Maya Diab Signs to Warner Music


Maya Diab, the hugely popular Lebanese singer and TV presenter, who is also a media and fashion trailblazer in the wider Arab world, has signed a recording deal with Warner Music Middle East. Maya is set to release her much anticipated EP #MyMayaV later in 2023.

Maya Diab says: I am very excited for my new partnership with Warner Music Middle East. I hope that our joint venture will carry Arabic music to wider audiences all around the world, and I am very hopeful that together we can push the boundaries of Arabic music.

Alfonso Perez-Soto, President, Emerging Markets, Warner Recorded Music, finishes: Maya is an exceptional artist she has an amazing voice and a powerful stage performance. I cant wait for everyone to be able to hear her new EP later this year and for the impact our partnership will bring to her music style and reach. Music has no geographical limits and the potential across the Middle East and North Africa is vast, so Im confident Mayas partnership with Warner Music Middle East will see her music break into new territories and find new audiences.

Ahmed Nureni, General Manager, Warner Music Middle East, adds: We cant wait to work with Maya, she has a huge influence and real global potential and appeal. With our team of regional experts across MENA we have ambitions for Maya to top the charts across the region and make a tangible impact across other markets.

Maya is extremely entrepreneurial; outside of her music artist career she is a music producer and a reputable TV personality across the Arab world. She is also heavily involved with fashion brands and has amassed an impressive 25 million followers across her social media platforms.

Maya rose to fame in 1996. Over the next decade, she went on to present programmes across the leading Arabic channels such as MBC, Orbit, LBC and MTV.

In 2010, Maya started concentrating on her presenting career and solo music projects. She hosted her own show on MTV for seven seasons (Heik Menghani / This Is How We Sing).

Maya released Sawa in 2011, which was shortly followed up with Habibi; both songs were smash hits, topping the Arabic charts. She also collaborated and featured on tracks with international superstars Jason Derulo in 2014 and French Montana and Massari in 2018.

In 2015, Maya independently released her debut album #MyMaya, which featured nine songs in both Egyptian and Lebanese. Following the albums release, she went on to have more than 15 hit singles across the Arabic world. In 2020, she participated in Anghamis virtual concert Sound of Beirut, alongside well-known Arabic and international singers.

Reebok and Warner Bros. Discovery Global Consumer Products Invite you to Choose Between Good and Evil with All−New DC x Reebok Collection


Today Reebok and Warner Bros. Discovery Global Consumer Products (WBDGCP) announced a full-family footwear and apparel collection inspired by iconic DC characters. The line is a show-stopping mashup of Reebok’s most popular product and DC’s legendary Super Heroes and Super-Villains. The DC x Reebok Collection will be available on and retailers including Finish Line, Hibbett Sports and Amazon beginning December 2nd.

DC fans are invited to choose their side of the battle between good and evil with a range of lifestyle and performance super sneakers. Characters featured throughout the collection include Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Lex Luthor, The Joker and Harley Quinn. In addition to drawing visual inspiration from these characters, each piece of footwear is crafted utilizing materials that are representative of the instantly recognizable supersuits each individual wears.

Additional details regarding the inspiration of each footwear silhouette include:

  • Shaq Attaq (HQ4587, $180) – One of the biggest superheroes of all time takes over Reebok’s larger than life sneaker, the Shaq Attaq. Inspired by the Man of Steel himself, this version of the shoe pays homage to some of Superman’s most crucial superpowers from the translucent hardware on the shoe that references his x-ray vision to the ice outsole signifying his cold breath. Available in unisex sizing from 5.5 – 13. There is also a Classic Leather inspired by Superman available in kids sizing.

  • LX2200 (HQ4584, $110) – The reflective Bat emblem on the tongue of this LX2200 instantly gives away the Batman inspiration of this refreshed Reebok OG running silhouette. The sneaker embodies Batman’s impressive batsuit through several details including the foam molded synthetics and debossing on the upper which represent the batsuit’s molded and distressed armor, respectively. Available in unisex sizing from 2.5 – 12.

  • Club C 85 (HQ4573, $110) – The Joker brings chaos to the Club C 85 from the inside of the shoe which is covered with graphics referencing his ear-piercing laughter to the tear away pieces of fabric on the upper that represent the many devious layers to his personality. To further allow the wearer to exemplify The Joker’s personality, the tongue features a hidden joker that can be removed and used as their calling card. Available in unisex sizing from 2.5 – 12.

  • Nano X2 (HQ4585, $150) – Wonder Woman’s impressive armor dictates the design of this version of Reebok’s most versatile training shoe yet, the Nano X2. The upper of the shoes incorporates a reflective light creating a similar effect to Wonder Woman’s deflecting bracelets and the rest of her suit’s legendary construction is noted on various leather and metal accents. The wearer is gifted with an extra set of reflective laces that are emblematic of Wonder Woman’s signature lasso of truth. Available in unisex sizing 4 – 13.

  • Freestyle Hi (HQ4572, $100) – The formidable Harley Quinn inspires one of Reebok’s most iconic female silhouettes, the Freestyle Hi. The upper includes graphics that reference a range of her accessories from her legendary mallet to her roller skates. Bleeding from the heel to the white upper is a deep blue, very similar to the design of her favorite shirt. Available in women’s sizing 2.5 – 8.5.

  • Workout Plus (HQ4575, $100) – This glow-in-the-dark version of the Workout Plus brings Lex Luthor’s toxic kryptonite suit to sneakers. From the glowing outsole to the cracked, glow in the dark edges on the upper the shoe is sure to make the wearer feel invincible. The silhouette is finished off with a ring lace dubrae that mimics Lex’s powerful green kryptonite ring. Available in unisex sizing 2 – 14.

Paired with the footwear is a line of unisex apparel featuring a collection of graphic t-shirts and hoodies. Each piece incorporates iconic logos from the world of DC and highlights the good vs. evil theme present throughout the collection.

About DC 

DC, part of Warner Bros. Discovery, creates iconic characters and enduring stories and is one of the world’s largest publishers of comics and graphic novels. DC’s creative work entertains audiences of every generation around the world with DC’s stories and characters integrated across Warner Bros. Discovery’s film, television, animation, consumer products, home entertainment, games, and themed experiences divisions, and on the DC Universe Infinite digital comic subscription service. Learn more at

About Warner Bros. Discovery Global Consumer Products

Warner Bros. Discovery Global Consumer Products (WBDGCP), part of Warner Bros. Discovery Global Brands and Experiences, extends the company’s powerful portfolio of entertainment brands and franchises into the lives of fans around the world. WBDGCP partners with best-in-class licensees globally on award-winning toy, fashion, home décor and publishing programs inspired by the biggest franchises from Warner Bros.’ film, television, animation, and games studios, HBO, Discovery, DC, Cartoon Network, HGTV, Eurosport, Adult Swim, and more. With innovative global licensing and merchandising programs, retail initiatives, and promotional partnerships, WBDGCP is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.

Butler Warner Generation Battery Energy Storage Site Goes On-Line

 Strata Clean Energy (“Strata”) announces the completion and activation of the Butler-Warner Generation battery energy storage project. The Fayetteville Public Works Commission chose Strata Clean Energy to perform the EPC on the Butler-Warner Generation BESS (“Butler-Warner”) in its efforts to make electricity more affordable to the residents of Cumberland County, NC.

Butler has a 1.75MW / 8.8MWh capacity and utilizes Tesla Megapack battery technology. The system provides peak shaving capabilities of 300 hours per year, reducing peak energy costs by up to $400,000 annually.

“PWC and Strata Clean Energy worked very well together on this project. The project was completed under the pre-agreed time frame and on budget,” David Deschamps, Electric Engineering Manager, Fayetteville PWC said. “Furthermore, considering the complexity of the project there were no major issues at the final commissioning. PWC is very pleased with the outcome and would recommend Strata Clean Energy to any other Utility.”

Strata Clean Energy is a leader among North Carolina municipalities having performed development and EPC on other storage projects in the state.

Markus Wilhelm, Chief Executive Officer of Strata Clean Energy commented, “In addition to developing large utility battery projects across the United States, we have extensive experience with municipalities in North Carolina. Strata commissioned BESS projects in Greenville and Wilson and understands the need for local municipaties to improve grid resiliency and reduce peak power costs for its customers. We appreciate our partnership with the Fayetteville PWC and look forward to future projects with them.”

The Fayetteville PWC will announce a ribbon cutting ceremony at Butler in the coming weeks to mark this milestone and celebrate its committment to a clean energy future.

About Strata Clean Energy

Strata Clean Energy and its affiliates are a vertically integrated solar and storage development, engineering/procurement/construction (“EPC”), and operation/maintenance (“O&M”) company. Strata has deep utility experience with more than 170 projects in operation, 14GW/25GWh in development and 4GW in its O&M portfolio. Strata’s end-to-end services reduce risk, increase efficiency, and maximize cost-competitiveness for our partners. Learn more about Strata Clean Energy at

About Fayetteville PWC

Fayetteville PWC is the largest Public Power provider in North Carolina and the 37th largest in the United States. Serving more than 85,000 electric customers, PWC has been recognized by the American Public Power Association as winners of the E.F. Scattergood System Achievement Award for sustained achievement and customer service, three-time recipients of the APPA Energy Innovator Award and six-time recipients of the RP3 (Reliable Public Power Provider) Diamond Designation for outstanding electric system reliability. Learn more about PWC at

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Reebok & Warner Bros. Consumer Products announce two-part, Reebok x Looney Tunes capsule collection fit for every celebration


Reebok and Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) today announced a two-part Reebok x Looney Tunes footwear and apparel collaboration to kick off the new year. Marking the fifth collaboration between Reebok and WBCP, the Reebok x Looney Tunes collection is a perfect harmony of Looney Tunes’ fun and frenetic characters and Reebok’s bold, unapologetic and exaggerated nature. Both capsules in the line allow the wearer to embody the bold, energetic spirit the two brands possess by unleashing their inner party animal.

The first capsule reveals a limited selection of footwear and apparel timed to one of the biggest celebrations of the year, Lunar New Year. Each footwear silhouette is inspired by either a beloved Looney Tunes character or the action-packed graphics featured in the animated world of Looney Tunes. Each product will be shipped in a custom shoe box. Below are highlights of the product featured in the initial capsule:

  • Classic Leather Legacy AZ ($95, GW4301) – This ‘80s-inspired silhouette gets a makeover from the world’s most “wascally wabbit.” The grey and pink Classic Leather Legacy AZ pays homage to Bugs Bunny through the hairy suede materials and springy details that help the wearer bounce around like the trickster bunny. Available in unisex sizing.
  • Royal Techque T ($75, GW4306) – Inspired by Wile E. Coyote and his passion for dynamite, these Reebok shoes are guaranteed to help the wearer have a BLAST! The sneaker features a Wile E. Coyote patch on the tongue as well as various references to his explosive nature including a rocket and “BOOM!” graphic on the back heel tabs. Available in men’s sizing.
  • Apparel ($35-$65) – The first part of the apparel collection features a selection of unisex crewnecks and t-shirts in sizes 2XS-2XL. Both the crewnecks and t-shirts rep signature Looney Tunes graphics and characters to help you celebrate any moment all year long. Available in adult sizing.

The above pieces from the Reebok x Looney Tunes Collection are now available in China on The remainder of the collection will be revealed Spring 2022 with the global launch of a second capsule, alongside the global rollout of the collection’s first capsule.

Warner Bros. Games And DC announce Wonder Woman

Warner Bros. Games and DC today announced a new third person, open-world action-adventure videogame featuring the beloved, iconic DC Super Hero, Wonder Woman. In development by Monolith Productions, creators of the critically acclaimed Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor™ and sequel Middle-earth: Shadow of War™, the single player open-world action game will introduce an original story set in the DC Universe and allow players to become Diana of Themyscira in the fight to unite her Amazon family and the humans from the modern world. Powered by the Nemesis System, gamers will forge deep connections with both enemies and allies as they progress from a heroic fighter into a proven leader.

“Wonder Woman is one of the most iconic DC Super Heroes of all time, standing for truth, justice and equality for over 80 years, and we’re proud to be creating an exciting new gaming chapter in this legendary character’s legacy,” said David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. Games. “The talented team at Monolith Productions is building upon their strengths to bring players a Wonder Woman game that is unlike anything they have ever experienced.”

“At Monolith Productions, we believe in the power of player-driven storytelling to unite people. The stories our players share inspire us every day, and we are honored to take players on a unique personal journey, driven by the values embodied in Wonder Woman,” said David Hewitt, Vice President, Studio Head, Monolith Productions. “The Nemesis System raised the bar for player-driven storytelling and we’re excited to push the open-world genre forward, combining cutting-edge action with inventive narratives to create a Wonder Woman game everyone will want to play.”

For future updates on Monolith’s Wonder Woman game, visit or join the community conversation on Twitter (WBGames), YouTube (WBGames), Instagram (WBGames) and Facebook (WBGames). For information about careers at Monolith Productions, visit or follow the studio on Twitter (MonolithDev), Facebook (MonolithProductions) and Discord (MonolithOfficial).

VIDEO: Wonder Woman – Official Game Announcement Teaser

About Warner Bros. Games

Warner Bros. Games is a premier worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all platforms, including console, handheld, mobile and PC-based gaming for both internal and third-party game titles. Additional information about Warner Bros. Games can be found at

About Monolith Productions

For more than 25 years, Monolith Productions, a Warner Bros. Games development studio, has built a rich legacy of making ground-breaking, immersive videogames. In 2014, the studio created the critically-acclaimed Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, followed by the 2017 sequel, Middle-earth: Shadow of War. The series introduced the cutting-edge Nemesis System, which established Monolith Productions as an innovator in player-driven storytelling, earning more than 50 industry awards worldwide. Additional information about Monolith Productions can be found at

About DC

DC is one of the largest publishers of comics and graphic novels in the world and home to some of the most iconic and recognizable characters ever created. As a creative unit of WarnerMedia, DC is charged with strategically integrating its stories and characters across film, television, consumer products, home entertainment, interactive games, and the DC Universe digital subscription service. For more information visit and