Lentera Timur by Dato’ Siti Nurhaliza
Lentera Timur is the eleventh studio album from Malaysian pop singer-songwriter Dato’ Siti Nurhaliza.
This album will be released on 26th December 2008 in Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei and at a later time in Indonesia. This is Siti Nurhaliza’s fourth traditional (ethnic comtemporary) album after Cindai, Sahmura and Sanggar Mustika. Engaging mostly well known composers in producing ethnic songs and a few new ones which give a nice mix to this album that has great potential to be one of the hit albums in the industry. Fauzi Marzuki is amongst the top composer that has been engaged for this album. Songs in this album include Di Kayangan Kita (Johari Teh / Keon), Bintang Malam (Johan Nawawi/Amran Omar), Cinta Ini (Katon Bagaskara)Ada Masa Mata (M.Nasir/Ad Samad),Bulan Yang Mesra (Khairil Johari Johar/Zubir Ali), Seloka Budi (Adnan Abu Hassan/Azam Dungun), Rasa Antara Kita (Khairil Johari Johar/Zubir Ali), Senyum Minang Manis (Zul Mahat/Abot), Joget Menanti Kasih (S.Atan/Habsah Hassan), Di Taman Teman (Fauzi Marzuki/Hairul Anuar Harun) dan Jelmakanlah Ayumu (Pak Ngah).
Siti Nurhaliza Productions (M) Sdn. Bhd. (SNP) has been responsible for the production of this album while Suria Records (SRC) has been appointed as the distributor for this album which contains 11 songs for ethnic contemporary music lovers.