Stephan is currently in production but doing performances around his filming schedule. Send us a note if you want to book him for a performance, or to arrange for shows as part of his 2016-2017 tour.


April 1-2, 2015, Stephan returned to his alma mater St. Chirstopher’s School in Richmond, VA. to speak to the student body about his career and work as part of the school’s Impact Makers series. While there he also gave a concert and worked with youth from 14 public and private schools across the city on issues of peace, equality, and social change.


April 8, 2015, Stephan gave a concert and lectured in classes at Muhlenberg College, PA, presenting on his music, activism, and his worldwide tour working with change-makers everywhere he goes.

Tuesday, Feburary 11, 2014: The New School is hosting Stephan Said for a conversation about his music and its role in social change movements across the world, 7pm in the Kellen Auditorium, 66 5th Avenue at 13th St. The event is FREE with a catered reception afterwards. It will be a great night. Contact Susan Morris to make reservations at 212.229.5600 x1106 or at Here’s the link:

Stephan is currently organizing his worldwide tour for global unity, #lighttheworld 2016. Contact us to bring Stephan to your city/community/school.

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The Answer To Nationalist Populism is Global Populism

Bring out the inspiration Bring out the new American poetic tradition The new global poetic and musical movements That unite people of all races, colors and religions In the fight for global economic and social equality   This is the populism that tramples the demagogues Not a fake populism that is nationalist, inegalitarian, isolationist and [...]

Stephan Said and difrent: launch ‘borderless’

On May 30, 2016, Stephan and the difrent: team launched borderless, an groundbreaking new docu-series and media platform featuring and connecting people at the frontlines of change. At the same time they went live with the new wesbite and social networking sites, Stephan and the film crew went live in refugee camps across Greece, where [...]

Stephan’s op-ed “The Solution to Extremism is Global Equality”

Here’s Stephan’s widely circulated op-ed about the antidote to extremism, and the need to build a movement for economic and social equality.

Stephan’s latest op-ed – School Shooting’s, We’re missing the Mark

My latest op-ed, “The Cause Of School Shooting’s, We’re missing the Mark” has sparked conversation about the need to get beyond the symptoms of child school shootings and get to their cause. Most importantly, I believe, we have to speak to our youth, and listen to them, and we have to stop telling them what we [...]

Engaged Lives: Stephan Said at The New School

Stephan Said is interviewed by the Dean of the New School, David Scobie, on his career and on the launch of his #LightTheWorld global video and tour.


The Orchard Distributing Stephan’s Catalog!

The Orchard is distributing Stephan’s entire catalog except his 1999 Rounder Records debut “Now’s The Time.” This means that all of Stephan’s material is available across the world on all platforms, with previously unavailable albums and EP’s coming soon. Stay tuned for updates! For now, check out his music page for albums that are now [...]

#lighttheworld Pakistan in Dawn News

“Artist On Tour For Peace Holds Concert“ The concert for global unity at Port Grand in Karachi, Pakistan was a huge success, and an unprecedented call for peace and unity rising from the region. This great piece in the Pakistan’s biggest English newspaper, Dawn, speaks about the concert, in which Stephan sang in several languages including [...]

Love, Make The World Go Round

“Love, Make The World Go Round” is out on iTunes! Share it with your friends and pick up one or a dozen copies, it’s just 99 cents and every purchase will help spread an anthem to unite the world, beginning from the streets of our generation’s biggest conflict. The track was co-produced by yours truly [...]

Beauty Love Truth to Perform with Stephan Said

The all-star Beauty Love Turth cast, bringing of some of the best improvisers come to improvise a play inspired in the moment by Stephan Said’s songs, performed live. Thursday, Sept 27, 8pm at The PIT 123 E 24th BTW Park & Lex  This is a one time event. You will never see this show again! Featuring an [...]

The Guardian on #J15

Here is the great montage in The Guardian featuring interviews with Stephan, Dr. Benjamin Chavis, and Russell Simmons. It starts with great shots at St. John the Divine.