“Korean Prince of R&B” TAEYANG, has received overwhelming response from fans, music lovers and fashionistas for his first ever solo concert in Hong Kong “2015 TAEYANG WORLD TOUR [RISE] in HONG KONG Sponsored by Modern Education (Hong Kong) Limited”. All concert tickets were swiftly sold out on the first day of the public sale.
Representatives from the concert organizers, including ELF ASIA and Live Nation Lushington (Hong Kong) commented, “We are so proud to be able to bring TAEYANG to Hong Kong to kick off his first world tour here. We are pleased to see the overwhelming response and we would like to express our deepest gratitude to all fans for their great support to TAEYANG. TAEYANG will definitely bring his best of the best performance in his first ever solo Hong Kong concert!”
“2015 TAEYANG WORLD TOUR [RISE] in HONG KONG” is the first world concert tour of TAEYANG. After the Hong Kong leg, they will then move on to perform in China, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Taiwan, etc.
TAEYANG is a member of the leading Korean artist group BIGBANG as well as an outstanding solo artist. He has gained huge popularity across Asia and is widely praised as the “Korean Prince of R&B”. He has become a frequent chart-topper both locally and internationally and has set the record of the highest charting K-Pop solo album in Billboard. Recently, TAEYANG was awarded “Best Vocal Performance Male”, “Best Male Artist” & “Song of the Year” in 2014 Mnet Asia Music Awards for his incredible performance in the year. Beside his outstanding music achievements, TAEYANG is also recognized as the leading style icon with his unique fashion sense. Leading international brands such as Calvin Klein, Givenchy, Thom Browne, Balmain and LV have invited TAEYANG to their shows and wear their latest collections. He is also the only K-Pop artist to be selected in the CK ONE’s 20th anniversary global campaign.
Modern Education (Hong Kong) Limited is the title sponsor and also the sound check party sponsor of “2015 TAEYANG WORLD TOUR [RISE] in HONG KONG”. Citibank is the exclusive priority booking service provider of the event. It is also fully supported by AsiaWorld-Expo and HK Ticketing. Commercial Radio 2 is the media partner.
ELF ASIA and Live Nation Lushington (Hong Kong) are the promoters of “2015 TAEYANG WORLD TOUR [RISE] in HONG KONG Sponsored by Modern Education (Hong Kong) Limited”.