Born on April 24, 1981 in Casablanca, Sy Mehdi, whose real name is Mehdi BENBRAHIM, began his musical career at a very young age, around the age of 17.
He released his first album “KOUNT MACHI” in 2001. it was produced in Casablanca and executed an album of Moroccan popular music. The album “YA BLADI”, born from the fusion of Moroccan Raï with rhythms contemporary artists is an undeniable popular success.
Sy is the diminutive of sympathetic, the name of an artist who suits him well since he winsquickly the sympathy of the Moroccan public which propels him towards fame.
In 2007, Sy Mehdi released the single “SAC A DOS”, and shot his first clip whichhas been a huge success and has been programmed on a multitude of radio stations Moroccan and French.
In 2009, Sy Mehdi produced a new single, “KOULCHI FI CASA” as a duo with Hassan El Fed, a single that has been a phenomenal success with the public. The same year, he released two other singles, “UN PETIT ACCOUNTBANCAIRE” followed by his solo title “SOLEIL”.
Not limited to singing alone, Sy Mehdi embarked on a career in film and appeared in the trailer of the sitcom “COOL CENTER” of which he is also the singer-songwriter.
Sy Mehdi is not only a singer, but also an author and composer-publisher of several titles including the song of the 2008 African Cup of Nations.