Taiwanese singers Waa Wei (left) and Wu Qingfeng hold their awards for best Mandarin female and male vocalists at the 31st Golden Melody Awards in Taipei, Taiwan, on Saturday. Photo: AP Taiwanese singers Waa Wei (left) and Wu Qingfeng hold their awards for best Mandarin female and male vocalists at the 31st Golden Melody Awards in Taipei, Taiwan, on Saturday. Photo: AP
Taiwanese singers Waa Wei (left) and Wu Qingfeng hold their awards for best Mandarin female and male vocalists at the 31st Golden Melody Awards in Taipei, Taiwan, on Saturday. Photo: AP

Taiwanese artists win top prizes at Asia’s answer to the Grammys – the Golden Melody Awards

  • The awards for musicians from the Chinese-speaking world were dominated by Taiwanese artists including Wu Qingfeng, who won best male vocalist in Mandarin
  • Waa Wei won the equivalent award for female vocalist, while Abao, a member of a minority tribe, won three awards for her album Kinakaian

Topic |   Music
Taiwanese singers Waa Wei (left) and Wu Qingfeng hold their awards for best Mandarin female and male vocalists at the 31st Golden Melody Awards in Taipei, Taiwan, on Saturday. Photo: AP Taiwanese singers Waa Wei (left) and Wu Qingfeng hold their awards for best Mandarin female and male vocalists at the 31st Golden Melody Awards in Taipei, Taiwan, on Saturday. Photo: AP
Taiwanese singers Waa Wei (left) and Wu Qingfeng hold their awards for best Mandarin female and male vocalists at the 31st Golden Melody Awards in Taipei, Taiwan, on Saturday. Photo: AP
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