Lunar New Year begins January 28, kicking off the year of the rooster. The holiday is observed in S. Korea, China, Vietnam and some other Asian countries. A number of Nepali events are scheduled to take place in the Korean capital Seoul as the nation observes a four-day holiday for ‘Seolnal’ and one among them is ‘NepHop Night’.
The event organized by Nepz Party Rockers In Korea will have two of the most renowned Nepali rap artistes – Manas Ghale aka Loorey and Aasis Rana aka Laure playing some of their greatest hits on January 28th. The event that will take place at Mohaksan Night Club in Dapsimni will have DJ CMAN playing the beats. The tickets are priced at KRW 20,000 for the early birds and KRW 25,000 at the door.
The event that was supposed to be held completely for entertainment purposes has now also been seen as a tribute event for Yama Buddha after the ‘Sathi’ rapper’s sudden demise.
This Seolnal, the K-Pop city will groove to NepHop.
Here are some live performance videos of Loorey and Laure to let you know what to expect from the event.
And here’s the event poster for more details: