Ahmed Adaweya (1984) أحمد عدوية

The “King of Shaabi”, Egyptian singer Ahmed Adawiya, performing in a scene from the 1984 comedy film ‘Ya Rab Walad’ (Let it be a boy).  The bellydancer is not named in the credits.  The film starred Farid Shawki (فريد شوقي) as the father of three daughters who regrets not having a son to carry on the family business.  When his two eldest daughters marry he hopes their husbands will be able to help in the business but they turn out to be great disappointments.  Also starring were Karima Mokhtar, Samir Ghanem and Isaad Younis.

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