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EP 8: Badiaa Bouhrizi aka Neysatu

Emerging from the Tunisian underground and bringing a neo-soul wave with socially conscious lyrics, Badiaa Bouhrizi, also known as Neysatu, is a powerful female vocalist and songwriter that packs a punch. She forged her own style by skilfully bringing together jazz, soul, reggae and electronic...

EP 7: Mustafa Said

In this episode of the Music Elevator we are thrilled to have with us one of the most notable figures in classical Arabic music: Mustafa Said. Mustafa is an Egyptian singer, musicologist, composer and Oud virtuoso born and raised in Cairo. Said was introduced to music...

EP 6: Emel Mathlouthi

With us through the soundwaves - for the last podcast of 2020 - is Tunisian-born singer-songwriter, producer and artist Emel Mathlouthi. With her theatrical stage presence and arresting visuals, her live performances have captivated audiences ever since her debut album “Kelmti Horra”, released in 2012....