EXID’s Hani, Hong Jong Hyun, Super Junior’s Leeteuk Will Be The Hosts For ‘Asia Song Festival’
EXID’s Hani, actor Hong Jong Hyun, and Super Junior’s Leeteuk are set to take up the MC roles at the 2015 Asia Song Festival!
On September 11, a representative from the festival organizing committee made an official announcement that the three artists have been confirmed to be hosts for the coming event, saying:
The combination of the three MCs, from Leeteuk, who has extensive experience hosting major events, and Hani, who is one of the hottest figures of today, to Hong Jong Hyun, who is receiving love as a hallyu star in Korea and China, is heightening anticipation. We will make sure that this year′s Asia Song Festival goes beyond hallyu to become Asia′s music festival.
Under the slogan of “Asia Is One,” the festival aims to support Asian culture exchange and promote cooperation among Asian countries. This year’s festival will take place at the Busan Asiad Main Stadium, on October 11 at 7 p.m (KST).
A number of K-pop artists, including EXO, BTS, B1A4, GOT7 and Red Velvet, as well as famous stars from Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, the Philippines and more, will be taking over the stage of the event, which is causing excitement among fans.
It is reported that Asia Song Festival Busan Organizing Committee, Busan Metropolitan City, and Korea Music Content Industry Association are the organizers, while the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism is the sponsor, with KBS as the broadcaster.
Pre-ordering of tickets will be available via Hana Free and Ticketlink, from September 17 at 8 p.m to September 18 at 11:59 p.m (KST), and from September 21 at 8 p.m to September 22 at 11:59 p.m (KST), respectively.
(Editing by Adrian Cheng)