Hins Cheung

Hins Cheung ready to tread the boards

It's been a few busy weeks for Canto-pop star Hins Cheung King-hin. The singer-songwriter has been preparing to open his own studio, rehearsing for a concert tour and also for a theatre show called I Have a Date with Autumn.

Thursday, 26 July, 2012, 12:00am

HKPO X Hins Cheung

HKPO X Hins Cheung Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra

Canto-pop singer Hins Cheung King-hin is teaming up with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra in concerts that will pay tribute to showbiz legends such as Anita Mui Yim-fong, Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing and Danny Chan Pak-keung.

30 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Canto-pop idol abused by taxi driver finds a sympathetic audience

Everyone has experienced those awkward moments in a cab that make you want to just step out and slam the door behind you. Canto-pop idol Hins Cheung King-hin is no exception, but he was so upset he let it all out on his weibo account. Here's what happened. On Wednesday he hailed a cab to Wan Chai and as soon as he hopped in, the driver recognised him.

16 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Ivana Wong figures it's time to shape up for her big night at Coliseum

Singer-songwriter Ivana Wong Yuen-chi showed up in a low-cut puffy dress on Monday at Causeway Bay's Neway CEO Karaoke bar to promote her concert at the Hong Kong Coliseum in October.

It will be her first performance at the prestigious venue and the stress might have taken its toll - she's lost a noticeable amount of weight.

3 Aug 2011 - 12:00am


Buying an apartment for her might be a bit too much for a Mother's Day gift. I think my mum's nasal allergy was caused by her helping me to build my studio. So this year I bought her some honey. It's very good for nasal allergies and digestion.

Canto-pop singer Hins Cheung King-hin on his practical gift for his mother.

10 May 2011 - 12:00am

Success is in the jeans for designer and dreamer William Cheung

Local designer Koyo William Cheung Kwok-wai has come a long way from a tiny shop in Mong Kok's Allied Plaza 15 years ago. Yesterday, he opened his third Koyo Jeans boutique, in Sha Tin's New Town Plaza. Not bad for a bad student who fell into art and design by default.

16 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

A choice Joyce affair

Joyce's spring-summer 2009 afternoon tea launch

Where: Island Tang

When: March 18

What: The fashion boutique launched its 'Dream Bigger, Live Harder, Love Deeper' campaign with an afternoon showing of its new apparel. Noted stylist Catherine Baba offered a mix-and-match session for the sartorial swans present.

3 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Music labels play the charity card - but it's the thought that counts

Music labels will try anything now to sell more CDs, including playing the charity card. The four not-so-major labels - EMI, Sony, Warner and Universal Music - jointly hosted a press conference yesterday at Kowloon Bay's Hitec to push a new stimulus package for the industry called 'Love Music, Love Charity'.

4 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

What's on in Hong Kong

Music for peace

Love Parade 2008, a series of concerts, aims to spread the message of love and peace. The Hong Kong leg features Hins Cheung, Eric Suen and special guest stars.

When: November 16, 8pm (Hins Cheung); November 17, 8pm (Eric Suen)

Where: HKCEC

Tickets: HK$180-HK$380 from HK Ticketing on 31 288 288

14 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

The eccentric collector

I don't know why, but I have collected mousetraps since I was a child. I collect them because I think those mousetrap inventors are geniuses, and it is like they are constantly having battles with the rodents in terms of their cleverness. Mice are getting more difficult to trap now, but these mousetrap inventors come up with new ideas every now and then ...

6 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Mainland singer's onstage kiss sets tongues wagging

It started with a kiss ... Mainland singer Hins Cheung King-hin played his first solo concert at the Coliseum last Saturday. He is one of only a few mainland singers, including the Father of Chinese Rock, Cui Jian, who have ever played a concert at the venue that local singers hold sacred.

9 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Cheung's dark days

Few of Hins Cheung King-hin's many fans would suspect for a minute that the upbeat 27-year-old had ever suffered from depression, but the mainland-born singer-songwriter reveals that six years ago he went through a dark period that, ultimately, proved a turning point in his life. 'We have a family history of depression and I was always an introvert growing up,' he said.

8 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Help the children

A group of Hong Kong students will stage a variety show next month to raise public awareness of child trafficking.

SACOND - which stands for 'Saving a child only needs a second' - is organised by young envoys of the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef).

25 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Hins Cheung King-hin, 22, singer-songwriter

Name three products you cannot live without.

Cologne to cover up my sweaty smell, oil-absorbing paper sheets and lip balm.

How much money do you spend on beauty products per month?

Not much, apart from cologne.

What exercise do you do?

I love to go swimming.

Are you on diet?

2 Nov 2003 - 12:00am

New kid on the block

AT A RECENT MTV showcase in Hong Kong, schoolboy lookalike singer-songwriter Hins Cheung King-hin tactfully turned a near-flop performance into a great show.

The music system had cut out, leaving Cheung standing alone, waiting for the engineers to fix it. A hundred pairs of eyes stared at him, but he remained surprisingly calm, saying, 'I'll just sing without the music.'

24 Aug 2003 - 12:00am