As a special tribute to the country’s 62nd Merdeka celebration, Malaysian leaders will be dropping an exclusive music video!
Teasers of the upcoming musical release had been shared on social media by a number of ministers.
TEASER rakaman khas Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong bersama Jemaah Menteri sempena Sambutan Hari Kebangsaan ke-62. pic.twitter.com/HXuAYR4YWb— Dr Mahathir Mohamad (@chedetofficial) August 28, 2019
Teaser 2.— Dr Wan Azizah Ismail (@drwanazizah) August 29, 2019
Nantikan rakaman istimewa Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong bersama Jemaah Menteri sempena sambutan Hari Kebangsaan ke-62.
SETIA 🇲🇾 pic.twitter.com/gDrADIRNAQ— Syed Saddiq (@SyedSaddiq) August 28, 2019
Based on the postings, it looks like they will be performing a cover of the famous patriotic song, Setia, first released and made popular by the legendary songstress, Francissca Peter back in 1987.
The music video would not only feature prominent Malaysian ministers but also our newly appointed king, Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al- Mustafa Billah Shah.
Be sure to catch this thrilling musical collaboration coming to you this Merdeka!
Meanwhile, Malaysian songbird, Yuna had also released a brand new patriotic number titled, Bermula Kita, featuring the Malaysian Philharmonic Youth Orchestra.
Composed by award-winning musical genius, Rendra Zawawi, the song is the OST to the upcoming feature documentary, M for Malaysia screening in cinemas this 12 till 15 September.
You can have a listen to this beautifully arranged melody here;