my 2011 in travels

I’m looking at my passport to remember the travels I have done this year. Not many compared to previous years it seems. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (March) My first trip in 2011 happened to be for the Jay Chou concert in Kuala Lumpur. To be honest, KL is not really one of my fave cities in…

A Little Fan Service Goes A Long Way

Sometimes it’s not enough for stars to simply sing or act, they also have to reach out and interact in order to make a connection with their fans By Yasminka Lee In Singapore’s Changi airport last month, about 50 teenage girls waiting for Canadian pop sensation Justin Bieber broke into tears when they found out…

Jay Chou’s Era

The Taiwanese superstar marks 10 years of his music through a $15-million-world tour that showcases 3D technology By Yasminka Lee in Kuala Lumpur More than 10 years ago, a 21-year-old young man with looks unlikely to qualify him into Taiwan’s idol-obsessed entertainment industry released an album. The album was made up of songs he wrote…