Thursday, November 19, 2009

FT Island, 5 Flowerboys’ Sensational Stage… Now They’re Men!

EXCLUSIVEFT Island’s Concert Whipped 4,000 Fans Into A Frenzy.
“Rock Prince” FT Island Performed With Great Energy Despite The Early Winter Chill.

FT Island met up with 4,000 fans at their “2009 FT Island Nationwide Tour Concert“, held on 14th and 15th November, at Seoul’s Jangchung Gymnasium. The concert lasted for more than 2 hours and they sang a total of 25 songs, including their debut title song “Lovesick” as well as their latest title song ”Barae“, rocking the fans into a frenzy. Among the crowd, fans from other Asian countries were also spotted at the concert.

With their playing skills coming to a higher level of perfection, FT Island performed sensational songs like “Missing U“, ” Bad Woman“, “Lie“, “After Love“, “Bing Bing Bing“, “Barae“, etc. The members’ solo acts were also impressive. Even though it was physically tiring for Lee Hongki, who is currently busy with the filming of SBS drama “You’re Beautiful“, he captivated the audience with his sorrowful vocals and received applause from many. Jung Yonghwa, who also starred in the same drama, appeared with his bandmates from C.N.Blue at the concert as special guests.

Sports Hankook managed to steal some time with the members at their concert venue.

# ‘Jeremy’ is here
Lee Hongki appeared as ‘Jeremy‘, his role in SBS drama “You’re Beautiful“. He also led his partner in the drama “Jolie” on stage while singing “Still” from the drama OST. Lee Hongki also put the audience in a pretty sweat with his little scream at “Jolie“.

# ‘Magician’ Choi Minhwan
Drummer Choi Minhwan showed off his singing talent during his solo stage. He revealed his beautiful voice with the song “Magic Castle“. Right after that, he performed a magic trick and drew the fans’ attention with his quick hand movements.

# ‘Sonagi’ Lee Jaejin
Lee Jaejin did a scene from his previous musical “Sonagi“. Wearing the uniform from the musical, he sang the song “I Will Always“. Though he started the stage with a shy smile, he regained his serious image as the song progressed.

# ‘Multi-talent’ Choi Jonghoon
Choi Jonghoon seemed to be the busiest member at the concert. Besides playing the piano and guitar, he also played a part in the chorus and raps. During his solo stage, he transformed into Ricky Martin and danced to “Livin’ La Vida Loca“, captivating the fans.

# ‘Joker’ Song Seunghyun
This is the first time Song Seunghyun is performing on a big stage after joining the band. Without getting much sleep for the previous nights, he still played his guitar glamourously on stage. During his solo stage, he sang and danced to Psy’s “Champion” and “Entertainers“, giving the audience a great laugh.