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Lee Soo Man reveals plans to launch first ever SM auditions in Indonesia to select new members for NCT

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On March 14, SM Entertainment's executive prodcucer Lee Soo Man and Super Junior's Leeteuk attended the Indonesia-Korea Business Summit 2017.


SEE ALSO: Super Junior's 'Mamacita' surpasses the 50 million views milestone!


During the summit, Lee Soo Man spoke about his plans for SM Entertainment to further business ventures in Indonesia, saying, "After the spread of Korean music, dramas, and various contents, Hallyu culture also became diffused in Indonesia, and after Super Junior's first Indonesia concert in April of 2012, many other K-Pop artists followed suit by visiting Indonesia, with SM also holding annual SM Town concerts. The internet and online platforms have made it even easier to enjoy K-Pop, and I find it very pleasing that the country who gave SMTOWN's Facebook page the most 'likes' is Indonesia."


He continued, "In 2016, we launched global idol group NCT (Neo Culture Technology), and we are in the process of producing a group who will promote as a cultural part of cities throughout the world. As a part of this process, we plan on launching our first ever auditions in Indonesia, in order to select members to join NCT's Asia team. Just like NCT's current foreign members - Winwin, Chen Le, and Renjun from China, Yuta from Japan, Ten from Thailand, and more, we plan on producing a team catered to Southeast Asia including Indonesia, so that this Asian team can become a world-wide star."


Lee Soo Man also expressed intentions for SM Entertainment to partner up with Indonesian businesses in the near future, creating joint business ventures, and more. 







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renkian 3 days ago

Why not PHILIPPINES???

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young_in 7 days ago

NCT Indonesia?? Kira-kira siapa yaa??

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sufepun (Banned) 9 days ago

This comment has been removed due to violation of our TOS. (Reason: spammer)

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cnrrnj 9 days ago

I think, One of the reasons that popular korea wave in Asia...The height is higher and large body~18 years~28 years Man, Average heightS, KOREA - 5 feet 9inch (176cm), CHINA - 5 feet 2 (165cm), JAPAN - 5 feet 4.5inch (165.5cm), Thailand,Vietnam Etc. Southeast Asia - 5 feet 2.5 inch (159.5cm)

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lume90 9 days ago

I thought LSM retired.

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SHYIceTaengoo lume90 9 days ago

well here retired as a CEO Of the company but maintained a role in the business's "management and artist development" division.

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lume90 SHYIceTaengoo 8 days ago

Amazing. If I retire, I hope I don't have to worry about the business anymore. He must be so passionate.

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Dear97 9 days ago

"From the beginning of the east to the end of the west"Just like the lyrics in Limitless, I hope you can succeed, SM^^

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NCT_127 9 days ago

Please don't hate on NCT for having so many members as a "trash" group. They're such a talented group. You might have a prejudice for SM artists being only attractive but NCT has amazing rappers and vocals. NCT fighting <3

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elfviphotcakes 9 days ago

I want someone to look at me the way LSM looks at Leeteuk

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syafickix 9 days ago

well fcuk i don't live in my country anymore...

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ioi_percent 9 days ago

Why is everyone so shocked that SM is doing what they said they were? They said they would do this, making a subunit for probably each different country in Asia and even for fucking Antarctica. Don't get mad because SM is looking to expand their money sources.

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