Rockstar by day, Activist by night – Khai Aziz is making waves in the local youth scene.
Khai is the lead singer of the band Second Combat and the founder of Drug Free Youth Association (DFYA) Malaysia, a social movement that advocates against drug abuse through music, fashion, art and creative writing. In short, he makes not taking drugs cool.
Khai’s fight against drug abuse started when he stumbled upon ‘Straight Edge’, a subculture that refrains from using alcohol, tobacco and other recreational drugs. Since then, he has taken it upon himself to encourage those around him to enjoy punk and rock music without being under the influence of the vices most hardcore punk artists are associated with.
Khai has had countless years’ of experience as a presenter, speaking to thousands of students from primary school to university throughout Malaysia. He also makes regular appearances on Malaysian television and radio, sharing his thoughts and opinions on drug-free living. DFYA Malaysia continues to inspire thousands of students to live drug-free lives.