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Sia Kate Isobelle Furler, 18 December 1975, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Sias voice has been heard by millions of listeners throughout the world owing to her vocals appearing on a number of popular chillout tracks, yet she remains a relatively anonymous presence. The singer enjoyed a colourful upbringing in Adelaide on a street inhabited by circus performers and people who were involved in bands, including her parents. They were members of a rockabilly band called the Soda Jerks, and her father was briefly a member of her uncle Colin Hays band, Men At Work, who enjoyed worldwide success with the early 80s pop hit Down Under.
Sias first experience of being in a band was forming the group Crisp at the age of 17, although after three years they disbanded. After the split Sia bought a round-the-world ticket and set off to experience some new environments. It was at this time that a life-changing event...