A beauty mogul, a rap star, a model and more…

It has certainly been a star-studded celeb affair over the past few days in the UAE, with fashion models, chart-toppers and global megastars jetting into the region. Didn’t catch them? No fear – here’s the goss on what they got up to over the past few days…


Rihanna just threw an epic party at the top of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai
An exclusive look inside Rihanna’s Dubai make-up masterclass



Rihanna’s Dubai make up event

Unless you’ve been living under a rock this past week, you’ll know that the R’n’B megastar and beauty mogul hosted her first ever make-up masterclass. Joined by Priscillo Ono and Hector Espinal, Rihanna took to the stage at the Armani Hotel in the Burj Khalifa. Here’s what went down. The Umbrella singer also made time to throw an after-party bash on the 112th floor, decked out in Fendy-themed décor. Come back soon, Riri.


Halima Aden


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Famous model Halima Aden made a surprise appearance at Rihanna’s masterclass. It’s the second time the Somali-American cover girl  – and one of the first models to star in Fenty Beauty campaign – has been here. Last April she went viral when she posted a picture posing with a falcon in the UAE.

French Montana


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The Famous singer snapped a photo of him surrounded by Dubai skyscrapers with his younger brother Ayoub. But he didn’t hang about the UAE for very long – he headed to Beirut a few days later promote his latest single with Lebanese pop sensation Maya Diab and Lebanese Canadian R&B star Massari.

Tinie Tempah

The British rapper took to the stage at open-air superclub White Dubai. Kicking off their season, the club hosts his ‘Disturbing Dubai’ nights every Thursday. The Pass Out singer even took some time out to take selfies with fans.



Another famous face took to the Meydan hotspot stage. The Lonely singer made his White Dubai debut on Friday, closing the show with spraying champers on the stage. Looked like a raucous night!

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