By The Nation
Dean began his musical journey as a hip-hop artist at age 16, beginning his career as part of a crew with Korean rapper Keith Ape, but by the age of 18, Dean discovered his talent for singing and his gift of creating infectious melodies. The writer of chart toppers for K-pop boy bands EXO, Block B and VIXX, Dean has already proven himself as a successful song maker.
He is one of the greatest cross-over acts to break onto the music scene both in Korea and the US. He has worked with several in-demand artists and producers such as Camack, DJ esta of Soulection, Anderson Paak, Eric Bellinger, Crush, ZICO and more.
At the end of 2016, he was chose by Spotify as one of the “25 under 25” – a list of the 25 most influential artists under the age of 25.
In the beginning of 2017, the 25-year-old Korean released “Limbo” which reached #1 in BP chart in Korea. His latest US single “Love” was on the beats 1 list on Apple Music as the only Asian artist ever.
He is currently showcasing his talent at many of the industry’s major upcoming events and festivals.
This time, Dean has teamed with his friends, Miso, a member of Club Eskimo, and Saay, Universal Music Korea’s newest and most promising R&B artist.
Miso has pursued her passion of making music, a soulful combination of electronic, hip hop, and R&B, for three years. Joining Club Eskimo marked her turning point. Miso's first official single, “Take Me,” produced and recorded in her bedroom, reached the third spot on the US Spotify Viral 50 in 2017, followed by a blow-out performance at New York Fashion Week.
Saay was born into a family of musicians; she grew up living and breathing true Korean soul by learning traditional dance and musical instruments from her mother, and rock music from her brother. Saay focused on her career as a songwriter and producer, writing four songs for Henry of Super Junior before signing to Universal Music Korea as a solo artist. Her debut single, “Circle” featuring Tish Hyman, is introduced by Apple music as “Best of Week” along with Skrillex and Amine.
Tickets are Bt2,500 and Bt5,000 available at Thai Ticket Major counters and online. Call (02) 262 3456.