(Nguoinoitieng.vn) – With Vietnamese showbiz, Kyo York is a special singer. Especially not because he is a real westerner who went to Vietnam to establish a career with the stage name Kyo York.
Singer Kyo York was born on June 29, 1985 in New York, New York State – United States. Kyo York was born and raised in a family with parents and 3 sisters in New York, USA.
His father was a mechanic in the family. Her mother is a housewife at home. He lives and works mainly in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Kyo York came to Vietnam at the end of 2009 for an English teaching project in Hau Giang. Before that, he was a computer engineer, had 3 years of experience in repairing computer equipment in the United States.
Falling in love with a Western girl gives Kyo more motivation to learn Vietnamese, love to listen and also hum the melodies of Vietnamese songs even if he does not know and will not fully understand the meaning.
As a modern young man, Kyo said he studied Vietnamese and learned to sing Vietnamese songs because he liked change and wanted to try new things. At first, listening to people speak Vietnamese, he also found it very difficult to learn.
His love for Vietnamese music was born when he accidentally heard a song by Ngo Thuy Mien. He was also interested and asked for the lyrics to try to learn on his own.
Later, when he had the opportunity to perform a duet with singer Tuan Ngoc at Dong Dao Restaurant (HCMC), Kyo could not hide his joy as it was his first time performing his song. favorite Vietnamese girl with her musical idol.
|Since discovering the ability to sing in Vietnamese, Kyo York has spent a lot of time learning songs by Trinh Cong Son, Ngo Thuy Mien, Phu Quang, Tuan Khanh, Tran Tien, Trong Dai, Nguyen Cuong, Pham Duy … He also didn’t know singing, he also bought the albums to listen to them, wrote the lyrics himself and sang at the same time.|
And every two weeks of hard work being his own teacher, he successfully sings a Vietnamese song with very standard and emotional lyrics.
2013: Kyo York really gets noticed and known to the public after appearing on the show “Familiar Faces”.
2014: Kyo York – Uyen Nhi became the champion of “Family Faces 2014”. Kyo York and Uyen Nhi had to work hard to perform live in a performance turned into singer Hong Nhung.
Their performance captivated the judges and the audience as they both performed the song “Red River Improvisation” excellently.
Judge Hoai Linh did not hesitate to comment, it is a great performance both aurally and visually.
With the highest score, Kyo York and Uyen Nhi won convincingly against the remaining couples. Not only that, the two also “carried” another award for the most voted pair of contestants by the public.
Kyo York is also very successful in modern music projects such as: Music Diary – a series of songs and MV praising and promoting beautiful scenes as well as Vietnamese music, Covering young musical songs in 2 English languages. Vietnam has caused a fever among young audiences recently; Or the deep imprints in each individual musical product such as: When the father is old, the Vietnamese love song, The place is far away, I miss my mother, Hello Vietnam, For the past, …
2017: Kyo York successfully held a special music night program called Refuge – Trinh Music Night to raise funds for the first charity organized and initiated by foreigners.
In the meantime, there have been negative comments about charity work as well as the singing career that have Kyo York talking as it “touched” the artist’s self-esteem.
2018: Kyo York releases the MV “Winter Night”, partly to live her life away from her family, and partly to revisit memories of a new era when she entered the singing path 7 years ago.
|In the early days of Vietnamese music, Kyo York challenged herself to choose to sing deep lyrical songs instead of choosing young music songs to reach audiences like many singers at that time.|
The opening of the MV “Winter Night” is the daily life of the relatives of the Kyo York family in the USA: Parents and 2 grandchildren.
Kyo York is like many other Vietnamese singers or those who are active in Vietnamese showbiz, they have to work, strive, practice, sweat and cry to arrive today…
It can be said that he is a successful outsider and got to where he is today without using tricks and scandals to gain attention and love from real people and real things .