Alsarah and The Nubatones shares first video for single “Ya Watan” off new album “Manara”

Alsarah and the Nubutones just premiered their first single from Manara, “Ya Watan,” on Noisey.


The trackis a lively representation of their meditations. Alsarah sings in Arabic about the pains she feels in her search for home. She described the song to us in an email as such: “’Ya Watan’ to me is a reminder that you must move forward in search of necessity for soul, for love, for home, for survival.” Read more on Mass Appeal.


Watch the premiere of the band’s new video “Ya Watan,” directed by Maryam Parwana, and featuring Alsarah and he sister and bandmate Nahid, below


The new album Manara will be dropping on Wonderwheel Recordings on September 30th – Pre-order the album now!