[KPOP] SNSD ASIA TOUR ENCORE A SUCCESS
Korean pop group Girls’ Generation successfully wrapped up their encore concert in Seoul over the weekend.
The girl group performed at Seoul’s Olympic Park Fencing Stadium on February 27 and 28 as part of giving an encore gig of their “1st ASIA TOUR CONCERT – Into the new world” concert held in December.
The three-hour concert, which attracted some 6,500 fans, featured a total of 38 songs including their debut single “Into the New World” as well as more recent hits “Gee” and “Oh!”
The nine members also gave individual performances; Tiffany sang the hit tune “Umbrella” by Rihanna, Taeyeon performed”Hush Hush” by the Pussycat Dolls, Yoona wore a wedding dress while singing “If You Know a Good Man, Introduce Me” by Go Ho-kyung, Jessica was joined by SHINee’s Key for their duet on “Barbie Girl” by Aqua, Sunny performed “Sunny” by Boney M, Sooyoung gave her version of “Santa Baby” by Eartha Kitt, Seohyun sang “16 going on 17” from the musical “The Sound of Music”, Yuri performed “1, 2 Step” by Ciara while Hyoyeon wowed the crowd with a dance performance.
Many idol group members — who are all managed by the same agency SM Entertainment — showed up at the concert as guests including girl band f(x), SHINee’s Onew, Super Junior members Lee Teuk and Shindong.
Girls’ Generation is one of South Korea’s most popular pop groups who topped various K-pop music charts with hit singles “Gee” and “Tell Me Your Wish” last year. The group also won several awards at the 2009 Melon Music Awards and the 24th Golden Disk Awards.
The group, currently enjoying a successful comeback with their latest album “Oh!”, is scheduled to perform in Shanghai and Bangkok on April 17 and May 29, respectively.
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