Celebrate Hari Raya with Popsical
It’s always nice to celebrate with your friends after you haven’t seen each other for a long time, or with your family during a huge family gathering. But the best kind of celebration is when you’re celebrating with millions of people around the world because you all have the same beliefs. One such kind of celebration is the Hari Raya where the Muslim Community all over the world concludes the Ramadan fasting. Of course, there will be singing and dancing and official festivities that will happen and everyone is just having a great time. That’s why there are so many artists that create songs for Hari Raya. A lot of them are classics and below, you’ll find the most popular songs which is sung by many Muslims.
Menjelang Hari Raya, DJ Dave
If you’re into the kind of person who is into pop and likes to groovy more than ever, this song is the one for you. Released in the disco era, those who love to dance would often put this on the speakers so they could dance and sing to this song. This is the perfect choice during your karaoke session next time!
Balik Kampung, Sudirman
This must be the most popular and notable Hari Raya song on this list especially since it was sung by Sudirman, a popular artist who was also a composer, lawyer, writer, cartoonist, entrepreneur, and actor. Truly a man with many talents. This was released last 1984 and since then, it was noted as a song version of an iconic Hari Raya celebration. No one ever gets tired of listening and just jamming to this song so this is for everyone.
Selamat Hari Raya, Saloma
Another iconic song is Selemat Hari Raya. Sang by the First National Songbird, it has always been a loved and well-received by many generations ever since it was first released in 1977. Saloma has contributed a lot to the music industry in Malaysia and it’s no surprise that this song is on the list of the top hits of Hari Raya.
Satu Hari Di Hari Raya, M. Nasir
Mohamad Nasir or better known as M. Nasir put this song out in 2012. He has won many awards due to his work and like Sudirman, he is also a man with many talents being a poet, singer-songwriter, composer, producer, actor, and a film director.No wonder he gathered a lot of awards during these past few years.
Suasana Hari Raya, Anuar & Elina
In 1985, a very young Anuar Zain and Elina released this very fun track which will really get you going for the Hari Raya celebration. It’s also a perfect choice during a karaoke competition with friends and family!
Suara Takbir, P. Ramlee
P. Ramlee is also a very popular artist and even with his passing, many Malaysians still remember this guy because of his notable films and songs. He and Saloma were a very famous and talented couple so it’s no surprise that he also released a song for Hari Raya.