YG and SM Seek Talent in Japan

YG Family and SM Entertainment are in search of new artists in Japan.

Korea’s YG Family and Japan’s Avex Entertainment Inc. are collaborating to form a new entertainment company, YGEX Entertainment. The new entertainment company is planning to train talented artists who can be active in both Korea and Japan at the same time.

YG Family includes artists such as Big Bang, 2NE1, Lee Hi and the gangnam styling gentlemen, PSY.

YG and SM Seek Talent in Japan

YG and SM Seek Talent in Japan

SM Entertainment is to associate with Japan’s Yoshimoto Entertainment to produce an audition program “Performance A” that will be first aired on TBS [Tokyo Broadcasting System] on April 22. The program is scheduled to air every Monday.

One of Korea’s major entertainment company SM Entertainment is the agency of Girl’s Generation, F(x), SHINee, and TVXQ!.

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