Latest News

May 26, 2014

Poker face Amr Diab won't discuss his reasons for cancelling (Image: Facebook)
06:00 GMT

After pulling the plug on gigs in the U.S. several times in a row, concert organizers have suffered serious financial losses. Will the States ever see his face on stage again?

What do Ahlam and Um Kulthum have in common? Everything according to the UAE singer! (Image: Albawaba edit)
05:00 GMT

What do Ahlam and Um Kulthum have in common? Everything according to the UAE singer!

May 25, 2014

Justin Timberlake stopped over in Abu Dhabi to sing his heart out as a part of his 20/20 tour. (Image: Facebook)
14:02 GMT

Justin Timberlake's hotter than hot performance (literally) was totes reminiscent of a night with MJ.

Tamer Hosny was ok with letting his co-star go off set for a bit. (Image courtesy of Facebook)
13:39 GMT

He's got a part on Tamer Hosny's “Farq Tawqeet” (Difference in Timing), but the gracious superstar said he could take a couple days off to film a French TV show "Engrenages".

Ragheb during his visit to Roumieh Prison. (Image: Facebook)
10:58 GMT

Ragheb Alama took his first mission as UN Ambassador in Roumieh Prison very seriously.

The Boyzone bringing it in Dubai (Image: Facebook).
10:27 GMT

They sure know how to "Light up the Night"! Boyzone totally nailed their boyband performance at the Dubai Tennis Stadium on May 22.

Aziz might have to upload his latest single somewhere else on the web now! (Image: Facebook)
09:59 GMT

YouTube have deleted Aziz Al Shafei's latest music video, and he ain't happy about it!

Mohammad Abdo with producer Hasaan Al Abdeeli (Image: Facebook)
09:57 GMT

He's been keeping the music coming for pretty much forever now, so we know his latest track “Thikrayatak” (Your Memories) is totes legit.

George is defo in Amal's mum's good books right now! (Image: Albawaba edit)
09:25 GMT

George Clooney wined and dined his future mother-in-law, Baria Alamuddin, on Thursday night (22.05.14), marking the first time he has seen her since proposing to Amal Alamuddin last month.

May posed with Adam and Lohan in Cannes. (Image: Instagram)
08:42 GMT

Lebanese starlet Mai Hariri attended the Cannes Film Festival where she hung out with stars like Lindsay Lohan and Adam Sabbagh.

George Clooney is keeping the romance coming for his Beirut-born bride-to-be.
07:58 GMT

Surprise! Let's go to Surrey! George Clooney took his new fiancée Amal Alamuddin to visit the set of the hit TV series "Downton Abbey".

What will Misi's character be like in "Mission Misi"?
05:31 GMT

Ahmed Helmy talks about his latest role as Misi the monkey!

May 24, 2014

One big moment for the Dubai-based progressive rockers (Image courtesy of the Anuryzm website).
09:00 GMT

Every heavy metal rockers dream is to share the stage the legendary Black Sabbath, but it's soon to be the reality for Dubai-based progressive rockers Anuryzm at Du Arena, Abu Dhabi on May 29.

Fete de la Musique is coming again! (Image courtesy of
05:00 GMT

Beirut joined the summer solstice party 14 years ago, and this June 21st will do it once again!

May 22, 2014

The adventure of filming is now over for "From A to B" (Image: IMDB)
12:00 GMT

The film, which wrapped in Jordan after 26 days of filming, stars Saudi stand-up comedian Fahad Albutairi, Egyptian actor Shadi Alfons and Syrian actor Fadi Rifaai.