Nurshahila binti Amir Amzah, more commonly known as Shila Amzah, is a Malaysian award winning singer-songwriter, composer, musician, dancer, actress, businesswoman and record producer.
Born and raised in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia by a family of musicians, Shila began making music when she was 9 years old and performed in various musical venues in her hometown throughout her childhood. She released her debut album, Terima Kasih Guruku at the age of 10. She started winning awards from then on, beginning with the Most Popular Kids Artist at the Anugerah Bintang Popular Berita Harian.
From the age of 4, Shila was already going to recording studios with her dad, a singer named Amir Amzah or more popularly known as ND Lala. She continued her singing career by breaking out to Shanghai, China and eventually won the Asian Wave(Season 1). As the winner of Asian Wave (season 1) held in Shanghai, China, she won 5 Million MYR and a 6-year recording contract with Shanghai Media & Entertainment Group, the media company behind the competition. She became recognized as a solo singer after winning Patah Seribu as Best Pop Song Award and Best Song Award at the Anugerah Industri Muzik (19 edition).
After she rose to fame winning the Asian Wave and second runner-up of I Am A Singer (Season 2), she started to be recognized as Asia’s Sweetheart and Princess of Music.