Abdullah Miniawy is 25 years old, Egyptian artist mainly known as
a writer & chanter, who performed around the world shoulder to shoulder with great names notably headed by Erik Truffaz, and also performed in many prestigious festivals such as [festival d’Avignon 72e].
His album Darraje with the Münich based trio Carl-Gari was selected by the prestigious NPR as one of best album of 2016. His vital projects are currently a mark in evoking a new theory in musicology.
Current projects : Le Cri du Caire, a trio based in Paris, France, with Carl-gari, a trio based in Munich, Germany & also in a duo with Hyperpotamus who based in Madrid, Spain.
In cinema : Miniawy composed many sound tracks for different films headed by cabaret crusade III by Wael Shawki, also sound tracks for short films and dance pieces.
Recently he Performed/acted the main character in the Tunisian film Tlamess directed by Alaa dine Slim which was presented for the first time in Cannes film festival e72.
The artist philosophical lyrics were sprayed over different outskirts
during the Egyptian revolution in 2011, as well as many different regions,
notably headed by Yarmouk, Camp in Syria.
“I intended to stop making music during a walk in Alexandria 2013, but the screams out of an armored vehicle singing my lyrics made me change my mind.”