Big Bangs Taeyang Selected As An Honorary Ambassador For The 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

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Big Bang's Taeyang selected as an honorary ambassador for the '2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics'!
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Big Bang's Taeyang selected as an honorary ambassador for the '2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics'!

Great news VIPs! You might have heard that the '2018 Winter Olympics' are going to be held in Pyeongchang, South Korea, and who better to represent Korea to the world than Big Bang's Taeyang?

A representative of the organization committee stated on June 19, "Singer Taeyang of Big Bang has been appointed as an honorary ambassador for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics.  An appointment ceremony will be held on June 21 at the Korean Press Center in Seoul."

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BIGBANGs Taeyang To Release A Song For 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
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BIGBANGs Taeyang To Release A Song For 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

BIGBANGs Taeyang has officially been named as an honorary ambassador for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics!

During the appointment ceremony held on June 21, it was revealed that Taeyang will help create a song for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

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Chairman Lee Hee Beom of the Pyeongchang Olympics organizing committee expressed, I hope [Taeyang] will be able to put into this campaign all the overflowing energy he has shown on stage thus far. I believe that his status as an amazing artist will help him promote the Pyeongchang Olympics globally.

VIXX's N selected as a torchbearer for the 'Pyeongchang Winter Olympics'
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VIXX's N selected as a torchbearer for the 'Pyeongchang Winter Olympics'

VIXX's N has been selected as a torchbearer for the upcoming 2018 'Pyeongchang Winter Olympics'!

On September 12, N shared the news via his Instagram page, "Today's Diary_20170912 I've been selected as a torchbearer for the 'Pyeongchang Olympics' winter games.  Will practice running starting today with my handy Powerade."

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A photo was also posted of himself sitting at a table with a blue Powerade sports drink, expressing his enthusiasm for the special occasion. 

VIXXs N Reveals Hes Been Selected As A Torchbearer For 2018 Winter Olympics
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VIXXs N Reveals Hes Been Selected As A Torchbearer For 2018 Winter Olympics

VIXXs N will be running with the torch during the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics!

Through his official Instagram account, the idol shared, Todays record: September 12, 2017. Ive been chosen as a torchbearer for the PyeongChang Olympics. Beginning today, I will start to practice running along with Powerade. He also showed his support for his country as well through a hashtag.

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Big Bang's Taeyang to release a song for the Pyeongchang Olympics
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Big Bang's Taeyang to release a song for the Pyeongchang Olympics

After being officially named anhonorary ambassador for the upcoming winter 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics, Big Bang member Taeyang will also be releasing a song to commemorate the Olympics.

On June 21, Taeyang attended the appointment ceremony at the Korean Press Center in Seoul where he received a plaque and certificate award. The idol star revealed he was planning on releasing a song and expressed his gratitude. "As a singer, I would like to produce a song myself for the Pyeongchang Olympics and hope many will enjoy it."