Singer-songwriter Rozella’s growing pains of being a shy and awkward child are relatable. However, those days are long gone after her first performance in 2013 in her hometown, Sabah before moving to Kuala Lumpur mid 2015.
Since then, her songs have been featured on the Malaysian English Top 10 Charts and the Borneo English Top 10 Charts. She won Tiger Jams 2016 and her latest single ‘Home to You’ was handpicked for an exclusive remix by Scottish synth pop band Chvrches. Furthermore, Rozella was a recipient of the Outstanding Young Person of Sabah Award 2016.
Aside from music, Rozella channels her empathy and compassion into a passion project called True Complexion – a Humans of New York-esque collection of stories of people dealing with and overcoming issues relating to confidence and the promotion of positive body image.
Growing up with a distinct birthmark on her face, she aspires to give a voice to other individuals alike who might not be considered “normal” or “beautiful” in our societies.