Al-Esa has produced several music videos which have gone viral online. The video “Hwages” highlights issues faced by women in Saudi Arabia and has already more than 65 million views on YouTube, bringing the total number of views of all his videos to over 214 million. Al-Esa is connecting to the younger generation of Saudis and his videos are causing concern in more conservative circles.
Source of Influence: Arts & Culture
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