Taeyang to Release Solo Debut Album + Solo Tour in Japan by August

This coming summer will definitely be hotter than ever with Taeyang confirming the release of his second studio album in Korea this June followed by the release of his debut solo album and a solo concert tour in Japan on August.

According to an announcement by YG Entertainment today, May 30, Taeyang will release his first solo debut album in Japan on August 13. He will also begin his first solo tour on August 12 to celebrate the release of his debut in Japan.

The solo concert tour dubbed as “SOL JAPAN TOUR 2014” will open in Grandcube Osaka for two nights followed by a stop in Pacifico Yokohama on August 17 and 18, and a final stop in Fukuoka Sun Palace Hotel and Hall on August 23 and 24.

Meanwhile, Taeyang will be making his comeback as a solo artist after four years with the release of his second full album, “Rise,” in Korea on June 2. The album will contain nine tracks including his title song, “Eyes, Nose, Lips.