Dick Lee breaks down every song on his 30-year-old album The Mad Chinaman

To celebrate The Mad Chinaman's 30th anniversary, Dick Lee will perform all the songs of the album at the Esplanade Concert Hall on Sept 15.
To celebrate The Mad Chinaman's 30th anniversary, Dick Lee will perform all the songs of the album at the Esplanade Concert Hall on Sept 15.ST PHOTO: SAHIBA CHADHARY

SINGAPORE - In 1989, singer, songwriter and entertainment scene stalwart Dick Lee released what is arguably his most significant album, The Mad Chinaman.

A regional hit, the album paid tribute to the city's multicultural environment by putting an electronic pop twist to ethnic songs.

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