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May 20, 2014

Does Macklemore look like he's making fun of the Jews to you? (Image: Twitter)
12:14 GMT

After getting flack from folks like Seth Rogen for his controversial concert costume, hip-hop songster Macklemore assures his large prosthetic nose, silk suit shirt, and bushy black beard weren't anti-Semitic. What "Thrift Shop" do you suppose he got those from?

One of the performances at a past Jacob's Ladder Festival. (Image: Josavill.com)
11:41 GMT

Look out for a fab music line-up at this year's three-day Jacob's Ladder Festival in Israel.

Nancy beat Elissa this time, but Elissa won the same award three times in previous years as well. (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:39 GMT

Lebanese superstar Nancy Ajram claims the number 1 spot as best female artist in the Arab world with a World Music Award.

Arab Idol winner Mohammad Assaf has been invited to perform at the 64th FIFA Congress opening ceremony in June. (Image: Facebook)
09:11 GMT

Arab Idol winner Mohammad Assaf has been invited to perform at the 64th FIFA Congress opening ceremony in June.

Dominique swimming like a real-life mermaid in her music video "Malak." (Image: Dominiquehourani.com)
08:36 GMT

Looks like Dominique Hourani is a mermaid in her latest music video and we're totes in love with the idea!

One Direction are going to set Dubai on fire in April next year. (Image: Facebook)
07:57 GMT

There's "One Thing" that's awesome in 2015 and that's One Direction's Dubai debut.

HH Sayyid Kamil Al Said, ROHM Board Member, is leading the announcement of the new 2014/2015 season.
05:00 GMT

The 2014-15 ROHM season has been officially slipped out. Take a look!

May 19, 2014

Assi's use of slang words in his latest Moroccan song has upset his fans. (Image: Facebook)
14:02 GMT

Assi Helani's latest Moroccan single did not receive the love he was hoping for from his Moroccan fans.

See? Hala Sidqi's got a smile on her face again.
12:26 GMT

It's not easy to pull out of a depressive state, but after seven years of hanging out in the dark pit of despair, Hala Sidqi is on quest to climb her way out.

The difference between today's Myriam and the old Myriam is huge! (Image: Albawaba edit)
11:23 GMT

Myriam Fares is being accused of having had plastic surgery to look as good as she does today!

Psychedelic folk rock group The Invisible Hands deliver a fab performance to an exuberant crowd in Egypt. (Image: Facebook)
10:47 GMT

Psychedelic folk rock group The Invisible Hands deliver a fab performance to an exuberant crowd in Egypt.

"I Fell in Love" star Munther Rihana has returned to filming!
10:39 GMT

The action never seems to stop for Munther Rihana who has just returned to Egypt from filming in his homeland of Jordan.

Karim Abdel Aziz has publicly announced his vote goes to Sis for president.
10:06 GMT

Well, it may not be a direct promotion for presidential candidate Abdel Fatah Al Sisi, but it is certainly about the upcoming election.

No problems here: Rania says she's good friends with Helmy! (Image: Albawaba edit)
09:46 GMT

Apparently, there's a feud between Rania Youssef and Ahmed Helmy over the comedian's new cartoon show!

George Clooney is willing to kiss up to Amal's conservative parents.
09:07 GMT

George Clooney is so in love he'd marry Amal tomorrow if he could, so he's willing to keep his future in-laws happy with a quick engagement followed by big old dream wedding.