|Chinese name||張雨生 (traditional)|
|Chinese name||张雨生 (simplified)|
|Pinyin||Zhāng Yǔshēng (Mandarin)|
7 June 1966
Magong, Penghu, Taiwan
|Died||12 November 1997 (aged 31)|
Tamsui District, Taipei, Taiwan
|Alma mater||National Chengchi University|
|Occupation||Singer, songwriter, composer, record producer|
|Influenced||A-mei, Roger Yang, Jasmine|
Tom Chang or Chang Yu-sheng (Chinese: 張雨生; 7 June 1966 – 12 November 1997) was a Taiwanese singer, songwriter and music producer. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest singers in Mandarin music history.
He graduated from National Chengchi University.
In spare time, he was keen on music, basketball, swimming and reading.
Nicknamed as "Music Magician" in the Taiwanese music industry, one of his major accomplishment as a producer was to help the pop singer A-mei to achieve mainstream success. He was known for his high vocals, capable of reaching notes up to D#6.
While driving fatigued at 2:40 on 20 October 1997, he was injured in a fatal car accident and fell into a coma. He never regained consciousness and died on 12 November at the age of 31 after weeks of hospitalization.
|1 November 1988||天天想你|
|17 July 1989||想念我|
|24 February 1992||带我去月球|
|30 November 1992||大海|
|24 August 1993||一天到晚游泳的魚|
|5 September 1994||卡拉ＯＫ‧台北‧我|
|27 March 1995||還是朋友|
|12 July 1996||兩伊戰爭﹣紅色熱情 (EP)|
|14 July 1996||兩伊戰爭-白色才情 (EP)|
|14 October 1997||口是心非|
Awards and nominations
|1990||1st Golden Melody Awards||Best New Artist||N/A||Nominated|
|2nd Golden Melody Awards||Best Male Vocalist – Mandarin||Miss Me||Nominated|
|1992||4th Golden Melody Awards||Best Music Video||Take Me to the Moon"||Nominated|
|1993||5th Golden Melody Awards||Best Male Vocalist – Mandarin||N/A||Nominated|
|1996||7th Golden Melody Awards||Song of the Year||"Still Friends"||Nominated|
|1998||9th Golden Melody Awards||Album of the Year||Duplicity||Nominated|
|2017||28th Golden Melody Awards||Special Contribution Award||N/A||Honored|