Whos Next The K Pop Acts Set To Take Over Japan In 2017

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iKON to hold an arena tour following their 'iKON JAPAN DOME TOUR 2017'
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iKON to hold an arena tour following their 'iKON JAPAN DOME TOUR 2017'

iKON recently wrapped up the last show for their 'iKON JAPAN DOME TOUR 2017', but they're not done as the group will hold an arena tour later this year!

The arena tour will begin in September at Hyogo/Kobe World Memorial Hall and will continue through several cities in Japan including: Nagano, Fukuoka, and Hiroshima for a total of 8 locations and 22 shows all around Japan. The group is to perform in front of 233,000 people and the tour is expected to last until November.

Stay tuned for more news on iKON.

WINNER to open for Taeyang's '2017 World Tour - White Night' concert in Japan
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WINNER to open for Taeyang's '2017 World Tour - White Night' concert in Japan

WINNER will be opening for their YG Entertainment labelmate Taeyang at his upcoming concert in Chiba, Japan for 'Taeyang 2017 World Tour - White Night'.

SEE ALSO: Big Bang's Taeyang revealed to be the buyer of Paik Nam June's 'Stag' for 6,000

The chart-topping idol group is opening for the Big Bang member on July 8 and 9 at the Zozo Marine Stadium. Taeyang and WINNER are said to be close as he often gave them music advice and lead them for their cover of "Baby Baby" on the survival program 'WIN - WHO IS NEXT'. Taeyang also featured in Song Min Ho's track "Fear" for 'Show Me the Money 4', so it seems the boys of WINNER want to return the favor.

MONSTA X announced for Japan's 'Summer Sonic 2017'
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MONSTA X announced for Japan's 'Summer Sonic 2017'

MONSTA Xwill be performing at Japan's 'Summer Sonic 2017'!

The boys will be at the Mountain Stageon July 19 in Osaka and in Tokyo on July 20. They're the 4th Korean act announced after acts such as DAY6, KARD, and hyukoh.

SEE ALSO: MONSTA X announce that they will release a new special summer song!

The festival invites the biggest musicians to Japan. Acts such as Black Eyed Peas, Foo Fighters, Calvin Harris, Kesha, and many more will also be at the festival performing.

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CL updates her Instagram with smokin' hot photos + set to perform at 'Summer Sonic 2017' in Japan
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CL updates her Instagram with smokin' hot photos + set to perform at 'Summer Sonic 2017' in Japan

CLhas been quiet on the social media front for over a week but she returned with a bang. She recently updated her Instagram with some sexy photos of herself.

The former 2NE1 leader can be seen striking dynamic poses in a trendy black leather jacket, with tousled blonde hair showing some skin. Upon seeing the photos, fans commented "Queen" and "Goddess."

In other news, CL is also scheduled to perform at one of Japan's signature music festivals 'SUMMER SONIC 2017' alongside fellow talented artists such as Calvin Harris, Black Eyed Peas and 5 Seconds of Summer. She will be hitting up the Marine Stage on August 19 in Tokyo.