BLACKPINK is up for the 2023 Billboard Music Awards‘ freshly developed leading K-pop visiting musician honor many thanks to the success of its Born Pink World Tour. Whether or otherwise the quartet takes home the prize Sunday (Nov. 19), the team will certainly still provide followers a factor to commemorate with a present following the Christmas vacation.
Billboard can share the special very first appearance and information for BLACKPINK: A VIRTUAL REALITY Encore involving followers this holiday. For BLACKPINK’s very first performance in digital truth, visitors can go back to the Born Pink World Tour’s unique finale program kept in Seoul’s enormous Gocheok Sky Dome that included their Billboard Hot 100 strikes such as “Pink Venom,” “Kill This Love” and “How You Like That” live, however likewise solo efficiencies from Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé and Lisa.
Emmy Award-winning manufacturing business The Diamond Bros. is creating and guiding the 70-minute performance personalized for virtual reality in collaboration with Meta. Exclusively readily available in virtual reality inside the Meta Horizon Worlds’ Music Valley, Meta Quest VR headset proprietors in choose areas obtain a front-row ticket to the social experience.
“We’re thrilled to embrace the dynamic world of VR because it allows us to reach an even wider global audience and share our music in an entirely new, immersive way,” BLACKPINK stated in a declaration. “This VR concert is not just a show; it’s an extension of the tour we poured our hearts into. We can’t wait for you to see the magic we’ve created with The Diamond Bros and Meta, and thank you to our incredible BLINKs for your endless support.”
Josh Diamond, supervisor and exec manufacturer at The Diamond Bros, mirrors the enjoyment for the significant cooperation. “BLACKPINK is an iconic, groundbreaking group, and being able to capture them in VR in Seoul, South Korea, for the final performance of their Encore tour was incredible,” he claims. “We couldn’t be more excited to have partnered with Meta on this amazing opportunity. We can’t wait for everyone to experience it!”
Meanwhile, Vishal Shah, VP of Metaverse at Meta, mentions just how A VIRTUAL REALITY Encore alters a common performance watching.
“Artists like BLACKPINK are transforming how music fans experience performances and connect with their favorite artists,” Shah includes. “We’re excited to feature this creative, social VR experience from The Diamond Bros in Horizon Worlds and can’t wait for Meta Quest owners to take a front-row seat for this amazing show.”
BLACKPINK: A VIRTUAL REALITY Encore premieres in virtual reality on Tuesday, Dec. 26, at 5 p.m. PT in Meta Horizon Worlds. Attendees can RSVP for the event now, with replays readily available for a month in Meta Horizon Worlds after the performance.
Get your very first check out the intro and performance poster art listed below, and song right into the Billboard Music Awards Sunday, Nov. 19, at 8 p.m. ET using BBMAs.watch or Billboard and the BBMAs social networks.