Pronouns: (He/Him/His) Genre: Dance/Pop/World Country: US
Born in Kuwait to Lebanese parents, el Hashem (birth name Antoine Elhashem), has lived in Toronto, Canada since the age of 19. Influenced by his aunts, who were popular on the Arab music scene, he has loved to sing since he was a child. el Hashem has big musical plans for 2021. Starting with a debut singles-combo set covering Azez Alaya and Self Control, produced by DJ Pluto, el Hashem plans to release combo sets through spring, summer, and autumn, before the release of his double album.
Creating magic and memories together in the Dance, LGBT, and World genres, el Hashem’s double album ‘Zakerat | Memories’, featuring original tunes as well as covers will release later this year. With ‘Zakerat | Memories’, el Hashem invites listeners to, “celebrate the music together…relive the memories together.”
Having grown up feeling “different” from those around him, el Hashem has always wanted to create a world full of things that can bring joy and enjoyment to people.
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