The first edition of Viral Fest Asia (VFA) organised by WebTVAsia, Malaysia’s digital entertainment brand gathered an all-star lineup of 27 top artistes from 12 Asian countries to celebrate the best of Asian music, talent, and culture at Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) Cultural Park, Bali, Indonesia on 16th July 2016.
Dubbed as the biggest digital music festival in Asia, VFA 2016 presented 8 hours of non-stop performances by Noh Salleh, Joyce Chu and Iris Woo (Malaysia), Papinka, Shojo Complex, Young Lex, and Skinny Indonesian 24 (Indonesia), 60 Miles, and The Richman Toy (Thailand), Guan Zhe and Top Combine (China), Badshah (India), and many others, as well as Korean superstars; Suran, MC Mong, and Hyuna.
Keeping with the theme of “Everybody’s Going Viral,” the concert was attended by 8,000 strong crowds and 100 renowned Asian digital influencers and creators; Leona Chin (Asia’s Top Female Racer and YouTuber, Malaysia) , Joanna Soh (Asia’s Top Fitness YouTuber, Malaysia), Reza Oktovian (Top Gamer YouTuber, Indonesia), Jannine Weigel (Singer, Actress, YouTuber, Thailand), Lingyi Xiong (Top YouTuber, Singapore), Pho Dac Biet (Online Comedy Superstar, Vietnam) and others with a combined social media fan base of over 150 million.
Fred Chong, Group CEO of Prodigee Media and WebTVAsia commented, “We are proud to host the first Viral Fest Asia, where the very best of Asian talents converged to celebrate Asian content. This is only the beginning of a journey for the next generation of media entertainment powered by digital creators, and WebTVAsia is honoured to play a significant role in providing the platform that truly promotes Asian content as a whole. ”
The music festival ended on an energetic note with eclectic mix of popular guest DJs; Yasmin – Asia’s hottest female DJ, Al Ghazali – Indonesian rising star, and Kenneth G – one of the Netherlands’ finest DJ’s.
Over 8,00 strong crowds.
Noh Salleh, Malaysia
Iris Woo, Malaysia