Najwa Karam, Lebanese singer, was born February 26, 1966, in Zahle (Lebanon).
Graduated with a degree in Philosophy, Najwa Karam was teaching for two years. Najwa Karam used to sing while she was at school and grew up with only one dream: becoming a singer.
Despite of her father's disapproving; Najwa Karam began singing in the late 1980s. in only a few years, the moderate success she got at her debut turned to a wide recognition thanks to her very distinguished style and her special Lebanese accent.
Since the mid-90s, Najwa Karam is one of the best album-sellers in Arab world, the most active singers with several performances around the world and also the most awarded.