Global Notes: Omar Souleyman's "Jazeera Nights"

June 16, 2010

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Singer Omar Souleyman has been popular in his native Syria for years but relatively unknown elsewhere. Recently, he's become somewhat of an indie darling stateside. Jerome and Radio M host Tony Sarabia find out what the buzz is about and listen to his new album “Jazeera Nights.”

Omar Souleyman is performing in Chicago on June 24th at the Chicago Summer Dance in Grant Park.

Check out video of Omar Souleyman performing his song "Leh Jani":