Macadi Nahhas (Jordan)

Born in Jordan, Macadi Nahhas obtained a diploma in music from the Music Conservatory of Beirut, and began her music career with her first live performance at Jerash festival in 1997.

She released the album Kan Ya Ma Kan in 2003 which included songs from Iraqi heritage and featured the participation of the Iraqi National Orchestra led by the renowned conductor Monahamd Amin Izzat. Other albums include KhilKhal, Jowwa Al Ahlam, and Ela Salem.

Macadi is currently touring widely to promote her 5th studio album Nour, due for release this year.

Her music mixes folkloric sounds from the Middle East with a contemporary twist, mixing Arabic tunes with Cuban and Latin jazz