CAIRO - 19 August 2019: Elissa surprised her audience with shocking news that she is retiring, stressing that the album she is currently working on will be the last in her singing career.
"I am preparing this new album with a lot of love and passion. The reason is that it will be the last one in my career. I am announcing this with a heavy heart but with a lot of conviction because I can’t work in a field that is similar to mafias. I can’t be productive anymore," Elissa commented on her Twitter account.
Elissa recently presented the song "Abl ay Had" (Before anyone) promoting for a major telecom company in Egypt. The song is written by Tamer Habib and composed by Ehab Abdel Wahed. The song/commercial is the production of Synergy and has received positive reactions on social media platforms.
Elissa 's latest work was a video clip for the song "Karhani" off her last album "Ella kol Elly Behbouni" (To all those who love me). It is a song in the Lebanese dialect written by Ali el-Mawla, composed by Fadel Suleiman and directed by Angy Gamal.