by / on September 28, 2016 at 3:47 pm / in Lists

12 Awesome Yuna covers by talented fans

She has conquered the hearts of Malaysians and millions more around the world with her beautiful voice and amazing songwriting skills. Indeed Yuna is living proof that nothing is impossible and that Malaysians can indeed go far in the music industry.

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by / on September 6, 2016 at 7:04 pm / in News

Get ready, because Bryan Adams is coming to Kuala Lumpur

Dust off your air guitars and practice those power ballads because Bryan Adams will be touching down in Kuala Lumpur as part of his The Get Up Tour in early 2017.

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by / on August 25, 2016 at 6:11 pm / in Festivals, News

Scorpions, Wolfmother and Taking Back Sunday headline Malaysia’s reprised Rockaway Festival

It’s been three long years since the last Rockaway event was held in Malaysia but it seems like it was worth the wait.

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by / on July 19, 2016 at 2:41 pm / in News

Usher confirmed for Malaysia Grand Prix

Strap in Malaysia, because Grammy-winning superstar Usher is returning to Kuala Lumpur. He’s set to perform at the 2016 Formula 1 Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix, held from September 30 – October 2 at the Sepang International Circuit.

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by / on May 26, 2016 at 5:10 pm / in Live Music, News, Pop

Korean wave approaching Asia as iKON prepares for iKONCERT Showtime Tour

Prepare yourself, South Korea’s fastest rising K-pop act, iKON is set to make their debut across Asia.

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by / on May 25, 2016 at 6:35 pm / in Live Music

Bebe Rexha and K-pop idols Apink added to MTV Music Evolution Manila lineup

Have a cold shower or grab yourself a fan because the temperature is rising with MTV revealing the newest editions for MTV Music Evolution Manila 2016!   American singer-songwriter Bebe Rexha and Korean fan favourites Apink will sizzle up the award-winning MTV Music Evolution Manila 2016 at SM Mall of Asia Concert Grounds on Friday, 24 June 2016.   The female […]

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by / on May 9, 2016 at 11:33 am / in Festivals

Over 15,000 Runners Light Up Electric Run Malaysia 2016

More than 15,000 runners, showed their true colors, with neon shades and hues iluminating Kuala Lumpur’s Selangor Turf Club for this year’s Electric Run Malaysia.

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by / on April 20, 2016 at 3:55 pm / in Pop

MTV Music Evolution Manila returns to the Philippines this June, announces OneRepublic as first act

The Philippines Tourism Promotions Board has renewed its collaboration with MTV to bring MTV Music Evolution back to Manila on Friday 24 June 2016 and they’re bringing pop superstars OneRepublic with them.

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by / on April 5, 2016 at 4:32 pm / in Live Music, Pop

Selena Gomez announces Asian Revival tour this July

Selena Gomez fans are rejoicing with the news that she is finally coming to Asia!   After cancelling her “Stars Dance Tour” due to personal reasons a few years ago, Selena promised to return as soon as possible. Well that time has come and the talented songstress has finally rescheduled and will be performing for the first time in Southeast […]

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by / on February 9, 2016 at 3:40 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Southeast Asian Chart

Zayn’s ‘Pillowtalk’ takes over MWA Charts in Singapore and Indonesia

Former One Direction member Zayn Malik has launched straight into the number one position of both the Indonesian and Singapore charts with his first solo single, ‘Pillow talk.’   The track also polled well in Philippines and Malaysia where it debuted at ninth and fourth positions respectively.   As the saying goes, success is the best revenge and the pop […]

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by / on February 3, 2016 at 5:23 pm / in Events

Electric Run Malaysia returns for a brilliant second event

After a wildly successful 2015 event, Electric Run is set to light up Kuala Lumpur around the Selangor Turf Club again on May 7.

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by / on January 18, 2016 at 1:01 pm / in Festivals, News, Rock

Urbanscapes returns to Malaysia, announces huge first act

After taking a break in 2015, Malaysia’s creative arts festival Urbanscapes is returning to Kuala Lumpur for an epic 13th edition and though the festival isn’t until the 23rd of April, they’ve already dropped a huge headline announcement in the form of Australian psychedelic rockers Tame Impala.

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by / on January 15, 2016 at 6:57 pm / in Live Music

Reggae fans rejoice, UB40 are coming to Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Jakarta!

Britain’s greatest reggae band, and one of the world’s most commercially successful bands of all time, UB40, is set to perform live in Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore this coming March and April.

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by / on January 5, 2016 at 9:27 am / in News

MTV Launches Its New Mobile Digital Service, “MTV Trax” App In Malaysia

Music fans in Malaysia, wait no longer! MTV today announced the launch of its new mobile service, MTV Trax in Malaysia, which offers consumers a digital music experience curated by MTV, featuring 100 of the hottest music tracks refreshed on their smartphones daily. MTV Trax is the most up-to-date, easy-to-use and instantly accessible mobile music service available anywhere today, offering […]

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by / on October 10, 2015 at 6:06 pm / in News

Soulfest Asia 2015 postponed until December

Soulfest Asia have taken to social media to announce that due to Soulfest International Australia’s inability to fulfil its commitments to Soulfest Asia, Malaysia’s headliners, Mary J Blige, Jhene Aiko, De La Soul and Talib Kweli will not be making their way to Soulfest Asia, forcing organizers to postpone the event.   In a statement released by the organiser, Soulnation […]

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by / on October 6, 2015 at 1:11 pm / in Live Music

Neck Deep Announce Southeast Asia Tour across Malaysia, Singapore & Philippines

UK’s Neck Deep is excited to announce their first Southeast Asia Tour which will see them making their way through Malaysia, Singapore and Philippines.

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by / on October 2, 2015 at 6:58 pm / in Win!

Score a double pass to see Yuna live in Kuala Lumpur!

It’s just days until Yuna performs for her fans in Singapore and Kuala Lumpur and Music Weekly Asia want YOU to be there!   There’s more than enough reasons to want to catch Malyasia’s own Yuna performing live in Kuala Lumpur but we’ve got one of the best. You could be going there for FREE with a friend. In collaboration with Livescape […]

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by / on October 2, 2015 at 5:50 pm / in Live Music, Pop

Four Reasons why you shouldn’t miss Yuna’s Kuala Lumpur and Singapore concert (and what Disney has got to do with it)

Do you miss seeing Malaysian songstress Yuna on the big stage? Suffering from insomnia because you couldn’t get enough of her when she performed at MTV World Stage Malaysia last year? Restlessly counting down the days of when will the ‘Rescue’ singer be announcing her concert tour stops? Well, you’re in luck!

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by / on September 16, 2015 at 1:46 pm / in Live Reviews, News

Review: No haze is gonna ruin my MTV World Stage!

 It was unfortunate the air was stifling with haze that tickled your nose and dried your throat, yet close to 20,000 fans were present at MTV World Stage 2015. Located in Sunway Lagoon Theme Park’s Surf Beach, Malaysia, a predictably young crowd alongside their parents cheered and shouted as the hosts opened the show.  

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by / on September 10, 2015 at 11:34 am / in Music Business, News, Win!

Competition: Win a double pass to see Kina Grannis live in concert

UPDATE: Due to tour cancelation, competition has been cancelled Thank you to everyone that entered but unfortunately Kina Grannis has had to postpone her tour. She put the following message up on her Twitter feed yesterday. https://twitter.com/kinagrannis/status/646599006781509632 We would like to thank everyone for entering and stay tuned to Music Weekly Asia for more competitions and the best news, reviews and […]

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