1997 – Faye Signs with EMI

In this rare video, we see Faye Wong (王菲) at a pivotal moment in her career. Appearing with her is Katie Chen (陈家瑛 Chen Jiaying), her manager. It is 26 May 1997, and Faye has left Cinepoly to sign with EMI. Her first daughter, Tong (竇靖童, Dou Jingtong), was born on 3 Jan 1997. She signed for a reported 60 million Hong Kong dollars (7.7 US) to release 55 songs in 5 albums. With Cinepoly in June 1996, she had released Restless, considered her most important album. In Sep 1997, she would release her first EMI album, Faye Wong 1997.

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