It’s an exciting year to be a BIGBANG fan for sure. After leader G-Dragon has made waves around the world with, which he’ll bring to Manila, Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur next month, bandmate, and respected soloist in his own right, Taeyang today announced a major Asia leg to his White Night World Tour.
Starting in September, the “Eyes, Nose, Lips” singer will be performing in Manila, Bangkok, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. See all the dates below. Venue and ticket details will be revealed soon.
September 22 – Manila
September 30 – Bangkok
October 13 – Jakarta
October 15 – Kuala Lumpur
October 27 – Singapore
Brought to you by YG Entertainment, Live Nation and IME Asia, White Light World Tour in Asia is in support of Taeyang’s forthcoming album White Night. A followup to his first world tour, Rise World Tour, in 2014, the White Night World Tour began kicked off in Japan last month and will travel across North America with eight dates including Toronto, New York and Dallas.
Taeyang rose to fame with his group BIGBANG in 2006. He was the first member of the band to make a solo debut, releasing 2008’s EP Hot. It was shortly followed by “Wedding Dress” and “I Need A Girl” (ft G-Dragon), two massive hits from his debut album Solar. Taeyang’s second album Rise arrived in 2014. It is the highest peaking album by a K-pop soloist on the Billboard 200 chart, debuting at No. 112 before reaching No. 1 on both the US World Albums and Heatseekers Albums charts.