1. Elton John Given Warm Welcome In Morocco Despite Islamist Uproar

    May 27, 2010 11:36 AM EDT 0 0 0 E lton John defied hostile Islamists to headline Morocco's biggest music festival and received a rapturous welcome from a crowd of thousands. Politicians from the opposition Islamist PJD party said the gay British star was not welcome in the co ...

  2. Morocco Resists Islamist Calls To Ban Elton John

    May 18, 2010 5:32 AM EDT 0 0 0 Elton John will headline Morocco's biggest music festival this week despite calls by religious conservatives for the gay singer to be turned away, the event's organizer said. Allowing the British singer and songwriter to perform at the Maw ...

  3. Eleven Die In Morocco Concert Crush

    May 25, 2009 1:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 Eleven people were killed in a stampede at a stadium in the Moroccan capital Rabat overnight when thousands of spectators hurried to leave at the end of a concert wrapping up the city's landmark music festival. The stampede caused a fence to gi ...