Music Reviews

August 25, 2013

Dina Hayek was on fire at Morocco's Jewel of Life Festival last week. (Image: Facebook)
12:06 GMT

She's so good they had to call her twice! Lebanese singer Dina Hayek rocked the stage at the Jewel of Life Festival in Morocco for the second time this year.

Singer Joseph Attieh proved just how popular he is this summer. (Image: Facebook)
08:13 GMT

Nothing's more exciting to a singer than proving their popularity in the music world. Lebanese singer Joseph Attieh hit the jackpot with fans in the Arab world this summer!

Sir Elton John sure knows how to please, even in Abu Dhabi (Image: Official Facebook page)
08:03 GMT

"I Guess That's Why They Call it the Blues" singer Elton John kept the audience dancing with his spine-tingling music throughout the night of his recent concert in Abu Dhabi at the most expensive hotel ever built, says an attending journalist.

Rapper Weld El 15 is one of the two rappers arrested on Thursday. (Image: Facebook)
07:30 GMT

Two Tunisian rappers, Weld El 15 and Klay BBJ, were taken into custody while performing this weekend by Tunisian security forces.

Elissa singin' her heart out.
05:00 GMT

It's like the groovy days of the '60s and '70s in the U.S. now in Lebanon with artists like Elissa singin' songs of political protest.

August 22, 2013

Mike mixes it up (Image: Facebook)
09:51 GMT

There's always something fun going on in Dubai, thanks to UAE's house music guru and DJ Mr Mr.

Julio Iglesias is ready to bring the heat in Amman. (Image: Facebook)
08:15 GMT

Classic Spanish singer Julio Iglesias is coming to Amman, baby! Get your smooth dance moves ready for a little Latin flavor.

Dubai Music Week will be headlined by international superstar (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

The region’s first music industry tradeshow and conference in Dubai will be headlined by international superstars and Timbaland.

August 21, 2013

Amr Diab was filmed secretly holding a concert in Greece. (Image: Facebook)
12:41 GMT

Uh Oh! Singer Amr Diab has landed himself into trouble by holding a concert surrounded by naked women in Greece!

Myriam Fares back to work from her luxurious holiday in Greece. (Image: Facebook)
09:47 GMT

Myriam Fares has had a month off to relax, and probably tan, in the beautiful Islands in Greece; but now she's back in full throttle to start off her new work projects.

Singer Ramy Essam gained tremendous popularity during the 25 January Revolution. (Image: Facebook)
09:00 GMT

During the Hosni Mubarak Revolution, Ramy Essam launched himself as a singer of the people against the regime. Now, Essam can't find his voice within the chaotic political situation in Egypt.

Dance tune ‘Dubai’, by Norwegian act Proglifter and remixed by Boxer and Forbes is featured on Soundcloud. (Image: 7Days)
08:19 GMT

Dubai is the place to be whether it is for fashion, food, shopping or festivals. Norwegian DJ Proglifter has released a new dance track named after the beautiful city.

August 20, 2013

Lebanese singer Diana Haddad (Image: Facebook)
13:08 GMT

It’s time for Diana Haddad to get out of Dodge (err Dubai) and get the cameras rolling for her latest music video on location in Turkey.

Ramy and Haifa getting personal in new music vid
09:07 GMT

It’s been nearly a year in the making, but now we only have moments to wait until the romantic duet featuring Haifa Wehbe and Ramy Ayach will be released.

Ehmej Festival 2013 has an all-star lineup!
09:05 GMT

It's gonna be happenin'!!! Stars like Ramy Ayach, Wael Kfoury, Fares Karam, and Haifa Wehbe will be hitting up the Jbeil village of Ejmej this week.