After four years, concert festival K-Pop Republic is coming back to Manila this time at the Globe Circuit Event Grounds on October 28 with an equally amazing lineup as in 2013!
K-Pop Republic 2 will showcase four of the brightest and up-and-coming idols of this generation: NCT 127, GFriend, Cosmic Girls (WJSN), and N.Flying. This is one artist bigger than the previous K-Pop Republic which featured three (SHINee, EXO-K, and Dal Shabet).
NCT127 is a K-Pop group under SM Entertainment (famous groups include: BoA, TVXQ, Super Junior, Girls’ Generation, SHINee, EXO, f(x), Red Velvet, etc). The name stands for “Neo Culture Technology” and the 127 in the group’s name represents the longitude coordinates of Seoul. The group is composed of Taeil, Taeyong, Yuta, Jaehyun, WinWin, Mark and Haechan. The group popularized the hits – “Fire Truck”, Limitless and Cherry Bomb.
Cosmic Girls (WJSN)
Cosmic Girls also known as WJSN (woo-ju-seo-nyeo) is a K-Pop group composed of Korean and Chinese members. The group is managed under Starship Entertaiment who gave us big K-Pop acts such as Sistar and Monsta X, and Yue Hua Entertainment. The group is popularly known for their singles such as “Mo Mo Mo”, “Catch Me”, “Secret”, “I Wish” and their latest single “Happy”.
GFriend or “Girlfriend” (Yeoja Chingu) is a K-Pop group quite known for their addictive songs and dance steps. They are under Source Music and is composed of Sowon, Yerin, Eunha, Yuju, SinB, and Umji. The group is known for their catchy tunes which had the group win various awards since their debut in 2015. G-Friend’s hits include “Glass Bead”, “Rough”, “Me Gustas Tu”, “Navillera”, “Fingertip” and their latest single “Love Whisper”.
N.Flying is a South Korean rap rock band formed in 2013 by FNC Entertainment, home to known artists F.T. Island, C.N.Blue and A.O.A. The band consists of Kwon Kwang-jin (bass, rap), Lee Seung-hyub (rhythm guitar, vocal, rap), Cha Hun (lead guitar, vocal), Kim Jae-hyun (drums) and newly added member Yoo Hwe-seung (vocal), who’s known to have joined the popular boy group survival reality show Produce 101 Season 2.
Ticket prices for K-Pop Republic 2 are at PHP 10,000 (SVIP Standing and Seated), PHP 6,500 (VIP), PHP 3,500 (Gold), and PHP 2,000 (Silver). Pre-selling is on September 10 at the Circuit Lane, Makati. K-Pop Republic 2 is a join collaboration of HM Entertainment and All Access Production together with TV Daily, Sports Today and LUMOS E&M.
For more information and updates, visit All Access Production’s Facebook page.