Talal Qureshi (born April 2, 1988) is an electronic/hip-hop music producer. Raised in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Talal started his solo career in 2007 and received instant recognition for his work from around the globe. Talal's distinctive production sensibility and attention to detail makes each of his tracks unique. When asked about Talal Qureshi, BBC Asian Network's renowned DJ Bobby Friction said: "An extraordinary individual who is extremely creative and innovative" and labeled his music as “The Sound of Future”. When asked about his production style Talal Qureshi said: "I make beats with tiger blood"
Talal has produced a diverse range of remixes as well as original tracks. Some of his work includes: production of Adil Omar's debut album "Mushroom Cloud Effect", Shahreyar Mirza & Natasha Humera Ejaz’s recent single “Into your Light” and official remixes for artists like Talvin Singh, Tigerstyle, Gentlemen Hall, Meesha Shafi, Mooroo, Rita Morar, Ishq Bector, Oman Siddique and The Kominas to name a few.
Talal is currently working with the legendary artists - Talvin Singh & Tigerstyle for their upcoming track and will be collaborating with Riz Ahmed (Riz MC) [lead performer in The Road to Guantanamo, Shifty, Britz, Four Lions and The Reluctant Fundamentalist] for his new project.
Talal released his debut EP "Equator" in February 2012. The EP carried tracks that highlighted Talal's diversity and distinctive approach to beat making. Not only was the EP popular amongst followers but also received appreciation from networks like BBC Asian, BBC Radio1 and BBC Xtra.
Talal’s new EP "x1988" was released on May 2013 which received an overwhelming response from the audience, Blog's like "The Music Ninja" reviewed his work " There’s a secret satisfaction in hearing something that you know will catch on way before the masses are aware of it, and x1988 is one of those albums that is bound to hit it big "