Custom Search

Welcome to Cambodia!

Welcome to Cambodia!

Tourism Upcoming Events in Cambodia

Popular Posts


Sunday, January 4, 2015

What is Steung Khiev, iRSSS Cool and Steung Khiev Cool?

Historically, Steung Khiev refers to one of a river in the northwest of Cambodia, Sangker River in Battambang Province. During the glorious era of Cambodia in 1950s, 1960s and early 1970s, many famous artists came from the nearby villages along Steung Khiev that was composed in several songs of our oldies. Those artists are Ros Sereysothea, Huy Meas, Pen Ran, Pen Ram, Sinn Sisamouth (used to live there during his childhood), Im Song Seum, Mao Sareth.... Therefore, top ten 2 YouTube Channel for our oldies were created such as Steung Khiev Cool and iRSSS Cool with the meaning as below.

First, Steung Khiev is the first name to put for one of YouTube Channel in early 2012 to promote our oldies songs as the link: Then Steung Khiev Cool (SK Cool) addressing was created as a new channel to reupload those oldies song collection from various sources. There are playlists containing oldies song from Ros Sereysothea, Sinn Sisamouth.... When you visit the link above, you will find the view photo cover for the paddy field from Battambang taken from the top of Sampov Mountain. This is to demonstrate about soul of very sweet singers from Steung Khiev area; Cool refers to the modernization of our oldies to be online available for everyone to listen at anytime and anywhere. That's why this YouTube Channel was Steung Khiev Cool (Steung Khiev + Cool).

Second, iRSSS Cool is also created to promote the oldies song that you may find the same videos as Steung Khiev Cool. iRSSS Cool does have another meaning and purposes. iRSSS refers to internet + Ros Sereysothea + Sinn Sisamouth while Cool refers to the modernization of our oldies for everyone to listen at anytime and anywhere. You may find the icon for this channel in shortcut as iR only. The website address  is In this channel, you may find new songs upload and collection hits of our top ten oldies songs.

In short, it is just the ideas to share our oldies song by let you see the face of singers inside the videos as they're singing in front of you. I do hope everyone enjoy our oldies songs with this 2 special YouTube Channel and subscribe to get the alert for new upload. Good luck and Happy New Year 2015. "It's crazy enough for not to start doing what you're thinking and dreaming! Never to think about failure, just start it!"

By: Pok Panhavuth (Steung Khiev)