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  1. Canto-pop singer sues over Mercedes

    Posted Sep 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong Canto-pop singer Ronald Cheng Chun-kei, 37, is suing car sales agent Eddy Wong Pak-wing for a HK$160,000 deposit on a Mercedes Benz that he ordered in 2004 but never received. Cheng filed the lawsuit through his Gabia Company Limited. The hearing continues today in the District Court. ...

  2. Canto-pop star sued by managers

    Posted Nov 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong Canto-pop idol Theresa Fu Wing is being sued by her management companies for allegedly breaching her contracts. Talent Bang, Gold Label Management and Gold Typhoon Entertainment are seeking a declaration that Fu breached agreements dated June 2002 and are claiming unspecified damages, according to a writ filed in the District Court. ...

  3. Easy access to Canto-pop hits

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zoe Mak If you love a couple of songs by an artist, but don't want to buy the whole album, Love Best Volume 2 is tailor-made for you. The three CDs and a DVD feature best-selling songs from the past few years by longtime Canto-pop favourites such as Leo Ku Kui-kei, Eason Chan Yik-shun and Kelly Chen Wai-lam, and newer idols like Hins Cheung and Kay Tse On-kay. Not every ...

  4. Canto-pop star sues Next Magazine for libel

    Posted Apr 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui Canto-pop singer Joey Yung Cho-yee and her manager, Emperor Entertainment Group, yesterday filed a writ in the High Court against Next Magazine and its editor, Lee Fo-yee, over an allegedly libellous article- published on April 9 in print and online- about the singer's advertisement fee. The singer and Emperor Entertainment are seeking damages from the magazine ...

  5. Canto-pop star sues magazine

    Posted Oct 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Peter Brieger Canto-pop star Alex Fong Lik-sun is suing Sudden Weekly magazine for defamation, seeking unspecified damages. He denies the claims made in an article, which cannot be reprinted. The writ, dated September 30, said Fong was known to the public as a man 'with high moral standing' whom youth looked up to as a leader. The magazine and its chief editor Lee ...

  6. Canto-pop's changing man

    Posted Jun 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and intensity of a man who seizes the day by the throat. Music has always been the love of his life, and according to the rising Canto-pop star, his recently released second album Change better reflects ... Produced by renowned figures, such as Peter Kam Pui-tat and Chan Kwong-wing, Change offers Canto-pop numbers in a wider variety of genres, from the R&B-tinged Which Planet You Come From, ...

  7. Canto-pop celebration

    Posted Apr 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... By Lau Kit-wai Get A Life: Eason Chan Live in Hong Kong, is a live recording of songs from the singer's sold-out concert series in February. It's evidence of the Canto-pop ... and Lin Xi. Since entering show business in 1995, Chan has focused on improving his vocal talent. His dedication has paid off. Given the poor quality of the current crop of Canto-pop singers- ...

  8. Dialectical materialism: Canto-pop as counterculture?

    Posted Nov 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Marcuse. His PhD thesis on the 'rise and decline of Canto-pop', approved last year by the University of Hong Kong, was in part an elaboration of this so-called Frankfurt School ... to the consumer's loss of autonomy and false sense of consciousness and identity. But Wong argued this Marxist model was not entirely applicable to Canto-pop in Hong Kong because it was also a subculture ...

  9. Sonic boom

    Posted Jun 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The boom is fuelled not only by young people looking for affordable music, but by a revived interest in Canto-pop singers from the 80s and early 90s, says Ng. 'More people are collecting CDs ... as a 'hobby' and, as sales took off thanks to renewed interest in late Canto-pop singers from local and mainland customers, he launched a second store last year. 'Today a re-released [Anita] Mui ...

  10. Jaded Canto-pop songwriter tunes in to social issues instead

    Posted Aug 21st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... As a Canto-pop songwriter, Paul Lin Che-yeung is an unlikely champion of political causes and social issues. Yet the lyricist, who has written for the likes of Sammi Cheng Sau-man and Gigi ... and song is the best way to store our collective memories.' Lin's role model is singer and songwriter Sam Hui, generally regarded as the father of Canto-pop, whose songs captured ...




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