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Cui Jian and His Greenhouse Girl

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When talking about Chinese rock music, there's one name that you HAVE to know - Cui Jian (崔健, Cuī Jiàn). The so-called "Father of Chinese Rock" spoke for the youth of the 80s and laid the groundwork for a whole generation of Chinese musicians. Learn about the master and his song 《花房姑娘》 (Huāfáng Gúniang, ”Greenhouse Girl“). Click here to have a listen to the song.
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我独自走过你身旁,
wǒ dúzì zǒu guo nǐ shēnpáng ,
I alone was walking beside you,
并没有话要对你讲。
bìng méiyǒu huà yào duì nǐ jiǎng 。
There wasn't anything I wanted to say to you.
我不敢抬头看着你,
wǒ bùgǎn tái tóu kànzhe nǐ ,
I didn't dare to lift my head to look at,
噢!脸庞!
ò !liǎnpáng !
Oh my! Your face!
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