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Cantonese pop star Denise Ho returns to her musical roots with her own label and sold-out concerts despite being labeled ‘Hong Kong poison’ in mainland China for her support of the democracy movement

1 month ago
Sky Canaves
inger Denise Ho was let go by her old record company and has seen her music deleted or filtered from Chinese streaming services, including iTunes, but she now sees "a rebirth of a different career path."
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.