John Sallit is an Arabic singer who lives in the US and currently resides in Allentown, Pennsylvania. At a young age he was fascinated with the Arabic culture, language and history. At the age of 8 he discovered that he had a great passion for arabic music and quickly learned how to play the oud. Playing the oud paved the way for his career as a singer.
In 1997 he moved to Cairo, Egypt where he pursued his passion for Arabic music. After living and studying music in Egypt and Syria, he later decided to move back to the US and released his first album.
For over 10 years, John has been singing at various parties and clubs through out the US. He recently recorded an album in syria which consists of folklore and debka songs. He is currently working on a new album of his own songs which he is planning on releasing in the near future.