“Music never sleeps” – the saying holds true to Jason Chen, a Taiwanese-American pop singer who hasn’t stopped developing his passion for music.

With a musical background in violin, Chen began singing at the tender young age of 17. During his 2nd year of college, his dorm mates encouraged him to upload videos of himself singing on YouTube, where he gained a sizable following. Little did he know, the videos are the ones that would change his life.

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Chen is notable for his acoustic covers of popular hit singles like “Grenade”, “Tong Hua”, and “Set Fire to the Rain”. However, he is best known for “Best Friend”, a self-composed hit single from his first album “Gravity”. He then relesed a few more singles and 4 full albums, one of which is entirely in Mandarin.

Through the ever-growing YouTube community, he evolved from performing covers to producing and performing original music. He even built his own studio and created a merchandise line for his brand “Music Never Sleeps”. It’s not surprising that he has already garnered over 1 million subscribers and over 200 million video views on his official YouTube channel

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Chen is no stranger to Malaysians, as he has previously performed in KL and most recently in Kuching, Sarawak. On the last Sunday of this month, the YouTube sensation is set to mesmerise his Malaysian fans again with his dulcet vocals.

The event details are as follows:

Jason Chen Live in Kuala Lumpur

  • Date : 31st May 2015 (Sunday)
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Venue : KL Live | 1st floor, Life Centre, No. 20 Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 KL

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Tickets for the concert goes on sale right now with the Early Bird price of RM168.

Fans can log on to the Ticketpro’s website to purchase their tickets online.

For more information about Jason Chen, visit his official website or follow him on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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