Activist, Poet, Hip Hop Artist and Buffalo Music Award recipient Alkebulaun, but many people know him as Bro. Arleym Habeeb. Born a 4th generation Muslim, Islam has served as a center piece and a foundation of his life & music career. Alkebulaun’s early experience in Hip Hip included him and another Muslim by the name of Karim Lewis. Karim and Arleym forged an Islamic Hip Hop group in the late 90’s called Suni Tribe. This group was well know on the Buffalo Hip Hop scene and eventually in the year 2000 the dynamic duo won the highly sought after Buffalo Music Awards under the category Best Hip Hop Duo/Group. http://www.buffalomusicawards.com/archives/2000.html
After winning The Buffalo Music Award, Alkebulaun expanded his music portfolio and became a successful poet & spoken word artist. Performing and Winning Poetry Slams across Western New York, United States and even traveling Internationally.