- South Korean entertainment company CJ ENM announced KCON 2022 Japan’s first lineup of artists on Wednesday.
- The lineup includes IVE, LE SSERAFIM, Kep1er, NewJeans, NMIXX, NiziU, MONSTA X’s Kihyun, TEMPEST, TNX, JO1 and former IZ*ONE member and soloist JO YURI.
- KCON 2022 Japan will take place from Oct. 14 to Oct. 16 at Ariake Arena in Tokyo.
- KCON LA 2022 wrapped up last weekend with over 90,000 attendees who celebrated KCON’s 10-year anniversary and return to in-person events.
South Korean entertainment company CJ ENM has announced KCON 2022 Japan’s first lineup of artists.
The lineup, which was shared on social media on Wednesday, includes IVE, LE SSERAFIM, Kep1er, NewJeans, NMIXX, NiziU, MONSTA X’s Kihyun, TEMPEST, TNX, JO1 and former IZ*ONE member and soloist JO YURI.
❤️KCON 2022 JAPAN 1st LINEUP💙
Please look forward to the next LINEUP announcements! #KIHYUN#LE_SSERAFIM#NMIXX#TNX#IVE#JO1#NewJeans#JOYURI#Kep1er#NiziU#TEMPEST#KCON #KCONJAPAN #KCON2022JAPAN pic.twitter.com/kFSsZLgZNl
— KCON Japan (@kconjapan) August 25, 2022
Starship Entertainment’s IVE, who released a comeback earlier this week titled “After LIKE,” will make their KCON debut.
TNX, PSY’s first boy group under his P Nation label, are set to make their KCON debut. Their May debut was the EP titled “Way Up” with the title track “Move.”
KCON LA celebrated their 10-year anniversary this past weekend with over 90,000 attendees and 7 million viewing worldwide across 176 countries. The first day of the concert performers included ATEEZ, CRAVITY, ENHYPEN, INI, ITZY, Kep1er, LIGHTSUM and Stray Kids. The second day featured LOONA, NCT DREAM, NMIXX, P1Harmony, STAYC, THE BOYZ, TO1 AND WJSN.
Featured Image via CJ ENM/KCON USA