News broke today that there will be a new Prime Minister and new ruling party in Malaysia following the country's 14th general election yesterday, which is the first time the political party has changed in 61 years. Incoming Mahathir Mohamad will likely return as the Prime Minister, he was the fourth Prime Minister of Malaysia from 1981 to 2003 and now will return to the top job.
To celebrate the news, Asian Pop Radio are re-branding for the day, today known as MY Pop Radio, and supporting Malaysians by dedicating our playlist to nothing but Malaysian tracks by some of our favorite Malaysian musicians, which we are hoping will be your soundtrack to a long weekend in the sun whist us Aussie's embrace the incoming winter winds!
Tune in to hear shout-outs across the day from our Malaysian friends and enjoy their tracks, whist taking some time out to reflect on some of our favorite interviews with Malaysian recording artists from over the years.
Click here to listen to nothing but Malaysian hits today on MY Pop Radio .
Below: a look back at our favorite interviews with some of Malaysia's most talented musicians.