The Chinese are delighted: 5 of our performers who are fans of China
4. Polina Gagarina
Although Polina Gagarina did not manage to win the Chinese competition of professional singers Singer, the singer reached the final and won the hearts of the Chinese by performing “Katyusha”, “Cuckoo” by Tsoi and the song “A Million Voices”, with which she took second place at Eurovision “. Polina sang not only in English, but also in Chinese: for this, she studied it with a tutor for several months. To participate in the competition, Gagarina had to fly to China every week, and after she ran out of free pages in her passport, the star simply received a residence permit in China.
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5. Elena Knyazeva
Elena Knyazeva, aka Belka, went to conquer China right after the release of her debut album in Russia. In huge stadiums, she performed Russian songs in Chinese, the song “Perfect day” and the hit of the Chinese singer Amy Mao in the Russian version. According to Knyazeva, it was much easier to win the recognition of the Chinese public than to succeed at home, and soon she was offered to sign a long-term contract and stay in the country. But, despite the love for the Middle Kingdom, the singer and actress chose to live and work in Russia.