EXID, Red Velvet, Pentagon, and more are set to perform at the KCON 2018 NY concert. The festival will take place on June 23 and 24.
Other performers include Super Junior, Wanna One, fromis_9, Stray Kids, and NCT 127. Heize will also take the Newark, New Jersey's Prudential Center stage.
Red Velvet Debuts In East Coast
This will be the first time that Red Velvet will perform at this year's KCON NY in the East Coast since its inception four years ago. The all-female K-pop group has been dominating the top of music charts in South Korea, but Red Velvet recently tied with BTS, GOT7, and B.A.P.
Some of Red Velvet's albums include The Perfect Red Velvet, Perfect Velvet, The Red Summer, Rookie, Russian Roulette, The Velvet, The Red, Ice Cream Cake, and more.
Some of the group's most popular songs are "Bad Boy," "Peek-A-Boo," "Red Flavor," "Dumb Dumb," "Russian Roulette," "Happiness," "Rookie," "Ice Cream Cake," "Be Natural," "One of These Nights," "Would U," "Look," "You Better Know," "I Just," "Rebirth," "Automatic," "Cool Hot Sweet Love," "Lucky Girl," and more.
Pentagon's Albums, Songs
Pentagon, on the other hand, is a 10-member boy band that was formed in 2010 via Cube Entertainment. E'Dawn, Jung Woo-seok, Jin-ho, Yang Hong-seok, Hino, Adachi Yuto, Yeo One, Hui, Koh Shin-won, and Yan An are all part of the K-pop group.
Pentagon recently debuted on the Social 50 artist chart with its song "Shine" and landed in no. 37. Some of its albums are Positive, Five Senses, DEMO_02, Demo 01, Gorilla, Ceremony, Pentagon, and Violet.
Some of Pentagon's most popular songs are "Runaway," "Critical Beauty," "Gorilla," "Like This," "Can You Feel It," "Violet," "Pretty Pretty," "Beautiful," "Let's go together," "ORGANIC SONG," "Thank you," "Pretty Boys," "To Universe," "Lukewarm," "You are," "Lucky," "Nothing," "All Right," "Stay Crazy," and more.
Who Are Heize, EXID?
In related news, Heize and EXID's participation at this year's KCON NY was announced last month. The news came after Heize dropped her Wish & Wind album in March. The singer landed at no. 9 on the World Albums chart.
The 26-year-old singer rose to fame after appearing on the second season of Unpretty Rapstar in 2015.
Around the same time, EXID also released its 90s-inspired record "Lady." The track peaked at no. 14 on the World Digital Songs Sales chart. EXID is made up of Hani, Solji, Park Jeong-hwa, LE, and Seo Hye-lin.
Some of EXID's songs are "DDD," "Hot Pink," "Ah Yeah," "L.I.E.," "Up & Down," "Every Night," "Night Rather Than Day," and more.