With a prolific career spanning more than four decades, thousands of songs and more than 30 albums, Mohamed Abdo is a master musician beyond compare. Known as ‘Artist of the Arabs’ – a name given to him by Tunisian President Bourguiba, one of his admirers, Abdo is Saudi Arabia’s most revered musician and an Arab superstar.
His music career began in the early 1960s, at a very young age, and his first hit was produced in 1968, garnering vast acclaim - not only in Saudi Arabia but also in Lebanon and Egypt. Since the time of that highly lauded beginning, he has played a central role in the introduction of Khaleeji music to Arab audiences, transforming regional tastes and sustaining the music’s relevance into the 21st century. Today, he is celebrated by legions of dedicated fans for his preservation of mawrouth (heritage songs), consistently selling out arena shows and headlining festivals across the Middle Eas