K-pop group BLACKPINK has planned to set the stage on fire – All Over The World!! The K-pop girl group has announced a world tour that will visit North America, Europe and Australia. Blinks, which is what the fans of this group are known as are going crazy over the news.
YG Entertainment, the company of BLACKPINK, announced on 9th January that the band would visit North America, Europe, and Australia. “In Your Area” tour started in November. The tour’s schedule is already tight with performances in Asia. The inclusion of these continents has produced a wave of excitement and thrill in Blinks.
World Tour Dates and Destination of BLACKPINK
YG Entertainment is yet to confirm any official destination or dates for the World Tour of BLACKPINK in these continents. This tour will happen in the latter part of this year, keeping in mind the busy schedule of an ongoing tour. However, considering the reputation and popularity of this K-pop girl group. It is expected that many big cities (Am I thinking – New York, LA, Sydney, Paris, London) will witness the performances of BLACKPINK. However, official announcements can happen any time soon.
BLACKPINK Will Perform At Coachella – First K-pop Girl Group To Do So
BLACKPINK is going to create history! It is going to perform at Coachella. By doing so, BLACKPINK will become the first K-pop girl group to do so. This is indeed going to be a massive milestone in the journey of this group.
Coachella is an annual music festival which happens in Indio, California. Coachella gets an estimated footfall of 125,000 per weekend. Ariana Grande, Tame Impala and Childish Gambino are set to play this year at the music festival. The dates for Coachella are April 12th to 14th, and April 19th to 21st. BLACKPINK is lined up to perform on both Fridays over the two weekends.
This is going to be a debut for the group in the US. Blinks are excited about their performance. The energy level is going to be high at Coachella.
Things You Should Know About BLACKPINK
BLACKPINK began their journey in the year 2016. It consists of 4 members Jisoo, Rose, Jennie, and Lisa.
The K-pop girl group has an extensive fanbase. It has 14.6 million followers on Instagram.
Last Year, BLACKPINK broke the record of the most-watched Korean music video on YouTube by their quartet’s song “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du.” To represent their power, they broke the record by leaving BTS and Psy behind in just 24 Hours. The song didn’t stop right there, as it became the quickest Korean group music video to reach 550 million views. The song also became the highest-charting hit ever by a K-Pop girl group by opening at the No. 55 place on Billboard’s Hot 100.
Last October, BLACKPINK collaborated with Dua Lips for a track. Name of that track was “Kiss and Make Up.” This song opened at 36 on the UK Singles Chart, earning BLACKPINK the reward as the first ever K-pop number to reach the top 40 list. With this act, BLACKPINK became the only Korean female group with multiple listings on Billboard Hot 100 Chart.
Well! It is useless to say that BLACKPINK has set the standard pretty high. It is the K-pop girl group that has achieved many “Firsts.” BLACKPINK, with a total number of 9 original songs in their bag, is all set to dominate the world. Blinks are ready to witness the history in the making.