Date of birth : 1983-05-16
Date of death : -
Birthplace : Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
Nationality : Lebanese
Category : Arts and Entertainment
Last modified : 2011-04-13
Nancy Nabil Ajram is a multi-platinum Lebanese singer and Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF.
Seduced by music from a very early age, Nancy Ajram, 12 years-old, participated in a Lebanese television musical competition, ''Noujoum Al Mostakbal'' in which she won a golden medal.
Nancy Ajram first released "Mihtagalak"("I Miss You") in 1998, then "Sheel Oyoonak Anni" ("Take you eyes off of me") in 2000, two unsuccessful albums.
The hit was her song "Akhasmak Ah" (Get upset with you) followed by "Ah w Noss" (Very yes !)in 2005 and then a serial of successful albums such as "Ya Tabtab wa Dallaa" (So spoilt) and millions of copies sold all over the world.
Nancy Ajram was named the best Arab singer and the most popular for the years 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006. In 2005, Nancy Ajram was listed by Newsweek List as the Most Influential Arab Personalities.
Nancy Ajram is an Eastern Orthodox Christian.
Awards and titles:
1995 Nojoom Al Mustaqbal Golden Award - (Ajram's most significant pre-stardom award)
2003, 2005, 2007 Murex D'or Award - Best Female Lebanese Singer of the year, Beirut
2003, 2006 Murex D'or Award - Best Video of the Year, Beirut.
2003: Ya Salam - Nadine Labaki, 2006: Ehsas Jdeed - Said elMarouk)
2003 The Golden Lion Award, Egypt
2003, 2007 LG Music Award
2003, 2005 Zahrat elKhaleej Magazine - Best Female Arab Singer, Dubai
2004, 2010 Zahrat elKhaleej - Best Music Video of the Year, Dubai (Lawn Ouyounak, Fi hagat - respectively)
2004 Arabian Music Awards - Best Female Arab Singer of the year, Dubai
2005 Newsweek - Most Influential Arab Personalities, Kuwait
2005 - Honor from the Opera House of Egypt
2007 - Certificate from the Pope of Rome
2007 Middle East Music Awards (Mobinil) - Best Female Arab Singer of the year, Cairo
2007, 2009 Arabian Business - World's Most Influential Arabs, Most Influential Contemporary Female Singer in 2007, Most Powerful Arab Singers
2007 Kol elArab Survey - Best Arabic Star of the year 2007
2008 9th Annual Doha Festival - Honor Award, Doha
2008 World Music Award - World's Best-Selling Middle-Eastern Artist, 20th Annual WMA, Monaco
2008 Student Choice Award - [College Student Survey]: Best Album of the Year 2008, Beirut
2008 AlJumhuriya newspaper, Freedom Magazine - Best Female Arab Star of 2008, Egypt.. only?
2009 Regional Ambassador for the UNICEF in the Middle East & North Africa
2009 Al-Jazirah Newspaper survey : Best Female Arab singer of the Year. Saudi Arabia
2010 Stars Cafe Magazine - Best selling female artist of the decade.
2010 World Travel Award - Best Female world singer of the Year .
2010 Sama Al Noujoum-Best Female Singer 2010/Fi hagat Best Music Video
2010 Panet Survey-Best Female singer
2010 Arab Sound Awards -Best Arabic Female Singer
2010 Music My Life- Fi Hagat Best Song Of 2010
2010 Best Of Lbc 2010- N 7 Best Album/Fi Hagat- Best Music Video
2010 Panorama Fm (MBC)-N 7 Best Arabic Album.
2010-2011 Jaras Scoop Awards-Best Female Singer
2010-2011 Melody Fm Awards-Best Female Singer
Stars Cafe Awards 2010:
-Best Female Artist -Best Album : 7 -Best Song: Fi Hagat -Best Lyrics: Fi Hagat -Best Arrangement: Fi Hagat -Best Music Video: Sheikh El Shabab
2011 Arabian Business- Most Famous Celebrity in the Middle East
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