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Wang Leehom

Wang Leehom at the 2011 Harbin Film Festival with the award for Best New Director
Background information
Chinese name 王力宏
Pinyin Wáng Lìhóng (Mandarin)
Jyutping Wong4 Lik6 Wang4 (Cantonese)
Birth name Alexander[1] Leehom Wang
Origin Taiwan
Born (1976-05-17) May 17, 1976 (age 40)
Rochester, New York, U.S.
Occupation

Singer-songwriter
musician
film director
actor
record producer
music arranger
composer

Genre(s)

Pop
R&B
rap
hip hop
rock
jazz
Broadway

Instrument(s)

Violin
piano
drums
guitar
bass/electric guitar
erhu
vibraphone
harmonica
chinese flutes
guzheng
zhongruan, etc.

Voice type(s) Tenor
Label(s)

Universal
Asia Muse
Sony
Decca
BMG

Years active 1995–present
Ancestry Yiwu, Zhejiang, China[2]
Influenced by Stevie Wonder, Prince, Alicia Keys, Outkast, Missy Elliott, R. Kelly, The Neptunes[3]
Website www.wangleehom.com

I studied classical opera, so I was always singing in Italian and German and French.
Wang Leehom
I've just had a wonderful time doing Chinese music, and it's been so rewarding for me. I feel like there's so much potential in mandarin music, and there's so much, you know, ground left to be broken.
Wang Leehom
The 'chinked out' style is a school of hip hop – that's the way I like to think of it – that incorporates Chinese elements and sounds.
Wang Leehom
I write and do all my arrangements on my Mac. And um, I use Logic Pro, which is a great software program.
Wang Leehom
The relationship between East and West needs to be and can be fixed via pop culture.
Wang Leehom
I've never really had the urge to make an English album.