Palestinian Singer’s Cover for ‘Helwa Ya Balady’ Will Move You to Tears

Palestinian Singer’s Cover for ‘Helwa Ya Balady’ Will Move You to Tears

By Reem Tolba

   An old video of Lina Sleibi resurfaced the Internet, and honestly, we’re in love. If you don’t know who she is, well, allow us to enlighten you. She is a Palestinian singer, actress and model. However, her cover for the amazing Dalida’s Helwa Ya Balady simply touched us — especially when you hear […]

Foreigners at Copenhagen Airport Unexpectedly Start Singing Dalida’s Helwa Ya Baladi

Foreigners at Copenhagen Airport Unexpectedly Start Singing Dalida’s Helwa Ya Baladi

  You can complain all you want about the living situation in Egypt as much as you want, but when you’re on a plane, far away from your homeland, you feel nothing but utter homesickness. All you need is just a small reminder why Egypt is Om El Donya (mother of the world) and you’re bawling […]

17 Times Dalida Was the Original Queen

17 Times Dalida Was the Original Queen

by Mostafa Waheed Fekry

“Kelma 7elwa w kelmeteen, 7elwa ya baladi.” You’re not Egyptian unless you know all the words to this Dalida song. Actually wait, you’re not Egyptian unless you love Dalida because she was the original queen. To get yourself ready for the Dalida biopic that just came out, we’ve decided to compile a list of our […]

You Need to Watch the Teaser to This Dalida Biopic

You Need to Watch the Teaser to This Dalida Biopic

by Amira Cherif

  “Kelma 7elwa w kelmeteen, 7elwa ya baladi.” You’re not Egyptian unless you know all the words to this Dalida song. Actually wait, you’re not Egyptian unless you love Dalida because she was the original queen. Our hearts melted a little when we saw the teaser for Dalida Le Film, a biopic that will show […]