Saudi singer Abdu marries Frenchwoman

RIYADH: Legendary Saudi singer Muhammad Abdu surprised his fans and close friends when he announced his marriage to a French-Algerian woman, local daily Shams newspaper reported.The marriage came three months after he was admitted to a local hospital in France when he suffered three heart attacks. Close friends of Abdu said the bride is still studying at university.The artist put his career on hold until he recovered from his illness. There were rumors in 2009 that Abdu was married to a woman in her 20s from the UAE. – Arabnews