Shirley Kwan

A light that never goes out

As the saying goes, behind every great man is a great woman. In fashion, however, it's the high-powered stylist that makes or breaks the woman.

Friday, 13 January, 2012, 12:00am

Life through a lens

Gigi Kwan chose the road less travelled for her career, and her choice has enabled her to reap rewards

From the time she was a teenager, Gigi Kwan, photographer and joint founder of Loop Studio, knew that she didn't want to have what many of her friends described as a 'normal' job.

19 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Wine, woman and a new song

She's known for contributing some of Canto-pop's saddest love songs, but for her new album, Jade Kwan Sum-yin is putting on a happier face.

8 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

What's On


British rockers Oasis will perform on Saturday at 8pm at the AsiaWorld Arena, Chek Lap Kok, Lantau. The boys from Manchester are led by guitarist and songwriter Noel Gallagher and his brother Liam.

21 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Kwan's return captivates fans

Pop stars belted out memorable hits from a by-gone era at a concert that took the audience on a journey down memory lane.

Renditions were fresh with an added hint of improvisation on the originals.

The 'Music is Live' concert highlighted Shirley Kwan Suk- yee who is ready to return to the limelight after an absence of three years.

29 Jul 1999 - 12:00am

Shirley Kwan

Shirley Kwan: Music Is Live, Hong Kong Convention And Exhibition Centre, July 20 Before a mainland-born singer named Shirley Wong Ching-man relaunched herself as Canto-pop diva Faye Wong, there was Shirley Kwan Suk E.

22 Jul 1999 - 12:00am

Singer's image hits right note

WITH her new boyish-yet-feminine image, Liz Kong Hei-man recently spent almost $100,000 in a photo session in Paris before splurging another $100,000 in London featuring her wardrobe collection - all for her latest CD entitled Self-Acting.

Talk about squandering. But the 1.6-metre attractive singer-actress said her new image necessitated all this spending.

2 Mar 1995 - 12:00am

Contest taps singers' creativity

SINGERS Raymond Cho Wing-lim and Vivian Chow Wai-man put their writing skills to test in the ''Break No Rules Summer Competition - Lyrics Writing Contest'' held at Commercial Radio (CR) recently.

23 Jun 1994 - 12:00am


THIS is the time of year when everyone rushes to release new albums in the hope of squeezing into the music awards' nomination lists. True to form, three of Hong Kong's four Canto-pop 'kings' have new albums on the market.

23 Jan 1994 - 12:00am

Singers support community

SIXTEEN Solar Ambassadors from the entertainment world brought joy to more than 30 elderly and mentally handicapped people at a game day held recently at the Causeway Bay Community Centre.

25 Aug 1993 - 12:00am

Singing a big thank you

THERE was singing and plenty of fun and games on stage at a recent charity concert held at the Academic Community Hall. And, of course, the hall rang with the deafening cheers and screams of a very young and spirited audience.

25 Mar 1993 - 12:00am