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Beirut & Beyond International Music Festival Is How You Deserve to End 2017

Beirut & Beyond International Music Festival Is How You Deserve to End 2017

by Nadine Arab

  In partnership with the Grand Factory, Beirut and Beyond International Music Festival is returning with its fifth edition next month. The 4-day festival, curated by the one and only Egyptian musician and composer, Maurice Louca, will be running from the 7th until the 10th of December. Hence, a guaranteed lively musical experience that you […]

Jebeliya: Meet Egypt’s ‘People of the Mountain’

Jebeliya: Meet Egypt’s ‘People of the Mountain’

by Nadine Arab

When it comes to Bedouins, we all have our stereotypes. The goats, the tents, and their traditional clothing are (most probably) things that cross your mind when you think about them. However, there’s a common misconception that assumes that all Bedouins are similar. We’re sorry (not sorry) to tell you, but they’re not.   This […]

Saudi Arabia to Reopen Some of Yemen’s Sea and Airports After International Outrage

Saudi Arabia to Reopen Some of Yemen’s Sea and Airports After International Outrage

By Reem Tolba

  Almost two weeks ago, Yemen’s Shiites rebels, known as Houthis, fired four ballistic missiles that were intercepted near Riyadh’s global airport. In response to that, the Saudi-led coalition closed down Yemen’s land, sea and airports a week ago. This blockade was deemed hysterical to Yemenis as it hindered the UN aid to the state. […]

Sama El-Masry Has Zero Time for Sherine in Viral Voice Note About Nile Comments

Sama El-Masry Has Zero Time for Sherine in Viral Voice Note About Nile Comments

  Patriots with zero tolerance to sarcasm opened fire on Sherine after she accidentally threw shade at Egypt’s Nile river during a concert in Lebanon.   The singer has been banned from performing in Egypt by the Syndicate of Musical Professions, and is currently facing several lawsuits.   However, all of the aforementioned problems fade to […]

Sherine to Face Trial over the Nile River Comments

Sherine to Face Trial over the Nile River Comments

This article has been updated to include details about Sherine facing trial.

Okay so, everyone knows who Sherine Abdel Wahab is. You may know her as just Sherine and/or Queen of Throwing Shade, but you know her. Well, it seems like the Egyptian singer is back in business (the throwing shade business that is), this time in Lebanon, and fans are not happy in the slightest.   […]

Music Video by New Singer Shyma Goes Viral, and It’s Pure Filth

Music Video by New Singer Shyma Goes Viral, and It’s Pure Filth

Ahh, Egypt. The land of Giza Pyramids, Nile river, and random AF music videos and ads that’ll 220% make you question life.   A post shared by Shyma (@shymafans) on Nov 15, 2017 at 1:09am PST   From the “Rakebny El Morgi7a” music video to the Potato ad, we have no shortage of that sort […]

Gordon Ramsay Hosting Kids Cooking Classes in Dubai Is the Cutest Thing You’ll Watch Today

Gordon Ramsay Hosting Kids Cooking Classes in Dubai Is the Cutest Thing You’ll Watch Today

By Reem Tolba

  Over the weekend, celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay hosted a kids cooking class in Dubai’s Bread Street Kitchen to celebrate The Palms’ Culinary Month.   Knowing Ramsay, you might think he was a bit intense and rude to the little ones, but contrary to popular belief, he wasn’t. In fact, he may have actually proven […]

Another Sporting Event That Is Only for Women Just Took Place in Saudi Arabia

Another Sporting Event That Is Only for Women Just Took Place in Saudi Arabia

By Reem Tolba

  After having the country’s first basketball tournament for women, the same thing just happened in Saudi Arabia — only this time, it was a football tournament.   The tournament was held on the 15th of November in a private school in Jeddah. Six teams took the field, on the condition of having an all-female […]

Bastirma: The Art Exhibition You Seriously Need to Experience in Zamalek

Bastirma: The Art Exhibition You Seriously Need to Experience in Zamalek

By Reem Tolba

  Bastirma came to Cairo last Monday, but not as food waiting to be eaten. It came artistically, in the form of an exhibition, brought to Zamalek Market by up-and-coming artist Naila Marei, and visual expert Zein Fahmy.     Luckily, I had the chance to converse with Marei about the art exposition to know […]

Drop Everything Because Kygo Is Coming to the UAE and Lebanon

Drop Everything Because Kygo Is Coming to the UAE and Lebanon

By Nadine Arab

Get ready because Anghami is offering you tickets to cloud nine. Trop house music producer, Kygo, will be stealing the show two nights in a row for the first time in the Middle East! Dubai and Beirut should get ready for some intense festive vibes.   In partnership with Emaar, Anghami will be holding the […]