K-Pop group BLACKPINK is coming to Hamilton

Hamilton is the only Canadian stop on BLACKPINK's upcoming tour.
BLACKPINK is stopping in Hamilton on April 27 for the group's North American world tour. (Wikimedia Commons)

K-Pop group BLACKPINK will be stopping in Hamilton as part of its world tour announced Monday night.

The four-member group will be touring in six North American cities, with Hamilton being the only Canadian city.

The band will be at First Ontario Centre on April 27.

In September, K-Pop boy band BTS performed in Hamilton on a world tour, with the city again being the only Canadian stop.

Other stops for BLACKPINK will be in the U.S., including Illinois, California, New Jersey, and Texas.

The Korea-based music genre has become a worldwide phenomenon, with some bands selling out stadium shows in cities across the globe. 

Fans lined up days before the show to see BTS in Hamilton last summer.

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