Will SHINee Be Able to Make $50 Million USD in Sales?
- 2000Won to make official debut with mini album
- Super Junior’s Siwon surpasses 4 million followers on Twitter
- Gummy to make a comeback with first mini-album under hew new agency in May
SHINee is embarking on a series of concerts in Japan. “The First Japan Arena Tour – SHINee World 2012” will start on April 25 in Fukuoka, and will be performing in Hokkaido, Nagoya, Osaka, Kobe, Tokyo, and Hiroshima. This arena tour consists of 20 concerts and SHINee is expecting to attract approximately 250,000 people in the audience.
SHINee made their debut in Japan only about a year ago in June 2011. However, the expected revenue from their first arena tour concerts surpasses any other K-Pop idol groups. The tickets to these concerts are all 122,000 Korean Won (8,800 Yen). SHINee is expected to make up to 30.7 billion Korean won (2.2 billion Yen) only in ticket sales. In addition, many character products will be sold at these concerts. Experts are anticipating 15 billion to 20 billion Korean won in sales of these products, bringing up the maximum expected total revenue from “The First Japan Arena Tour – SHINee World 2012″ to approximately 50 billion Korean won (nearly $50 million USD).
Previously, SHINee released their Japanese debut single “Replay” in June 2011. Around the same time, they garnered much attention internationally when they successfully hosted a showcase in England’s Abbey Road Studio, which is known as the Beatles‘ studio. SHINee successfully placed all three of their singles, “Replay,” “Juliet” and “Lucifer,” on the top 3 of Oricon Singles Chart. It was the first time for a foreign artist to be placed in the Singles Chart for three times in a row in the 44 year long history of Oricon Charts.
During “The First Japan Arena Tour – SHINee World 2012,” SHINee is to release new single “Sherlock” on May 16.
Check out the special trailer of SHINee’s upcoming Japanese single “Sherlock” below!
2000Won to make official debut with mini album
2000Won, a male duo from “K-pop Star 2,” held their debut stage in Gwanghwamun, Seoul. On April 11th, 2000Won had a showcase introducing their first mini album “Don’t Like Seoul Anymore,” at KT Olleh Square in Gwanghwamun who used to attract attention from viewers with their fun lyrics and new style of melody. The title song of the duo consists of rapper Kim Ildo and vocal Kim Hyobin, is also “Don’t Like Seoul Anymore” just like the album title and the song is about feeling emptiness after a break-up...
Super Junior’s Siwon surpasses 4 million followers on Twitter
Super Junior”s Siwon has reached a new milestone in his SNS career as he reached 4 million followers on Twitter!His Twitter still has some catching up to do if it wants to reach the whopping 13 million followers on his Weibo account, but this is still an undeniably impressive feat!Congratulations to Siwon and make sure you follow him here to help him reach the next million. [Thanks to everyone who sent in tips!]...
Gummy to make a comeback with first mini-album under hew new agency in MayTags : debut, iStory, Japan, Korean, SHINee, Tickets will shinee come to america in 2013 when is shinee coming to australia 2013 when is shinee coming to america 2013 when is shinee comeback 2013 watch make your move 3d online the beatles code shinee eng sub the beatles code 2 shinee eng sub taemin shinee shirtless taemin shinee plastic surgery taemin shinee 2013
Gummy is finally making her comeback after a four-year absenceThe upcoming release will be her first mini-album under her new agency C-JeS Entertainment. The label announced on April 15, “Gummy will make her comeback with her mini-album in early May.”Gummy commented, “As May is considered the happiest and brightest [time of the year], I want to greet fans with lyrics that they can relate to and music that they”ll enjoy listening to...