June 27, 2013
The 'Superstition' hit maker, Stevie Wonder, is still a gospel singing machine. His next album will be a tribute to his mother and may include a track in Arabic!
Aspiring musicians now have another chance to spread their work around the region, thanks to the organizers of Sikka Art Fair.
Love her or hate her, Alicia Keys is coming back to the Middle East in November with a concert so hot, it's gonna set Dubai on fire!
June 26, 2013
People need him, people want him, and now they’ve got him! Mohammad Abdo is rockin’ the stage once again! The Dubai International Trade Center never sounded so good.
Egyptian superstar Amr Diab recently held a massive concert to celebrate his now thirty years in the business.
Looks like Arab Idol runner-up Ahmad Jamal is soon to join the ranks of Nancy Ajram. The aspiring almost title holder Facebooked the news that the Lebanese songstress is sharing her own business manager, Jiji Lamara, with him.
June 25, 2013
Looks like everyone in the region has reached Assaf-mania. Some you'd least suspect are honoring this monumental moment of Palestinian pride, even Israelis!
He may not have achieved the Arab Idol title, but show finalist Ahmad Jamal still arrived in Cairo victorious with hotshot singer Angham at his side.
Uday Jagda is only 22, but he's already hit it up with the big boys of beat boxin' De La Soul and Erykah Badu, now he's got a track on a new Emirate album!
June 24, 2013
“Arab Idol has offered us more than any politician has,” said Arab Idol finalist, Ahmad. He, Farah, and the winning Mohammad provide hope to others with humble beginnings.
It may not be the Civil War all over again, but things around the Bekaa Valley where the International festival takes place are certainly not peaceful right now. Organizers of the event are weighing options to see if a change of venue is necessary.
June 23, 2013
The region's hottest talent show finished strong with the judges actually getting along. What gives?
Cairo's old-school Salah Eddin Citadel transformed to the hipster place to be on World Music Day. Three Egyptian bands rocked it on stage for the June 20th Fête de la Musique celebration.
All Palestinians have been rooting for their homeboy, Arab Idol contestant Mohammad Assaf, to win the title. Their wishes came true last night, as the talented singer became the next big thing in the region's music industry.
June 22, 2013
Elissa's got a new music video with a dreamy lover from Spain.