KCON USA announced their first two artists for the 2017 NY lineup – CNBLUE and Twice! KCON USA is the largest Kpop convention and will return to New York June 23-24 for a full two days of Korean culture and music.
CNBLUE is a four member pop rock band under FNC Entertainment that debuted on January 14th, 2010 with the single ‘I’m a Loner.’ The group holds the record for fasted music show win since debut, winning for ‘I’m a Loner’ a mere 15 days after debut. CNBLUE is gear up to make a comeback on March 20 with their 7th mini-album 7°CN.
Twice is a 9 member girl group under JYP Entertainment. They debuted in 2015 with the single ‘OOH AHH.’ The group was formed via a survival reality show Sixteen. Their latest single ‘Knock Knock‘ has already reached 75 million views on YouTube since its release on February 25.
KCON USA is returning to the New York metro area for a third year and to Los Angeles for the sixth year. KCON 2017 LA will be held August 18-20 at the Los Angeles Convention Center and the Staples Center August 18-20. More artists for both events will be announced in the coming weeks and months.
For the latest KCON news, visit their website and follow @KCONUSA on Twitter, where additional artist line-up and other information are being announced. Join the conversation and chat with fellow fans using #KCON17NY.
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Source: KCON USA
Written by: MandaMae
Edited by: Lina