The “K-Pop ’97 Line” will be joining together for the 2016 KBS Song Festival.
KBS declared that the event will feature a special collaboration from BTS’s Jungkook, GFRIEND’s Yuju and Eunha, I.O.I’s Jung Chaeyeon, TWICE’s Jihyo, GOT7’s Yugyeom and BamBam, and SEVENTEEN’s Mingyu, Dokyeom, and The 8.
All of these 10 idols excelled this year, and they will be bringing a youthful energy to the stage. As members of the “’97 Line” and soon to turn 20, the age that is said to represent “youth,” the group wishes to send the youth of Korea a message of hope.
It was also revealed that some of the members of SEVENTEEN are rehearsing to be the backup band for the “97 Line” to show support for fellow members Mingyu, Dokyeom, and the 8.
According to sources from the 2016 KBS Song Festival stated, “There is a good camaraderie and unified atmosphere amongst the ten idols preparing for their stage together. The performance will tap each others for them to have an opportunity to shine. Please keep an eye out for it.”
The 2016 KBS Song Festival will air on December 29 at 8:30 p.m. KST.