Idol group JYJ performed for many of the First Ladies of the world.
On March 27th, JYJ was invited to the ‘Nuclear Summit First Ladies’ Event‘ at the Blue House, and performed their hit songs, “Be My Girl” as well as “In Heaven“.
The First Ladies came from Gabon, Nigeria, South Africa, Malaysia, Vietnam, Switzerland, Singapore, Italy, India, Indonesia, China, Chile, The Philippines, countries in the United Nations, the European Union and more. The First Ladies reportedly enjoyed the performance, maintaining a smile on their faces throughout the event.
According to JYJ’s representatives, the first ladies from Switzerland, Vietnam, The Philippines, Chile, and South Africa stayed after the performance was over to take a photograph with JYJ.
Korean First Lady Kim Yoon Oak greeted Park Yoochun personally, saying, “I am enjoying your new drama ‘Rooftop Prince‘.”
The publicist of the event planning committee remarked, “All the First Ladies, including Kim Yoon Oak responded positively to the performance. This has been another opportunity to spread more K-POP awareness all over the world.”
The JYJ members remarked, “We are so glad we have been invited to such a meaningful event, sharing Korea’s excellence with the first ladies of the world. We are proud that we had a chance to promote the glory of our nation after our world tour came to an end, and though it was a short performance, we hope that this offered the first ladies a cherished memory of Korea.”
In related news, the JYJ members are juggling a busy schedule with roles in drama series, musicals, amongst other individual activities.