The artist and musician Farid Al-Atrash presented hundreds of melodies and songs that were engraved in the memory of generations and formed a great history that made him the king of the oud, not only that, but he also had many cinematic experiences as he presented more than 31 films during his artistic career, and the presence of “Al-Atrash” which falls on his birthday Today, Monday, October 19, on the music scene at a time full of singing stars such as Abdel Halim Hafez, who had many rumors about the strained relationship between them.
Farid Al-Atrash said during a rare meeting in a program in America about his relationship with Nightingale Abdel Halim Hafez: All he wants is the signature between me and the Nightingale de people who want to work problems between us and I have all the respect and appreciation for him. .
He added: I liked to prove to people that this audience is still living and present, and my last concert achieved a great success, and I also liked to prove to them in the midst of the popular uproar and the dancing songs that the respectable music songs have an audience, and I liked to remain with the good opinion of my fans, and I am one of the conservatives and the protectors of oriental music.
It is noteworthy that the late artist Farid Al-Atrash belonged to the Al-Atrash family, who are princes and one of the ancient families in Jabal Al-Arab in southern Syria, this area called Jabal Al-Druze also in relation to its Druze population.
Farid Al-Atrash participated in 31 cinematic films, the protagonist of which was all. These films were produced during the period from 1941 to 1975, and the most famous films ever that reaped huge profits is “Habib Al-Omar”. There is also a movie (The Story of a Whole Life), which is one of the films. The task is for Farid. As for the movie “Wadaa Hobak”, which caused a sensation when it was shown, due to the death of the hero in the end, he did not convince the spectators except Farid went out and opened the curtain to tell the spectators, “Here I am not dead.