The average time for him to sign a CD was 2.7 seconds.
In May 2008, he performed at the CCTV charity event The Giving of Love, dedicated to helping victims of the 2008 Sichuan earthquake. A preview of his 9th album was made available on 12 December 2011 on various Chinese internet radio channels.
Lin’s tenth anniversary album, Stories Untold was released on 13 March 2013. He has written songs for various musical artists while he was still a trainee under Ocean Butterflies under his mentors, Billy Koh and Sunkist Ng. He stayed on as a mentor for the second season of the show, which was released in October 2017, and the third season, which was released in October 2018.
In 2019, he took part in the Chinese food travelogue show, Chef Nic. He released the seventh album, Hundred Days, on 18 December 2009.
In May 2010, Lin performed in America for the first time at the Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Concert Tour (APAHM).
In June 2010, Lin performed together with the American singer, Sean Kingston at the opening concert of the Marina Bay Sands to thousands of invited VIPs guests. to Myself was released on 25 December 2015.
In 7 July 2016, Lin released “If Miracles had a Sound”, a 96-minute music documentary created over the course of 455 days, taking place throughout studios in the U.S., Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Lin has sold 1 million copies in less than a week and is extremely successful throughout Asia.
In July 2007, he broke a Guinness record by signing 3,052 CDs in 2 hours and 30 minutes. Lin debuted his musical career by releasing his debut album, Music Voyager (2003). It was held at the Royal Albert Hall, Hyde Park, Buckingham Palace and Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore. Lin has received three Golden Melody Awards, including one Best New Artist and two Best Mandarin Male Singer.
JJ Lin was born in Singapore and studied at Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) and Saint Andrew’s Junior College before completing his National Service. The theme song of the documentary, “Infinity and Beyond” was released on 21 June 2016.
In 19 December 2017, JJ Lin posted on his Instagram page that the past two years “had not been easy” and that he had been “searching constantly for a clear direction”, needing a ” shelter for the soul, a ‘SANCTUARY’”. His experimental debut album From M.E. Furthermore, he has a brother who was a major influence in his career choice.
In addition to Mandarin, Lin also sings in English, Hokkien (his native dialect) and Cantonese using romanized pronunciation system, and has released his songs in Cantonese. He worked with a few notable people on the album, including Ashin, Harry Chang , and his older brother Eugene Lin . During the signing, he was not allowed to drink or eat. Lin’s family consists of his father and mother who have a background in Chinese Classical Music, hence influencing the artist’s music. He also started his world tour “Timeline” in July 2013 in Taipei (Taiwan).
Lin co-wrote the song “Dreams” with Goh Kheng Long and Corrine May and performed the song live during the grand finale at the Chingay Parade on 27 and 28 February 2015.
One of his recent ventures in the world of music was a duet with Ayumi Hamasaki, for the latter’s music video, “The Gift” (and as of April 27, 2015, has about 1,882,459 page views).
In 2015, he was selected to perform the National Day Theme Song, “Our Singapore”, which was composed by Dick Lee. He was honored with the Top Local Artiste of the Year award, which is given out to Singaporean artists who generated the highest royalty earnings for the year.
He “penned songs and finished his Message In A Bottle album, which was released on 29 December 2017. Now, he has written over a hundred songs for other artists. Wayne Lin Jun Jie born 27 March 1981 better known by his stage name JJ Lin, is a Singaporean singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor.
A compilation of micro films were released in conjunction with the album, serving to expand the stories behind the songs. The store’s official launch was on 13 March 2009.
In May 2009, Lin won three awards at the 14th annual Composers and Authors Society of the UK (Compass) Awards Presentations, a ceremony that honors performers in the music scene. His notable compositions include “Remember” for Taiwanese singer A-Mei, A-Do’s “Let Go” Harlem Yu’s “What’s Wrong With You?” Cyndi Wang’s “When You” Vivian Hsu’s “Smiling Eyes” Comic Boyz’s “Heart of Superman” .
In Singapore, he was selected to perform the remixed version of “Home”, the theme song of the National Day Parade in 2004. It forced him to return to Singapore to recover and receive treatments. Lin’s eighth album, She Says was released on 8 December 2010.
In 2011, Lin signed a contract with the record label Warner Music Taiwan.
Lin’s ninth studio album, Lost N Found was released on 31 December 2011, right before the end of the year. At the same time, he and his team and “shared a common vision, starting on project “SANCTUARY” and built the space from ground zero.” In early 2018, he announced his “Sanctuary” concert tour began in Shanghai on March 17.
Lin has appeared in various advertisements for brands such as Sprite, Durex, Dota 2 and Cornetto Royale.
He is also the tourist ambassador for Singapore.
He was also involved in an anti-drugs event as an ambassador, in Taiwan. In Taiwan, he was awarded the Best New Artist award at the Golden Melody Awards.
He is well known for his songwriting and singing skills. But both were absent at the inaugural YOG Opening Ceremony. 280,000 copies of the album were sold in seven days.
His own fashion line, SMUDGE, was opened in Singapore during 2008 Christmas with an unofficial launch. Lin also donated a large sum of money to the rescue efforts and composed a song “Love and Hope” commemorating the tragedy.
In February 2008, Lin released a compilation album entitled Waiting for Love It has selected tracks from several of his albums spanning from his debut album to 2007’s West Side. The theme song for this event is “Baby Baby”, which is from his album Westside.
On August 14, 2015, Lin was selected to be the advisor for Team Harlem Yu on The Voice of China (season 4).
On November 4, 2016, Lin joined the variety show “Dream Voice” as one of the mentors alongside A-mei Zhang, Jam Hsiao, Hebe Tian, and Yu Quan. Later that year, in October, his sixth album, Sixology was released. In that same year, Lin won the Singapore Youth Award.
In 2009, however, his singing career was put on hold due to his voice being damaged by acid reflux and flu, as well as his hectic touring and recording schedules.