The cancellation of this event is a big shock for K-pop circle!
The news mentioned this isn't the first time the concerts had to be cancelled right this
in Japan and it's given a big concern about the future of Korean wave in Japan.
I'm not an expert but one thing I want to remind them...
" There is one Hallyu star who just successfully finished
His (not one but) five shows in 3 cities across Japan weeks ago
And his name is...
" Park Si Hoo "
By TV report [LOOK @ JAPAN] , thank you!
A big K-POP event canceled suddenly .. "Worry for Hallyu "
Enter TV report news 2017.06.26.
Japan live events of the Seoul Girls Collection (SGC),
a major K-POP event in Japan, were canceled just before the show.
Oricon News Japan media reported on the 26th that 'SGC SUPER LIVE IN JAPAN 2017' which was scheduled to be held in Yokohama Arena two days on 27th and 28th has been canceled.
On that day, the SGC website posted an article entitled 'Apology and Notice of Suspension of SGC SUPER LIVE IN JAPAN 2017'. SGC SUPER LIVE IN JAPAN 2017 Japanese organizers and SGC JAPAN executive committee of the SGC JAPAN executive committee said, "We have canceled the performance inevitably," he said. "I was deeply disturbed by customers and stakeholders who purchased tickets with huge expectations for this performance. I apologize. " He added that he will respond quickly to specific ticket refunds later on.
When Oricon News asks SGC JAPAN executive committee of the reason for cancellation, he said, "I will announce the details in detail such as the lieutenant because I am in discussion."
However, an entertainment professional photographer pointed out that it was uncertain whether the artists who were scheduled to appear before the performance would be held as they did not attend due to the unpaid performance fee.
The company, which was scheduled to appear, said on August 23, "The organizer's contract violation (unpaid performance fee) and 5 days before the performance were closed on the day (23rd) I decided not to go. "
In addition to the event, there will be a large number of Korean artists such as Rain, Seven, Blockbee, EXID and BTOB. In addition, the appearance of member Iriya Anna of member of popular girl group AKB48 was scheduled as special guest in Japanese side.
SGC SUPER LIVE IN JAPAN 2017 'was canceled following the group's myth of last month, and there is a concern about this.
Xinhua, a subsidiary of Xinhua, said on its official website on March 24, "Xinhua's 2017 SHINHWA LIVE UNCHANGING IN JAPAN was canceled." When the performances were canceled by the organizers in advance of the week, the Japanese SNS flooded with shocks and resentful voices such as "4 years of Japanese performance" and "The Korean Wave is like this".
An official said, "If these things continue, it will have an adverse effect on the Korean Wave."
Credit : Lee Ji-ho reporter firstname.lastname@example.org / photo = Homepage capture, thank you!