Marwan Khoury, the multi-talented singer, songwriter, and composer, is considered one of the most respected Lebanese and Arab artists. His works have been nationally and globally recognized with worldwide tracks adaptations in many different languages. And his achievements and performances in the very prestigious places like the Opera House of Egypt and Carthage are an immense witness.
In 1986, he enrolled at the “Université Saint-Esprit de Kaslik” (USEK) where he studied Piano, Musicology and Music History. During his studying years, Marwan acclaimed many prizes including Best Composer, an award presented by the President of the Lebanese Republic.
Marwan started his career as a keyboard player and music conductor. Later in 1996 released his first single “Fik Yamma Balak”, a song to establish him quickly as the very talented singer and a promising songwriter and composer as well. But not till 1999 his career as a songwriter and composer took off like a storm when he composed the hit singles “Tia” and “Dalouna” for “Nawal Zoghby”, followed by Saber Roubai’s hit “Az Al Habayeb” and many others to follow.
Then the year 2001 came along and with it Marwan launched his first album “Khayal Al Omer” with “Relax-In”, an album solely written and composed by Marwan setting the standard to all his upcoming albums to come. From its first release the album was a success and highly praised with critics and listeners as well. In the very next year, he shot his first music video “Ya Shog”.
In 2004, he landed a five-year contract with the Label Company “Rotana” and released his first mega hit album “Kil Al Asayed”. It was a bestselling album and its songs dominated the charts for many months to chart. This success was followed by other similar success stories with the albums “Asr Al Shoo” in 2006, “Ana Willeil” in 2008 and Rajiine in 2010.
Nevertheless, His success as a singer was paralleled with other very yet similar important success in the field of music creation. His unmatched success, in making the hits to the stars and at times making the stars with the hits, made him the multi-talented and respected artist to be known to.
Throughout his career Marwan has been nominated and rewarded with many prestigious acclaimed awards of which many times Best Song, Best Album, and Best Singer. His albums were all bestselling and his songs equally performed by him and by other stars have topped the charts.