Jazz Musical Festival in Kota Kinabalu

Rozella (Malaysia)

Rozella is a singer and songwriter from Borneo. She started pursuing her love for music in 2013 and moved to Kuala Lumpur two years ago.

She was the winner of Tiger Jams 2016 and her previous single ‘Home to You’ was handpicked for an exclusive remix by Scottish synth pop band Chvrches. She is a TEDx speaker, a recipient of the Outstanding Young Person of Sabah Award 2016, and a VIMA Music Awards 2016 nominee. Her music has been featured on national television and radio.

Besides regularly performing and creating music, Rozella is a voiceover artist and a body positive advocate. In 2015, she started a social photography project called True Complexion that aims to raise awareness about different body image issues and medical conditions related to it. Her project was recently chosen by the Prime Minister’s Office to be featured in a special Hari Merdeka series called Cerita Negaraku.