A natural born teen star. A star in many categories. A star that shines in Asian entertainment and then enters into Hollywood with a huge blockbuster. Ever since his teenage years, Wu Yi Fan, also named Kris, was a natural born entertainer. His journey as an entertainer begun when he got into the industry of basketball. Ever since his youthful days, he had always wanted to be in the NBA but never got to fulfill his deep passion for basketball; his dream ended with shattered dreams. Wu Yi fan is a Canadian born entertainer. Even since he was in middle school he was very interested in basketball. He had played for his school team and also played at many other places. To him basketball meant everything. His dreams were like rainbows however, he played even though his mom wasn't comfortable in him playing. His mom warned him about playing basketball. Wu Yi Fan and his mom had made a deal about how he will quit basketball if his leg bone is not a certain length. Very heartbreaking, his bone missed by few centimeters. As he promised, he had left his dream of being a basketball player. But after that dream came another one. A dream that brought him to another platform that was beyond entertaining. He realized that he really loved music. Wu Yi Fan, alone moved to South Korea to get into the industry of Korean Pop. He was very devoted to it. Eventually you got into an entertainment company called SM. For him he described his debut days as terrible and horrifying. For all Korean idols who are into entertainments wait almost up to 10 years to debut. It really depends on the company's decisions. Many debuters actually quit and give up as a result. However, many are right now part of extremely successful groups such as Big Bang. It's just a training succession that takes a lot of effort. For Wu Yi Fan it took him about 5-8 years to debut as in a extremely popular group in Korean pop called EXO. He had lot of responsibility as a leader and rapper. He had to learn Chinese and Korean as a result. After one to three years, they were reaching the heights of their career. However while reaching the heights, it caused him many problems. After being successful after 2011, he decides to quit being a part of EXO in few years later. He had many amazing memories with the EXO members. But SM Entertainment didn't give him enough money and didn't provide him any rest for his health. As a Korean pop star, it's really hard to get rest. Wu Yi Fan couldn't take it anymore so he quit. Afterwards, he went back to China, his home country. He took some break off entertainment for few months. But after everything he for right back on track. He decides that his heart beats for acting. So he decided to start his own career of acting in Chinese movies. Film offers started to fill up for him, his first movie was "Somewhere We Know" that was a huge hit. His movie was a romantic drama movie. After that his career just bloomed like flowers. He got many movie offers and started to work with many different directors. He did all he could for the roles even shave his head off. Because of his fan requests he decided to also make songs. Wu Yi Fan made his own YouTube Channel to provide music for his fans. He had over million views when he first posted music videos. He was well-rounded as an entertainer. His most highlighting part was when he was offered to work with Vin Diesel in "XXX". He agreed to do the role of a DJ in the movie. To him, working in the Hollywood was a stereotype breaking because the whole cast was diverse. This was a long journey of a young guy succeeding in entertainment. This was only his beginning, he has a long way to go.
Music is such an inspiring and calming word. The music itself poses a strong word that many listen to or make in their daily life. Music is something so precious and valuable. Some say music is the healer and some say it's to turn up. Music comes in many forms, so many forms that are so hard to even capture, about an infinite amount of ways music can be made or listen to. With that said, music is very different but yet very similar in many countries. Each country has its own music taste, some so cultured and some so to cheer up. Western music is one of the most popular music tastes in the world. Western music is played in places like America, United Kingdom, and many more places. Western music consists of many famous artists with different genres. Asian music seems to be very different and distant from the western music tastes. A kpop fangirl, Kayla stated “Kpop is very fun because their are a lot of different groups that are fun to watch and fangirl over” Such as a very different music genre that is called Bollywood. Bollywood comes from Asia, in India. Bollywood music is also very famous around the world, especially for their movies. Bollywood music could also simply mean "Hindi Film Songs". Most of the popular music is taken from the Bollywood music is from the Hindi movies. The music is described more as something emotional. The music makes the listener feel some type of way emotionally. It's either the person is very cheerful or so sad that they want to start crying. Upbeat music is considered extremely popular in Bollywood. It's always very happy, positive, and cheery. Linda Gutierrez stated “Bollywood is very colorful and gives positive vibes” A lot of times the music will be seen as a very beautiful view because they film a lot of their music videos in beautiful islands or in some crazy shots. Something that's in about every music video is that the boy is always trying to get the girl by singing and things when the girl plays hard to get. The songs are very cliques and romantic most of the time. The song highly depends on what the movie is really like if the movie is action or scary then the song would have a different turnout. Bollywood songs are extremely different from the western music. They differ in many different aspects. Western music is more open and very showy. It freely curses in the video, talk about drugs, or even have very explicit scenes shown. Whereas, in Bollywood songs they are considered very pure and innocent. It actually forbids a certain type of language, speaking of drugs or cursing is extremely rare to find the videos. However, they incoming years have definitely changed the aspects of Bollywood. It has been inspired by the western music videos and now have smoking scenes and explicit scenes. Not only the music videos but the beats are totally different. The music for the western music is a lot of instrumental beats whereas, in Bollywood, it's a lot of drums and such music like that. Music is something that attracts all people around the world. It just depends on a person what genre fits into their life.