Aizat Amdan

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Aizat Amdan
Aizat Borneo Tour 2011.jpg
Aizat Amdan Borneo Tour 2011
Background information
Birth name Muhammad Aizat Amdan
Also known as Aizat Amdan
Born (1989-01-21) January 21, 1989 (age 25)
Origin Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Genres Pop rock, pop
Occupations Singer-songwriter
Years active 2007 – present
Labels Kasi Gegar Entertainment Sdn Bhd
Website http://www.aizatamdan.com

Muhammad Aizat Amdan (born January 21, 1989 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) or commercially known as Aizat Amdan, is a Malaysian singer-songwriter.

Aizat began his music career as a contestant in the reality TV singing contest Akademi Fantasia 5 or better known by its abbreviation AF.

Aizat is well known for inducing creative sounds and lyrical prose within his songs. Aizat describes his music a mixture of pop rock and alternative music influenced by Brit pop

After Akademi Fantasia Aizat surprised the Malaysian public and his fans with his new look, managing to lose 30 kg from a previous 112 kg.

In 2007 Aizat released two of his singles entitled "Hanya Kau Yang Mampu" and "Sahabat". "Hanya Kau Yang Mampu" was a major hit in Malaysia earning it the title of the Most Downloaded song in 2009 at Anugerah Planet Musik.

Since then Aizat has released two albums Percubaan Pertama and Urusan Aizat Amdan.

Background[edit]

Aizat is a singer/songwriter. He has been writing and singing since he was 12 years old when he first learned to play the guitar alongside his brother Anas. Aizat played at school gigs and performed at school level competitions. He wrote the song "Lagu Kita" when he was in Form 3, which subsequently featured in Aizat's 1st album Percubaan Pertama.

Upon graduating from high school Aizat auditioned for Akademi Fantasia (AF) and was accepted as one of the final 12 contestants. His rendition of Anuar Zain's "Perpisahan" was thought to be one of the best performance of the competition. Aizat finished 7th.

On July 7, 2007 (07.07.07) Aizat and his family incorporated Kasi Gegar Entertainment Sdn Bhd (KGE) which is his own production label. Since then through KGE Aizat has launched two albums and organized several concerts throughout Peninsular Malaysia and Borneo.

Personal life[edit]

Music[edit]

In 2007, Amdan was a contestant on the fifth season of the TV show Akademi Fantasia. His performance of the song "Hanya Kau Yang Mampu" reached the top of local music charts.[1]

Discography[edit]

Singles[edit]

  • "Sahabat"
  • "Hanya Kau Yang Mampu"

Percubaan Pertama[edit]

  • "Fikirlah"
  • "Hanya Kau Yang Mampu"
  • "Lagu Kita"
  • "Sahabat"
  • "Selamat Tinggal Akhirnya"
  • "Cintai Diriku"
  • "Melodi Cinta"
  • "Hanya Kau Yang Mampu" (acoustic version)
  • "Kau Aku"

Urusan Aizat Amdan[edit]

  • "Years From Now"
  • "Mana Oh Mana"
  • "Senyum"
  • "Erti Hari Ini"
  • "Susun Silang Kata"
  • "Emotions"
  • "Sungai Lui"

Others songs[edit]

  • "Penyelamat Cinta"
  • "Pergi"
  • "I Go"
  • "This One Boy"
  • "Warisan"
  • "Jerrypah"

Awards[edit]

Awards Year Result
Anugerah Juara Lagu 2008 Lagu Kita - Finalist[2]
Anugerah Industri Muzik 2009 Best Vocal in a Song (Male) Award
18th Discovery International Pop Music Festival in Varna, Bulgaria 2009 Special Jury Award
18th Discovery International Pop Music Festival in Varna, Bulgaria 2009 2nd runner up Best Song Category
Anugerah Planet Muzik 2009 Best Vocal Performance In A Song by New Male Artiste
Anugerah Planet Muzik 2009 Malaysia's Most Popular Song based on Highest Download (Hanya Kau Yang Mampu)
Anugerah Juara Lagu 2009 Best Song - Pergi[2]
Anugerah Juara Lagu 2009 Best Performance - Kau Aku[2]
Anugerah Bintang Popular 2009 Most Popular Male Singer
Anugerah Industri Muzik 2010 Best Album Cover (URUSAN AIZAT AMDAN)
Anugerah Industri Muzik 2010 Best Music Video - Susun Silang Kata

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kamin, Azhariah (July 28, 2008). "Smells like teen spirit". Malaysia Star. Retrieved 30 December 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c Kamin, Azhariah (January 12, 2010). "Aizat wows ’em". Malaysia Star. Retrieved 30 December 2011. 

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