Lebanese Mory Hatem Loses in The Voice Canada’s QuarterFinals

C'était une aventure extraordinaire ! Merci pour tous vos encouragements Je vous aime ❤️ À très bientôt ! It was an unforgettable adventure !  Thank you for all your supports ! See you again soon ❤️ #Lavoixtva#Moryhatem With these words on his Facebook page, Mory Hatem concluded yesterday night his journey in the Voice Canada , after going all the way to the quarterfinals of the competition, and falling short of the semis, despite delivering an outstanding…

General Security Bans Metal Band Sepultura From Entering Lebanon

One of the most prominent names of the international metal scene for the last 30 years or so, Sepultura were set to rock Beirut heavily on April 28th at The Palace - Hamra. With heavy promotion underway since the announcement a couple of months ago, and with high expectations and pride for bringing such a name home, the General Security has decided otherwise, a week from the performance. In a statement issued by the hosts…

Oscar Winner Gabriel Yared & Asmahan’s Grand Daughter in Lebanon soon!

1 month ago
The Beiteddine Art Festival is celebrating 35 years of arts & culture by hosting a world premiere on its opening night on July 18, joining Oscar winning composer Gabriel Yared and Yasmina Jumblatt; a talented ...
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Sherine Tops Spotify’s Most-Streamed ME Artists, Followed by Fairouz

2 months ago
Spotify celebrated International Women’s Day on Friday by sharing the list of most-streamed female artists in the World, including those in the Middle East and North Africa. Egypt singer Sherine tops the regional list followed ...

Someone Should Update Alanis Morisette’s “Ironic” for #Lebanon’s Never Ending Struggles

2 months ago
Every now and then, we hear about an updated “Ironic” song to suit today’s problems. The latest was released a month ago and sung by Alanis Morissette and James Corden. I was thinking someone should ...

Lebanese Mory Hatem Selected by Lara Fabian in The Voice Canada

3 months ago
After participating in 2012 in MBC’s The Voice – Ahla Sawt (Season 1), and being contacted by Disney for the role of Aladdin in the upcoming live-action film without succeeding to claim both, Lebanese singer ...

Mashrou’ Leila Back with a New Single and Album after 4 years

3 months ago
We’re ecstatic to finally reveal CAVALRY, the first single from our forthcoming album ‘THE BEIRUT SCHOOL’ . An album that celebrates the first 10 years of Mashrou Leila and kicks off our next chapter together ...

Did you Listen to The “Ya Bro” Song? Don’t.

4 months ago
Some “artist” called Hadi’z released a terrible song called Ya Bro. The lyrics, the clip everything sucks but it’s one of those songs that will stick in your head for some reason. The funniest part ...

Majida el Roumi First Ever Concert in Saudi Arabia

4 months ago
The weeks-long Tantoura winter festival in Saudi Arabia had a special guest for their first year, as iconic Lebanese singer Majida el Roumi performed for the first time ever at the festival and in Saudi ...

Dabkeh vs Breaking

4 months ago
I stumbled today upon this old video by Red Bull showcasing a cultural conversation between traditional Lebanese Dabke and breaking. You’d think it’s an odd combination at first but the outcome is a captivating video ...