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January 21, 2015

Fahad al-Kubaisi loves what he does. (Image: cropped from Facebook for formatting purposes)
13:15 GMT

Fahad Al-Kubaisi has clearly made it to the big leagues of music as he takes the stage the night before Pharrell Williams and Gwen Stefani are set to perform.

Karam Mourad (Image: cropped from Facebook)
12:45 GMT

Thursday night at the B. Art Gallery will be happenin' place as Nubian singer Karam Mourad takes the stage with his oud.

Jon Stewart hilariously addressed the Miss Universe pageant selfie fight between Miss Lebanon and Miss Israel on “The Daily Show” Monday. (Image: YouTube screenshot)
12:11 GMT

Jon Stewart mocks the media frenzy behind the Miss Lebanon-Miss Israel selfie... and of course, he's super hilarious!

Elham attending the Doha Tribeca Film Festival. (Image: Facebook)
10:37 GMT

What is Elham Shahin doing on the Egyptian 25 January Revolution? Premiering her new film of course!

Helmy briefly went missing off Facebook for no apparent reason! (Image: Facebook screenshot/Albawaba edit)
09:55 GMT

Ahmed Helmy's fans have been looking for him on Facebook... where did he go?

Assi with his gorgeous daughter and wife Colette. (Image: Facebook)
08:32 GMT

This is what Assi Helani's daughter spends her daddy's money on!

January 20, 2015

Actor Ahmed El Sakka stood up when President El-Sisi addressed actors. (Image: TV still)
14:45 GMT

Egyptian President Sisi wants actors to make films that inspire people!

Arwa impersonating Wehbe on her new talk show "Khalleeha Alaina" (Leave It to Us). (Image: YouTube still)
13:44 GMT

Yemeni TV host Arwa thought it would be funny to impersonate Haifa Wehbe from her Star Academy performance, which left the world gasping at her see-through little black number!

She's so coy, she won't spill whether the leaked song will be on her album. (Image: Facebook)
13:03 GMT

Will it be in her new album or no? Samira Said's new song "Last Chance" has already been leaked online.

These two have been at it for ages. (Images: Facebook)
12:41 GMT

Writer Ayman Salama willingly or unwillingly was a part of the continued issues between actresses Haifa Wehbe and Ghada Abdel Razik

A still from the video Mia posted in an effort to convince Braxton Miller to move teams. (Image: YouTube still)
11:33 GMT

Florida State are so keen to convince quarterback Braxton Miller to move teams they decided to break out the big guns - unofficial mascot and controversial porn star Mia Khalifa!

Majida El Roumi is ready for Sharjah (Image: Facebook)
11:19 GMT

The highly anticipated concert by Lebanese songstress Majida El Roumi in Sharjah just got all the more enticing. All the money earned from the gig will go directly towards charity.

Hassan El Raddad (Image: Facebook)
11:17 GMT

It's meant to be good luck to wish an actor to "break a leg" before a performance, but actor Hassan El Raddad got a little too close for comfort to the real deal on set his new film "Al Sitah Tabtah".

Mervat Amin stars in "Cairo Time" (Image: still from film courtesy of Dubai International Film Festival website)
09:47 GMT

It's a beautiful film really. It's just odd that it comes to an end abruptly.

Britney is said to be mourning the death of Sundahl following news of his death in Afghanistan. (Image: Independent UK)
09:42 GMT

US pop icon Britney Spears is said to be mourning the death of ex-boyfriend John Sundahl, who was shot down while flying a helicopter in Kabul, Afghanistan.