Music Monday: 2019 drama soundtracks edition

I find all the character relationships in this drama to be very interesting, but my top three would have to be Crown Prince x Emperor, Crown Prince x Lu Wenxi and Lu Wenxi x Crown Princess.

A good original soundtrack / theme song always makes the drama-watching experience more enjoyable, so I’ve included the theme songs and instrumentals that have really impressed me this year. Which drama soundtracks made an impression on you this year?

Royal Nirvana: Instrumentals by Ah Kun

As long as Royal Nirvana doesn’t derail in the last half, then this series will be my favourite drama of the year.
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Air date update, Fall 2019

[Updated for November]

It’s rumoured that palace/political intrigue dramas Thankful for the Remaining Years and Luo Jin & Li Yitong’s Royal Nirvana 鹤唳华亭 will be streaming in early November. Fingers and toes crossed!

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Promo Round-up: Ten Years Late

Ten Years Late stars Shawn Dou (See You Again) and Nazha (Return the World To You) as first loves that reunite after a decade. Xu Zhengxi, Song Yanfei, Wang Ziyun and Jin Zehao costar. The 30 episode drama releases 2 episodes every Thurs-Sun on iQiyi here (8 episode head start for members).

Theme song by Wang Zhengliang, Trailer 1

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Shawn Dou, Nazha in character for romance drama Ten Years Late

Promotional tagline: “Time is limited, so please don’t hide.”

Shawn Dou (Tribes and Empires) is reuniting with the director of See You Again in upcoming romance drama Ten Years Late 十年三月三十日, a loose adaption of Fumi Saimon’s manga series Asunaro Hakusho. Nazha (Fighter of the Destiny) has joined the cast as the female lead.

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