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2AM is Inspired by Los Angeles and KCON 2013

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2013.08.26 12:40 Mwave Elizabeth Eun

K-Pop stars and fans all convened on the weekend of August 24-25 for the biggest international K-Pop event of the year, KCON 2013.

Tens of thousands of fans were in Los Angeles to enjoy K-Pop to its fullest, while artists also flew in to meet their foreign fans in person.

On August 25, 2AM attended the press conference for KCON 2013 at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Center to speak with local and foreign press.

2AM is Inspired by Los Angeles and KCON 2013

After delivering their respective greetings in English, the 2AM members answered questions from the press.

"This is is our second time in Los Angeles, and we′re so happy to meet the fans and press here again," said Changmin. "We′re feeling a little nervous about our upcoming performance."

Seulong added, "Before we go on stage, we always say ′Hwaiting′ before we go. Of course it′s not unique, since a lot of artists do it, but since we′re a vocal group, we try to prepare our voices as well."

The 2AM members are set to perform at Global M COUNTDOWN: What′s Up LA at the end of KCON, also talked about the inspiration behind their music.

"We mainly do ballads and R&B but we get a lot of inspiration from many different genres," said Jo Kwon. "We also do a lot of different solo activities, like dramas or musicals, so there′s inspiration from there. After coming to L.A., we got a lot of inspiration here too."

Photo credit: Lee Hyun Woo

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