Artists

El Général

Tunisian rap musician El Général is best known for his song “Rais Lebled,” released in 2010, has been described as the anthem of the Jasmine Revolution. Two days after his second famous protest song, “Tunisia Our Country,” was released on YouTube and one week after the protests in Tunisia began, he was arrested by Tunisian police and imprisoned for three days. His forthcoming album La Voix du Peuple (“The Voice of the People”) has been given the support of the new Tunisian Ministry of Culture.