Thursday, April 21, 2011
Sungha Jung is a South Korean prodigy guitarist who was born on September 2, 1996. He has risen to fame on YouTube and other sites, mainly through the South Korean audience.
Sungha typically takes three days to learn and practice a new song and video-record it for upload onto YouTube. His genre selection is rather broad, as he learns and plays many songs that are playable on guitar, therefore consequently spread across numerous genres.
He has won 13 awards on YouTube, including 6 #1 awards. Also on YouTube, Sungha has 38 videos with millions of views. His video with the most views is the "Pirates of the Caribbean" with 16,239,100 views on April 21, 2011.
Sungha has composed 18 songs at the beginning of 2011, two of which are featured in his debut álbum: Perfect Blue.
At the moment, he has been performing together with Mr. Big. He is also on tour with the American acoustic guitar player Trace Bundy.
from www.wikipedia.com – adapted by Milton França
Take a look at him playing: