Hosted by ACO Media and co-organized by METALIVE WORLD and SUNNY SIDE UP, the concert by popular South Korean idol singer Kim Se-jeong, titled “2023 KIM SEJEONG 1ST CONCERT TOUR “The門” IN KUALA LUMPUR,” took place on October 29th at the Mega Star Arena in Kuala Lumpur. The two-and-a-half-hour show was filled with singing, dancing, and interactive moments, providing a delightful experience for her fans, known as “Sesang”.
On her first visit to Malaysia, Kim Se-jeong expressed how she could already feel her fans’ warmth at the airport. She dedicated the song “Destiny” to her “Sesang,” signifying that they are her “destiny.” She further shared that she often thinks of her fans when creating music at night, aiming to bring more energy to them, capturing her fans’ hearts instantly.
After performing “Send A Letter,” Kim Se-jeong also shared a heartfelt letter she had written for her fans, expressing gratitude for their unwavering support throughout her journey, from her time in the I.O.I. to Gugudan and now as a solo artist.
“In countless greetings, I’ve learned and grown so much. Without Sesang, who is sitting here with me today, I wouldn’t be able to do anything. Throughout the past days, my Sesang has always welcomed me with the same warm embrace. I hope today I can make it a memorable day for my Sesang.”
Just come back in early September with her first full-length album “門(Door),” Kim Se-jeong performed her title track “Top or Cliff” at the concert. She also provided tutorials on the fanchants of two songs from her album, “Voyage” and “In The Rain,” igniting the atmosphere with her energetic performance.
Additionally, Kim Se-jeong garnered attention for her contributions to the soundtracks of popular Korean dramas like “Business Proposal,” “The Uncanny Counter,” and “School 2017,” showcasing her impressive acting skills. To fulfill her fans’ desires, she delivered a medley of her OSTs, including “Meet Again,” “If Only,” and “All of My Days.” During her rendition of the theme song from Business Proposal, “Love, Maybe,” she played scenes from the show, allowing fans to relive the romantic drama moments once again.
As the concert neared its end, Kim Se-jeong had a surprise segment in the setlist. She sang snippets from her new album, “Over The Rainbow,” as well as cover songs like “Slow Motion” and “Western Sky.” She also performed a brief of “Fingertips,” a song she sang during her participation in the show “Produce 101.” Responding to requests from her fans, she playfully interacted with the audience, even blushing and smiling after delivering some sweet lines, which delighted the crowd with cheers.
After watching a video prepared by her Malaysian fans, Kim Se-jeong expressed her gratitude, saying, “Thank you for the video; I really liked it. Although I don’t know when I’ll be back in Malaysia, you will definitely come, right?” In addition to expressing her appreciation to her fans, she made a promise to see them again in the future.