Veronica Young (with The Moonglows)

December 2, 2006


Veronica Young was from Pulau Brani. After the family moved to mainland Singapore, she started to attend the popular Tea Dances with friends periodically. She met Silva Choy (of The Cyclones) who invited her to sing on stage. Before long, she was singing regularly at the South East Asia Hotel. She eventually joined The Silver Strings as singer. They competed in the Millie Small contest and won. Veronica Young later left to pursue a solo career. She recorded a successful EP on Philips label backed by Sonny Bala & The Moonglows: The thrill to love you, Lollipop, Dreams of love, Thank you for your kindness. In 1967, she did a stint with The Impain Bateks in Vietnam. Before migrating to France, she recorded a compilation CD titled “Down Memory Lane”.