This is the big one folks.. MN special (personal) selection of the Top 100 Hari Raya Aidil Fitri Songs Of All Time!!! "Lagu Raya Sepanjang Zaman" - Mostly iconic staples with some obscure favourites. Filed under Various Artists. Hit the comment box here and in FaceBook if you feel something's left behind or shouldn't be here in the first place... hmm.. will I care? We'll see ヅ
Just added a 1965 EP by M. Osman titled "M. Osman Dengan Siglap Boys". All songs written by M. Osman himself including one Hari Raya song - A song with his duet partner, Afida ES.
Just added a 1989 album by WEA's Various Artists titled "Gema Hari Raya" produced by Ramli Sarip, J Jay, S. Atan & Nasser Abu Kassim. A Special Edition was packaged for the MLM lifestyle company Avon in cassette tapes and vinyls, distributed to its members and clients - This was retitled "Irama Hari Raya Avon" with a different cover and four additional tracks which were basically Avon's theme song and advertisements.
Just added a 1985 EP by Various Artists on one side and Sharifah Aini on the other. Side A of this promotional EP consisted of Hari Raya songs by Anuar & Ellina, Khairil Johari Johar, Sweet September and Cenderawasih. Side B consisted of two non-festive songs by Sharifah Aini later included in her double compilation LP "Dari Masa Hingga Masa" of the same year.
Just added a 1981 Hari Raya album by Various Artists namely Gaya Zakry, Noorkumalasari, Rosemaria, Sharifah Aini, Zaleha Hamid, Aman Shah, Aziz Ahmad, D. J. Dave, Sudirman Hj. Arshad dan Kumpulan Black Dog Bone. Entitled "Album Hari Raya" comprising of some new and some previously released songs. Plenty of your evergreen seasonal favourites here.
Just added a 1981 Hari Raya album from Philips, Polygram "Pemberian Di Hari Raya". Featuring everyone's favourite "Satu Hari Di Hari Raya" by M. Nasir. This is the original version, not the more "radio-friendly" 1994 re-recording for BMG. Other artists included Al-Jawaher, Janji (featuring Eddynor Ali), Ideal Sisters, Rafeah Buang, Yunizar Hussein and non-Hari Raya fillers from Alleycats, Normah Johari & Raffi Hussin.
Just added a 1980 Hari Raya LP from WEA "Aidil-Fitri Berma'af Ma'afan", combining artists from Malaysia and Singapore namely Ahmad Nawab, Azean Irdawaty, Hail Amir, Jamal Abdillah, Khadijah Ibrahim, Norazia Ali, Othman Hamzah, Sweet Charity & Uji Rashid. I've decided to leave the scripts intact, in between songs as per the original vinyl recording. Enjoy!
Just added a 1977 LP from Senada "Senandong Hari Raya". Artists included Sanisah Huri, Rafeah Buang, Effa Rizan, Maria Bachok & A. Ramlie, Suara Perindu, A. Razak, M. Ramlee. Although "Selamat Hari Raya" appears on the front sleeve, the actual name of the album is "Senandong Hari Raya" as depicted at the back and on the spine of the LP.
Just added a 1975 Hari Raya EP from Senada "Selamat Hari Raya". Artists included Sanisah Huri, A. Razak, Maria Bachok & A. Ramlie. All the four songs in this EP were also included in the LP "Senandong Hari Raya" released two years later in 1977.