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Birth name  Ahmad Rafiq
Name  A. Rafiq
Occupation(s)  Musician, actor
Role  Musical Artist

Instruments  Vocals
Genres  Dangdut
Years active  1965–2012
A. Rafiq Selamat Jalan A Rafiq
Born  March 5, 1948 Jakarta, Indonesia (1948-03-05)
Died  January 19, 2013, Jakarta, Indonesia
Children  Fairuz A Rafiq, Fadia A. Rafiq, Farabi El Fouz, Farhad A. Rafiq
Similar People  Fairuz A Rafiq, Galih Ginanjar, Fadia A Rafiq

Grandchildren  King Faaz Arafiq, Nazira

A. Rafiq (5 March 1948 – 19 January 2013) was a prominent Jakarta-based dangdut artist. He was active in the Indonesian music industry from the 1970s onwards. He launched his first single, "Pandangan Pertama" ("First Sight") in 1978. The single was a huge hit and propelled his career in the Indonesian '70s dangdut scene. Rafiq, along with Rhoma Irama and Elvy Sukaesih were the three most popular dangdut singer in the '70s. Rafiq is well known for his Elvis-inspired stage costume and hip-gyrating movements.

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The hit "Pengalaman Pertama" enjoyed a second popularity in 2002, when it was remade by one of the most popular Indonesian singers Chrisye in his album Dekade. In 2007, Pengalaman Pertama was again remade by popular Indonesian rock band Slank in the original motion picture soundtrack of Indonesian movie "Get Married".

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Discography

  • Pengalaman Pertama
  • Milikku
  • Pandangan Pertama
  • Cantik
  • References

    A. Rafiq Wikipedia


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