She can speak Mandarin and Cantonese.
Teng was invited to perform in Kouhaku Uta Gassen for the second time.
In 1983, Teng released her most critically acclaimed album, , translated as Light Exquisite Feeling which sets 12 poems from the and dynasties into music, blending modern and traditional styles.
Teng's work on different styles of music, which blends Chinese elements with western-style pop and jazzy tunes, offered an alternative to the-then prevalent Chinese songs, which depended heavily on older instruments used in Chinese music.
Lauren knew from the early age of thirteen that she wanted to pursue a career in physical therapy.
By now singing in multiple languages, Teng expanded her popularity to the rest of Asia.
She continued her education at California State University, East Bay completing her Master of Science in Speech and Language Pathology.
She attended Cal State East Bay where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in public relations and organizational communication in 2008.