WebTVAsia to Debut Asia’s Biggest Digital Music Festival

Published by Mila Ismail @ 04/07/2016

Asian leading digital media entertainment group, WebTVAsia is set to launch Asia's biggest digital music festival, Viral Fest Asia 2016 in Bali, Indonesia on 16th July 2016. The festival aims to celebrate the best of Asian music, talent and culture.

The festival features an all-star line-up of top 27 artistes from 13 countries including Noh Salleh, Joyce Chu and Namewee from Malaysia, and K-pop superstar Hyuna.

“We have chosen Bali, Indonesia to host the first ever Viral Fest Asia 2016 because this exotic island embraces the true Asian cultural heritage and offers the warm hospitality that is the spirit of wonderful Indonesia,“ said Fred Chong, Group CEO of WebTVAsia.

Themed 'Everybody's Going Viral', the festival is inspired by the social media buzzword 'Viral Video' which emphasizes the power of massive global community-driven trend-setting via creative mediums like music, film and multimedia.

As part of the festival on 15th July, WebTVAsia is also hosting the Rise of Asia Forum attended by top media entertainment executives and personalities in Asia.

Complete List of Performers (in no particular order):

KOREA

HYUNA – K-POP Superstar – Gangnam Style – 600 Million YouTube Views

MC MONG – Korea’s Top Hip Hop Rapper Producer


SURAN – Korea's Rising Star Singer

CHINA

GUAN ZHE – Top Mandopop Artiste


TOP COMBINE – China’s Top Boyband Group

HONG KONG

JW – Hong Kong Rising Star

INDIA

BADSHAH – No. 1 Hip Hop Rapper in India

INDONESIA

PAPINKA – Indonesia’s Most Celebrated Homegrown Band

AL GHAZALI – Hottest Indonesian Rising Star


YASMIN – Asia’s Hottest Female DJ

JAPAN

IRIS WOO – Malaysia’s First J-POP Star


NOIR – Renowned Japanese Anime Song Girl Band


EGU SPLOSION – Asia’s Top Ranked Comedian Dance Group   

MALAYSIA

NAMEWEE – No. 1 Chinese Hip Hop Rapper in Asia


JOYCE CHU – Asian Music Star & YouTube Idol


NOH SALLEH – Lead Vocalist of Malaysia’s No. 1 Band HUJAN

PHILIPPINES

MIKEY BUSTOS – No. 1 YouTuber & Artiste in the Philippines

SINGAPORE

KELLY POON – Singapore’s Top Female Singer

CHINESE TAIPEI

VC TAN – Asia’s Top Chinese Singer Songwriter


S. WHITE – YouTube Sensation & Top Female Drummer

JANE HUANG – Top Taiwan Female Vocalis

THAILAND

BIE THE SKA – No. 1 YouTuber and Comedian in Thailand


60 MILES – Thailand’s Foremost Pop Band


JANNINE WEIGEL – Thailand’s Top Female YouTube Sensation

THE RICHMAN TOY – Most Popular Thai Pop Group

THE NETHERLANDS

KENNETH G – No.1 Rising Star from the Netherlands

VIETNAM

CHI PU – No. 1 Vietnamese Artiste (7.5 Million Facebook Fans)

MIU LE – Top Vietnamese Female Singer