SXSW’s Korea Spotlight Announces Lineup Featuring iKON, Chung Ha, XXX & More

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As in years previous, SXSW can be seeing a number of Korean artists descend on Austin for the annual Korea Spotlight occasion.

Presented by the Korea Creative Content Agency, an affiliate of South Korea's Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the 2019 Korea Spotlight occasion will happen on March 13 at The Moody Theater. It will function boy band iKON, pop diva Chung Ha, EDM producer Hitchhiker, tradition-meets-rock band Jambinai, counter-culture hip-hop duo XXX, and and solo digital artist Kirara.

Each of the artists convey a distinct component and musical type to SXSW, whether or not it’s Chung Ha -- who grew up in Dallas -- and her glossy dance-pop performances or XXX’s thought-provoking rhymes.  

The occasion will mark iKON’s first efficiency within the U.S. because the launch of its first album Welcome Back in 2015. The boy band is produced by YG Entertainment, additionally the house of BIGBANG and BLACKPINK. Last 12 months was their most profitable but, with the discharge of their hit single "Love Scenario" and observe up tracks, together with "Killing Me" and "Goodbye Road."

Primary entrance can be restricted to SXSW Music and Platinum badge holders, and secondary entry made out there to these with Music Festival and Artist wristbands, in addition to Interactive and Film badge holders.

All however Chung Ha, Kirara, and iKON have carried out at SXSW previously.

SXSW's Korea Spotlight Announces Lineup Featuring iKON, Chung Ha, XXX & More