Multi-talented musician composer Onn Qing Xi 翁清溪 @ Tony (1936-2012) was indignant that he was sidelined and not given the due recognition he so deserved for the composition of the song 月亮代表我的心. Tony taught himself to play saxophone, trumpet, piano, clarinet, violin, harmonica and the guitar. He spent many years in the US over three trips to enroll in universities so as to master his skill of playing the musical instruments, mainly for his zeal in Jazz. He was known as God Father of contemporary pop of Taiwan.
Chen Fen Lan陈芬兰 was the original singer for the song 月亮代表我的心
There was a stark change in her looks when she turned middle-aged. Still she displayed a stunning, elegant disposition. One tends to sigh: Beauty is transient.
Teresa Teng @ Teng Li-Chun 鄧麗君Born 1953 Jan 29th-Died 1995
May 8th at age 42. Her demise broke many hearts. She was given an official state funeral ceremony by the Taiwanese government for her great contribution in providing popular entertainment to her people.
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