Hoang Touliver’s Journey From Classical Piano to One of Vietnam’s Top DJs: ‘I Never Gave Up On My Dreams’

For Vietnam's Hoang Touliver, now a sought-after DJ and music producer, his journey to where he is today has been an epic struggle that started from ground "minus zero": a country that did not understand the genre with no music-market viability, no monetization, no fans.

Through this struggle, Touliver has channeled his passion of making music since a very young age. Given the opportunity to train classically on piano, he went off-track, falling in love with modern pop music instead, although he was fascinated by orchestration and how an orchestra comes together as one.

His pursuit of music was frowned…