SINGAPORE – Hong Kong Heavenly King Jacky Cheung will sing for not less than one other decade or extra.
The singer-actor, who turned 60 in July, made this declaration throughout an internet press convention from The Peninsula resort in Hong Kong on Tuesday (Dec 21). He was selling his live performance albums recorded from his international tour, titled A Traditional Tour, from 2016 to 2019.
He carried out 233 reveals – kicking off in Beijing, then travelling to cities comparable to Paris and Las Vegas, earlier than rounding up in Hong Kong. Greater than 4.5 million followers attended the reveals.
He additionally made two stops in Singapore, the place he did three reveals in February 2017 and one other three in February 2018 – all on the Singapore Indoor Stadium.
The live performance albums, which can be launched on Thursday (Dec 23), are available 4 editions – a hardcover Blu-ray version and a CD model recorded on the Hong Kong Coliseum, that includes extra Cantonese songs; and two related editions recorded on the Taipei Enviornment, which have extra Mandarin numbers. The Blu-ray editions price $77 every, whereas the CD variations price $74 every.
Many songs carried out on the Singapore reveals, comparable to The Goodbye Kiss and Love Is Everlasting, are featured on the albums.
Cheung, referred to as the God of Songs, heard and watched all of the performances within the new albums earlier than they had been launched.
He stated: “I truly know the entire manufacturing. Each element of the method, from efficiency to post-production… It’s my laborious work from starting to finish and might replicate my singing profession.”
Referring to the 233 reveals, he added that he has no want to prime this determine in future excursions.
There are plans to go on tour once more, relying on the Covid-19 state of affairs.
Because the pandemic broke out, Cheung – who has two daughters along with his spouse, former Hong Kong actress Might Lo – has been spending extra time along with his household, taking care of his pets and changing into a “housekeeping knowledgeable”.
He may even restore dishwashers, he stated, in addition to fry rice and cook dinner noodles. “Residing a daily life is mainly my energy,” he added.
Whereas work life has slowed down throughout the pandemic, he did take part within the One World: Collectively At Residence on-line international live performance in April 2020, which additionally featured stars comparable to American singer-songwriter Charlie Puth and Irish singer Niall Horan.
In July this yr, Cheung launched the Cantonese music, The Which means Of Perseverance.