JJCC Added to ‘Giveme Challenge Festival’
kpopluv, March 27, 2015, 11:38 a.m.
K pop boy band JJCC has been named as a performer in the upcoming ‘Giveme Challenge Festival’. The “Giveme Challenge Festival,” a charity concert being held in support of important social causes, is now set to feature performances by BEAST, JJCC,B.I.G, SUS4, NOM and Atomic Kiz. As a function of the festival, rice paddies will be planted to help feed hungry children as well as the underprivileged. In addition to the concert, the artists are also scheduled to partake in weeding and harvesting activities. The harvested rice will then be donated in each of the stars’ names.
After gaining attention with songs “At First,” “BingBingBing,” and “Fire,” JJCC won the “Rookie Artist of the Year Award” at the Korean Cultural Entertainment Awards last year. Recently, in celebration of their one year anniversary since their debut and White Day (March 14), the group has been performing guerrilla concerts each Saturday in Hongdae. The group is also expected to make its comeback with a new album at the beginning of next month.
JJCC is a South Korean hip-hop boy group formed under the management of Jackie Chan Group Korea. The group debuted in March 14, 2014 with five members: E.co,Eddy, SimBa, San-Cheong, and Prince Mak who performed live on MNet M Countdown. Their debut single entitled At First was then released on March 24. JJCC is the first K-pop idol group to be formed by Jackie Chan.