Gary Chaw is a Golden Melody Award-Winning RnB Singer-Songwriter in the mandarin music business. He is born on July 10th , 1979. He was born in Kota Belud , Sabah , Malaysia , and has lived in Canada and New Zealand when receiving his different levels of education. He studied at the University of Auckland , majoring in Architecture before leaving to realise his dream of becoming a singer.
He entered the Malaysian singing competition "Astroquest" , but unfortunately did not win. After releasing an album in Malaysia which did not receive much success , Chaw moved to Taiwan and was met with much difficulty before he caught a break after being signed to Rock Records for his unique vocals.
In 2006 , he released his 2nd studio album which was extremely well received by the public , mainly because of his hit rendition of Karyn White's <Superwoman>. This caught the attention of the public and gained him many fans and supporters . Not only this , his 3rd album , <Superman> also earned him a name for his soulful renditions of his R n B ballads , such as the K-hit , <betrayal>. In 2008 , with the release of his 4th album , <Super Sunshine> , he won a number of awards at the Prestigious Golden Melody Awards , including the coveted Best Mandarin Male Singer award.
He has had continued success with his music , after having a concert in 2008 , <Welcome To My World > , and his current 2011 <sensations > concert. His <Supermarket> album , released in 2009 received great reviews and has been deemed his "best album yet" by the likes of Aaron Kwok. He has also released a album late 2010 titled <Back In Control> , after his much-publicised Brawl with Hong Kong Singer Justin Lo. He has since quit drinking and announced his change for the better , following his marriage to Stylist Wu Su-Ling and the birth of his son , Joe , and daughter , Grace.
Not much is known about his 2011 album , but it is due to be released...sometime. :)
The Golden Melody Awards for 2011 results have been moved to the blog from the homepage :)
The prestigious Golden Melody Awards are here yet again ! Here are the results...
Song of the year: Jonathan Lee, "Jonathan's Song."
Best Mandarin album: Jay Chou, "Cross-generation."
Best Mandarin male singer: Jay Chou, "Cross-generation."
Best Mandarin female singer: Karen Mok, "Precious."
Best pop group: Da Mouth.
Best rock group: Matzka.
Best composer: Jonathan Lee, "Jonathan's Song."
Best lyricist: Jonathan Lee, "Jonathan's Song."
Best album producer: Eric Hung, "Flower of Love."
Best single producer: Wang Ji-ping, "Love!"
Best arranger: Tsai Ke-jun, "Free Instructional Video."
Lifetime achievement award: Huang Min.
Best music video: Hebe Tien, "Things Will Look Up If You Spend Some Time Alone."
Best newcomer: William Wei.
Sourced From: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110618/ap_en_mu/as_music_golden_melody_awards_winners_list
Selina , one third of the girl band S.H.E is said to be getting married soon! Months after her disastorous accident , she is still on the path to recovery , and so has decided not to have a traditional wedding. Her fiance states that her legs swell and her scars itch after standing for too long , and so a traditional wedding is out of the question. The date has been set for October 31st , and it is said to be a private and simple wedding , and the honeymoon will follow after Selina has fully recovered from her injuries.
After the large success of Hebe Tian , member of S.H.E's solo album , she is set to release her newest album in September . Her first single , called <My Love> has already been released , and is dedicated to fellow bandmember Selina. Awwww :) Be sure to keep an eye on it!
MV for <My Love> : http://t.cn/anq55n
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