Best news of the week in the K-pop world! GD is embarking on a WORLD TOUR!
After announcing G-Dragon‘s solo concert to be held in June in Seoul, Korea, YG Entertainment announced on the 25th of April 2017 that BIGBANG‘s leader will go on a world tour this summer and perform for VIPs all over the globe. Yes you read right, this year, 2017, our favorite leader G-Dragon is coming your way!
Entitled “Act III, M.O.T.T.O“, standing for Moment of Truth the End, the world tour will include a total of 19 cities from Korea, China, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand, the United States, Canada and finally Japan. You can see the full list of cities alongside the dates of the concerts here.
As you’ll see, at the end of the list it says “And More”, So hopefully dates in Europe, South America and Africa will be added!
This solo world tour will be G-Dragon‘s first in four years since “One of a Kind” back in 2013. The agency, YG, stated that “Act III, M.O.T.T.E” will feature a trilogy telling the story of 30 year-old G-Dragon. It will illustrate the artists moments, lifestyle as well as his struggles. Moreover, we can expect GD’s last solo album before enlisting very soon as he is working on it right now and is planning on releasing it before going to the military.
Information about United States and Canada Concerts
As stated previously, G-Dragon will stop in North America, the US and Canada, while on his world tour. In the 19 cities he’ll be touring, 8 of them are in North America including: Seattle, San Jose, Los Angeles, Houston, Chicago, Miami, Brooklyn and Toronto.
The concerts will be presented by YGE and exclusively promoted by Live Nation in North America. Tickets are set to go on sale on Friday the 5th of May 2017 at 12.00pm through Live Nation’s website.
Full North America Tour Schedule:
- July 11th – Seattle, WA at Key Arena
- July 14th – San Jose, CA at SAP Center
- July 16th – Los Angeles, CA at The Forum
- July 19th – Houston, TX at Toyota Center
- July 21st – Chicago, IL at United Center
- July 25th – Miami, FL at American Airlines Arena
- July 27th – Brooklyn, NY at Barclays Center
- July 30th – Toronto, ON at Air Canada Centre
Exclusive VIP packages are also available at VIP Nation’s website. Make sure to check it out!
Stay tuned for more updates on ticket prices as well as any upcoming city announcements!