May Kassab was born in 8th December 1981. Born in Tanta, a city which is the capital of gharbeyya province. May was born in a somewhat artistic family. Her father was a lawyer and at the same time was an author also he was an active member in author's union in Cairo. Her father and he loved music and he discovered May's talent. Her mother was a teacher and also a music lover. Her elder sister was the same also, and even used to sing in school and was a good singer.