Top 10 Popular Chinese Songs 2019

In this post, we want to share with you, our Top 10 Popular Chinese / Mandarin Songs 2019 you must hear.

There are many good and beautiful Chinese songs released and reach it's popularity last year, such as Eric Chou's How Have You Been? , Hebe Tien's A Little Happiness, Mayday's Here, After, Us and much more. Some of them still popular now, but others are not anymore.

To make this list, we have summarized several Chinese music charts such as KKBOX, UFO Mandarin Chart, YinYueTai, social media, and our personal opinion.

(Please note that in this list, we don't just list 2019 released song, but also 2018,2017 songs which are still popular in 2019.)

Last Updated
May 10, 2019

We have added latest some popular Chinese songs and removed the songs which are not popular anymore.

So, here we go:

A-Lin - A Kind of Sorrow 有一種悲傷

There are lot new popular Chinese song which rocked Mandopop lovers badly, "A Kind of Sorrow" is one of them. This A-Lin's latest single is a sad song which also became official theme song of Taiwanese movie, More Than Blue. We hope you don't shed a tears while enjoying this amazing song. 

Eric Chou 周興哲 - What's Wrong 怎麼了

The latest song from new-gen king of the lovelorn people, Eric Chou 周興哲. The 怎麼了 (What's Wrong) is part of his new album, 終於了解自由 (Freedom) which just released on January 10, 2019. Only in 24 hours after its release, The song official music video that released on Youtube has been watched by nearly 500k viewers. The perfect combination between a smooth RnB touch and Eric Chou's warm voice surely will make both of your heart and ears delighted.

See the lyrics here: Eric 周興哲 - What's Wrong 怎麼了Lyrics

Chen Xue Ning 陳雪凝 - Green 綠色

A hits from young and talented Chen Xue Ning 陳雪凝, 綠色 (lv se). A song which translated as "Green" in english is one of most popular Chinese song in 2019. This song's lyrics and melody are just awesome. It's not surprising that this song is became top songs in some charts in Taiwan and China itself. 

高爾宣 OSN - Without You 沒了妳

The song that must added in this list is the "Without you" from 高爾宣 OSN. "Without you" is the only RnB song in this list, so if you are interested to Chinese RnB song, you should listen this song. Beside "Without you", this young talented rapper became noticed by a lot of Mandopop listeners because of his "Why You Gonna Lie"

Ronghao Li 李榮浩 - If I Were Young 年少有為

Ronghao Li is definitely getting more and more attention in the Mandopop universe with his If I Were Young. A learn-from-youth themed song which make lot of people can't hold their tears down. If I Were Young ("If I have achievements when I was young" if I translate by its meaning) tells us a story about a man who isn't rich in his youth, he is broken up with his girlfriend because of his lack of money. And then, when he gets old, he became a rich man, marry a girl and have a family. But his wife isn't same as his past girlfriend, she couldn't understand him. Even now he is rich, have a lot of money, houses and cars, he isn't happy. He was wondering that his life wouldn't be like this if he was rich when he was young. Such a sad song. Do you like it?

G.E.M 鄧紫棋 - Love Finds Way 岩石裡的花

A new song from famous Mandopop singer, G.E.M. This is a new Chinese song you should listen this month. A new song which will suit best for a slow-song lovers, perfectly blended with G.E.M high-tone beautiful voice. The music video is great too, it has been watched by more than 4 millions people now. Are you one of them?

A Shin 阿信 - The Hidden Memories 隱形的紀念

The new single from Mayday singer, A Shin. The Hidden Memories was sung by Kousuke Atari in Japanese before A Shin re-arragement it in  this 2019. The tender voice of A Shin make this song very warm, nice and will give you the goose bump. The simple yet great music video will make you feel deeper. Listen it and tell us how do you think?

See the lyrics here: A Shin 阿信 - The Hidden Memories 隱形的紀念 Lyrics

Fish Leong 梁靜茹 - How Am I 我好嗎

This song, which released on May 26, 2019, is sure fire one of the most popular Chinese song in 2019. Sung by famous Malaysian singer, Am I Good success catching attention from Malaysia, Singapore, and Taiwan. The music of video of this emotional song was directed by Xu Yu Ting, famous director of several drama.

"Am I good, do you even care?"

See the lyrics here: Fish Leong 梁靜茹 - Wo Hao Ma 我好嗎 Lyrics

Tiger Hu 胡彥斌 - Take Everything You Want 你要的全拿走

A well-known singer-songwriter Tiger Hu released a new song called Take Everything You Want in this year. The groovy chorus and the beats will make you love this song, it's not like another generic love songs out there. This song is one of the most played song in these last 4 months in 2019 and its music video in Youtube was viewed by more than 18 millions viewer until now. Have you listened it?

Jolin Tsai 蔡依林 - Ugly Beauty 怪美的

Ugly Beauty is part of his fourteenth studio album. The Ugly Beauty marks the grand return of the Queen of Chinese Pop after her 2014's "Play" This amazing song has been doing very good and got #1 position in some Chinese music charts.
What makes this song so special is, besides the quality of the song, that this song is an answer from Jolin to all of her haters. She can through all of the criticism from the haters, medias, netizens and make her became a stronger person.
Absolutely one of the best Chinese song and music video I've ever listened.

"Who are you to say, beautiful or ugly, if you ask me I would say Im insanely beautiful.."

See the lyrics here: Eve Ai 艾怡良 - Forever Young Lyrics

Listen popular Chinese song in these best music streaming apps:
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Another our personal Chinese songs favorite:

*the MV is below the lyrics.

Yisa Yu 鬱可唯 - Lu Guo Ren Jian 路過人間: See the lyrics here.
Zhang Zi Zhao 張紫豪 - Ke Bu Ke Yi 可不可以 : See the MV and the lyrics here.
Yoga Lin 林宥嘉 - Bie Rang Wo Zou Yuan 別讓我走遠 : See the lyrics here.
R-chord 謝和弦 - Spare Tire 備胎: See the MV and lyrics here.
F.I.R 飛兒樂團 - The Freedom Song 自由之歌: See the MV and the lyrics here.
Mayday 五月天 - Innocence 純真: See the MV and the lyrics here.

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So, that is our top 10 popular Chinese/Mandarin songs in 2019. Do you have listened to it all? how do you think?  Do you have your favorite song this year? let's share it with us! And..., don't forget to share this post with your friend and make sure he/she know these good mandarin songs!
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32 comment:

  1. I wish I knew chinese then I might have interest in chinese songs as well. Any how, I have many chinese friends will share it with them and hope that they will love it

    1. Well, you don't have to know the language to like the song. There are millions of kpop fans and most of them aren't Korean

    2. I also don't know Chinese but I love them. They are best for me when I am studying because as I don't know language my mind don't distract with lyrics and they just feel melodic. Well I will learn Chinese some day in future. I love it.

  2. One of my previous favorites by Craig Huo 霍經倫. (霍经纶).

  3. Da Zhuang 大壯 - We're Different 我們不一樣 is brilliant!
    2nd favorite: JJ Lin 林俊傑 - Little Big Us 偉大的渺小
    Thank you so much for making this list!!! Chines people have talent! (Sammi Chang is my No1)

  4. A correction here, Xue Zhi Qian changed his name to Joker years ago. By the way, thanks for sharing. (Thumbs up)

  5. Hi fellas,
    Thank you so much for this wonderful article really!
    If you need to know more about the Greatest new song 2018 I think this is the right place for you!

  6. Hello,

    Heard this song while I was in Beijing last week. Trying to find out what it was. Tried Shazzam with no luck. Not sure how else to find it. Anyone heard it before? Not sure if it's C-pop or what. Link below to some video we captured while it was playing.

  7. Thanks! I really love all these songs that you put in here. Although I am Chinese, I grew up in Hong Kong so I don't really know much Chinese songs. And you introduced me to so many more new Chinese songs. My favorite song is Jay Chou's 告白氣球! I love all Jay Chou's song! Here are some other really awesome songs that he sang: 青花瓷
    9 and 菊花台 (
    Once again, thankyou!

    1. Hello Moon,
      Glad you like our list.
      I'm Jay Chou fans too, both of 青花瓷 and 菊花台 are Jay Chou's Chinese Style Song (中國風). If you like that songs, I'm sure you will like another Jay Chou 中國風 song.
      Anyway, thank you for came to my blog.
      Have a nice day, Moon.

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  9. I am also looking for Kenji Wu his song in pinyin. The 3rd song from his Humorous Life album. Any help with that is appreciated.

    1. Hi Caspar Ter Horst,
      The 3rd song from his latest album is "Humorous Life 人生超幽默" right?
      you can see the lyrics + pinyin here:

  10. Thank you for the list. I’m trying to learn Mandarin and having music to listen and read in English helps.

  11. This is such a cool page! I'm studying Chinese and this helps a lot :)

  12. Thank you for sharing.. Need more mandarin good songs in 2018.. hehe

  13. I am a chinese's student, and I really appreciated all those songs above.
    I wish next times you could post not only songs, but also its lyrics in pinyin it will be great for chinese's students like me.

    1. Hello,
      Sure, we have added the lyrics with pinyin too.
      You can click the link below the song in the list to see the song's lyrics post.

  14. I m surprised that "we are different" wo meng bu yi yang is not in the top ten list. I hear this song everyday at least 4 to 5 times from the radio.

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  17. 第一個是什麽鬼啊,這些歌都只是臺灣流行的吧,大陸和香港被你吃了嗎

  18. Hello, can somebody help me find a chinese song. It’s a duet with a man and a woman and it has a black and white mv and they were sitting across each other!

  19. Thank you so much for this list! Not only it's full of great songs to listen to, it's always keep updating! which is great, but there are so many amazing songs that used to be on this list and are now nowhere to be seen (for example Joker Xue's Actress, A-Mei's Full Name , Eason Chan's Let Me Stay By Your Side, Li Yu Gang etc...), do you think you can separate the list according to years? that way there'll be a list for each year which will make it easier to follow:)
    Thank you so much:)

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  21. i have a handful of recommendations for cpop songs if you're into r&b, hip-hop, edm, and trap <3

  22. Please I wanna have a personal discussion with the admin here. .

    Send me an email