SINGAPORE, 30 April 2019 - Local singer-songwriter Tanya Chua will be attending this year’s Global Chinese Golden Chart (GCGC) Awards Showcase with her new album《我要给世界最悠长的湿吻》. Entering its tenth year, the GCGC Awards Showcase will be held at both the Beijing Workers’ Stadium and Singapore’s Capitol Theatre.
The GCGC alliance comprises 11 Chinese radio stations around the world, including Singapore, Taipei, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, America, Canada, and Mainland China. With the acquisition of new web radio station Qingting.FM (Mainland China) last year, the GCGC has truly become a global entity.
Superstars Tanya Chua, Karen Mok, and Wang Lee Hom will be headlining the Beijing Awards Music Showcase on 6 May, alongside rising stars Yu Wen Wen, Lu Hu, and Feng Timo. Artistes like Cyndi Wang, Bii, Bai-an, Xiao Bing Chih (Ting Ting), Boon Hui Lu, Don Chu, Lim Wen Suen, Neko Highway, and Tanya Chua will be attending the Singapore edition on 28 May. Local music producers Eric Ng, Kenn C, Li Si Song, Xiao Han and Billy Koh will also be present at the Awards.
Ones to watch
Veterans Tanya Chua, Karen Mok and Wang Lee Hom have all been lauded by critics for their respective new albums. Yu Wen Wen, Lu Hu and Web star Feng Timo are also strong contenders. Boon Hui Lu represents a new generation of Singaporean singers, with her album《亲爱的你＿＿怎样的我》along with independent local band Neko Highway, who will also showcase their music on this amazing platform.
SPH Radio’s UFM100.3 is the host and organiser of this year’s GCGC, The radio station will be having a contest for fans to win tickets and get an opportunity to be up close with their idols.
Win Tickets to the Global Chinese Golden Chart Awards Showcase on UFM100.3! Stay tuned on the following days for the designated giveaway:
13 May (Monday) Tanya Chua
14 May (Tuesday) Bii
15 May (Wednesday) Bai An
16 May (Thursday) Xiao Bing Chih (Ting Ting)
17 May (Friday) Boon Hui Lu
20 May (Monday) Cyndi Wang
21 May (Tuesday) Don Chu
22 May (Wednesday) Lim Wen Suen
23 May (Thursday) Neko Highway
Fans can tune in to UFM100.3’s programmes, and win GCGC entry tickets by answering questions. Tickets will also be given out on 18 May, 3 PM, at lyf@SMU duringUFM100.3 and Hear65’s event “Live from the Lion City!”. Fans can find out more details on UFM100.3
[Global Chinese Golden Chart Awards Showcase]
28 May, Tuesday, 8 PM
Capitol Theatre, Singapore
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About SPH Radio Pte Ltd
SPH Radio Pte Ltd manages and operates five radio stations, MONEY FM 89.3, ONE FM 91.3, Kiss92, 96.3好FM (96.3 Hao FM) and UFM100.3.
MONEY FM 89.3 is Singapore’s first and only radio station dedicated to business and personal finance. The station aims to educate the general listener who takes an interest in everyday personal finance matters like retirement planning, sensible investing and responsible saving. Listeners will also get insights and opinions from newsmakers, industry leaders, market movers and shakers, as well as other financial experts. MONEY FM 89.3 starts the day with The Breakfast Huddle with Yasmin Jonkers, Elliott Danker and Ryan Huang. Howie Lim and Claressa Monteiro takes you through the workday from 10am to 2pm and 2pm to 4pm respectively. Michelle Martin and Bernard Lim brings you home with The Curve from 4pm to 8pm.
ONE FM 91.3 is an English music station playing REAL MUSIC targeting males and females above 40. The station plays adult pop from the 80s to present. The station features lifestyle news and the latest on sports. The ONE FM 91.3 line-up includes Glenn Ong and The Flying Dutchman from 6am to 10am. Thereafter, Cheryl Miles takes over from 10am to 4pm. Taking you home from work is The Weekday Getaway with Divian Nair from 4pm to 8pm. Wrapping up your weekdays is Charmaine Phua from 8pm to 12mn.
Singapore’s fastest growing station, Kiss92, targets women and families. Kiss92 provides in-depth women and family content, coupled with adult contemporary music. Women aged 30 and above, and families will find the channel informative and entertaining. The weekday line-up kicks off with Maddy, Jason and Arnold in the Morning, from 6am to 10am. Carol Smith takes over the lunchtime show from 10am to 1pm, followed by Charmaine Yee from 1pm to 4pm. From 4pm to 8pm, Shan Wee helms the evening drive time show, while Joshua Simon wraps up the day with Josh’s Goodnight Kiss from 8pm to 12 midnight.
96.3好FM is a Mandarin infotainment music station catered to fans aged 45 and above. The station takes listeners through a musical journey of their formative years with classics from the 80s and 90s. 96.3好FM also works very closely with the SPH Chinese Newsrooms to deliver up to date news and discussion, keeping listeners informed on the go. Jingyun, Deming and Jieqi helm the morning drive time from 6am to 10am. Anna takes over from 10am to 1pm. The evening drive time show starts from 4pm till 8pm and is hosted by Liyi and Guoxian.
UFM100.3 is a highly-charged Mandarin music station targeting at working professionals aged between 35-49 years that is specially catered to their lifestyle. Its creative, lively and engaging delivery style is able to consistently hook listeners on for far longer period of listening. The station’s drive-time programmes are anchored by veteran DJs Wenhong, Limei and Xiaozhu in the morning from 6am to 10am, followed by Kemin from 10am to 1pm. Yuling takes over from 1pm to 4pm and makes way for Xinying and Wei Long from 4pm to 8pm. Cheng Yao rounds up the day with his show from 8pm to 12am.