Things what his performances on “Singer” program brought to Dimash on 2017
◆What is the TV program "Singer”? “Singer” is a competition-style music program produced by Hunan Satellite TV in China.
“I am a Singer” was produced in four seasons since 2013 in a Chinese version of the popular Korean program “Nagakasuda I am a Singer”. It was rebranded in the fifth season of 2017 and renamed to “Singer” (due to Chinese authorities' restrictions on Korean culture due to Sino-Korean relations). “I am a singer 2016” was more focus on Whole Asian based on Chinese music scene. But "Singer 2017” show has become a higher quality music program since they started invite more international singers and international songs have been added.It is said that the field of view has been expanded and enhanced as the music program.
This “singer” program is not an audition program for discovering newcomers. The singers who participate in this program have abilities, and have already built a reputation. The program has weekly recordings during the season.They require variety of repertoire, directing composition, arrangement, costumes, strategy, team power to support the artist, and the artist's absolute power to win the competition with more than 10 high-quality performances. On top of that, we must say that is not only “Luck” or “Ability” to get these great results but something “special”.
The show was pre recorded one week before for every episodes, then the finals were broadcast in live concerts on Hunan Satellite TV, Mango TV, and iQiyi network. (1/22-4/15)
●Dimash participated to the show with recommendation of Hong Tao (General Producer) under the Chinese name of 迪 希玛 ·库达依䫲列根(Di-Ma_Xi). At that time Dimash had almost no recognition in China and it was treated as a special participation (Wild card).
●The details of the competition system vary year by year, but basically it is a survival-type competition in which voting by 500 live audiences causes participants to drop out, staying and adding newly enter.
★Dimash’s scores ・Rounds 1-5: 10 times: 1st, 1st, 3rd, 3rd, 6th, 1st, 3rd, 5th, 2nd, 3rd (broadcast date 1 / 21-3 / 25) ・Semifinals: 2nd (4/8) ・Final: 2nd place (Live concert 4/15) The rule of the final is “duet” Dimash was sing with Shang Wenjie whose the program designated
The winner of "Singer 2017" is Hong Kong singer Sandy Lam (51 years old) and the third place is Taiwanese rock band “LION” led by Jam Hsiao. Jam Hsiao and Dimash have often co-starred since then.
● “Singer2017” has been closed at the Biennale Concert (4/22 broadcast). The concert featured nine singers, which include Season 3 (2015) winner Han Hong, Season 4(2016) winner Coco Lee, as well as the top seven singers of “Singer 2017”.
3. Three months before “Singer”, Behind the stage
Dimash and his best friend Alpamys Sharimov headed to a foreign competition where they are not familiar of the language or the system of their music industry.
A real battle began after the first recording / roadcasting.
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