Premiere's 3 January 2011 one ONE HD Astro B.Yond Channel 393
Airing Tuesdays @ 6.25pm
*First and Exclusive*
KPOP STAR is a brand new talent search program to unearth the next big Korean pop star from around the world. Open to contestants from Europe, South America, the US and Korea, KPOP STAR will feature judges from South Korea’s ‘Big Three’ entertainment labels, BoA, Yang Hyun Suk and J. Y. Park.
The winner of KPOP STAR is set to receive a cash prize of KRW300,000,000 (USD260,000), an international album release deal and a chance to enter the ultimate training system for K-pop stars with SM, YG or JYP Entertainment!
BoA is a current recording artist with S.M. Entertainment which manages stars including Girls Generation, Super Junior, SHINee and TVXQ.
Yan Hyun Suk
Yan Hyun Suk is a singer and former member of Seo Taiji & Boys, as well as the founder, owner, and chief executive officer of YG Entertainment that boasts artists including Big Bang, 2NE1 and PSY.
J.Y.ParkJ.Y. Park is a singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer and the chief executive officer and founder of JYP Entertainment which is home to performers such as Rain, Wonder Girls, miss A and 2PM.