Started singing at 17, Anita rose quickly to fame, recording her first album in Malay in 1974 and several English albums, including her first in 1976, titled simply Anita. With hit songs like Juara Carta, Seksis and Tragedi Buah Epal, this renowned entertainer is most famous for her live performances where her quick wit and gift of the gab are showcased to devastating effect. In 1985, she began performing at the Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, United States where she stayed for almost two decades.
Then, Anita hosted talk shows in both Malaysia and Singapore where she not only interviewed politicians and celebrities, but also raised awareness and funds for the needy and underprivileged. Anita was selected as the ‘Top Diva in Asia’ and recognized by the Asian Entertainment Establishment for her contributions to the entertainment industry.