Elvy Sukaesih is one of the most popular singers in Java, Indonesia, and has been dubbed the Queen of Dangdut. She has always attributed her success to her ability to relate to women sufferings. Her skills fully capture the emotions of the song and communicate those feelings to the listeners. Her songs express emotional excess, embodying the pain of women. Sukaesih has a significant fanbase in other Asian countries such as Japan. She has been a prolific recording artist since the late 1960s.