Hua Chen Yu (华晨宇) is a C-pop idol and Singer born on February 7th, 1990 in Hubei, China. He made his debut as a Singer in 2013, where he was the champion of the survival show, Superboy. Since then, he has released numerous albums and attained critical acclaim from the Chinese public. In 2020, he also won first place as the “King” of all Singers, in season 8 of the variety show “Singer”.
Name: Hua Chen Yu
Chinese Name: 华晨宇 (Simplified), 華晨宇 (Traditional)
Nicknames: 花花 (Huāhuā)
Birthday: February 7th, 1990
Place Of Birth: Hubei, China
Blood Type: B
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 173cm (5′ 8″)
Weight: 55 kg
Occupation: Singer, Rapper and Emcee
Pet(s): Perper (Cat)
– Hua Chen Yu was born in a wealthy family as his father owned a silver mining business
– His parents divorced when he was only 4 years old
– His mom used to place speakers around her stomach to let the baby listen to music when she was pregnant with
– His mom hoped that he would pursue music when he grew up
– As Hua Chen Yu’s father was busy growing his silver business when he was young, Hua Hua did not receive much love and warmth in his childhood
– He is a big lover of food and loves to eat all kinds of meat
– Hua Chen Yu revealed on the show “Singer” that usually does not consume food before his grand on-stage performances, in order to ensure that his throat is clear for him to sing at his very best
– Hua Chen Yu’s known vocal range spans from G2 to Bb5 and his vocal range is touted to be over 3 octaves
– He loves experimenting with new musical ideas and blends different musical styles into his work, at times even combining elements of Chinese opera into his musical renditions
– As he hobby, he enjoys anime as he loves collecting anime figures in his house
– He also behaves like an old man at times, as he likes to drink tea, play Chinese chess practice zazen (a form of mediation) and can even stay in his own bedroom for days without leaving it at all
– As a musician with perfect pitch, Hua Chen Yu is able to learn new instruments very quickly and plays many instruments, including the flute, piano, guitar, drums and even more traditional Chinese instruments such as the Erhu
– Hua Chen Yu moved away from his home and lived in Wuhan on his own at 15
– Before debut, Hua Chen Yu formed a band called “康熙” in university where he was the lead singer. His band performed at various local music evens and enjoyed some recognition in the Guanggu area
– Before debut, Hua Chen Yu claimed to have been able to not leave his room for weeks and even months as he was busy composing his music
– Hua Chen Yu started to become famous upon winning the survival show Superboy, where he sang a controversial song with no lyrics.
– Hua Chen Yu’s humming of the music he composed earned him the title of a “Martian” humming “Martian language” by the media
– Hua Chen Yu was initially planning to drop out from the show Superboy as he was unable to deal with his sudden rise in popularity. He always felt like he did not deserve the love he received from the show, and was almost going through a mental breakdown.
– Hua Hua is also lifelong “brothers” with fellow contestants of Superboy, as the common experiences they shared during the show brought them very close together. Hua Hua is known to still keep in regular and close contact with them.
– Nowadays, he confessed on the variety show “Ace vs Ace” that he learned to appreciate his love from his fans and has reached a stage in life where he is much happier.
– Hua Chen Yu is one of the most successful and influential songwriters in China, and his concert tickets in 2019 sold out in 9 seconds, beating the previous record timing of 1 minute in 2018.
– Hua Chenyu is also one of the superstars with the most commercial endorsements in China
– Hua Chenyu has announced that he will be starting his own company, MARS
– Hua Chenyu stated that his biggest blessing in 2020 was meeting his cat perper, given to him by his stylist
– He was initially reluctant to sleep with perper but perper is an extremely clingy cat that would follow him everywhere, including sitting on his lap when he played the piano. So Hua Chenyu slept with perper every night on the sofa and eventually allowed it to sleep on his bed.
– Hua Chenyu said that being with Perper made him feel loved and his pet provided him with the company he never knew he needed
– Hua Chenyu also developed a weird addiction for cleaning the floor with a towel with his whole body flat down during the COVID lockdown period, as he was jobless and had no schedules then. Eventually his colleague was unable to take how rough his hands had gotten after all the cleaning and decided to hire a professional to get his hands back to its normal state again.
– Hua Chenyu and Zhang Bichen share a daughter together from their relationship in 2018. This was confirmed by both idols on 22nd January 2021.
– Hua Chenyu’s daughter is named Judy
– She goes to bed every night and loves dancing and singing his song “Bullfighting”
Official Social Media Accounts
– Hua Chen Yu’s fans are called 火星人, which literally translates to Martians (People from Mars)
– The name of the entire fandom is called 火星村 which literally means ‘Martian Village‘
– The reason for this fandom name is because Hua Chen Yu was dubbed by the media to sing in “Martian language”, a language that no one understood and was therefore from “Mars”. To show their support for Hua Chen Yu, his fans called themselves Martians
– Hua Chen Yu’s official fanbase has a weibo account called “Hua Chen Yu Bar (@华晨宇吧)”
– The official fandom color is Red
Hua Chen Yu Album
New World (新世界) | 2020
H | 2017
Quasimodo’s gift (卡西莫多的礼物)｜2014
Singer (歌手) | 2020
The Coming One (明日之子) | 2019 – Present As Mentor
Ace vs Ace Season 4 (王牌对王牌 4) | 2019 – Present As Emcee
The Coming One Seasons 3 (明日之子)| 2018
Singer (歌手) | 2018
The Coming One (明日之子) | 2017
Flowers on Trip (旅途的花样) | 2017
Who Am I (我是谁) | 2015
The Making of a Superstar: Hua Chenyu’s Working Diary (粉丝制造) | 2015
Divas Hit The Road (花儿与少年) | 2014
Super Boy (快乐男声) | 2013
Awards and Achievements
GQ Man of the Year 2020 Award | GQ
King Singer of the Season | Singer 2020
Champion | Superboy 2020
Latest MV Comeback
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