Search can be considered as the leading rock band that spearheaded the Rock scene in Malaysia. They are one of the most successful groups in Malaysian music history.
The band was formed some 25 years ago by Hillary, Yazid and Zainal Rampa. They then included Nasir and Man Kidal into the band to form a complete 5-piece band that would be able to perform in clubs.
It was after Amy taking over Zainal's position as the lead vocalist that the band started to make waves.
Their debut album, 'Cinta Buatan Malaysia' in 1985 sees the band consisted of Amy (vocal), Man Kidal (Lead Guitar), Din (Guitar), Yan (Bass) and Yazid (Drums). The album was produced by none other than the Maestro, M .Nasir.
The current Search line-up are consisted of four men : Amy (vocal) Hillary (guitar) Nasir (Bass) and Yazid but the band have been on top of their game with the twin-guitarist Kid & Din.
25 years within the Malaysia music industry, Search have recorded 16 album. Search have made a real impact in Malaysia's music industry with tracks like "Isabella", "Fantasia Bulan Madu" and "Pawana" which have been a major influences for most of the Malaysian band nowadays.
The forth album 'Fenomena', which was their first album under the BMG umbrella, gained a huge reputation and following not only in Malaysia but also in Singapore, Brunei and Indonesia.