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Gigs Picks: G.E.M., Engelbert Humperdinck, Adam Cheng, Liza Wang and more

Hong Kong-based singer G.E.M
Hong Kong-based singer G.E.MPHOTOS: UNUSUAL ENTERTAINMENT, ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK, BIZ TRENDS MEDIA

G.E.M. NEW ALBUM HEARTBEAT PROMO TOUR - SINGAPORE

Heartbeat is Hong Kong-based singer G.E.M.'s first album since she wowed audiences on the China television competition, I Am A Singer, in 2014. It is packed with hits including Heartbeat, Long Distance and One Way Road, all of them written by her.

WHERE: Wisma Atria, 435 Orchard Road, Level 2 Atrium MRT: Orchard WHEN: Sunday, 4pm (admission time is noon) ADMISSION: Every purchase of Heartbeat from Jazzy Group comes with an autograph session entry pass. To buy, e-mail marketing@ jazzygroup.com or call Jazzy Group Malaysia Office on +603-5622-1600


ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK LIVE IN SINGAPORE 2016

The English singer's (photo) hits date back to the 1960s and 1970s, including Release Me, The Last Waltz and After The Lovin', and the 80-year-old still performs regularly around the world. Retirement? What's that?

WHERE: Grand Theatre, Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue MRT: Bayfront WHEN: Today, 8pm ADMISSION: $108 to $248 from Sistic (call 6348-5555 or go to www.sistic.com.sg)


ADAM CHENG AND LIZA WANG SINGAPORE CONCERT

Ahead of her 50th year in show business next year, the grand dame of Hong Kong entertainment Liza Wang (photo), 68, performs in Singapore with fellow veteran Adam Cheng, 69. The two had starred in many television dramas together in the 1970s and their chemistry should certainly be a highlight of the concert.

WHERE: The Star Theatre, 1 Vista Exchange Green, The Star Performing Arts Centre MRT: Buona Vista WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $78 to $238 from Sistic


ZOUK SOUND SYSTEM PRESENTS OLIVER HELDENS

Dutch electronic music producer Oliver Heldens was the highest-ranking house DJ in DJ Mag's list of Top 100 DJs last year at No. 12. The 21-year-old's hit tracks include Gecko (Overdrive) and he has performed at some of the biggest dance music stages in the world, including Ultra Miami and Tomorrowland in Boom, Belgium.

WHERE: Zouk, 17 Jiak Kim Street MRT: Orchard WHEN: Tomorrow ADMISSION: $28 (women), $33 (men), includes two standard drinks

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 15, 2016, with the headline 'Gig Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe