Get your ‘moves like Jagger’ ready: Maroon 5 back in Dubai

Maroon 5 was in Dubai in 2011. (File/AFP)
Updated 28 March 2019
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Get your ‘moves like Jagger’ ready: Maroon 5 back in Dubai

  • Date and venue are still not confirmed
  • Eager fans can register online to get more updates

DUBAI: American pop-rock band Maroon 5, responsible for radio hits “Girls like you” and “This love,” is performing in Dubai this year, although exact details of the upcoming concert has yet to be announced.

The band, led by its front man Adam Levine, is currently on a 60-date world tour that started in South America. It is not confirmed when the band is heading to Dubai, but numerous reports indicate it might likely happen late this year, after the hitmakers close off their European tour in June.

Local reports also said the concert might take place at a new indoor venue in the emirates, Dubai Arena, which could accommodate 17,000 guests.

Eager fans can register online to get more updates about the hotly tipped concert.

The Grammy-winning band visited Dubai in 2011, and performed at the World Trade Center.


Bahraini TV star Sabrin Burshaid dies after battling cancer

Sabrin Burshaid died on Monday morning at the age of 34. (Instagram)
Updated 22 July 2019
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Bahraini TV star Sabrin Burshaid dies after battling cancer

DUBAI: Bahraini TV presenter and actor Sabrin Burshaid died on Monday morning, at the age of 34.

The star had been battling cancer after being diagnosed with lymphoma earlier this year. According to media reports, Burshaid was found to have three brain tumors and was hospitalized abroad.

The news of her death was confirmed by her father, Ahmed Burshid.

Burshaid began her career in 2009, when she started as a  TV presenter for the program “Summer of Bahrain.”

She got her first major acting job in 2012 in the play “Zain’s Flashlight” and went on to star in a number of Ramadan series, the latest clutch of which were  aired this year — “Lovers After Divorce” directed by Khalid Jamal, “Agenda” by Haya Abdel Salam and “ I have a script” by Munir Zoubi.