Alan Tam Wing-Lun, MH is a famous Hong Kong cantopop singer and film actor. During the early 1980s, he played a major role in developing the cantopop scene as he was famous for singing romantic ballads with modern arrangements. As of 2008, he is still active in the music industry, releasing new albums on a regular basis. Since the late 1980s, he serves as a mentor for the cantopop music industry, earning the nickname the "Principal" or "Principal Tam". Today he is regularly seen across the media in Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, and various parts of East Asia participating in all types of entertainment related events.