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Day 2: The 27th Golden Disk Awards Red Carpet in Kuala Lumpur

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More than 15,000 fans and reporters gathered for the Samsung Galaxy 27th Golden Disk Awards in Malaysia’s capital, Kuala Lumpur.

Stars and fans attended the two-day event at Malaysia’s motor circuit Sepang International Circuit, which started on January 15. The prestigious event was split into two days and recognised winners who had achieved success in physical sales and digital sales.

As fans cheered and screamed, the stars for the second day of the event arrived swiftly, one-by-one, in luxury SUVs, and then stepped onto the red carpet.

In order of their arrival:  Ailee, Heo Gak, B.A.P Teen Top, K.Will, Miss A, Secret, f(x), T-Ara, SISTAR, Epik High, Lee Hi & G-Dragon.

The idols dressed glamorously for the event, often known as the Korean equivalent of The Grammy’s. It is South Korea’s most prestigious K-POP music awards show and is presented annually for outstanding achievement in the music industry. Award categories are based on the most popular K-POP music from the past year based on the digital downloads industry whilst bolstering the creativity of pop music and finding talented artists.

The red carpet fashion on Day 2 of Golden Disk Awards are even more glamorous and stunning! It is like a wow-factor!

Ailee was spotted showing off her bare back dress with shiny dangling lines along with her thigh-high split dress that revealed her long legs. Teen Top took red and dressed in it from head-to-toe to match with their black-checkered prints.

Powerhouse singers, K.Will and Huh Gak, wore black slim suits, while rising star and YG Entertainment’s latest sensation, Lee Hi, posed hand-in-hand with G-Dragon on the red carpet.

Lee Hi, who has ranked at the top with her debut single, 1,2,3,4 said that she was grateful to be invited.  She said:  “I’m so grateful for the love and support that the fans shown me and hope that tonight will be a great night. Thank you so much!”

f(x) members walked the red carpet with different kinds of outfits, maximizing their individual styles!

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Interview Transcript

After walking the red carpet, artists were invited to answer a few questions from the media. Check the transcript below.

 

Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. Can you tell us how you feel about this, and do share with us what you have to say to our Malaysian fans?

Ailee : First of all, I’m very honored to be here at the Golden Disk Awards in Malaysia. This is my first time so I’m very excited to be here. Thank you very much for inviting me. Very excited to perform in here and I hope everyone will enjoy my performance that I’ve prepared as well. Thank you!

 

 Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. How do you feel and what you have to say to your Malaysian fans?

Heo Gak : This is my first time to be in Malaysia, and it is so hot that I feel like I’m going to die. However, I have prepared great performances tonight. So, I hope we will enjoy it together. Thank you!

 

 Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. How do you feel and do share with us what you have to say to our Malaysian fans?

B.A.P : It is our first time participating at the Golden Disk Awards. We had our showcase in Malaysia before, and we are so grateful that the fans are as passionate as before. Thank you very much!

 

Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. Can you tell us how you feel about this and what you have to say to your Malaysian fans?

Teen Top : We are so grateful to be here with so many great singers. We are so grateful that there are such a great support for us. Thank you!

 

Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. Can you tell us how you feel about this?

K.Will : It is my honor to meet you all tonight. This is my first time in Malaysia. 2012 was such a great year for me and I had such a great achievement in my career. It was all because of the great love that the international fans have for K-Pop and that everyone loves me. I’m so grateful that the fans were singing my song in the airport upon my arrival. I hope that 2013 will be a great year for me as well. Thank you!

 

Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. Can you tell us how you feel about this?

Miss A : We came to Malaysia last year and we are very happy to see you all in Malaysia again.

Media : Can you share with us what you have to say to your Malaysian fans?

Miss A : We always wanted to say thank you very much for supporting us. Even though we are very far apart, we still able to get your supports from your messages. Thank you so much and we love you!

 

Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. How you feel about this and what you have to say to your Malaysian fans?

Secret : It is our honor to be here at the Golden Disk Awards with other K-Pop stars. It is so cold in Korea right now, but we are so grateful that it is really warm here. Thank you for the support ,and I feel tonight will be a great concert.  I hope we will all enjoy it together! Thank you very much.

 

Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. How do you feel about this?

f(x) : We are really happy to be here and we had really good memories here. Although it is really hot here, we will enjoy it.

Media : Do you have anything to share with your Malaysian fans?

f(x) : We are really happy that 5 of us can come to Malaysia to see our Malaysian fans. Previously when we walked the red carpet, there were a lot of fans who screamed for us and raised f(x) fanboards. We are really grateful for the Malaysian fans. We hope there will be more chances for us to come to Malaysia to see all of you, and please continue to support us. Thank you!

 

Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. How do you feel about this and what you have to say to your Malaysian fans?

SISTAR : This is our first time to be in Malaysia. We are so grateful to be in Malaysia. We are so grateful for the fans who greeted us at the airport and  wish that we will have more opportunities to interact with the Malaysian fans later. Thank you for the support and love that the fans have shown. Thank you!

 

Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. How do you feel about this?

Epik High : Actually, we haven’t attend GDA in a while. We went on hiatus for a couple of years. It was a big change from 4 years ago. Now it has a much bigger venue. I love that we can do the show while looking at nature. As everyone knows, Epik High loves nature. We truly love mountains and tress. No kidding, we deeply love mountains and tress.

Media : What you have to say to your Malaysian fans?

Epik High : First of all, thank you for knowing who we are. We were given a big welcome at the airport. Even on Twitter, after I wrote that we were coming to Malaysia, fans greeted us. I’m surprised and grateful that fans and people over here know our music and know who are we. We are just too excited to be able to perform for you all. Thank you. Fight for your mountains and trees, they are beautiful!

 

Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. How do you feel about this and what you have to say to your Malaysian fans?

Lee Hi : This is my first time participating at the Golden Disk Awards and to be in Malaysia. I’m so grateful for the love and support that the fans shown me and hope that tonight will be a great night. Thank you so much!

 

Media : Welcome to Malaysia! This is the first time that GDA is being held in Malaysia. How do you feel?

G-Dragon : I’m so happy to be in Malaysia. This is my second time to be here as BIG BANG just had a concert in Malaysia. I’m so happy to be in Malaysia, because I get the love and support that always cheers me up. Please look forward to my performance and hope it will goes well tonight. And thank you so much!

Media : Can you give a shout out to your Malaysian fans?

G-Dragon : I’m going to make you scream tonight, so please enjoy the show. Thank you! Love you.

Also, if you have missed what happened on the first day, do read our coverage of the Day 1 : GDA Red Carpet & Short Interview & Day 1 : GDA Concert.

Stay tuned for our coverage for Day 2 : The 27th Golden Disk Awards Concert in Kuala Lumpur!

Special thanks to the organizers Joongang Culture MediaMediartncomm Co. LtdRougePR known as Rouge Creative Boutique (M) Sdn Bhd.

Event covered & Photos credits : [email protected]

 

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