Music Reviews

June 2, 2014

A Still from the "Jabal Al Halal" cast & crew's video dancing to Hussain's "Good News." (Image: YouTube still)
11:10 GMT

What did we tell ya about Hussain Al Jasmi's "Bushret Khair" (Good News) music video? Yep, it's gone viral!

"Wonderbox" was one of the many May highlights in Egypt (Image still from Ahram's video).
08:00 GMT

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Here's the greatest of what Egypt had to offer in May 2014

June 1, 2014

Wael will be singing the theme tune for Layla Elwi's upcoming series. (Image: Albawaba edit)
14:07 GMT

Egyptian actress Layla Elwi has chosen Lebanese singer Wael Jassar to sing the theme tune for her new TV drama “Shams” (Sun), which is scheduled to air this Ramadan!

Black Sabbath nailed it in Abu Dhabi.
06:06 GMT

Black Sabbath met all expectations and possibly surpassed them at their Yas Island gig on May 29.

May 29, 2014

The TV news anchor dancing to Jasmi's song. (Image: YouTube still)
13:46 GMT

Looks like Hussain Al Jasmi's latest single "Boshret Khair" (Good News) is catchier than the UAE singer may have thought!

The single “Rabna Wayyak” (God is with You) celebrates the victory of Sisi in the recent Egyptian Presidential elections. (Image: Facebook)
12:49 GMT

Moroccan singer Jannat took part in Egyptian singers Mohammad Fouad, Ehab Tawfiq and Mustafa Kamel’s latest single for Sisi.

Justin Timberlake at Tel Aviv's Hayarkon Park on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. (Image: Haaretz.com)
09:28 GMT

American pop star rocks tens of thousands of fans in Park Hayarkon during premier Israel concert.

May 27, 2014

Ahlam and Abdo performing at the Qatari wedding ceremony. (Image: Facebook)
11:08 GMT

Mohammad Abdo and Ahlam entertained guests with their greatest hits at a Royal wedding ceremony in Qatar this week.

A still from Hussain's video featuring an Egyptian kid with a sign that reads "Egypt." (Image: YouTube still)
08:44 GMT

Hussain Al Jasmi has done a Pharrell with his latest Happy-like music video.

May 26, 2014

Is Maya Diab sweet as honey in your opinion? (Image: Facebook)
07:00 GMT

Meh, it may not be her best work creatively, but she surely does look good in the “Aywah” (Yes) music video.

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.

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.

May 21, 2014

Nancy and Khaled are working on a new duet at the moment. (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:15 GMT

Nancy Ajram and Cheb Khaled will be hitting the recording studio together again for a brand new duet this year.