Group VIXX, First K-Pop Star To Be Invited to U.S. OTAKON Event!

By Staff Writer | July 30, 2012 09:58 AM EDT

VIXX Super Hero
VIXX Super Hero (Photo : VIXX Super Hero)


The new idol group VIXX was invited to the annual U.S. event OTAKON as the first K-Pop singer.

Like Us on Facebook

OTAKON is an annual event held in the Baltimore Convention Center, and it will be held from the 27th to the 29th this year.

In 2010, X-JAPAN's Yoshiki and Seukizo were invited, and last year, the famous Japanese group Chemistry that sang the theme song for 2002 Korean World Cup was invited.

VIXX, the first K-Pop star to be on the OTAKON stage, even held a spontaneous fan meeting after their stage at the request of the fans present, and held an autograph session the day after.

VIXX's agency Jellyfish said, "We had a good conversation about VIXX with the representatives there, and I think we will be able to bring good news soon."

Photo Credits: Jellyfish

Tagged :  otakon, VIXX, vixx otakon

Featured

Comeback / Teaser / Music Video 12.19.14 | 09:13AM EST

Ex-Nine Muses Member Ryu Sera Releases 'Hear Us' Music Video

Former Nine Muses member Ryu Sera has released her first official music video since her departure from the idol girl group in June.

OP-ED 12.18.14 | 09:35AM EST

'Dirty Vibe' Music Video Appearance Is Strategic Move For 2NE1's CL Prior To Her U.S. Debut [Opinion]

Skrillex's new music video featuring CL may be a way for the 2NE1 rapper to bridge the cultural and musical divide prior to her U.S. debut.

Editorial 12.18.14 | 09:13AM EST

4 K-Pop Idol Groups That Disbanded In 2014

The highly competitive nature of the K-pop industry unfortunately means that some groups don't make it. In 2014, there were four groups we said goodbye to.

Hot Issue 12.17.14 | 07:16PM EST

K-Pop Crossover: Stephen Colbert Slips In Hallyu Reference During Seth Rogen Interview On 'Colbert Report' [VIDEO]

Stephen Colbert's eight-year tenure playing a conservative blowhard on "The Colbert Report" might be coming to an end on Friday, but that doesn't mean he doesn't have time for one last shout-out to the South Korean music scene.

KpopStarz Is Looking For Enthusiastic Entertainment Contributors Reach Millions On The Web.
Real Time Analytics