Gao Xiaosong

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Gao Xiaosong (高晓松)
Born (1969-11-14) November 14, 1969 (age 45)
Origin Beijing, People's Republic of China
Genres pop
Occupation(s) film director, film writer, film producer, composer, songwriter, music producer
Instruments guitar
Years active 1993—present
Associated acts Liu Huan, Na Ying, Steven Ma
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Gao.

Gao Xiaosong (born 1969) is a Chinese-language composer, songwriter, music producer, director, and "Campus Folk" representative.[1][2]


1969 Born into a family of senior intellectuals[3]

  • 1993 Issued debut album Collegiate Ballads 1, which won almost all the prizes of pop music that year. In the years that followed, worked as a composer of both music and lyrics, sometimes the producer.[3]
  • 1994-1996 Issued a collection of his musical works Youth with No Regret. Later that year, successfully held a concert of his own music at Wutaishan Stadium in Nanjing[3]
  • 1997-1998 Completed novel Face on the Wall, scenario Where Have All the Flowers Gone and some other literature[3]
  • 1999 Director and music composer of expressionist film Where Have All the Flowers Gone[3]
  • Mar 2006 Han Han and Bai Ye involved in the debate on blog. Gao also entered the debate but at the end Gao shut down his blog[4]


In 1994, Gao Xiaosong recorded "Collegiate Ballads 1" into the Chinese music industry. Gao Xiaosong's work included "On the Same Page as You." Published in 1996, "Youth of No Regrets" was his major accomplishment[clarification needed] of bringing China's original music which media praised[clarification needed].[5]

His last album is called "Love Letters".

Music Producer[edit]

Gao Xiaosong has worked with Liu Huan, Na Ying, Xie Xiaodong, Steven Ma, and many other singers.

Personal life[edit]

Gao was detained on 9 May 2011 by Beijing police on drunk driving charges and was sentenced 6 months in jail . His judge seat in China's Got Talent (series 2) was then replaced by Taiwanese music composer Antonio Chen.[6][7]

Film Work[edit]

  • Where Have All the Flowers Gone (那时花开), director, co-producer, writer[8]
  • Rainbow (我心飞翔), director, co-producer, writer[9]
  • My Kingdom (大武生), director[10]


  1. ^ "高晓松酒驾肇事引发4车连撞 现场出示美国护照". Xinhua. 2011-05-10. Retrieved 2013-07-23. 
  2. ^ 传高晓松持美国绿卡被释放 警方:醉驾仍被拘留 (in Chinese). Tencent. Retrieved 2011-05-12. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i " welcomes Gao Xiaosong as Director of Entertainment". Sohu. May 15, 2000. Retrieved 2010. 
  4. ^ Han Han#The Han-Bai controversy
  5. ^ 著名乐评人李皖评论道:“怀旧,早年就像暮年那样的怀旧, 或者说跟怀旧一模一样的东西, 幻想、漫游, 疏离,感伤等等东西, 从一部部作品中散发出来,竟是那么浓郁, 清晰, 经久不散. 我们可以从高晓松的作品里寻访这经历的秘密部分, 它半露在歌词里,透露在文案中,隐藏在真情滚落的每一个音符之间. 一方面他是小布尔乔亚的,一方面他又是豪情灼人的,这后一部分最深刻,我将之称为‘想像中的辉煌’,一种六十年代人特有的辉煌."——许晖主编 [“六十年代”气质] 中央编译出版社 ISBN 7-80109-413-1 第75页.
  6. ^ 达人秀录影高晓松被换 周立波:上帝该原谅他
  7. ^ 高晓松被判拘役6个月 自称"酒令智昏以我为戒"
  8. ^ IMDB tt0385893
  9. ^ IMDB tt0463390
  10. ^ "My Kingdom is out in Chinese theaters September 9". Asia Pacific Arts. 2011-09-09.