ICONS was founded by 2 friends in university as a way of making some extra money while studying, in 2004 they began performing regularly in bars and restaurants around Jakarta and now are regarded as one of the best cover bands in Indonesia.
After the members of the band having experienced success with other projects such as Volts, Besok Bubar, eRKa and Enam Sembilan, they decided it was time they focused on bringing ICONS to the next level.
In 2016 ICONS released their first original song as the soundtrack for the Live In Levi's campaign, representing Indonesia. Their second track, Hazel, was released for Valentine's Day in 2017.
ICONS appeared as guest stars on the Swiss-German TV Show, Pocket Soul with Chris Hanselmann, and became part of a worldwide tribute to Micheal Jackson.
ICONS has now played all over Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand for many events such as weddings, birthdays, corporate gatherings, product launches and more. As a duet, Jami and Lani have also performed in Australia.
ICONS format consists of 5 members:
Jami - guitar, a founding member
Lani - an Australian singer who joined in 2009
Ones - ICONS' bassist who also plays guitar, keyboard and cajon
Rega - on the cajon, drums and percussion
Koca - the newest member who joined at the beginning of 2014 on vocals.