By : EVARITUS GUNGKIT
“STAR Sabah will officially launch its theme song “INI KALI LAH!” and the “INI KALI LAH! album with eleven (11) other songs on 20 April 2012” announced Evaritus Gungkit, the Organizing Chairman of the launching in a press statement released yesterday.
The “INI KALI LAH!” slogan and song has rocked and reverberated throughout Sabah for the past several months and drummed up local support for patriotism and the fight for the restoration of Sabah’s lost rights and autonomy.
The song is sung by well-known local favourite, Justin Lusah, with lyrics written by STAR Sabah Kudat Division chief, Maklin Masiau. A Kadazandusun version is sung by veteran singer, Datuk Justin Stimol.
The “INI KALI LAH!” album will be launched by STAR Sabah Chairman, Datuk Dr. Jeffrey Kitingan, during the “INI KALI LAH!” Dinner to be held at Hongkoid Koisaan, KDCA, Penampang, on Friday, 20th April 2012 at 7.00 pm.
The other 10 songs include ‘Bintang Borneo’, ‘Borneo Agenda’, ‘Mutiara Borneo’, ‘Dalam STAR Kita Bersatu’ and ‘Mengemis di Bumi Sendiri’. The lyrics for the song “BORNEO AGENDA” is co-written by Dr. Jeffrey himself and Maklin Masiau. The album will commence sales at the launching at RM20.00 per album.
Tickets to the Dinner is priced at RM50.00 per person with dinner served along with a copy of the album and RM5.00 for gallery seats. Dinner tickets are selling fast and already 80 tables have been 'sold'. - Sabahkini