Myanmar’s pirated pop: Burmese copy-songs dominate market

One of Myanmar’s most famous popstars Phyu Phyu Kyaw Thein stands at the bow of a ship, her arms aloft. She’s belting out one of pop culture’s most unforgettable, some would say unforgiveable melodies. But this is a bit different. And it’s not just that the ship is a few sizes smaller than the Titanic. […]