Essam Muhammad

South Seattle-based rapper/poet and community organizer Essam released his debut album 12.12 at the end of 2018. In the two years since his debut video “West is my Home,” Essam has been invited to perform on different continents, sharing his journey through creative expression everywhere from countries like South Africa, Malaysia, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Netherlands and more. He has also maintained a constant presence in the South Seattle community where he grew up, helping to cultivate safe spaces for young creatives to paint their stories with words.