P.Ramlee & Saloma

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Dendang - Polynesia Mambo

SALOMA

Dendang - Polynesia Mambo

Ref: FSD6296


Price: 26.99

New compilation by Japanese journalist and collector Katsunori Tanaka of the great Malaysian/Singaporean singer Saloma. Born in 1935, Salmah Ismail (her real name) was married to another legend, P.Ramlee, and became hugely popular in Malaysia and other countries in southeast Asia, both as a singer and actress. Her music encompassed a variety of influences including jazz, 60s pop, cha-cha, Latin and tradiitonal Malay folk. She died in 1983.

1. Polynesia Mambo 2. Lenggang Kangkong Bahru 3. Kechewa 4. Dengan Air Mata 5. Manusia 6. Keluhanku 7. Putri Berirama 8. Rintihan Jiwaku 9. Nasib Diri Ku 10. Gunong Payang 11. Doa Ibu 12. Mahligai Kayangan 13. Kasehnya Ibu 14. Kopi Susu 15. Jelingan Mata 16. Senyum Malam 17. Kenek2 Udang 18. Tari Tualang Tiga 19. Suasana Chinta 20. Tepok Amai Amai 21. Sudah Nasib 22. Tanjong Katong 23. Bakti Dialam Seni 24. Layang Layang 25. S'ribu Janji Tak Mungkin Jadi 26. Bunga Negara



Lagenda Hit (2 CDs)

PUAN SRI SALOMA

Lagenda Hit (2 CDs)

Ref: FSD5962


Price: 20.99

A true legend, Saloma, (1935-1983), is Malaysia's greatest ever female singer, and was a star of the screen as well. Her voice is described in Malaysia as lemak merdu, a kind of smooth, melodious sound, capable of singing everything from Malay folk to cha cha cha and jazz. She was also the wife of another Malay legend, P.Ramlee. Most tracks are from the 1950s-70s, from pop to bossa nova and folk.



P.Ramlee Satu Indiepretasi

VARIOUS

P.Ramlee Satu Indiepretasi

Ref: FSD5890


Price: 23.99

Collaboration with Malaysian music radio station XFM, with popular artists from the Malay indie scene recording the songs of P.Ramlee. 18 tracks including a super band created for the project, The Ramlees, consisting of Liyana Fizi, Mira, Yuna and Najwa, plus local artists including Hujan, Bittersweet, Meet Uncle Hussain, Azian & The Typewriter, Seven Collar T-Shirt, Yuna, Monoloque and Altiment.

1. Hujan -Tunggu Sekejab 2. SevenCollar T-Shirt - Jangan Tinggal Daku 3. One Buck Short - Pok Pok Bujang Lapok 4. Couple - Menceceh Bujang Lapok 5. Altimet - Maafkan Kami 6. Subculture - Bunyi Guitar 7. Monoloque - Tiada Kata Secantik Bahasa 8. Azlan and The Typewriter feat. AG & Co - Jeritan Batinku 9. Bittersweet - Getaran Jiwa 10. Pesawat - Ai Ai Ai Twist 11. Kugiran D'Tepi Pantai - Nujum Pak Belalang 12. Pop Shuvit - Aci- Aci Buka Pintu 13. Awanband - Malam Bulan Dipagar Bintang 14. Grey Sky Morning - Malam Pesta Muda-Mudi 15. They Will Kill Us All - Sepanjang Riwayatku 16. Yuna - Gelora Jiwa 17. Meet Uncle Hussain - Ya Habibi Ali Baba 18. The Ramlees - Itulah Sayang



Emas Selamanya

P.RAMLEE AND SALOMA

Emas Selamanya

Ref: FSD5455


Price: 18.99

Malaysia's golden duo, P. Ramlee and Saloma, duet 50s hits remastered.



Sepanjang Risvayet

P.RAMLEE

Sepanjang Risvayet

Ref: FSD3267


Price: 17.99

Superb album of early tracks from Malaysia's greatest singer, recorded for the Musicland label, as opposed to EMI. Some with Latin rhythms, some more crooner style, others rock 'n' roll and mostly with a strong Malay flavour. Quite different from his later film output.



Festival- Lagu Lagu Filem

P.RAMLEE

Festival- Lagu Lagu Filem

Ref: FSD3268


Price: 17.99

18 track compilation of some of P.Ramlee's greatest film tunes, some performed by and in duet with the equally wonderful Saloma. Most tracks are of the crooner variety with some Latin, jazz, Arabic and Malay influences.

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Ali Baba Rock

P.RAMLEE

Ali Baba Rock

Ref: FSD3269


Price: 17.99

Compilation of P.Ramlee recorded at the height of his powers. Rock, mambo, Malay traditional and jazz are combined into a rich sound, great songs, wonderful singing from P.Ramlee and some in duet with Saloma. Quite simply, the cream of Malaysian music.

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Lagu Cinta

P. RAMLEE

Lagu Cinta

Ref: FSD2952


Price: 15.99

P. Ramlee is Malaysia's greatest ever recording star. In the age of the 1950s crooners, he sung Malaysian folk repertroire with a dance hall orchestra and latin flavors. He revolutionised traditional Malay singing, beginning as a playback singer, before becoming a leading actor during the 1950s. He appeared in some 63 films, singing more than 200 songs. This fantastic CD is of 12 tracks is of his biggest hits including Jangan Tinggal Daku and Putus Sudah Kasih Sayang.

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Lagu Dan Filem

P. RAMLEE

Lagu Dan Filem

Ref: FSD2953


Price: 15.99

P.Ramlee had a wide appeal in Malaysia, attracting both Malay and non-Malay audiences, rural and urban. The music draws on Malay asli, inang, joget, masri, zapin and keroncong repertory. The film songs incorporated many western musical elements and western instruments such as trumpet, trombone, clarinet, sax, violin, accordion and percussion gradually replaced all the traditional ones. P.Ramlee sang in a crooning style adding vibrato. Latin American dances such as the samba, beguine and cha-cha-cha were popularized through films. 12 tracks including Jangan Tinggal Daku (from Ibu Mertua Ku) Putus Sudah Kasih Sayang, Azizah (from Penarik Beca) Gelora (from Bujang Lapok) and Do Re Mi.



Romantik Komedi

P. RAMLEE

Romantik Komedi

Ref: FSD2954


Price: 15.99

Another briliant collection. More lighthearted, bright and breezy with electric guitar added to the Malay elements. P.Ramlee lived and worked in Singapore before returning to Kuala Lumpur where he died in 1973. A towering figure of Malay music, still today heralded as Malaysia's greatest ever singer.\n

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Kenangan Abadi

P. RAMLEE

Kenangan Abadi

Ref: FSD2463


Price: 19.99

Double album of P.Ramlee film songs and duets with Saloma. The packaging includes some rare bromide photos. Film songs derived from the Malaysian social dances, incorporated Western elements, and spawned new terms such as joget baru (new joget) and masri modern (modern masri). New Latin American dances were added to the mix such as samba, bolero and mambo with a local flavour maintained through the song texts. Excellent overview.

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Marisan Tan Sri P.Ramlee, 22 Lagu Lagu Klassik Nostalgia

P.RAMLEE

Marisan Tan Sri P.Ramlee, 22 Lagu Lagu Klassik Nostalgia

Ref: FSD1464


Price: 18.99

Greatest hits collection from the father of Malaysian song. From nostalgic,vintage Malay tunes with a jazz and latin influence to others under the spell of rock n roll. Classic music.

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Ala Dondang

P. RAMLEE & SALOMA TANSRI & PUANSRI

Ala Dondang

Ref: FSD2460


Price: 17.99

Following the second world war Malaysian popular music developed alongside films. The most popular singer of all was P.Ramlee, who appeared in over 60 films and sung more than 200 songs. His films and songs appealed to everyone in Malaysia from rural and urban areas, Malay and non-Malay. The music derived from various Malay traditions and dances such as asli, joget, and keroncong. Western instrumentation replaced most of the traditional instruments and singers tended to adopt the crooning style of their Hollywood peers. This best of album also features the female version of P. Ramlee (and also his wife) Saloma. It's this music that went on to influence the modern pop and roots crossover artists such as Siti Nurhaliza or Sheila Majid. Still very popular today and a legend of Malay music.

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Pilihan Emas

SALOMA

Pilihan Emas

Ref: FSD2461


Price: 17.99

Saloma is the greatest female singer in Malaysian music history. The wife of P.Ramlee she had numerous hits and starred alongside her husband in many classic films. On this best of compilation she sings both pop and more traditional songs. These songs include some Chinese Middle Eastern and Hindustani flavours, echoing the cultural mixture of Malaysia itself.

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