On 15th, South Korean singer Kim Hyun Joong(26) held premium concert
at Saitama Super Arena for those that purchased second single ‘Heat’.
Currently, he has been shooting for Korean Drama in Nikko, Tochigi
and having fan events and guerrilla live concerts in various parts of
Japan. With such a busy schedule, on 14th at the same venue, he had a
joint concert with Japanese singer Naoto Inti Raimi (32).
Today, in the morning, during the rehearsal, was not feeling well in
the throat and went to the hospital for a quick medical check-up.
Therefore the first show was delayed for 1 hour 13 mins.
Nevertheless, he appeared on stage although he was not well, sang 13
songs including ‘Kiss Kiss’ and ‘Heat’. “Despite it started one hour
later, thank you for waiting. I’m really thankful and sorry as i’m not
in a good condition and sorry for not managing physical condition
profesionally.’ Hyun Joong apologised many times during the talk.
Traveling back and forth between Japan and South Korea, working as a
singer cum actor, regarding future plans, “regading future plans, i have
not discussed with my company. I want to make an album, I’d like to do
world tour” he expressed, “I think next year, i would have concert at a
smaller venue rather than the big stage.” hinting a possible japan tour
Around 15000 fans attended the event for both day and night. At the
end of the performance, he performed ‘If you are like me’, “I want to
sing this a cappella as it expresses my feelings”. As he was having a
sore throat, the audience jumped cheered on. He was touched and wiped
his face with a towel.