A National Anthem
Dato Zainal Abidin
Who knew a simple song could change one’s life forever. Arguably every Malaysian must’ve heard Dato’ Zainal Abidin’s Hijau and with the legacy of the signature tune, our esteemed guest needs no real introduction. Ahead of his 35th anniversary concert, we talk about his long, turbulent journey to superstardom. From being a young trombone player at funerals to the voice we all know and love, the evergreen performer takes us on a journey through his colourful career.