(born November 20, 1962) is a popular Chinese folk music singer and the wife of Chinese leader, Xi Jinping. She gained popularity as a singer from her regular appearances on the annual CCTV New Year's Gala, a widely viewed mainland Chinese television program that airs during the Chinese New Year. She has won many honors in singing competitions nationwide. Her most famous works include People from Our Village (父老乡亲), Mount Chomolungma (珠穆朗玛), and On the Plains of Hope (在希望的田野上). Peng is a civilian member of China's People's Liberation Army and holds the civilian rank comparable to major general. She was one of the first in China to obtain a master's degree in traditional ethnic music when the degree was established in the 1980s.
31.10.2012 [Capital.gr] - Ο Xi επισκιάζεται επί του παρόντος από τη σύζυγό του, την Peng Liyuan, Λοχαγού στον PLA και απίστευτα δημοφιλούς τραγουδίστριας παραδοσιακών τραγουδιών. Το 1969, ο Xi εστάλη για να εργαστεί στη μαστιζόμενη από φτώχεια επαρχία Yanchuan στο
08.11.2012 Actualités - Découvrez Peng Liyuan, la Carla Bruni chinoise - Peng Liyuan, la future Première dame chinoise, est déjà une star dans son pays: chanteuse populaire à succès, elle est même plus célèbre que son mari.
07.08.2013 - and Family Planning Commission. Over at Jing Daily , Liz Flora reports that the Chinese first lady , Peng Liyuan […] has pointed out that Peng Liyuan could be seen as Chinas answer to Michelle Obama. Perhaps he had it backwards? Steve Le
29.10.2012 The timing of his succession to Hu Jintao at the head of the Party and State Military Affairs commission is still unknown. Xi is currently overshadowed by his wife, Peng Liyuan, a major general in the PLA and an incredibly ...
26.10.2012 [Shanghaiist] - Peng Liyuan, wife of the next President of China Xi Jinping, performs the "Laundry Song", a 50-year-old propaganda classic which purports to be sung by Tibetans desperate for the PLA and the Communist Party to liberate them. Tibetan overseas website