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Real story behind song

Singer Della Ding Dang's breakout song mirrors her sad experience with a cheating boyfriend

Published on Aug 11, 2014 4:53 PM
 
Chinese balladeer Della Ding Dang (above) on how her beau broke her heart. -- PHOTO: ROCK RECORDS

There is a cruel truth behind Chinese balladeer Della Ding Dang's breakout song I Love You (2009), the theme song of popular Taiwanese idol drama Autumn's Concerto (2009).

The heart-rending scene of the 31-year-old singer catching her cheating boyfriend red-handed in the music video is her real-life story.

"I wanted to surprise my boyfriend with a birthday cake, but I found him with another woman," says the Zhejiang-born, Taiwan-based singer.

"I thought I would spring a surprise on him. Instead, he gave me a surprise."

 
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“I wanted to surprise my boyfriend with a birthday cake, but I found him with another woman.”

Chinese balladeer Della Ding Dang on how her beau broke her heart