Last night, MBC aired the highly-anticipated await of the Arabs Got Talent (AGT) finale. The line-up of 10 finalists all performed with the hopes of being crowned this year’s winners.
All-female Lebanese dance group Mayyas took home this year’s title. The group won the golden buzzer round a few weeks ago, and have proceeded to impress the judges (and their fans) to win the sixth season of the television talent quest.
This marks the first time a Lebanese act has taken home the title, and the group will be walking away with comes with a new car and a cash prize of SAR 200,000 (approx. Dh196,175).
For weeks, Mayyas, along with their head choreogpraher Nadim Cherfan, had been sharing posts on social media, urging fans to vote through SMS.
AGT host Raya Abirached shared some behind-the-scenes snaps of the filming on her Instagram. “I have been hosting @arabsgottalentinsta for 6 seasons & this was the strongest final!” she wrote.
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What a night!! I have been hosting @arabsgottalentinsta for 6 seasons & this was the strongest final! Congratulations to @mayyasofficial ! Hope you enjoyed the look! @zeenazaki @yessayan @ali_kattoua @georgeselmendelek #StyledByCed More photos tomorrow Love to everyone Raya x #ArabsGotTalent #ProudlyLebaneseTonight
The TV host wore a black gown from Julea Domani by Zeena Zaki and jewels by YESSAYAN. Her glam squad consisted of Ali Kattoua on make-up and Georges Elmendelek on hair.