What are some popular Chinese songs?


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Some popular Chinese songs as of 2015 include Phoenix Legend's ���On The Moon,��� Andy Lau's ���Stupid Child��� and Sam Lee's ���Let Go of My Hand.��� Music has been a huge part of Chinese culture for years, and archaeologists have found ancient instruments made out of clay, hide, silk and bamboo.

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Phoenix Legend is a music duo in China that features rapper Zeng Yi and female vocalist Yangwei Linghua. They typically blend hip-hop elements with rap, which gives them a wide appeal.

In 2012, China Daily reported that Phoenix Legend had sold over 6 million albums in China since 2005. Ten songs from the duo's four albums reached over 1 billion hits online during the same time frame. ���Above the Moon��� was the song that brought them international success. They performed it on the TV show ���Star Boulevard.���

Andy Lau is known in China for being a songwriter and singer. He is also a film producer and presenter.

Over his career, Lau has been in more than 160 films and was in the Guinness Book of World Records for Most Awards Won by a Cantopop Male Artist. Lau put out his first album ���Only Know that I Still Love You��� in 1985 under Capital Artists. It wasn't a success, and it wasn't until the release of his ���Would it Be Possible��� album in 1990 that the public began to take him seriously as a singer.

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