Often invited by the palace, these singers had the opportunity to be president from generation to generation.
NBCNEWS.LIVE – Performing often on screen may have become a common thing for top musicians in the country. However, not all artists are invited to perform at the state palace, let alone become subscriptions.
Singing in front of government officials certainly has its own impression. It might even be one of the dreams for Indonesian singers. However, this series of singers managed to achieve this proud feat.
There are even those who become subscribers because they are invited to various events held at the state palace. Who are they? Come on, check out the list of palace-signed singers that NBCNEWS.LIVE has compiled below:
Waldjinah, who has been singing in front of government officials since the Soekarno government era, is included in the list of palace singers. Not only officials, this one keroncong singer even had the opportunity to meet the number one person in Indonesia from generation to generation.
2. Bunga Citra Lestari
Bunga Citra Lestari was also one of the singers invited to perform at the palace. The woman known as BCL was once asked to appear before former president SBY.
3. Yuni Shara
From the time of President Suharto until now, Yuni Shara is still often asked to sing at the State Palace. He also regularly met with the presidents of the country such as Habibie, Gus Dur, Megawati, up to Jokowi.
4. Puspa Point
Titik Puspa not only performs at the state palace, but is even often invited by the president to tour to various continents. From Asia, America, to Europe, this senior singer has visited.
5. Rafika Duri
As one of the palace’s regular singers, Rafika Duri first appeared at an opening for a bowling event. Since then, this musician has often been asked to sing in front of government officials
6. Sundari Soekotjo
Thanks to his talent for singing keroncong, Sundari Soekotjo became a regular performer at events held by the palace. He has often been invited to the leadership of SBY since the Suharto administration.
7. Rieka Roeslan
Rieka still has memories of his performances at the palace when Tien’s mother was still there, and revealed that she had to wear kenya in the past. Not only that, the songs sung are also arranged, they cannot be popular songs.
8. Chakra Khan
After appearing at the independence event in 2015, Chakra Khan never thought that he would be able to appear in the palace. Still, he was asked to sing in front of presidents and government officials several times.
This is a series of palace singers who are often invited to perform before the president and other government officials.
Contributor: Nur Khasanah