Dhaalu Raa

2012

After 20 years of acclaimed work as a key member of zero degree atoll band, Dhaalu Raa is the debut solo album by Ahmed. Building upon the Maldivian instrument Boduberu & the local scales, the songs in the album is unique blend of local textures and contemporary sounds. With 2 years in the Making, the album shines with raw tones, vivid vocal expressions and complex percussions.

The album in whole describes the poignant state of the Maldivian society today while trying to convey valuable messages through powerful lyrics. The 11 songs in Dhaalu Raa celebrates the energy of live performance with a unique & true Maldivian touch.