Last week, MTV Asia announced the 5th MTV World Stage concert which will be happening on the 8th of September 2013 at Sunway Lagoon Surf Beach. Performing artiste include Robin Thicke, Far East Movement and Joe Flizzow and today, MTV Asia just revealed one more act that will be in Malaysia for MTV World Stage 2013!
Kpop boyband EXO of SM Entertainment will be one of the many exciting acts that will take on MTV World Stage this time round.
The name EXO is derived from EXOPLANET, a term denoting planets outside of the Solar System. The 12-member group, which formed in 2011, is separated into two subgroups at the onset – EXO-K (Korean) and EXO-M (Mandarin), and was created with a great aspiration to captivate audiences all around the world starting from Korea and China.
EXO-K and EXO-M released their first singles “MAMA” and “History” in both Korean and Mandarin in March and April on the same dates and times last year, debuting in Korea and China simultaneously. Since last year, EXO won several newcomer awards, including the “Best New Asian Artist Group”. Notably, EXO-M received the “Most Popular Band”, “Most Popular Group” and “Best Dressed” at Top Chinese Music Awards 2013. EXO-M also received the “Popularity Award” at the 13th Annual Billboard Music Festival.
From now till 27 August, Fans can score free passes to the highly anticipated event by taking part in a real-time and interactive multi-player game on worldstage.mtvasia.com.
[ Source : mtvasia.com ]