Umm Kulthum

Umm Kulthum

 

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Umm Kulthum (Arabic: أم كلثوم‎‎ ʾUmm Kulṯūm; Arabic pronunciation: [um kulˈθuːm]; born Umm Kulṯūm ʾIbrāhīm as-Sayyid al-Biltāǧī (أم كلثوم إبراهيم السيد البلتاجي [um kulˈθuːm (ʔe)bɾɑˈhiːm esˈsæjjed elbelˈtæːɡi];[1] [2]see Kunya) on an uncertain date (December 31, 1898, or May 4, 1904,[3] died February 3, 1975) was an internationally renowned Egyptian singer, songwriter, and film actress active from the 1920s to the 1970s. She was given the honorific title Kawkab al-Sharq (كوكب الشرق) ("Star of the East") in Arabic.

Umm Kulthum was known for her extraordinary vocal ability and style, and she was one of the greatest and most influential Arab singers of the 20th century, where she has sold over 80 million records worldwide.

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Highlights17

Nightingale Of The Nile
Album
Nightingale Of The Nile is an album by musical artist Umm Kulthum, released on February 1, 2017.
Oum Kalsoum at Her Best, Vol. 1
Album
Oum Kalsoum at Her Best, Vol. 1 is an album by musical artist Umm Kulthum, released on January 17, 2017.
Oum Kalsoum at Her Best, Vol. 2
Album
Oum Kalsoum at Her Best, Vol. 2 is an album by musical artist Umm Kulthum, released on January 17, 2017.
Al-Atlal
 
Al-Atlal ,(The Ruins) is a poem written by the Egyptian poet Ibrahim Nagi, which later became a very famous song sung by famous Egyptian singer Umm Kulthum in 1966.

Photos - Umm Kulthum15

Popular Albums88

Album Appearances & References2

Popular Songs84

Book References & Influences3

Collaborators & Influencers5

Other Music-Related Relationships5

Personal & Professional Relationships2

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Spotify - Albums & Singles190

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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