The Chinese industry has a rich history of centuries-old art, culture, and more. The Chinese music world has various kinds of genres performed by exceptional artists. Till today, many great artists have graced the stage. However, only a few artists have left an impression. Their impression has garnered them with millions of fans. This article shows you the top 10 Chinese male singers who have made that unerasable impression.
1. Jay Chou
Famously known as the “King Of Mandopop,” Jay Chou has changed the genre by blending different music styles into one. His songs have enjoyed great success throughout China and other parts of Asia. His albums have enjoyed sales of more than 70 million worldwide. His famous songs are Blue and White Porcelain, In the Name of The Father, and East Wind Breaks.
2. Jacky Cheung
Jacky Cheung is commonly known as the “God of Songs” in the Chinese world. He has achieved this feat due to his exceptional vocal abilities and power-packed stage presence. His music is evergreen and universal, evident in songs like Love You More Everyday, Goodbye Kiss, etc.
3. Andy Lau
Andy Lau is a famous actor who is also quite famous as a singer. He has been called one of “The Four Heavenly Kings Of Cantopop.” He also has a Guinness Book of World Records for being the most-awarded cantopop artist. He has many hits like It's Not A Crime For A Man To Cry, Love You Forever, etc.
4. Eason Chan
Eason is a contemporary artist with a soulful voice. Due to his unique voice, he has gained fans all around the world. Some of his famous songs are King of Karaoke and Exaggeration, which solidified his status as one of the best of all time.
5. Cui Jian
Cui Jian is known as the “Father Of Chinese Rock” because of his many contributions to Chinese music. His parents were musically skilled, which helped him gain an interest in this field. He has created a distinct rock genre in China, taking inspiration from the 80s rock.
6. Wong Ka Kui
Wong was the founding member and vocalist of the band “Beyond.” His influence was huge for a whole generation of the time. He died after several days in hospital due to an injury he faced during filming a game show in Japan. His famous songs were The Glorious Days, The Land, Truly Love You, and many more.
7. Liu Huan
He is famous for his exceptional vocal skills with expressive stage presence. He sang a duet of You And Me in the Beijing Olympics 2008. His ballads include songs like Passing Years, which touch his fans’ souls.
8. Leehom Wang
He is a famous pop Chinese singer. He created his genre by mixing traditional Chinese music with hip-hop and Western R&B. Since 1995, he has about 25 albums and several singles. His uniqueness earned him millions of fans and made him one of the biggest stars in the history of Chinese pop.
9. Sun Nan
Sun Nan is no doubt one of the most famous singers in mainland China. He has a voice that has an effect that purifies and penetrates the souls of his fans. He has 14 albums under his belt. Be There Or Be Square and The Wind Goes To North are some of his famous songs.
10. Hua Chenya
Hua belongs to a privileged background in China. His father took care of him post-divorce. Under his father’s guidance, he learned to play different types of instruments. He won a reality show in 2013 named The Super Boy. His skills in successfully fusing Mandopop and Chinese rock genres earned him a humungous fan base.