Rhoma Irama (1946 - )
Raden Irama (born December 11, 1946, in
Tasikmalaya, West Java), most commonly known as
Rhoma Irama, is an Indonesian dangdut musician and
occasional actor. During the height of his stardom
in the 1970s, he became the self-proclaimed Raja
Dangdut (King of Dangdut) with his group Soneta.
Prior to his a pilgrimage to Mecca, he was known
as Oma Irama. He is a member of aristocrat class
of Sundanese from both his father, Raden Burdah
Anggawirya, and mother, R.H. Tuti Juariah.