Live Music, News, Pop — May 26, 2016 at 5:10 pm

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.


The performances mark the group’s inaugural performance in the region for their iKON – iKONCERT 2016 Showtime Tour in Asia. 


The 7 member band first performed at the Seoul Olympic Gymnastics Arena in 2015 after debuting their single “My Type” which rocketed to the top of all major charts soon after its midnight release, including Music Weekly’s Hong Kong, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand charts.


The iKONCERT 2016: Showtime Tour is the groups first ever Asian tour and will see them touching down in China, Thailand, Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Malaysia.


iKON is excited to share the songs from their debut album, Welcome Back to their fans all over Asia which will include new songs not heard at any of their previous concert.


The soon to be iconic group represent the new wave of K-pop and have already picked up a slew of awards, having been recognized as Best New Artist at Seoul Music Awards, Golden Disk Awards and Mnet Asian Music Awards.  They were also named as the “Top 5 K-Pop Artists to Watch in 2015” by Billboard it’s sure to be a concert to remember.