Well-liked K-Pop group KARD on Thursday stated it was overwhelming for them to seek out out about their reputation in India as they gear as much as carry out within the nation on their maiden tour. As a part of their ‘Play Your KARD Proper’ tour, the South Korean band will probably be performing on the Talkatora Indoor Stadium right here Friday.
The band may also carry out at Shilpgram in Guwahati on July 14. KARD — with J Seph, BM ‘Huge Matthew’, Somin and Jiwoo as members — is likely one of the largest bands from South Korea to carry out in India. “It is our first time in India but we never imagined that we had so many fans here. So we really wanted to do this (tour) for the fans. We did not get the time earlier but now we’re here,” BM stated at a press convention.
Highlighting the important thing side of their music, the singer stated individuals from different international locations are capable of relate to their work as a result of they will discover glimpses of their very own cultures in it. “Our music is known more outside our own country. It’s there in Brazil, Latin America and America,” he stated.
“We have been to Europe and a lot of other places. One of the reasons is that we incorporate a lot of foreign sounds in our music. It would be really really cool to be incorporating Indian sounds in our music. Maybe even in our visuals, ” BM stated. KARD grew to become well-liked with their single “Oh NaNa” and a 12 months later, they launched their first full-fledged album “Hola Hola”.
In contrast to their contemporaries, KARD is the primary mixed-gender band of South Korea. “It’s an honour to be one of the co-ed groups in this era. I believe we are doing well in the industry. I hope we can make the other pop co-ed groups shape their music, and performances with our work. “I know quite a lot of co-ed teams who cowl our songs as properly and I suppose it is lovely to see that occur. I hope to carry a constructive influence on co-ed teams and other people working on this business,” BM stated.
Just lately, a video of J Seph making an attempt his hand on the track “Tujh Mein Rab Dikhta Hai” from Shah Rukh Khan’s “Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi” went viral on social media.
Speaking about it, he stated, “When I was a primary 12 months scholar in College, I watched ‘Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi’. Earlier than coming to India I tried to sing Indian songs however I could not. So I actually need to do this in future if given an opportunity to collaborate on an Indian track.” BM stated the group’s title is impressed from the taking part in card deck and every member represents a particular card.
“Every letter represents every character of the group K is the King card which I symbolize, A is the Ace card which J Seph represents. R is the joker card however there are two within the card deck. So the white joker is JiWoo, whereas Somin represents the black card. “But our most important card is the D card, which is the hidden card, and that is our fans. This completes our group and makes KARD super cool,” he stated.
When in India, one must discover the tradition and meals, and that’s what the group plans to do whereas they’re within the nation. “It’s really nice here. Everyone is super nice and very communicative. Even when we were on our ride here, our driver was very informative. He kept talking to us and smiling. Everyone is just so warm here and I think that was a very good first impression of India. The curry was the second best thing here,” BM stated.
“Play Your KARD Right” tour is organised by Pink Field Occasions with assist from Korean Cultural Centre India (the Embassy of the Republic of South Korea).