10_6_new_music_in_indonesia

dangdut dangdut comes out of lower class muslim

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Unformatted text preview: ut of lower class Muslim Indonesian youth in the 1970s derived from music such as Arabic Qasidah modern, Hindustani and Malay music eventually expanded from "desert-music style" to embrace Western influences (Reggae, House, Hiphop, etc) initially fairly explicit content / lyrics, but as it went mainstream, the content became more PG... Rhoma Irama Rhoma "King of Dangdut" "King of Dangdut" hugely popular figure in hugely popular figure in IIndonesia ndonesia often compared to Jimi often compared to Jimi Hendrix or Elvis Presley in Hendrix or Elvis Presley in tterms of extra-musical style erms of extra-musical style morallistic lyrics about morallistic lyrics about romantic love, restraint and romantic love, restraint and marriage marriage top hit: Cuma Kamu top hit: Cuma Kamu Rhoma Irama - Cuma Kamu Rhoma Inul Daratista Inul Dangdut performer that arises to Dangdut performer that arises to ffame in 2003 ame in 2003 Initially criticized by Rhoma Irama Initially criticized by Rhoma Irama and others for her dancing style and others for her dancing style and performance persona and performance persona Inul Daratista ttranslates to "The Inul Daratista ranslates to "The Girl With Breasts" Girl With Breasts" caused a controversy in politics to caused a controversy in politics to create new anti-pornography laws create new anti-pornography laws laws eventually passed in 2008, laws eventually passed in 2008, outlawed media...
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