MANILA, Philippines - Top K-pop group Girls Generation will finally visit the Philippines early next year.
Girls Generation and five others will perform at the K-pop Fantasy concert to be held on Jan. 19 at SM Mall of Asia, according to Korean media.
According to reports, the concert is being organized by Korean Media Holdings (KMH) company, a media content provider in South Korea.
The Manila concert will be large-scale, a report said.
Filipino fans expressed excitement upon hearing the news. It will be the first time that Girls Generation will visit the Philippines.
The girls will be joining the list of K-pop artists that have already visited and performed in the Philippines including Super Junior, SHINee, BEAST, Kim Hyun Joong, Jay Park, 4Minute and 2AM.
Last Aug. 18, Girls Generation and other SM Entertainment artists performed at the SMTown concert in Seoul, South Korea.
They also performed at the 14th Korea-China Song Festival held at Yeosu World Expo last Aug. 25.
Other performers included 2PM, KARA, B1A4, IU, Tan Jing, Sa Dingding and Ning Jing.