Beside being in the same band, All CairoKee Members were already long time friends.
The band Consists of mainly 5 members:
- Amir Eid (Vocal & Guitar)
- Tamer Hashem (Drums)
- Adam El Alfy (Bass Guitar)
- Sherif Mostafa (Keyboard)
- Sherif Hawary (Lead guitar)
Originally, The band started with Amir and Sherif Hawary who jammed together for fun, the rest joined soon after.
Origin of the band Name "Cairokee"
The name CairoKee (Cairo-Kee) expresses the bands connection with their Egyptian audience, combining Cairo & Karaoke to symbolize their "singing along" with Cairo.
Many of their songs attempt to articulate through music the many elements of contemporary Egyptian society that drive their generation.
Their hugely successful tracks, Sout El Horreya, Matloob Za3eem, Efred Genahak and more recently, Ya El Medan along with many more, have connected with and galvanized young people over the world in their search for Freedom and Dignity.