Soompi’s Event Coverage of K-Pop Around the World in 2013

2013 is almost over Soompiers and what better way to end the year than to take a look at what’s happened in 2013. Check out some of the best photos from different events that Soompi attended this year!

1. “Dream Kpop Fantasy Concert” in Manila with INFINITE, TASTY, U-KISS, Tahiti, EXO, and Girls’ Generation.

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Six different Kpop groups started 2013 with a bang and headed over to the Philippines last January for the “Dream Kpop Fantasy Concert.”

“Dream Kpop Fantasy Concert” in Manila with INFINITE, TASTY, U-KISS, Tahiti, EXO and Girls’ Generation.

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INFINITE was the first group to perform at the “Dream Kpop Fantasy Concert” in Manila last January.

“Dream Kpop Fantasy Concert” in Manila with INFINITE, TASTY, U-KISS, Tahiti, EXO, and Girls’ Generation.

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The Dream Kpop Fantasy concert marked Girls’ Generation’s first trip to Manila to perform.

2. Hyun Bin’s First Asia Fan Meeting in Singapore

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Hyun Bin took a trip to Singapore last April for a special fanmeet and even received a marriage proposal from a fan!

3. G-Dragon‘s “One of a Kind” Concert in Taipei

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GD stopped by Taipei for his “One of a Kind” concert tour and he really put on a show there, almost selling out for both nights of the concert.

 G-Dragon’s “One of a Kind” Concert in Taiwan

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4. Jo In Sung in Singapore

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Jo In Sung dropped by Singapore to promote his then drama “That Winter, the Wind Blows” where he talked about his feelings about the drama and his character on the show.  

5. Lee Jong Suk Fanmeeting in Taiwan

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Aside from GD, actor Lee Jong Suk also headed over to Taiwan for a special fanmeeting where he even let fans snap photos of him for a couple of minutes before starting the fanmeet. 

6. CNBlue Blue Moon” in Manila

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CNBlue dropped by Manila for their “Blue Moon” world tour.

 CNBlue “Blue Moon” in Manila

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CNBlue’s drummer, Kang Min Hyuk, rose to more prominence for his role as Chanyoung in the drama “The Heirs.”

7. KCON USA 2013

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The Soompi team was at this year’s KCON USA! The event was graced by 2AM, EXO and f(x), to name a few of those who were part of the lineup. Click here for more pictures and videos.

8. “Cold Eyes” Premiere in Singapore

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 The cast of “Cold Eyes” headed to Singapore for the first international gala premiere of the film. 2PM‘s Junho plays the role of a detective who supports Han Hyo Joo’s character.

9. “Vizit Korea” in Singapore with A Pink, NU’EST and A-JAX

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A Pinks Bomi throws a heart at the audience during their performance at the “Vizit Korea” event in Singapore.

10. VIXX’s “The Milky Way” Showcase in Texas, USA

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VIXX made Dallas, Texas their first stop for their “Milky Way” showcase in the US. The boys eagerly showed their singing skills and had a great time with American Starlights. We also sat down with them for an exclusive interview in which they talk about their experience filming “The Heirs” and rank the members in terms of attractiveness.