It’s that time of year again. Following the biannual tradition, “Infinity Challenge” will be holding another music festival this year and the list of participants looks to be a great star-studded line up featuring some old faces that have previously graced the prior “Infinity Challenge” music festivals and some very exciting new faces.
On September 3, an “Infinity Challenge” representative revealed that prior “Infinity Challenge” music festival participant and Big Bang‘s leader, G-Dragon, has been confirmed to be once again appearing in this year’s music festival. The representative also confirmed that he will be joined by new faces including BoA, Yoo Hee Yeol, and the hip hop musician Primary.
The confirmed participants and other yet-to-be-revealed participants will be working with the “Infinity Challenge” members,Yoo Jae Suk, Park Myung Soo, Jung Jun Ha, Haha, Noh Hong Chul, Jung Hyung Don, and Gil. Their first recording is on September 4.
This will be the fourth biannual music festival for “Infinity Challenge.” The tradition started in 2007 with the “Gangbyun Overpass Music Festival” featuring just the Infinity Challenge members before the scale of the event was increased in 2009 with the “Olympic Road Duet Festival” featuring artists such as Tiger JK, Yoon Mirae, Girl’s Generation‘s Jessica, YB, Epik High, Lee Jung Hyun, After School, and No Brain. The last music festival was the “West Coast Expressway Music Festival” in 2011 featuring G-Dragon, PSY, Jung Jae Hyung, Lee Juk, 10cm, Sweet Sorrow, and Bada.
Previous song over the years from the song festival include classics such as Jessica-Park Myung Soo’s “Naengmyeon,” Future Liger‘s (Yoo Jae Suk, Tiger JK, Yoon Mirae) “Let’s Dance” and G-Dragon-Park Myung Soo’s “I’m Being Flirtatious (Feat. Park Bom).”
The 2013 “Infinity Challenge Music Festival” is expected to start airing sometime this October. This will be the first time the music festival will be held outside of summer.
UPDATE – 4/09/2013
Further details of the 2013 Infinity Challenge Music Festival has been revealed. The concept for this year will be “Infinity Challenge Night (Club)” and will be a non-competitive song festival that will be about having fun. The rest of the cast has also been revealed and the rest of the line up includes
- Indie Rock Band Rose Motel
- Jang Gi Ha
- Kim C
This is on top of the previously confirmed cast of G-Dragon, BoA, Yoo Hee Yeol, and the hip hop musician Primary. The cast had their first recording on September 44th and the first episode of the “2013 Infinity Challenge Night (Club) Song Festival” will air on September 7.