Elva Hsiao

Elva Hsiao
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Hsiao at Man Power Concert in Beijing, July 2015.
Hsiao Ya-chih (蕭雅之)

(1979-08-24) 24 August 1979 (age 39)
Nationality Taiwanese
Alma mater Fu-Hsin Trade & Arts School
Occupation Singer, actress
Years active 1999–2018[1]
Agent Tian Di He
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese
Simplified Chinese
Musical career
Also known as Hsiao Ya-hsuan (personal name)
Genres Mandopop
Instruments Vocals
Labels EMI

Elva Hsiao (Chinese: 蕭亞軒; pinyin: Xiāo Yăxuān, born 24 August 1979) is a Taiwanese singer and actress.


Hsiao was educated at John Casablanca's College in Vancouver, Canada. In 1998, she attended the New Talent Singing Awards Vancouver Audition, and she became one of the twelve finalists but did not place in top five. In 1999, she released her debut self-titled album. In 2010, after years of speculation from netizens, she admitted at a public event that she had received a double eyelid surgery.[2]


Studio albums

Compilation albums

  • Beautiful Episode (2004)
  • Love Elva... (2006)
  • Super Girl (2012)


Year Award Category Result Ref
2001 World Music Awards Best Selling Chinese Artist Won [3]

Film and Other Media Work

Elva has appeared in commercials in Taiwan, promoting many different items from jewelry to phones and make-up. For example, she has worked with major brands like Motorola, Sprite, De Beers, Avon and Pantene.[4]

She had roles in two movies: Infernal Affairs (2002) and The Butterfly Lovers (2004).


  1. ^ Easy (27 September 2018). "Taiwanese Singer Elva Hsiao's "Disappearance" Spark HIV Rumours". Hype Malaysia. Retrieved 31 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Elva Hsiao confesses to double eyelid surgery". Xin MSN Entertainment. 5 May 2010. Retrieved 29 May 2012.
  3. ^ Lucky 13 For Monaco’s World Music Awards Archived 18 May 2008 at the Wayback Machine Radio Caroline. Europa Productions. 2001-05-02. Retrieved 2011-02-21
  4. ^ JpopAsia. "Elva Hsiao - Elva Siu". JpopAsia. Retrieved 12 May 2019.

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