Tamtam is a musician currently based in Los Angeles but is originally from Saudi Arabia. She released a powerful music video for her “Identify Myself” song, a release she says transcends music, one that could pass for a movement.
“I wrote the song Identify Myself because coming from a mixed Middle Eastern Background and growing up in Saudi Arabia, no one would believe me when I said I was Saudi, they always wanted me to clarify or justify why I don’t look Saudi. Although that was the initial inspiration for the topic of the song, I wanted to dig deeper and I wrote the song to send a message about seeing all human beings as the same, rather than labeling each other through race, country, religion…etc.“, Tamtam opens to us about the inspiration behind this song.
Watch the video.