If you’re into the hottest rookies, then start packing all of your things into your suitcases immediately as Astro and DEAN are the newly announced artists to make their way to KCON Los Angeles this July 29th through the 31st!
New K-pop group Astro debuted on February 23rd, 2016 with their first mini-album Spring Up and have been stealing all the hearts of young and old K-pop fans. The group consists of members Eunwoo, Jinjin, Moonbin, MJ, Rocky, and Sanha averaging around the age of 19-years-old.
Astro’s label, Fantagio Entertainment, has been planning their debut since 2015. The members themselves have even participated in a trainee program and a T.V. series later on titled, “To Be Continued”.
Meanwhile DEAN, a rising R&B singer and producer, has been taking the Korean music scene by storm with his smooth vocals and genius ability to produce music. At the age of 16 he was already working his way towards success and wrote songs such as ‘Growl’ for EXO and ‘Bingle Bingle’ for Block B.
In July of 2015, DEAN debuted with his first single titled, ‘I’m Not Sorry’ featuring Eric Bellinger and later on debuted in South Korea with his second single, ‘Pour Up’ featuring Block B’s Zico.
Be sure to catch these two hot rookie artists along with BTS, Twice, Block B, TTS, CNBLUE, and GFriend at KCON Los Angeles this summer! And remember that tickets for this event go on sale on June 3rd at 1PM EST on AXS.com!