Besides I Love You, Ozaki Yutaka also wrote and sang “Oh My Little Girl”, a Japanese love song I fell in love with when I first heard it in Japan in 1994.
I Love You Position turned out to be the Korean version of I Love You by Yutaka Ozaki. No wonder I found the tune familiar. It is one of my favourite Ozaki’s songs.
Lyrics for Home in English and Mandarin and a compilation of videos of the various covers and performances of the song over the years.
Near the end of 2008, Singapore Channel 8 broadcasted The Little Nonya (小娘惹), a period drama about the Peranakans and its theme song 如燕.
I really enjoyed Dayo Wong’s Stand Up Comedy shows (黃子華棟篤笑) even though I may not fully understand the cultural references.
The Devotion of Suspect X proves that a good story can spawn a series of creative products crossing media and languages. In this case, a book in different languages (at least in Japanese, English and Mandarin) and movies in Japanese, Korean, and Mandarin.