Update as of October 20, 2019:
PULP Live World announced that they will be handling IU‘s first concert in the Philippines, “Love, Poem.” They released the official poster and seatplan.
Ticket selling begins on November 17, 12NN at TicketNet outlets nationwide and online.
South Korean superstar IU announced that she is coming to Manila for her first ever solo concert in the Philippines this December!
IU, whose real name is Lee Ji-eun, revealed her 2019 IU “Love, Poem” Tour Concert at her 11th debut anniversary fan meeting in Seoul. Manila is the third overseas stop after Taipei and Singapore and will be held on December 13 at the Araneta Coliseum.
Following the announcement, the hashtag #IUinManila topped Philippine Twitter trending topics.
Four hours later, #IUinManila remains #1 Twitter trending in the Philippines after the announcement that K-Pop solo icon IU will be coming to Manila on December 13 for her 2019 concert tour. pic.twitter.com/EJYylAUfBi
— KStreetManila (@kstreetmanila) September 21, 2019
IU has been one of the darlings of South Korea, dominating the Korean pop industry for over a decade. Her 2010 lead single “Good Day” had led her to national stardom. Since then she has consistently topped music charts, outranking popular girl and boy groups.