The darling of Egyptian youth Mohamed Mounir was born October 10, 1954 in Aswan, Egypt with Nubia-Egyptian origins.
Mohamed Mounir ‘s music comprises various genres of traditional Egyptian and African music while his lyrics are often social and political giving birth to a totally different musical style from the traditional Egyptian sounds. Mohamed Mounir also proved his uniqueness with an original –first disdained- appearance. Mohamed Mounir soon became a respected artist and his music came to a liberal thought, hope and a desire for reform synonymous for many Egyptians.
Mohamed Mounir silver-screen experiences include the inescapable “Almassir” of Youssef Chahine.