Maria Taktouk

Maria Taktouk, the 24-year-old Lebanese singer-songwriter, draws inspiration from the fierce women in her family. Born in London and with a diverse upbringing spanning Nigeria, London, Barcelona, and France, Taktouk’s free-spirited nature reflects in her sensual and vibrant sound, blending influences from Bruno Mars to Lana Del Rey. Proudly incorporating her Middle Eastern heritage, she plans to introduce Lebanese instruments and weave Arabic into her lyricism, aiming to make her country of Lebanon proud.