Brunei’s 1st Nasheed album launched

|     Abdul Hakiim Yakof     |

BRUNEI’S first Nasheed CD album, Noor El-Darussalam, was launched yesterday at the Sarmayuda Hall, Language and Literature Bureau.

Present as the guest of honour to launch the album was Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs.

Two hundred albums were produced, and the song titles include ‘Daulat Kebawah Duli Tuan Patik’, ‘Melayu Islam Beraja’, ‘Selamat Sejahtera’, ‘Jubli Emas Menaiki Takhta’, ‘Alhamdulillah’, ‘Istiqamah’, ‘Syukur Pada Kurnia’, ‘Iman Bukan Hanya Di Bibir’, ‘Di Depan Tuhan Semua Sama’, and ‘Perhentian Hidup’.

The album is a special gift to His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam in conjunction with the Golden Jubilee Celebration.

The songs were recorded at the studio of Haji Syed Yunos bin Haji Syed Anayatullah.

Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs in a group photo. – ABDUL HAKIIM YAKOF