For the first time Kpop girl group under JYP Entertainment, TWICE, held an online concert on August 9 at 3 pm KST called Beyond LIVE: TWICE: World in a Day. After the online concert, Jihyo announced that TWICE would be releasing MORE & MORE English Version.
Beyond LIVE – TWICE: World in A Day
TWICE ONLINE CONCERT— TWICE (@JYPETWICE) August 9, 2020
Beyond LIVE – TWICE : World in A Day
우리 원스, 첫 온라인 콘서트 함께해줘서 고마워요💕
Our ONCE, thank you for being with us at our first online concert💕#TWICE #트와이스 #TWICE_Beyond_LIVE #WorldinADay pic.twitter.com/VIJLkJvJMY
Through Naver VLive, the nine-piece Kpop girl group under JYP Entertainment held an online concert for the first time. The concert, “Beyond Live – TWICE: World in A Day, aired through Naver VLive. This is TWICE concert after the cancellation of the final concert of their world tour “TWICELIGHTS in Seoul FINALE” due to coronavirus pandemic.
TWICE Concert Track List
During the concert TWICE: World in A Day, the girls stunningly performed their hit tracks, like:
- Stuck in My Head
- Heart Shaker
- Love Foolish
- What is Love?
- YES or YES
- Feel Special
- MORE & MORE
- Turn it Up
- Cheer Up
Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Momo, Sana, Jihyo, Mina, Dahyun, Chaeyoung, and Tzuyu also nailed the performance for Love Foolish for the first time.
Interactive Concert with ONCE
What an unforgettable experience it was 😭❤️ I had so much fun watching you ladies 💜 you killed that concert with your perfect performances.— Nada (@AlloulNada) August 9, 2020
Please tell us the guess game, it was firework right?! I couldn't tell while watching the concert 😭@JYPETWICE
Although TWICE couldn’t see the fans in person, they could communicate with ONCE through videos on the screen. Moreover, TWICE members were able to read through fans’ comments.
TWICE First Online Concert
Sana confessed, ‘“I was really nervous, but thanks to ONCE’s positive reactions, I was able to do well.”
Not only Sana who was nervous, but the other members were also nervous since that was their first online concert. The nervousness was disappeared when TWICE remember ONCE, as revealed by Chaeyoung, “However, my worries disappeared since it really feels like we’re holding this concert together with ONCE,”
Momo added, “I’m really glad since I can feel ONCE’s energy and passion all the way here.”
MORE & MORE English Version
Right after the performance of MORE & MORE, Jihyo revealed that there would be another surprise for fans. Mina spoiled a bit of the surprise, “MORE & MORE English version is going to be released.”
Beyond Live Corporation, SM Entertainment, and JYP Entertainment
The online paid concert was live-streamed worldwide through Naver VLive at 3 pm KST. The online concert is a series by Beyond Live Corporation, a joint venture of two leading Kpop agencies, JYP Entertainment and SM Entertainment.
Precious Collaboration for Kpop Fans
SM announced that it acquired a 100 billion Won (around $83.8 million) investment from Naver, which is distributed into two partners: SMEJ Plus and Mystic Story. SM CEO Lee Sung-soo stated that the collaboration would enable Kpop fans to enjoy various content.
Beyond Live Online Concerts
The concert is started in April with Super M and other SM artists. They used different interactive features and augmented reality to have live chats between Kpop fans and Kpop idols.
SM Entertainment artists are EXO, Red Velvet, Super Junior, SHINee, f(x), NCT, TVXQ, and Girls Generation. Meanwhile, Kpop idols under JYP Entertainment are like Wonder Girls, Stray Kids, Hyuna, GOT7, and TWICE.
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