K-pop fans can now interact and chat with their ‘oppas’ live at IDOL STATION, the first JOOX-produced K-Pop programme; and meet the next big K-Pop stars in the blockbuster talent search programme I-LAND
Imagine all your beloved K-Pop idols waiting in line, with flowers in their hands and singing your favorite songs – and each of them are just waiting for you to pick who you’d like to spend some time with. JOOX, Asia’s most dedicated streaming platform, is making that dream come true for K-Pop fans in Malaysia and other JOOX markets around the world!
With the launch of IDOL STATION, the first-ever JOOX-produced K-Pop programme; and I-LAND, a spectacular new concept to search for K-Pop’s next idol – JOOX’s K-Pop Express now runs at full speed, delivering oppa-lovers in Asia unforgettable music entertainment experiences through exclusive performances and live chat sessions with instant subtitles in English and Simplified Chinese, all of which will surely melt your heart and make you fall in love over and over again.
Consider it a weekly date as IDOL STATION gives you a roster of emerging K-Pop oppas, including the members of SEVENTEEN, Nu’est, ONF and Verivery, all ready to serenade and get to know you a little bit more! Not only will they fill your Tuesday evenings with music and special performances, but they will also allow you to take a peek at their lives behind the scenes through live real-time chat and special celebrations such as home cocktail parties and birthday extravaganzas, among many others!
Get ready to meet your next favorite K-Pop stars as Bang Si-Hyuk, founder of Big Hit Entertainment and BTS, presents I-LAND, a new-concept blockbuster programme! Witness 20 or more international male idol trainees compete for your hearts and minds – with the whole world watching and participating in real time! Don’t miss this extraordinary experience, with a total production cost of USD14 million (RM61 million), appearance of K-Pop dancing king Rain and famous Korean rapper Zico and held in the largest studio in Korean entertainment history, airing exclusively on JOOX starting in June!
Poshu Yeung, Vice President of Tencent International Business Group, said, “JOOX takes pride in being an instrumental platform for the promotion of K-Pop, as its unique brand of infectious rhythm and melodies become even more influential all over the globe. These brand-new offerings, including our first-ever JOOX-produced show IDOL STATION and the astonishing idol debut programme I-LAND, truly prove how much we love K-Pop and its fans who always look for more music, exclusive content and real-time interaction with their beloved idols. To bring the music experience to the fullest, JOOX has deployed advanced AI technology to enable real-time subtitle translation, which demonstrates our commitment to enhancing user experience through a range of music and entertainment content.”
Mark your calendar and “meet” your favourite K-Pop stars only on JOOX!
IDOL STATION PROGRAMME SCHEDULE:
|SEVENTEEN||16/6 (featuring JUN)||8:30pm
|ONF||23/6, 30/6, 7/7, 21/7*|
|Verivery||28/7, 4/8, 11/8, 18/8*|
*A 30-min live chat session will be scheduled
I-LAND PROGRAMME SCHEDULE:
|Show Date:||Every Friday:
Part 1: 26 June – 31 July 2020 (6 episodes)
Part 2: 14 Aug – 18 Sep 2020 (6 episodes)
JOOX has kept the K-Pop fever burning in Asia through the concert livestreams of Korea’s biggest and brightest stars, as well as broadcast and video-on-demand offers for fans to watch the country’s biggest and most prestigious award ceremonies, including Seoul Music Awards, Melon Music Awards (MMA) and Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA). It also recently gave Korean film buffs a rich music-listening experience by offering the original soundtrack (OST) albums of movies and dramas such as ‘Parasite’, ‘Itaewon Class’, ‘Crash Landing On You’, ‘Parasite’ ‘Hotel Del Luna’, ‘Sky Castle’ and ‘Dr. Romantic 2’.
Want to stay up-to-date with all the biggest happenings in K-Pop? Download JOOX mobile or desktop app on both the Apple App Store and Google Play Store, or access the JOOX website. Stay tuned for more local and international artists’ music and live performances, as well as exciting new shows and programmes, brought to you by JOOX!