The coronavirus has affected the livelihoods of many individuals, together with these of celebrities.
Hong Kong singer Eason Chan disclosed throughout an interview with the media that he has nearly stopped work for almost a 12 months, filming just one commercial throughout this era.
He was initially scheduled to carry 25 live shows on the Hong Kong Coliseum final December and in January, however these have been postponed as a result of protests in Hong Kong.
He joked with the media that he has not seen any development in his checking account for a very long time, regardless that he has some financial savings.
Chan, 46, did carry out this 12 months, for the One World: Together At Home virtual concert in April, which celebrated healthcare and front-line staff around the globe and supported the United Nations Basis’s Covid-19 Solidarity Response Fund.
He additionally held an online charity show in July in help of the Hong Kong Dwell Efficiency and Manufacturing Trade Affiliation.
As a result of pandemic, he has been in a position to spend extra time together with his household and canine. He’s married to former actress Hilary Tsui, additionally 46, and the couple have a 16-year-old daughter.
Chan stated he has additionally managed to lose some weight, as he has been understanding and taking part in tennis together with his pals like singers Edmond Leung and Eric Kwok.
“I hope to train…. in order that my physique can nonetheless operate like a 40-year-old when I’m 60,” stated the singer whose hits embody Ten Years and King Of Karaoke.
Within the midst of the pandemic, Chan is launching his first track this 12 months, A Dance For Tomorrow.
It’s obtainable from Wednesday (Oct 21), with the music video popping out on Friday.
He stated that with the pandemic lasting almost a 12 months, many individuals have been experiencing a rollercoaster trip of feelings.
“There are nonetheless worries regardless that I’ve tailored to the scenario. Fortunately, there may be music on the earth, which may make individuals just a little happier,” he stated.