Agnes Monica (born Agnes Monica Muljoto on July 1, 1986) is an Indonesian pop recording artist, dancer, actress, songwriter, and model. Her career started when she was only 6 years old.
Agnes Monica's album "..And the Story Goes" (2003) made her popular as a teenage singer. It was a big success in Indonesia with the singles "Bilang Saja", "Jera" and "Cinta Mati". The album sold 30.000 copies in only 3 days and eventually got double platinum. In 2005 she released her second album "Whaddup A.. '?!" with the hit single, "Tak Ada Logika". It sold 50,000 copies in 10 days and went to triple platinum (with no album promotion in Malaysia). Her third album is "Sacredly Agnezious" (2010); it features the hit single, Teruskanlah. Agnes Monica's biggest hit to date is "Matahariku".
Throughout Agnes Monica's career, many of her songs became hits, and that
made her launched the greatest hits album, "Agnes Is My Name" with new hits
single, "Karena Ku Sanggup" and "Paralyzed".
Agnes Monica's success has extended her fame well beyond the borders of her home country Indonesia, she is known in Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Philippines and South Korea.
Agnes Monica is the only singer in Indonesia who has her own dance group, called Nezindahood, who always perform with Agnes on stage.
In 2009, Agnes Monica began planning to launch her international career, and
started taking Mandarin lessons. A result of this was a role in two Taiwanese
drama series, "Romance in the White House" with Peter Ho, and "The Hospital"
with Jerry Yan.
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