Jakarta, 2017 – The popularity of the genre of Asian, Korean Pop (K-Pop) has increasingly skyrocketed since the launch of the K-Pop Hub in Spotify two years ago. Since its launch in 2015, more than 6.6 billion K-Pop songs have been played worldwide through the Spotify music streaming service where users spend more than 14.4 billion minutes listening to their favorite Korean songs. BTS, EXO, and Blackpink are three top musicians with the largest audience in Indonesia.
Jakarta, 2017 – Indonesian A+ were excited on Jakarta Fashion Week 2018 at Fashion Atrium Senayan City, ready to enter the venue. What was the occasion? You’re right! Thunder, ex-member of boy group MBLAQ, came to Jakarta, Indonesia, for showcase of his upcoming movie, ‘Forever Holiday in Bali’ on October 25. Continue reading
Jakarta, 2017 – Taeyang, the member of legendary K-Pop boy band Big Bang, came to have a good time with fans in Jakarta! Held on October 13, 2017, at JIEXPO Hall B3, ‘2017 World Tour White Night’ is a series of a tour before the vocalist leaves the spotlight for mandatory army service. This tour also marked the fourth time he visited the country after Big Bang MADE Tour and his solo concert RISE in 2015, and also a joined concert ‘Saranghaeyo Indonesia’ in 2016.
Jakarta, 2017 – Be ready as TAEYANG is coming back to Jakarta! YG Entertainment confirmed that TAEYANG would hold his second world tour “TAEYANG 2017 WORLD TOUR “WHITE NIGHT” in JAKARTA on October 13th at JIEXPO B3 HALL. TAEYANG recently finished the US and CANADA tour successfully and is performing in Asia.
Jakarta, 2017 – South Korea’s music charm is still on fire! After the K-Pop wave phenomenon, this time it is Korean indie band’s turn! JUNI Concert, a music promoter that was established in 2015 and also a division of June Voice Creation, is bringing Hyukoh to Jakarta at the end of 2017! Taking place at The Establishment, SCBD, Jakarta, the band’s concert will be held on Monday, 27 November 2017.
Jakarta, 2017 – SHINee’s Minho surprised fans with his appearance at Indonesian Television Awards 2017, an annual celebration held by MNC, one of the biggest broadcasting and media companies in the country. Actor Jin Goo attended this event last year and this year, they invited Minho as a special guest star on September 20, 2017, gaining interest from his fans and to flock the building to catch a glimpse of the said idol.
Jakarta, 2017 – Attention ARMY, mark your calendars! This Monday, #LoveYourselfDay is going to be a big day for you. At 6pm (KST) BTS (Beyond the Scene) will be dropping their latest album, LOVE YOURSELF 承 ‘Her’. Last time, BTS was listed as one of 25 Most Influential People on Internet by TIME Magazine with more than 1.8 million listeners on Spotify.
Jakarta, 2017 – KOTRA (Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency) opened a two-day event ‘Korea Brand & Entertainment Expo’ (KBEE) at Sheraton Hotel, Gandaria City Hall, Jakarta, on September 4. This is the first time KOTRA is holding this annual event in Indonesia to enhance business collaboration and investment between the two countries. As the ambassadors of KBEE, Super Junior D&E (Donghae and Eunhyuk) and actress Song Jihyo also came to promote the event as well as to greet their Indonesian fans.
Jakarta, 2017 – Embassy of the Republic of Korea and Korean Cultural Center Indonesia have staged the provision stage of Indonesia K-Pop World Festival 2017 which produced seven winners from Vocal and Performance category. The good news of this event is that one of the winners will be the representative of Indonesia at the 2017 K-Pop World Final (KWF) in Changwon, Korea on 29 September.
Jakarta, 2017 – Multi talented rapper and leader of South Korea’s most phenomenal boy group G-Dragon had just finished his Jakarta concert tour on September 3. Titled <ACT III, M.O.T.T.E>, G-Dragon attracted thousands of VIPs who filled ICE BSD’s hall. Dominated in red, the concert’s concept is to introduce Kwon Jiyong, which is G-Dragon’s real name. For two hours, G-Dragon performed and introduced his real self to the audience with his songs and stage acts.