Massive Hit Leisure, the label behind worldwide sensations BTS, has introduced world auditions for a lady group that will likely be a part of the “subsequent era” of Ok-pop stars.
This lady group, slated to debut in 2021, will likely be Massive Hit’s second: In July, The label acquired Supply Music, which was house to the six-member group GFriend.
The Plus World Audition is ready to happen in 16 cities throughout three continents. The auditions kick off in Los Angeles and New York Metropolis on October 5, earlier than transferring to Australia and Asia – particularly, Singapore, South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Vietnam and Thailand. Take a look at the total record of dates and cities under.
Plus World Audition
Saturday, October 5 – Los Angeles and New York Metropolis
Saturday, October 12 – Perth and Singapore
Sunday, October 13 – Melbourne
Saturday, October 19 – Busan, Gwangju, Osaka, Sapporo and Taipei
Sunday, October 20 – Seoul, Tokyo and Kaohsiung
Saturday, October 26 – Hanoi and Bangkok
Sunday, October 27 – Ho Chi Minh
The announcement was accompanied by an “invitation” video. The clip options a number of ladies who learn out a mysterious poem which they uncover in a small bottle. “It is a poem for all of your secret powers,” it reads. “We’re the unpredictable unicorns, plus robust, plus particular, plus sensible, plus sassy, plus sunny, plus very good, and plus we hope to see you quickly.” Watch the video right here.
In a joint press assertion, Massive Hit and Supply Music mentioned they “plan to totally utilise their capacities in launching the subsequent era lady group backed by the know-hows amassed house and overseas”.
The South Korean leisure firm had acquired Supply Music in July in a bid to increase its vary of artists with the latter’s “pool of trainees with excessive development potential within the lady group class”. Massive Hit’s final lady group was the short-lived five-member group Glam, which disbanded in early 2015 after two and a half years.
Massive Hit additionally just lately introduced that it’s creating a brand new drama collection primarily based on the BTS Universe. The corporate can also be engaged on a brand new music streaming platform in collaboration with South Korean gaming firm Netmarble, which was behind the ‘BTS World’ cell recreation.