Before bringing their The 2nd Asia Tour Super Show II to Taipei, fans of Super Junior will be delighted to know that their idols (the only foreign artist invited as the special guest) has been confirmed for the 20th Golden Melody Awards on 27th June. This will be Super Junior’s 2nd time at the awards ceremony, having previously attended the 18th edition in 2007. It will however still be only 12 instead of 13 members of Super Junior who will be attending. Kim Heechul missed the 2007 trip because of filming commitments and this time, Kim Kibum will be the one missing because of his acting preparations.
Super Junior was undoubtedly honored to be invited again, especially since it’s a significant milestone for the Golden Melody Awards which is into it’s 20th year of running. They will be performing their new songs, It’s You and Sorry, Sorry for the first time in Taiwan and handling out awards as well.
Pretty boy, Kim Heechul was pretty excited about his first trip to Taiwan, as his fellow Super Junior members and DBSK seniors have kept feeding him with information about how delicious the Taiwan delicacies were like Xiaolongbao and pearl milk tea. Heechul said, “I am definitely going to try out all kinds of Taiwan delicacies!” Other members who will be coming for the 2nd time have expressed their desire to challenge the legend of the spicy hot pot. They also hope to meet Patty Hou again, who had interviewed them twice last time. Eun Hyuk especially, refers Patty Hou as an angel.
The 20th Golden Melody Awards will be held on 27th June at the Taipei Arena and broadcast live on Azio TV cable channel. The red carpet show will begin at 5PM with the actual ceremony starting at 6.30PM (all times indicated are in Taiwan local time).