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October 19, 2012

Lebanese crooner Raghem Alama is to sing a new song in the Iraqi dialect
13:22 GMT

Lebanese superstar Ragheb Alama has announced on social networking site Twitter that he is to produce a song sung solely in the Iraqi dialect, much to the delight of his fans.

Karim Abdel Aziz set to take the lead role as an alcoholic psychiatrist
10:25 GMT

Karim Abdel Aziz is set to team up with his favourite director Marwan Hamed to turn Ahmad Murrad's popular novel “Al Fil Al Azraq” (The Blue Elephant) in to a movie, with Abdel Aziz playing the lead role of an alcoholic psychiatrist.

October 18, 2012

Is May Hariri the best looking celeb?
14:30 GMT

May Hariri has stunned the Arab world by her confession that she finds her 'excessive beauty' disturbing, and said that she considers herself to be the most beautiful Arab star, before getting her claws in to fellow celebs

International-acclaimed artist, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, launches his SMS Audio brand Headphones at Gitex Technology Week in Dubai on Wednesday.
11:16 GMT

Rapper and business magnate 50 Cent launched his SMS Audio line on the sidelines of the Gitex Technology Week in Dubai on Wednesday.

The X Factor.
11:02 GMT

Close on the heels of the premiere of the Middle East’s very own The Voice, the X Factor is on its way here again – and producers are all set to cast hopefuls starting next month.

Playwright, Nadim Sawalha
10:04 GMT

He might be the Arab world's most famous poet but at one point he was just an Arab immigrant struggling to adapt to American life. Playwright, Nadim Sawalha thinks it's a story that will make sense to a UAE audience.

Eyad Nassar: Not just a one trick pony
10:04 GMT

Jordanian acting super star, Eyad Nassar, plays a lowly railway bookseller in the upcoming movie “Sa’ah wa Nusf" as he tries to move away from being typecast and show fans and critics alike just how versatile an actor he really is.

Farahani's monologues in “The Patience Stone” serve as a counterpoint to the chaotic action of fighting surrounding her.
09:58 GMT

'The Patience Stone,' the second feature film of Paris-based Afghan novelist and filmmaker Atiq Rahimi had its Middle East debut this week at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival.

Craig David
09:50 GMT

The self-proclaimed artist says he does himself well, as he talks to Gulf News about his up-coming projects.

The Sawt al Haya panel
09:39 GMT

A show dedicated to finding Egyptian talent with a panel of Moroccans and a Lebanese presenter.

Ola Ghanem
09:17 GMT

The controversial actress is not likely to be popular with Muslim audiences with the timing of her new sexy flick.

Obaid Suroor is proud to stay in touch with his Emirati roots
07:07 GMT

The Emirati artist finds inspiration in the local landscape, painting reality as he sees it.

October 17, 2012

8-bit Portrait of an Egyptian actress Suad Hosni.
12:09 GMT

The artist gives contemporary Egypt a touch of of the 8-bit era that took the west by storm.

Satha Hassoun reveals all on Twitter
11:11 GMT

The Iraqi songstress Shatha Hassoun has revealed on her official Twitter exactly what she thinks of fellow Iraqi Kazen El Saher and his performance as a judge on 'The Voice' along with new single and album details.

Ali Al Hajjar has given his son a helping hand with his new release
11:11 GMT

In a winning father-son team, rising star Ahmad Ali Hajjar has teamed up with his dad, popular Egyptian singer Ali Al Hajjar, for his new release.