Hanbin (Ngo Ngoc Hung) is a former I-Land trainee; although he stopped in the semifinals, he still received great attention from audiences worldwide. Hanbin celebrated his 23rd birthday on January 18, and all the ads put up globally show his large fanbase and they are willing to pay for this trainee from Vietnam.
Hanbin at the concert New Year’s Eve Live of Bighit Label
According to quick statistics, Hanbin had 71 billboards in 7 countries. Inside, notably the billboards in Times Square (New York, USA) for 2 days; 70m outdoor led in Coex Crown (Seoul, Korea); led at the Jockey Plaza commercial center (capital Lima - Peru); ads opposite the bell tower of Buenos Aires - a national historic site of Argentina, the symbol of the capital; ads in the Philippines, Canada.
Times Square (USA)
COEX in Seoul, Korea
The Jockey Plaza commercial center in Lima - the capital of Peru
Ads opposite the bell tower of Buenos Aires - a national historic site of Argentina,
the symbol of the capital
Especially, the chain of 39 billboards at Coex Parnas Mall in Seoul, Korea, a project by Vietnamese - Japanese - Korean fans, has also attracted attention.
Coex Parnas Mall in Seoul, Korea
In Vietnam, Hanbin is advertised by fans at famous locations such as Landmark 81 and Vincom Dong Khoi in Ho Chi Minh City; Time City and Vincom Tran Duy Hung in Hanoi - Vietnam's capital.
Vincom Dong Khoi in Ho Chi Minh city
Times City in Hanoi - the capital of Vietnam
Vincom Tran Duy Hung in Hanoi
Hanbin fans not only advertise for their idols but also carry out many meaningful activities such as: "NUOI EM" - a lunch that his fans - Hannies want to energize poor children and make these kids more hopeful in life and try their best to make their dreams come true. Vietnamese fans have adopted 25 children during the school year 2020 - 2021. Russian fans adopt an otter under the name Hanbin. His fans in Vietnam, Paraguay, and Honduras are also responsible for the main production of songs dedicated to Hanbin (Song link: https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=u-nRxklhglM) Many netizens praised the meaningful lyrics as well as the good vocals of the fans.
Project “NUOI EM”
Russian fans adopt an otter under the name Hanbin
Hanbin is currently a Vietnamese trainee of Belift Lab (a joint venture company of CJ x Big Hit Entertainment). After the show I-Land, Hanbin was the first trainee to have his own online fan meeting, with a solo stage at New Year’s Eve Live of Bighit Label. Hanbin fans hope he will debut soon.
He also checked in his ads in Seoul
Hanbin with his selca on Twitter