2NE1 to perform in Malaysia on Dec 8


KUALA LUMPUR: The K-Pop girl group that made headlines worldwide for its edgy music and unique fashion style, 2NE1 will be making their stop in Malaysia for their 2NE1 Global Tour 2012 - New Evolution concert on December 8 at Stadium Melawati.

The Korean group, which is one of the most influential in  the world, is made up of four distinct individuals: CL, Dara,  Park Bom and Minzy.

Embarking on their first ever world tour, 2NE1 has  achieved the distinction of being the first Korean girl group to hold a world tour.

The group has collaborated with world-renowned names  such as The Black Eyed Peas, will.i.am, and fashion designer,  Jeremy Scott, and gained recognition for their immense  talent and influence by bagging MTV Iggy’s “Best New Band  in the World” award in 2011.

Guaranteed to be a tour that Black Jacks, as 2NE1 fans are  called, will not forget, 2NE1 Global Tour 2012 - New Evo lution is set to be an amazing spectacle that will far exceed  fans’ expectations, bringing an epic and world-class performance.

Coming together to help create the tour is the ultimate  dream team consisting of four-time winner of the MTV Video  Music Award for Best Choreography, Travis Payne, who will  be leading production and choreography, Divinity Roxx  (musical director and bassist for Beyonce’s world tour),  leader of the band following 2NE1 on tour, Michael Cotten  (production design for the Olympic Games and Michael  Jackson’s This Is It tour) who will be staging a breath-taking  production for the tour, and head costume designer and  stylist, Jeremy Scott who has worked for Madonna and Lady  Gaga.

2NE1 Global Tour 2012 - New Evolution kicked off in Seoul  on July 28 and 29 at the Seoul Olympic stadium to an audience of 20,000 fans, and will be brought to 10 cities  in seven countries throughout Asia, the Americas and Europe.

Ticket sales for the Malaysian concert start on Oct 27.  Regular updates on the sales will be posted on www.facebook.com/runningintothesun and @RITSmy on Twitter.

Strictly a one-night only show with no further addition of  tickets, this concert will mark the first time ever that 2NE1  are coming to Malaysia.

2NE1 Global Tour 2012 in Malaysia - New Evolution is  managed by YG Entertainment and organised by Running  Into The Sun.


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