Source of Influence: Arts & Culture
Status: Featured in current year
Al-Esa has produced several music videos which have gone viral online. A recent release 'Hwages' highlights issues faced by women in Saudi Arabia and has already more than 15 million views on YouTube. His previous video was the dance hit 'Barbs', which has over 45 million views. El-Esa is connecting to the younger generation of Saudis and his videos are causing concern in more conservative circles.