Lil Firdaus Aunur Rofiq known as Opick, was born in Jember, East Java on March 16, 1974. He is an Indonesian songwriter and performer of Islamic songs (nasheed). His first album Istighfar was released in 2005. One month after it was released Istighfar went double platinum selling over 300 thousand copies. To date Istighfar has sold more than 800 thousand copies and has five platinum awards.