Sami Yusuf is an internationally renowned composer, producer, vocalist and master musician who has created a revolution in the music industry. Sami Yusuf‘s compositions are often inspired by traditional musical systems and mystical poetry that enlightens and inspires the listener. For the past several years, his focus has been on revivifying and promoting musical heritage through his works and through the creation of a platform for intercultural artistic dialogue.
Performing at sold-out venues on six continents, his music appeals to all age groups, ethnicities and beliefs across the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and North America. With downloads of over a billion, Sami Yusuf has released nine studio albums to date, has over 40 million albums sold, and has 15 million followers across his social media platforms. The artist is also known for his extensive involvement in global charitable initiatives and is currently Goodwill Ambassador for the UN World Food Programme.
Source of Influence: Arts & Culture
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