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DBSK has added one more concert for Tokyo Dome and Osaka Kyocera Dome for their Japanese “LIVE TOUR 2012~ TONE~” tour, they will have nearly 450,000 viewers.
The “LIVE TOUR 2012~ TONE~” will begin on January 18 at the Yokohama Arena and was supposed to continue on until the end of March. There will be concerts in the following cities: Nagoya, Fukuoka, Niigata, Sapporo, Hiroshima, Fukui, Osaka, and Saitama.
Originally they were only going to have 20 concerts but now have added two more concerts at the Tokyo Dome and Osaka Kyocera Dome for a total of 24 concerts in 11 cities.
Now the tour will go on until the end of April. On December 31, 2011 DBSK also appeared on “Kohaku Uta Gassen” the Japanese annual music show.
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CNBLUE is not the only idol band getting love overseas.
Labelmate F.T. Island‘s concert DVD ‘2012 TAKE FTISLAND IN SEOUL‘ topped Taiwan’s ‘G-Music‘ audio and video charts and ‘Five Music‘ weekly chart for the first week of March as well as ranking #1 on various Japanese music charts.
The concert DVD shows highlights of F.T. Island’s live concert ‘TAKE FTISLAND‘ held last September and a total of 21 performances including their self-composed song “Life“, “Paper Plane“, “Compass“, “Let It Go!“, and “Wanna Go“
Actress Song Ji Hyo attends ’2012 XIA Ballad&Musical Concert with Orchestra’ revealing her friendship with JYJ’s Junsu
Actress Song Ji Hyo made a surprise visit to JYJ member Junsu‘s concert.
On December 29th, Junsu held a 120 minute long concert filled with rich music with an all live orchestra. Song Ji Hyo attended the concert to support her fellow agency family member, Junsu.
While performing Lee Seung Gi‘s “Because You’re My Girl“, Junsu surprised the fans by greeting Song Ji Hyo in the seats and grabbing her hand.
Song Ji Hyo revealed,“I’m Junsu’s co-worker as well as a big fan. All performances were really touching, and I spent a special time crying and laughing. I felt that Junsu’s power on stage is amazing.”
After releasing his first solo album ‘TARANTALLEGRA‘ and successfully wrapping up his world tour, Junsu proved himself to be the best idol with a perfect performance and an intense stage
JYJ’s Junsu works with a live orchestra for upcoming concert “2012 XIA Ballad & Musical Concert With Orchestra”
On December 27th, C-JeS Entertainment shared several photos of JYJ‘s Junsu practicing with an orchestra for his upcoming concert ‘2012 XIA Ballad & Musical Concert With Orchestra‘ along with the message, “Junsu is currently practicing for his year-end concert. Since all the songs are performed live, [Junsu] is working together with the music director to prepare for the concert”.
A representative from the agency commented, “Each instrument makes a different sound and merges into one combining this with Junsu’s great singing ability will create perfect harmony. For each practice session, Junsu would beautifully express the lyrics and melodies with various singing techniques just like the instruments
C-JeS Entertainment has revealed the teaser for Junsu‘s concert, ‘2012 XIA Ballad&Musical Concert with Orchestra‘.
Junsu had previously sold out all tickets for his concert immediately when they were up for sale, and the teaser highlights this fact. It also has quotes from composer Sylvester Levay and actor Brad Little, who praise Junsu by saying, “He performs perfectly” and “He’s so good that I’m jealous“.
Sylvester Levay is a world-famous musical composer, and participated in creating musicals ‘Mozart‘ and ‘Elisabeth‘. While Brad Little worked with Junsu in ‘Mozart’.
Check out the teaser below
As soon as the tickets for JYJ Junsu‘s ‘2012 XIA Ballad&Musical Concert with Orchestra‘ became available, they were immediately sold out.
The tickets went on sale at 8PM KST on the December 4th, and 21,000 seats were sold out almost immediately. C-Jes Entertainment commented, “The concert is a fresh new concept concert that an idol is attempting for the first time, so there was a lot of interest before the tickets went on sale. The demand for the tickets was just as intense.”
Before the concert tickets went on sale, many fans joked and said, “The tickets sale has been moved to tomorrow“, “The ticket sale website was changed“, “I prayed for 3 days“, and “I’m going to properly obey my parents if I can get tickets“
JYJ, Junsu, C-JeS EntertainmentJunsu’s Concert ‘2012 XIA Ballad & Musical Concert with Orchestra’ Immediately Sells Out
JYJ's Junsu solo concert "2012 XIA Ballad & Musical Concert with Orchestra" tickets were sold out in high speed.
Junsu's agency C-JeS Entertainment stated, "Junsu's end of the year concert tickets through Interpark on the 4th recorded the entire 21,000 seats to be sold out immediately. Also the site recorded 200,000 people accessing the site at once proving the high demand for the tickets."
The site had experienced some downtime as this left the highest record on Interpark. Considering the server downtime and delays in the payment process, it's basically said the tickets sold out immediately as soon as they went on sale.
The agency shared, "Junsu is the only solo singer who is part of an idol group who sold out their entire tickets at once
Big Bang, World Tour
Idol group Big Bang performed their last concert in the U.S on Wednesday at the Jockey Club in Peru.
Big Bang's U.S. concerts for their 'Alive Galaxy Tour 2012' consisted of their concert in L.A on November 2-3, New Jersey on November 8-9 and Peru on November 14. These concerts combined brought in around 58,000 fans.
During the Peru concert, the additional tickets that were being sold at the door were also sold out. Around 10,000 fans showed up for this concert, showing Big Bang's immense popularity not only in the U.S. but also in Latin America.
YG Entertainment stated, "There were many fans that were not only from Peru but also neighboring places such as Mexico, Argentina, Brazil and others."
Due to these concerts, the tourists and travelers to Korea have been overwhelming
Big Bang successfully kicked off their ‘ALIVE Galaxy Tour 2012‘ in America.
Recently, the boy group held their concert at the Honda Center in Orange County, California, attracting thousands fans as well as various celebrities including cast members from the popular TV show ‘Glee‘, Harry Shum Jr. and Kevin McHale in attendance.
During the sold-out concert, Big Bang left fans in excitement by performing a total of 23 tracks starting with “Still Alive” and then “Lies”, “Haru Haru“, and “Fantastic Baby“.
Leader G-Dragon also performed an English rap and remix version of his newest effort “Crayon“
A video taken from the Big Bang‘s ’Alive GALAXY Tour 2012′ concert has recently been revealed on the internet.
The video has been drawing a lot of attention because it showed a fan throwing a bra at Big Bang’s T.O.P. The video which was shot during the concert in the Philippines showed a footage of T.O.P performing when a fan suddenly threw a special gift towards T.O.P.
The Big Bang member was going to catch the gift thrown but when he realized that it was a bra he immediately dodged the gift. T.O.P seemed a little taken aback by the situation, but immediately continued as if nothing had happened. Meanwhile, the back up dancers who saw the fan’s brassiere on the floor began to laugh.
Netizens who saw the video responded, “I’m not sure why you would throw undergarments”, “It’s a good thing he didn’t catch it”, “It looks like the backdancers were more shocked than he was”, and “Did the fan have nothing else to give?” and more