Susan Shaw Yam Yam saddened by Cheng Kam Cheong's passing

2 Dec– Veteran actress Susan Shaw Yam Yam recently expressed sadness over the death of friend and Cantonese singer, Cheng Kam Cheong.

As reported on Mingpao, the actress, who spoke about the singer's passing recently, stated that she last saw Cheng last year, when he invited her as a guest performer at a Malaysian concert.

"He had been suffering from a kidney disease and had to go for dialysis twice a week. He had also been suffering from diabetes in recent years. But he didn't want people to know. He just wanted to live happily and hang out with friends," she said.

Susan stated that she really enjoyed her time at the concert, adding that it will serve as a fond memory for her.

Cheng, known to many as the Prince of Cantonese Songs, passed away on 29 November. While the exact cause of death is unknown, many speculated it has something to do with his kidney disease.

He was 77.

(Photo Source: Mingpao)