Omar Musa is a rapper, author and poet from Queanbeyan, NSW. He has released two solo hip hop records and an album with international duo MoneyKat. He has toured internationally and shared stages with acts such as Dead Prez, Pharoahe Monch, Gil Scott-Heron, Horrorshow, Thundamentals and Daniel Merriweather.
He has appeared on ABC’s Q&A and received a standing ovation for his performance at TEDx at the Sydney Opera House. His debut novel “Here Come the Dogs” was longlisted for the Miles Franklin Award and he was named one of the Sydney Morning Herald’s Best Young Writers in 2015.