BiographyHisham Abbas was born in Cairo, Egypt. He had his primary education at Dar El Tefl school. Later on he enrolled in American University in Cairo and graduated with a major in Mechanical Engineering. He decided to pursue art as his profession rather than engineering.Abbas took his first step as a professional singer by joining "Pats Band" with his singing partner Aliaa Saleh and other friends. They covered a number of Egyptian and Arabic classing songs, such as "Halawet Shamsena", "Ala Remesh Oyonha", "El Wala Dah" and others. Then he met up with widely known producer and singer Hameed El Shaery. They collaborated to produce successful songs that highlighted Abbas' position in the music scene, including "Halal Aleik", "Allah Yesalem Halak", "Habetah", and "Saea Albak".Abbas' career bloomed later on to release several songs. He became popular in the early 1990s with successful hits like "Wana Wana Wana", "Eineha El Sood", "Ta'ala", "Ya Leila", "Shoofi" and his most successful hit, "Habibi Dah (Nari Narain)" featuring Indian singer Jayashri. He currently has 10 solo studio albums to his credit. He received a number of awards, the most notable neing Orbit's Arabic Song Award in 1997.He later collaborated with Hamid El Shaery on several occasions. Hamid featured him in the hit "Einy" which featured Lebanese model, now singer, Nicole Saba.