After Amiri Diwan in Kuwait announced the official death of the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, at the age of 91, in the United States of America, where he had been undergoing treatment since last July, a large number of Arab stars mourned the late ruler via emotional messages.
Saudi Entertainment Authority president Turki Al-Sheikh said: “My condolences to our people in Kuwait, the Arab world and the world at large.”
Kuwaiti songstress Nawal Al-Kuwaitya wrote: “Today, the light of our country, our prince and our father has left us.”
Kuwaiti singer Abdullah Rowaished said: “May God have mercy on you, forgive you, and make you rest in paradise.”
Emarati singer Hussein Al-Jasmi mourned the late saying: “Goodbye, prince of humanity”.
Iraqi singer Majid Al Mohandes wrote: “My sincere condolences and sympathy to our people in Kuwait.”
Emarati songstress Ahlam was very emotional in her message as she wrote: “Aaaah, may God have mercy on him, Oh father Sabah, this is back breaking, may God have mercy on you, oh dear, a piece from the heart.”
Lebanese singer Najwa Karam said: “May God have mercy on the prince of humanity.”
Lebanese singer Elissa wrote: “An exceptional person with many graces to the Arab world and Lebanon. My deepest condolences to Kuwaitis and prayers for his soul.”
Lebanese singer Yara mourned him saying: “My sincere and warmest condolences to beloved Kuwait, a loss to the entire Arab world.”
Lebanese singer Nawal El-Zoghbi said: “May God have mercy on Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, the prince who loves Lebanon and its people … and the dear father of Kuwait.”
Syrian songstress Assala wrote: “May God help our family and loved ones in Kuwait on the passing of our dear father Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah.”