Learning Chinese through lyrics is a fun method that intermixes language and culture. Plus, it's always better to start a conversation about pop culture versus Confucius.
Bye bye, my loved one. It was worth it. I will bury all the feelings into the deepest part of my heart.
Love is like petals falling in the sky.
Happiness is around the corner.
By looking in your eyes, I knew you are already a part of my life.
Gao Shan, the eighteen-year-old American boy, loves writing songs, singing, playing guitar and learning Chinese. He is good at covering Jay Chow and Leehom Wang’s songs while his voice is very similar to Leehom’s. His Chinese songs have been warmly received by Chinese netizens.
When Clay Garner takes the stage, people are simply amazed: a soothing voice and an arsenal of incredible songs and yet- this singer/songwriter is ONLY eighteen years old!
This song has been playing pretty much everywhere in Shanghai. Qu Wanting is an intriguing singer. Apparently, she spent a while in Canada and writes/sings in both English and Mandarin. The male voice in this song is Li Daimo, a strong candidate in the singing competition "The Voice of China."
The original singer of this song is David Tao, a popular Taiwanese Golden Melody Award-winning singer-songwriter. He is well-known for creating a crossover genre of R&B and hard rock tunes. Let's hear the female version of "Just A Friend" by Robynn and Kendy, two very talented musicians.
Two popular songs, "Yearning is a Kind of Sickness" and "Where is the Love?" were made into one song with a little twist by very talented musicians, Robynn and Kendy.
Jacky Cheung is a singer, songwriter and actor from Hong Kong. The Chinese language media refers to him, Aaron Kwok, Andy Lau and Leon Lai as the Cantopop Four Heavenly Kings (si dd tian wong).
This Mandarin song is telling the life story of one of his fans, who used to go to Jacky's concert with her boyfriend. Many years later, after everything she has been through, she still sits quietly in tears and listens to Jacky's concert.
Since Puccini used this melody in his opera, "Torandot," "What a Beautiful Jasmine Flower" has become the best-known Chinese folk song around the world. We cherish the flower for its elegance and fragrance as a symbol of love. Song Zuying has been a famous Chinese singer since the early 1990s. In October 2006, she staged her solo concert in the U.S. at the Kennedy Performing Arts Center. Let's hear this famous Chinese song.
This song is often sung at reunion celebrations for schools from elementary schools to universities. "They must have grown old... Where are they? Just like that… we are on our different paths."
Love is not sacrifice or possession, but giving. When you have love, give the other person freedom. When you've lost love, let it free.
It's a metaphor, like when people take a number and wait in line to be served. This song is from the movie, "Turn Left, Turn Right." Sometimes you just have to have faith and wait for "The One" to appear in your life.
Jane Zhang established her own record label, Show City Times, signed with Universal Music and even made her American TV singing debut on the Oprah Winfrey Show last May. The third place winner of 120,000 hopefuls in the 2005 season of Super Girl sure has come a long way. This song has a sing-along chorus that’s sure to capture hearts and minds.
Enjoy this heartbreaking song about a girl and her sorrows in love as she sings to us with beautiful Venice as the backdrop.
David Tao (born on July 11, 1969), is a Taiwanese singer-songwriter. He is well-known for creating a crossover genre of R&B and hard rock tunes which has now become his signature style and for having popularized R&B in the Mandopop industry. This is a cheerful song often played at weddings.
Do you ever secretly love someone? Are you always curious about her life and wish to see her every day? This might be the song for you.
A sad song about a woman spending her birthday alone after a breakup with a rather catchy tune. You just might find yourself humming along to the song without realizing it.
A bittersweet farewell love song sung by David Tao, a popular Taiwanese singer, and Sharon Kwan (Guan Shi Min).
Give me a kiss, can you? Kiss my face to leave a love mark. Kiss in my heart, let me miss you.
How is it possible to stop loving you? Tonight, you should understand, it is difficult to escape fate, just as it is difficult to dissolve love.
This song, originally performed by blind Taiwanese pop singer, Xiao Huang-Chi, expresses the deep feelings the singer has for his partner, who guides him through life holding his hand- literally and figuratively.
Teresa Teng is a Taiwanese pop singer. Teng's voice and songs are instantly recognized throughout East Asia and in areas with large Asian populations. It is often said, "Wherever there are Chinese people, the songs of Teresa Teng can be heard."
I will always remember your face. I will cherish the time we had together. These days in my heart will never be lost.
A live performance of a song full of memories from past sufferings and hopes for a future that has yet to come.
It is a pity it is not you who will accompany me until the end. We walked together but separated at that intersection. Thanking you that it was you who used to hold my hand. I can still feel that warmth.
A casual meeting on the train with a broken-hearted girl brings back the singer's memories to when she was young and someone broke her heart as well.
Taiwanese megastar, A-mei, sings "Can I Hug You?"
Taiwanese band, Mayday, performs "Onion."
Taiwanese band, Mayday, performs "Don't Want You To Be Alone."
Eason Chan and Faye Wong perform their megahit, "Because of Love."
Singer Jason Zhang performs "Wife."
Malaysian pop singer, Penny Tai, performs "The Blessing of the Corner."
Taiwanese artist, Jam Hsiao, performs "This Song."
Taiwanese artist, Jam Hsiao, performs his hit song, "You."
Taiwanese American Mandopop singer, Evonne Hsu, performs "Miss You Suddenly."
A live cover of Sandy Lam's, "The Night Is Too Dark."
Taiwanese superstar, A-Mei, gives a live performance of "Remember."
Aska Yang performs "Blank Space" from the film, "But Always."
Taiwanese singer, A-mei, gives a live performance of "As Early As Possible."
Taiwanese singer, A-mei, performs "I Heard."
The song "Mortal World" by Faye Wong is a song full of hope. It is a blessing to those who are uncertain in their lives.
"Your Happiness Is My Happiness" is a song by the famous singer, Faye Wong. It's about how you are influenced by the one you love.
Sammi Cheung is a famous singer from Hong Kong. This song is one of her most popular Mandarin songs that talks about how one shouldn't be sad when he/she breaks up.
Taiwanese indie band Sodagreen performs "Little Love Song."
Joey Yung, an entertainer from Hong Kong, gives a live performance of "My Pride."
Asian superstar Karen Mok performs "Baby."
Chinese pop singer Jane Zhang performs "Painted Heart."
Malaysian singer Fish Leong performs "Kissing the Future of Love."
Chinese pop singer Jane Zhang performs "Love With Courage."
Taiwanese rock band Mayday gives a live performance of their hit single, "Contentment."
Taiwanese indie singer-songwriter Crowd Lu performs "Do You Hear It?"
Asian superstar Karen Mok performs "Outside World."
English rock indie band Transition performs "Sorry, My Chinese Is Not Good."
Snowman is a song by Mavis Fan, a Taiwanese pop singer who plays the flute and piano as is also known as "Little Witch." Fan began her singing career in the mid 90s as a pop idol, singing songs catering mostly to children and adolescents.
Singaporean Mandopop queen Stefanie Sun performs "Kepler."
Taiwanese singer Landy Wen performs "Could Not Help but Forgive."
Taiwanese singer Landy Wen performs "Don't Fall in Love with Me."
Malaysian singer Fish Leong performs “Would You?"
Malaysian Mandopop singer Freya Lim and Hong Kong singer Alex To perform "Because of You."
Chinese singer XianZi performs "Not Afraid."