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May 16, 2013

What creation will Tamer and JLo culminate?
10:07 GMT

Egypt’s megastar is perfecting the art of East meets West in music by developing joint projects with the U.S.’s hottest singers: Jennifer Lopez (JLo), Pitbull, and Akon.

Angelina Jolie makes another daring move.
08:26 GMT

The region's fave philanthropist took an extreme precautionary measure against breast cancer with her recent double mastectomy, but many folks are wondering if it was REALLY necessary. One of Dubai's top breast cancer specialist, however, agrees with Angelina's sensible decision.

Mohammad Assaf has shined on Arab Idol, making Palestine proud.
08:03 GMT

An Israeli TV station aired a report in Hebrew, highlighting the large fan base for the Palestinian homeboy, Mohammad Assaf, who is a season 2 finalist on the MBC talent show.

Polish pianist Mariola Cieniawa can fan herself and play at the same time.
05:00 GMT

One of Poland's outstanding pianists is bringing the music to Egypt. Mariola Cieniawa will perform a recital at Cairo's historic Manasterly Palace on Sunday 19 May.

May 15, 2013

Super7 on the air with Catboy and Geordiebird from Dubai 92 FM
13:46 GMT

Dubai's caped superhero lands on the radio for the most important meal of the morning - Super7 goes live on the Catboy and Geordiebird’s Dubai 92 readio breakfast show as a part of his 10,000 Shukrans mission.

Hanan Abdalla - "In the Shadow of a Man"
13:37 GMT

“Better the shadow of a man,” an Egyptian proverb suggests, “than the shadow of a wall.”

Dubai tourists are ready to party like rock stars
12:45 GMT

The UAE has got it going on right now with a stellar tourism industry that brings with it big-name performances like Justin Bieber, Rihanna, and old school Metallica.

Warda's "Eyyam" page description
12:13 GMT

The legend of the late, great Algerian singer Warda Al-Jazayria lives on with the recent release of a music video for her song “Eyyam” (Days) produced by her son Riyad AL Wassri.

The Middle East's favorite do-gooder, Angelina Jolie, took the drastic option of having both her breasts removed after she was identified as carrying the BRCA1 cancer gene.
09:40 GMT

The Middle East's favorite do-gooder, Angelina Jolie, took the drastic option of having both her breasts removed after she was identified as carrying the BRCA1 cancer gene.

Flaming lips enrage the conservatives, inspire others. Photo for illustrative purposes only.
05:00 GMT

Emirati singer does it again with double-kiss picture.

Fadel Shaker dumps his BFF for God. Photo courtesy of Fadel Shaker's Facebook.
05:00 GMT

Fadel Shaker chooses "faithship" over friendship and distances himself from Hussein al Jassmi.

May 14, 2013

Justin Bieber loves his momma
13:32 GMT

After making a splash in Dubai, Justin Bieber brought his mother to the stage during his Mother's Day concert in South Africa.

Haifa looks purrfect as cat woman
13:15 GMT

Haifa Wehbe has stolen the show and the bank in a brand spankin’ new Rotana music video that’s positively purrfect.

Greenbox Museum in the Gulf
12:25 GMT

What's so special about Saudi's small Greenbox Museum that has received more Facebook likes than any other museum in the world?

Shatha Hassoun gets fans excited with a Facebook post announcing a Ramadan project
07:30 GMT

Iraqi singer Shatha Hassoun keeps fans tantalized with a social network announcement about a joint project with British singer Sami Youssef this coming Holy Month.