Abdullah bin Ahmad, better known as Lah Ahmad, was born on March 9, 1980, in Kuala Lumpur. He is a former member of the group “Kumpulan V.E”. He is also a former member of the AlMawlid group which recites/performs Islamic devotional songs. Lah Ahmad has a unique soulful voice that brings a new dimension to Islamic devotional songs, salawat and qasidah. Some of his songs have also a signature jazz style. He is passionate about drawing, sketching, and playing the guitar.
Lah Ahmad has been known for his diverse vocal expertise and song writing capabilities. Known for his vocal excellence in falsetto, many singers has sought him out for help in vocal and song arrangements, backups & duets. .Love song such as “Ayu” has been the one favorite among music listeners during his reign with VE. In fact even today, many would still remember the song deep down in their hearts. Making it an undeniably evergreen song. As a composer he has composed airplay hits such as Ayu, Pop Yeh Yeh, Party Like This, Kerna Sayang, Siti Situ Sana Sini, Dua Dunia and etc. The classic exquisiteness of music to the new more funky electrified tune.
As a vocalist, Lah Ahmad has won numerous prestigious awards. During his stint with VE, the group has won Best Local English Artiste in Anugerah Era and has won the Best Vocal Performance by a group in Anugerah Industri Muzik. He has also performed for the largest, most sensational music festivals; Live & Loud KL 07. The concert which was held in Kuala Lumpur, end 2007. Early of 2008 he won Best
Vocals in Anugerah Juara Lagu 22 with Jaclyn Victor for their rendition of Ceritera Cinta , he and a fellow VE member also took the Most Played English Song by A Local Artiste Award in the Anugerah MACP.He also runs his own singing work shop where he guides and teaches students the right techniques to sing. Workshops are conducted exclusively by Lah himself.
In 2008-2009 Lah Ahmad became the official vocal instructor for a local reality television show called “Mystarz LG” season 2. He then went on to compete in “Mentor 3” receiving 2nd Runner up against Malaysia’s Finest, professional, seasoned artists in the Music Industry.During December 2009, he was invited to personally perform at the Dewan Filharmonik Petronas. Singing songs which has been a long
time local heritage in Malaysia, Irama Warisan Kita.