Dato’ Siti Nurhaliza binti Tarudin was known as in various roles like singer, songwriter, record producer, television presenter and businesswoman. She earned her success when winning numerous awards during her career, including 37 Anugerah Industri Muzik awards, 23 Anugerah Bintang Popular awards, 26 Anugerah Planet Muzik awards, 18 Anugerah Juara Lagu awards, four MTV Asia Awards, three World Music Awards. Asia News Network named her as one of Asia's Idol in 2008, and she was also called as Voice of Asia and Asia's Celine Dion.
During her childhood, she participated in numerous singing competitions, in which she won Merdeka Day Singing Contest, a local patriotic song competition at the age of 12. In addition, as a vocalist for her Family groups, founded by her uncle, Abdul Rahim Bachik, she performed at various invitational shows like wedding ceremonies and dinner parties.
She got married to Datuk Khalid on 28 August 2006, at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Their wedding was ranked in the top 5 of CNBC's Asia's Most High-Profile Weddings list in 2011. Before the, E! News Asia also named them as the Third Most Powerful Celebrity Couple in Asia.