Date : 01 July 2020
Reported by : MOHD AFNAN B MOHD FAUZI
Category : News
“IIUM Frontlines” is the title of a song composed as an act of motivation and appreciation for the IIUM frontliners: Doctors, Nurses and Security as well as students and staff volunteers. It is an effort initiated by the Deputy Rector, Deputy Rector (Student Development and Community Engagement), Deputy Rector (Student Development and Community Engagement).
This task is then coordinated by the Centre for Arts & Cultural Sustainable Development (CiTRA), IIUM.
The song is composed by Mr. Hamdan Adnan and lyrics by Mr. Fajrul Norman. Hamdan Adnan is the Head, Pusat Kebudayaan, Universiti Pertahanan Malaysia (UPNM) with specialization in Sound Technology. Fajrul Norman Rashid is a Specialist Lecturer in the Faculty of Creative Multimedia at Multimedia University (MMU), Malaysia.
The song is an upbeat number with an intention of proving high spirit and willingness of the IIUM frontliners and community to challenge the pandemic.
The song was sung by the Malaysian male singers, Shades with backup vocals from 4 (four) IIUM students. The students are:
Muhammad Najmi Aqil bin Luqman
Kulliyyah of Engineering (KOE)
Muhammad Fiqri bin Mohd Shuib
Kulliyyah of Economics & Management Sciences (KENMS)
Muhammad Hanif bin Ismail
Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences (KIRKHS)
Ahmad Naufal Ibad b. Mohd Lazim
Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology (KICT)