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June 4, 2014

Who do you think wins the "most fashionable" competition between Haifa and Ahlam? (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:38 GMT

"Queen" Ahlam wants to turn back the time to look better than Haifa Wehbe.

Nadia and two of her fellow Egyptian artists will be honored at the Alexandria Film Festival. (Image:
09:45 GMT

Nadia al Jundi's name has been chosen to be honored at the 30th Alexandria Film Festival.

Assaf talks to the press during his live recording session for #ASSAF360 in Dubai. (Image: AFP)
08:46 GMT

Mohammad Assaf completed a unique music project, #ASSAF360, in Dubai today!

A visa request by Syrian filmmaker Mohamed Malas was turned down by Egyptian authorities on Monday. (Image:
07:23 GMT

Syrian filmmaker Mohamed Malas was supposed to preside the jury at Ismailia international film festival, but Egyptian authorities had other ideas!

Justin Timberlake made the ladies swoon on stage the Mawazine Festival on Friday. (Image screenshot of youtube video).
07:00 GMT

TheThe 13th Mawazine Festival kicked off in Rabat on Friday (May 30th) with a performance by Justin Timberlake.

The force is clearly with the Healer Twins (Image: Waleed Shah/ Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Filming has recently been taking place in the Abu Dhabi desert, where 25-year-old sisters Thea and Lika Shengelaia headed for four days of shooting.

June 3, 2014

The red carpet loves Carole Samaha (Image: Twitter)
16:26 GMT

After accepting her award for "Best Live Act" at the World Music Awards, Carole Samaha also received the "Best Music Video" title at the Middle East Music Awards. That's one big week for the woman!

Will anyone ever be able to fix the deeply-torn relationship between Ahmed Ezz and Zeina? (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:50 GMT

Yet another celeb is trying to fix the ongoing drama between Ahmed Ezz and Zeina. This time, it's Yousra!

Pascale shared her love for Egyptians with her fans this week. (Image: Facebook)
11:22 GMT

Lebanese singer Pascale Machaalani dedicated an entire song to Egypt this week!

Amr assured everyone that he's still an Egyptian citizen. (Image: Facebook)
09:49 GMT

Rumor has it that Egyptian actor Amr Waked gave up his Egyptian citizenship last week!

Shatha is still producing successful music that her fans just love to hear. (Image: Facebook)
09:06 GMT

Not sure if her song "Henianah" was a hit with her fans, Shatha Hassoun took to Twitter to find out!

Adam Driver has a new blockbuster to add to his imdb portfolio. (Image cropped from
09:00 GMT

After viewing the old movies as a child, it's nearly unbelievable for Adam Driver to be starring in the seventh episode.

Everybody loves Kazem but he's not ready to sacrifice his freedom for love now! (Image: Facebook)
08:03 GMT

Heartthrob Kazem El Saher isn't looking to settle down anytime soon... what a shame!

Bassem Youssef was feeling the pressure as he said goodbye to TV again.
07:00 GMT

"Enormous" pressure has led the Egyptian satirist to step away from the camera.

The Rolling Stones have arrived
05:47 GMT

Tel Aviv fans can now wave hello to The Rolling Stones if they catch a sighting of the stars that arrived in Israel ahead of their June 4 performance.