“Korean Prince of R&B” Taeyang, renowned for his soulful voice as well as his outstanding dancing skills, are set to ignite the stage at AsiaWorld-Expo Hall 10 for his first ever solo Hong Kong concert “2015 TAEYANG WORLD TOUR [RISE] in HONG KONG Sponsored by Modern Education (Hong Kong) Limited” on January 10, 2015 (Saturday).
Priority booking for the tickets of “2015 TAEYANG WORLD TOUR [RISE] in HONG KONG Sponsored by Modern Education (Hong Kong) Limited” will be available exclusively to Citibank Credit Cardholders. Priority booking for Citi Clear Card and Citibank I.T Visa Cardholders will begin from December 3 (Wednesday) to December 5, 2014 (Friday). Other Citibank Credit Cardholders will begin from December 4 (Thursday) to December 5, 2014 (Friday). Priority booking will be available via Hong Kong Ticketing (online booking: www.hkticketing.com (from December 3, 10:00AM-11:59PM; December 4, 10:00AM to December 5, 11:59PM); purchase hotline: 31 288 288 (10:00am-8:00pm). All priority booking services will end at 11:59PM on December 5 (Friday) or while priority booking tickets last.
Public sales will begin at 10:00AM on December 8 (Monday) via Hong Kong Ticketing (online booking: www.hkticketing.com; purchase hotline: 31 288 288), K11 select and Tom Lee Music Stores.
Tickets of “2015 TAEYANG WORLD TOUR [RISE] in HONG KONG Sponsored by Modern Education (Hong Kong) Limited” are priced at:
• HK$ 1,480* (standing zone)
• HK$ 780 (numbered seats)
*All HK$1,480 ticket holders will be eligible to redeem a NEW & SPECIAL Limited Edition Tour Album of Taeyang on the concert date at the venue. The special edition album is created exclusively for the world tour and is not available for public sale. 3 additional bonus tracks, including the live mix of Taeyang’s hit song “Eyes, Nose, Lips”, which has never been published before will also be included which makes the album a must-have collectible to all VIPs.
Taeyang is a member of the leading Korean boy band 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 has released a new single “GOOD BOY” collaborating with BIGBANG’s leader G-Dragon. The single swept various major Korean music charts and topped iTunes charts in 7 countries. Its MV also gained more than 2.8 million views on the first day of it’s release. 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”.