Growing up in Malaysia, Amirah was constantly exposed to the juxtapositions of different cultures and different viewpoints. It is this exposure to diversity that has framed who Amirah is today: both as an artist and as a human being.
Amirah's debut single "Katakanlah," has been awarded couple of international songwriting awards & nominations which includes second place in the worldwide International Songwriting Competition (ISC) 2011 beating 15,000 entries from 115 countries with judges such as Timbaland, Peter Gabriel, Rihanna and Kelly Clarkson and as a semi-ﬁnalist for the Trance Remixed of Katakanlah for the 2013 International Songwriting Competition (ISC) 2013. “Katakanlah” was also a ﬁnalist in The John Lennon Songwriting Competition 2010 and being nominated in the Instrumental Song Category for the 13th Annual Independent Music Awards.
Amirah has composed for Dato Siti Nurhaliza, Malaysia's No.1 Megastar for the past decade, for her 18th studio album "Simetrisiti" (Universal Music Malaysia), Atilia Haron for her album No3 (Warner Music Malaysia), Alif Satar for his album "Lelaki Seperti Aku" (Sony Music Malaysia) and Nadeera's single "Hasrat Hati" who was under the mentorship of Zainal Abidin in "Mentor", a famous Singing Reality TV in Malaysia.