Chinese musicians are taking part in the nationwide preparation
for next year's Beijing Olympics in their own ways.
Chinese singer You Hongming works on the
music video for his Olympic song "Hero" in Beijing on Wednesday,
November 7, 2007.
On Wednesday, pop singer You Hongming took to the gymnasium at a
university in Beijing to shoot a music video for his Olympic
You started a project that will involve a stellar line-up of
musicians to produce music videos for their Olympic songs.
In the following months, around ten other songs will be
complemented with videos, among them the "Forever Friends," which
was co-written by Chinese pianist Kong Xiangdong and Italian
musician Giorgio Moroder, the writer of the 1988 Seoul Olympics
theme song "Hand in Hand."
Other participating musicians in these programs include Joey
Yung, Nicholas Tse, Coco Lee, Wang Feng, and pop duo Yu Quan.
All singers are contributing their time without payments.
The music videos for all these Olympics-related songs will be
ready for television and Internet broadcast early next year.
(CRI.cn November 9, 2007)