K-Pop Group Itzy Plot “Checkmate” World Tour Dates
South Korean girl group ITZY will be taking their show on the road in 2022, announcing plans for their first world tour, Checkmate, last week. The tour will kick off with dates in South Korea in August, followed by a run through eight U.S. dates in the fall. 𝐈𝐓𝐙𝐘... Read more
Rising K-Pop Stars Stray Kids Plan MANIAC World Tour
The Stray Kids, fresh off their mini-album ODDINARY’s March stint atop the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart, have announced plans for their second World Tour. The MANIAC World Tour includes several North American shows. The 7-city run is scheduled to launch over the summer. Stray Kids(스트레이 키즈) 2nd World... Read more
TWICE Plan Banc Of America Stadium Show on May 14
K-Pop favorites TWICE have announced plans for return to California, performing at Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles on May 14. The single show is an encore to a pair of sold-out shows the girl-group played at The Forum in February during their recent 4th World Tour. Tickets for... Read more
Trump Campaign Event Attendance Reportedly Hacked by K-Pop Fans
K-Pop fans and TikTok users are supposedly be behind a campaign that greatly inflated expectations for attendance at a Tulsa, Oklahoma rally for President Trump’s reelection campaign which saw some 6,200 in attendance after reports of over a million tickets distributed. News that attendance at the event was far... Read more
BTS Donates $1M To Black Lives Matter Campaign, Fans Match Pledge
K-Pop fans are uniting in support of the Black Lives Matter movement and have launched their own campaign, dubbed “One In An Army,” to match BTS’ donation. Last week, the K-pop powerhouse revealed that they donated $1 million toward the BLM movement, following the murder of George Floyd –... Read more
Digital KCON Music Festival Announces Livestream Lineup
This year’s Los Angeles-based Korean music and culture festival KCON was called-off due to the coronavirus pandemic, but now, K-pop fans can tune in to a special digital version of the fest. Originally, KCON was set to take place from August 27 to 30 in Los Angeles, as well... Read more
Ticketmaster Draws Ire Of BTS Fans For Refund Policy
K-Pop sensation BTS were forced to postpone their Map of the Soul: 7 world tour amid the coronavirus pandemic. Amid Ticketmaster’s new refund policy, fans are lashing out as they are now forced to choose between requesting a refund during a 30-day window or waiting for new dates and... Read more
BTS To Perform Paid Livestream Concert Next Month
While BTS’ tour had to be postponed due to coronavirus concerns, the K-Pop powerhouse planned a new way to interact with fans, while still making some money, through an upcoming paid livestream. The no-contact concert, dubbed Bang Bang Con the Live, will take place on June 14th at 6... Read more
BTS Postpones Remainder Of Map Of The Soul Tour
K-pop sensation BTS will no longer be able to move forward with the remaining dates on their Map of the Soul Tour. The group, who were supposed to perform across the globe in support of their latest record, were one of the first bands to call-off shows due to... Read more
SuperM Perform Virtual Paid Concert For Global Fans
In the new age of streaming concerts, K-pop group SuperM redefined the movement by holding a paid virtual show which broadcasted to viewers in over 100 countries. On Sunday, SuperM headlined the first of four K-pop concerts in the Beyond Live series by South Korean event giant SM Entertainment.... Read more