[TRANS] News of Kim Junsu appearing on Australian network SBS's 'PopAsia' causes flood of inquiries, 'Extraordinary popularity'
JYJ's Kim Junsu (XIA) will appear on public broadcasting in Australia.
On September 21st, CJES Entertainment stated, "When Kim Junsu visits Australia, he will appear on public network SBS's program 'PopAsia'. Kim Junsu will perform his first public broadcast stage during the program's 'Kim Junsu special', which can be viewed by all of Australia. Additionally, Kim Junsu recording for the show will be broadcasted live via SBS Radio, which will be a huge present for fans who cannot attend the performance."
Australia's SBS (Special Broadcasting Network) is a government-funded, nation-wide network that is viewed by 8,000,000 Australians per week, which is approximately 40% of the total Australian population. 'PopAsia' is Australia's first program focused on Asian pop music and receives high viewership ratings, gaining attention from the public.
An Australian broadcasting representative said, "The response from the interview with JYJ was extremely hot. We have received non-stop questions about Kim Junsu's appearance through SNS and telephone, and we feel Kim Junsu's popularity in Australia."
After releasing his second album in July, Kim Junsu has showed his perfect live performances in Bangkok, Shanghai, Seol and Busan, receiving favorable responses for his high-level performances. Kim Junsu will continue his Japan tour after appearing on the Australian broadcast and completing his concert in Australia on September 28th.