It’s official, Clubhouse is everyone’s new favourite social media platform. Since going international in December, its imprint on the Middle East is especially remarkable.
The audio-only app—which has already been downloaded by more than 5.5 million users all over the globe—became particularly popular in Saudi Arabia, with everyone hosting live conversations on a daily basis.
It wouldn’t be far-fetched to say that a similar growth is currently taking place on Clubhouse. Anyone on the app can attest to that Saudi presence is hard to ignore. From rooms delving deep into Saudi-specific topics to barefaced pastime chats titled ‘summarize a book or read an excerpt in three minutes, Saudi users are increasingly active on the application.
So if you’re looking to take a peek into the Kingdom, we rounded up a few people for you to follow.
You’ll regularly find the designer and cultural consultant at the centre of rooms on Clubhouse, opening the floor for what are often hard-to-discuss topics surrounding the landscape of the region’s creative industries.
If fashion is your interest, then following Nojoud is a must.
Rakan Al Eidi
The entrepreneur and angel investor is a staple figure on Saudi’s Clubhouse scene, and doesn’t shy away from sharing his insights.
Whether it’s fashion, history, or film, creative director and stylist Norah AlEisa is always up for a chat.
Take a deep dive into Saudi’s cherished history through the self-proclaimed ‘child of the Arabian Peninsula’
The Riyadh-based photographer is a must-follow.
For anyone looking to delve deep into Saudi Arabia’s cherished sartorial traditions, Albassam is your go-to guide.
The businesswoman and editor just joined in on the fun in February, and we can’t wait to see what she’s got in store.