K-pop girl band BLACKPINK to embark on first world tour next year

Park Sae-jin Reporter Posted : 2018-11-02 15:43 Updated : 2018-11-02 15:43
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[Courtesy of YG Entertainment]

SEOUL -- K-pop girl band BLACKPINK will embark on its first overseas concert tour in January next year of Southeast Asian countries. YG Entertainment said the four-member hip-hop band would hold concerts in Bangkok, Jakarta, Singapore and Taipei. Bangkok is Lisa's hometown.

BLACKPINK signed a contract with Universal Music Group's label, Interscope Records, last month to showcase its music in North America and Europe. The quartet debuted in 2016, attracting fans with strong hip-hop beats and hooking melodies.