OSLOOB is a Palestinian rapper, music producer, beatmaker born in Lebanon and the founder of the band Katibeh 5
. He has produced two albums with the band: Ahla Fik Bil Mokhayamat (Welcome to the Refugee Camps) and Al Tareeq Wahad Marsoum (The Road Ahead is One and Known).
At the same time he collaborates with rappers and singers from across the Arab world : Lebanon (Touffar, Edd Abbas, Rayess Bek, Malikah.alhamorabi. gaafar al touffar .yassen i voice. OkyDoky ), Palestine (Maqdsi, MC Gaza, Rami GB, Khaled Harara, Watan), Jordan (Macadi Nahhas, Torabyeh, Satti, Kazz.Amer Altaher.chex al ali ), Syria (Abu Gabi, mouneer bu kalthoum. Rami sebaie . salim jowied ibn hawari,Lynn Adib ), Egypt (Abdullah Miniawy), Tunisia (Malik of the band Armada Bizerta, Amin gharbi ), Algeria (Diaz de MBS) and Morocco (AlHaqed.youssef zaoui). Sudan (ayman mao)
Osloob has also produced five mixtapes : Osloob/Maqdessi. Fasl (Chapter) which brings together Palestinian rappers from across the Middle East; and Aal Haffe (On the Edge) conceived as a sound-film where each rapper performs a role in the narration and finally mashhad hur ( free scene ) and fasal aakhar ( Another Chapter ) .
Following his arrival in France in 2014, Osloob has worked with many musicians such as Amazigh Kateb, Médéric Collignon or Hubert Dupont,Anne Paceo,Mike Ladd and teams up with the French Syrian flute player Naïssam Jalal to create a new Arab Hip Hop esthetic. The duo has played in many festivals such as Paris Quartier d’Été, Paris Hip Hop Festival, Chroniques de Mars in Marseille or the Palestinian Cinema Festival in Paris festival miami in Marseille . This new project, « Al Akhareen » (The Others), presents itself as a duo, a trio (alongside Dj Junkaz Lou), or a sextet (live band)