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 32 million views on YouTube. His previous video was the dance hit ‘Barbs’, which has over 62 million views. 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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