In the summer of 2021 Sahareya meets Zouj aka Adam Lenox in a residency collaboration project MOV. in Kino Šiška, Ljubljana.
''Rising German experimental pop musician ZOUJ joins forces with Slovenian artist Sarah Al Saleh and Slovenian VJ 5237 for a project created during a Liveurope residency. Together with the Slovenian artists, the eclectic musician, whose versatile talent and feeling for bringing together different artistic practices have also been noticed by City Slang Records. ''
As of that project on they had collaborated as a producer and rapper and made their first song together : Driving with my eyes closed with a music video directed by: Franz Impler.
With the song collaboration Sahareya has joined the Zouj tour in September 2022.
Before the tour she had already some gigs with Zouj and his band:
•SHARPE festival 2022
•MELT festival 11.6.2022
•Zelt festival, opening act for Marc Rebillet
•29.7. L’abore festival
•30.7. Bochum Flatmade
The tour lasted from 17.9.2022 to 22.10.2022
- 17.09.22 FR Orleans @hoppophop
- 20.09.22 NL Rotterdam @worm_rotterdam
- 22.09.22 BE Gent @vooruit.gent
- 23.09.22 NL Amsterdam @cinetolamsterdam
- 24.09.22 DE Hamburg @goldenpudelclub
- 25.09.22 DE Leipzig @naumannstanzlokal
- 27.09.22 DE Koln @jaki.klub
- 28.09 DE Berlin @berghain_ostgut
- 04.10.22 UK Brighton @greendoorstore
- 05.10.22 UK London Shacklewell Arms
- 06.10.22 UK Liverpool @quarry_fest
- 08.10.22 DE Karlsruhe Kohi
- 10.10.22 FR Paris @supersonicclub
- 11.10.22 DE Mainz Schon
- 13.10.22 DE Nurnberg Kantine
- 14.10.22 DE Munchen 10 years Mila Festival
- 15.10.22 DE Regensburg Ostentor Kino
- 16.10.22 SK Bratislava @novacvernovka
- 17.10.22 CZ Prague @bike.jesus
- 18.10.22 HR Zagreb @klubkset
- 19.10.22 HU Budapest A38
- 20.10.22 RS Ljubljana @kinosiska
- 22.10.22 DE Schorndorf Manufaktur
After the tour gigs:
- 19.01.23 NL Eurosonic festival, Groningen
- MENT festival 2023 SL in March
From then on they have been creating together and successfully finished five songs that will be released as a Sahareya featuring Zouj EP in 2023 with an intended promotion tour in November 2023.