13 Jan – Alex To recently revealed that it was a pleasure to be performing at the Michael Lai tribute show as he was able to show his love for the renowned composer.
As reported on Mingpao, the singer who performed "Smoke and Rain" at the event held at the Macpherson Stadium in Mongkok recently, shared that - like many other artistes - he is also indebted to Michael for his career.
"Michael was one of the judges of a singing competition that I joined in the past. He really gave me a lot of advice and encouragement," he said, referring to the New Talent Singing Awards.
Alex also revealed that Michael produced a lot of songs for him when he was first signed as a singer to Capital Artists.
"We had a great cooperation. Michael really gave his singers a lot of confidence," he added.
Michael Lai passed away back in December last year. He was 73.
(Photo Source: Mingpao)