Dj Outlaw, born Mohammed Hasan AKA - the founding member of Outlaw Productions creative studio is born and raised in the Kingdom of Bahrain, fascinated by the hip hop movement from a very early age. His musical career started back in '97 when he began as an independent Dj. However, unlike the few other of the time, Outlaw refused to limit his career to merely Djing at parties. As his understanding and thirst for the art form grew, so did his talent; this began to become apparent in '99 when he managed to start his own music production studio at home. Up until this day, Outlaw has all his efforts set on digging for fresh, youthful talented individuals who have the same passion for hip hop allowing him to be one of the only individuals in the region that offers –both, proper equipment to work with as well as the right environment for Hip Hop break through to begin.
Currently, Dj Outlaw is known to be affiliated with the legendary Outlawz where they released and still releasing mixtapes together like "Outlaw Culture" and "Outlaw Nation" mixtape series. DJ Outlaw also a member of the famous Slip and Slide Djs coalition and one of the official Coast2Coast Mixtape DJs.
After being signed to music distribution company “UrFilez”, Outlaw has released his debut studio album "History in the Making" in 2009 featuring many local and international artists combined. This album portrays the idea of the Middle East meeting with the West-forming a huge unity under one album which is a mere microcosm of the general goal Dj Outlaw strives to achieve. It is the first within-region album to be distributed in musical outlets across the country as well as being sold on all digital distribution companies including iTunes and Amazon.
Dj Outlaw has also been the founder of the growing annual mixtape series “The Middle East invasion” which has grown in double the size compared to when vol.1 has been released. These mixtapes have become increasingly popular for being the only mixtape series to present pure Arabian talent through their music which was handpicked from a vast amount of submissions by Dj Outlaw himself so that the world can experience the sounds of what Arabian hip-hop has to offer.
As a producer, his biggest production projects were "Bahrain Unite" featuring a number of Bahraini artists and musicians, and "Arab World Unite" featuring seven artists from all over the Arab World and was released in the album of Saudi hiphop artist "Qusai". Both tracks made a huge buzz in the region that grabed international media attention including BBC World and Rolling Stones ME magazine to name a few.
On the other hand, he has also has successfully worked with artists such as, DJ Woogie, G-unit, Dj Lord sear, MC Lyte, Jaz O, The Outlawz, Young Blaze, Hot Rod, Ludacris, TQ, Ace Hood, Freeway, Stormey Coleman, Mad Skillz and actor Orlando Jones , Also shared the stage with artists such as DJ Jazzy Jeff, DJ Tony Touch, Junior Jack, Yves Larock, Fatman Scoop, DJ KOOL, Shortie Blitz, Just Blaze and Tabu of the Black Eyed Peas and performed in the hottest clubs/events all over the Middle East region including Qatar, Oman, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.