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Meet Sin Sisamouth's wife

Meataphoum Music Production Company interviewed Keo Thorng Gnut, the wife of Sin Sisamouth, Cambodian most famous and highly prolific singer-song writer in the 1950s to the 1970s.

Here's an excerpt from the interview:

"Before my husband [Sin sisamouth] passed away, he used to tell me not to worry about anything. He said even if he died, his songs would live, which means I would get some kind of pension from the state and royalties from those music companies that make profit over the songs. But it's been more than 20 years and nobody cares about us."

--- Keo Thorng Gnut

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2 Responses to “Meet Sin Sisamouth's wife”

  1. # Anonymous tharum

    Thanks you for this piece. You, as always, have some good stuff for me to read.  

  2. # Blogger yeow

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