Who are the most famous & successful Vietnamese singers? 

The music industry in Vietnam is full of talented singers and musicians, who excel at a variety of music genres from traditional ballads, cheesy pop tunes, urban hip hop beats and EDM riffs, etc. all of which create diverse “colors” in today’s music scene. Discover the most famous Vietnamese singers rising to char-topping stardom in this article. 

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Vietnam’s music industry has strongly developed in recent times with the rise of many talented Vietnamese singers who contribute to raise the profile of Vietnamese music on the World stage. Let’s take a look at the article below to find the 10 most influential singers in this dynamic industry. 


Son Tung MTP - top most famous Vietnamese singers

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Son Tung M-TP or Nguyen Thanh Tung, borned in Thai Binh province on July 5th, 1994, is one of the most talented male composers & singers in Vietnam. He launched his career in 2012 with the top hit of self-written singles “Con mua ngang qua” and “Em cua ngay hom qua”. Following his success are continuously famous singles, namely “Chac ai do se ve”, “Lac troi” and “Noi nay co anh”. 

From his debut until now, all singles of this Thai Binh’s singer are enthusiastically welcomed by a huge number of audiences. Particularly he was in collaboration with prominent rapper Snoop Dogg in July 2019 to release “Give it to me” (Hay trao cho anh), which drastically set a 24-hour record for Vietnamese music videos with 25.8 million views on Youtube on the very first day. 

Son Tung is one of the most successful male Vietnamese singers who create a poowerful way to Vietnamese culture and music. The “Prince of V-pop” has proudly received many honorable awards, in which the most outstanding can be named as MTV Europe Music Award, a Mnet Asian Music Award, a Dedication Music Award, seven Green Wave Awards and a representative on Forbes Vietnam’s 2018. Besides the admirable achievements above, the voice of “Give it to me” also established his own company, M-TP Entertainment in late 2017 with the main focus on professional art performances.


- Birthday: July 5th, 1994

- Birthplace: Thai Binh province 

- Height: 5ft6 (1m70)

- Zodiac Sign: Cancer 

- Net Worth: $4.9 million 

- Twitter: https://twitter.com/sontungmtp777?lang=en

- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sontungmtp/?hl=en

- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MTP.Fan


Dong Nhi - one of the most famous female Vietnamese singers

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Dong Nhi (or Mai Hong Ngoc) was born and raised in Hanoi on October 13rd, 1988. She developed her music talent at a very young age. Her first single “Khoc” (Cry), released independently in 2008 became a hit, helping her gain recognition in the music industry and get signed to Tinu Production Company. 

One year later, she came back with her first official debut album, The First Step, winning the Favorite Album Award at the HTV Awards, and released the song “Tung thuoc ve nhau”, which became a big hit, marking an important milestone in her singing career. Since then, her musical products also gained numerous significant achievements, especially the second album, I Wanna Dance, which topped a number of music charts in Vietnam, China and Spain and won Favorite Female Singer for the fourth continuous time. 

Dong Nhi is one of the most successful Vietnamese singers when appearing in the list of the 30 Under 30 by Forbes Vietnam on January, 25th 2016. Besides, the famous female singer was in charge of the coach in the fourth season of The Voice Kids of Vietnam alongside her boyfriend Ong Cao Thang. In November 2019, Dong Nhi got married to Ong Cao Thang in an emotional wedding that received plenty of attention and admiration from the public. 


- Birthday: October 13rd, 1988

- Birthplace: Hanoi

- Height: 5ft5 (1.66m)

- Zodiac Sign: Libra 

- Net Worth: $1-5 million

- Twitter: https://twitter.com/dongnhi_singer

- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/singerdongnhi/?hl=en

- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dongnhi


Toc Tien 

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Nguyen Khoa Toc Tien is the real name of Toc Tien, one of the topt talented female Vietnamese singers, model and actress. She was born in Ho Chi Minh city on May 13rd, 1989 and early became a teen idol. She participated in many singing contests and released two first albums, Nu cuoi nang mai in 2007 and Toc Tien thieu nu in 2008. In 2009, her third solo album named My turn was released, marking her sexually-changed image in public. During the period from 2009 to 2014, she frequently performed on Thuy Nga Production’s show. 

The breakthrough in her career is in 2015, when Toc Tien appeared in the first season of the television series of The Remix, when she had a chance to perform the song “Ngay Mai” with the dance of “Vu dieu cong chieng”, which gained more than 500,000 Youtube views after more than a day of release. As mentioned on the list of top beautiful and talented Vietnamese singers, Toc Tien continues her success with many notable singles, namely “Em khong la duy nhat” and “Co ai thuong em nhu anh”, which are also warmly welcomed by Vietnamese fans and helped her gain the Award “Song of the year” in 2019.

Besides being a talented singer, the voice of “Ngay Mai” is well-educated with an impressive profile. She used to be a student at Le Hong Phong High School for the Gifted in Ho Chi Minh city and studied Biology at Pasadena City College in California, US and then changed to the major of Communications at California State University during the time she pursued her singing career regardless of her parent’s strong objection. 


- Birthday: May 13rd, 1989 

- Birthplace: Ho Chi Minh city 

- Height: 5ft7 (1.7m)

- Zodiac Sign: Taurus

- Net Worth: $2 million 

- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/toctien1305/?hl=en

- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/toctien1305

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My Tam - among top successful Vietnamese singers 

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My Tam is the stage name of Phan Thi My Tam, born in Danang on January 16th, 1981. She is a famous singer and songwriter and has become  one of the most successful Vietnamese female singers of two decades and on the Spotify platform in 2021, just preceded by Den Vau rapper, Son Tung M-TP and Hoang Thuy Linh singer. Her best-known songs are “Hoa Mi Toc Nau” and “Uoc Gi” that have been accompanied with her title during her singing career. The owner of the song “Uoc Gi” showed her talent in music at a very young age, but until the year of 2000 when she entered the Asia New Singer Competition held in Shanghai China and won a bronze medal. 

As one of the most successful Vietnamese singers, My Tam released her debut album Endless love in 2001, which became a big hit and sold 100,000 copies, making it the best-selling album in Vietnamese recording history. In 2004, her concert “Ngay Ay & Bay Gio” in two big stadiums in Vietnam was the most expensive one in the Vietnamese music industry at that time and she became the first music artist in Vietnam to have a sould out stadium. Thanks to all achievement and great success, My Tam was recognized as “Queen of V-Pop” and “the number one pop star in Vietnam”. 


- Birthday - January 16th, 1981

- Birthplace: Da Nang 

- Height: 5ft7 (1.71m)

- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn 

- Net Worth: $4 million 

- Twitter: https://twitter.com/mytamtweet

- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mytam_singer/?hl=en

- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mytam.info


Ho Ngoc Ha - one of the most special Vietnamese singers 

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Born in Hue city on November, 25th, 1984, Ho Ngoc Ha is a Vietnamese model, singer, actress, and entertainer. She rose to prominence as a fashion model thanks to her exotic good looks which are created from her Eurasian mixed genes (her grandfather was French). She began the career of professional modeling at the age of 15 and gained considerable achievements. However, she set her sights on pursuing the career of a professional singer, then finally in 2004, the gorgeous super model recorded her debut solo album, 24 Gio 7 Ngay, which was the start to introduce her onto the pop music scene of Vietnam and allowed her to partake in numerous live shows throughout Vietnam

She is in the top list of Vietnamese singers owning the highest Youtube views as well as on other social flatforms. Thanks to her powerful distinctive voice and elegant style of performing, Ho Ngoc Ha achieved plenty of success, especially in 2006 in her tour to the US, she released the albums of Muon Noi Voi Anh and Ao Anh that became a big hit in her singing career. She won a series of prestigious awards such as Favorite Female Vocalist, Dedicated Female Singer Award 2007, Golden Album Award, etc. particularly in the Asian Song Festival in Korea with her performance of the song, My apology, the talent singer defeated many other famous representatives from other countries, which is unprecedented in the history of Vietnamese music industry. 


- Birthday: November, 25th, 1984 

- Birthplace: Hue city

- Height: 5ft7 (1.72m)

- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius 

- Net Worth: $1.5 million 

- Twitter: https://twitter.com/ngocha4724

- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hongocha/?hl=en

- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/casihongocha


Ha Anh Tuan - top male Vietnamese singers

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Ha Anh Tuan is one of the most influential male singers in Vietnam, loved by his well-known, nique music productions and active, enthusiastic socialist. The talented singer in Ho Chi Minh rose to fame after joining a talent show of “Sao Mai Diem Hen” in 2006 and conquered the audience by his sweet, emotive voice. One of the most important milestones in his singing career is in 2016, when he launched the music project, See Sing Share, including 10 episodes released on YouTube channel. 

This project immediately became a public phenomenon and gained unexpected success, in which the Love Land and the Fragile liveshow sold out in only two hours after publishing. His music products had typical features that expressed his “personal identity” in singing with soothing melodies, simple, gentle rhythms and nostalgic sonority, which made considerable difference between most of Vietnamese singers. 

In his singing career, he achieved many honorable awards such as Dedication Music Award, Green Wave, Gold Album, Golden Apricot Award, Best New Artist, Inspiring Musica Show, Singer of the Year, etc. Ha Anh Tuan is also a dynamic ambassador in philanthropic activities such as the Rhino Protection Ambassador in South Africa, ambassador of The Vu A Dinh scholarship fund , and Power On campaign, etc. In addition, he develops his own business and is in charge of the Chairman of Viet Vision entertainment company. 


- Birthday: December 17th, 1984  

- Birthplace: Ho Chi Minh city

- Height: 5ft7 (1.7m)

- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn 

- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/haanhtuan.vietnamforest/?hl=en

- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/haanhtuanlhp


Noo Phuoc Thinh - top pop-ballad Vietnamese singers

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Noo Phuoc Thinh was born as Nguyen Phuoc Thinh in Ho Chi Minh City on December 18, 1988. He is a handsome V-Pop singer and occasional actor in Vietnamese television and film. Before becoming a professional singer, he had been known as a male model of Teen magazine from 2007 and 2008. His very first album, Ba cham, included 10 songs in various genres such as pop, rock, R&B with sad and romantic melodies about love and experiences of youth at the age of 20s. 

After that, he released the song, Mat em, which immediately became the first hit on social platforms, marking his critical milestones in his singing career, and became one of the top Vietnamese singers The years later, he published a myriad of music products that were shooted in Japan (Osaka, Kanazawa), Maldives in collaboration with the famous singer - Thuy Tien. The song “Cham Khe Tim Anh Mot Chut Thoi” released in September 2017 reached 100 million views on MP3 after just more than a month and became a YouTube view MV after no more than 24 hours of release. He was honorably awarded the Best Asian Artist Vietnam by Mnet Asian Music Award, Best Male Artist in VLive Awards 2017, top 10 Artists of Year, etc. Particularly, Noo Phuoc Thinh was the very first Vietnamese singer to partake in Hong Kong Asian - Pop Music Festival held in Hong Kong, China in 2018.  


- Birthday: December 18, 1988

- Birthplace: Ho Chi Minh City

- Height: 5ft7 (1.72m)

- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

- Net Worth: $1-5 million

- Twitter: https://twitter.com/phuocthinh_noo?lang=en

- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/p/CQQpY_wrWs3/?hl=en

- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/phuocthinh.noo


Bich Phuong - one of the best Vietnamese singers

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Bui Thi Bich Phuong or Bich Phuong as her stage name was born in Quang Ninh province on September 30, 1989. The pop music singer entered the entertainment industry as a contestant of Vietnam Idol in Season 3 in 2010 and established her firm position in the singing industry, becoming one of Vietnam’s most popular female singers of the 2010s. Her first album Chi la giau di, consisting of hit songs Em se quen, Co le em, etc. gained significant recognition and became the top album of the charts at the 2013 Zing Music Award. 

Also, the song “Em muon” achieved the top prizes at the YAN Vpop 20 Awards 2013, making her “Top 20 Singers” and “breakout Female Singer of the Year”. Noticeably, the charming singer from Quang Ninh received 7 awards nominations totally, particularly the song, Love charm, brought her 2 awards during Keeng Young Awards 2018, Music Video of the year at the 2019 Contribution Music Awards, which pushed her Youtube account to be the first to reach a million subscribers among the female soloists in Vietnam. 


- Birthday: September 30, 1989 

- Birthplace: Quang Ninh province 

- Height: 5ft6 (1.68m)

- Zodiac Sign: Libra 

- Net Worth: $3.15 million 

- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/accounts/login/?next=/bichphuongofficial/ 

- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bichphuongofficial


Den Vau - among the best Vietnamese singers & rappers

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Den Vau, whose real name is Nguyen Duc Cuong, is now the most renowned rapper in Vietnam with a huge fan and the most Spotify streamed Vietnamese artist in the country in 2019. Unlike the majority of rappers or singers in Vietnam, the music products of the male singer born in 1989 are reflections on his experiences and his journey in life. Because of the rustic, simple but meaningful lyrics in all songs, Den Vau received the huge recognition and great admiration of audiences. The MV of “Anh dech can gi nhieu ngoai em” rapidly became a phenomenon among the music industry with the 2.2 million view - top trending YouTube only after one day of release. In 2019, he became a rising star with a series of songs reaching millions of views after only 24 hours. 

Although the time he started the singing career is not too long, Den Vau has become one of the most famous Vietnamese singers & rappers who conquered the mass audience of different ages from GenZ to middle-aged, office workers, and young adults, etc. His advent in the music industry brought about the brand new “atmosphere”, which gives listeners a different feeling about the Rap genre that the Rap can be poetic, romantic, affectionate, and intellectual. He received many awards such as the Rap/ Hiphop/ R&B Song Keeng Young Wards, the Singer Award with breakthrough Activity at the We Choice Awards 2018, Inspirational singer Awards in We Choice Awards 2019, etc. In 2017 he won the Impressive Singes Award of VTV Awards and was nominated for the same Award two years later. 


- Birthday: May 13, 1989

- Birthplace: Dong Nai province 

- Height: 5ft9 (1.8m)

- Zodiac Sign: Taurus  

- Net Worth: $4.92 million 

- Twitter: https://twitter.com/denvauvn

- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/accounts/login/?next=/den.vau/

- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/denvau


Khoi My 

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The full name of Khoi My, her stage name, is Tran Khoi My, born on January 26th, 1997. She is a Vietnamese female singer, actress, MC and streamer. In 2010, the young singer released the hit song, Vi sao (Why), composed by Hoang rapper. This song became the turning point of her musical career. She debuted the album, Doi canh (the wings) at the beginning of 2011, which helped her gain the Promising Singer of the Zing Music Awards. She was active in television programs and TV shows, which brought her name closer to the audience, and became one of the most famous Vietnamese singers. 

The highlight in her career was in 2013, when the MV “Gui cho anh” (Send You) in the collaboration with Kelvin Khanh (her husband now), was released and won the MV of the Year Award at the Zing Music Awards. She continued to achieve great success with the MV of the short film titled “Nguoi yeu cu” (Ex-lover), which lead the prestigious in continuous weeks. 

After 6 months of uploading the MV, Old love reached tens of millions views. She appeared in the Top 10 most Favorite Singers of the year and enlisted in the top 30 most outstanding young people by Forbes. Currently, the singer with a soft, gentle voice owns 10 million likes and nearly 2 millions followers on her Fanpage and 10 million followers on social platforms.


- Birthday: January 26th, 1997

- Birthplace: Long Khanh city

- Height: 5ft3 (1.6m)

- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn 

- Net Worth: $105.2 thousand

- Twitter: https://twitter.com/trankhoimycasi?lang=en

- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/accounts/login/?next=/khoimy.khoimy/

- Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/fc.khoimy 

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