Pop singers from Malaysia and Singapore visit Taipei for tourism campaign

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Malaysian pop singer Wee Meng Chee (黃明志) and Singaporean singer-songwriter Boon Hui Lu (文慧如) traveled to Taipei this week for a film shooting project to promote tourism fo...

Malaysian rapper Namewee pens ode to Taiwan democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Just three days before the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre, Malaysian rapper Namewee (黃明志) on Saturday (June 1) released his latest track boldly praising Taiw...

Malaysian artist Namewee releases promo video for Taipei tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Department of Information and Tourism in Taipei in cooperation with a Malaysian hip-hop rapper, filmmaker, actor, composer, and actor Namewee (黃明志) launched promotional film...

Malaysian rapper Namewee released after arrest for insulting Islam with Lunar New Year video

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Malaysian rapper Namewee (黃明志) was released yesterday (Feb. 27) after being arrested on Feb. 22 for insulting Islam in the Muslim-majority country with a Lunar New Year video ...

Malaysian rapper held for allegedly insulting Islam in video

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police say an ethnic Chinese rapper has been detained over complaints that his latest music video featuring dancers wearing dog masks and performing obscene mov...

Upcoming Events in Taipei for February 14

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Whether in celebration of St. Valentine, your loved one, or just something to do the night before the Lunar Holidays begin, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Feb. 14 i...

2017 Top popular Mandarin songs that cannot be missed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As 2017 is about to wrap up, how many Mandarin songs have been on your playlist so far? Let's take a look at Mandopop with the most popular songs in Taiwan as compiled...

What to watch for at the 28th Golden Melody Awards

Musicians across the Chinese-language world will gather in Taipei on Saturday to vie for the top honors at the annual Golden Melody Awards, the biggest music awards show in Taiwan. Many viewers are...

Taiwanese band’s MV allegedly insults Islam

A Malaysian rapper Namewee’s music video entitled “Oh My God” is allegedly insulting Islam and the video was done with a Taiwanese band called Nine One One, who is criticized by their ignorance over t...