When you fuse the Roots of Reggae with modern and cultural beats, you’ll get Salam Musik. A band that gives music in Malaysia a breath of fresh air with not only addictive rhythms, but also with lyrics that has a message and wise words that yearn to be heard. The tunes of Salam Musik are no foreign to the ears of music listeners. In 2010 Salam received his first AIM 17 Award for Best Hip Hop Song alongside DJ Fuzz and Malique with the "Cerita Kedai Kopi" from the K.O. the Mixtape. On 24-07-2012 Salam Musik released their first Album; Salam Musik. Most singles of this album have hit the charts. Salam Musik is recently nominated for the AIM 19 for Best new Artist and Best new Album 2012.
After releasing their album they performed on different stages such as; Stadium Merdeka “Rock the World Adrenerline”. Hitz.FM Birthday Invasion, Stadium Putra Bukit Jalil, The Kita-Kitar festival in Langkawi, GetUp! Festival in Johor, WaterFront Fest in Kuching, Rush Festival in Borneo Salam Musik believes in the element of togetherness in making music.
These down-to-earth music-makers had collaborated with well-versed names from all walks of genre, locally and inter- nationally such as Altimet (Malaysia), Jimmy Nieuwenhuizen (Holland), Ziondread (Curacao), Karmal (Malaysia), Germanus (Argentina),So Matsuzawa (Japan), Sayla (Malaysia) and many more. The fuse of melodies can be heard in the album. Music belongs to a very special and personal space in the heart of Salam. From the personally written tunes to artworks that are by Salam designed himself from the cover to every inch of details, we can observe the more intriguing side behind their music. The album was inspired by the tranquility of nature so-to-speak; how history and reality revolves around the writing process. It speaks of basic human needs such as peace, love and unity. Salam Musik had managed to capture time and thoughts in life and delivered them well through their music. It’s about time for music to be heard loud and clear, so let’s hit the waves of melodies with Salam Musik.