Norzila binti Haji Aminuddin or Ella (born July 31, 1966) is a popular Malaysian rock musician. Ratu Rock is Malay for "Queen of Rock" and this is an apt title for this compilation of Malaysian female rockstar Ella's more well-known hit songs spanning the 1990s to today. Ella still holds at the time of writing the local record for the bestselling female artist for pushing more than 300,000 copies of her records during the peak of her career. She also become an international icon and one of the 'Richest Artist' in Malaysia. She has been rumoured that she was or is a 'sex symbol.'

Ella hails from Gelugor, Penang and was raised in the Klang Valley in Selangor. She lives with her parents, along with her other siblings. During her schooling days, she was often invited to sing at many ceremonies held in her alma mater. Ella completed her studies while she was in Form Five at the Tunku Ampuan Rahimah Girls School in Klang Valley. Before she was a master in the arts field, she used to sing in various places in the Klang Valley such as in night clubs and lounges. After singing in one of those clubs, Ella was proposed to one of the bands called The Boys who were also night club singers. After a discussion, Ella finally agreed to merge with their band and they were given the name ( Ella & The Boys)

Unfortunately. Singapore. Tan Sri SM Salim. She was able to garner the title Jutawan (or Millionaire) that was already obtained by other artistes such as Yusof Haslam. Just after Ella agreed to the proposal.Ella's success Finally. Sharifah Aini. and United States. thus putting them in the same row as other popular bands such as Search and Wings as the best grouped singers in Malaysia. This made her the first Malaysian artiste to record a full album in the United States at that. This song made her one of the most popular female artistes in Malaysia. that is Pengemis Cinta which was a platinum album. It was title ELLA USA. Brunei. Sheila Majid and Jamal Abdillah. Ella & The Boys was successful in winning the hearts of the viewers and fans. she appeared with her fourth solo album that is ELLA 30110 that sold a lot in a short time. Hong Kong. Ella is also known as Rock Diva Of Malay Archipelago and Asia. she was proposed by the EMI Malaysia Recording Label in 1992. After the successful releases of ELLA USA and ELLA 30110. Ella also has perform in Japan. She has many fans in Indonesia and at the same time. this made her Malaysia's highest selling album for a female artiste. and this album even surpassed the sales of her fourth album. After making that decision. Indonesia. she decided to record her first solo album. Ella went to recording her fifth album in the United States in 1994. After that. the band Ella & The Boys only lasted for three years because Ella has made the decision to go solo in the music industry. It sold 350 000 units and thus. . After launching a successful album. China. the late Sudirman Arshad. Ella received recognition from the Malaysian Book of Records as Malaysia's First Artiste With the Highest Number of Sold Albums (Artis Malaysia Pertama Mempunyai Penjualan Album Terbanyak) and Malaysia's First Artiste to Record a Full Album in the United States (Artis Malaysia Pertama Merakamkan Album Penuh Di Amerika Syarikat).

which she likes. Rama . Ella produced her ninth album. she produced her 20th album that is Simbiosis. that is EL with the help of Slash (musician) and Guns N' Roses. In 1999. In the same year. she remains one of Malaysia's successful entrepreneurs. This album. Ella released a solo album that was titled Rama . Ella was chosen to sing the song Standing In The Eyes Of The World. Despite receiving mixed reviews from the public. This album managed to attract the attention of radio listeners which caused this album the earn a platinum. she created another album with the title Ratu Rock. In 2003. After a year of silence. Ella Inc's Sdn Bhd and Syarikat Ombak Warna Sdn Bhd. Ella produce an album containing all of her songs from the rock era until the millennium period. that was titled Ella A Journey Beyond.In 1998. she finally produced an album titled Ilham Bicara.Rama attracted the publics attention and is one of the most popular songs of 2007. in 2005. the theme song of the 1998 Commonwealth Games in Malaysia. Successful Entrepreneur After her success in creating a name in the arts field. This song also gave a big impact by topping Era's charts for almost ten weeks. Until today. This song was then made into an album of the similar name. Ella stopped producing new albums and remained solitary for a while due to the fact that she wanted to pay more attention and concentrate more in the fashion industry. that was Ella's special album in conjunction with Ella's 20 years' experience in the field of arts. Two years later. In 2000. Some of the companies she founded include Ella's Production. Ella used to manage many businesses such as . too received a platinum.Rama (literally : Butterfly) with a whole new breath. She managed to open and develop various companies because of her hard work. Ella is still listed in the list of artistes with the highest/best number of sold albums. In 2007. she finally decided that she wanted to master commerce which was her dream all along.

000 units sold (100.Ella & The Boys 1 1987 .The Battle Of The Bands 2 (Ella & The Boys) 1986 .000 units were sold in the first week alone) 1993 .Ella USA (Over 300.Over 300.Jalan Ke Sisi Mu .8494 (Compilation) 1996 . Discography Albums                   1985 .Puteri Kota (Platinum) 1989 .Kesal 1991 . but are even noted in several neighbouring countries such as Singapore.Ella Mood (Malaysia's first video album) 1992 .Identiti (Platinum) 1990 .Pengemis Cinta (Platinum) 1989 . she creates health care and beauty products which uses her own name.Ella 'Sebuah Rockumentari' (Ella's second video album) 1994 .Unggul 1991 .The Battle Of The Bands 1 (Ella & The Boys) 1986 .Sembilu 1990 .Ella & The Boys 2 1988 .importing and exporting items that were made by her own companies. These products are not only popular domestically. Today.30110 .Demi (Compilation) 1997 .000 units sold) 1995 . that is ELLA.Mendung Tidak Bererti Hujan 1991 . Indonesia and Brunei.

G2 Only Layar Impian Kita Lah Bintang Kabus & Sirna Penjara Misteri 12 Purnama Bendera Damai Justeru Bolero Mat Kental Cinta Selembut Sutera P.Simbiosis 2005 .S.Diva Metal-Ella 2001 .duet with Amy .P.Ratu Rock (Compilation) 2006 .Rama Rama 2009 .Duet with Awie) 2000 .A Journey Beyond (Compilation) 2005 .Standing In The Eyes Of The World (The official 1998 Commonwealth Games theme song ) 1999 .Baldu Biru (Compilation .Greatest Hits Songs                                     Jalan Ke Sisimu Bayangan Pedih Cekal Cerah Kembali I.           1998 .El 2000 .A (Ikut Suka Aku) Rindu Padamu Malam Ini Cinta Pertama Terpaku Sembilu .Urban Strike (The Queen of Rock's Recognition Album) 2007 .Ilham Bicara 2003 . Menanti Mungkin Aku Kau Dia Risau Esok Lusa Selamanya Ala Amerika Penawar Nuri Itulah Saya Rindu Gemilang Pengemis Cinta Standing In The Eyes Of The World Dua Insan Bercinta .P.

                    Simbiosis Hanya Pada Kamu Terima Kasih Jauh Ulek Mayang Pesona Sayup-sayup Luka Terbisa Kabus Ibu Kau Saja Yang Tahu Dunia Batinku .duet with the rock band Spider Belenggu Rama Rama Aku Tak Tahu Percaya Diriku (OST Gol Dan Gincu) Teruja (OST Gol dan Gincu) Puisi Hamba Jiwa Setia Mencari .

Levi's and Canon. . sponsored by Radio Televisyen Malaysia First Malaysian artiste to release a video album. that is Ella-Mood' (1991) Former ambassador of many popular brands such as L. Updated on 6 July 2009.Filmography    Bayangan Maut (1990) Pemburu Bayang (1992) Hanya Kawan (1997) Ella's Achievements    Winning the competition Battle of the Bands (BOTB).A Gear. She renew her commitment with Canon.

1998) Main character in three films called Bayangan Maut (1990). Pemburu Bayang (1992) and Hanya Kawan (1997). Host of the MTV Asian Awards in 2003. Chosen as a Role Model by the Yayasan Kebajikan Negara to promote positive thinking among teenagers. Ella made an appearance on an American television station called MTV. that is for the album Ella USA. . She is also the only Malaysian artiste that has ever been interviewed by MTV after Datuk Sharifah Aini. Ambassador of the Red Cross Society in Malaysia before Siti Nurhaliza. Won the Most Popular Female Artiste Award in 1993 (Anugerah Bintang Popular Berita Harian 1993) Ella once donated MYR 100 000 to the Red Cross Society (Malaysia) Received recognition from the Malaysian Book of Records as Malaysia's First Artiste With the Highest Number of Best-Selling Albums (Artis Malaysia Pertama Mempunyai Penjualan Album Terbanyak. First Malaysian artiste to receive a platinum award five times. First Malaysian artiste to record a full album in the United States. which sold 350 000 units. Malaysia's only female rock artiste that is still standing today.            Malaysia's highest selling album for a female vocalist.

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