Taiwan indigenous singer fights to sing ′men′s′ song | Asia | An in-depth look at news from across the continent | DW | 24.05.2021

Visit the new DW website

Take a look at the beta version of dw.com. We're not done yet! Your opinion can help us make it better.

  1. Inhalt
  2. Navigation
  3. Weitere Inhalte
  4. Metanavigation
  5. Suche
  6. Choose from 30 Languages

Asia

Taiwan indigenous singer fights to sing 'men's' song

Seredau, an award-winning indigenous singer in Taiwan, has been working in the tribe for years to pass on the art of music. She broke a cultural taboo by singing the song "exploit-praising (Semaljawliyan)," which is traditionally only sung by men.

Watch video 05:29