Faizal Tahir is a singer-songwriter-producer and founder of Faithful Music. He has one of the biggest followings in Malaysia. He is very influential with his very own style and music. His main and ultimate goal is to always deliver fresh and new sounding music to the Malaysian market.
He started off in 2006 when he entered the locally produced reality program ‘One in a Million’. Although he did not win the competition, he has risen to prominence ever since he won the 1st runner-up spot for the program. His debut solo album ‘Aku.Muzik.Kamu’ started off very well and straight away earned him many awards in various prestigious award ceremonies including Anugerah ERA, Anugerah Planet Muzik, Anugerah Industri Muzik, Anugerah Juara Lagu, and many more. Among them, Best Vocal, Best New Singer, Best Rock Album and Best Album.
He has since recorded 3 studio albums with countless hit songs and chart-toppers and raked up numerous awards to date thus making him one of the most successful local artistes to date. His 3rd album, which introduces a new sound of electronic-rock to the Malaysian market, had 6 hit singles playing on all leading local radio stations. Apart from his music-related work, Faizal Tahir is also well-known for his charity works as he is always involved in fund raising events and organizes his own charity work whenever he can.
Faizal Tahir has also been a prominent figure when it comes to endorsements as he has established a spokesperson/ambassador role with many leading brands in Malaysia such as Pepsi, DC Superheroes, Colgate, Dutch Lady, Watsons and many more.
Most recently, Faizal Tahir has taken a fresh step forward with his music career by signing with the international record label, Warner Music Malaysia. He has just released his latest single titled “Assalamualaikum” as his 1st single under Warner Music.
Currently, he is busy working on new material for his 4th and brand new album which is expected to be released in mid-2015. Apart from working on his own material for his new album, Faizal Tahir took his involvement in music to another level by setting up his own record label Faithful Music in 2014. To date, there are 4 artistes under the label, namely, Hanie Soraya, Elizabeth Tan, Aziz Harun and Harris Baba who have all released chart topping singles.