[Announcement] “Superstar K5” Now Accepting Audition Applicants!

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“If you think you’ve got a musical talent, give it a try!” – Adam Lambert (singer-songwriter)

Mobile & Online Application is NOW OPEN!


There are several ways you can apply for “Superstar K5.”

– Install the mobile application “Mnet Star” and follow the instructions inside

– Install the mobile messenger application Kakaotalk (which is also available for global applicants) and be “PlusFriend” with Mnetglobal and type “Apply”

– Upload a video clip or a recording file of yourself singing on Mnet’s official global website “M Wave” (http://mwave.interest.me).   

For those who pass the first round, information on time and location for the second round will be informed then. According to CJ E&M, who owns Mnet, regional preliminaries will be held from April to July; the first episode of “Superstar K5” is scheduled to be broadcast in August.

This year, global auditions will be held in the U.S. (Los Angeles, NewYork, Boston) and Vancouver, Canada.

Since its first season in 2009, <Superstar K> has become one of Korea’s representative audition programs, discovering and creating new stars such as Seo In Guk, Huh Gak, Ulala Session, Busker Busker and Roy Kim. And the number of applicants has been growing, recording 710,000 in 2009, 1.34 million in 2010, and 1.96 million in 2011. In 2012, the number of applicants for “Superstar K4” reached at 2.08 million, proving the program’s status as the largest audition for prospect stars. Preliminaries for applicants overseas have been held since “Superstar K2” in 2010, starting from Los Angeles of the United States. In 2012, the number of overseas applicants amounted to 6,000. And “Superstar K 4” was aired in 11 countries, including the United States, Japan, Hong Kong and many Asian countries.

If you think you have what it takes, don’t miss out on this great opportunity!

Adam Lambert’s Special Shoutout for “Superstar K5”!