News / Headlines / Comeback / Teaser / Music Video

The Wonder Girls Give An Electrifying Kick-Off Performance at Singapore Wonder World Tour

By Staff Writer | September 09, 2012 11:32 PM EDT

Like Us on Facebook

Back in Singapore after two years, and this time for a full length concert, the Wonder Girls packed everything -- their grace, energy, stamina and most of all their unique style.  Boasting a 22-track song list, the girls were intent on showing Singapore what they really are about.  The concert promptly started at 7:30 PM local time, and the Wonder Girls' juniors from JYP Entertainment, JJ Project, was featured as the front act.  JJ Project performed their defining debut tracks "Bounce" and "Hooked" from their debut album.  The upbeat songs were a great way to get everyone in the mood for Wonder Girls' awesome performances. 

The Wonder Girls then came on stage with "Like This" as their intro song.  They continued on with "Nu Shoes" and "Sweet Dreams".  Among other songs, "Like This" (Intro), "Be My Baby" (Song #16), "DJ is Mine" (Song #4) and "Like Money" (Song #21) hold significant importance as this was the first time they performed these songs in Singapore.

The Wonder Girls also paid homage to their host country during their performance of "R.E.A.L" (Song #15) as they transformed into Singaporean girls, donning the country's signature outfit for women, the sarong kebaya.   During this performance, the Wonder Girls also gave treats to their fans by throwing candies to the audience.

As promised during the press conference, the Wonder Girls also showed different sides to themselves as they performed their songs using different musical genre flavors.  One such memorable performance was the rock version of "Two Different Tears" (Song #8) wherein they performed with a guitar.

Yenny performed the popular "Hello To Myself" (Song # 7) from the Dream High 2 soundtrack. Yubin performed "So Hot" (Song #10) for the most parts, and joined by the rest of the members afterwards. After a ballad medley of "Feeling Sorry", "I tried", and "Wishing on a Star" (Song #10.5/11),  the girls performed "Long Long Time" and "Girlfriend" (Songs #11 and 12) first as a group, before making way for Sun and Lim's solo stages.  Sun performed  "The Sound of Rain" and Miss A's "Touch" (Song #13)  while Lim performed "Act Cool"  (Song #14) and was joined by JJ Project. 

 After these, they then performed songs leading up to the finale with "G.NO", "Stop", "Bad Boy", "I Wanna" being the 17-20th songs of the night. They capped the night with "Tell Me" as the final song. 

With the excitement from the crowd refusing to die down, the Wonder Girls return for an encore, this time wearing casual clothes.  For their encore, they sang their monumental hit "Nobody".  The crowd was genuinely inspired and awed with their performance. 

The Wonder Girls continue on with their Asia Tour, Wonder World Tour, with Malaysia as the next stop on October 13.  The tour is made possible by a collaboration of JYP Entertainment and CJE&M M Live Series. 

written by: Dorothy A @KpopStarz
Photo Credits: Melin Ong - iReporter for KpopStarz Singapore

Tagged :  Wonder Girls, Wonder World Tour, JYP Entertainment, Sun, Yubin, Yenny, Sohee, Lim, CJ E&M, M Live


Concert / Event 11.30.15 | 01:02PM EST

Countdown To MAMA 2015: Artist Of The Year

Take a listen to the 32 artists nominated for 2015 Artist of the Year at the upcoming Mnet Asian Music Awards.

Stars on TV / Movies 11.30.15 | 12:43PM EST

SM And YG Entertainment Trainees Abstain From Mnet's New Talent Search Program 'Produce 101'

The new program seeks to form a new multi-agency K-pop girl group.

Comeback / Teaser / Music Video 11.30.15 | 12:07AM EST

BTS Show Their Youthful Sides In New 'Run' Music Video

BTS have officially begun their 2015 comeback promotions with a new music video for title track "Run."

Fashion & Style 11.30.15 | 01:48PM EST

Jay Park Discusses The Importance Of Hip-Hop And His Free-Spirited Approach To Making Music

Jay Park appeared in the December issue of The Celebrity and revealed his free-spirited approach to hip-hop because of the creative control he exercises over his music.

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