(August) Teenager Tong Yu Shu is a participant on The Voice of China, Season 4, Episode 4.
On the episode where he’s featured, as well as in these internet articles, Tong said that his voice and physical appearance changed after a medical operation, affecting his emotional state and confidence at that time. He also grew out his hair to hide his scars, and is often mistaken as a transgender. Now, he is determined to use his newly unique voice and carve out a music career for himself.
In the internet articles, he is listed as a former music student at NAFA in Singapore, but had to stop his studies due to his health condition, and seek treatment back in China.
Note: The Voice of China is a popular reality television singing competition in China, on the search for fresh music talents. It is the Chinese version of the global series, The Voice.
Media: zhenren.com, ent.lnd.com.cn, ent.qq.com