2 June 1972 (age 45)
Ho Yeow Sun (simplified Chinese: 何耀珊; pinyin: Hé Yàoshān; born June 2), better known as Sun Ho or simply Sun, is a Singaporean pop music singer.
Ho is the first Asian singer to top the US Billboard Dance Chart and the UK MusicWeek Chart. She is the first Chinese pop singer to be invited to the 46th Annual Grammy Awards 2004 and to present at the American Dancestar Music Awards 2004. She is also invited to perform at the Hollywood Film Festival 2003. It all started when her debut American single "Where Did Love Go" reached #1 on the Billboard's Hot Dance Club Play "Breakout" Chart for the week ending December 22, 2003. Subsequently, three of her singles, "One With You," "Without Love" and "Gone" have reached #1 positions on the Billboard Dance Chart and four of her singles, "One With You," "Without Love," "Ends Of The Earth" and "Gone" have reached #1 positions on the UK MusicWeek Chart.
Ho holds an M.A. degree in Counseling, and worked as a counselor / pastor for troubled teens from 1996 to 2001. Sun is married to Rev Kong Hee, who is the founder of City Harvest Church, Singapore. Ho previously served as the church's music director and has been described by the church as its "co-founder". Since establishing her career as a pop artist in April 2002, she continues to be involved in raising funds for various charitable organizations. Her humanitarian team had been involved in the Tsunami Disaster Relief Operations (2005), building of schools and medical clinics in Indonesia and China.
In July 2005, Ho opened a streetwear boutique, SKIN Couture, at The Marina Square (Singapore), which carries apparels and accessories from American labels such as True Religion, Antik Denim, Bejeweled, etc. She opened her second store on October 2006 at The Heeren Shops (Singapore) carrying Japanese labels like Queen Of A Luxury Lover, Double Standard, Chelseagarb, etc. Ho and her SKIN partners acquired exclusive distribution for Ed Hardy in Singapore, and opened its first flagship store in Asia at The Heeren Shops (Singapore) on October 29, 2005.
Currently Ho resides in the USA, and travels often to Taiwan and China.
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