Turbo and Davichi join the KCON LA 2016 lineup
The "all things hallyu" convention, KCON 2016 Presented by Toyota, has just added two more hot groups to their Los Angeles lineup! Pop-ballad duo Davichi and K-dance group Turbo will now be performing alongside SHINee, I.O.I, Block B, Gfriend, Twice, TTS, CNBlue, BTS, Astro, and Dean.
Davichi is a female pop-ballad duo consisting of members Lee Hae-ri and Kang Min-kyung. Their distinctive timbre and vocal skills have made them increasingly popular in Korea. Davichi debuted in 2008, winning “Best New Female Group” at the Mnet Asian Music Awards and “Best Newcomer Artist” at the Golden Disk Awards that year. Currently, Davichi has 15 songs that have reached within the top 10 of the Gaon Chart, with six of those reaching number one. Davichi has also found success in the Korean drama “Descendants of the Sun.”
Turbo is a South Korean group comprised of members Kim Jung-nam, Kim Jong-kook and Mikey (Jo Myung-ik). Turbo debuted in 1995 with the album “280 km/h Speed,” and quickly rose to fame as major players in the Korean dance music scene. Turbo released their most recent studio album, “Again,” after a 15 year hiatus since the album “E-Mail My Heart” in 2000.
The official lineup for KCON LA on Saturday, July 30 consists of Block B, CNBlue, DEAN, GFRIEND, I.O.I, and SHINee. On Sunday, July 31, the lineup includes performances by ASTRO, BTS, Monsta X, TTS, and Twice.
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