ERVINNA is an exceptionally talented and popular songstress in the late 60s, 70's and 80's. Her repertoire includes Indonesian songs that cover keroncong, dang dut, jawa or indo-pop. She has been known to have recorded over 160 albums.
A recent trip to the vinyl shops in Singapore revealed Ervinna with a keroncong album with renditions of the kind blogger used to listen to in the 50s. Not as great as Keroncong Moresku but comparable.
The Indonesian malay album entitled, 'Favourites: Putri Solo Lagu Lagu Keroncong' consists of Putri Solo, Jambe Soro, Selendang Sutra, Kapuk Randu. Kr. Swadesi, Kekaseku Sayang, Timang Sibuyung, and Mina Padi. There is no date to indicate production. It costs only S$5.00.
Image/Original article: Andy Lim Collection.