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Shaheila binti Abdul Majid (born January 3, 1965 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia), commonly known as Sheila Majid, is a popular singer from Malaysia. She is of Mandailing- Javanese descent. [1 ]
Biography [ edit ]
Sheila Majid is the youngest of a family of eight children.
[ She attended schools at Convent Goodshepherd Kindergarten, Methodist Girls Primary School and Methodist Girls Secondary School, all in ] citation needed Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She was married to Roslan Aziz, the producer of her previous albums, but has since divorced him. Sheila performed at the Tokyo Music Festival in 1989.
Achievements and career highlights [ edit ]
1985: debut album
Dimensi Baru 1986: second album
Emosi locally in Malaysia and also in Indonesia. 1987: first non-native to win Indonesia's BASF award for Best Female R&B Artist.
studio album Warna
America's International Star Search Award for Best Female Vocalist. performed at the Tokyo Music Festival.
1990: first Malaysian artist to break into Japan with her albums
Emosi and Warna, as well as her single "Sinaran"
fourth studio album
Legenda concert at Stadium Negara in Kuala Lumpur. 1996: first Malaysian artist to stage a solo show in
London's West End at the Royalty Theatre
2000: first Malaysian to perform at the
Dewan Filharmonik Petronas in Kuala Lumpur to commomerate her fifteenth anniversary in the music industry.
sixth studio album
Ku Mohon is named Best Pop Album and its title track won Song Of The Year at Malaysia's Anugerah Industri Muzik invited to represent Malaysia in Jakarta, Indonesia for a concert entitled Diva
S.E.A. 2004: seventh album
Cinta Kita, produced by Warner Music Indonesia topped the Indonesian pop charts 2006: re-release of
Legenda XV XX album under EMI Malaysia. 2012: Receives "Anugerah Khas Planet Muzik" (Notable Award) at the 11th-Anugerah Planet Muzik at the Max Pavilion, Singapore in recognizing her 27 years in music industry.
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