K-pop label YG Entertainment to hold audition in Singapore; applications now open

The label is home to K-pop giants BIGBANG and BLACKPINK.

Edwin Chan

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Published: 22 September 2022, 4:28 PM

If you have ever dreamt of becoming the next Jennie Kim or G-Dragon, this is your chance to make it a reality. 

K-pop label YG Entertainment will hold its in-person auditions in Singapore this November, as part of its 2022 YG Global Audition Tour.

Those born between 2003 and 2012 will be eligible to apply. Applicants can choose from two categories – Vocal and Rap, or Dance.

Under the Vocal and Rap category, participants must perform one song within a minute without any music track. 

Those selecting the Dance category will have to perform one song within a minute with music. Dance applicants must have their own music track ready on a mobile device.

The online application is open until Oct 23 and can be accessed through YG Entertainment’s form. Successful applicants will be notified through an email on Nov 1 with the first round in-person audition schedule.

The first round in-person audition will be held from Nov 8 to 11 at Orchard Central. Those that are further shortlisted will have to attend a second round of audition on Nov 25 and 26 at the same location.

YG Entertainment is home to renowned K-pop acts including BIGBANG, WINNER, iKON and BLACKPINK. 

Its audition tour consists of 26 stops including Tokyo, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Indonesia.

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