Wang Leehom at the 26th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei, 2015. Photo: AFP
Wang Leehom at the 26th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei, 2015. Photo: AFP

Wang Leehom saga: fallen idol crushes dreams of a generation of Southeast Asian female fans

  • From Singapore to Malaysia to Thailand, he won hearts for being among a new breed of bilingual Asian stars who burst onto the scene in the 1990s and 2000s
  • One fan who used to enjoy singing his songs at karaoke says she can’t bring herself to sing ‘Forever Love’ again. ‘He has ruined the song for me,’ she said

Topic |   Fame and celebrity
Wang Leehom at the 26th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei, 2015. Photo: AFP
Wang Leehom at the 26th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei, 2015. Photo: AFP
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