Many different songs of Trịnh Cng Sơn can be heard from a luxury restaurant to a small corner of a caf. He was the most beloved song writer of Vietnam. Some foreigners learn Vietnamese only because they adore Trịnh Cng Sơns music.
Trịnh Cng Sơn was born in Huế, he moved to Ho Chi Minh City in 1965. Khnh Ly is the most associated singer with him. Her husky voice helped to popularize his music a lot. They often performed together in South Vietnam University campuses. He died of diabetes, liver and kidney failure. Thousands of people gathered at his funeral in Ho Chi Minh City.

Trịnh Cng Sơn always said : Writing a good song only needs the love to the music. My work is writing music, my hobby is always writing music
He wrote about 600 songs. Many of Trịnhs songs are love songs. Others are anti-war songs, written during Vietnam war. All of his songs have meaningful lyrics and the melodies are quite strange.
Unlike many other normal composers, Trịnh Cng Sơn used many descriptive languages to express his feelings, he even used words that some Vietnamese cannot understand the meaning. Although he studied in French, his Vietnamese vocabulary is unlimited. He composed words perfectly, his music was simple but it turned into masterpiece.

These are some hints of Trịnh Cng Sơn that we suggest you to hear:
1.Biển nhớ
2. Ct bụi
3. Chiếc l thu phai
4. Chiều một mnh qua phố
5. Dấu chn địa đng
6. Diễm xưa
7. Để gi cuốn đi
8. Đm thấy ta l thc đổ
9. Em hy ngủ đi
10. Hạ Trắng
Every year, many concerts are held to commemorate him. If youstudy Vietnamese and love to hear his famous songs, you can book a ticket before any of these performances. We are sure that after coming to hear Trịnhs music, you love him more!
VLS Team