[News] SJ-M loves Taiwan, leads South Korean groups for concert

SJ-M will be ending their long stay at the end of the month, and the 8 members, along with South Korean group U-Kiss and Girl’s Day, a total of 20 people attended the press conference before the “I Love You Taiwan! We are Friends” concert, yesterday. SJ-M’s Siwon had his Chinese level tested by the media on the spot, requesting him to act as the translator, but that did not pose any difficulty to him at all.

During the press conference held yesterday afternoon, SJ-M who had been living in Taiwan for almost 2 months, was asked about their favourite place of interest in Taiwan. Ryeowook who had made a significant progress with his Chinese, said: “I like the night market, Taipei 101, Jiu Fen, and the school in the movie “Secret”1. He then added that shaved ice, taro balls and spring onion dough cakes are very delicious!” Siwon did not forget to promote his new drama, “I love the filming locations of 'Extravagant Challenge'”.

Siwon's Chinese is fluent enough to be a translator

Siwon and Donghae are currently filming a Taiwanese idol drama, and they had their Chinese levels tested by the media. Siwon was requested to translate for Girl’s Day who was visiting Taiwan for the first time, and ask them “What is your favourite Taiwanese snack”, as expected, it was of no difficulty to him at all, causing the people present to applaud for Siwon. Girl’s Day expressed that, “We have heard that the Taiwanese pearl milk tea2, (and) mango shaved ice are very well known, we would like to try them!” U-Kiss who had just arrived in Taiwan said that it is their second time coming to Taiwan and they were very happy to see many enthusiastic fans.

Girl’s Day showed their playful charms U-Kiss adds charisma

The concert was held at the International Conference Center, and all 3000 tickets have all been snapped up as soon as they were made available. Girl’s Day showed an energetic song and dance performance, with a playful opening, followed by Dai Ai Ling, U-Kiss and Danson Tang who consecutively made their appearances. SJ-M, who were the final performers for the night sang “Perfection” and 3 other songs, the fans below the stage had sang along to the songs, bringing the concert atmosphere to its climax.

SJ-M’s new album “Perfection” version A and B, had sold a total of 55000 copies in Taiwan, showing a good sales result, and to repay the fans, they will be having an autograph session on the 21st of May, 4pm, on the 2nd floor at Dream Plaza of the Hankyu Departmental Store, Taipei. The autograph session is estimated to last up to 4 hours, where they will be signing for 1000 lucky fans.

1 – Jay Chou’s movie – Bu Neng Shuo De Mi Mi
2 Bubble tea