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|Chinese name||潘嘉麗 (traditional)|
|Chinese name||潘嘉丽 (simplified)|
|Pinyin||Pān Jīalì (Mandarin)|
July 11, 1983 |
|Label(s)||Universal Music (2005-2010)
Rock Records (2010-Present)
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Kelly Poon Kar Lai (simplified Chinese: 潘嘉丽; traditional Chinese: 潘嘉麗; pinyin: Pān Jīalì) (born July 11) is a Singaporean singer who emerged from one of the Chinese singing competition held in Singapore, Project SuperStar.
She auditioned for Project SuperStar in April 2005.
During the course of competition, she was eliminated in the fourth quarter-final, but was back on stage following sufficient public votes in the revival round. During the entire competition, she impressed both the critics and the judges with her on-stage personality and versatility. Her consistent and impressive performance week after week won over many fans in spite of criticism from judges that she need to improve on her musicianship. A fan club was quickly setup and as of September as of 2005[update] with Valerie as President and Joe Sim(SP) as Vice President, there are over 4200 members in her official fan club, the Kellyfornian Fan Club [KFC] aka 嘉人.
Poon came in 2nd in the Grand Finals of Project Superstar and secured a recording deal with Universal Music.
She released her first album Love Me, Kelly on February 14, 2006. She signed a management contract with Yao Chien and was subsequently based in Taiwan with 在世界中心 being her 2nd album released in Singapore and her debut album in Taiwan.
Her third album is Smiling Kelly, released on 22 October 2008 in Taiwan. She ended her contract with Yao Chien in 2010 and signed with Rock Records in the same year. Her 4th album, Super Kelly, 超給麗 -consist of her compositions- was released on July 29, 2011 in Taiwan and August 3, 2011 in Singapore.
In 2013, Kelly is onto hosting! 女人我最大 新加坡 It's her first HOSTING show and it's a great one to start with. She works with Pauline Lan (藍心湄) at 女人我最大 in Singapore Version. Though only an assistant host, leader of the girls team, for a first it's a great start. Her new music project is also on coming. Expecting in June 2013.
Since her debut in 2005, Kelly has released 1 single and 4 albums:
|Single #||Single Information|
with Yellow Lee
Odds in Love Movie theme song
|Album #||Album Information|
|1st||Love Me, Kelly|
|1st Part 2: Celebration Album||Love Me, Kelly|
|2nd||Hello Kelly, 在世界中心
(Zai Shi Jie Zhong Xin/Center of the World)
|4th||Super Kelly 超給麗|
- Self, Love me, Kelly - Debut, 《愛，無力》(2006)
- Self, Love me, Kelly - Debut, 《計時炸彈》(2006)
- Self, [[Hello Kelly - Debut Taiwan|在世界中心]], 《Shakalaka Baby》(2007)
- Self, [[Hello Kelly - Debut Taiwan|在世界中心]], 《在世界中心》(2007)
- Self, [[Hello Kelly - Debut Taiwan|在世界中心]], 《一秒鐘的永遠》(2007)
- Self, [[Hello Kelly - Debut Taiwan|在世界中心]], 《溺愛》(2007)
- Self, [[Hello Kelly - Debut Taiwan|在世界中心]], 《印象派的愛情》(2007)
- Self, Smiling Kelly, 《限時的遺忘》(2008)
- Self, Smiling Kelly, 《愛我100分鐘》(2008)
- Self, Smiling Kelly, 《維多利亞的愛》(2008)
- Self, Smiling Kelly, 《春去春又回》(2008)
- Self, 超給麗, 《Happy Searching 快樂收尋》(2011)
- Self, 超給麗, 《No More Tears 說不哭》(2011)
- Self, 超給麗, 《My Love 陪我到最後》(2011)
Awards and achievements
- Project Superstar Season 1 Female Champion - Singapore
- 最有潜力新人奖 雪碧榜 - Shanghai
- 最有潜力新人奖 新城國語力 - Hong Kong