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February 9, 2014

Hearts, flowers, and Ragheb and Sherine. Valentine's 2014? Yes, please!
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Lovers of Lebanese superstar Ragheb Alama and starry-eyed Sherine Abdel Wahab fans can spend Valentine's Day with both in one location at the City Stars Hotel in Nasr City.

Music is taking Egypt by "Storm" this week (Image captured from
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Here's a list of the best music, theater, films, and more going on in Cairo and Alexandria this week.

"Al-Bernameg" aired on MBC! (Image: Facebook)
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The highly anticipated return of Bassem Youssef was broadcast at last on Friday, February 7th on the privately owned MBC Misr channel.

February 8, 2014

Ola Ghanem might be hot and sassy, but she doesn't aim to be seductive. (Image: Facebook)
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After getting some heat for her scene wearing only a towel in last year's Ramadan drama "Good Mood", the Egyptian actress clears the air on her wardrobe choices and scenes selected by the director.

Amal Boushousha is bringing us something special this March.
08:28 GMT

Algerian artist filming a Syrian dialect drama on location in Abu Dhabi. How's that for mixing up the region?!

MBC's Arabs Got Talent was one of the top three programs across all UAE households. (Image: Facebook)
05:30 GMT

An annual report by tview, which measures television audiences, shows that MBC channels are the most watched in the UAE and Arab world.

February 7, 2014

Kazem is a shy man by nature, but has grown in confidence after acting as a judge on "The Voice." (Image: Facebook)
05:55 GMT

Kazem El Saher is slowly coming out of his shell after becoming judge on "The Voice" for the second year in a row.

February 6, 2014

Jamal looks oh-so-happy to see his friend walking again! (Image: Twitter)
12:40 GMT

Assi Helani has made a speedy recovery from his hip surgery and is able to walk again.

We can't think of a better way to spend your evening on March 8 than to rock out to some Eric Clapton hits. (Image: Facebook)
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The legendary British singer Eric Clapton will be making his Bahrain debut this March.

Nicole + Tamer = Yasin + US tour
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The leading lady of his upcoming drama "Yasin" will also be sharing the spotlight with Tamer Hosny on stage in Washington D.C. on February 15 as the two conduct a concert for the US Capital.

This is where the tunes of love will be in the air! (Image: Facebook)
09:39 GMT

A special Valentine's repertoire is yours for the listening this Sunday, February 9 in Alexandria and Monday February 10 in Damanhour thanks to the Alexandria Opera House String Orchestra and the Sweet Sound Band.

Leap for joy! There is still hope to rock with the Rolling Stones in Abu Dhabi! (Image: Facebook)
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For fans bummed they didn't get their Rolling Stones tickets in time before they sold out, you now have cause for rejoicing because du Arena has been expanded, making more tickets available for purchase now!

Ezz hired Zeina’s friend and lawyer to the stars Murtada Mansour to represent him in court against the lawsuit Zeina had filed against him. (Image: Albawaba edit)
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The Ahmed Ezz-Zeina baby drama continues. Now he's claiming Zeina refused a DNA test! Uh, oh!

The hilarious satirist Bassem Youssef will be gracing our screens once again this Friday! (Image: Gulf News)
07:48 GMT

OMG! Bassem Youssef's controversial show "El Bernameg" is finally going back on air tomorrow on Saudi airwaves!

Khaled Abol Naga plays a makeup-aged old man on "Villa 69" (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Neither depressing nor sad, but greatly realistic, "Villa 69" delivers us to the Nile where a dying man takes stock of his life.