in the News – March 2005 A FairuzOnline.com Exclusive!!
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Arabian Business*, the
leading business journal in the Arab world, declared Fairuz
as one of the most powerful Arabs.
For the first time, Arabian Business (an ITP Business Publication)
published a list of the most powerful Arabs in many fields,
excluding politicians and royalty.
Fairuz, with her legendary status around the world, is number
29 (and one of seven women) on the list of the 50 most powerful.
In declaring the singer’s powerful influence for over 50 years,
the Fairuz-Rahbani legacy is recognized as both politically and
Her innovation established a new artistic tradition in music, dance,
poetry, and fashion, and has reached across the globe to include
audiences on every continent.
The World’s 50 Most Powerful Arabs includes names such as
Yousef Chahine, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud, aswell as the
late Rafik Al Hariri.