Kong Nay (Photo: Lyda, RFI)
24 May 2010
By Chan Lyda
Radio France Internationale
Translated from Khmer by Socheata
After surviving the Pol pot regime, currently, traditional Khmer art is facing with the flood of modern music. Kong Nay, a famous musician and Chapey singer from the 60s, is concerned about the loss of this unique ancient art. He asks that “Chapey” be quickly included as a world heritage treasure.