Hetty Koes Endang

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Birthday
6, 1957
Birthplace
Jakarta, Indonesia
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
6, 1957 (age 61)
Birthplace
Jakarta, Indonesia

About

Indonesian singer who is considered an icon in the traditional Indonesian genre of music known as kroncong. Her song "Damai Tapi Gersang" became the first Indonesian song to win the World Popular Song Festival and was named on the best Indonesian songs of all time by Rolling Stone.

Before Fame

She debuted in 1974 and placed second at the Indonesian Popular Song Festival two years later.

Trivia

Popular Singaporean singer Hetty Sarlene is named after her.

Family Life

She married Yusuf Emir Faishal, with whom she has three children. She has four additional children with Aprilia Puspitawati and Herdawati Bakrie, to whom she was previously married.

Associated With

She won the 1977 Indonesian Popular Song Festival with a cover of Titiek Puspa's "Cinta Putih."

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