Iconic K-pop artistes such as BoA, Super Junior, Girls’ Generation to perform in the biggest concert in Singapore yet with a capacity of 18,000
14 Sep 2012 (Singapore) – Singapore will see the biggest concert yet this 23 November at 6.30pm, with a massive production value and 18,000 capacity; inaugurating the first concert at The Float @ Marina Bay- the world’s largest floating stage. This will also be the first time audiences will be able to set foot on the floating stage. SMTOWN Live Tour III in Singapore, will feature mega-popular K-pop artistes managed by SM Entertainment, one of South Korea’s biggest entertainment agencies. SMTOWN Live Tour III in Singapore will be a 4-hour long mega music extravaganza with special effects, pyrotechnics, flying stunts and water features, coupled with contagious dance moves, magnetic music and a stellar line up of artistes.
SMTOWN, the world tour with performances by various artistes from SM’s star-studded stable, has become a massively popular concert tour that has been staged in prestigious international arenas such as Madison Square Garden, New York to 15,000 in the audience and Zenith de Paris in France to 14,000 in the audience. To date, over half a million people across the globe have attended an SMTOWN concert since the first tour started in 1999.
As the Singapore stop for SMTOWN Live Tour III will be performed on a floating stage for the first time, the Singapore show will showcase a staging never before seen in other countries. The world’s largest floating stage at 120 metres long and 83 metres wide will also house mosh pits for over 5,000 fans to get into the thick of the action on stage and a heartbeat away from their favourite artistes.
“SMTOWN is truly the mother of all K-pop concerts and we’re madly excited to bring this to Singapore. As a massive concert that has only been staged so far at iconic international venues, we hope this concert will impact Singapore and the region to bring progressive music and quality productions here,” says Beatrice Chia-Richmond, Creative Director of Running Into The Sun.
SMTOWN Live Tour III has been performed in 2012 at Anaheim, United States; Hsinchu, Taiwan; Tokyo, Japan and Seoul, Korea. SMTOWN Live Tour III in Singapore will be the concert tour’s sixth stop and is expected to attract audiences from Singapore and around the region.
Priority Tickets and Public Sales
Tickets to SMTOWN Live Tour III in Singapore will be available from 19 September 2012 to 1 October 2012 for Samsung customers who produce a Samsung handset and OCBC Card members. Tickets will be released for public sale from 2 October 2012 onwards.
Ticket prices and further ticketing details will be released next week by Running Into The Sun.