Daren Tan

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Daren Tan
Chinese name 陈世维 -> 陈轩昱 (simplified)
Pinyin Chén Shìwéi -> Chén Xuān Yù (Mandarin)
Pe̍h-ōe-jī Tân Sè-ûi (Hokkien)
Birth name Daren Tan Sze Wei
Born (1983-02-22) February 22, 1983 (age 34)
Occupation Singer
Genre(s) Mandopop
Label(s) Warner Music (2007-present)
Years active 2007–present
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Tan.

Daren Tan Sze Wei (born 22 February 1983) is a Singaporean singer. He was the winner of Project Superstar Season 2. He has been listed among CLEO magazine's 50 Most Eligible Bachelors. He changed his Chinese name to Chén Xuān Yù in 2014, and this was formally announced in Project Superstar 3 live show on national TV on 25 August 2014.


Tan's debut album, titled Regardless, was released islandwide on January 26, 2008. One of his songs, "Dou Shen", is the theme song for the popular Mediacorp drama Metamorphosis.

The first song in his debut album, titled "Regardless" (Bu Xu Li You) is actually a remake of Melee's single "Built To Last".



Television series[edit]

  • Mata Mata (2013)
  • Mata Mata 2: A New Era (2014)
  • Koji Cooks (2015)
  • Mata Mata 3: A New Generation (2015)
  • House of Fortune (2016)
  • The Queen (2016)

Personal life[edit]

Tan was educated at Bukit Panjang Pri School, Gan Eng Seng School and Ngee Ann Polytechnic.



Preceded by
Kelvin Tan
Winner of Project SuperStar
Succeeded by
Alfred Sim