Raffles Hotel's reopening a chance for Kit Chan to walk down memory lane

Singer Kit Chan spent a lot of time in the past at Raffles Hotel's former eateries Empire Cafe and Seah Street Deli. She will be singing some classic tunes at the hotel's reopening event on Oct 18. LIANHE ZAOBAO FILE PHOTO
Singer Kit Chan spent a lot of time in the past at Raffles Hotel's former eateries Empire Cafe and Seah Street Deli. She will be singing some classic tunes at the hotel's reopening event on Oct 18. LIANHE ZAOBAO FILE PHOTO

Home-grown singer Kit Chan's upcoming performance at Raffles Hotel holds special meaning for her: It was the place where she held many meetings hashing out the details for her debut recording contract.

"Empire Cafe at Raffles Hotel was where I would meet my producer for all of the negotiations because it was near the office of my recording company at the time.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 08, 2019, with the headline 'Raffles Hotel's reopening a chance for Kit Chan to walk down memory lane'. Print Edition | Subscribe