Omar Musa

Omar Musa is a Malaysian-Australian author, rapper and poet from Queanbeyan, Australia. He has released four hip hop records, three poetry books (including “Parang" and “Millefiori”) and received a standing ovation at TEDx Sydney at the Sydney Opera House.

His debut novel “Here Come the Dogs” was long-listed for the International Dublin Literary Award and Miles Franklin Award and he was named one of the Sydney Morning Herald’s Young Novelists of the Year in 2015. He wrote a one-man play based on his album, “Since Ali Died”, in 2018.