Beyonce!

Lebanese singer Nawal Al-Zoghbi, touted by some as the Beyonce of the Middle East, enthralled an audience of about 3,000 in her debut concert in Malaysia on Monday night.

The 38-year-old singer received thunderous applause during her 90-minute performance of 20 hits, including the popular El Layali.

Come on! Really, Nawal Al-Zoghbi is comparable to Beyonce?

Nawal Al-Zoghbi is the Middle East's Beyonce

Nawal Al-Zoghbi is the Middle East's Beyonce

It’s the Oprah episode all over again, where she compared Nancy Ajram to Britney Spears. And then there’s talk on community websites comparing Haifa Wehbe to Paris Hilton. Wonder what’s next?