SMTOWN LIVE, a joint concert of artists of major K-pop agency SM Entertainment, is bringing the excitement to China’s biggest stadium next month.
“SMTOWN LIVE WORLD TOUR III in BEIJING” will be held on October 19 at the National Stadium in Beijing, the 70,000-seated concert venue also called as ‘Bird Nest’ from its shape, SM announced in a statement on Friday.
The participating SM artists are KANGTA, BoA, TVXQ!, Super Junior, Girls’ Generation, SHINee, f(x), EXO, Zhang Li Yin and TASTY, the dance duo recently became ‘SM Family’ as its agency Woollim Entertainment became a subsidiary label to SM.
The 10 artists will become the first foreign singers to have concert at the “Bird Nest,” the historic place hosted the Beijing Olympics in 2008 and Chinese government’s major activities as well as top-tier opera performances and top Chinese stars’ concerts.
SMTOWN LIVE, launched in 2008, has continued its successful tour in major metropolitan cities around the world, namely Seoul, Los Angeles, Paris, New York, Tokyo and Shanghai.
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Courtesy of SM Entertainment