Indonesian Salena Jones, Ermy Kullit, is still spreading her wings. This end
of August, she released her latest album “Di Hatiku”. Supported by Yopie
Item, this album consists of 10 songs, 5 of them are already well known.
This would be her 21st album since she entered the Indonesian jazz scene.
Ermy claims that she is delighted to see Indonesian Jazz’s rapid
development, with lots of jazz festivals being held in Indonesia’s big
cities. Saying that senior jazz musicians, such as her, are still glowing in
She made a lot of performances in hotel pubs and nights clubs before she
teams up with Ireng Maulana on 1983 and recorded Bossas album. Her famous
tunes were “Kasih” and “Pasrah”.
Ermy’s voice reminds people of American jazz legend, Salena Jones, who is
widely known for her hits such as “Sentimental Journey”, “Summertime on
Venice” and also “April In Paris”.