Aijda Farag Saad (Artist Manager), Sor
Moderator: Bowie van Loon (Music Journalist)
sor is a signed artist at music label Noah's Ark, Universal Music. sor is not only responsible for vocals but also for a big part of his productions. In February 2018 he started suffering from hearing loss, which required him to be more inventive when composing music. Currently sor is positive about the future, he makes music with the use of his piano, synthesizers and his hearing aid. After two successful EP's ('Phonak and Professor') sor recently released his debut album Bae Doven. On his new album sor combined Classical music and Hip Hop.
As a part of his project Bae Doven sor also released a short music film that was nominated by Dutch Film Festival. In early 2022, sor gained widespread recognition after winning the Dutch TV-show "Maestro," a conducting program featuring famous Dutch artists, which had an average of 2.2 million viewers. sor also sold out the Dutch concert hall (Concertgebouw) with his own sorchestra consisting of 58 orchestra members. In 2022 sor performed on the main stage of the Woo-Hah x Rolling Loud Festival with his sorchestra. After releasing his projects sor has been honored with two Edison Awards for best Hip-Hop and Best Album.