November 30 was a major night for fans of Korean superstar Kim Jaejoong because after 14 years of waiting, finally, the Philippine archipelago appeared on the singer’s tour map.
*Shoutout to Fangirlasia for making this happen!*
But before we share our favorite moments from the fanmeet, let’s do a quick roundup of Jaejoong’s lengthy career history.
A second generation K-Pop idol
Jaejoong debuted in 2003 as the main vocal of the one of the most successful boy bands of South Korea, TVXQ!, and the group dominated the Korean and Asian music scene as a 5-member band from 2004 to 2009.
In 2009, however, three members left their agency and consequently formed their own group called JYJ, which stands for Jaejoong, Yoochun, and Junsu.
Since then Jaejoong has been active as JYJ and as a solo artist, and he’s also done several acting stints over the past few years, the most recent of which was the TV drama “Manhole” broadcasted on KBS.
He is considered as part of the second generation of K-Pop idols, which is considered a golden era of K-Pop because it also gave birth to K-Pop groups like BIGBANG, Wo...