June 25, 2012 09:24 PM EDT
2ne1 World Tour / Credit: 2ne1 World Tour
YG Entertainment stated, "Among the staff for 2NE1's first World Tour, there will be Travis Payne, who was the choreographer for Michael Jackson's "THIS IS IT" concert as well as Divinity Roxx, Beyonce's tour band leader."
These two highly respected professionals, Travis Payne and Divinity Roxx, will begin touring with 2NE1 at the Seoul Olympic Stadium at their opening concert of their first World Tour. Travis Payne and Divinity Roxx have both worked with world famous artists such as Michael Jackson and Beyonce, like previously mentioned, as well as Janet Jackson and more. They are currently two of the most influential people in the entertainment industry.
Travis Payne, who will be in charge of 2NE1's choreography, has received a total of 4 MTV Awards for Best Choreography; one of them being Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson's "SCREAM" music video. Artists whom Travis Payne has choreographed for include Usher, Beyonce, Madonna, Lady Gaga, and Jennifer Lopez.
Davinity Roxx will be directing the heart of the concert; the band. Divinity Roxx will be directing the music as well as playing base. She has previously been reconized in Korea, even before her involvement with YG Entertainment, with her powerful performance on stage.
2NE1 will be the first girl group from Korea to perform in ten cities in a total of seven countries during their first World Tour. 2NE1's World Tour called, 'NEW EVOLUTION' will begin at the Seoul Olympic Stadium on July 28 and 29 of this year. They are scheduled to perform in front of their fans in Asia, Americas, Europe and more.
YG Entertainment also mentioned the pressure as their fans are highly anticipating 2NE1's comeback.
On June 25, through the official blog of YG Entertainment (www.yg-life.com), 2NE1's new logo was revealed, stating that 2NE1's comeback is not far away.