Universal Music Malaysia signed award-winning local actress, Fazura under their label to manage her career all area; including acting, singing, brand ambassador contract and others. Held at Le Méridien Hotel Kuala Lumpur today, the signing ceremony was presided by Mr. Kenny Ong, Managing Director of Universal Music, Malaysia and Singapore.
“As an actress, Fazura holds a positive career track and have huge influence to her fans. Hence, we hope this collaboration will develop Fazura’s talent further in the local and international entertainment industry,” said Mr Kenny Ong.
Under Universal Music’s management, the actress-turned-singer collaborated with ‘The Voice Philippines’ Season 2 winner, Jason Dy for a single titled, Nothing Like Pag Ibig which is currently in the top ten spot on MYX Philippines, a music cable channel under the country’s commercial broadcast television network.
Fazura, who is also set to launch her debut album this year, commented, “I’m honoured to be part of Universal Music’s management as I believe they will guide and manage my career professionally. I’m also humbled to be sharing the same label as so many remarkable musicians including Yuna and Dato’ Siti Nurhaliza who distributed her album through the label.”
The Best Actress for 27th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM) has also starred in Indonesian films such as Bulan Terbelah Di Langit Amerika and Warkop DKI: Reborn, besides being the first Malaysian celebrity to star in E! Channel’s first original Malaysian miniseries, Facing Up to Fazura.
Previously, Fazura is featured on Estranged’s single, Hancur Aku which garnered over 10 million views on YouTube.
Fazura with Kenny Ong.