|Emel Mathlouthi at Cafe du Nord, SF on May 16, 2017|
Although this one-night only bay area performance mainly served to promote Emel's latest CD, titled Ensen, the performer did not shy away from singing some of her older hits, including her legendary song "Kelmti Horra"--a performance that brought the house down.
But perhaps the highlight of the evening was the impromptu songs that Emel sang with the audience which seemed quite content to sing along--even in Arabic--while demandeing encore after encore. One of those priceless moments was captured in the video below where the Tunisian songstress, deluged by requests for more songs, was happy to oblige.
Video Highlights from Emel Mathlouthi's SF Concert: https://youtu.be/5k6mOxc1_kQ
The day following her SF concert, Emel performed in LA--the last stop on her US tour.