BEIJING • Hunan TV’s contest for stars, The Singer, goes a bit extra worldwide.
British pop star Jessie J (above) is within the beginning line-up for The Singer 2018, the present introduced on Wednesday.
The different singers embrace Chinese rock star Wang Feng, Taiwanese pop star Angela Chang and Taiwanese singer Sam Lee.
The new season premieres on Jan 12 and Jessie J is alleged to have arrived in China on Jan 2 for the taping, NetEase web site reported.
She is the Chinese tv present’s first Anglo-American contestant, although not the primary singer outdoors the Chinese pop world to be collaborating within the contest.
Last yr, Kazakh breakout star Dimash Kudaibergen got here in second within the present previously titled I Am A Singer, behind a giant title in Chinese fashionable music, Hong Kong’s Sandy Lam.
Singapore’s Kit Chan and Malaysia’s Shila Amzah are among the many stars who have taken half in previous seasons of I Am A Singer, Hunan TV’s adaptation of a South Korean MBC present.