Jon Bon Jovi sings classic love song in Mandarin for Chinese Valentine's Day (Qixi Festival)

During China's celebration of its own Valentines Day (Qixi Festival) on August 20 (Thurs), it got New Jersey rocker Jon Bon Jovi singing a classic love song - a piece that is  considered as China's love anthem, "The Moon Represents My Heart".
Jon Bon Jovi sings the moon represents my heart
Image: Screengrabbed from Youtube
It is a song that was originally performed by Chen Fen-lan, and was made popular by Taiwanese singing icon Teresa Teng.

The said one of a kind stint happened as the singer prepares to embark on his Asian tour, which will start this fall. He will be having stops in Beijing, Shanghai, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Seoul.

From the looks of it, Jovi is not the first non-Chinese performer who took the boat in singing the popular song. Apparently, Vienna Boys Choir also did in October last year.

And then, there's New Zealand singer Hayley Westenra who performed the song in Beijing during her tour in 2011 with Andrea Bocelli.

Kenny G (Album) and Malaysian songstress Siti Nurhaliza (Voice of Asia) also had their share in 2006 and 2009 respectively.

Here's to watch Jon Bon Jovi singing classic love song in Mandarin for Chinese Valentine's Day


Qixi Festival (七夕節) falls on the seventh day of the 7th month on the Chinese calendar.

Source: The Nan Fang, Youtube

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