Music

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...
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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...
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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...
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Taylor Swift and Zayn get 'Fifty Shades Darker'

 
Taylor Swift and Zayn have teamed up for 'Fifty Shades Darker' song.
09 Dec 2016
Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik are making sexy music together. The pair have teamed up for "I Don't Wanna Live Forever," a single from the "Fifty Shades Darker" soundtrack.   Swift tweeted a snippet of the song...
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Lady Gaga reveals she had been raped at age 19

Lady Gaga At 2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party
09 Dec 2016
Pop icon Lady Gaga has revealed an ongoing battle with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), part of the emotional fallout from having been raped as a teenager. The singer-songwriter made the revelation during a television interview on...
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Veiled women to be denied access to Amr Diab’s Christmas concert

01 Dec 2016
The company organizing Amr Diab’s concert at a New Cairo hotel, scheduled for December 25th on the occasion of Christmas, will ban attendance of female veiled fans and those below 18 years of age. The reason given for this ban was...
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Taylor Swift, 'One Direction' top list of highest paid musicians: Forbes

American singer Taylor Swift
01 Dec 2016
US pop star Taylor Swift, boy band 'One Direction' and British singer Adele were the highest paid musicians in the world this year, Forbes magazine announced on Wednesday. With earnings of US$170 million from touring, recording,...
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Shakira helps Barca seal US$236M kit deal

Singer Shakira and her husband, football player Pique
17 Nov 2016
Gerard Pique and his Barcelona teammates have regularly formed formidable partnerships on the pitch, but now the Spanish defender and popstar wife Shakira are forging an equally profitable relationship off it. The power couple played a key...
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Ricky Martin is engaged to Arab artist Jwan Yosef

Ricky Martin is engaged to Arab artist
17 Nov 2016
The 44-year-old singer took a break from his "One World" tour Wednesday to share the news on Ellen DeGeneres' talk show. Martin said he recently proposed to Arab artist Jwan Yosef, whom he met a year ago after becoming a fan...
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Taylor Swift tops Forbes' 2016 list of highest paid women in music

American singer Taylor Swift
03 Nov 2016
With earnings of $170 million, pop singer Taylor Swift was 2016's highest-paid woman in music, Forbes magazine said on Wednesday. Swift, 26, smashed the Rolling Stones' North American touring record, pulling in a total of more than...
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