EXO pays tribute in ‘Fantastic Duo’
Songee Kim, May 2, 2016, 9:32 a.m.
Satellite network SBS’ new weekend music variety show “Fantastic Duo” premiered Sunday featuring K-pop boy band EXO as guest star. Members of EXO paid tribute to several veteran artists such as Jo Sung-mo -- South Korean ballad singer who dominated the late ’90s music charts with his sentimental voice -- by performing a portion of his hit track “Eternal Love.
Member Xiumin also reenacted Jo’s famous television commercial for Korean company Woongjin’s signature drink, Green Plum Juice. EXO also had the opportunity to perform their 2013 single, “Growl,” which became the song most identified with the group.
Other guests of honor included veteran singers Lee Sun-hee and Byeon Jin-seop. EXO will also feature in next week’s episode of the show.
“Fantastic Duo” airs every Sunday at 4:50 p.m. on SBS.