Leading entertainment company CJ ENM revealed more surprises that KCON attendees can expect at KCON 2022 LA returning this August. From Friday, August 19 to Sunday, August 21, the World’s No.1 K-Culture Festival KCON will be packed with special stages where fans can fully engage with their favorite K-Pop acts.
“Dream Stage” – Kep1er & LOONA
Kep1er and LOONA will take on the “Dream Stage” to perform along with their fans. “Dream Stage” is a once in a lifetime opportunity where winners of KCON’s dance competition will be able to perform on the same stage with their favorite artists.
“Relay Performance” – ENHYPEN & NMIXX
On top of that, ENHYPEN and NMIXX will kick start the “Relay Performance” program launching this year, where K-Pop acts will cover KCON’s most memorable stages that KCONers want to relive. Starting with LA, the “Relay Performance” will continue on in the different regions around the world where KCON will take place.
Produce 101 Japan – JO1 & INI
Boybands JO1 and INI, formed from CJ ENM’s survival program “Produce 101 Japan Season 1&2,” will treat the KCON attendees to the Korean versions of their songs.
KCON is celebrating its 10-year anniversary as it returns to LA at the Los Angeles Convention Center and Crypto.com Arena. This year’s KCON 2022 LA features a star-studded lineup with the biggest and most promising musical acts. The first day of the show will see performances from ATEEZ, CRAVITY, ENHYPEN, INI, ITZY, Kep1er, LIGHTSUM, and Stray Kids, while the second day will feature JO1, LOONA, NCT DREAM, NMIXX, P1Harmony, STAYC, THE BOYZ, TO1 and WJSN.