The Daugther of Papua
Lala Suwages (born in Jayapura, Papua, 15 November 1980; age 39 years) is an Indonesian R&B and jazz singer.
Lala made her professional debut in 2003 when joining a vocal group named Tabitha’s Friends. She received an award from “Major of Almaty Prize Winner Voice of Asia” from the International festival in Kazakhstan. She has worked with various known musicians in Indonesia, such as Element (2000), Shanty (2001), and Iwan Fals (2007).
In November 2009 Lala released her first debut album in Indonesia, New Steps. Previously she released couple of singles in Singapore, with songs called Devoted To You (2007) and I Love You This Much (2009).
Lala accepted the invitation from AJPF team to participate in AJPF Virtual Fest 2020.