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Eric Chou captures the Filipino audience with “Room For You”

Eric Chou captures the Filipino audience with “Room For You”

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Over the past few years, Taiwanese superstar Eric Chou has achieved mainstream
success in major Mandopop markets in the region.

With a string of multi-platinum albums and hit singles that consistently topped streaming
charts, the 24-year-old singer-songwriter has been anointed by the Taiwanese media as
the “king of lovelorn people”—a title bestowed to the renowned balladeer for his
masterful interpretation of emotionally affecting songs.

Despite his popularity as a ballad singer, Chou has recently experimented with EDM
and urban music to diversify his catalogue. Songs like “Nobody But Me,” “Shutter in Love,”
and “Let It Go” showcase a more eclectic foray into pop, R&B and electronic music.
These songs were written in English, aimed to capture a new audience outside of

Philippine breakthrough

His latest single “Room For You” has recently entered Spotify Philippines Viral 50 charts
at #21. Seamlessly blending his knack for sentimental music with EDM elements and
lush production, the Taiwanese pop star’s newest song is another glorious attempt to branch out into other genres and explore fresh contemporary sounds with international

The laid-back, soulful jam is part of his fourth full-length studio album, Freedom, which
was released in December 24, 2019. The album, a mix of upbeat English tunes and
mellow Mandopop ballads, contains songs such as “Old Days,” “Something About LA,”
“Nobody But Me,” and more.

Chou’s newest song also ranks on top of the Chinese New Year Spotify playlist
curated by Filtr Taiwan, joining the likes of Mandopop heavyweights such as G.E.M.,
Jolin Tsai, and Joanna Wang.

Eric Chou’s latest single “Room For You” is now available on Spotify and other music
streaming/download platforms worldwide.

You may listen to his song “Room For You” by clicking the link below: