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May 25, 1975 |
|Genres||Cambodian Music (various genres of music)|
|Labels||Rasmey Hang Meas Production|
Preap Sovath performs the style of music known as "Khmer Karaoke", the name derives from the fact that most sales are of VCDs rather than CDs and all VCD film clips come with karaoke-style subtitled lyrics.
Preap Sovath generally eschews strictly traditional Khmer songs and musical styles, instead his music is modern style for Cambodia's youth. He performs on many televised anthology-style live concert programmes and holds residencies at Phnom Penh's nightclubs. He has also released a compilation album Do Re Mi with Kim Leakhena.
Best of the Best: Live Concert is a concert performed annually since 2004 at Phnom Penh Olympic Stadium by Cambodian singers including Raksmey Hang Meas and Preap Sovath. The concert is free to the public; the sales of the DVD or CD cover the costs.
MTV EXIT Concert Preap Sovath took part in MTV EXIT Concert in Phnom Penh on December 12, 2008. The concert is part of a campaign to raise awareness to end exploitation and human trafficking in Asia.
He and his coworkers performed "Best of the Best 2012" on 14 February 2012 at Koh Pich's Concert Hall.
- Judge for "Cambodian's Got Talent Season 1" 2014
- Judge of "Cambodian's Idol Season 1" 2015 with his co-worker at Hang Meas Production Aok Sokunkanha, Nop Bayyareth, and Chhorn Sovannareach
Preap Sovath was the top singer in Cambodia in 2000. His work is famous in Cambodian communities abroad.
- Ray, Nick; Bloom, Greg; Robinson, Daniel. Cambodia. Lonely Planet. p. 54. Retrieved 3 May 2011.
- Rasmey Hang Meas Production's Website 
- Preap Sovath's Profile (under construction)
- Preap Sovath's Profile - Angkorthom 
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