RAN

RAN

BandR&BPop

Biography

Formed in November 18th 2006, RAN is the acronym from the 3 members, Rayi (vocal/rap), Asta (guitar) and Nino (vocal). They studied at the same high school. Rayi and Asta, who were in the same level made a band with their schoolmates named F.R.D., which had won band festivals, and once played in Malaysia as well. When they graduated, they decided to disperse the band. So at that time, Rayi and Asta just made and arrange songs in Asta’s room.

They hung outwith Nino who was their junior in high school soon after that. Joining in Asta’s place making songs. Then when they joined Insof (Indonesian Song Festival) in Jakarta, they got the 2nd place. So they decided to make a group, since they felt that they have the congruence in making songs. They named the group RAN.

A producer from KEP Media and Universal Music Indonesia soon offered them to make an album after that. So they recorded their first album titled “RAN For Your Life”, and released it in December 2007. The group band defined their music as fun, fresh, and friendly. The pop creative RAN offers music lovers many genres, such as R&B, soul, hip hop, jazz, reggae, dance, etc. Their first single “Pandangan Pertama” got 1st place in some TV & radio charts. Apparently, many people loves these 3 boys and RAN happened to get 130,000 and more fans in their Friendster account, and also 102,000 and more in their Facebook page.

Supported by talented additional music players, they make dynamic arrangements on their live performances. Local medias gives good praises for RAN’s music and can be seen in many good album reviews they wrote.

RAN’s performance in Java Jazz 2008 was watched by more than 3,000 people, and they got it filmed and released in DVD version; “RAN Live at Java Jazz Festival 2008”.

RAN was also chosen as a brand ambassador for Wall’s Conello. They got “Rookie of the Year” in Rolling Stone Editor’s Choice Award 2009, and also “Best Group/Duo” in Kids Choice Awards 2009 which was held by Nickelodeon.

RAN has released their 2nd album titled “Friday” in August 2009 and 3rd Album titled "HOP3" in March 2012, which gets many good feedback from public and the medias too. They were also invited to perform at Australia in 2009 and 2011.

The band now is busy on promoting new single "HariBaru"(2013), Playing on gigs, and preparing material for the fourth album. RAN for your life!

Discography

"Hari Baru" single released on January 2013 (KEP MEDIA & UNIVERSAL MUSIC INDONESIA)

“HOP3” released on March 2011 (KEP MEDIA & UNIVERSAL MUSIC INDONESIA) w/ Hit Single :
- Mencuri Hati (2011)
- Sepeda (2011)
- Kulakukan Semua Untukmu (2012)
- Salah Tingkah (2012)

“FRIDAY” released on August 2009 (KEP MEDIA & UNIVERSAL MUSIC INDONESIA) w/ Hit Single :
- Tunjukan Cintamu (2009)
- Ratu Lebah Ost. Queen Bee Movie (2009)
- Jadi Gila (2010)
- T.G.I Friday (2010)
- Bosan (2010)
- Karena Ku Suka Dirimu (2010)

“RAN FOR YOUR LIFE” released on December 2007 (KEP MEDIA & UNIVERSAL MUSIC INDONESIA) w/ Hit Single :
- Nothing Last Forever (2007)
- Pandangan Pertama (2007)
- Hanya Untukmu (2008)
- Selamat Pagi (2008)

Set List

Intro
Hari Baru
Salah Tingkah
Hanya Untukmu
Nothing Last Forever
Ratu Lebah
Mencuri Hati
Kulakukan Semua Untukmu
Karena Ku Suka Dirimu
T.G.I Friday
Sepeda
Pandangan Pertama