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Posted August 19, 2018 by

Seungri Confirmed to Hold 2 More Concerts in His Japan Tour… A Total of 8 Concerts

wo concerts have been added on to Seungri’s first Japan tour, extending the tour into a total of 8 concerts.

Seungri’s first solo tour ‘SEUNGRI 2018 1ST SOLO TOUR ‘THE GREAT SEUNGRI’ IN JAPAN’ was originally consisted of 6 concerts in 3 cities in Makuhari Messe, Fukuoka, and Osaka. The tour will continue until December as 2 additional concerts have been confirmed to be held in Osaka.

Seungri will arrange existing tracks with his own vibe in his concerts in Japan, to provide fresh amusements and joy. He is also planning to reveal his various charms through DJing time, VJing under large LEDs, and laser lightings to create a club-like mood.

On September 5, he will release the Japanese version of ‘THE GREAT SEUNGRI’.

The 6 major sports newspapers in Japan have spotlighted Seungri’s tour in Japan which kicked off through August 11~12 and gave positive reviews.

Sankei Sports wrote, “Seungri presented a solo tour filled with will. He revealed his experience by filling up the stage by himself, not as a member of BIG BANG”. Sports Nippon introduced, “Seungri’s first solo tour in Japan was performed with heart-touching moments”.

Seungri will continue his solo tour in Fukuoka International Convention Center from September 5~6, in Osaka Osaka-jo Hall from he 19th~20th, and in Osaka Index 5th Exhibition Hall from December 12~15, which was added on to his schedule. His tour is expected to gather a total of 98,000 audiences through 8 concerts in 3 cities.

Meanwhile, Seungri is going through his Korean tour with his concert held in Daegu on the 15th, and his upcoming concert in Busan BEXCO 1st Exhibition Hall on the 19th. He originally planned to perform a concert only in Seoul, but was extended to a nationwide tour as the the fans passionately responded to his first-ever solo concert.

Source: X Sports News via YG Life


Seungri’s Victory… Highest Viewer Rating for ‘Take Care of My Refrigerator’ in 6 Weeks

Group BIG BANG’s Seungri (28) hit the viewer rating jackpot for JTBC’s variety program, ‘Take Care of My Refrigerator’.

According to TNMS media data on August 14, the 192nd episode of ‘Take Care of My Refrigerator’ aired on August 13 at 9:30 AM had a viewer rating of 5.4% nationwide.

The rating rose by 0.8% compared to last week’s 191st episode, which recorded 4.6%. The figure is the highest rating measured for ‘Take Care of My Refrigerator’ in 6 weeks, and the highest rating among all programs that aired during the same hour in non-terrestrial networks.

During the broadcast, Seungri revealed his refrigerator filled with food from various origins, as if he brags about his connections with many friends from various countries.

On Seungri’s orders, “Please cook something that my friends from different countries would all like”, chef Raymon Kim (43) prepared finger food. Sam Kim (41) prepared shrimp burger and grilled skewers. Seungri selected Sam Kim as the winner.

In the next competition, cartoonist Kim Poong (40) prepared noodles while Oh Sedeuk prepared buckwheat crepe. SEUNGRI selected Kim Poong’s plate. He also pointed out, “You shouldn’t use a large plate like this if you’re serving noodles”, which reminded viewers the fact that Seungri runs a Japanese ramen franchise (Aori Ramen in Jeju Shinhwa World Resort) and making everyone burst into laughter.

Source: Newsis via YG Life