The Rhythm Foundation announced today that rising Syrian electronic music star Omar Souleyman has had to cancel his upcoming fall 2018 United States performances due to visa complications beyond his control.
Omar has created a synthesized version of the Middle Eastern dance music known as Dabke, adding current electronic dance music. Recent albums include To Syria With Love, Wenu Wenu, Bahdeni Nami and Haflat Gharbia: The Western Concerts.
Author: World Music Central News Department
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