Sia Kate Isobelle Furler (b. December 18, 1975), often referred to mononymously as Sia, is an Australian singer and songwriter. Sia wrote the title song, "Try Everything", along with Stargate. "Try Everything" is performed by Shakira in Zootopia.
Musically and artistically precocious, Sia became interested in performing like musicians Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder and Sting. In the mid-1990s, She started a career as a singer in the local Adelaide acid jazz band Crisp.
In 1997, when Crisp disbanded, she released her debut studio album titled OnlySee on Flavoured Records in Australia. Following the event, Sia moved to London, England and provided lead vocals for British duo Zero 7.
In 2000, Sia signed to Sony Music's sub-label Dance Pool and released her second studio album, Healing Is Difficult, the following year. Displeased with the promotion of the record, she signed to Go! Beat and released her third studio album, Colour the Small One, in 2004.
Dissatisfied with the project's struggling to connect with a mainstream audience, Sia relocated to New York City in 2005 and began touring across the United States. Sia released her fourth and fifth studio releases, Some People Have Real Problems and We Are Born, in 2008 and 2010, respectively.
In 2014, Sia released her sixth studio album, 1000 Forms of Fear, which was preceded by the top-ten single "Chandelier". She recently released her seventh studio album This Is Acting.
She recently performed a cover of the Nat Cole King song "Unforgettable" in the Disney/Pixar film Finding Dory. She will also be co-writing two songs for the upcoming My Little Pony The Movie and guest starring as the character Songbird Serenade.
- ↑ Rebecca Ford (2016-07-22). Comic-Con: Sia Joins the Voice Cast of 'My Little Pony: The Movie'. The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved on 2017 February 26.