Full Name: Aline Lahoud
Date of Birth: March 2
Horoscope Sign: Pisces
Education: BA in Communication Arts, majoring in Screenplay and Directing Studies.
★ Biography ♫
Aline Lahoud was born March 2. She is the daughter of Lebanese singer Salwa Al Katrib (A cedar from Lebanon) and producer Nahi Lahoud and she's a member of a family full of artists (Mr Romeo Lahoud, Mme Papo Lahoud).
★ 1999 - Aline graduated from school, and earned both the French and Lebanese baccalaureates.
After graduation, she enrolled in St. Joseph University IESAV (Institut des Etudes Scéniques et Audio Visuelles) and studied Communication Arts.
★ 2002 - Aline obtained a BA degree in Communication Arts with a major in Screenplay and Directing Studies.
During her four years of study, she had the opportunity to direct two movies and one documentary. At the same time, she started working in TV & movie productions as an assistant director.
★ She worked as a radio broadcaster at VDL (Voice of Lebanon) from September till December 2001. She presented with her dad Mr. Nahi Lahoud a Talk Show, the program was called "Hiwar Al Ajyal".
Every episode was based on a topic in which they used to discuss it with their guests "A Famous person and a University Student".
★ Aline presented also a program with Pere Joseph Soueid "Huras Al Alf Ltelet" on Telelumiere Tv.
★ She taught "ciné-club" at Jamhour College from February till June 2002 and from November 2004 till June 2005.
★ February 2005 - Aline received her third award from St John College in Okaibé.
★ Musical Career ♫
Aline started singing at the age of three and continued all throughout school, where She was chosen by her teachers to perform in various related events.
★ 1997 - She sang in her first concert ever, with a band composed of four girls whom she used to perform with.
Meanwhile, Aline sang in a number of private concerts:
★ March 2001 - Graduation night at Saint Joseph University.
★ June 2003 - International Festival of the Environment in Zouk Michael's theater.
★ February 2004 - Concert held in Pheonicia hotel for the 125th anniversary of St. George hospital.
★ May 2004 - Concert held at Nazareth College, organized by its alumni committee.
★ June 2004 - Concert in Ksara
★ July 2004 - Deir el Qamar festival.
She also sang in radio commercials, implemented some voiceover.
She participated in several plays, some of which were musicals:
★ - "Chassés croisés" in 1999, directed by Gérard Bejjani.
★ - "Ombres classiques" in 2001, directed by Gérard Bejjani.
★ - "La Plus Forte" in 2003, directed by Ayla Chahine.
★ - "Paroles et/ou Histoires" in 2004/2005, directed by Betty Taoutel Sfeir.
★ - "Blanche" in 2005, directed by Roula Waked.
★ September 2004 - Aline was chosen to represent Lebanon in the Mediterranean song contest in Turkey where she won the Fidof (Fédération Internationale de l'Organisation des Festivals) special award for outstanding performance on stage. The song she performed, "It's Over", was composed by Jad Rahbani.
★ January 2005 - Aline was chosen by the Lion's Jury to receive the Murex d'or for being the new talent of the year 2004. During the event, she performed a song composed by Roméo Lahoud, called "Main dans la Main".
★ 2005 - Reflecting Lebanon's long-standing place in the international francophone orbit, the lyrics of the country's proposed first Eurovision entry were in French, a language in which Aline is fluent. The song was entitled "Quand tout s'enfuit", and as a debut entry would have begun its quest for victory in the semi-final on 19 May, from which only ten entries will progress to join the pre-qualified countries in the grand final on 21 May. The late decision to withdraw was taken after the Lebanese broadcasters conceded to the European Broadcasting Union that they could not guarantee they would uphold the fairness of the event by transmitting it without selective interruption, an implicit reference to the requirement of screening the performance of Shiri Maymon.
★ 2005 – Aline won the "Charles Trenet International Trophee" in France.
★ 2005/2006 - Aline released her Frech CD “11 heures et quart” composed by Jad Rahbani.
★ 2006 - Aline recorded a CD for children called "My Juke Box", that was composed by Jad Rahbani and written by Lara Mansour.
★ 2006 - She played in the musical of Elias Rahbani " Jawharat al aalam " in Qatar.
★ 2009 - She performed at the "Festival international de Baalbeck" with Caracalla dance group “Opera Ldaya’”.
★ 2009 – Aline Released her first Arabic Single “Habouk A’yuni”.
★ 2009 and 2010 - She played acting roles for LBC television and Future TV in "Doctor Hala" and "Al Taer El Maksour" respectively and also played in "Nihayate Helm" a Lebanese film by Father Fady Tabet in 2009.
★ April 2010 - She sang in Beverly Hills Hotel (Los Angeles) invited by the Lebanese community.
★ Future TV 2010 - She performed a role on Dubai TV in "Abwab al Ghaym", and "Inaha Tahtalou Zakirati".
★ Aline performed many musicals shows in Nigeria, Qatar, AbuDhabi, Egypt and United States, and she appeared in several musical television programs like Bil Hawa Sawa, Wanted, Tall Sahar, Hay Hiyi Lghinieh, Chako Mako, Talk of The Town, Massa Nour, Maestro, Celebrity Duets, etc.
★ 2011 - Aline performed in the Telefilm "Nadam".
★ March 2011 – She sang in “Nagham Min Hayati" to honor the memory of her mother Salwa Katrib.
★ 2011 - Aline released her second single “Zakerni B Esmak”.
★ June 2011 - She acted in "Casanova" a Tv series on MTV Lebanon.
★ 2011 – A Duo was released between Aline Lahoud and Marwan Khoury “Ba’sha’ Ruhik”.
★ October 2011 – Aline Sang in “Lebanon Remembering Salwa Al Katrib four of her mother songs “Yesa’d Masakon – Tal Lsahar – Shu Fi Khalf Lbaher - Khedni Ma’ak” on MTV.
★ December 2011 - She acted in "Auberge" a Tv series on MTV Lebanon.
★ December 2011 - She held a Musical Concert “Noel Enchante” with Nader Khoury, Mark Hatem and Elie George Hatem.
★ 2011/2012 – Aline was among the judges of "Talent Teen" program on OTV channel.
★ February 2012 – Aline started performing in the “A’ Ard Lghajar” Musical Play in Casino du Liban.
★ Aline Songs ♫
★ 2006 ♫ 11 Heures et quart:
1. État de survie
2. Une femme qui était moi
3. Pas d'panique
4. Autour de moi
5. Ce qui me plaît
6. Règne animal
7. 11 Heures et quart
8. Un homme sans femmes
9. Le sourire d'un loup
★ 2006 ♫ A Cd for Kids “My Juke Box”
- It's Over ♫ 2004
- Quand Tout S'enfuit ♫ 2005
- I'm Willing Lord (Hymn)
- El Layl Mahma Tal
- Enta Ana
- Habouk A’yuni ♫ 2009
- Zakerni B Esmak ♫ 2011
- Ba’sha’ Ruhik ♫ 2012
Aline Lahoud’s tracks