Get familiar with this name as WkndFest is about to blow up as one of the most happening festival in Kuala Lumpur. The music festival, WkndFest Vol 1: K-Pop Edition is set to happen this 30 August 2019 in Axiata Arena, Bukit Jalil.

Chart Toppers Lineup

The mission for WkndFest is to create a tailored live music experience that features artists within the same music genre. With this concept, WkndFest is hosting lead artists and popular K-pop groups for an all-out concert.

Tiffany Young

She’s one of the best-selling artists worldwide in 2007 when she first debuted as a member of Girls’ Generation. After leaving the group in 2017, Tiffany is now signed with a record label in Los Angeles in pursuit of her solo career in America. Her singles “I Just Wanna Dance” and “Lips on Lips” won her Best Solo Breakout at the 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards.

MAMAMOO

The 4-member power group is best known in South Korea for their original music and unconventional performances. Their breakout to the industry is highly applauded and is considered as one of the best K-pop debut in 2014. Solar, Moonbyul, Wheein and Hwasa are also equally talented as accomplished solo artists outside their girl group.

iKON

After a sold-out tour in Malaysia last year, this YG Entertainment boy band has proven themselves to be commercially successful not only in their home country but across international waters too. Overall, their songs sold over 4 million copies and one of the songs, “Love Scenario”, is a top hit music in TikTok app.

(G)I-DLE

Despite just celebrated their one-year anniversary in May, this South Korean girl group is to one to look out for. Their lead singles “Latata” and “Señorita” secured their presence in the industry by bagging awards in both Asia Artist Award 2018 and Gaon Chart Music Award 2019.

Momoland

The girl group is formed in 2016 through Mnet’s reality show–a survival program in finding the next K-pop star. Momoland released their first album through crowdfunding and they are the first girl group to earn a Platinum certification by Gaon Music Chart for over 100 million streams for the song “Bboom Bboom”.

VAV

Acronym for “Very Awesome Voice”, the 7-member boy group is not new to Malaysians with catchy hits like “Trilla Killa” and “Give me more”. St. Van, the lead singer, is more than excited to return to Malaysia for the second time with his bandmates.

Sensational K-pop Evening

WkndFest Vol 1: K-Pop Edition is expected to run for 6 hours with top-class performances from these Korean artists. The ticket price starts from RM338 and is available for purchase at Myticket.Asia.

WkndFest Vol 1: K-Pop Edition
Date: 30 August 2019
Time: Door opens at 5pm
Venue: Axiata Arena, Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur

Text by Jessy Wong

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