|Released April 19, 2005 (U.S.)|
Label Six Degrees Records
Release date 19 April 2005
|Genres World music, Electronica, Electronic dance music, Dance music|
Producers Azam Ali, Loga Ramin Torkian, Carmen Rizzo
Similar Sumud, The Fourth Light, Nine Heavens, From Night to the Edge of Day, Elysium for the Brave
Niyaz beni beni
Niyaz is the debut album of the Iranian music group Niyaz, an acoustic electronic project. The word "Niyaz" means "yearning" in Persian.
Niyaz reached #12 in the Billboard Top World Albums chart.
The track Dilruba was remixed by Junkie XL.
- "Nahan 'The Hidden'"
- "Allahi Allah"
- "The Hunt"
- "In The Shadow Of Life"
- "Amritsar to Amman" (Digipack bonus track)
"Nahan" is based on parts of خوش باش که هر که راز داند (Xoš bâš ke har ke râz dânad) from Diwan-e Shams-e Tabrizi by Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi.
"Allahi Allah" is based on a traditional Urdu religious song.
"The Hunt" is based on the poem بیا بریم دشت (Biyâ berim dašt) by the 14th century Persian poet Obeyd-e Zakani.
2Nahan "The Hidden"5:10