Godfather of Canto-pop Roman Tam ‘an imperfect man’ who sought perfection

//Godfather of Canto-pop Roman Tam ‘an imperfect man’ who sought perfection

Godfather of Canto-pop Roman Tam ‘an imperfect man’ who sought perfection

“Canto-pop singer Roman Tam Pak-sin died of liver cancer in Queen Mary Hospital last night,” reported the South China Morning Post on October 19, 2002. He was 57.“In a 30-year career, Tam was one of the few Hong Kong singers to become cultural icons, his songs proving particularly popular for a generation who came of age in the 1970s and 1980s,” the report continued.Tam arrived in Hong Kong in 1962 from Guangxi province and worked odd jobs before forming his own band, The Four Steps. “It was…

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