In this episode, we speak with Singaporean singer-songwriter Jason Yu about his humble beginnings busking along Orchard Road to garnering over a million streams on his original, heartfelt tracks.
Other stories include:
Chinese spa mogul abducted in Bangkok’s Phrom Phong area rescued by police | Sweat and Spread?: Lombok Police investigating zumba session involving hundreds of women | Royal Caribbean cruise passenger does not have COVID-19: Health Ministry | Fancy glamping? Facebook user rents out living room as ‘camp’ site | Quezon City residents below 18 years old barred from leaving homes | Sarawak student arrested after tossing cat into the air for TikTok | Indonesian boy breaks bones after being launched into the air by a kite | This very good Yangon boy waited by his ‘missing’ poster until found
The Coconuts Podcast delivers impactful, weird, and wonderful reporting by our journalists on the ground in eight cities: Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Manila, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, and Bali. Listen to headline news and insightful interviews on matters large and small, designed for people located in – or curious about – Southeast Asia and Hong Kong.