MTV Asia Spotlight: G.E.M.

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Short for "Get Everybody Moving", G.E.M. uses her unique stage name to symbolize her dream of inspiring people through her voice and music. As a pop artist, G.E.M.'s music has a wide spectrum of influences from Soul and R&B, to Classical and Rock. As a talented singer-songwriter, she can play not only piano, but also drums and guitar.

G.E.M. is China’s top-selling female artist and widely famous among Chinese audiences around the world. She started performing at the age of 16 and broke out at the age of 23 after exposure on China’s No.1 Show “I am a Singer” helped to make her a global YouTube sensation. Following her debut in 2008 and four bestselling albums, G.E.M.’s career skyrocketed, pushing her on to international success reflected in sold-out shows around the world.

What sets G.E.M. apart is not just talent or the sheer joy we hear in every gorgeous note, but her total dedication to her craft. She shows no signs of slowing down in the near future. She was recently recognized in Forbes “30 Under 30”, the only Asian singer on the global list (music sector). In 2017 she will be the first Chinese singer to travel and perform in space, and will be starring in the animated feature film “Charming”, alongside Demi Lovato and Ashley Tisdale.

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Short for "Get Everybody Moving", G.E.M. uses her unique stage name to symbolize her dream of inspiring people through her voice and music. As a pop artist, G.E.M.'s music has a ...

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