9 Reasons Arabs Got Talent’s Mirna Magdy Is Our Goals

9 Reasons Arabs Got Talent’s Mirna Magdy Is Our Goals

by Karine Eltantawi

  We all know that most, if not all, reality shows are staged. It’s a known fact that contestants on talent shows are usually filtered by another judging panel before they perform in front of the celebrities panel.   It’s always heartbreaking when we come across shows that chose to allow some people to go […]

Refugee ‘Arabs Got Talent’ Winner Commits Suicide in Lebanon

Refugee ‘Arabs Got Talent’ Winner Commits Suicide in Lebanon

A Palestinian refugee from Syria, Hassan Rabeh, committed suicide on June 21, 2016. The 25-year-old dancer, who won 2013’s season of “Arabs Got Talent” with the dance grou, Sima, took his life by plunging from the seventh-floor apartment in Beirut.     “I’m nothing but a servant of God. My name is Hassan. Alsallam alekom! […]

Q&A: Up Close and Personal with Qusai

Q&A: Up Close and Personal with Qusai

We got the chance to sit down with Saudi MC – a pioneer in the Arab hip-hop scene – and Arabs Got Talent host Qusai this week, talking about everything from his favorite Destiny’s Child (Kelly Rowland) to his dread locks (he’s been growing them for four and a half years now) and, of course, […]

Salah The Entertainer Wins ‘Arabs Got Talent’ Season 4

Salah The Entertainer Wins ‘Arabs Got Talent’ Season 4

  Every year, the television show Arabs Got Talent amazes us with the insane amount of talent out there, lurking in the dark and waiting for that single moment to shine. This year was no different; from crazy basketball dunkers, a young girl with vocals made of steel to a variety of dancers and gymnasts […]

Viral Visual: Ahmed Helmy Breaks Down in Tears on ‘Arabs Got Talent’

Viral Visual: Ahmed Helmy Breaks Down in Tears on ‘Arabs Got Talent’

Egypt has been flooded with outrage and sadness this week following last Friday’s militant attacks against Egyptian military targets in North Sinai, which claimed the lives of dozens of soldiers and civilians. Despite our grief, it is exceptionally heartwarming when a celebrity has a platform and uses it to express his true patriotic feelings to […]

Jennifer Grout Converts to Islam

Jennifer Grout Converts to Islam

According to Morocco World News and the YouTube video below, Arabs Got Talent finalist Jennifer Grout has converted to Islam. The American singer, who stunned audiences with her performances of Arabic classics on the televised competition, appears in the video with darker hair and two men – one of whom is reportedly her fiance. One […]

Should Jennifer Grout, an American, Win ‘Arabs Got Talent’?

Jennifer Grout is changing the face of Arabic music. This all-American girl has become the buzz of this season’s Arabs Got Talent. The 23-year old star has become a favorite contestant, but her heritage has no doubt raised controversy. “You don’t speak a word of Arabic, yet you sing better than some Arab singers,” said […]