Chinese women have always been lauded for their beauty. Some of the women considered the most beautiful in the world are Chinese. Chinese women are often admired for their very fair complexion and their enchanting eyes. Many westerners find their beauty exotic and mesmerizing. Their beauty seems to shine even more when they are coupled with a beautiful voice. Many of the most famous actresses and Chinese celebrities are also wonderful and highly accomplished singers.
Some of these celebrities may have focused their careers on acting but others have been successful in balancing an acting and singing career and because of their beauty some of them even have modeling careers. A beautiful face and a beautiful voice in one package. What could anyone ask for more? So we wanted to take along at some of the most beautiful Chinese Female singers in 2017. This is our list from out top 10 to our most beautiful singer on the list.
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10. Cecilia Cheung
Cecilia Cheung Pak-Chi, or simply as Cecilia Cheung, is a famous and award-winning Hong Kong actress and pop singer, specifically Cantopop. She first received media attention as an actress who played opposite of Stephen Chow and as his love interest. After which she later on went to have her own successful career. Cecilia began her career being casted in a television commercial for lemon tea where she caught the attention of Stephen Chow. From there, she started acting opposite Stephen Chow. She would then win the award as Best Newcomer at the Hong Kong Film awards for her role in Fly Me to Polaris.
Cecilia is also known as a Cantopop singer, releasing Cantonese-language songs. She has released several singles and albums and is quite popular in Hong Kong.
Jia is a popular singer and rapper as well as an accomplished actress. Born on February 3, 1989, in Hunan province in China, Jia began her career in acting in 2007 when she was recruited by JYP Entertainment. She eventually moved to Seoul in order train where she attended Seoul Institute of the Arts. She finally got her big break when she was selected to be part of the girl group Miss A, along with another Chinese singer and actress, Fei.
Jia has since then left Miss A and JYP Entertainment when her contract expired and has since continued a solo career in China where her solo singles have charted 6 on Billboard China. She has also won the Breakthrough Female Artist of the Year award at the 5th Annual VChart Awards.
8. Wang Likun
Wang Likun is an actress, dancer and singer who was born on March 22, 1985. She is best known for roles in television such as Seven Swordsmen, Beauty’s Rival in Palace, Beijing Youth, Miss Assassin, Think Before You Marry, and Twice Blooms the Flowers. This beautiful actress and singer was discovered by Chinese director Tsui Hark in 2004 and has since then been a fan favorite. She has even won the award for the Most Popular Actress at the 22nd Beijing College Student Film Festival.
Likun also has a singing career which she has released three Singles, one of which is part of the Original Soundtrack for the movie Think Before You Marry where she also starred in. She is not only a beauty but has a lovely singing voice as well.
7. Liu Yifei
Born as An Feng , Liu Yifei is a popular actress, singer and model. This actress from Wuhan, Hubei, China started her acting career in 2003. She started getting offers for work right after she entered Beijing Film Academy. Her first TV performance was in The Story of a Noble family. The series achieved the highest ratings on CCTV and was received with positive reviews. After that, she was chosen for the role of Wang Yuyan in the movie Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils. She continues to receive various offers to appear on TV and in cinema. Due to her beauty and elegance on-screen, she even earned the nickname, Fairy Sister, from the media and her fans.
Liu Fei has a thriving musical career as well. She signed up with Sony Music Entertainment Japan in 2005 where she released her first Japanese single “Mayonaka no Door” in 2006. Her debut album Liu Yifei was released the following month in various countries such as Hong Kong, Mainland China, Taiwan and parts of Southeast Asia. She is known for her diverse repertoire including rap and soft rock.
6. Zhou Xun
Born in 1974 in Quzhou, Zhejiang Province in China, Zhou Xun is considered by many one of the most beautiful Chinese singers and actresses to day. She is one of the Four Dan Actresses of China (which Zhao Wei is also a part of). This multi-talented celebrity rose to international fame for her earlier roles in movies such as Suzhou River and Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress.
She first entered the film industry with the musical film, Perhaps Love, for which she earned various awards in China and Hong Kong for acting skills. Her acting projects were not only critically acclaimed but were commercially successful making her one of the most, if not the most popular and famous celebrities in China.
A string of successful projects followed. In her first Hong Kong film Hollywood Hong Kong directed by Fruit Chan, Zhou impressed critics with her performance. Hollywood magazine Variety praise Zhou saying “Zhou is superb, moving with ease between her various personalities and always convincing in each”. Her next film, romance-themed A Pinwheel Without Wind won her the Hundred Flowers Awards for Best Actress. Among Zhou’s earlier notable works also include television series The Legend of the Condor Heroes and the film Baobei in Love.
Zhou has won Best Actress honors from the Beijing College Student Film Festival, the Asian Film Awards, Chinese Film Media Awards, the Chinese Director’s Association Awards, the Golden Horse Awards, the Golden Bauhinia Awards, the Golden Rooster Awards, the Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards, the Hong Kong Film Awards, the Shanghai Film Critics Award, and the Hundred Flowers Awards; as well as the French award-giving body Festival du Film de Paris.
Zhou also has a music career. She has had two solo albums already that has been met with great success.
5. Wang Feifei
Wang Feifei or better known for the mononym Fei is a Chinese singer, actress and model. Born on April 27, 1987, in Haikou, Hainan, China, Fei made her first debut as a member and leader of the South Korean girl group, Miss A, in July 2010. Due to her popularity and beauty, she has also had cameo roles in Korean dramas. She is a popular host and presenter in various variety programs in South Korea and in China and has risen to popularity because she’s able to showcase other skills aside from singing. She has released several songs in her solo career aside from her stint as part of Miss A. She continues to wow the crowds for her hosting abilities and is considered one of the most recognized Chinese actresses on Korean Television. She has also modeled for different Chinese and Korean brands due to her very youthful and enticing looks.
4. Zhao Wei
Zhao Wei, also known as Vicki Zhao, is an actress and pop singer based in China. She is considered as one of the most popular female actresses in China and in other Chinese-speaking regions. She is also one of the Four Dan Actresses in China (Zhou Xun is also part of that group). Zhao who studied in Beijing Film Academy rose to popularity almost overnight after for her role in the hit TV series in 1998, My Fair Princess, for which she won the Best Actress Award (Golden Eagle Award). My Fair Princess enjoyed a huge success in the East and Southeast Asian regions that she is considered as China’s first “national idol.”
In Zhao Wei’s 20 years acting career, she has starred in many movies that would later become box-office hits such as Shaolin Soccer in 2001, Red Cliff in 2008 and 2009, Painted Skin and Painted Skin: The Resurrection in 2008 and 2012, Dearest in 2014 and Lost in Hong Kong in 2015. She has won several awards from different award giving bodies such as the Huabiao Awards, Hundred Flower Awards, Shanghai International Film Festival, Changchun Film Festival and the Shanghai Film Critics Awards for movies such as Mulan in 2009 and A Time to love in 2005. In 2014, Zhao Wei returned to the cinema for the movie Dearest after taking an almost 2-year sabbatical from acting. She won Best actress for her role in that movie.
She is also a very accomplished singer as she has a singing career and has released seven albums since 1999. She has even won Favorite Artist from Mainland China at the MTV Asia Award in 2006.
3. Victoria Song
Our top three most beautiful singer is Victoria Song. Born as Song Qian, Victoria is a singer, actress, dancer, model and presenter who is currently part of the girl group f(x). Originally from Qingdao, China, this actress and singer studied and majored in Chinese Ethnic Dance at the Beijing Dance Academy. Because of her beauty, she was scouted by SM Entertainment and passed her audition. As a result, she initially started her acting and modeling career in South Korea before joining the girl group f(x). In 2010, Victoria gained fame as part of We Got Married Season 2, as well as being a cast member of KBS’s Invincible Youth. That year, she won the Popularity Award at the MBC Entertainment Awards. She also began to take up acting in China, playing lead roles in dramas such as When Love Walked In, Beautiful Secret, Ice Fantasy and the film My New Sassy Girl. In 2012, she also won the Best New Actress Award at the China National Drama Awards.
Victoria has also had a very successful career as part of the girl group f(x). She has also performed a collaboration with Zhou Mi and has released several songs which have been part of movie soundtracks and topped the billboard charts.
2. Li Bingbing
Second on our list and our runner up is actress and singer Li Bingbing. Li who was born in Wuchang City, China in 1973 is most famous for her role in the movie Seventeen Years back in 1999. Since then, she has rave reviews for her roles in in A World Without Thieves (2004), Waiting Alone (2005), The Knot (2006), The Forbidden Kingdom (2008), The Message (2009), Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame (2010) and Zhong Kui: Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal (2015). This beauty had initially no ambition to be a celebrity. She had even enrolled specifically for a high school meant for prospective school teachers. However, she found her interest in acting and really made a splash onto the big screen. She even built a career in Hollywood starring in movies such as Resident Evil: Retribution and Transformers: Age of Extinction. She combines her beauty with the grace that befits of a multi-talented, multi-awarded actress.
1. Fan Bingbing
Topping our list of most beautiful Chinese female singers is Fan Bingbing. She is rated as one of the most beautiful, most popular and most respected actress in China today. Born on September 16, 1981 in Qingdao, China, she has topped Forbes China Celebrity in 2013, 2014 and 2015 and has consistently been in the top 10 for the past 6 years. This actor, singer and producer grew in popularity after hit television show My Fair Princess in 2003. In 2003, she also starred in Cell Phone, which became the highest-grossing Chinese film of the year, and received critical acclaim at the Hundred Flowers Award. She is also an accomplished pop singer and is known to have a keen eye for fashion. Many even call her the queen of beauty. She is one of the highest-paid actresses in the world and has also been called a fashion icon due to frequent appearances on the red carpet, movie premieres, and fashion shows.
Aside from her acting and modeling career, she is also a very accomplished singer having released a studio album in 2005 and 13 singles which have also become theme songs for various TV series in China.
And that my friends is our top 10 list of the most beautiful Chinese female singers in 2017. I am quite sure there are more beautiful Chinese singers out there we weren’t able to include in this list. How about you? Do you agree with this list? Are there singers we forgot to include on this list? How would you rank their beauty? Let us know how you would rank the most beautiful Chinese female singers by leaving us a comment.