KCON 2016 Los Angeles Celebrates 5th Anniversary
KCON 2016 Los Angeles has celebrated its 5th year this past weekend.
On July 29-31, KCON 2016 USA presented by Toyota celebrated its 5th year in Los Angeles and held a successful weekend by attracting more than 76,000 fans.
Performers of the weekend included Astro, Block B, BTS, Dean, Eric Nam, F(Amber), Gfriend, Girl’s Generation – TTS, I.O.I, Monsta X, Shinee, and Twice. Special Guests included one of the most popular Korean actor Lee Min Ho, 90’s K-dance group Turbo and pop-ballad duo Davichi.
Additionally, KCON 2016 LA was broadcast LIVE for the first time through KCON.tv, which is a new short form video platform and online community that is dedicated to all things Korean entertainment.
KCON began 5 years ago in the United States and has since expanded to Japan, Abu Dhabi and France, which held its first KCON convention this June. It is the world′s largest Korean culture convention and music festival.
For more information about KCON, check out our comprehensive KCON 2016 section, right here on Mwave!
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