Surely a lot of us have been waiting for the KZ Tandingan Mandarin performance for the 6th week of Singer 2018.
Many were surprised when the news came out that KZ will be singing a Chinese song for her comeback at China’s trending reality singing contest. During her recent presscon after hr first performance, KZ expressed her interest in singing “Anak” by Freddie Aguilar. (Read: KZ Tandingan plans to sing “Anak” in China’s Singer 2018)
KZ sang the Mandarin ballad titled “The Pain Which You Don’t Know” .
Although this KZ Tandingan Mandarin performance was not her native tongue, KZ still managed to sing it emotionally.
In the video, it will be seen that some of the audience were captivated and became teary-eyed.
In an interview, she explained her song choice.
“What’s good about taking risks especially at this point of the competition [is that it] shows how serious you are with your craft…I want to show my respect to the Chinese audience, Chinese culture, Chinese music.”
Unfortunately KZ ranked 6th place for this episode. However, She will still move to the next round as her score from previous performance were averaged. In fact, KZ is now a regular contender of this contest.
Watch the full performance below.