Malaysia to host ‘K-Pop Grammys’
YouTube sensation Psy will bring his Gangnam Style to Kuala Lumpur in January, when the Malaysian capital hosts K-Pop’s biggest annual awards show.
- Published: 6/12/2012 at 05:38 PM
- Newspaper section: breakingnews
Over 20 of Korea’s top artists including Psy, Big Bang, Super Junior, KARA, T-ara, CN Blue, FT Island, Infinite, Girls Generation and Beast will perform at the Golden Disk Awards at the Sepang International Circuit on Jan 15-16.
“We are delighted to host one of the most prestigious awards,” Kwon Jae Hoon, managing director of event sponsors Samsung Malaysia Electronics told a news conference, covered by Malaysia’s national news agency, Bernama.
The annual Golden Disk Awards have been dubbed K-Pop’s Grammys, with awards handed out in different categories based on digital downloads in the previous year.