BIGBANG’s new album “Alive” has just recorded 260,000 pre-sale orders. This will be their 5th mini album and it will be released on February 29. YG Entertainment (Hereafter YGE) stated that up until February 27 the amount of pre-sale orders in South Korea were 240,000. The number of pre-sale orders outside of South Korea was 20,000.
Coinciding with their comeback, BIGBANG is also making a lot of variety show appearances. On February 20 they appeared on SBS “Healing Camp,” and on March 4 they appeared on SBS “Running Man.” They will also appear on SBS “Strong Heart” and MBC “Infinity Challenge.”
That’s not all! BIGBANG will also appear in lots of commercials and ads! Currently BIGBANG is modeling for North Face, Lotte Duty Free, G Market, and Soul by Ludacris. Besides these current deals BIGBANG is currently in negotiations for two more commercial deals.
Finally, more good news for BIGBANG fans! BIGBANG’s world tour which was planned for 25 cities in 16 different countries is planned to expand to more countries!