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Sia Furler

Sia Furler

Profile


Famous as :

Singer, musician

Birth Name :

Sia Kate Isobelle Furler

Birth Date :

December 18, 1975

Birth Place :

Adelaide, South Australia

Spouse :

Erik Anders Lang (filmmaker, since 2-Aug-14)

Claim to fame :

Debut single "Taken for Granted" (2000)

Biography


Sia Kate Isobelle Furler a.k.a. Sia Furler or simply Sia was born in Adelaide, South Australia on December 18, 1975. Her father, Phil B. Colson, was a musician in various bands including Foreday Riders, Rum Jungle, Fat Time, Jump Back Jack and Mount Lofty Rangers while her mother, Loene Furler, was a singer, songwriter, musician, and art lecturer who also provided backing vocals for Mount Lofty Rangers. She is the niece of singer-songwriter Colin Hay of Men at Work.

In early 1990s, Sia started performing in the Adelaide acid jazz scene and at the age of 17, she joined the jazz funk band, Crisp. The group released two albums, 1996's "Word and the Deal" and "Delerium" in 1997. In 1997, Sia left Crisp and later released her debut solo album "OnlySee". It was produced by former Crisp band mate Jesse Flavell, who also wrote most of the tracks. Unlike her later albums, "OnlySee" was marketed under her full name, Sia Furler, instead of simply Sia.

Latest News


Eminem Releases Full Version of 'Guts Over Fear' Feat. Sia

August 25, 2014 08:30:11 GMT

Just a few hours after announcing "", released the first offering off the new album. Titled "Guts Over Fear", it finds the rapper reuniting with whom he worked with for "Beautiful Pain" from last year's "".
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Britney Spears Caught Lip-Syncing to Sia's Vocals at Las Vegas Show

August 18, 2014 09:32:10 GMT

has once again been caught lip-syncing at her Las Vegas residency. Not only does she mime onstage, this time she's also accused of using the vocals of during the performance of "Perfume".
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Eminem Previews 'Guts Over Fear' Ft. Sia in New Trailer for 'The Equalizer'

August 16, 2014 04:00:53 GMT

first previewed his new collaboration with , "Guts Over Fear", a few months ago in a trailer for "". The rapper now treats fans with another snippet of the song as the newest trailer for the upcoming film starring lands online.
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Sia Furler Marries Erik Anders Lang in Private Backyard Wedding

August 04, 2014 08:32:35 GMT

married documentary filmmaker Erik Anders Lang this weekend, Us Weekly confirmed. The nuptials took place at the star's home in Palm Springs, Florida on Saturday, August 2.
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Sia Scores First No. 1 on Billboard 200 With '1000 Forms of Fear'

July 17, 2014 01:53:52 GMT

's "" has officially arrived at No. 1 on Billboard 200. Marking the Australia-born singer/songwriter's first LP to top the chart, it sells 52,000 in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
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Artist of the Week: Sia

July 07, 2014 07:18:05 GMT

In the past few years, chose to work with other musicians as a songwriter and a featured artist. The Australia-born entertainer spent her time penning tracks for , , and among others, as well as appearing in tracks by and before she decided to work on her own music again.
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Video: Jimmy Kimmel Hilariously Reenacts Sia's 'Chandelier' Dance

July 05, 2014 04:19:37 GMT

was inspired to learn to dance after watching 's "Chandelier" music video. In the Thursday, July 3 episode of "", the comedian and his sidekick Guillermo met Maddie Ziegler, a 11-year-old dancer who stars in Sia's music video, to receive special training.
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Sia Premieres New Song 'Big Girls Cry'

June 26, 2014 04:04:17 GMT

Big girls can cry too, so says in her new song. Premiered on Wednesday, June 25, the track titled "Big Girls Cry" is a beautiful mid-tempo ballad that finds the Australian singer showing her vulnerable side.
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Eminem Previews New Song Featuring Sia in 'The Equalizer' Trailer

June 13, 2014 03:24:51 GMT

A new trailer for 's "" has been released. In addition to featuring new footage of the actor taking on the Russian mafia, the clip includes a snippet of 's new collaboration with .
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Video: Lena Dunham Dances to Sia's 'Chandelier' on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers'

June 10, 2014 09:29:11 GMT

helped deliver a performance on "". As soon as host introduced the Australian singer as his musical guest on Monday night, June 9, she belted out her hit song "Chandelier" but it's Dunham's face which appeared on the screen.
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Sia Furler Gets Engaged to American Director Erik Anders Lang

June 07, 2014 06:28:33 GMT

looked happy cuddling with a mysterious man on the red carpet of Wayuu Taya gala, on June 4. Wayuu Taya is a not-for-profit foundation, which helps a Latin community in the U.S.
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Sia to Donate Money From Eminem Collaboration 'Beautiful Pain' to LGBT Center

November 08, 2013 04:51:34 GMT

has revealed her plan to donate the proceeds from her collaboration with , "Beautiful Pain", to the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center. The Australia singer/songwriter made the decision after getting criticized for working with the Slim Shady on "", which features tracks with homophobic lyrics.
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Eminem Teams Up With Sia for 'MMLP2' Bonus Track 'Beautiful Pain'

November 01, 2013 03:10:02 GMT

's "Beautiful Pain" is the latest song off his upcoming album, "", that has arrived online. Featured in the set as a bonus track, the new song is a collaboration between the rapper and Australian singer/songwriter .
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Sia Reveals She's Written Another 'Best Song' for Beyonce's New Album

October 02, 2013 02:27:41 GMT

Singer/songwriter has shared some details about ' new album. The Australia native, who just released a song called "Elastic Heart" with and , was engaged in Twitter exchanges with some of Beyonce's fans.
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Sia Furler Shoots Down Robert Pattinson Romance Rumor

August 05, 2013 07:50:58 GMT

Singer has denied reports suggesting that she is dating . The singer, who collaborated with for "Titanium", took to Twitter on Saturday, August 3, to say that she did not have romantic relationship with the British heartthrob.
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Sia Furler Gets Scared and Leaves in the Middle of Her DJ Session in Las Vegas

December 04, 2012 02:49:51 GMT

Singer and songwriter had to deal with a not-so-satisfied listener during her DJ session last December 1 at a Las Vegas nightclub. According to the Australian singer's tweet, she had to ditch her DJ gig at The Bank after she felt scared of the alleged club owner who did not seem to like the songs she was playing.
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Video: Sia Furler Does Her Own Version of Rihanna's 'Diamonds'

November 30, 2012 07:05:43 GMT

Singer and songwriter has her own rendition of 's new hit single "Diamonds". Her performance video of the chart topping song has surfaced online and presents a stripped-down version of the R'n'B track. It was performed at the 2012 Norwegian-American Achievement Awards in New York.
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Video Premiere: Flo Rida's 'Wild Ones' Ft. Sia Furler

February 10, 2012 04:09:47 GMT

has a blast in a music video for his latest single "Wild Ones". The rapper jets off to Dubai with his minions for a fun vacation. From doing outdoor activities like skydiving, riding a hovercraft and car racing, they take it to the club to spend the night away.
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David Guetta Debuts Music Video for 'Titanium' Ft. Sia Furler

December 21, 2011 06:59:24 GMT

brings supernatural theme into a music video for his latest single "Titanium". Instead of appearing in person, the French disc jokey taps a "" star Ryan Lee as the lead star. He's chased by a SWAT team for being the source of "a supernatural occurrence at local school."
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'The Voice' Adds Reba McEntire, Sia, Monica and Adam Blackstone

April 30, 2011 03:22:58 GMT

Having , , Green and on its coach seats are apparently not enough for "". NBC announced on Friday, April 29 that the new vocal competition series is recruiting , , and Adam Blackstone to join as the advisers.
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Sia Furler Dominates Indie Music Awards Nominations With Four Nods

September 02, 2010 08:03:50 GMT

Singer will lead the pack at the upcoming Independent Music Awards in her native Australia after landing four nominations on Wednesday, September 1. The Adelaide-born artist will compete for Best Independent Artist, while her latest release "" is up for Best Independent Album, and her "Clap Your Hands" hit will be among the tunes vying for Best Independent Single.
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Sia Backs Out of Retiring Plan

June 22, 2010 04:17:28 GMT

Australian singer is having second thoughts about quitting music after discovering a thyroid condition is to blame for her constantly feeling sluggish and lazy. The singer vowed to quit music following the June release of her fourth record, "", insisting she was tired of life in the spotlight and wanted a "normal job".
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Official Tracklisting of 'Twilight Saga's Eclipse' Soundtrack Album

May 13, 2010 05:37:38 GMT

Summit Entertainment have released an official tracklisting for a coundtrack compilation of their highly-anticipated movie "". Musicians contributing to this album range from indie artists and to rock music acts and to Hip-Hop performer like .
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