Does this name sound familiar to you? Maybe not...Maggie Fu is back after a 13-year long hiatus from the music scene, this time with a whole new image and even a new stage name (傅又宣fu you xuan). With the help of friends and kind souls, she's put together this 6-song EP featuring songs written by the likes of producer Skot Suyama, golden melody award-winning singer and friend Penny Dai, as well as inviting the likes of lyricist Vincent Fang and other well-known creative types!
A few of you might recognise the first single on her album as it's currently topping the KKBOX charts as of now; it's called <爱，这件事情>(This thing called love), and is written by long-time friend and producer Skot Suyama and Christine Welch (who has also recently released her debut album)! Lyrics were written by famed lyricist to the stars (most notably Jay Chou), Vincent Fang. It is also one of the songs on the soundtrack for a Taiwanese-Korean drama called <Doctor Stranger>.
Her second single <情时多雨>(Rain in times of passion)stars actor Wen Shu Hao as the male lead, and is written by 張簡君偉 zhang jian jun wei, a known composer on the scene, with lyrics by 易家揚 yi jia yang, also an accomplished lyricist.The song is also on the soundtrack for the Korean drama <Cunning Single Lady>airing on Taiwanese channels right now!
The third single she's released so far was written for her by good friend and golden melody award winning chanteuse Penny Dai, and is really worth a listen!
Interested in having a listen to her EP now? Stand a chance to win a copy of it in our #musicisuniversal giveaway that kicked off a couple of days ago! All you need to do is Like our Facebook page, share our giveaway post (as below), and message us with you Name, Email Address, Who your favourite artist is and why, and any preference you may have for the prizes!
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<This Thing Called Love> has been released as of October 2014.