"Let The Youth, Speaks The Truth"
Founded by Badang in 2018, Budak Belakang is an organisation that emphasises their passion and talent on Hip Hop for the youth.
From ground zero, the organisation structure and shape into a basis of professionalism to rise in the music industry.
BUDAK BELAKANG SEASON 1
Launched in 2018, this cypher show provides a platform for the youth to showcase their bars and flows. With a total of 24 young rappers, the first season has reached more than 224,000 views on YouTube.
SEASON 1 INTAKES
FAD, KHALEEF, BOYIE, IJ, SINATASAUCE, FUN, LIL DANNEY, Z-EIGHT, SHAUQIIII, VADER, DANNY DUNKES, JEP, YUNG ARIEF, 420, AZLERS, KOPI, BOZY, FARATIKA, DANNY SITH, FAN SHADY, MEZ, HALIFBINHASNI, FARLIQUE, SYABALOR
BUDAK BELAKANG SEASON 2
After the huge success of the first season. Budak Belakang proceeded to air the next season with a total of 33 fresh talents. This season has reached more than 170,00 views on YouTube.
SEASON 2 INTAKES
AGAINST MEL, SYED QODEEM, LIL MAN, EEMRUN, SHA DOWN, JATI, STILLALIVE, LEEREN, EM, EBIT, MB NIKZ, AL-PINK, ZIRA FADZIL, ZANNILL, WTFARS, AZFARWONG, ASH, NABIL, LIL MELAYU, ZXFH, DINHO, NAMINIKAN, NISHO, NAJMIE, AZ.SHAW, RAFWY, SONOFEATER, ADUMB, PDELL, SOPHIARAZAK,PYANIX, YONNY, WARIS WAKANDA
Name: Syahir Andenan
Place of Birth: Kelantan
Favourite Artists: J Cole, Kendrick Lamar, Dr Dre, 50 Cent, Joe Flizzow. Syahir Andy, known as Sir Badang, is the founder of Budak Belakang. He established his role as a founder due to his beliefs and acknowledgement to help students align with their studies and interests. For instance, he managed to design a top organisation for the youth to expand and evolve in the modern era.
Name: Mo Mahfuz
Place of Birth: Batu Pahat, Johor
Favourite Artists: J Cole, Russ, Dreamville, Arrdee, Central Cee, Sabbala, Masego, Salammusik, JID, Spin
Starting at the age of 18, MB Nikz was a kid around the block of his hometown in Batu Pahat, Johor. Born in 2000, this 23 years old aspires to be the face of Drill Rap of Malaysia. Up until now, Mb Nikz has accomplished many wins along the way. In 2021, he qualified in the Semi-Final of Anugerah Lagu Indie 2021 (ALI2021) followed by releasing a big project with Anugerah Juara Lagu 36 (AJL36) winner, Riko SOG in 2022.
Name: Mo Izzat Hishamudin
Place of Birth: Ampang
Favourite Artists: Lawalah Familia, B-Heart, J-Cole, Baby Keem, Kendrick Lamar, Quavo, Rome Streetz
IJ who is formally known as Izzat Hishamudin is a 23 year old beat maker, composer, producer, rapper and sound engineer. Having had the opportunity to learn from notable industry experts, IJ has picked up the skills required to produce and compose jingles and songs for artists and SMEs.
Name: Ryan Akmal Muqri
Place of Birth: Kuala Lumpur
Favourite Artists: Justin Bieber, Chris Brown, SZA, Alicia Keys, Giveon, Ella Mai, The Weeknd
RAFWY, a Singer cum Songwriter artist. Mainly mingling with the sound of RnB & Pop is experienced in live performances, broadcast performances, busking and bands performance for over 5 years. RAFWY is extremely passionate in making good music and spreading good vibes to listeners. Bringing forth a self motivated attitude and a lifelong love and commitment to music.
Name: Irfan Danial
Place of Birth: Taman Melawati, Selangor
Favourite Artists: Wu-Tang Clan, NWA, MF DOOM, Sabbala
Started in 2018 Vader a.k.a VONTHEMIC is a 22 year old Rapper and Songwriter influenced by 90's Hip Hop, and is still exploring new sound/vibes. Made his first move in the Hip-Hop scene with Budak Belakang and currently running his own collective ANG Music