Angela Chang

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Angela Chang
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Angela Chang in Taipei
Chinese name (traditional)
Chinese name (simplified)
Pinyin Zhāng Shàohán (Mandarin)
Born (1982-01-19) 19 January 1982 (age 32)
Taoyuan, Taiwan
Occupation Singer, actress
Genre(s) Mandopop
Instrument(s) Singing
Label(s) Wonderful Music (2012–present)
Linfair Records (2000–2012)
Years active 2000–present

Angela Chang (traditional Chinese: ; simplified Chinese: ; pinyin: Zhāng Shàohán; born January 19, 1982) is a Taiwanese singer and actress. She has been nominated twice for Best Leading Actress in a Television Series at the Golden Bell Awards in Taiwan.

Biography[edit]

Angela Chang was born in Taiwan. Chang is the eldest child in her family and has a sister and a brother. Her family moved to Canada when she was 12. Her first language is Mandarin Chinese and also fluent in English.

She attended many singing contests when she lived in Canada. At the "Rothenacker Village Festival" singing contest "BBC Star," Chang won first place when she sang Chang Yu-sheng's popular song "The Days Without Smoking (没有煙抽的日子)". She was offered the chance to go to Taiwan for the final, which she did not attend due to school commitments.

Chang started her career after she graduated from Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School in 2000. She became popular after starring in the TV series My MVP Valentine.

In 2007, she starred in Romantic Princess with Wu Chun, Calvin Chen and George Hu.

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Albums
Year Title Release Date Label
2004 Over The Rainbow January 2004 Linfair Records
2004 Aurora (歐若拉) December 2004 Linfair Records
2006 Pandora (潘朵拉) January 2006 Linfair Records
2007 Flower in the Wonderland (夢裡花) January 2007 Linfair Records
2007 Ang 5.0 December 2007 Linfair Records
2009 The 5th Season (第五季) September 2009 Linfair Records
2012 Visible Wings(有形的翅膀) October 2012 Wonderful Music
2014 Angela Zhang March 2014 Wonderful Music

Collaboration[edit]

Collaboration
Year Chinese Title English Title Notes
2004 快樂崇拜 Adoration to Happiness duet with Wilber Pan
2007 藍眼睛 Blue Eyes duet with Sodagreen
- 仨人 3 People with Claire Guo and Christine Fan
- 微笑的起點 The Star with a Smile with Claire Guo and Christine Fan
2009 非常完美 Very Perfect with Harlem Yu - soundract pf Sophie's Revenge
- - Forever X'mas A commonweal song with Elva Hsiao, Dee Hsu, Vanness Wu and Lollipop F

Filmography[edit]

Television Series[edit]

Television
Year Chinese Title English Title Role Network
2008 烽火孤兒 Bacon Fire Orphan Teacher CTV
2007 公主小妹 Romantic Princess Huang Fu Shan / Xiao Mai CTV
2006 愛殺17 Bump Off Lover 17 Xu Yi Zhen (徐宜真) / Xu Yi Jing (徐宜靜) / 阿CAT CTV
2005 海豚愛上貓 When Dolphin Love Cat Yingzi (英子) CTS
2004 天國的嫁衣 La robe de Mariee des cieux Herself CTS
2003 海豚灣戀人 At Dolphin Bay Yi Tian Bian (易天邊) SETTV
2002 MVP 情人 My MVP Valentine Tian Yu Xi (田羽希) SETTV

Films[edit]

Films
Year Title Role Film Production
2012 Shadows of Love Siu Ham TBA
2011 10+10
2005 Love Message (film) Xue Wei -

[1] [2]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Awards and nominations
Year Award Category Nomination Result
2004 Metro Radio Hits Awards Best New Artist (Overseas) Angela Zhang Won
2005 12th Japanese Music Awards Most Popular Song (HK-Taiwan) Angela Zhang Won
Singapore Hit Awards 2005 Best Female Vocalist Angela Zhang Nominated
16th Golden Melody Awards Best Mandarin Female Singer Angela Chang for Aurora Nominated [3]
2006 41st Golden Bell Awards Best Leading Actress in a Television Series Angela Zhang for Bump Off Lover 17 Nominated [4]
2007 18th Golden Melody Awards Best Mandarin Female Singer Angela Zhang Nominated
Singapore Hit Awards 2007 Best Female Artist (最佳演藝女歌手獎 ) Angela Zhang Won
Stage Presence Award (舞台魅力大獎) Angela Zhang Won
Artist of the Year (年度全方位藝人獎) Angela Zhang Won
East-South Hits Awards
東南勁爆音樂榜
Most Popular Female Singer (HK-Taiwan) Angela Zhang Won
Best Song (最佳金曲獎) Won
TVB8 Gold Chart Awards
金曲榜頒獎
Most Popular Female Singer Angela Zhang Won [5]
Gold Song Awards "不痛" (Don't Hurt) Won
HITO Radio Music Awards Top 10 Songs of the Year "隱形的翅膀" (Invisible Wings) Won [6]
2008 43rd Golden Bell Awards Best Leading Actress in a Television Series Angela Zhang for Romantic Princess Nominated [7]
2009 HITO Radio Music Awards Top 10 Songs of the Year "不想懂得" (Don't Want to Understand) from Ang 5.0 Won [8]
2013 HITO Radio Music Awards Stage Interpretation Angela Chang Won
2013 HITO Radio Music Awards Good Sound Angela Chang Won

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angela Chang at imdb.com
  2. ^ Angela Chang at Japanesemov.com
  3. ^ (Chinese) GIO, Taiwan 16th Golden Melody Awards nomination list 15 April 2005. Retrieved 2011-05-28
  4. ^ (Chinese) Azio TV 41st Golden Bell Awards nomination list Retrieved 2011-06-24
  5. ^ (Chinese) Sina.com Hong Kong TVB8 Awards 2007 winners list 16 December 2007. Retrieved 2011-06-29
  6. ^ (Chinese) HITO Radio 2007 HITO Radio Music Awards winners list 4 February 2007. Retrieved 2011-04-20
  7. ^ (Chinese) Taiwan Television TTV 43rd Golden Bell Awards winners and nominees list Retrieved 2011-06-24
  8. ^ (Chinese) HITO Radio 2009 HITO Radio Music Awards winners list 15 June 2009. Retrieved 2011-04-25

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