Genre: classic mandopopPlay genre
Classic mandopop is a genre of Chinese popular music that emerged in the 1970s and 1980s. It is characterized by its melodic and sentimental ballads, often featuring themes of love, heartbreak, and nostalgia. The genre is known for its use of traditional Chinese instruments, such as the erhu and guzheng, as well as Western instruments like the piano and guitar. Classic mandopop has been popularized by a number of influential singers, whose emotive vocals and powerful performances have made them icons of the genre.