Updated January 26, 2016
ONE K Concert is confirmed to come to Manila on March 2, 2017 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.
The concert was first announced on the Program section of the organization’s site. It posted a photo of the SM Mall of Asia Arena together with shots of the first ONE K Concert in Seoul in 2015, including EXO and BTS, two of the artists who participated in the event. Below the photo says “March 2, 2017 / Manila, Philippines (SM Arena),” suggesting when and where the concert shall be held.
On December 7, 2016, through a promotional video, it was revealed that One K Concert will be part of the Global Peace Convention 2017, alongside other activities of the Global Peace Foundation. Watch the video below.
On January 17, 2017, All Access Production officially announced that they will be bringing the said concert to Manila in partnership with One K Media Group, KBS Media, and 9ENT.
The final artist lineup includes B1A4, AOA, B.A.P, BTOB, CN Blue, SHINee, and PSY. Pre-selling of tickets will be on January 29, 2017, venue to be announced (see stage layout below).
One Dream One Korea, or the One K Global Campaign, aims to advance global movement for Korean Unification. Last year, they released a song for unification patterned after “We Are the World” featuring several K-Pop artists. In October 2015, a concert event was held at the Seoul World Cup Stadium and was attended by EXO, BTS, SISTAR, Wonder Girls, EXID, AOA, GOT7, VIXX, and Red Velvet, among many other artists.