Imen is a 22 year old Muslim singer from South London who was discovered when waitressing in Nando’s, Streatham but who dreams of being the first Hijabi singer to sell out arenas. She stands for love, tolerance and inclusion and represents cultural, racial and religious diversity.
Of Moroccan descent , born and raised in Italy and now living in London, Imen is a truly international Artist singing in English, Italian, Arabic, Spanish, French and German.
Brought up in a strict Muslim household, Imen had to face many challenges to pursue her dream. Her father, the Imam at the local mosque, had never heard her sing …..until she appeared on national TV in Britain’s Got Talent 2020, going on to reach the semi final and, more importantly, win her father’s support and approval.
Billy Mann has sold over 110 million albums as a hit producer and songwriter. He’s also served as President of International and Chief Creative Officer of EMI Music Global as well as President of Creative at BMG North America.
Mann is the longtime collaborator of superstar P!nk and has worked with major Artists from Cher and Burt Bacharach to David Guetta, Kelly Rowland and Jessica Simpson. He’s also spotted various artists at the early stages of their careers, including Teddy Geiger, Emma Stone, Alex Aiono, Pablo Alboran, and TikTok stars Charli and Dixie D’Amelio.
Benton James has produced alongside the likes of RedOne and Mutt Lang and discovered and signed Grammy-nominated hip-hop star Supah Mario, (Drake, Lil Uzi Vert, Tory Lanez) and Ciscero. Previously the head of Urban A&R for Red Bull Songs, James signed K-so Jaynes, Mike Gazzo and TwhyXclusive and delivered records with Grammy-nominated artists including Trippie Redd, Drake, Wiz Khalifa, and Kelly Rowland.
Tiziano Ferro is an Italian Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter and producer. He’s one of the most successful Italian artists of all time with his achievements reaching new heights with every album.
On top of his outstanding career as a recording artist – scoring numerous platinum records and winning endless awards – he’s also achieved success as a songwriter for other artists, including Andrea Bocelli//Ed Sheeran and Blue. He also collaborated with John Legend, Kelly Rowland, Chris Botti, Mary J Blige, Jamelia, One Republic and more. His last album was produced by Timbaland and he is behind the success of Baby K, Italy’s biggest new streaming artist.
He will be one of the Executive Producers and songwriters on Imen’s first album.