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Saudi Arabia postpones events, festivities following death of UAE President

Gulf News 14 May 2022
Dubai ... Flags will be flown at half-mast during this time ... The Ministry of Culture stated that the suspension of its cultural activities includes the concert of the legendary Arab singer and musician from Iraq Kadim Al Sahir and the renowned Saudi singer Zena Emad, which was scheduled to be held on Friday ... .
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AR Rahman teams up with first UAE female film director

The Times of India 12 May 2022
Film musician AR Rahman who has been busy composing for the magnum opus ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ has now reportedly collaborated with the first woman filmmaker from UAE for her upcoming film ... It is reported that the orchestra of Firdaus Studio has 50 women musicians from 23 Arab countries.
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UAE’s first woman filmmaker Nayla Al Khaja, AR Rahman team up

The Siasat Daily 12 May 2022
Mumbai. The first woman filmmaker in the United Arab Emirates, Nayla Al Khaja is teaming with Oscar-winning Indian composer A.R ... Rahman added ... With A.R ... Rahman recently set up the Firdaus Studio as part of Expo 2020 Dubai and mentored the Firdaus Orchestra, an all-woman ensemble of 50 musicians from 23 Arab countries, reports ‘Variety’ ... .
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Marveling Through Moon Knight’s Genius Soundtrack

Egyptian Streets 10 May 2022
Diab’s inclusion of mahraganat and Arab trap music in the show will take the hits to new heights, despite efforts by the Egyptian Musicians Syndicate to ban them ... Although the show features songs by American icons such as Bob Dylan and Frank Sinatra, the Egyptian and Arab songs take the bigger slice of the cake.
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Reservoir Continues to Execute Against Emerging Markets Growth Strategy

Eagle-Tribune 10 May 2022
The label made early investments in the genre, inspired by young musicians mixing Arabic rap with electronic music and traditional Egyptian elements, including breakout duo, El Sawareekh. Their track “Laa” has generated over 100 million views on YouTube and helped establish them across the Arab world and through the diaspora.
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Tamikrest: A shining Saharan ray of Tuareg music and vibes

The New Arab 06 May 2022
Musicians have adapted traditional Tuareg notes and melodies to the guitar. "While Arabic and Tamasheq cultures are similar, the music has some differences, as for the Tuareg music, the main instrument is the electric guitar while Arabic music relays on Oud" ... “While Arabic and Tamasheq cultures are similar, the music has some differences.
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Fashion Highlights From The First Annual New York Arab Festival

Forbes 06 May 2022
From fashion designers to artists and musicians, ...
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May 4 marks passing anniversary of Egypt's legendary musician Mohammed Abdel Wahab

Egypt Today 04 May 2022
Abdel Wahab was dubbed the "Musician of Generations” and was and still is considered one of the greatest musicians in Arab history ... Abdel Wahab is one of the most remarkable musicians in the Arab music world whose known for his outstanding vocals and composing skills.
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Umm Kulthum to perform alongside El-Sawy Culture Wheel Puppet Theater Troupe on May 5

Egypt Today 04 May 2022
... Shafiq Kamel, and the musician Mohamed Abdel Wahab for the last time ... The lady of Arab singing will also perform a song from the year 1968, “Hathehe Laylaty” [This is my night], written by Georges Jardaq.
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Saudi producer Mona Khashoggi on her new musical, a tribute to Umm Kulthum

Arab News 28 Apr 2022
It’s a rare occasion, though, when an Arab-focused production finds its way into the ranks of globally renowned shows such as “The Lion King,” “Wicked” and “Les Misérables.” ... “I was sitting there thinking, ‘Why don’t we, Arabs, make something like “Mamma Mia”?’ ... “I wanted to do a musical in the West End, but with an Arab story.”.
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Luminous Egyptian Icons: Musician of Generations Mohammed Abdel Wahab

Egypt Today 27 Apr 2022
Abdel Wahab was dubbed the "Musician of Generations” and was and still is considered one of the greatest musicians in Arab history ... Abdel Wahab is one of the most remarkable musicians in the Arab music world whose known for his outstanding vocals and composing skills.
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