Nobody's Famous Podcast

Nobody's Famous Podcast

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Showcasing the extraordinary in ordinary people through the power of speech.

#36 - Sarah Chafei - Rehashing yourself, Pebble Art and breaking a taboo or two
1h 9min
A coincidence in the making, Episode 36 showcases the wonderful Sarah Chafei. Sarah's name first came across to us through unrelated research at work. Funnily enough, a few weeks later, Sarah herself ...
#35 - Abdulrahman Al Zaabi - One hundred days in the Emirati Capital
48min 57sec
It's not often you come across a guy like Abdulrahman Al Zaabi. Also known through his content as A Day with Abdul, Abdulrahman set out to prove that there are so many things that you can do in Abu Dh ...
#34 - Zouha Dalloul - A Canvas of Faces
49min 31sec
Whether it's the inspiration of homegrown paintings of her Palestine hometown, or the glow in her mother's mirror, Zouha Dalloul is the makeup artist with a vision. It's been candidly said in the epis ...
#33 - They Call Me Eddie - The Passion to Excite and Entertain
1h 14min
From explaining the origin of his new moniker "Eddie" to voice acting almost daily. Mohamed Alsayed is a comedic force and really had to work his way around his chosen career to reach this point. Sinc ...
#32 - Shereen Abdulla - Igniting your inner SPARK!
1h 15min
Episode 32 was a first for the Nobody's Famous Podcast! In this episode, we sat down with Shereen Abdulla, who operates DIFC FinTech Hive, the Middle East's largest FinTech accelerator program. An exc ...
#31 - Chris Boulos - An Olympian amidst an uninformed Culture
33min 11sec
In this episode, we sat down with Chris Boulos, a soon to be Olympian at the Tokyo Olympics. The episode revolved around his love for taking care of his body and his life as a personal trainer in Leba ...
#30 - NM1 (No More One) - If the Underground Rap Scene could speak
1h 0min
It's the BIG 30! In this episode, we didn't interview just one guest. We sat down with FOUR guests as part of the music group NM1 AKA No More One. NM1 initially started off with two members, Ahmed and ...
#29 - Alaa Abi Ali - Everyday 'Bla(s)' may be destructive
54min 3sec
Alaa Abi Ali was the wildcard. The rough around the edges, do it differently type person. He was dorm mates with Host Ali Rifai and through their time at the American University of Beirut, developed a ...
#28 - Alex Wheeler - The varied experiences of Video Games
44min 17sec
What a special treat Episode 28 is! Join us in this first of its kind special episode with the co-founder of the Nobody's Famous Podcast, Alex Wheeler! Ali and Alex took the opportunity to tackle cert ...
#27 - Stephanie Haddad - Self-expression in a non-expressive Society
53min 57sec
Episode 27 takes on the outspoken, self expressive, mighty and comedic Stephanie Haddad. No stranger to bottling things up, Stephanie was always considered on the fringe of how a “normal girl” should ...
#26 - Shawn Chidiac - Off the Chain Comedy in a Critical World
57min 23sec
It's not that often when you come across someone who can make you laugh in a few simple words. Funny man Shawn Chidiac - or better known through his Instagram account: "myparents_are_divorced" is that ...
#25 - Issam Atallah - Purpose seeking as a Gen Y
1h 5min
In Episode 25 of the Nobody's Famous Podcast, we sat down with self-proclaimed philosopher and funny man Issam Atallah. Issam had since left his comfort zone in Abu Dhabi, 14 years ago to pursue his p ...
#24 - Naser Al Sughaiyer - The Eccentricity of being Human
48min 21sec
Naser Al Sughaiyer has an interesting journey. From realizing he doesn't fit into the corporate world to attending the "World Domination Summit" in the United States, Naser has really detached himself ...
Q.S. #6 - Tarek Barada: What's a TCK?
28min 21sec
Tarek was born and raised in Abu Dhabi to Lebanese/Palestinian parents and got both his education degrees in Business Administration and Hotel Management & Tourism in the same city. With over 11 years ...
Q.S. #5 - Farah Massoud: It's a Teacher's Life
20min 14sec
At the onset of the Pandemic, one would think firstly of the safety of kids and their education. One would think how on Earth are these kids going to live in a safe and healthy environment while still ...
Q.S. #4 - Amine Najjar: Taking the Leap of Faith in Music
36min 34sec
Amine Najjar is a songwriter from Lebanon who has worked with some of the music industry’s biggest names. The story to create this show was a true back and forth problem, after writing a blog post alm ...
Q.S. #3 - Jeannette Peyre: Parisian in a Pandemic
23min 27sec
A half French, half Colombian, Jeannette Peyre grew up in an international home. She’s a strong 32 year old who’s found a home in Paris in the last 12 years after city-hopping across New York City, Br ...
Q.S. #2 - Abdallah Halwani: Navigating Beirut in a Chaotic World
23min 41sec
Born & raised in Beirut, Abdallah had a passion for building LEGO ever since he was young, which led to him graduating as a Civil Engineer from the American University of Beirut. Graduating in 2010, A ...
Q.S. #1 - Rami Hajj Deeb: Quarantine Life in a Spanish Capital
14min 51sec
Our first Quarantine Series Video is now live! This series aims to continue discovering the wonderful people of our world. During these difficult times, its beneficial to keep ourselves engaged and op ...
#23 - Arqam Al Abri - The Personal Nature of Singing and Doing Good
9min 37sec
Finally, EPISODE 23 is here! We sat down with Arqam Al Abri who has just burst onto the music scene, bringing with him the soulfulness and cool vibe of his spectacular voice. Reminiscent of Sam Cooke, ...
#22 - Mohammed Al Qadi - Building the first Emirati Strategy Board Game
20min 37sec
In Episode 22, which is coincidentally Mohammad Al Qadi's favorite number, we take a trip into his mind and his process into creating the first Emirati Board Game! Mohammad Al Qadi's journey into crea ...
#21 - Khalid Iskandar - Relishing the Fight, Creating Positivity and Taking the Leap
28min 15sec
Khalid Iskandar joins us in this hard-hitting and honest episode about finding your true potential, working on different interests in life and about the restrictions we put on ourselves to not attain ...
#20 - Sameer Al Jaberi - Public Speaking, Biker Groups and Shooting on Location
32min 45sec
Episode 20 is here! We reached out to Sameer Al Jaberi, a natural when it comes to Media and Entertainment and Public Speaking. Through the stage fright, determination and using his first name as a ho ...
#19 - End Small Talk - What's Fish Love, Happiness or Suffering and being Self Aware
34min 33sec
In Episode 19, we sat down with Farah Bushnaq and Lyne Ismail, the founders of End Small Talk. The Nobody's Famous Podcast's premise was always to focus on great conversation. With this episode, that ...
#18 - Barzan Jafar - Reconciling your Past, Philanthropy and impersonating the World
40min 4sec
Barzan Jafar strikes you as someone who has all the connections but isn't quite that big on Social Media or being "out there". A reserved but determined individual, Barzan is like a race car engine. H ...
#17 - Amjad Shakir - The Love of Music, handling Fame and the power of Humility
37min 4sec
It was exactly one year ago when we discovered Amjad Shakir performing on stage. The mixture between Arabic lyrics and English Melodies, the melancholic sounds of a Sudanese countryside and the modest ...
#16 - Ola Al Arabi - Living on Mars, creating Content and the importance of Sleep
27min 29sec
The judge is in! In episode 16, Ola Al Arabi, the star, creator and writer of the new Al3ola show joined us for unique sit-down. Delving into the scary side of content creation, Ola talked about her c ...
#15 - Nawal El Masri - The taboo about Mental Health and remembering to Exhale
48min 51sec
"I needed to focus and educate myself on what it means to have anxiety..." In Episode 15, things got personal. Nawal El Masri is the founder and director of Exhale, a fashion brand that spreads awaren ...
#14 - JRJ - Success through Failure in a Concert Promoter's Life
31min 56sec
"What is fame? I mean really, what is fame when you break it down." When Future told JRJ he should take promoting seriously, that put his career in overdrive. JRJ aka Jason Johnson broke into the musi ...
#13 - Thomas Kreuzer - Fettuccine Alfredo and taking the Podcast to Space
24min 54sec
Episode 13 was our final episode to wrap up Season 1. Thomas is a very direct but lighthearted individual who is quite reserved but takes life by the horns. Who knew that 2 men would delve so deeply i ...