Tamer Hosny - Egypt Today.
CAIRO – 10 August 2018: The famed Egyptian star Tamer Hosny will perform a massive concert at El Shams Club on Aug. 25.
Hosny recently released his latest song “100 Wesh” (100 Faces). “100 Wesh” witnessed for the first time the cooperation of Hosny with prominent Egyptian “Sha’abi” (folk) singers Diab, Ahmed Sheiba and Mostafa Hagag.
The song, which is included in Hosny’s new album, "Eish Beshoqak" (Live with Your Passion), is written by Hosny and Ramadan Mohamed, composed by Hosny along with Mohamed Elsawy and distributed by Ahmed Adel.
“Eish Beshoqak” song amassed over eight million viewers after it had been released on Hosny’s official channel on YouTube.
"Eish Beshoqak" was composed by Mostafa Hassan, distributed by Hany Mahrous and Bilal Sorour and directed by Hadi El Bagoury.
The video clip shows Hosny meeting with people in the streets and trying to draw a smile on their faces despite the problems they face on a daily basis.
Hosny is a singer, songwriter, composer and actor. He began his musical career in 2002 when he released his first album. His romantic music has made him "the Star of the Generation", a name given to him by his fans.
Hosny won many awards, such as Best Selling Album in 2002 from the Nile Variety channel, Best Arab Artist at Murex D’or in 2014 and 2016, and Best Arab Artist at the Middle East Music Awards in 2015. He is also the first Arab artist to receive more than 100 million views on Anghami.
Hosny’s latest movie, “Tesbah ‘Ala Kheir” (Good Night), is an Egyptian romance movie, starring Lebanese actress Nour, Tunisian actress Dorra and Egyptian actress Mai Omar. It was directed and written by Mohamed Sami and produced by Walid Mansour and Talent Media Production.
“Tesbah ‘Ala Kheir” is a movie about a millionaire named Hossam el-Khedawy, portrayed by Hosny, who is gripped with depression due to his wife’s infertility. A software professional, portrayed by Omar, who invented a dream machine, contacts him to offer him a deal. Even though the deal seems simple at first, the situation quickly becomes more complex.
Hosny recently performed a series of concerts in the Middle East, including a concert in Jordan at Arena Theatre and another one in Abu Dhabi.
He finished shooting his upcoming movie “El Badla” (The Suit). He plays the role of a police officer who finds himself involved in a number of critical situations due to the nature of his job.
“El Badla” stars Amina Khalil, Maged el-Masry, Dalal Abdel Aziz, Hassan Hosny and Mai Kassab, among others. The movie is written by Ayman Bahagat Kamar and directed by Mando el-Adl.
Hosny was the first Arab pop singer to perform a concert in Jeddah city in Saudi Arabia, on March 30. The concert witnessed the attendance of thousands of Saudis, about 90 percent of which were women. Hosny performed on a massive stage, made especially where all audience seats were either red, white or black; the three colors of Egypt’s flag.
The concert was organized under the auspices of the Saudi General Entertainment Authority, which stated that Hosny was chosen to perform such a huge concert because of his popularity among all Saudis.
Hosny headed to Los Angeles and had his handprint and footprint permanently engraved on the Forecourt of the Stars at Hollywood's iconic Chinese Theatre in August 2017.
It is worth mentioning that Hosny was included in Forbes’ "Arab Stars on the Global Stage" 2018 list. In the singers’ category, Hosny claimed the second rank after French Montana.