- Global Voices - http://globalvoicesonline.org -
Chinese Pop Song: Rule Breaking Animal
Written by Oiwan Lam On 10 September 2013 @ 14:35 pm | No Comments
In China, East Asia, English, Music, Quick Reads
Rensi from ChinaSMACK translated and explained the lyrics of a recently released pop song, ‘Rule-Breaking Animals’, written by a 27-year-old independent singer-songwriter Xu Song. The song is about the conflict between chengguan (city management officers) and street vendors and it has generated more than 12 million listen in QQ music in less than a month.
Article printed from Global Voices: http://globalvoicesonline.org
URL to article: http://globalvoicesonline.org/2013/09/10/chinese-pop-song-rule-breaking-animal/
Licensed Creative Commons Attribution, 2008 Global Voices Online. See attribution policy for details: http://globalvoicesonline.org/about/global-voices-attribution-policy