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Cui Jian and His Greenhouse Girl
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ID: KT0021 Any
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.
Sat Nov 30 2013 | Tom, David
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wǒ dúzì zǒu guo nǐ shēnpáng ，
I alone was walking beside you,
bìng méiyǒu huà yào duì nǐ jiǎng 。
There wasn't anything I wanted to say to you.
wǒ bùgǎn tái tóu kànzhe nǐ ，
I didn't dare to lift my head to look at,
ò ！liǎnpáng ！
Oh my! Your face!
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