On August 19, a spokesperson for the committee revealed the news, saying, “Super Junior’s Leeteuk and miss A’s Fei have been chosen to MC the 2016 Asia Song Festival on October 9.”
Artists to represent Korea include EXO, SEVENTEEN, TWICE, NCT 127, and AOMG’s Simon D. For the Asia Acoustic Festival on October 7, guests include 10cm and Eric Nam among others.
The Asia Song Festival will take place in Busan, making it the third time for the festival to be held there. A source from the festival stated, “As Asia Song Festival grows in prestige, the amount of artists hoping to appear in the festival have been rising as well. With fair judgement, we will choose the top artists from each country to create a more abundant festival.”
Currently, the Asia Song Festival is promoting on their official homepage in order to gain supporters for the event.