‘Beirut,’ an honest love song 

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 4:48pm

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Host Marco Werman speaks to Lebanese singer Yasmine Hamdan about the song, "Beirut." It's a song originally written in the 1930s, but Hamdan’s cover of the tune is a more honest portrayal of Lebanon's capital.