Wang Lee HomBasics
Chinese Name: Wáng Ĺhóng
English Name: Lee Hom Wang
Christian Name: Alexander
Birthday: May 17, 1976
Astrological Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rochester, New York
Blood Type: O
Family: Parents, Older Brother Leo (+3 yrs), Younger Brother Lee Kai (-9 yrs)
Elementary School: Pittsford Elementary School: Pittsford, New York
High School: Sutherland High School: Pittsford, New York
Undergraduate: Williams College: Williamstown, Massachusetts (Graduated With Honors In Music, Minor In Asian Studies)
Graduate School: Berklee School of Music: Boston, Massachusetts
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 20083, Rochester, NY 14602, USAFavorites
Subject: Jazz Piano
Animal: Human Beings
Food: Japanese cuisine, Peking Duck, Pizza, Sandwich, Grapefruit Juice
Movies: 8 1/2, Little Women
Type of Movie: Science Fiction
Attire: T-shirt & Jeans
Quote: "It's all good."Talents
*Compose Music & Lyrics
*Play Percussion Instruments, Violin, Piano, Guitar, Xylophone
*Mandarin, English, French, Cantonese (Conversational), JapaneseOther facts
-Leehom's father is a doctor (pediatrician)
-Leehom's mother business-manager and an amateur opera singer
-After Leehom's parents graduated from university in Taiwan, they went to the United States to further their studies.
- Leehom's elder brother Lee-De, Leo, is 3 years older than Leehom. He's also a doctor (currently residing in Chicago). Leo has finely tuned debating skills. His uncanny ability to win arguments won him many competitions in the past.
-Leehom's younger brother, Lee-Kai, is 9 years younger than Leehom. Lee-Kai can play the piano.
-Leehom's Grandma who lives in Taiwan is nearly 80 years old now. According to Leehom, she is a modern Granny who knows to go to concerts and is active in social activities. She was the History teacher of the host of "Super Sunday".
-Leehom is left-handed.
-His close friends are David Tao, Shunza, Coco Lee, Eason, Jeff Chang, Mavis Fan, William So, Peter Ho and Vivian Hsu.
-Why doesn't he use his Christian name 'Alexander'? When Leehom was about to go to Primary School, Wang Mama wanted Leehom to choose the name he wanted to use: Alexander or Leehom. He chose Leehom with the reason that it is more unique than Alexander.
-Leehom has perfect pitch! This means that he can sing out the accurate pitches of notes without the aid of any instruments. Pretty fantastic, eh? Not many people can do that!
-Leehom can do the splits!
-Leehom brushes his teeth before doing any recording.
-Leehom pastes the enlarged lyrics all over the wall.
-Leehom loves wearing shoes without wearing socks.
-Together with his elder brother, Leehom worked as a paper boy for 7 years since he was 8. He said that this experience trained him to be honest, responsible and industrious.
-Leehom owns a studio in New York, named "Homeboy Studios".