BIGBANG: An explosion of energy and Korean Pop Style!
Big Bang! The band consists of G-Dragon, Tae Yang, TOP, Dae Sung & Seungri. Formed in 2006, they have managed to make a difference in the Korean music scene since they started, offering songs, rhythm, style and charm that has captured the attention of many fans here in Europe.
Their most successful hits ‘Last Farewell’ & ‘Sunset Glow’ have climbed to Korea’s highest ranks, as well as ‘Tonight’ which reached the Top 10 in US iTunes.
Their reputation also extends to Japan, where they have won numerous awards: 5 ‘Best New Artist’ awards including ‘Best New Artist’ at the Japan Golden Disk Awards and at the MTV Japan 2010 Music Video Awards they were crowned ‘Best New Artist’ & Best Pop Video’.
At the MTV EMA Awards 2011, they represented Asia to win the title of ‘Best Worldwide Act’.
After some time off, Big Bang returned with their new album ‘ALIVE’, released in February 2012, which they will take with their greatest hits around Asia, North America, South America and also Europe with their ‘BIGBANG ALIVE TOUR 2012’.
Their video ‘Blue’ was recently broadcast in Italy and the band are currently in the running for the ‘Best Fan Award’ at the TRL Awards 2012.
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