Karaa Records Arabic Version of 'White Rabbit' for 'American Hustle' Soundtrack
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Mayssa Karaa was recently honored by Lebanon’s Cultural Minister Gaby Layoun with a national cultural award at the American Hustle premiere which took place in Beirut, Lebanon.
Here is Mayssa Karaa's Arabic version of 'White Rabbit' http://youtu.be/mAJ4-Ey7jBM
Compare Mayssa Karaa's version to the original song by Jeffesron Airplane http://youtu.be/WANNqr-vcx0
Mayssa Karaa singing 'White Rabbit' in Arabic http://youtu.be/azFM1gyDbpk
Mayssa Karaa, 24 , is a recent graduate of Berklee College of Music where she was a student of Arabic music composer and Oud player Simon Shaheen who is credited for introducing Mayssa to American audiences. She has had a successful career of her own, including concerts and TV appearances in which she has sung revamped versions of famous Arabic songs as well as major works from her classical repertoire.
The Passion of Rumi by Mayssa Karaa http://youtu.be/8pOtYUu8kq4
Mayssa Karaa Sings Emta Ha Ta3raf (Asmahan) http://youtu.be/4JauOoAzKlE
Mayssa Karaa Sings Ya Habibi taala (Asmahan) http://youtu.be/um_zJHP9sgw
Fore more info about Mayssa Karaa:
- Mayssa Karaa's YouTube Page: http://www.youtube.com/user/MayssaKaraa
- Mayssa Karaa's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MayssaKaraa
- Biographical Essay about Mayssa Karaa: http://www.demgmt.com/?p=1228
- Meet Mayssa Karaa at http://www.amfm-magazine.com/meet-mayssa-karaa-american-hustles-arabic-rendition-of-white-rabbit-wins-award/