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Profile:

Name:

Chan Bak Keung

English Name:

Danny

Birthday:

7th September 1958

Chinese Sign:

Dog

Wesrtern Sign:

Virgo

Origin:

Guangdong, Taishan

Height:

5 ft 10 inch

Weight:

130 lbs (Before hospitalized)

Religion:

Buddhist

Hobbies:

Music, Dancing, Fashion, Swimming, Tennis

Profession:

Compose music, Singing, Sketches

Education:

St. Paul’s Co., Educational College, went to Canada and Los Angeles to study Design

Favorite Color:

Purple, White, Black, Green

Favorite Animal:

Leopard

Favorite Food:

Kiwi, Spicy Food

Favorite Singer:

Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson

Favorite Person:

Mother

Favorite Gifts:

Crystal

Regular Places:

Lan Kwai Fong Coffee Shop (Hong Kong)

Favorite songs:

"What You Desire In"

"Take Care Yourself Tonight"

"In Smoke and rain"

"Greatest Love of All"

Resume:

1977

  • Won the "HK Pop Song Compose Competition" Third Prize
  • Acted in TVB Drama "Sweet Babe"

1978

  • Won "Pop Song Compose Competition" Third Prize
  • Won "Hong Kong Yamaha Organ Competition" First Prize

1979

  • First Album: First Love
  • His song "Shedding Tears For You" entered HK Top 10

1980

  • Held his first Concert in HK
  • Hosted a variety show in HK
  • Acted in TVB Drama "Take Turn"
  • Acted in first movie "Encore"
  • Acted in TVB Drama "Breakthrough"

1981

  • Received award "Model Youth" from Wong Tai Sin District, HK
  • Acted in Movie "On Trial"
  • Held mini solo concert in HK

1982

  • Went to America to study music
  • Involved in music video "Colorful World"
  • His song "Ripple" entered HK Top 10

1983

  • Held concert in Hong Hum, HK
  • Invited be attend as Guest of Honor for England's "Miss China" Finale
  • Attended "White Gold Super Star Concert"
  • Hosted a show with Andy Lau Tak Wah and Tony Leung Chiau Wai - "Easter Youth Special'83"
  • His song "I Just Love You" entered HK Top 10
  • His song "Take Care Of Yourself Tonight" entered Top 10
  • AGB Listener's Choice "Most Popular Award"

1984

  • Acted in movie "Merry Christmas"
  • Performed with Maggie Cheung Man Yoke in "Miss Hong Kong" Finale
  • Attended the International Folk Song and awarded "Most Charming Singer"
  • His song "Picking Out The Star" entered Top 10
  • He sang duet with American singer, Crystal Gayle "Tell Me What Can I Do"

1985

  • Held concert in Hong Kong
  • First time to held traveling concert in the west pacific, Toronto, Vancouver
  • Sign with D&B Movie Co. as contract actor
  • Have problems with Warner Music
  • Under depression, less appearance in public and the public generated bad rumors on him
  • Attended the HK "FM carnival" to personally tarnished the bad rumors
  • First time to go performing in Southeast Asia
  • Co-acted in movie "My Family"

1986

  • Sign contract with DMI Music
  • Invited Ms Chan Ka Ying as Manager
  • Held concert in Hong Kong
  • Co-acted in movie "An Autumn's Tale"
  • His song "Hoping" entered Top 10

1987

  • Held concert in Macau
  • Held concert in Xiamen, China
  • Invited to performed in the presence of Thai Princess in a Thailand's Charity Show
  • Awarded "Hong Kong Best Dressed Person"
  • His song "My Story" entered Top 10

1988

  • Awarded Hong Kong Commercial Station
  • "Most Popular Male Singer" Third Prize
  • Held concert in Hong Kong
  • Held Concert in Kuangchow and Taishan, China
  • Invited to performed in the Olympics Opening at Seoul
  • His song "In Smoke and Rain" entered Top 10
  • Top 10 Popular Song in Hong Kong
  • Held concert in Singapore
  • Was invited to Japan to performed with Hediki Saijo, Cho Yong Pil, attended the Nagasaki Asia Music Festival
  • Invited to Singapore to attend the Peace Music Concert and performed with Tanimura Shinji, Cho Yong Pil etc.

1989

  • Sign contract with Warner Music again
  • Awarded Commercial Station
  • "Hong Kong Top 10 Friendly Person"
  • Awarded again Commercial Station
  • "Pop Music Most Popular Male Singer" Third Prize
  • At Tokyo Music Festival
  • His song "I Just Love You" received TBS big award
  • His song "What You Desire In Life" entered Top 10
  • Top 10 Popular Song in Hong Kong
  • Held Concert in Sydney, Australia
  • Held 10th anniversary concert in Hong Kong

1991

  • Held "Danny Chan's Purple Concert" in Hong Kong
  • Awarded as "Top 10 Most Popular Singer" in Guangzhou, China
  • Attended and performed the 3rd "Shanghai Music Festival"
  • Held concert in Foshan, China
  • Announced to leave the music industry

1992

  • Held farewell concert in Hong Kong
  • Officially left the music industry
  • Went to Shanghai to performed variety show
  • He was found unconscious at home on 18th May 1992 and spent the two following birthdays in coma

1993

On 25th October 1993, he left this fleeting world at the age of 35

Music Albums:

1979

  • "First Love"

1980

  • "No More Tears"
  • "Encore"

1981

  • "Sunflower"

1982

  • "Telling"

1983

  • "I Just Love You"

1984

  • "Picking Out Star"

1985

  • "Deeply In Love With You"

1986

  • "When I Think Of You"
  • "Hoping"

1987

  • "Hiding The Love In My Eyes"
  • "Dream Person"

1988

  • "Hiding My Love In My Eyes"
  • "Winter Love"
  • "The Wizard Has Migrated"

1989

  • "What You Desire In"

1990

  • "Waiting For You"

1991

  • "Love In L.A"
  • "1991 Purple Concert"

1992

  • "Because Love You"
  • "Dear You"

Movies:

1977

  • TVB Drama "Sweet Babe"

1980

  • TVB Drama "Take Turn"

1980

Cast:

Story:

  • "Encore"

With Leslie Cheung, Paul Chong, Chen Jian Xin, Jung Ching Ching

Ken (Danny Chan)'s his parents and brother, Paul (Paul Chong) were all busy with their work. Paul is a famous DJ in the radio station, and in very good relations with Ken. Ken's uncle is a poor artist (Chen Jian Xin), and not in good terms with Ken's father. He was only chatty with Ken. On Ken's 18 birthday, his parents have forgotten, Paul has no time, only left Ken's good friends to celebrate with him. One day, Ken met Julie at the school library and became good friend. Ken and Gigo (Leslie Cheung) were no in good terms and decided to pit their skills in the Part Time Singing Competition. One day, Ken helps Paul to be DJ for a day, and accidentally made Paul being jobless. Julie broke off with Ken without any reason and his uncle's sudden death, the double setback made him in depression. Finally he won first in the singing competition.

1980

Cast:

Story:

  • TVB Drama "Break Through"

With Jung Ching Ching, Yan Qiu Hua, Huang Jia Fa, Teresa Mo

Ji (Danny Chan), Fa (Yan Qiu Hua) and Fui (Huang Jia Fa) were three good friends studying in a boy’s school. They often quarrel and fight with the neighbor class students. Ji and Wen (Yung Ching Ching) were lovers. Hui (Teresa Mo) likes Ji but dares not tell Hui about it. Later Wen plans to go to Canada for further studies. Before she left Hong Kong, she went camping with Ji. Wen when climbing the mountain, wanted to pluck a flower and fell to death. Ji was very sad and give up on himself. Hui encouraged him and even disclosed her love for him. Fui secretly fell in love with Ms Gao, the teacher. Fa wrote a love letter to her using Fui's name. The school found out about this matter and both were expelled from the school. Being in the same boat, both went to look for a job. Fui worked in a hair dressing shop, and later even got first in the hair design competition. On the other hand, Ji and Fa break the law when Ji was trying to save his sister.

1981

Cast:

Story:

  • "On Trail"

With Leslie Cheung, Paul Chong, Xu Jie

Danny (Danny Chan) and Paul (Paul Chong) were from a rich family. Danny is quiet, reserved and loves music. Paul is active and sporty, both were dotes by their parents. Danny and Paul were from the same school. They got to know Leslie (Leslie Cheung). One day, three of them had a row with their schoolmates. They used white mice to gamble and were discovered by the school. Leslie shouldered all the responsibility. Thus Danny and Paul took him as an idol. After graduation, Paul wanted to further studies in overseas. Danny wanted to attend music course, but his father disapproved. Danny to fulfill his dream, left home. Danny met a girl (Xu Jie) by chance in the MTR and falls in love with her. Both worked hard to fulfill their dreams. Leslie was discovered by Danny's father that he was actually from a poor family. Leslie felt inferior, used drugs to escape from reality and he died during a drug transaction. Danny wrote a song for his girlfriend and was appreciated by a musician by chance. He finally has the chance to perform on stage.

1984

Cast:

Story:

  • "Merry Christmas"

With Mak Ka, Paula Tsui, Loretta Lee, Leslie Cheung, Lai Yun Rui

Newspaper editor, Mak secretly fell in love his neighbor, Paula, a singer. She always helped him to look after his youngest son, Little Mak and her cousin Yuan was courting her. Mak's eldest son Danny (Danny Chan) has a girlfriend (Lai Yun Rui), Mak's daughter (Loretta Lee) has a boyfriend (Leslie Cheung). His children encouraged him to strive for his true love. During courtship, he created lots of jokes. From the help of his children and their friends, after some setbacks, he defeated his love enemy, and won Paula's love. In the Christmas Eve, all lovers finally together.

1986

Cast:

 

Story:

  • "My Family"

With Richard Wu, Feng Bao Bao, Loi Fang, Lorette Lee, May Lo, Lou Nan Guang

One day, a family outing resulted a love disaster for Dr Wu's (Richard Wu) family. First was his son Wu Li (Loi Fang) who met the sexy Madonna (Loretta Lee). His youngest daughter fell in love with a little hero who save her and his eldest daughter (May Lo) fell in love with her cousin (Danny Chan). Mrs Wu (Feng Bao Bao) was being chased after by her director friend (Lou Nan Guang). The relationship was in a mess and created lots of jokes but finally ended up with a happy reunion.

1986

Cast:

Story:

 

  • "An Autumn's Tale"

With Chow Yuen Fatt, Cherie Chung

Beautiful and willful young girl Li Qi (Cherie Chung) went to America alone to study, hoping to meet her boyfriend (Danny Chan). Her distant cousin "Boat Dock" (Chow Yuen Fatt) came to fetch her upon her arrival in America. She found that her boyfriend changed his heart, being in depression, she locked herself in her room one day and the house had accidentally gas leakage. Luckily, "Boat Dock" came to her rescue and looked after her with care. She recovered and began to gain her confident back. She studies hard and found a part time job. The rough and bad mouth "Boat Dock" was regarded a poor gambler by other. He fell in love with Li Qi and began to quit smoking and gambling. He does not know how to confess his love to girl, and also felt inferior, he secretly show his concern to her. Li Qi though understood his love, but as the scar from her first love was still there, and their living standard, thoughts and hobbies were far apart, so she ignored his love. On "Boat Dock"'s birthday, Danny came looking for Li Qi, "Boat Dock" Misunderstood that they were patching up their love, he was very sad and lonely. Autumn, Li Qi found a new job, "Boat Dock" sadly sends her off, and both still hide away their love for each other. Few years later, "Boat Dock" was successful in his career, and they met again in their old place.



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Dated 30 May 1999