Hi, I’m Makala Cheung 張 a Singer / Songwriter / Producer from Knowle West, Bristol, UK making Electronic Pop with a Chinese twist and Urban influences.
I’ve been featured on BBC Radio 1Xtra and BBC Introducing In The West and FIRE was No.1 in South West Ujima FM Chart Show.
Come see me at MINI MOON FESTIVAL 02 Academy Bristol Sun 1st October
Far East Meets West – music, dance, martial arts, origami and more – Book your tickets!
As featured on TV!!! Interview here (39+ mins)
Connect with me on email and I’ll send you a free song!
Book me for live gigs (solo and full electronic band).
“One of the most talented up and coming artists in Britain.” Steve Yabsley, BBC Radio Bristol
“One of our favourite maidens of the music scene.”
Sam Bonham, BBC Introducing in the West
“Makala Cheung’s got something really different to what other people are making, and always really good production,” Harriet Robinson, Bristol Music Show BCFM / Made In Bristol TV / BBC Introducing
“Oriental and western music skilfully blended together. A powerful voice. Provocative, stunning… powerful.” yinyuetai.com
“Emotive vocals with a slice of attitude.” The Flux
“A true original. Diverse songwriting talents.” JamSpere
I’m also a Bristol Woman cover girl / Bristol Happiness Champion / China Bureau Culture Ambassador / Bristol Live Magazine’s album of the month…and Empress of Cheung Island! I’m a headliner and main stage performances ( live electronic band / solo) include: International Women’s Day, Upfest, Shambala, Dot to Dot, Redfest, Brisfest, St Paul’s Carnival, Bristol Harbourside Festival, Keynsham Festival and Harbourside Festival; and runs Mini Moon Festival a ‘Far East meets West’ themed multi arts festival.
I’ve also had work exhibited in The Island art gallery, and my music and videos have featured on Bristol’s Big Screen.