The year of 2012 means a lot for JYJ′s Kim Junsu. It was a year in which his feats as a member of his group and as a solo singer both prospered.
This year he released his first solo album, successfully led a world tour with his name on it and as a musical actor, won the Best Actor Award.
While his fellow JYJ members Park Yoo Chun and Kim Jae Joong took on acting, Kim Junsu led a successful career as a singer despite his inability to appear on TV to perform.
JYJ’s Kim Jun Su was recently awarded for promoting Korea to the world.
According to JYJ’s agency, C-JeS Entertainment, on December 8, Kim was awarded for promoting Korea at the Seoul Foreign Press Club Year End Event, which was held on December 7 at the Lotte Hotel in Seoul.
Over three hundred people, including, international ambassadors, foreign press, and government officials attended the event and congratulated on Kim’s award.
Kim was recognized for promoting Korea by going on a successful world tour in Asia, Americas, North America, and Europe.
Kim said, “I’m happy to receive the award after completing my world tour. I will work harder as a musician.”
Kim’s first solo EP, which was released in May, ranked tenth on the Billboard and first on the Japanese iTunes and the biggest Chinese music video site. Kim also held his exclusive concert in six Asian countries, New York, LA, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, five Northern-south American countries, and Germany.
Kim is currently preparing for the ’2012 Xia Ballad & Musical Concert With Orchestra.’
[INFO] JYJ Junsu received SFCC Award for Raising Awareness of Korea Overseas in Singer field!
Winners for 2012 SFCC Award for Raising Awareness of Korea Overseas- Singer: Junsu Kim(JYJ), Movie: Pieta(Venice Film Festival Winner), Author: Kyung Sook Shin(Please Look After Mom), Athlete: Hak Seon Yang(London Olympic’s Gymnastics Gold Medalist)
Info via: @WidM_
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