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Juris Live at “GREEN PLUGGED SEOUL 2011″ Festival
The first Pinay mainstream artist to release an album in Korea will be performing live at “GREEN PLUGGED SEOUL 2011” festival on May 14, 2011, at the Nanji Hangang Park in Seoul.
GREENPLUGGED SEOUL 2011 is a two-day, multi-stage international festival that offers a variety of art performances (concerts, exhibits, plays, dance, multi-media) in a springtime outdoor setting and which is aimed at increasing awareness about the environment. It is one of the most successful new festivals in Seoul. This year’s event will showcase 117 artists from all over the world, including Korea, Finland, the United States, the United Kingdom, Japan, Sweden and the Philippines.
Juris’ Korean album features covers and songs written by Korean and Filipino composers. The album is available in record bars in Korea and online at www.starrecords.ph, iTunes.com, and Amazon.com. The digital album card version will be available in Astroplus record bars in early June for 99 pesos. It features 4 Korean songs which have been translated to English, namely, “Altogether Alone,” “Don’t Forget,” “If You and Me” and “Wishes.”