K’Storm – This catchy phrase matches with the energetic dance moves that are performed by KPOP group music videos has caught the hearts of many fans all around the world. KPOP fans have tried recording and uploading themselves imitating their idol’s dance moves on social websites this is also known as “Dance Cover”. K’ Storm VOL. 1 Dance Cover Competition 2015 which will kick off from October onwards in Klang Valley and it will make its way across major shopping malls in 5 states in Malaysia comprising of Selangor, Johor Bahru, Penang, Malacca and Kuala Lumpur starting from 24th October 2015.
[caption id="attachment_26203" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Amaze Crew performed the fantastic KPOP dance to the audience[/caption]
K’ Storm VOL. 1 Dance Cover Competition 2015, targets the hearts of KPOP dance lovers by providing them the opportunity to showcase their dance moves and passion towards KPOP! This competition is open to all Malaysians regardless of race and age in groups of 2. It consists of 4 stages: Registration & Pre-Audition, Stage Audition (Preliminary 1), Finalists Selection (Preliminary 2) and Grand Finale. Contestants are required to submit their dance cover videos with KPOP songs as background music, imitating KPOP singer music video or their live performances through online video submission. For groups who succeed through their online pre-audition, they will proceed to the next Stage, Audition (Preliminary 1) and Finalist Selection (Preliminary 2). Top 3 winners will be chosen to enter the grand finals during the Finalist Selection (Preliminary 2) and only one team will take home the State Winner title and cash prize of RM 500. Moreover, the next 3 groups with the second highest scores will qualify to re-enter the Finalist Selection at different states and stand a chance to make it to Grand Final. Total 15 groups of contestants will be competing in the Grand Finals for the Champion of K’ Storm VOL. 1 Dance Cover Competition 2015!
On top of that, the featuring judges line-up for states selections are perfectly well-equipped and qualified to hype up the competition! The judges are Dayana Anith, Yoro Ng, Joel Tee and Suanne Chong. These judges are well known in the KPOP industry as they have dozens of experience judging KPOP competitions. Besides that, they are highly active in dance cover online and performances as well as competitions.[caption id="attachment_26202" align="aligncenter" width="600"] L-R : Mr. Poven Goh, Managing Director of Mega Music World; Mr. Calvin Lum, Chief Executive Officer of Mega MediaCom; Ms. Noelle Nah Lian Chea, Founder of Dance For Love & Managing Director of Mega Movement; Mr. Lum Fook Seng, Head of Finance and Administration of Magnum 4D Berhad; Datuk Chan Chee Fai, Chief Commercial Officer of Magnum 4D Berhad; Mr. Wong Wei Chong, Business Development Director of Mega Ultimate; Ms. Maye Ng, Retail Manager of Key Ng; Mr Brandon Kuay, Business Development Manager of Snips; Ms. Charlene Goh Hsien Min, Business Development Director of Mega Movement & Co Founder of Dance for Love have a group photo together after the launching of K’Storm Vol.1 Dance Cover Competition.[/caption]
A total worth more than RM 20,000 attractive cash and prizes are waiting for the K’ Storm VOL. 1 Dance Cover Competition 2015 winners to be won! The Champion will walk away with RM8, 000 cash prize along with other amazing prizes; 1st Runner Up and 2nd Runner Up will be walking away with RM4,000 and RM2,000 respectively. In addition, contestants will also stand a chance to be awarded Best Group Attire Award, Audience Choice Award and Most Voted on Facebook Award.
Suzanne Soo, Senior Manager- Marketing of Magnum 4D Berhad said life is about achieving dreams; life is about dedicating to be the best of who you are. Thus, K’Storm Vol.1 Dance Cover Competition is a platform for the young who are nuts about KPOP to showcase their talents, to achieve their dreams, making their dreams come true. The Judges advice to the participants is “Practice, practice and practice. Practice makes perfect, practice makes the performance looks smooth and complete. Therefore, practice is really important for all the contestants. Other than that, song selection is another thing that needs to pay attention because a good song selection can make the contestants stand out from the rest.”
K’ Storm VOL. 1 Dance Cover Competition 2015 is proudly brought to you by Magnum and organized by Mega Ultimate. Other participating sponsors including Co-Organizer: Mega Movement, Supporting Partner: Dance For Love, Official Makeup and Hairdo: Snips, Official Wardrobe: Key Ng, Official Grand Final Venue: Mega Star Arena, Special Thanks: Mega Visual, Mega Mediacom and Mega Music World.