Asian Music Monday | Summer! Summer!


Photographer: Benson Kua

Jessica Lee

Finally, we are officially in summer now and this week on Asian Music Monday, your hosts Lu and Star bring you the latest and greatest tunes from Asia. We hope by sharing music from China, Korea, Japan, Thailand, Lebanon, Turkey, Israel and beyond, we can make your summer school more interesting.

Besides, we will share our collections of music in celebration of the legalization of the same-sex marriage in the United States! Let’s enjoy the music!

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Fish Leong 梁静茹 – “A Peaceful Summer / 宁夏” (Taiwan, 2004)
Joanna Wang 王若琳 – “Lemon Tree” (Taiwan, 2011)
Jay Chou 周杰伦 – “Orange Jasmine / 七里香” (Taiwan, 2004)
Otsuka Ai 大塚愛 – “Summer Sky / 夏空” (Japan, 2003)
Park Hye-kyung 박혜경 – “Yesterday” (Korea, 2006)
SISTAR – “Shake It” (Korea, 2015)
Jing Chang 张芸京 – “You Are the Only One / 你是唯一” (Taiwan, 2010)
f(x) – “Hot Summer” (Korea, 2011) Soda Green 苏打绿 – “Hot! / 狂热” (Taiwan, 2009)
TEEN TOP – “ah-ah / 아침부터 아침까지” (Korea, 2015)
Eason Chen 陈奕迅 – “Mario Party / 玛利奥派对” (Hong Kong, 2009)
Hyuna 현아 – “Ice Cream” (Korea, 2012)
Tarkan – “Şımarık / Naughty” (Turkey, 1997)
Jay Chou 周杰伦 – “Cowboy On The Run / 牛仔很忙” (Taiwan, 2007)
TF boys - “L.O.V.E / 爱出发” (mainland China, 2013)
نانسي عجرم Nancy Arjam – “شجع حلمك Shejea Helmak (feat. شاب خالد Cheb Khaled)” (Lebanon & Algeria, 2014)
Kana Nishino 西野かな – “If I’m fated to meet you / もしも運命の人がいるのなら” (Japan, 2015)
Park Myung Soo and SNSD Jessica – “냉면 / Cold Noodles” (Korea) GReeeeN – “Sound of The Summer / 夏の音” (Japan, 2015)
TF boys - “Heart” (mainland China, 2013)
Ikimono Gakari いきものがかり – “Blue Bird / ブルーバード” (Japan) Baoyi Han 韩宝仪 – “My Pink Memeories / 粉红色的回忆” (Taiwan, 1986)

We picked up a few songs for people from the LGBTQ community. Hope you like them
Jolin Tsai 蔡依林 – “We’re All Different, Yet The Same / 不一样又怎样” (Taiwan, 2014)
Sompob Pokepoon บอย สมภพ – “Shake / สั่น” (Thailand, 2014)
Calories Blah Blah – “I Want To Know…But I Don’t Want to Ask / อยากรู้…แต่ไม่อยากถาม” (Thailand, 2007)
Z-Chen 张智成 – “One-sided Love / 暗恋” (Taiwan, 2009)
Omer Adam  feat. Arisa עומר אדם עם אריסה – “Tel Aviv / תל אביב” (Israel, 2013)
Otsuka Ai 大塚愛 – “Planetarium / プラネタリウム” (Japan, 2005)
AAA – “Memory of Fragrant Summer Wind / 風に薫る夏の記憶” (Japan, 2014)