Archive for December, 2007

Kelly Chen – It’s All Your Fault

Monday, December 31st, 2007

Kelly Chen is a popular Hong Kong singer and actress. She initially started he entertainment career as an actress, and later moved on to singing and performing in various concerts.

1997 was the year Kelly Chen performed her first ever concert, “Starry Dream of Love” and released its accompanying CD as well. She also released several Japanese singles and easily established herself as a popular singer and actor.

1998 marked a successful World Tour for Kelly, starting in Australia, and in 2005, her song “Hope” was widely popular and made available for downloads. Kelly had promised that if the number of downloads were to go over 10 million, she will distribute the earnings to the staff.

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Nicholas Tse – Let Me Die

Monday, December 24th, 2007

A singer, composer, actor and director, Nicholas Tse was born on August 29, 1980 in Hong Kong. Born to parents being actors themselves, he entered the entertainment industry at a young age of 16. Many recording companies were ready to sign him up; but he choe to join Century Recording Company and started his music career there.

May 1997 marked the release of Nicholas Tse’s first album entitled “My Attitude” and immediately became a best seller, with two of the album’s tracks topping the charts. In 1999, his album “Believe” became HL’s No. 1 best selling record immediately after two weeks of its release.

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Sammi Cheng – Owe Nothing

Monday, December 17th, 2007

Sammi Cheng (whose real/Chinese name is Cheng Sau Man) was born on August 19, 1972 and speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, and English. Her entrance to the music industry was through a high profile TV singing contest in 1988 where she was only 16. Although she didn’t win the said contest, the sponsoring record company saw the potential in her and offered her a recording contract.

In May of this year, Sammi held her 6th concert in Hong Kong entitled “Show Mi” and due to the success of the said concert, Sammi also performed in the following countries for her world concert tour:

22 – 23 Jun 2007: Genting Highlands, Malaysia
29 Jun 2007: Toronto, Canada
7 Jul 2007: Las Vegas, US
13 Oct 2007: Singapore
20 Oct 2007: Shanghai, China

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Wei Wei – Qiu Fo (Girl)

Monday, December 10th, 2007

Wei Wei is a popular Chinese music icon and has spanned a career of more than 20 years. She has often been dubbed by the media as “China’s Whitney Houston,” “China’s Madonna,” and “China’s Celine Dion” among other names. Her music, according to estimates, have been distributed to more than 200 million cassettes and CDs in China, which makes her one of the most selling artists in the world.

Wei Wei has been an Olympic Ambassador since 1993 and is currently supporting the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics through her performances at major Olympic events in China and abroad.

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