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Kim Hyun Joong and his agency expressed regrets at ‘ticket sales controversy’ in Taiwan for his upcoming fanmeeting. Kim Hyun Joong is scheduled to hold his ’2012 Kim Hyun Joong Asia Fan Meeting in Taiwan’ on 18th and 19th May. However, local media outlets reported that the prices are too expensive and complaints have been made known to Kim Hyun Joong’s agency.
On April 20, Kim Hyun Joong’s agency KeyEast met up with enews and revealed that “We believed we had decided on an appropriate price for the fans there, as during the process. We didn’t know this would become such a big issue, we are also in regret and disheartened. Kim Hyun Joong will sing 14 songs for the upcoming concert. He will also be holding a high-five event with fans and distribute gifts he prepared personally. We will work hard to not disappoint our fans.”
Kim Hyun Joong’s fanmeeting ticket prices range from 30,000 Korean Won to 180,000 Korean won. Most ticket prices are less than 100,000 Korean won except for VIP seats prices at 180,000 Korean won. Foreign performances by top stars in the country is also 200,000 won in Korea and Japan from 50 to 600,000 won, the fanmeeting ticket price is built around the best performances of Kim Hyun Joong, in this case is not that expensive. Kim Hyun Joong’s ticket prices controversy issue might have been raised due to his fame. Agency officials “it will be a concert-level fanmeet, not simply sharing with fans and talk, you can expect to see a good show especially with care and not to worry.” he said.
In the meanwhile, Kim Hyun Joong will start off in early May, in Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Thailand, Indonesia, with sequential plans to open around the Asian Tour.