Haifa Wehbe : Biography
Haifa Wehbe was born on 10th of March, 1976. She is a famous Lebanese singer, former model and actress for in the Middle East. Her fame rocketed in the Arab World as she was crowned the runner up in the beauty pageant Miss Lebanon. She gained even more popularity with the release of her debut album Houwa El-Zaman. Since then she has released four more studio albums. She made acting debut with the movie, Sea of Stars in 2008.
She was born in a small farming town in Lebanon called Mahrouna, as the daughter to Egyptian mother, and Lebanese father. At the age of 16, she won the title of Miss South Lebanon. Later she took part in the Miss Lebanon competition and was crowned the runner up of the pageant. She is a Lebanese by nationality. There isn't much information on her family, early life and education.
She established herself as a notable singer in the Middle East with her debut album, Houwa El-Zaman, which was released in 2002, followed by her second album Baddi Aech in early 2005. Her second single of the album, Aana Haifa, became her biggest success till date. She appeared on the live pan-Arab reality series Al-Wadi. In early 2008, she starred in her debut movie Sea of Stars, produced by Pepsi. The same year, her third album, Habibi Aaan, came out. She starred in the 2009 Egyptian film Dokkan Shehata which became a major success. She released a children’s album in March 2010, titled Babe Hafia. Her next album, M.J.K released on May 8, 2012.
At the young age of 18, she got married her to cousin Nasr Fayyad and traveled with him to Nigeria, as he worked there. Later, she became pregnant and returned to Lebanon. During her pregnancy she got a divorce from her husband. As a result, her daughter Zeinab Fayyad also became a victim of parental alienation like her. She tried denying that she ever had a daughter but the truth eventually came out. Then she got briefly engaged to a Saudi businessman Tariq Al-Jaffali but split after a few weeks, the reason being personal and family issues. On April 24, 2009, she married Egyptian businessman Ahmad Abu Husheima. The wedding took place in Beirut and saw the presence of many high profile personalities such as Kim Kardashian, Googoosg, Sherine, Anastacia, and many others. The couple had a divorce and separated in November 2012.
Wehbe runs into criticisms time to time because of her revealing outfits, provocative gestures and outspoken sexuality. She has been considered a sex icon in the Middle East. She is not much liked by the conservative Islamic community and they have been trying to ban her from the country, but that hasn’t stopped her from doing what she does. She has a height of 5 feet and 4 inches and has a weight of 56 kg. She is of voluptuous built and has round, full breasts, narrow waist and large hips. Her body measurements are 34-28-38 inches. She has toned legs and pretty feet. The Middle Eastern beauty has even posed in a bikini showing off her hot body. She has a total of three tattoos, an eye tattoo on her right shoulder, one on her ankle and the third in her private organ. Her fans and admirers can know more about her through her bio that can be found on the IMDb website and Wikipedia. She has a great number of followers from all over the world, in her Twitter account. She is an active user of her account and keeps her followers entertained with her frequently updated tweets.