KBS Gayo Daechukje 2021 promises to bring the most exciting stages featuring artists from the previously confirmed lineup.
Aside from award shows, year-end music festivals of 3 national networks are also worth anticipating. KBS is one of the 3 largest TV stations in Korea, so every year, KBS Gayo Daechukje draws much attention from fans.
This year’s KBS Gayo Daechukje is confirmed to take place at 8:30PM KST on December 17. The hosts are the visual trio including ASTRO’s Cha Eunwoo, AOA’s Seolhyun and SF9’s Rowoon. Earlier, KBS also revealed the artist lineup consisting of famous groups and soloists.
KBS Gayo Daechukje 2021’s confirmed lineup:
[TXT x ENHYPEN]
On December 8, KBS confirmed that the first special stage will be a collaboration between TXT and ENHYPEN. The show’s representative said, “One of the special performances that fans wanted to see the most at this year’s KBS Gayo Daekchukje is a cover collaboration performance by TXT and ENHYPEN. They will deliver a great performance that was never seen before, so please look forward to it.’
The two 4th generation boy groups under HYBE will reportedly perform covers of songs from 8 groups, from the 1st generation’s legend H.O.T to BTS – the senior and also labelmate of TXT and ENHYPEN. Details about the songs will be kept secret until the last minute.
[SEVENTEEN Seungkwan x DK]
On December 15, KBS continued to announce the remaining special stages, including a duet performance of 2 talented vocalists from SEVENTEEN, Seungkwan and DK, who are known for their emotional voices in many drama OSTs.
[Stray Kids x Oh My Girl]
Stray Kids and Oh My Girl will have a large-scale special stage to promote K-pop and Korean culture. Stray Kids will perform in front of Namhansanseong Fortress, while Oh My Girl will perform with Goseokjeong pavilion as the background.
[9 members from 6 Kpop girl groups will have a cover stage of Girls’ Generation’s song]
The last special stage is a collaboration stage between 9 members from 6 different girl groups including Red Velvet, Oh My Girl, Brave Girls, ITZY, STAYC and IVE. Currently, KBS has yet to announce who these 9 members are. However, the Girls’ Generation’s track they will be performing has been revealed to be ‘Way to Go’, which carries a message of positivity and strength.
Which performance at KBS Gayo Daechukje 2021 are you most looking forward to? Please let us know in the comments.