Lubna Salame
Photo by Chanan Bar Asulin (courtesy of Jerusalem Season of Culture)

Lubna Salame

Lubna Salame was born in Haifa and currently lives in Kfar Yassif. She is a resident singer with the Nazareth Orchestra.

As a child, she began singing classical Arabic songs with a church choir. She specialized in singing the songs of Um Kulthum, Layla Mourad and Yisman. On her first concert at the Israeli Festival 2000, along with Sapho and Zehava Ben, she won the audience’s love and appreciation and became a star overnight.