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Simobb on Alarabiya English Interview # 6 with Khansa Batma (خنساء بطمة )

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Singer Khansa Batma, who is often described as Morocco’s “first lady of rock,” discussed in an interview with Al Arabiya News her upcoming album and first acting roles. Batma’s Moroccan dialect - known as darjja - adds an Arabic essence to the western side of her rock music. In addition to being an female rock singer, Batma is also a model, an activist and has lately began to pursue acting. During her interview with Simo Benbachir, Batma also discusses her latest career moves and instructs her female fans: “Follow your dreams.” Simo Benbachir is the first and the only Moroccan TV reporter to cover EGOTs. He is known for doing interviews with famous celebrities and bringing a much-needed Arab fresh perspective to his audience all over the Arab world.Simo Benbachir was a reporter for 2M, the second Moroccan TV channel. He, then, moved on to Nessma TV and has recently been involved with B-Beirut (LBC SAT) & Alarabiya News for which he covers international glamorous events.Simo Benbachir has been ranked by a French magazine as the trendiest Moroccan TV personality.Accredited for creating an intimate and confessional atmosphere in his interviews, Simo is sought after for his easiness with stars. He has simply revolutionized Arab gossip media both in Morocco and the Arab world.