My Tam is wisely recognized as one of the most Vietnamese successful artists in the 2000s. She is the first Vietnames one who received Best Asian Artist Award in MAMA 2012, Best Southeast Asia Act at MTV Europe Music Awards 2013 and World's Best Vietnamese Artist in World Music Awards. Through her career, she has released 8 albums all became best selling, hold several concerts and tours. My Tam also established her own company named MT Entertainment and starred in some movies as well as TV shows.
My Tam lived in Da Nang before moving to Ho Chi Minh city. At the age of six, she studied ballet, guitar, organ. Her gifted talent has just been discovered after she won first prize in her secondary school's singing competition, and the Gold Award at Beautiful Voice Spring. In Ho Chi Minh, she attended vocal training class. In 1999, She signed a contract with Vafaco record company and started working as a singer.
There were some rumors about My Tam's dating but she never confirmed and it soon comed to the end.
- The meaning of the name Tam: Innocent, Honest, Naive