About Zuo En
Zuo En is a Singaporean singer-songwriter who wrote her first tune after being inspired by Taiwanese artists Mayday and Cheer Chen. Being fascinated with the emotions that music creates, she weaves them into her quirky songs tastefully, and uses her songs to express her love for sharing her emotions and thoughts. Zuo En released her first original single《幻想》in 2010.
Zuo En has performed extensively in venues such as the Esplanade Waterfront Stage, the Esplanade Concourse, The Arts House, and the Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre. She was a finalist in nation-wide singing competitions “Be A Star 2007”, “Battle of the Dynamic Duo 2008”, and was a Top 7 Singapore PK finalist in “超级星光大道5” (“One Million Star”) in 2009.
Her voice has featured in various songwriting competitions such as the Eco Music Challenge 2011 and 2012, and SG:SW 我写我的歌 2019, where the song she sang for the finals《太阳的爱》won the Best Melody award and is currently available on all major music platforms. Zuo En also sang the song “You” on the “My Imperfections” compilation album (2015) by the Yellow Ribbon Project and COMPASS.
Zuo En’s music qualifications in a Diploma of the London College of Music in Popular Music Vocals Performance (DipLCM), Associated Board for the Royal Schools of Music Grade 5 Piano, as well as a Grade 6 in Yamaha Organ Electone.
In 2019, Zuo En’s original song《单恋》was featured in zaobao.sg ’s《创新声》(Sing Our Song) programme, where it was reworked by veteran producer Jim Lim. 《单恋》was picked up by the “Global Chinese Golden Chart” and remained on the chart for five weeks in February and March 2019.
2020 March, Zuo En released her long-awaited first original album《zuò》.
祚恩累積了不少表演經驗，其中包括了在濱海藝術中心戶外劇場和中央大廳，The Arts House 等地方演出。曾參與過的比賽包括了有 “Be A Star 2007”，“Battle of the Dynamic Duo 2008”， 也是 “超級星光大道5” （新加坡PK海選） 的最後7強。祚恩也曾參與本地的詞曲創作比賽 - “Eco Music Challenge 2011 & 2012”，還有“SG:SW 我寫我的歌 2019” 為入圍決賽的作品獻上歌聲, 其中一首《太陽的愛》也獲得“SG:SW 我寫我的歌 2019” 的優異作曲獎，歌曲也可以在各大音樂平臺上找得到。
2019年，祚恩參與了由 Zaobao.sg 所主辦的《創新聲》網路音樂節目，與著名製作人林倛玉攜手合作了單曲 -《單戀》，這首歌曲也入圍了「流行音樂全金榜」, 進榜五週。