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One of the few local Emirati's in English broadcasting for almost a decade, DJ Humaid has played host to some of the biggest names and events to hit the Emirates
What: Fusion, Weekend Brunch
When: Sundays to Wednesdays (10pm - 1am); Fridays and Saturdays (10am - 1pm)
One of the few local Emirati’s in English broadcasting for almost a decade, DJ Humaid has played host to some of the biggest names and events to hit the Emirates. Names like; Justin Timberlake, Destiny’s Child, Al Ain Air Show and not to mention The World’s Richest Horse Race…The Dubai World Cup. Whether it’s interviewing internationally-renowned DJ artists or pioneering local Arab talent, Humaid seems to be the first point of call. With a deep understanding and appreciation of Arabic and Western cultures and music, Humaid has carved a unique place in the entertainment industry in the UAE market. His signature style of blending music of both cultures has made him the UAE’s undisputed ‘King of Fusion.’
Where can you hear him:
Arabic to English, to Persian to Hindi, Fusion with Humaid boasts the multi-culture that is the Middle East with the UAE’s musical powerhouse. The Fusion Fresh Play, gives you the chance to hear something never played anywhere in the UAE, being the man with his finger on the pulse, we have access to tracks straight from the studio, months before they hit the streets.
What does music mean to you?
Music has no boundaries. No language. No colour. Music is peace and freedom.
Do you have any hidden talents?
I’ll keep it hidden! And sing to myself!
If you had to choose a movie title for your life story, what would it be?
“Breaking Boundaries,” - for peace (already in the process).
If you could have any super-power, what would it be?
Any power to help people who need help of that power.
What do you think is the greatest invention in your lifetime and why?
Achievements and the road to success. (“Wealth is not Money, Wealth lies in men. This is where the true Power lies, the power we value”) The Late Sh. Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan.