After weeks of teasers and hype, the solo artist that has been revealed to visit India is none other than, former front man of LEDApple, Jason Jang Hanbyul. LED APPLE was a popular Korean Pop Rock band which was formed under Starkim Entertainment. Hanbyul however left the group after some years and went solo.
Jang Hanbyul is not only an exceptional artist but has also had multiple experiences in different fields. Many fans would also know him as the host in popular TV shows like After School Club, Simply KPOP, MNET US M Countdown. He has also appeared in multiple TV shows like Room of Secrets, Society Game amongst others. Besides cameos in Dramas like “To the Beautiful You”, “Reckless Family2”, he has also sung OSTs for popular dramas like ‘Pretty Boy’, ‘Sassy Go Go’, ‘Remember’, ‘I Picked up a Star on the Road’, etc.
As part of LED Apple as well as solo, Hanbyul has toured many countries including Japan, Germany, Kazakhstan, Indonesia. This will be his first visit to India.
A quick background on Jason Jang Hanbyul, would let you know that he actually lived in Australia before moving to South Korea. He is fluent in 4 languages – English, Korean, French and Japanese. If that doesn’t seem enough, Hanbyul actually holds a Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Queensland!
The date for the event as well as the venues has not been announced yet but as per the teaser pictures, it is scheduled to be held in 2 states and 3 venues. It is assumed that Nagaland and Diphu would be 2 of the venues as one of the organisers Musika is based in Nagaland, while one of the partners, KACC (Karbi Anglong Chamber of Commerce is based in Diphu (Karbi Anglong, Assam). Pink Box events which is the first company to have been organising KPOP events in India is one of the other partners. When we reached out for comments, we were told that more information regarding the venues would be revealed soon along with other details. It maybe mentioned that Pink Box Events had earlier posted a teaser picture which looked like they were preparing for more announcement.
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In the meanwhile, here’s one of Hanbyul’s original song and a cover –