“I don’t think about commercial concerns when I first come up with something. When I sit down at the piano, I try to come up with something that moves me.” Lamont Dozier

As a SONGWRITER, Aubrey has written some of Malaysia’s most well-known songs, some of which have become signature tunes for the country’s top recording artistes. Here are a few selections:

Gemuruh (Faizal Tahir)

Written in 2007 as a ‘theme song’ for a reality talent-seach program, ‘Gemuruh’ has since become a signature tune for Faizal Tahir, and can often be heard at sports events and company motivational gatherings.

Lyrics: Tessh R.S.

Gemilang (Jaclyn Victor)

‘Gemilang’, specially composed for the very first Malaysian Idol finals, went on to become another signature tune, this time for ‘supersinger’ Jaclyn Victor. ‘Gemilang’ also bagged ‘Song of the Year’ in the 20th edition of Anugerah Juara Lagu, Malaysia’s biggest song competition hosted by TV3.

Lyrics: Asmin Mudin

Bersandar Cinta (Dato’ Sri Siti Nurhaliza)

Included in Dato’ Sri Siti Nurhaliza’s 2017 album titled ‘SimetriSiti’, ‘Bersandar Cinta’ is a retrospective look at her career, her fans and all the people behind her success. ‘Bersandar Cinta’ features the Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra.

Lyrics: Ad Samad

Layarlah Kembali (Dayang Nurfaizah)

The love theme to ‘Pulang’, a biographical movie directed by Kabir Bhatia and written by Mira Mustaffa and Ahmad Izham Omar. ‘Pulang’ is now available worldwide on Netflix.

Lyrics: Ad Samad

Counting Days (Aubrey Suwito feat. Jaclyn Victor)

A rare English song, found in Aubrey’s 2nd jazz album, that went on to sweep 3 awards in the 2012 Malaysian Music Awards (AIM) for ‘Best English Song’, ‘Best Music Arrangement’ and ‘Best Female Vocal Performance’ (for Jaclyn Victor).

Lyricists: Aubrey Suwito & Lin Li Zhen

Lebih Indah (Dato’ Sri Siti Nurhaliza)

The 1st single from the album ‘Fragmen’, ‘Lebih Indah’ has become a fan favorite, introducing a new sound to an already well-loved artiste. Winner of the ‘Best Song (Malaysia)’ award at Anugerah Planet Muzik 2014

Lyrics: Ad Samad