LE SSERAFIM’s Coachella debut sparks dialog on Okay-pop’s reside efficiency requirements


The most important music pageant within the US, Coachella Valley Music and Arts Pageant, welcomed Okay-pop gir group LE SSERAFIM to its Sahara Stage on April 13.

Earlier than their second anniversary, LE SSERAFIM made historical past this 12 months by turning into the Okay-pop group invited to carry out a solo stage right here the quickest.

Coachella, recognized for producing reside performances, made the followers anticipate LE SSERAFIM’s vocals much more, as additionally they had a current controversy in South Korea about their reside vocal situation in an encore in a music present. The “scandal” started when the members’ most up-to-date title monitor, “Simple,” didn’t reside as much as expectations throughout an encore efficiency following their victory in a music present.

The group went 40 minutes with hit songs like “ANTIFRAGILE,” “FEARLESS,” “UNFORGIVEN,” “Good Evening,” “EASY,” and “SMART.”

Along with the current criticism about their singing talents through the music present’s encore, some have been unimpressed with the group’s reside efficiency and blamed Hybe for accepting the Coachella invitation once they weren’t ready to carry out for such a big viewers.

Coachella is a pageant recognized to essentially carry out the perfect in artist’s reside efficiency, however followers really feel that the group didn’t impress their crowd.

Some followers in contrast them to Okay-pop woman teams BLACKPINK, 2NE1, and Aespa, who have been capable of carry out on the Coachella stage and blow their audiences away.

LE SSERAFIM’s stage has additionally been tagged because the “WORST,” upsetting followers who thought their “poor” reside performances represented Okay-pop.

Quite the opposite, FEARNOTs (the group’s fandom) defended the ladies, mentioning that it needs to be remembered that along with singing, they displayed spectacular choreography for 50 minutes and validated their standing as “Efficiency Powerhouses.”

Many claimed that the Coachella viewers nonetheless praised and loved the quintet’s efficiency, and in accordance with NME, they gave the group a 4/5 star overview for his or her sizzling efficiency.

On April 15, Sakura penned a letter to her followers in Japanese, reflecting on what occurred throughout their Coachella stage. For her, it was their finest efficiency but.

Some social media customers and Okay-pop stans weren’t completely happy about Sakura’s submit.

Then again, some additionally got here to defend Sakura.

What do you suppose? Did LE SSERAFIM ship a superb efficiency, or do they should enhance a bit bit extra?


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