Arts & Entertainment

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Mick Jagger’s New Girlfriend Is Kuwaiti, and That’s Not All

Mick Jagger’s New Girlfriend Is Kuwaiti, and That’s Not All

By Reem Tolba

  The Rolling Stones’ legendary vocalist, Mick Jagger, is reportedly dating 22-year-old Kuwaiti film producer, Noor Alfallah.   According to The Daily Mail, Jagger went on several number of dates with Alfallah while the band was on their “No Filter” tour in Paris.     “Mick still has his legendary charm, but even the band […]

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 […]

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 […]

Kendrick Lamar Has Been Replaced at Abu Dhabi After-Race Concerts, but We’re Not Sad

Kendrick Lamar Has Been Replaced at Abu Dhabi After-Race Concerts, but We’re Not Sad

By Reem Tolba

  Tragedy may have struck this morning when news broke that Kendrick Lamar has pulled out of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after-race concerts. However, there’s a silver lining, because *drum roll* J. Cole is set to replace him.   “Due to the circumstances beyond the promoters’ control, Lamar won’t be performing due to personal […]

Everything You Need to Know About Egypt’s Beautiful ‘Trash War’ Photo Shoot from 2002

Everything You Need to Know About Egypt’s Beautiful ‘Trash War’ Photo Shoot from 2002

In 2002, an artist called HA Schult organized a photo shoot beside the Pyramids of Giza to raise awareness on the importance of the “Trash War,” a war all of us will inevitably have to face. The campaign included 1,000 life-size sculptures made of trash that toured the world from 1999 to 2003/     This […]

This Mini-Library in Downtown Cairo Is Giving out Books for Free

This Mini-Library in Downtown Cairo Is Giving out Books for Free

By Reem Tolba

  Earlier this year, there has been a handful of changes on Alfy Street in Downtown Cairo. The street was turned into a pedestrian boulevard facing revamped buildings and newly-opened small cafes.   The cherry on top of these changes is the new book stand that has been set up. The mini-library is an innovative […]

This Stunning Video Perfectly Captures the 8-Year Wait for the Louvre Abu Dhabi

This Stunning Video Perfectly Captures the 8-Year Wait for the Louvre Abu Dhabi

By Reem Tolba

  The wait is finally over after long eight years and a tons of delayed dates. The opening of the Louvre’s first outpost outside of France has happened, and they even published a video to show how long of a journey this was — and how much it was worth it.   Moreover, the public […]

The First Lady of France Is a Fan of This Egyptian Artist, and You’ll Probably Be One Too

The First Lady of France Is a Fan of This Egyptian Artist, and You’ll Probably Be One Too

By Reem Tolba

  We always feel proud, and accomplished (in some ways) when we hear of Egyptians making waves on an international level, which is where our next subject comes in.   Last Thursday, the talented Egyptian artist/photographer Youssef Nabil exhibited his work at the Paris Photo Fair, and you’ll never guess who popped by for a […]

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