Kemala Ayu moved to Jakarta at 17 and Captain’s Bar hired her to perform with Denny TR from Karimata Band, Idham Nursaid, Ronald Panjaitan and singer Enrico Tobing.
From that moment on Kemala Ayu continually began to develop her career in the jazz scene. She formed a jazz group called Canizaro and then became the vocalist for well-known Latin Jazz Fusion band Black Fantasy during the 1980s popularized through the song called Buat Kamu or For you.
She formed another group called Spirit Band and produced two albums. Later on she became the vocalist of Hydro Band for 5 years (with Helmie Indra Kusuma, Dewa Budjana, Rudy Subekty, Ronald Panjaitan, etc). She was also the vocalist for Trigonia Band (with Idang Rasjidi, Yance Manusama, and Cendy Luntungan) as well for 5 years.
01 Februari 2019
Motion Blue. Fairmont Jakarta Level.3
HTM : Rp 150.000