Abdallah took part in a music concert hosted in the city of Ta'iff where pulled off the dance step, Dab.
In the video which had gone viral, Abdallah puts down his microphone in order to encourage the audience to clap along with him.
He then rolls his arms and perform the 'Dab', while the audience cheers him on. Also a lot of artists and celebrities around the country also dab along while expressing themselves.
However, Dabbing is banned in Saudi Arabia where authorities considered it a reference to drug culture. A video of Abdallah became very popualr on social media which has got thousands of peple tweeted about it.
Abdallah has apologized for his behaviour on twitter prior to his arrest.
The tweet read:
I am most apologetic to our honorable government and my dear president for the spontaneous movement I made in the Ta’if Festival. Accept my apology.
His action has caused a lot of controversy on social media as many Saudi Arabian users debate if he is to be punished for the act or not.