SEOUL, Oct. 17 (Yonhap) — K-pop girl group TWICE will embark on a six-city showcase tour in Japan in January, its agency said Tuesday.
The nine-member act, which includes Japanese and Taiwanese members, will start the multicity tour in Aichi on Jan. 19 and travel successively to Fukuoka, Hiroshima, Osaka, Tokyo and Saitama until Feb. 1, JYP Entertainment said.
TWICE, one of the most popular girl groups in K-pop, made its Japanese debut in June by releasing “#TWICE,” which holds its past hit songs both in Japanese and Korean. In August, the album was certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of Japan, an honor bestowed on records with sales of over 250,000 copies.
The group is scheduled to release a new single album in Japan titled “One More Time” on Oct. 18 and also put out its first full-length album “Twiceagram” in Korea on Oct. 30.