Music Reviews

December 18, 2013

Carole Samaha smoked the screen of "Mahboubi Ana" Tuesday night! (Image: Facebook)
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Hopping from performance to live performance, Carole Samaha takes the stage and screen again, singing her hit "Ehsass kbeer" on MBC 1 TV show "Mahboubi Ana" Tuesday night.

December 17, 2013

Donia Samir Ghanem takes' the 2013 cake with the No. 1 music video for MENA. (Image: Facebook)
12:40 GMT

Check out this grand slam list of the Middle East and North Africa's most popular music videos from the last 12 months on youtube.

Nancy Ajram and Tamer Hosny lovin' on their Cairo crowd.
09:59 GMT

Two of our region's biggest stars showed no fear of carrying on with life and their careers in Egypt despite the political instability. The duo held a concert for "Q Net" on December 14th to a raving crowd.

December 16, 2013

Black Sabbath ready to throw it down in Abu Dhabi next year!
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The month of May, 2014 will bring us more than warmer weather to get excited about if you're heavy metal maniac! Black Sabbath, the band headed by reality TV star Ozzy Osbourne, have a May 29th concert scheduled to rock our socks off!

Carole Samaha posing backstage with Dancing With the Stars show host Wissam Breidy (Image: Twitter)
09:19 GMT

Newlywed songstress Carole Samaha has proved she's definitely fully recovered from her serious injury as she grooved her way across the dance floor, singing up a storm, on set the Dancing With The Stars television show.

December 15, 2013

Myriam Fares performing at the OTV awards (Image: Instagram)
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Best performer and best music video were the nominations received by ostentatious celebrity Myriam Fares at the OTV music awards.

Venezuelan film ‘El Sistema’ (2008) will be shown Sunday in Cairo, just one of many fun things to do in Egypt this week. (Image:
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Check out this wicked sweet list of things to do in Egypt from December 15th to 22nd.

December 14, 2013

It may not be warm out, but New Year's Eve is still going to be hot, hot, hot in Irbil with Nawal Al Zoghbi in town! (Image: Facebook)
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Not sure what to do for New Year's Eve? If Nawal's music is your thing, make your way to the Kurdistan city of Irbil on December 31st!

December 13, 2013

Carlos Santana will now play Dubai on Thursday February 20. (Image: Facebook)
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Due to a conflict in scheduling with the Rolling Stones concert in Abu Dhabi, the Carlos Santana night at the Dubai Jazz Festival has switched to Thursday, February 20 from Friday February 21.

December 12, 2013

Shabola is back at the recording studio and he's calling on Egyptian people to vote for the new amended constitution. (Image: Facebook)
08:31 GMT

After mourning the death of his wife last week, Shaaban Abdel Rahim is back at the studio with a new political song.

One of the looks Carmen sports in her new video. (Image: Facebook)
07:36 GMT

Arab Idol's Carmen Suleiman and the legendary Mohammad Abdo have collaborated together in her latest music video.

December 11, 2013

Ali Jaber and Nancy Ajram will be judging the KidsTalent competition in Abu Dhabi. (Image: AlBawaba edit)
09:32 GMT

Arab Idol judge and kids' fave Nancy Ajram and Arabs Got Talent’s Ali Jaber will judge the finals of KidsTalent in Abu Dhabi.

December 10, 2013

Ghada Rajab wants life to be like a bed of roses for children in Egypt
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Ghada's newest song reveals the hope she has for the children of Egypt.

Best buddies Samo Zain (R) and director Sheriff Francis (L). (Image: Facebook)
08:32 GMT

Samo Zain headed to Athens this week to film a music video for his latest album.

Ghalia Ben Ali performing at Hayy Festival. (Image: Facebook)
08:23 GMT

Can't decide if you're in the mood for Arabic, Jazz, or Indian music? Get three for the price of one ticket to Ghalia Ben Ali's Alexandria concert this weekend.