Humood Alkhudher is a Kuwaiti-born singer and music producer. His songs have topped charts around the world with hundreds of millions of views on YouTube. He is known for his unique integration of Arabic music and international pop styles with uplifting lyrics.
He gained global popularity in 2015 when he released his debut album Aseer Ahsan which soon after its release charted at #1 on iTunes across the GCC, at #10 on Billboard’s World Albums list, and was certified Gold by Sony Music Malaysia and Indonesia.
His song “Kun Anta” went viral with thousands of covers uploaded across social media and YouTube from all over the world. The song has nearly 240 million views on YouTube to date, making it the third most viewed Arabic song in 2015. The song became an international success charting at #1 in iTunes Malaysia and Indonesia.
In Feburary 2020, Humood announced his new album Matha Ba’d? “What’s Next?” to be released gradually over the course of 6 months.
Concerts and tours
Humood has performed and toured extensively across the world. He has held concerts in over fifty cities including Sydney, London, Milan, Chicago, Madrid, Jakarta, Stockholm, and Amman among many others. He has also participated in several charity tours in Italy, Spain, Australia, and New Zealand in support of international orphan relief work.
Humood’s music has a strong presence in international media channels. He recorded two original theme songs for the primetime MBC show Khawater and performed live during the season finale of the hit Malaysian reality TV program Pelamin Fantasia. He is also the voice of MBC’s official Ramadan theme song.
Due to his popular appeal in the MENA region, Humood is often sought out by commercial brands for endorsements. He has appeared in several ad campaigns and his songs have been featured by some of the largest corporations in the region including telecom giant Zain, Lipton, Kuwait Finance House (KFH), and Boubyan Bank among others.