Latest News

September 8, 2013

Madonna makes another bold statement.
05:00 GMT

Super celeb Madonna's Instagram post, "US stay out of Syria!" brings up thousands of likes and heated discussions on the potential U.S. strike against Syria.

September 7, 2013

Tom Jones will be performing at the Inter- Continental Doha beach this month. (Image: Facebook)
06:00 GMT

If Tom Jones is your idol and you're living in Doha, then you're in luck! The international star will be performing at the Inter- Continental Doha beach on September 17.

The official posters for the films "Omar" and "Palestine Stereo." (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Two brilliant Arab films will be screening at the Toronto International Film Festival this month.

September 6, 2013

Haifa Wehbe picks and chooses which topics to discuss in interviews. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

We're used to finding everything out about celebs and what they'e up to, but Haifa Wehbe is keeping her latest cinema project close to her heart.

September 5, 2013

Fareeda Ali
12:57 GMT

She's no Mohammad Assaf, but she's got her own mission to preserve the ancient art of Arabic Maqam from extinction, and we think her Bahrain Summer Festival performance tonight will be enjoyable as well.

Fadel Shaker continues to shake things up (Image: Facebook)
09:44 GMT

After Fadel Shaker’s shocking retirement from the music biz not long ago, social media maniacs have non-stop rumors flying around. The former songster’s son stepped up to clear things up.

Randa Al Buhairi raced for her life (Image: Facebook)
09:30 GMT

Looks like no one is exempt from the threat of violence in Egypt these days. Even celebrity Randa Al Buhairi had to rush into her home to escape death from flying bullets.

Rick Ro$$ and T-Pain will be rappin' it up October 4th in the UAE
09:00 GMT

With one in Abu Dhabi and the other in Dubai on the same night, hip hop artists Rick Ro$$ and T Pain are ensuring all of the UAE will be feelin' the beat.

Shaaban has been quietly preparing for a patriotic song all along. (Image: Facebook)
09:00 GMT

Egyptian folk singer Shaaban Abdel Rahim has gone all quiet recently, but only 'cos he's been preparing a surprise patriotic song for his fans.

Amr Diab is charging a cool 1.5 million Egyptian Pounds for his Marina concert performance. (Image: Facebook)
08:33 GMT

Oh yeahhh! The long-awaited Amr Diab Marina Egypt concert will be finally taking place this month.

Quite the performer, Mohammad Assaf is headed to charm his way through Abu Dhabi
08:22 GMT

Abu Dhabi, Mohammad Assaf is coming to town for a Yasalam concert that's 100% FREE of charge!

Jon Stewart sitting in his "Daily Show" chair (Photo by Peter Kramer/Getty Images)
05:00 GMT

"The Daily Show" host is now back in his chair. After taking the summer off to direct and produce a movie, the funny man returned to spot in the limelight, comically catching up on all the summer's news, including the potential U.S. strike against Syria.

September 4, 2013

Haifa Wehbe so not cool with Ragheb Alama
12:53 GMT

While she and Ahlam might be buddies, Haifa Wehbe assures she’s mad at Ragheb Alama for her own reasons.

Carole Samaha is up and at 'em again with the support of a walker (Image: Twitter)
12:27 GMT

After 39 days down for the count, Carole Samaha rises again. The superstar has been suffering some major hip problems, but she’s on the road to recovery now.

Melhem Barakat is unhappy in Lebanon. (Image: Facebook)
12:26 GMT

Singer Melhem Barakat is so distressed by the conditions in Lebanon that he's going against his promise and is thinking of leaving his homeland.