Talent show Kpop Star Hunt is returning for a third season!
Organized by channel M (FOX International Channels), with Scoot as the title sponsor, Scoot: Kpop Star Hunt 3 will create the new audition fever with full training support from FNC Entertainment, one of the top-tier music labels in Korea!
Aspiring hopefuls with outstanding singing and dancing abilities from five countries, including Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Thailand, will have the once-in-a-lifetime chance to be in the spotlight of Asia, realize their K-pop dreams and vie for the coveted title as winner of Scoot: K-Pop Star Hunt 3!
In previous seasons, talents across Asia had the privilege to go behind the scenes and make their own K-Pop dreams come true. Among them are two Thai winners, Sorn and Ling Ling, who are in the midst of preparing for their singing debut.
FNC Entertainment will be the official training partner for this season for the show. The label manages Kpop talents such as idol boy band groups, CNBLUE, FT ISLAND, girl band, AOA and soloist Juniel.
“Asia is full of youths with amazing talents and we are excited to be a part of Scoot: K-Pop Star Hunt 3. We look forward to nurturing these talents and help them realize their full potential and dream of being a performer,” said Han Seong Ho, CEO of FNC Entertainment.
channel M, CJ E&M and FNC Entertainment will be organizing preliminary auditions in Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Thailand where they will select the 2 most outstanding contestants from each territory.
These finalists will be flown to Seoul to receive professional training with CJ E&M and FNC Entertainment where they would compete to be among the Top 4 for the final round!
Final showcase concert to be held in Singapore
The Top 4 finalists will head to Singapore for a special final showcase concert for one last performance which will also determine their fate.
The ultimate winner of Scoot: Kpop Star Hunt 3 will be offered a contract deal with CJ E&M and FNC Entertainment and undergo intensive training to be a Kpop singer.
The winner also stands a chance to collaborate with artists from FNC Entertainment and make a stage appearance on 2014 Global M!Countdown with his/her own debut single.
The entire audition and training process will be filmed and broadcasted across Asia as a weekly survival reality television programme and is set to premiere in November on channel m, and simulcast on STAR Chinese Channel, STAR World, and Channel [V].
How to be part of Scoot: Kpop Star Hunt 3
To get started on your idol dream, simply upload your best Kpop song-and-dance routines to the official website at www.kpopstarhunt.com.
Kpop fans between 15 and 29 years of age will have more than six weeks (submission deadline varies in different countries) to upload their video submissions.
Scoot: Kpop Star Hunt 3 will be conducting public auditions in 5 cities across Asia:
- Singapore: 15 September 2013
- Malaysia: 21 September 2013
- Thailand: 28 September 2013
- Hong Kong: 5 October 2013
- Taiwan: 12 October 2013
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