YouTube has launched careers for many artists today and it has a created a culture of loyal fans who subscribe to singers’ channels, follow them on social media, and help them rise to fame. With that in mind, local organizer M.E Malaysia created F.Y.I On Stage (F.Y.I short for ‘Favorite YouTube Icons’) a series of event which introduce and highlight talented YouTube artists. The event aspire to bring high-profile YouTube sensations that has been at the forefront as an influential pioneer in utilizing new media with the hope that it inspires young people to pursue and live their dreams.
The first F.Y.I On Stage brings three popular Asian-American YouTube artists – Victor Kim, Andrew Garcia & JR Aquino to Kuala Lumpur this November. They were recently touring USA together as part of YTF, a group of performers comprised of the biggest celebrity entertainers from YouTube and the social networking world. M.E Malaysia are proud to invite these three outstanding talents to lead the 2–hour sessions that celebrates their work while defining who they are and showcasing why they are an inspiration to millions of fans. They will be joined on stage by rising solo singer, songwriter Tedd Chan, local band Once Upon A Time There Was A Sausage Named Bob and high-profile dance crew, Katoon
The event, dubbed “F.Y.I On Stage feat. Victor Kim, Andrew Garcia & JR Aquino in Kuala Lumpur” will take place on Wednesday, November 28th at Chancellor Hall, Management & Science University (MSU) from 7.30PM onwards. Passes to the event are available at RM 95 (General Admission), RM 155 (VIP Pass with Autograph Session) and RM 255 (Premium Pass with Pre-Show Meet & Greet and other benefits). For further information on how to get your passes, log on to http://www.facebook.com/Inzpire.ME or send email to email@example.com.
F.Y.I On Stage feat. Victor Kim, Andrew Garcia & JR Aquino in Kuala Lumpur is proudly presented by Acer Sales & Services Sdn Bhd, the first company to launch the full suite of Windows 8 product with touch capability. It is supported by Nuffnang Malaysia (Official Social Media Partner), Management & Science University (Official Venue) , Grim Film (Creative Partner) , Fly Fm (Official Radio) with special thanks to 988 FM, Google Malaysia & Fleur Cafe.
Name: F.Y.I On Stage feat. Victor Kim, Andrew Garcia & JR Aquino in Kuala Lumpur
Venue: Chancellor Hall, Management & Science University (MSU)
Date: Wednesday, November 28th 2012
- RM95 (General admission)
- RM155 (VIP Pass with autograph session)
- RM255 (Premium Pass with pre-show meet & greet and other benefits)
• Victor Kim
Victor is a Korean-American dancer/singer/artist from Sacramento, California who charms with his countless talents. He is a member of Quest Crew, winner of the 3rd season of MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew and have been featured in ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ and ‘American Idol’. Last year, Victor pursued his independent musical career and released his debut EP. Recently, he acted in a hit online miniseries ‘Away We Happened’ by worldwide YouTube sensation Wong Fu Productions.
Victor have over 500,000 YouTube subscribers and 100,000 Twitter followers.
Youtube : http://www.youtube.com/victorvictorkim
• Andrew Garcia
Andrew Garcia, a singer/songwriter out of Moreno Valley, California and a Top 10 finalist on Season 9 of American Idol is known for his soulful voice combined with his acoustic guitar. Prior to Idol, he was in a duo called The Adrian William Project. Since Idol, Andrew has moved on to bigger and better things, touring all across the globe with other established performers and as a member of YTF.
He have over 280,000 YouTube subscribers and 110,000 Twitter followers.
Youtube : http://www.youtube.com/andrewagarcia
• JR Aquino
Aquino is a singer/songwriter from Anchorage, Alaska. He started posting videos to the site for fun, but has since become a star with a worldwide following on his You Tube channel that features covers of songs like Drake’s “Best I Ever Have” and Trey Songz’s “Heart Attack,”. JR was an American Idol semi-finalist (4th season) and a contestant on the current season of ‘The Voice’.
He have nearly 500,000 YouTube subscribers and over 100,000 Twitter followers.
Youtube : www.youtube.com/user/JRAquinomusic
Source: M.E Malaysia via KAvenyou