Business China Young Achiever Award 2014 - JJ Lin
Singaporean Singer-song writer Mr Lin Jun Jie, also known as JJ Lin, is an influential figure in the Chinese pop music scene. The two-time winner of the much coveted Golden Melody Awards, including one for Best Mandarin Male Singer, connects Chinese-speaking communities from all over the world with his music through a fan base that spans across Greater China, Southeast Asia, Australia and the US. An avid believer of music as a tool to champion social causes, JJ has been supporting charities and communities since he entered the music industry 11 years ago. During the 2008 Sichuan earthquake, he specially composed a song entitled “Love and Hope” and performed at “The Giving of Love”, a CCTV charity event dedicated to helping victims of the massive disaster. Through songs composed for public causes as well as personal charitable contributions over the years, JJ has demonstrated his commitment towards bringing joy, dignity and hope to youths and the community at large; and is an exemplary role model in furthering Singapore-China relations.