Nadwa Rifai is an award winning Lebanese-American artist, founder and lead singer of a New York City based world music band. She developed her unique sound by blending western music such as Jazz, Bossanova and Flamenco with classical and contemporary Arabic Music, creating a cross-cultural dialogue of musical styles from around the world.
Nadwa holds a Masters degree in International Relations from Fairleigh Dickinson University, and has contributed in various operatic vocal workshops between Beirut and Boston. Her performances have taken her across the Middle East, Europe and the United States. In addition to her performing career, Nadwa is also a TV host, producer and voice over artist.