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Meet the Singaporean behind Super Junior-M hits

Songwriter Gen Neo, who wrote tunes such as It's You, made inroads with help of university mate who is in Korean group

Published on Jun 19, 2014 12:28 PM

It pays to keep in touch with old college mates - especially when they are K-pop idols.

So Singaporean songwriter Gen Neo has found, after making inroads into the Korean pop music market with the help of his university mate, Henry Lau of K-pop group Super Junior-M fame.

Speaking to Life! over the telephone from Seoul, where he has been based for the past 11/2 years, Neo, 25, says:

"Growing up, I listened to Jay Chou and Wang Leehom, so I never thought I'd be someone who would ever get into the Korean industry.

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