Farid el Atrache
Nagham Fi Hayati
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2023
LP
28.99/33.99
WWSLP70
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Tracklist
1Alachan Malich Gheirak
2Hebina Hebina
3Ya Habayibi Ya Ghaybin
4Takassim Oud

A reissue of Farid el Atrache"s cult album »Nagham Fi Hayati« released in 1974 on Voice of Lebanon. It is the soundtrack of the eponymous film starring »El Atrache«. Sampled by the Beatles and nicknamed the King of Oud, El Atrache is one of the giants of Egyptian music together with Oum Kalthoum and Abdel Halim Hafez. The album which showcases El Atrache"s versatility and includes the monster groove »Hebina Hebina«, is one of Brian Eno"s favourite albums. Reissued for the first time since the 70s, »Nagham Fi Hayati« also contains an unedited version of »Takassim Oud« highlighting El Atrache superb oud playing.