Arab, international stars line up for UAE’s newest music festival

Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama is one of the many artists to take part in UAE's newest music festival. (AFP)

Catering to House, Techno, Hip Hop, RnB and Arabic music fans, My Music X is the UAE's newest music festival, reported Gulf News.

The daily said that the three-day event will feature performances by Ragheb Alama, Sandy and violin player Divanessa on Friday March 29 at the My Music X Village at Dubai International Marine Club, Mina Siyahi.

Lebanese singer Alama – who is the head of the judging panel for MBC’s Arab Idol – and his brother and manager, Khodr Alama, will take part in a panel discussion entitled ‘Fusion of Music’ on March 29. Meanwhile, hip-hop artist Illmiyah will chair a panel entitled ‘Hip Hop and RnB’ on Thursday.

Other performances will include Harlem Shake star Baauer, Sean Paul, Eve, Akon and Example. They will be joined by hip-hop duo Desert Heat and the Bahraini RnB singer Tiny.

Last Update: Monday, 25 March 2013 KSA 11:44 - GMT 08:44