G-Dragon expands 2017 world tour to Manila, Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur

K-pop’s biggest solo artist G-Dragon is expanding his much awaited 2017 World Tour <Act III, M.O.T.T.E> to Manila, Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur.

The singer will be performing at Manila’s Smart Araneta Coliseum on Friday, September 1, Jakarta’s Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE) on Sunday, September 3 and Kuala Lumpur’s Stadium Merdeka on Sunday, September 17.

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Ticket information will be revealed soon. These one night only shows will follow GD’s previously announced back-to-back concerts in Singapore (Jun 24-25) and Bangkok (Jul 7-8), along with a streak of dates around the world, including Macau, Melbourne, Miami and New York.

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Kwon Ji-yong, better known by his moniker G-Dragon, is a South Korean rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, and fashion icon. He rose to fame in 2006 with hip-hop group BIGBANG. Through the years as the group’s leader, he’s consistently pursued solo projects, including No. 1 albums Heartbreaker (2009) and Coup d’Etat (2013) as well as collaborations with bandmates TOP, Taeyang and Seungri, and fellow artists such as Psy, IU and Major Lazer.

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G-Dragon 2017 World Tour Act III, M.O.T.T.E serve as a followup to the K-pop star’s successful debut solo world tour, 2013’s One Of A Kind, which brought 27 shows to over 570,000 fans in 13 cities, 8 countries. The tour promises to be another mega performance. M.O.T.T.E. (母胎), the abbreviation for “Moment Of Truth The End”, will give insight into the truth hidden behind the glamorous life that G-Dragon’s massive success has brought him by exploring ACT III, the third phase of his career as he turns 30 this year.

Check out the teaser of the tour below.


Update (Jul 21): First ticket details have been announced. See below.

September 1 – Manila, Smart Araneta Coliseum
Tickets: PHP3,675 / 6,825 / 8,925 / 10,500 (Standing/Seated) / 13,650 (VIP, Standing/Seated) via Ticket Net August 4 onwards. See venue plan.

September 3 – Jakarta, Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE)
Tickets: IDR1,250,000 / 1,550,000 / 1,850,000 / 2,350,000 / 3,500,000 (VIP) via JD

September 17 – Kuala Lumpur, Stadium Merdeka
Tickets: RM210 / 298 / 390 / 490 / 590  / 690 (Rock Zone, Standing) / 710 (VIP) via TicketCharge July 29, 4pm onwards

– Tickets can be purchased in person at the official ticket launch at Cheras Sunway Velocity Mall, 1st floor, V Boulevard Entrance on July 29 from 10am-3pm. One person can purchase maximum ten tickets. A limited giant concert poster will be given away to ticket buyer on the spot (one ticket can redeem one poster on first
come first serve basis).
– Sale at various outlets begins July 31. Fans can purchase tickets from Speedy Video, Rock Corner, Chambers Music, PJ Live Arts, information counter at The Mines shopping mall, 1 Shamelin, and Outstation outlets such as Eden Ultimate (Kuantan) and Blonde Brunette (Penang) and TicketCharge Kuala Lumpur and Penang offices.
– Sale through TicketCharge hotline begins July 31 throught +603 92228811
– Rock Zone and VIP ticket holders stand a chance to win soundcheck passes based their ticket barcode via lucky draw.

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