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June 23, 2013

The AI foursome getting along at last
11:35 GMT

The region's hottest talent show finished strong with the judges actually getting along. What gives?

Mic Check for Salalem at the Citadel (Photo courtesy of band's Facebook page)
10:23 GMT

Cairo's old-school Salah Eddin Citadel transformed to the hipster place to be on World Music Day. Three Egyptian bands rocked it on stage for the June 20th Fête de la Musique celebration.

Ahmed Helmy flyin' solo in Beirut
09:59 GMT

Has the actor/comedian put the region's hottest talent show over his marriage? Ahmed Helmy flew the filming coup to represent his homeboy contestant Ahmad Jamal in Arab Idol's grand finale without the wife.

Mohammad Assaf rejoices! (Photo courtesy of Facebook)
06:56 GMT

All Palestinians have been rooting for their homeboy, Arab Idol contestant Mohammad Assaf, to win the title. Their wishes came true last night, as the talented singer became the next big thing in the region's music industry.

June 22, 2013

12:07 GMT

It won't be long until we can see the Egyptian starlet on screen once again after more than 15 years!

Elissa's got herself a Spaniard.
06:00 GMT

Elissa's got a new music video with a dreamy lover from Spain.

June 21, 2013

Dubai dives into fun this summer
06:00 GMT

The temperature isn't the only thing sizzlin' in Dubai this summer. There are tons of activities all around town, including performances by Smurfs and Hollywood comics, The Wayans Bros.

June 20, 2013

Suhair Ramzi may not be back this Ramadan, but rest assured, she'll be back.
11:15 GMT

So much for Ramzi's triumphal return! Both of her Ramadan projects have been placed on the back burner and it looks like her comeback has been delayed.

Saleh Al Shunnar soon to be a director star?
10:25 GMT

Saleh Al Shunnar submitted his 10-minute short 'Recycled' about littering in the UAE, and now it's been shortlisted for the Arab Film Studio (ASF) 2013 competition.

Dubai rappers bringin' down 'da house tonight! (Photo courtesy of the event Facebook page)
09:31 GMT

The Ultimate Freestyle Night is hosting a healthy competition for the region's budding rappers in an Arab Idol-inspired event. To top it off, iFLY Dubai will be demonstrating indoor skydiving feats in the background!

Tamer digs being a daddy
08:45 GMT

Having a little baby girl has rocked songster Tamer Hosny’s world. While we are all keeping our eyes on the Egyptian superstar, he can’t take his own off his daughter, Talia.

Myriam Fares is pretty in pink
08:22 GMT

Lebanese diva Myriam Fares is one crazy hott chica, but her heart is cold as ice, closing the door to any romance....and talent show gigs too!

Khaled Al Qubaisi (Photo courtesy of his Facebook page)
07:53 GMT

Going around the track with professional racer Khaled Al Qubaisi as he gears up for a grueling weekend at the ‘24 Hours of Le Mans’ race.

"Arabian Knightz" is one of the rappin' Revolutionist bands (Photo courtesy of the band's Facebook page)
05:00 GMT

With all kinds of emotions about their country's political problems, many Egyptians are turning to music to sing, rap, and dance their Revolutionary cares away.

June 19, 2013

If Hamdi moved to Egypt from Libya for an easier life, it has not panned out that way as of late.
12:31 GMT

Another day, another story of an Arab celeb claiming innocence to fraud charges. This time Libyan singer Hamid Al Shaeri tries to clear his name.