Alan Tam

Eason Chan records new remix with idol Alan Tam

Eason Chan (left) collaborated with Alan Tam for one song on his new album.

Canto-pop king Eason Chan Yik-shun had been itching to get Alan Tam Wing-lun on board when he recorded the song Heavy Flavour, which is a tribute to the veteran crooner.

Tuesday, 23 October, 2012, 2:19pm

Misterdays (CD) Mr.

When your band is personally recommended to a music label by a Canto-pop legend, you must be doing something right.

That's how the local five-piece band Mr. got their shot at the big time. They were part of the underground scene under the name of White Noise when singer Alan Tam Wing-lun asked if they wanted to play a gig for his birthday celebration.

20 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Sweet, but far too short

When your band is personally recommended to a music label by a Canto-pop legend, you must be doing something right. That's how the local five-piece band Mr. got their shot at the big time. They were part of the underground scene under the name of White Noise when singer Alan Tam Wing-lun asked if they wanted to play a gig for his birthday celebration.

15 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Snow business

Hong Kong may be a place where it never snows, but surprisingly it is home to the world's most successful snow sculpture team.

14 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

liberal studies

Reading comprehension

Answer the following questions

1 When did the cross-dressing tradition stop thriving in opera?

a. late 20th century

b. early 1900s

c. early 20th century

d. late 1900s

2 Why was it thought men could do a better job of portraying women?

8 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Prison blues

I'm sure he'll be in custody for at least two weeks. They detained Paul McCartney for two weeks [when he was busted for pot in Japan in 1980] before expelling him so how can a kid like Kelvin serve less time than McCartney?

Alan Tam Wing-lun guessing how long his godson Kelvin Kwan Chor-yiu, arrested for marijuana possession in Tokyo, will have to stay in a lock-up

6 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Artists condemn nude Net photos

The Hong Kong Performing Artistes Guild has condemned the increasing circulation and uploading of obscene photographs, purportedly of celebrities, on the internet.

31 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Tam back at top of the pops

Veteran singer Alan Tam Wing-lun has updated his classic tunes from 25 years ago to remind Hongkongers why he's still the king of Canto-pop.

His new album, The Root of Love - The Best Sound Ever Reborn, is a re-recording of his best-selling record The Root of Love - originally released in 1984.

26 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Everything that's old is new again as Tam returns to his Peak

It seems that Alan Tam Wing-lun is really getting into the spirit of recycling. The veteran Cantopop star held a press conference on Friday afternoon at The Peak to promote his new record, which is a re-recording of an old album.

7 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Baby for star couple

Another baby has been born to a celebrity family in this auspicious Year of the Pig. Singer Hacken Lee Hak-kan and former Miss Hong Kong Emily Lo Suk-yi's baby boy, Ryan, made his debut appearance on Monday.

The news was disclosed by veteran singer and friend Alan Tam Wing-lun, who is in Suzhou attending the Golden Rooster and Full Blossom Film Festival.

27 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Fat chance for Lee in new family role

Hacken Lee Hak-kan and Alan Tam Wing-lun have shared the stage for more than 70 concerts since 2003. Now they have joined forces on the silver screen.

3 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

A giant of stage, screen and jeans

Veteran impresario Abba Chan Tat-chee began building his fortune by exporting jeans of his own label, ABBA, to North America, which earned him the nickname 'Uncle Ba' in the trade.

30 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Alan Tam

August 25-September 3, 8pm, Hong Kong Coliseum

Hongkongers appear to be in a nostalgic mood. After the recent success of veteran singer Paula Tsui Siu-fung's concerts, another middle-aged singer who was a star in the 1970s and 80s is planning a 10-night extravaganza to celebrate his 30 years in showbusiness.

18 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

In the spotlight

Halina Tam Siu-wan was crowned Miss Hong Kong in 1994.

She then followed in the footsteps of many other beauty queens and entered the entertainment business.

The former air hostess tried to build up a singing career, but was not successful.

20 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Romantic Tam and his failed first love

It seems like veteran singer Alan Tam Wing-lun had an eye for romance even before he built his fame crooning romantic canto-pop ballads. Tam reminisced about his first love on the radio yesterday, and especially how he would wait for hours for a girl to come down from her house and meet him.

30 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

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