The pop singer competing at the MTV Europe Music Awards
Ngan’s MV, Em Nghĩ Sao Về Việc Yêu Anh? (What Do You Think About Loving Me?), will compete for Best Southeast Asia Act at the 2022 MTV EMA.
He will compete with singers from Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines.
The 2022 MTV EMA Awards Ceremony is set to be held in Dusseldorf, Germany in November. The event will celebrate the work of global artists with awards and performances from international music icons.
Ngan won Favorite Artist at MTV Fan Choice 2022 in Vietnam for his MV Em Nghĩ Sao Về Việc Yêu Anh? released in February.
It received 300,000 votes from MTV Vietnam fans.
The MV has garnered over 838,138 views on YouTube.
Ngan composed and wrote the lyrics to Em Nghĩ Sao Về Việc Yêu Anh?a song mixing pop and dance music.
“I have taken on challenges, but I will never give up on my dream. Music keeps me alive,” said Ngan, 29.
Ngan started his career at HCM City in 2014 after competing in The Vietnam X Factora Vietnamese version of the UK-based music talent TV show called The X Factor.
He was trained by pop star Ho Quynh Huong, owner of a music agency in HCM City.
He became a phenomenon after singing the soundtracks of the blockbuster titled Mắt Biếc (Dreamy Eyes) by American-Vietnamese director Victor Vu.
The film was ranked among the top 10 blockbusters in the industry, earning over VND127 billion ($5.5 million) at the box office in 2019.
It was chosen by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to compete in the Best Foreign Language Film category at the Oscars ceremony in March 2021.
Ngan performed at Vietnam Festival 2022 in Japan in June.
He is working on an Indie and rap musical project.
Another young singer, Le Phan, known as Wren Evans, will be sent by MTV Vietnam to compete for Best Music Video at the 2022 Asian TV Awards.
He will compete with singers from China, South Korea, Japan, Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Qatar, New Zealand and Australia.
He won the Best Music Video award at MTV Fan Choice 2022 for his latest MV titled Gặp May (Lucky), a production on pop and rap.
The MV was released in January and has garnered over 4.3 million views on YouTube.
Wren Evans, 21, started writing songs on the piano as a child. He and his two friends started a band called Young Man when they were at school in Hanoi.
He is fluent in English, Spanish and French.
Source: Vietnam News