If nothing says bring on the New Year better than a statement outfit, the Arab world is clearly ready for 2020 with these five Lebanese singers exuding fearless confidence for the next decade in floor-length glittering gowns at their New Year’s Eve celebrations around the Middle East.
Not only did the UAE host record-breaking firework displays throughout the emirates once again this year, but also jam-packed concerts. Nancy Ajram turned heads in Abu Dhabi with flowing silver pleats and a criss-cross back while Najwa Karam’s strapless tiered Rami Kadi dress at Ras Al Khaimah almost stole the show.
Maya Diab, Haifa Wehbe, and Cyrine Abdelnour all flew to Egypt to sing through the last night of 2019 with Diab stunning in a red sequin look by Lebanese courtier Nicolas Jebran, Wehbe showing off a thigh-high slit in a lime green ensemble, and Abdelnour shining in a form-fitting La Bourjoisie silhouette.
Click through the gallery above to see how the region’s biggest pop stars rocked their way into the next roaring 20s.