(Nguoinoitieng.vn) – Truc Ho is considered the most powerful male musician in the overseas music market. His name is associated with the success of many famous singers. Considered a master of hits, Truc Ho is the “great god” who raised the bar for Vietnamese music in a distant land.
Musician Truc Ho’s real name is Truong Anh Hung. He was born in 1964 in beautiful Saigon. You will not be surprised if you know that he is the son of a real family when he has a father who is also a great musician Truc Giang.
|This is why from the age of 4, Truc Ho was able to play the drums. 6 years old can type on the keyboard. Having been exposed to the best music from an early age, the boy became the partner of many veteran fathers and uncles in the profession.|
Realizing his son’s talent, Truc Ho was spoiled by his father and actively trained with the desire to have a bright “heir” for his own musical career.
The first bricks when the musician entered the profession
Proving to be a brilliant person when it comes to music, Truc Ho shows little interest in formal classes at school.
He attended the prestigious Petrus Ky School (i.e. Le Hong Phong Specialized School today), but soon dropped out of school to follow the call of music.
Truc Ho’s first teachers were Professor Vu, Professor Dung and musician Nghiem Phu Phi. He is notably the most brilliant pupil of the musician Le Van Thien.
Truc Ho shared, “At that time, Mr. Vu was teaching theory, Mr. Dung was teaching harmonies, especially when instructed by musician Nghiem Phu Phi himself in classical piano. But the one who brought the inspiration to create rooted in my flesh and blood was Professor Le Van Thien.
|Confided that it was thanks to the beautiful harmonies full of poetry that inspired in him the musical soul. Then, without knowing when, Truc Ho was immersed in the musical notes.|
How many of life’s purest sounds just flowed through your veins. It awakens all the emotions in the soul of the wandering musician….
The journey from the miserable refugee camp
1981 is considered a difficult time for the male musician when he had to drift into migrant refugee camps in the prosperous United States. Not knowing the language, having no parents, Truc Ho had a miserable childhood.
However, later, when he called him back, he secretly thanked him because it was thanks to such days that he trained himself to become a single and experienced musician, and they are precious materials that helped him compose immortal songs.
To have money to pay for his studies, Truc Ho did all the jobs he could. He washes billiard tables, delivers newspapers or gives piano lessons. And one of her students later became a famous singer, that is, Lynda Trang Dai.
This time, Truc Ho also had the opportunity to perform in small cafes. His companions at that time were comedian Chi Tai and musician Thanh Lam.
From these meager coins, Truc Ho first built its name. He was noticed by many groups and centers thanks to his exceptional talent.
We can say that the career of the male musician has changed significantly. His life has also turned a new, much brighter page.
The most powerful ruler of central Asia
To refer to Truc Ho is to refer to the main musical center overseas, the center of Asia. After a period of wandering in many bands, many different centers, Truc Ho received an offer to become music director in Asia.
Musical creativity and smart business people have helped Truc Ho organize successful musical evenings.
From there too, he became a powerful name behind the success of many famous names such as Nhu Quynh, Manh Dinh, Lam Thuy Van, Lam Nhat Tien…
Before 1975, people remember a series of talented musicians such as Van Phung, Nghiem Phu Phi, Le Van Thien… But after 1975, the most prominent name was Truc Ho.
There are legends that, barely supported by Truc Ho, it’s hard not to be famous. You are the ‘golden hand’, ‘hit maker’ or ‘music witch which the fans or the public always praise.
Currently, he is the CEO of SBTN – the first 24-hour TV channel broadcasting overseas Vietnamese.
The secret life behind the light
As a brave man on stage, the musician has the ability to “call the rain to call the wind” in the overseas music market, but life behind the lights is a much quieter story.
He married Nguyen Khoa Dieu Quyen in 1990, they have two children together, Truong Ngoc La La and Truong Anh Ly Bach. He chooses a simple lifestyle, not cluttered, not pretentious. What is most peaceful is Truc Ho for his little family.
See also: Biography of musician Truc Ho
- Full name: Truong Anh Hung
- Birthday: 02.04.1964
- Origin: District 5, Saigon, Republic of Vietnam
- Current residence: Southern California, United States
- Profession: Musician – Music producer
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