A TALE TO TELL
Keemo Rahman, is a Malaysian producer, instrumentalist and remixer from Kuching City in Borneo Island. From an early age, Keemo Rahman already showed great musical openness, as a modern dancer and choreographer which would influence his productions in particular, navigating between dance music and experimental shaped sounds. He started to get a certain interest in Djing thanks to his experience in choosing and remixing tracks for his dance troupe performances, and then, started to play as a part-time DJ at local clubs and started to spreads his name around the local parties.
After several singles with captivating atmospheres, Keemo Rahman meets his first success with his debut project “Quarantune”, an album released on July 2020 worldwide, counting more than 50 000 streams in total, influenced by the 1900’s and 2000’s. The album, including the track “Delicious Borneo” ranked among the top trending tracks on music platform JOOX when it was first released. A heterogeneous experimental album, with multiple facets through digital electronic and folk influences, in response to the pandemic and get the people out of the downs. His unique precision and creative talent sticks to his imprint, as a new generation artist to watch out for. The year will be again full of experimental dance music with his all new album “Ministry of the Dance Floor”.
NEWS & UPDATES
Sarawakian Keemo Rahman was once a modern dancer and choreographer for theatres. Evolving into music, Keemo released his debut LP ‘Quarantune’ in July, and was well-received, garnering a buzz and a solid following abroad.
Keemo Rahman is an electronic, mixed-genre musician who embraces folk and cultural music in his songs. He has just released his latest album, Ministry Of The Dance Floor and its first music video, Disco Dancer. We took the time to have a good talk on his career, life and plans.
KEEMO RAHMAN DISCOGRAPHY
Keemo Rahman inspires listeners and musicians alike. His precision and creative talent has become synonymous with a distinct musical style that resonates with his listeners. Explore all of his creative releases below.
Due to pre-release of Quarantune, Keemo Rahman decided to release Delicious Borneo as the 2nd single from the album together with the remix version in separate digital release. Delicious Borneo was released on June 30, 2020 with only a week before the release of the Quarantune album.
Viroriental came out as the first single released from LP Quarantune. Released in May 2020, Viroriental available on all music platforms and the video accompanied in Youtube was credited to Madonna geisha Drowned World Tour backdrop for Paradise (not for me) as Keemo Rahman was inspired by the oriental theme from the video.
DELICIOUS BORNEO COLOMBIA STREET DANCE MIX
Delicious Borneo Street Dance Mix was released on June 30, 2020 together with the digital release of the album version, only a week before the release of the Quarantune album. With its catchy and piercing instrumental melodies, this both tracks of album version and remix version are Keemo Rahman and fans favourite. Listen to discover the magic of his music.
When mind and music come together, the result is a masterful album such as Quarantune. Digging deep into his musical soul, Keemo Rahman has produced a compilation of catchy, mind blowing and harmonious melodies.
Quarantune was released on July 4th 2020, contained 13 dance oriented tracks, including Viroriental, Delicious Borneo, Corona Dance, Sanitizer and many more.
Quarantune has become a debut for Keemo Rahman and pave his way to dance oriented modern and digital sound from his hometown Kuching, Sarawak in Malaysia.
MINISTRY OF THE DANCE FLOOR
Ministry Of The Dance Floor is another chapter of dance electronic album from Keemo Rahman. With the inspired I Feel Love of his Disco Dancer, Keemo Rahman continues to experiment his new beats with some retro elements of the 90’s on his No Courage Without Fear.