Korean popular girlgroups So Nyeo Shi Dae and KARA will be having a face-off with their Japanese debut this August.
According to SM Entertainment on 11th, So Nyeo Shi Dae will be holding a large scale fan event on 25th Augustu in Tokyo. At the same time, after the showcase, the girls will be debuting official through a single released under record company Universal Music Japan in September.
As for KARA, they will be releasing their debut JApanese album in August, after their successful fanclub establishment party and press conference held previously in May. The girls have also released their Japanese version repackaged album in April, which had gone up to Oricon Daily top 10 chart.
There is great interests as plans for the 2 girls to debut in Japan are announced. There was also coverage from Japanese news media about this. On 11th May, Japanese news media SanKai Sports released 2 news report – one on the Japanese debut of So Nyeo Shi Dae and the other on KARA.
SanKai Sports reported, 「Even though in the past few years, we have seen Dong Bang Shin Ki do well in Japan, as well as Big Bang as newcomers, this year we are set to see more action from the girlgroups. Last May, we also see girlgroup 4Minute debut
with the Japanese version of their hit 『Muzik』. T-ara also did a CF filming here.」