Janet Jackson splits with Muslim husband 3 months after birth of son: reports

Janet Jackson accepts the Ultimate Icon Award during the 2015 BET Awards in Los Angeles, California, June 28, 2015.
12 Apr 2017
Pop star Janet Jackson has split up with her Qatari businessman husband just three months after giving birth to her first child, according to media reports. People magazine, Us Weekly and Entertainment Tonight all said sources had...

George Michael died of natural causes: British coroner

Singer George Michael performs during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012. File Photo / Stefan Wermuth / Reuters. 
07 Mar 2017
British pop icon George Michael, who was found dead at his home on Christmas Day, died of natural causes, a coroner announced on Tuesday. The singer's funeral can now take place after three months of tests. The cause of death was...

Recovering from memory loss, Kanye West focuses on fashion comeback

Kanye West arrives for a meeting with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 13, 2016 (Reuters).
16 Feb 2017
Two months after being hospitalized for exhaustion and still recovering from memory loss, Kanye West is expected to make his first major public appearance at New York Fashion Week, his producer revealed. West, who was hospitalized after...

Mama Beyonce shines, Adele flubs in Grammy's top moments

Beyonce performs at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California, U.S. , February 12, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
13 Feb 2017
In Beyonce's first performance since announcing her pregnancy with twins, she shined head to toe in golden hues. Meanwhile Adele got a rare do-over on national television when she flubbed her performance, and Beyonce's daughter...

Madonna is a new mum again

09 Feb 2017
The superstar singer took to Instagram Wednesday to announce she's adopted twin girls from Malawi. "I can officially confirm I have completed the process of adopting twin sisters from Malawi and am overjoyed that they are now part...

Several concerts scheduled for March at Misr Opera House

30 Jan 2017
Singer Mohamed Hamaqy signed a contract to host a concert at the Misr International University Opera on March 30, according to legal adviser of Misr Opera House Hassan Shendy. The first concert of the month is for singer Tamer Ashour...

Chhau Indian dance performances, workshop to be held in Egypt this January

Chhau Indian folk dance performance
25 Jan 2017
On the occasion of India's Republic Day, the Chhau dance troupe will give two live performances at Dandy Mall on January 27 at 1 pm and at the Small Hall of Cairo Opera House on January 8.  The Chhau is a semi classical Indian...

Mariah Carey New Year's rocking eve snag

Mariah Carey
01 Jan 2017
Mariah Carey did not have a good end to 2016 during her New Year's Eve performance in Times Square. The audio track malfunctioned while Carey was lip synching onstage in front of millions, to some of her biggest songs.   She was...

Singer George Michael dies at 53

Singer George Michael performs during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012. File Photo / Stefan Wermuth / Reuters. 
26 Dec 2016
British singer George Michael, who became one of the pop idols of the 1980s with Wham! musical group and then forged a career as a successful solo artist with sometimes sexually provocative lyrics, died at his home in England on Sunday. He...

Christmas music at Cairo Opera House

21 Dec 2016
The Cairo Opera Company has planned two shows for Christmas at the Small Theater of the Cairo Opera House. The shows are scheduled for December 22 and 23 at 8 pm and ticket prices range between LE10 and LE20. Performers who would take part...