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Have you heard his new album? I’m not too fond of most of his songs but they usually take a while to grow on me. I am not at all impressed by the second track, Heartbeat, which the album is titled after. Since this is the promotional song for this album, it lacks originality and prowess. At first hearing, it sounds like just another love song. Something to be found in an episode of Taiwanese drama.

However, his voice sounds amazing as usual and he looks even more attractive than before in what has been released of his music video. I just wish he would let others, professionals, edit his lyrics and critic his original compositions. Chinese isn’t his strongest suit and his lyrics are so… unexceptional, uninspiring.

My favorite song as of right now is Track 9: 可敬的对手, loosely translated (by me) to Respectful Competition. The beat and music are very much the style of Wang Lee Hom. I just tried to find it on Youtube but they don’t have it! Yet. But here it is on Todou!

The album titled Capricorn [魔杰座] is coming out October 9th. However, the album has already leaked onto the internet. Here is a Youtube playlist:

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Leo Ku 古巨基

Legend of Condor Heroes 2008 (射雕英雄传)

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I discovered this song a couple weeks ago in the attachment of a friend’s email. It’s Nian Nian You Jin Ri (年年有今日) sung by Leo Ku featuring Beatbox X 金牌一條順. I listen to the song at least five times back to back. The tune is addictive and very soothing. I love the a capella background and Leo’s flowy voice.

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Undeniably hot poster promoting F4’s upcoming tour in Japan. All 30,000 tickets were sold out in half an hour!

Public sales for F4 Japan concert began on 21st and was sold out within 1/2 an hour. Bringing in estimated earning of NTD1 million. At online auction sites, tickets have bid up to 4 times the orginal price. F4 has dominated the title of Taiwan Heavenly Idol Group for years, to date no other groups can match them in terms of overseas market. Many fans were unable to get tickets from official fanclub preorder. Therefore, when open for public sales on 21st, 30000 tickets were sold out within 1/2 hr.
News: June 25, 2008; Source Link


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Leo Ku 古巨基: 情歌王, 年年有今日 (Feat. Beatbox X 金牌一條順)
LOCH 2008 (射雕英雄传) Soundtrack: 英雄寞, 乌云然, 我只能爱你
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