50 People Shaping the Culture of the Middle East


Qusai, Saudi Arabia

Qusai, Saudi Arabia

Rapper Qusai (Kheder) grew up in Jeddah and is proof that Saudi Arabia and hip hop aren't mutually exclusive. Qusai went from being a DJ to a successful MC and even co-host of the MBC show, Arabs Got Talent. His new album is titled,“The Inevitable Change.” Hot Arab Music called the album's verses “uplifting” and said as Arab rappers have emerged over the past 15 years, “no one has worked as hard as Qusai.”

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