The singer shared on his Instagram account a series of pictures where he is receiving the honorary trophy.
“I am proud to stand today at the Kremlin Palace in Moscow to be honored and awarded as the most popular artist in the Middle East and North Africa,” he wrote in his caption.
The singer also thanked his nation, its leaders and his fans across the Arab world.
He was also keen to share the details of his honoring in a caption written in the Russian language. He also posted pictures of himself enjoying his time in the snow.