This September, SBS ‘KPOP STAR’ season 6 will be holding auditions in LA, Seattle, and for the first time ever, SF! to find contestants for their show!
KPOP Star, like America’s Got Talent and American Idol, is a talent audition-competition program and will be judged by 3 judges from YG Entertainment, JYP Entertainment, and Antenna.
You do not need to speak Korean to audition and compete in the show, so all you singers, dancers, and musicians out there are welcome to apply! Just be sure to download and fill out the application on SBS homepage before you show up!
Hint: Click <Global Audition> button and download the application form 😉
The winner of KPOP STAR Season 6 will receive 300 million Won (approx. $269k), and a chance to release an album with the help and mentorship of one of the 3 companies judging.
YG Entertainment is home to artists such as PSY of the viral hit, Oppa Gangnam Style, and Big Bang, winner of 2016 Italian MTV Awards’ “Best Artist from the World,” while JYP Entertainment has artists like 2PM and Wonder Girls, the latter whom have toured with Justin Bieber. Antenna Music on the other hand is a pop indie record label and boosts the artist You Hee-yeol, a pop singer-songwriter and host of the very popular Korean show ‘You Hee-yeol’s Sketchbook.’
Auditions will be held worldwide until September and broadcasting will start in November.
San Francisco’s audtion will be held on Sat, Sept 10 @ the Santa Clara Marriot Hotel.
So what are you waiting for? This may be your big chance!