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August 18, 2013

Arab Idol winner Mohammad Assaf is looking to relocate to Dubai. (Image: Facebook)
09:23 GMT

Now that Mohammad Assaf has won Arab Idol, he's able to live anywhere he wants to in the world. The star has his heart set on glamorous Dubai!

Tamer Hosny has to forgo his upcoming show.
09:15 GMT

The show won’t go on…or at least anytime soon for Tamer Hosny. The long awaited gig, re-introducing the celeb to the Egyptian concert scene, has been indefinitely postponed.

Competing ladies? Elissa and Ahlam have no problem with wearing the same dress! (Image: Facebook)
08:47 GMT

While most of us would go crazy if another woman turned up in the same dress as us at the office party, Singer Elissa thinks it's all oh-okay!

Sherine Abdel Wahab takin' the heat from fans' criticism.
08:40 GMT

It’s tough to be a superstar in Egypt right now with so much at political stake and everyone scrutinizing your every move. Sherine Abdel Wahab’s getting hate this week for her upcoming show in Morocco.

Actor Hani Salama under fire for controversial role in The Preacher. (Image: Facebook)
08:01 GMT

When religion gets in the way of an actor's life, things become complicated. Actor Hani Salama received death threats for his role in the controversial The Preacher.

Karl Wolf wins hearts in Dubai.
05:00 GMT

Arab music icon Karl Wolf spills it on the past and present of his hot music career, including the filming process for his latest hit "Go Your Own Way" in Dubai.

August 17, 2013

Marianne Faithfull falls out of Baalbeck Festival lineup (Image: Facebook)
08:00 GMT

Marianne Faithfull sadly had to cancel her moment in the spotlight at Lebanon's Baalbeck Festival due to an injury.

Brad Pitt is looking into bringin' the whole fam to the UK for another round of WWZ filming.
05:00 GMT

The film that many thought controversial due its pro-Israeli undertones is now set to have a sequel, and family man star Brad Pitt plans to move his family to the UK for the second round of filming.

August 16, 2013

Cairo Opera House will remain empty until further notice. (Image:
05:00 GMT

Now isn't the time for opera in Egypt. With tragic violence erupting around the country, the Cairo Opera House has suspended all activities for the time being.

August 15, 2013

Are you ready for 'Tonight' with Amr Diab?
10:21 GMT

Well, he might still not have released the full album yet -C’mon, already!- but his single release ‘Al Leila’ (Tonight) has led him to beat Sherine Abdel Wahab for most watched YouTube vid.

A snapshot from Latifa's latest YouTube clip (Tanned Man). (Image: YouTube)
09:39 GMT

YouTube is the place for videos of any kind, and singer Latifah has released her latest fabulous music video on the site!

Will Haifa Wehbe take relational advice from Arab Idol diva Ahlam?
09:32 GMT

We’ve been questioning if Haifa Wehbe will ever get back together with her former husband. Now Ahlam, at least, thinks they should!

Snapshots from Elissa's video "I'm Fed Up With You." (Image: YouTube)
09:09 GMT

Elissa's latest music video has finally been released, and its YouTube viewing numbers are going through the roof!

Carole Samaha has to take a break from the mic due to her illness.
08:24 GMT

With an illness that sounds incredibly painful, Lebanese superstar Carole Samaha has had to delay the debut of her new musical play ‘til December.

Elissa is hot and bothered by Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood. (Image: Facebook)
08:21 GMT

The Muslim Brotherhood have been causing mayhem in Egypt and superstar Elissa is tweeting away about just how furious she is with them!