Shaaban Abdel Rahim's Obama song

Shaaban Abdel Rahim by Youssef Nabil.

Shaaban's Obama song

This has been out a while but it's actually the first time I get hold on a MP3 file. [Thanks, Max]

Selected lyrics:
"Bush goes and Obama comes"
"People think Obama will be Saladin"
"But Palestine is still occupied and Iraq is still at war"
"Let's hope Obama isn't like Bush"

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region,