Carla Nazih Berkachi (Arabic: كارلا نزيه البرقاشي) (born June 1, 1983), commonly known as Yara (Arabic: يارا), is a female Lebanese pop singer. Yara was discovered by Lebanese composer Tarek Abou Jaoudeh. Yara started her musical career with the ballad "Hob Kbeer". in 2006, Yara joined Fadel Shakir in a duet called "khedni ma'ak" which was written by Tarek Abou Jaoudeh. In 2009 she joined Jean-Marie Riachi for the album Belaaks with the song "Shefto min biid" ("I Saw Him") in Lebanese dialect.