10 December 1980, Beirut, Lebanon
He speaks English, French and Arabic.
He was nominated for 5 MuchMusic Video Awards in 2006, 4 for Be Easy and 1 for Real Love.
His favorite singers are Michael Jackson, 'Aretha Franklin' (qv and George Wassouf.
Moved to Montreal at the age of 10.
Performed alongside the candidates of Star Academy 4 in Lebanon on January 5, 2007.
Attended Alta Vista Public School and Ridgemont and Hillcrest high schools in Ottawa and Mayfield in Malton.
It isn't everyday that Canadian independent urban artists achieve Top 20 radio and video success on their initial offerings. For Ottawa-based R&B singer Massari and record label Capital Prophet Records, this achievement is the result of many years of hard work and perseverance.
The 24-year old Sagittarius, born in Beirut, Lebanon, moved to Montreal at the age of 10 and at 13 he moved to Ottawa where he currently resides. The trilingual artist - he speaks English, French and Arabic fluently - cites Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, and Aretha Franklin as musical influences. However, growing up he has been exposed to various styles of music and because of that his biggest influence is legendary Arabic singer George Wassouf. "I sing from my heart and George Wassouf taught me to do that", says Massari about how this legendary singer has affected his music.
In 2002, Massari recorded and released "Spitfire" which garnered heavy rotation on Ottawa radio stations....