(November 23, 2018 — Manila, Philippines) BLACKPINK, the hottest Korean female group announced their first tour, BLACKPINK 2019 WORLD TOUR [IN YOUR AREA], which includes the Philippines set on February 2, 2019 at the Mall of Asia Arena.
BLACKPINK 2019 WORLD TOUR will kick-off in Bangkok starting January 2019 and will be performing also in Jakarta, Hong Kong, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, and Taipei.
BLACKPINK’s management YG Entertainment, together with concert promoters MMI Live, PULP, and Live Nation and Globe as presenter, have officially announced the selling of tickets which will start on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 10:00 am in all SM Ticket outlets; www.smtickets.com; or call their hotline at 470-2222.
BLACKPINK members are JISOO, JENNIE, ROSÉ, and LISA, has drawn a lot of attention with their first debut single album ‘SQUARE ONE’ in 2016. Their songs have hit the charts not only in Korea but also internationally including Billboard.
Their single “As If It’s Your Last” which was released in 2017, gave them the title of the fastest girl group to reach 400 million views. However, BLACKPINK broke its own record with their latest EP album ‘SQUARE UP’ released in 2018. ‘Ddu-Du Ddu-Du’ which is one of four tracks on ‘SQUARE UP’ charted No. 55 on the Billboard Hot 100, which was the highest-charting hit ever by a KPOP girl group. Additionally, this song is renowned as YouTube’s most-viewed Korean music video in 24 hours in YouTube history.
BLACKPINK also collaborated with Dua Lipa for ‘Kiss and Make Up’, which is a bilingual song in Korean and English. This song debuted at No.93 on America’s main single chart. The group is now the only Korean girl group to score multiple entries on the Billboard Hot 100.
Each member will release solo music, with JENNIE being the first and other members soon to follow. JENNIE’s solo will make its premier at the BLACKPINK’s first solo concert in Seoul.
Globe is also giving their customers a chance to buy tickets to BLACKPINK 2019 WORLD TOUR [IN YOUR AREA] concert in Manila via Globe Exclusive Pre-Selling on December 5. For more information, visit globe.com.ph/go/events/blackpink for more details.
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