Lebanese superstar Sabah dies

Lebanese singer/actress Sabah has died. She was 87.

PTI| Last Updated: Nov 27, 2014, 08:55 AM IST
Lebanese superstar Sabah dies

London: Lebanese singer/actress Sabah has died. She was 87.

Sabah, real name Jeanette Feghali, passed away on Wednesday in Beirut, Lebanon. No more details were available, reported BBC online.

She was considered an icon in the Arab entertainment industry after spending more than six decades in the spotlight and was known to her fans as the 'singing bird' or 'Sabouha'.

Sabah recorded more than 50 albums over the course of her career and appeared in numerous films and plays. She also performed at famous venues including London's Royal Albert Hall, Carnegie Hall in New York City and at the Sydney Opera House in Australia.