Basel Meets Luz Salem Villamil

Luz Salem Villamil is a prominent PR personality that dedicates her time to building the independent Cinema scene in the UAE. Throughout this podcast, she talks about her journey and her incredible personal story about her early upbringing in Colombia.

Basel Meets Nemr Abu Nassar [The Media industry, Being an Arab and taking chances]

DISCLAIMER: This Episode contains explicit language, listener discretion is advised.

Today’s guest is Nemr Abu Nassar, arguably one of the most successful Arab American comedians on the planet. Throughout this podcast we discuss so many different topics, it may very well be one of the most entertaining conversations I’ve had in a long while!

Note: Thanks to MNK productions for helping in the editing of the podcast
Note 2: The views of Nemr that are presented in this podcast are his own and not necessarily mine.

Basel Meets Big Hass [Inspiration, Purpose, Autism and Talent]

In this episode, I meet legendary Saudi Hip Hop MC, Big Hass. We discuss a little bit of hip hop, but a whole lot of life, inspiration, purpose, autism and talent. Insightful man and a great conversation.

Basel Meets Serene Touma [Feminism, gender roles and expectations]

My guest today is Serene Touma, a PR personality and a self-proclaimed feminist, throughout this podcast we delve into feminism and explore why its such a polarising topic to many people.

Basel Meets The Recipe [Global hip hop scene, making it, and the difficulties of the music business]

The Recipe are a veteran hip-hop outfit based in Dubai. During this episode, we discuss the global hip hop scene, the difficulties of being in a hip hop band in this day and age, and the importance of the business-side of music. This is one of my favorite podcasts so far!

Warning: This episode contains some cursing.

Basel Meets Ahmed Ahmed [Axis of Evil comedy tour, PC culture, NYC/LA Comedy scene]

The Axis of Evil Comedy tour that took over the Middle East by storm and how it ended, the stark difference between the LA and NYC comedy scenes and what it takes to make it in Hollywoord! Comic and actor Ahmed Ahmed lays it all out on the table for this episode of ‘Basel Meets’