TITLE

Sheik Yo Booty

AUTHOR(S)
Lake, Eli
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
New Republic;5/8/2006, Vol. 234 Issue 17, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Shaaban Abdel Rahim, an Egyptian "political singer," who regularly appears on chat shows and variety hours, has hosted TV specials, and has composed a jingle for McDonald's McFalafel advertisements. Shaaban's lyrics in songs like "Bin Laden" and "I Hate Israel" are typically comprised of accounts of political controversies ripped from the headlines.
ACCESSION #
20667867

 

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