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Golden Melody: Eason Chan takes home best Mandarin male vocalist

2018/06/24 00:03:50

Taipei, June 23 (CNA) Hong Kong singer Eason Chan (陳奕迅) edged out four other nominees to take home the Best Male Vocalist--Mandarin award for his album "C'mon In" at the 29th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei Saturday.

"Thank you. I never thought I would really be able to win (the award) today. Thank you very much to all the Golden Melody judges," Chan said.

He also thanked his fans in Taiwan for their support and encouragement.

Chan has won a number of Golden Melody Awards. In 2003, he won Best Mandarin Male Singer and Best Mandarin Album for the studio album "Special Thanks To...." In 2009, he won Best Mandarin Album for "Don't Want to Let Go."

Chan won his second Best Mandarin Male Singer award in 2015, for the album "Rice and Shine."

(By Ko Lin)