About Jamila & The Other Heroes
The young Berlin-based band around front woman Jamila creates funkadelic sounds made of vibrant guitar riffs, Arabic percussions and powerful vocals.
Leading the band is the vibrant Jamila Al-Yousef. Born in Berlin on the day the wall came down and raised by her influential Palestinian refugee father, Jamila’s cultural activism and strong will to positively change the world is drawn deep into her artistic expression. In their songwriting Jamila & The Other Heroes merge Neo-Soul, Funk, Rock and Arab Folklore, highlighting the musicians' diverse cultural influences from the Middle East, Latin America and East Europe. Their Debut EP Change was released in 2017.