KCON Mexico has announced another Korean boy group that will be performing – BTS! The world famous group will join the stage with Astro and MonstaX. Ticket sales for KCON Mexico begin on February 7th with prices starting at $50.
BTS debuted on June 13, 2013 with their first single album, ‘2 Cool 4 Skool’ and lead single ‘No More Dream.’ They have gone on to release seven EPs and two full length albums in Korea. Their latest album, ‘Wings,’ was released on October 10, 2016, and within 24 hours, their music video for ‘Blood Sweat & Tears’ reached 6 million views. The album ranked #26 on the Billboard 200 chart and BTS became the first K-Pop group to have three entries on the Billboard 200. BTS has received numerous awards, most recently winning ‘Album of the Year‘ at the MelOn Music Awards and ‘Artist of the Year‘ at the Mnet Asian Music Awards. BTS will start their upcoming world tour, ‘Live Trilogy Episode III: The Wings Tour,’ in Seoul on February 18th with stops in South America and the U.S.
KCON 2017 Mexico will take place March 17-18th at the Mexico City Arena. KCON Mexico will be two full days of programing that will touch on all aspects of Korean culture, and each day will close with a concert featuring top Korean music artists.
For more KCON Mexico news, check out their website www.kconmexico.com and follow @KCONMexico on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram where additional information will be announced. Join the conversation by using #KCONMexico!
KCON will be returning to the US in 2017. Information for both New York and Los Angeles dates along with venues is to be announced in the coming weeks.
Stay tuned to Officially KMusic for the latest updates to this and many other upcoming events coming to you!
Written by: MandaMae
Edited by: Ying Leung