Following their peers in the trend of simultaneous Korean and Japanese debuts, rookie boy group B1A4 recently headed to Japan to hold their first Japanese showcase!
B1A4 has yet to even release an album or promote in Japan, but that didn’t stop them from attracting the attention of thousands for their first showcase. Hundreds of media officials and 1,600 fans attended the event, which successfully wrapped on December 9.
After the concert, officials gave the boys a standing ovation, commenting praise like, “The birth of the best rookie group,” “An upcoming superstar,” and “A strong contender for a rookie award next year with their Japanese debut.”
B1A4 also released various fan merchandise like towels, light sticks, keychains, stickers, and folders to make sure the event remains a memorable one for fans. All of these items were sold out on the spot!
Under the label Pony Canyon, B1A4 will be releasing their Korean licensed album titled “Let’s Fly/it B1A4 – Double Pack~ Japan Special Edition” on January 25, 2012.