iKON is the 2nd group under YG Entertainment after TREASURE to appear on the global fan community platform Weverse.
According to YG Entertainment on the 14th, iKON‘s exclusive community on Weverse will open at 12:00 noon on the 21st. Through this, iKON will engage in more active communication with global fans as well as active activities.
iKON is the second YG artist to join Weverse. Earlier, YG announced that it would strengthen its strategic partnership with Big Hit Entertainment and Weverse Company. YG also hopes to expand its influence by building an innovative model that can provide new experiences to fans, and at the same time using iKON’s global impact.
As soon as iKON debuted in 2015 with ‘MY TYPE’, it topped major music charts, drawing attention as a super rookie. Since then, he has produced a number of outstanding hit songs such as ‘LOVE SCENARIO’ and “KILLING ME’.
In March of this year, iKON joined Mnet’s ‘Kingdom: Legendary War. On the show, they have shown off presence with overwhelming stages and sincerity.
Although the ‘Kingdom’ campaign for about 100 days has ended, the fans’ aspiration for the ‘stage master’ icon has grown even greater. YG has been releasing “Kingdom’ behind-the-scenes content on social media channels such as YouTube every Monday since the 7th. This is also receiving a great response.
Meanwhile, in iKON’s ‘Behind the Kingdom EP.2′, which was released on the 14th. Audiences can get a glimpse of iKON’s intense practice scene, which is reminiscent of a concert site, raising the fans’ excitement level.
YG Entertainment said; “In order to repay the love and interest from fans, we are planning a relay hashtag event and various video contents for iKonic (fandom name). We will also release iKON’s ‘Kingdom’ behind-the-scenes content on Weverse in advance”.