Music Reviews

July 3, 2014

Nancy celebrated life in Lebanon through her Beirut concert last week. (Image: Facebook)
08:26 GMT

A few bombings or terrorist attacks in Lebanon didn't scare Nancy Ajram, as she went ahead with her planned Beirut concert as scheduled!

July 2, 2014

Jordanian Hisham Said performs in Sofar Cairo (Image: Rowan El Shimi)
09:35 GMT

Cairo hosts its first ever Sofar concert, part of a global movement that brings live music to people’s living rooms.

Joss Stone took her singing magic to Lebanon Tuesday night.
05:56 GMT

In light of Lebanon’s recent spate of bombings, raids and clashes, you might assume British soul singer Joss Stone was a bit nervous when she flew into Beirut Tuesday night, but she got her game face on and made her way there.

A packed out Jerash Festival. (Image: Facebook)
05:27 GMT

The 29th Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts was a grand slam success with A-list stars storming the stage and fans that followed them to the Roman city.

July 1, 2014

Fayrouz's latest music video is reminiscent of her earlier work. (Image: Screenshot from video)
05:33 GMT

As Muslims focus on their faith, classic Christian-background songstress Fayrouz released a music video, paying tribute to her late hubby

June 29, 2014

Ahlam doing a spot of shopping as a treat from working hard at filming her videos! (Image: Instagram)
12:57 GMT

Ahlam was in the old city of Budapest where she filmed two of her latest music videos.

Samira's theme tune for "Love Story" is bound to have been sung with "love"! (Image: Facebook)
08:12 GMT

Samira Said sings the theme tune for Cyrine Abdel Nour's Ramadan drama "Seeret Hob" (Love Story).

Lebanese Diva Magida el-Roumi performs on the opening night of the Beiteddine festival in the Lebanese Shouf mountains, southeast of Beirut, on June 26, 2014. (AFP /JOSEPH EID)
06:09 GMT

Majida El Roumi brought a little sliver of happiness to a country suffering some sad times with her gig at the he Ottoman-era palace of Beiteddine Thursday evening.

June 27, 2014

One of many Najwa Karam selfies on her Jerash journeys. (Image: Twitter)
17:53 GMT

From the driver's seat of her car to a press conference to the actual concert stage, Najwa Karam kept her social media fans up to date with the happenings of the hot songstress

June 25, 2014

Will Myriam take over the small screen this Ramadan? (Image: Facebook)
08:35 GMT

Lebanese singer Adam recorded the thrilling theme tune for Myriam Fares's Ramadan TV show "Ittiham" (Accusation).

June 24, 2014

Fete de la Musique took place on June 21st in Lebanon.
07:00 GMT

Saturday saw droves of fans despite security fears in Lebanon for the Fête de la Musique festival.

June 23, 2014

Grace Deeb is back, baby! (Image: Facebook)
17:55 GMT

It's been a few years since Grace Deeb produced her own video for "Sing", but the Lebanese songstress is back in business now, baby!

Amr is bringing out a religious music album this Eid! (Image: Facebook)
08:22 GMT

A bunch of Arab singers are "doin' it right" and releasing their latest music albums this Eid instead!

June 22, 2014

What can he say? Kazem Al Saher loves "The Most Beautiful Women"! (Image: Facebook)
23:24 GMT

True to his romantic, poetic best form, Kazem Al Saher is singing his heart out about "The Most Beautiful Women".

June 21, 2014

Listening to Karim playing electric oud in combination with a computer-generated sound at Katara Art Centre (KAC) is a treat. (Image: Gulf Times)
05:00 GMT

Meet Karim Sultan, a Doha-based musician and oud player who loves experimenting with sounds using his computer.