London’s Heathrow Airport definitely felt K-Pop fever as many fans had gathered to see SHINee’s arrival.
On November 1 the boys flew to London to perform at the opening gala concert of “The London Korean Film Festival” and received an enthusiastic welcome at Heathrow Airport from the local fans.
Even though it was a weekday evening, many local fans had gathered at the airport. As many were holding signs with the group members’ names and nicknames written in Korean, they shouted “SHInee, I Love You” and “SHINee, come faster.”
As as the boys arrived at the gate, SHINee was rushed by the crowd of screaming fans and flashing cameras.
Earlier, Britain’s largest theater chain’s reservation system went down in one minute after the ticket sales for this SHINee’s concert began. Not only the reservation for SHINee’s concert but also reservation for other movie tickets for of hundreds of theaters in Britain was unavailable for five hours.
SHINee’s opening gala concert “SHINee in London” will be held at Odeon West End Theater of Leicester Square on November 3 at 4:30PM.
For this concert, there will be solo performances by each of the members as well as their hit songs including “Replay,” “Juliette,” “Ring Ding Dong,” and “Lucifer.” It is expected to receive high interest from fans and local media as they are the first Korean Idols to have a solo concert in London.