North African Express

Brotherly duo Yazid and Fattah Bezaz are the London-raised, Marrakech-based duo behind Somnii; a music management/artist development collective redefining how Moroccan rappers are breaking out to establish international careers. In an age of YouTube imitation and borderless sounds, what does it mean to represent where you come from, and how can young Moroccan artists harness the heritage of their homeland to connect with new audiences at home and overseas? Having notched over 2 million YouTube views for their previous video productions, for the Beat Hotel, the pair introduce their story and work so far, with the help of some of their collaborators.