Norzila binti Haji Aminuddin (born July 31, 1966), better known as Ella, is a popular Malaysian rock musician. She is considered a Ratu Rock (Malay for "Queen of Rock"), an aptly title for being the most well known female rock star since the start of the glorious rock era in Malay music. Ella's more well-known hit songs spanned from the 1990s to today. Ella still holds the local record for the bestselling female artist for pushing more than 300,000 copies of her records during the peak of her career.
Ella hails from Gelugor, Penang and was raised in the Klang Valley in Selangor. She lives with her parents, along with her other siblings. During her school days, she was often invited to sing at ceremonies held in her alma mater. Ella completed her studies while she was in Form Five at the Tunku Ampuan Rahimah Girls School in Klang Valley. Before she became a master in the arts field, she used to sing in various places in the Klang Valley such as in night clubs and lounges. After singing in one of those clubs, Ella was approached by the bands known by the name The Boys who were also night club singers. After a discussion, Ella agreed to merge with their band and they were given the name ( Ella & The Boys ). In 2007, Ella filed a complaint with police, after a sex tape allegedly of her and her sister in the presence of a couple performing sexual acts surfaced. On 10 June 2012, Ella and her protege Puteri Caroline Kamel, won TV3 talent search Mentor Season 6. On 7 July 2012, Ella tied the knot with Azhar Ghazali, a pilot who is 15 years her junior.