Block B’s Zico to Appear at Summer Sonic 2016
Boy group Block B’s leader, Zico, will be appearing at one of the top rock festivals in the world, Summer Sonic 2016, on August 21.
Zico, who has been gaining popularity in the hip hop scene, has confirmed his appearance at world rock festival Summer Sonic 2016 on August 21 and will expand his popularity into Japan. Zico’s agency Seven Seasons Entertainment revealed, “Zico’s stage will be at the QVC Marine Field and Makuhari Messe and his performance will be in the form of a mini concert. He has been invited as the Korean representative.”
Summer Sonic Festival, along with Fuji Rock Festival, is a world renown Japanese rock festival. The lineup for this year includes, Radiohead, Mark Ronson, Underworld, The Offspring, The 1975, and other world famous artists.
Zico released his first single Say Yes or No in October 2015, followed by the release of Boys and Girls and I Am You, You Are Me. With these tracks, Zico placed on Korea’s top music charts and made a name for himself as an artist.
Zico, who recently released Block B’s 5th mini album Toy, made an extravagant comeback and proved his musical abilities by producing a variety of genres in the album, which included hip hop, ballad and more. He received attention from the album and is gaining the reputation as the next generation hip hop artist.
Photo credit: Seven Seasons Entertainment