Ari Lasso is widely recognized Indonesian musician and former lead vocalist of Dewa 19. He is now famous for several music albums such as Dewa 19, Format Masa Depan, Terbaik, Pandawa Lima while his solo albums include Sendiri Dulu, Keseimbangan, Kulihat Kudengar Dan and so on. Ari's performance and powerful singing made him one of the most promising singers of Indonesia.
Early life and Education
Ari Bernardus Lasso now widely recognized as Ari Lasso was born on 17 January 1973 in Madiun, East Java, Indonesia. He belongs to Indonesian nationality. Ari was raised by father, Bartholomeus B. Lasso and mother, Sri Noerhida.
During high school days at SMA Negeri 2 Surabaya he formed a band called Outsider Band along with the drummer Wawan Juniarso, from Dewa 19, and guitarist Piyu of Padi. After completion of high school education, Lasso attended Airlangga University and earned a degree in economics.
Before resuming his professional career, Ari along with his four other band members Wawan Juniarso, Andra Junaidi, Ahmad Dhani, and Erwin Prasetya established a band named Dewa 19. Dewa 19, released the album Kangen, which was given the title of the best album of the year by BASF in 1993.
He faced a sudden break in his growing career due to his drug addiction which led him to split from the band. Later he became a solo singer and released his commercially successful first solo album, Sendiri Dulu.
In 2012, Lasso released a compilation album, Yang Terbaik which was only sold at KFC outlets in Indonesia. The album compiled top hit singles and six new songs namely "Kisah Kita," "Karena Aku Tlah Denganmu," "Cintailah Aku Sepenuh Hati," "Satu Cinta," "Doa Untuk Cinta" and "Cinta Adalah Misteri."
Currently, he is working on his upcoming new album releases and judging the season 3 of The Voice Indonesia.
Ari Lasso is a married man. Back in 1990's, he tied the knot with his wife whose identity has not been disclosed. He is very secretive about his married life. However, the couple has a daughter named, Aurarvya born on March 12, 2017.
The love birds are living a great life without any news of divorce and extramarital affairs. The superstar of Indonesia, Ari Lasso was rumored to be dating gorgeous Indonesian television actress, Ariel Tatum. However, both of them neither confirmed nor denied the rumors, and it eventually faded away.
Ari Lasso is one of the lead singers in Indonesian music industry. Due to his powerful vocal quality, he got name and fame within the mass of fans and well-wishers. Ari is the well-established actor of the current time. He earns a good sum of money from his musical career.
He currently resides in Indonesia along with his family and living a luxurious life. He must have a huge net worth like his fan following.