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Could Jane Zhang become China’s first global pop star?

hile the Chinese pop star's English-language album won't be released until April, the single "Dust My Shoulders Off," produced by Timbaland, is the first by a Chinese artist to reach the top five on the iTunes chart, and the accompanying art-inspired video has garnered millions of views on YouTube.
9 months ago
Jiayun Feng
By Jiayun Feng
Jiayun is a Chinese native and was born in Shanghai, where she spent her first 20 years and earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism at Fudan University. Interested in writing for a global audience, she attended the NYU Graduate School of Journalism for its Global & Joint Program Studies, which allows her to pursue a journalistic career along with her interest in international relations. She has previously interned for Sixth Tone and Shanghai Daily.
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