March 5, 2015
Known for her roles in the Turkish soap opera “Ihlamurlar altinda” (Under the lime trees), which was dubbed into Arabic, Tuba Büyüküstün tours around the Syrian refugee camp located in Jordan.
Daniela Spector's latest album is all about beautiful things.
Joining the ranks of John Legend, Omar Khairat is next on the list for the Spring of Culture Festival lineup.
Egypt-based belly dancer Sofinar, often known as "Safinaz", shared on live news some shocking reports about the hotel that sued her for disgracing the Egyptian flag.
Assala Nasri replacing Sherine Abdel Wahab on The Voice... will she turn her chair around for you?
Drake's Dubai concert is coming up, and now there's a pop-up VIP section available for his biggest (and richest) fans!
Diana King is performing tonight in Bahrain and this Saturday in the Emirates, and here's everything you need to about the reggae artist.
Hollywood's Gerard Butler is promoting Hugo Boss' new fragrance in Dubai, and you might be the lucky fan who gets to meet him!
Khloe Kardashian enjoyed a beach holiday with her on and off BF French Montana!
March 4, 2015
Assi El Helani's daughter Marina clearly has the keys to both her superstar daddy's heart and a brand new car!
The "Fireball" singer is headlining this year's Bahrain Formula One at the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) in Sakhir, it was announced yesterday.
T-Pain made Monday a magical day for US servicemen, women, families and friends at the naval base in Jaffair with a surprise concert.
"I Say a Little Prayer" hit maker Diana King is bringing her reggae singing self to the Emirates.
"Cinderella" actress Lily James looked magical in an Elie Saab shimmering dress.
Syrian actor Omar Hajjo passed away on Wednesday morning after a long battle with illness.
One ISIS member wants Maya Diab for his own pleasure!
Amr Diab has threatened to take legal action against MBC TV for legal misconduct.
George Clooney admits that his wife Amal Alamuddin is the brainy one in their marriage!
March 3, 2015
Dominique Hourani hit up a VIP ceremony recently for jewelry brand Van Cleef & Arpels.
Are Americans ready to hear their political satire-news from a Middle-Easterner with a "thick accent"?
Jennifer Lawrence to play Iraq war photographer in a new Steven Spielberg film.
Liqaa Sweian threatened with murder and kidnap of her child.
One of the highlights of Bahrain's "Spring of Culture" festival went off without a glitch. The "All of Us" hit maker was well received in the region.
Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih is on Dancing with the Stars Lebanon.
Metal rock band Xandria has got a gig in The Music Room this month.
I hate you, so I'm gonna copy you! Rola Yamout copies her sis Haifa Wehbe's style yet again.
She's had several gigs around the region, and another one coming up this week in Cairo.
The Egyptian-based Armenian belly dancer Safinaz knows how to keep her name in the news - by getting in trouble all the time!
March 2, 2015
Juliana Down will open for the Thirty Seconds to Mars concert at the Dubai World Trade Center, but she'll be sharing the stage with someone. #MARSBattleoftheBands competition will determine which lucky group it will be!
Moroccan diva Loubna Abidar is suing against her director for sexual harassment and says she's not the first actress that has pressed him with these charges.
Najwa Karam wasn't too happy to see a snake on the Arabs Got Talent's stage last week.
Ever wondered what a Tamer Hosny lookalike looks like?
May Hariri referred to her friends as "gay" in a hilarious photo caption on Instagram!
The oud-playing Lebanese performer is in Muscat ready to play his best pieces with the Royal Oman Symphony Orchestra this week.
They make fun of everything, but did SNL go too far with the sketch of "50 Shades of Grey" actress Dakota Johnson playing daughter headed off to join Daesh?
Morocco reports six-fold spike in foreign filming in 2014.
I mean, could a lineup get any hotter?! Dubai was treated three nights in a row of wicked sweet tunes from James Blunt, Sting, John Legend, and many more amazing musicians.
US singer Alicia Keys shared another shot of her newborn son, whom she's had with her Muslim hubby Swizz Beatz.
March 1, 2015
George Wassouf's new wife Nada Zeidan finally confirms her pregnancy and addresses her step-son hate rumors!
A video of Egyptian superstar Sherine Abdel Wahab singing as a child has fallen into our hands, and you can watch it right here!
Celebrities Nadine Al Assad, Khalid El Sheikh and Hazem Sherif bring on the patriotism, love and peace at the Al Majaz Amphitheatre performance of "The Shadows".
Ragheb Alama has three gigs in the land down under, and his Southern Hemisphere fans couldn't be more excited.
Hmm, what was it that kept the Egyptian actress from showing to her own film premiere for "Al Dunia Maqlouba" (The World Upside Down).
Picture perfect: Alicia Keys and her Muslim hubby introduce their newborn baby with intimate family portrait
Alicia Keys introduces her adorable newborn son to the world.
Over the weekend, followers of Mohamed Mounir were tweeting the star's hashtag on Twitter.
Ahmed Ezz and Zeina are still battling it out in court... at a very slow pace!
Special Episode ends Season 2 of El Beit show on a highly memorable note.
He just won an Oscar for his "Selma" theme song, a movie that digs into human rights issues. That's why some folks are wondering why he's performing in Bahrain where human rights problems have resurfaced last week.
February 28, 2015
Egyptian satirical TV host Bassem Youssef answered Reddit's "Ask Me Anything" on Sunday. This is what he had to say!
Traveling from Madaba, Jordan to Algiers, Macadi Nahhas shared her jazzy jams in Algerian traditional clothing on Thursday night.
February 26, 2015
"Furoius 7" star Vin Diesel's wife is giving birth to his third child, so the premiere for the film changed locations from Abu Dhabi to Los Angeles.
Tamer Hosny has fans going cray-cray with a YouTube teaser for his song "180 Degrees".
Lebanese actress Souad Kareem passed away on Wednesday.
“I’ll continue presenting the art that I love. I’ll continue to give concerts. See you next concert," the Egyptian singer wrote after the Egyptian Syndicate of Musical Professions' recent decision to expel him.
Well, it's too late now if you don't already have your tickets to see John Legend live in Bahrain. The Academy Award-winning "Glory" singer's Spring of Culture concert is already sold out.
ISIS are Israeli agents and Obama is the leader of an international gang? Those are Shaabola's new song lyrics!
Patriotic Egyptian folk singer Shaabola has attacked ISIS once again with a new insulting song.
Tunisian singer Latifa urges Arab governments to unite and end wars in the region.
Zuhair Murad wins over Rita Ora with a stunning couture dress at the Brit Awards.
February 25, 2015
She's been making a name for herself after winning the first season of Arab Idol, and now Carmen Suleiman and Bollywood singing sensation Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy will help Oredoo celebrate 10 years in the biz with a concert.
They could take her in Ramadan 2014, banning her "Halawet Rouh" from airing in cinemas, and fans are already getting their feathers ruffled over her recent social media image share.
Eddie Ray Routh found guilty of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle's murder.
The Egyptian actress is taking some heat right now after being accused of physically hitting producer Khaled Mohammad Taher.
Former Mr. Lebanon Wissam Hanna is NOT a fan of Amal Hijazi, and he's not afraid to show it!
Born in Belgium but brought up in Tunisia, singer Ghalia Benali is bringing her album "Al Palna" back to life in Cairo next week.
This weekend is seriously going to be epic in the Emirates as the Dubai Jazz Festival brings James Blunt, John Legend, and Sting to the stage.
Former Miss Turkey Merve Buyuksarac in hot water for posting satirical poem about Turkey's President!
Nancy Ajram's new music video lacks everything her old videos had, and her fans are totes unhappy!
Nancy Ajram's shemale lookalike Hisham Alrashed has big news for his fans: There's a mini him on the way!
February 24, 2015
Get ready to hang onto your seats if you hit the cinema this week. "Out of Order" (Khareg El-Khedma), a psychological thriller, opens on Wednesday.
We've all been upset with our partners before, but Lebanese model Joelle Hatem must have been seriously ticked when she typed to the world that she and her hubby had split up....only to take it back a few hours later.
What would Gigi Hadid's Palestinian family think of her PDA with bf Cody Simpson at this Oscars After Party?
Mohamed Hamaki has finally announced his divorce from wife of two-years Nahla al Hajari!
George Wassouf's marriage to Nada Zeidan has just taken a new turbulent turn!
"Tonight" hit maker Amr Diab is working hard to bring us more of the music we love. The Egyptian songster has a new album under construction to be ready come summer.
Egyptian film makers' endeavors to enter the Oscars have nearly always gone unheeded. Check out this list of films that were close to competing the best foreign language film Oscar award.
Somebody tell Adel Imam that Nour el Sherif is a friend in need!
Less than a month away until the music of Macklemore, Lil Wayne, Avicii and Clean Bandit brings dancers alive from around the globe at the Street Life show March 18-21.
February 23, 2015
Having worked with both talented actors Yousif Al Khal and Abed Fahed in the hit drama "Law" (If), Nadine played nice girl and wouldn't give the dish on which star she preferred.
Lindsay Lohan admits she likes to learn lessons the hard way, but insists she is ready to lead a more private life.
We were made to love this year's Spring of Culture line-up. John Legend, Hussain Al Jassmi, Joss Stone, Omar Khairat, and many others will make this a festival to remember, for sure.
It got the nomination, but "Aya" didn't go home with the coveted Oscar for best live action short film. Read here to see which film got it instead.
Egyptian actor Ahmed el Sakka saved a baby's life this week after finding her in a dumpster!
Were Lady Gaga's Oscar "dishwashing gloves" inspired by Amal Clooney's pair from her Golden Globes appearance?
Emma Stone stuns in a winning Elie Saab dress at the Oscars.
It will be a fairy tale story again in the Cairo Opera House. The Cinderella ballet is returning after a 15 year hiatus.
Jennifer Lopez gracefully tripped on the train of her dress while she was presenting at the Oscar Awards on Sunday.
February 22, 2015
Miss Fashionista Maya Diab has a new business venture, and we think you're totes going to like it!
Some snickering fans spread rumors that Ragheb Alama and Elissa were more than just colleagues after the songstress shared a picture of the two all kinds of cuddly on set X Factor.
Kuwaiti singer Shams must have really upset her hubby for him to block her on Whatsapp!
All the students on campus at Cairo University were only actors as Adel Imam's new program "A Manager and the Head of a Department" filmed scenes on location.
New uber-modern development, Meier-on-Rothschild Tower, might bring a bunch of Tinseltown names to settle in Tel Aviv.
We know her well from "Scoop with Raya" among a slew of other TV appearances. MBC presenter Raya Abirached shares what it's like to be an Arab celebrity living in London.
OSN is the region's leading pay-TV network, and they're the ones bringing you the Oscars!
February 21, 2015
Ten artists from five Arab countries have been granted production grants from Al-Mawred Al-Thaqafy (or Culture Resource), in the second leg of its 2014 Production Awards Programme.
Saudi film festival opens despite cinema ban in the ultra conservative country!