Singaporean singer Tanya Chua became a star throughout a lot of Asia across the turn from the century with a combined mix of Mandarin- and English-language albums. Created in Singapore on January 28, 1975, the multilingual vocalist made her documenting debut in 1997 using the English-language recording Bored. The next yr she became the 1st Singaporean to earn the Asia Music Festival and was provided a recording agreement with Common Music Taiwan. Her Mandarin-language debut, Breathe (1999), was well received critically but didn’t propel her to stardom needlessly to say. Stardom, especially in Taiwan, arrived several years later on when she turned to Warner Music and transformed her style, leading to Stranger (2003), her well-known breakthrough.