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Big Bang’s Nagoya concert causes chaos for Japanese railway system [NEWS]


Big Bang‘s recent Japanese concert has brought chaos to the Japanese railway system in Nagoya. Starting on May 17th and 18th, Big Bang kicked off their ‘2012 Alive Tour‘ at the Gaishi Hall in Nagoya, Japan. On May 18th, JR Tokai Railway company halted service at the Kasadera station temporarily due to fear that a large number of people would come in due to Big Bang’s concert. However, the train operator forgot to check on the station status, and passed by Kasadera []

Big Bang’s Japanese tour set to play in front of 150,000 and gross over $27 million [NEWS]


Big Bang, who made waves earlier this year with their Korean mini-album, is set to embark on a large-scale Japanese tour that is expected to pull in approximately 150,000 people and gross over 31.5 billion won (~$27 million USD). On May 17th, Big Bang will launch their tour, which will be take place in major Japanese cities such as Nagoya, Yokohama, Osaka, Saitama, and Fukoka, for a total of 13 shows. Each show will be playing to an audience of over 10,000 []

Big Bang tops Taiwanese charts, “Overwhelming Popularity” [NEWS]


Big Bang has taken over the Taiwan music chart as well. Big Bang has topped Taiwan’s G-Music and Five Music weekly chart with fifth mini album ‘Alive.’ G-Music includes Korea and Japan music chart but also topped the chart with albums released in Taiwan as well. The share is almost 22.28%. The group topped the charts stepping over Taiwan’s popular singer Huang Xiaohu with an overwhelming difference of 4.8%. Big Bang also before placed #2 even in Japan daily chart and 2nd []

Se7en to have overseas promotions in April and May – Japan, China and Singapore!!


Singer Se7en will soon wrap his activities in Korea to focus on his overseas promotions. A representative from the singer’s agency, YG Entertainment, said on March 24, “[Se7en] will conclude his promotions in Korea on the scheduled March 25 SBS Inkigayo stage and plans to focus on his activities overseas for the time being.” The public took great interest in the singer when he returned to the music scene with the Park Jin Young-produced R&B track When I Can’t Sing, a joint []