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August 26, 2013

Sandance is 'bout to get crunk with Rudimental! (Image: Facebook)
07:37 GMT

We've been 'Waiting All Night' to hear who all will be headlining at November's Sandance show in Dubai, and now the word is out: South African reggae band Rudimental will get everyone's feet jumpin' and hips a shakin'!

Maisah Sobaihi is the first Saudi woman to perform at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Artist Maisah Sobaihi will be changing the face of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival by becoming the first Saudi woman to perform at the event's 66-year-long history.

August 25, 2013

Singer Ramy Ayach will be starring in his first ever movie next year. (Image: Facebook)
12:46 GMT

He's just gotten hitched, but singer Ramy Ayach's schedule hasn't changed. The singer will be filming scenes for his first ever movie this October.

Spanish singer Julio Iglesias performed live at Amman Citadel
12:28 GMT

The Amman citadel never sounded better with saucy Spanish singer Julio Iglesias live in concert last week.

Dina Hayek was on fire at Morocco's Jewel of Life Festival last week. (Image: Facebook)
12:06 GMT

She's so good they had to call her twice! Lebanese singer Dina Hayek rocked the stage at the Jewel of Life Festival in Morocco for the second time this year.

Bar Refaeli is SO not pleased! (Image: Facebook)
12:06 GMT

When Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli found out that former Pink Floyd band leader, Roger Waters, used both her picture in concert AND a pig balloon with the star of David on it to demonstrate his boycott on Israel, the smokin' Israeli pulled the plug on his image rights.

Syrian actor Abed Fahd is less-than-impressed by Turkish dramas. (Image: Facebook)
09:08 GMT

Once upon a time, Syrian dramas were the ones to watch. But as the years went by, Turkish dramas took over the spotlight. Syrian actor Abed Fahd is now calling to boycott Turkish soaps in the Arab world.

Salma Rashid and her "young Moroccan" man (Image: Facebook)
09:06 GMT

Looks like former Arab Idol finalist Salma Rashid won’t be bearing big bling any time soon. The talented songstress had us all going with a joke announcement that she’s engaged.

Singer Joseph Attieh proved just how popular he is this summer. (Image: Facebook)
08:13 GMT

Nothing's more exciting to a singer than proving their popularity in the music world. Lebanese singer Joseph Attieh hit the jackpot with fans in the Arab world this summer!

Sir Elton John sure knows how to please, even in Abu Dhabi (Image: Official Facebook page)
08:03 GMT

"I Guess That's Why They Call it the Blues" singer Elton John kept the audience dancing with his spine-tingling music throughout the night of his recent concert in Abu Dhabi at the most expensive hotel ever built, says an attending journalist.

Rapper Weld El 15 is one of the two rappers arrested on Thursday. (Image: Facebook)
07:30 GMT

Two Tunisian rappers, Weld El 15 and Klay BBJ, were taken into custody while performing this weekend by Tunisian security forces.

Elissa singin' her heart out.
05:00 GMT

It's like the groovy days of the '60s and '70s in the U.S. now in Lebanon with artists like Elissa singin' songs of political protest.

August 24, 2013

The Illusionists (Image: Facebook)
18:43 GMT

Life on the road and behind the scenes with The Illusionists is never dull. Their show is set to open in Dubai next Wednesday!

Singer Ahlam insists on insulting fellow co-workers and tweeps on Twitter! (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

We thought Ahlam's Twitter madness was coming to an end, but she's proved us wrong as she launched her latest campaign against critics, naming it "Go To Sleep."

August 23, 2013

Jenny Asper's feeling the fatigue but still lookin' good (Image: Facebook)
10:28 GMT

After giving birth to her first baby girl, Syrian actress Jenny Asper got completely worn after filming the fifth sequel of “Sabaya” (The Girls).