Music Reviews

January 23, 2014

These two are gonna get the party started tonight at the Muscat Festival, along with Mohammad Abdo.
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It's time to get the party started in Muscat! Concerts at the City Amphitheatre tonight are only the beginning of the fun to come between now and February 22.

Sensational pianist Karim Said has been playing since the tender age of 9. (Image: Facebook)
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Karim Said has found himself in piano at the age of 9. This tells the story of his ultimate success at the young age of 24.

January 22, 2014

Amr has confirmed his participation in the Hala February Festival this year. (Image:
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Heartthrob Amr Diab will be taking part in the Hala February Festival this year. Well, that's one very good reason to get excited about it!

Rose won the first ever Israeli version of the hit show "X-Factor." (Image: Facebook)
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The decision came after the intervention of Minister of Interior Gideon Sa'ar who instructed the Population Registry to allow Fostanes, a Philippines citizen, to work as a singer.

January 21, 2014

Speaking to the hearts of his co-patriots in the city of Jeddah, Orazio Sciortino brought down the house in the Italian consulate.
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Italian pianist Orazio Sciortio clanked the keys in gifted fashion at a Jeddah concert in his country's consulate.

January 20, 2014

There's still plenty of entertainment for Egypt over the next few days.
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Expected protests in Egypt this weekend means most venues are closing their doors on Friday and Saturday, but here are a few fun things to do for the next few days!

Wael thinks people are in need of his religious music album. (Image: Facebook)
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Wael Jassar refused to discuss his religious views, yet is soon coming out with a religious music album!

A perfect V Day present: Live the Legend of Zorro in Abu Dhabi this Feb. (Image:
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The sexy Zorro will come to life on stage in Abu Dhabi for the first time ever, in a dramatic theatre production that’s sure to blow your mind away.

The UAE community and visitors will experience both the tangible and intangible heritage of the Emirate through a wide range of activities at the grounds of Qasr Al Hosn. (Image:
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The annual Qasr Al Hosn Festival will be celebrating the history of the fort and centuries of Emirati culture and tradition in the UAE starting this February.

"Fabrica Band" rockin' out on stage back in May, 2012. (Image: Facebook)
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Taking their art and music on the road, "Fabrica" is US bound until the 29th of January.

Assaf has just completed recording four songs from his first ever music album. (Image: Facebook)
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Mohammad Assaf is living the high life as he continues to mingle with yet more celebs in the entertainment world, only this time they’re all in the recording studio!

January 19, 2014

Jahida singing her heart out (Image: Facebook).
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Lebanese singer and actress Jahida Wehbe provided a little flava flave to the inaugural Sharjah World Music Festival.

January 18, 2014

Nadina and Dolly will not be working together anymore. (Image: Albawaba edit)
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Lebanese singer Dolly Shahine was left standing alone after Canadian-Lebanese singer Nadina left her out in the lurch.

January 17, 2014

Sherine Abdel Wahab is the latest victim of online piracy. (Image: Facebook)
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Although Sherine Abdel Wahab's latest music album has proved itself as a serious hit, it only did so thanks to the online pirates that leaked it for her!

January 16, 2014

Yeah, girl. You got a reason to smile!
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For the first time ever, the UAE will bring us the Dubai Classics festival with performances from Sarah Brightman and our region's own Majida Al Roumi.