[NEWS] 2NE1 & A-JAX invited to Japan’s ‘a-nation’ music festival

Girl group 2NE1 and DSP Media’s soon-to-debut group A-JAX have been invited to perform at the popular Japanese music festival ‘a-nation musicweek’!

‘a-nation’ is an annual summer event by entertainment company avex where all the famous artists in Japan make an appearance. This time around, the festival will introduce artists from all around the world with ‘a-nation musicweek’. The event will be held from August 3 to 12 at Yoyogi National Gymnasium, with each day features different theme. Some of the themes include “Band”, “Anime Songs”, “Idol” and “Rock”.

On the opening day of ‘a-nation musicweek’, 2NE1 will bring Japanese music fans to their feet by performing their hit songs. It has been also announced the group will appear on stage with Japanese hip hop group m-flo.

In addition, A-JAX will appear as a K-Pop representative rookie group and will serve as the opening act on August 9. It is a rare occurrence for a group that has not debuted yet to receive a love call of this nature. A-JAX has formally accepted the invitation.

Meanwhile, A-JAX will be opening in front of 32,000 audience members at the Saitama leg of KARA’s Asia concert tour, “KARASIA” on May 26 and 27.