- Published: Monday, 03 October 2016 18:49
- Written by Aewen Radio
Crush, one of the hottest Korean R&B and hip-hop artists, is launching his first ever solo concert tour in the United States in November. Labeled as [2016 CRUSH ON YOU TOUR ‘wonderlust’ in USA], this long-awaited tour will include four major cities across the States, i.e. Chicago(IL), New York(NY), Atlanta(GA) and Los Angeles(CA).
Tour schedule is currently set as below:
- CHICAGO: Fri. Nov. 11 8pm at The Vic Theater
- NEW YORK: Sun. Nov. 13 8pm at Stage 48
- ATLANTA: Wed. Nov. 16 8pm The Loft
- LOS ANGELES: Fri. Nov. 18 8pm at Belasco Theater
Tickets for his U.S. tour concerts will go on-sale starting from 3pm (local time) on Friday, September 23.
Currently signed under Amoeba Culture, a prominent Korean R&B and hip-hop label, Crush is considered by experts in K-pop industry to be the leading face of Korean R&B of this generation. Billboard has also referred Crush as to “Korea’s answer to soul”, as the artist’s impact continues to grow in the industry and future prospects.
Crush made his official debut in 2012 with his single ‘Red Dress’. In 2014, Crush released his studio album titled ‘Crush On You’ which displayed his unique qualities as an R&B artist, showcasing his understanding of the trends in Korean urban R&B while maintaining his own style into the genre.
Crush became the sought-after artist in K-pop industry as he collaborated with popular artists such as Zion-T, Zico from Block B, and Taeyeon from Girls Generation. Recent highlights include his performance in KCON Los Angeles 2015, KCON New York 2016, along with winning the Best Collaboration & Unit at Mnet Asian Music Awards.
His U.S. tour is the first leg of his 2016 world tour project. Starting from Seoul in the first week of November, the fans not only in the U.S. but in Southeast Asia and Europe will finally get a chance to watch his live performance as he grows as the icon of Korean R&B and hip-hop.
Ticket prices range from $50 to $100. Tickets will be available via different ticket outlets each city as shown below:
- CHICAGO: ticketfly.com
- NEW YORK: ticketweb.com
- ATLANTA: ticketalternative.com
- LOS ANGELES: ticketmaster.com
More details are available on www.powerhouselive.net or call (213)368-0303 at Powerhouse.