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June 3, 2013

Alicia Keys is set to sing to Israel next month.
10:01 GMT

R&B singer Alicia Keys is scheduled to appear in Tel Aviv on American Independence Day next month, but she's getting major celebrity backlash for doing so.

Moroccan Islamist Abdel Bari Zamzami wants Jessie J to hit the road jack.
09:35 GMT

A Moroccan Islamist slams Jessie J’s daring outfit during her gig at the 12th Mawazine World Rhythms International Music Festival in Rabat.

Hassan Al Shafei the new face of Hugo Boss perfumes
09:05 GMT

One of Arab Idol's judges is venturing into the world of advertising. Hassan Al Shafei is ready to represent Hugo Boss perfumes throughout the region.

Khyam Allami comes to town (Photo taken from
07:28 GMT

Khyam Allami, Maurice Louca and Khaled Yassine mix it up with electric and acoustic music in a summer tour starting Friday.

June 2, 2013

Rami Sabri shows he's friends again with Asala Nasri and her husband.
12:06 GMT

At Cairo's happenin' Middle East Music Award Festival, award winning singers and duet performers Asala Nasri and Rami Sabri give every sign that they are indeed friends.

Suhair Ramzi grieves her sister.
11:31 GMT

Egyptian actress Suhair Ramzi is mourning the loss of her beloved sister and has put a hold on filming her Ramadan drama until further notice.

Majida makes a splash.
09:55 GMT

Majida Al Roumi makes it into the all-star lineup of Morocco's Timitar Festival at the end of June.

Ghada Ragab gets noted by Ambassador.
09:32 GMT

Ghada Ragab has love of country to Egypt, as well its relationship to Turkey. She's used her vocal talents to spread the feeling to fans, for which the Turkish Ambassador to Egypt has taken notice.

Cheb Khaled lights up the stage Friday night on Arab Idol
08:25 GMT

Guest stars light up the Arab Idol stage. Ahlam gets mad again (surprise, surprise), and Abdel Karim Hamdan gets nixed this weekend on the hit talent show.

The show must go on at the Cairo Opera House
04:00 GMT

Protests continue by musicians and staff angry at recent sackings of arts officials, but the Cairo Opera House will open its doors once more for performances.

June 1, 2013

Sherine's new album is sure to be a treat for fans!
09:00 GMT

Egyptian singer Sherine's new collaboration with Nojoom records will see her new album released by Eid El Fitr, as she says she is working to perfect every last detail.

Bosom pals Nancy and Elissa together earlier this year. Image courtesy of
08:47 GMT

Lebanon's biggest talents converged on the Palm Beach Hotel in Beirut, as the hotly anticipated Beirut Holiday Festival was launched

May 31, 2013

Sarah El-Gohary
06:00 GMT

Independent musician Sarah El-Gohary explains the inspiration for her songwriting.

He holds no grudges....Mohammad Hamaki during the press conference.
06:00 GMT

Egyptian singer Mohammad Hamaki hosted an intimate press conference for the Egyptian media earlier this week, showing that he has no grudges against journalists.

Fierce! Myriam Fares talks openly to MTV
06:00 GMT

Lebanese singer held a candid interview with MTV, where she spoke on her image as a conceited wild child, her love of history and her love life.