Crush, born Shin Hyo-seob, an R&B singer from South Korea under Amoeba Culture finally come to Indonesia for the first time through LaLaLa Festival 2019. Officially debut with ‘Sometimes’ in 2014, he raised number 1 position in Gaon Singles Chart with ‘Just’ featuring Zion.T in 2015. He widely known for many of his hit songs: Beautiful (OST Guardian: The Lonely and Great God aka Goblin), Sleepless night (OST It’s Okay, That’s Love), Don’t Forget, Hug Me, and etc. He also did collaborations with many other singers such as Taeyeon, Zion.T, Dean, Sam Kim, Gray, Jay Park, Colde, and Beezino.
Put a step forward to pushing the international market, Crush went to KCON 2016 in New York and also SXSW 2018 – Korea Spotlight (together with Lee Hi, KARD, and DPR Live) in Texas. Recently, he released a full English single titled ‘Lay Your Head on Me’ featuring Garibay, a record producer who already worked with U2, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, and Shakira. Last year, Crush successfully held his first North America live concert: 2018 Crush On You Tour [Wonderlost] to Toronto, Los Angeles, New York, Seattle, San Jose, Dallas, and Chicago. And this year, thanks to THE Group, Indonesian fans can finally enjoy his songs, live, moreover in the forest environment: Crush officially joined the line up for LaLaLa Festival 2019 that will be held at Orchid Forest – Cikole, Bandung.
LaLaLa Festival, the biggest international forest music festival in Indonesia, already been held twice, both in 2016 and 2018 with a different magnificent theme. This year, they’ve brought multiculturalism theme through diversity to answer many social phenomena in today’s society. Together with other artists that already known both in international and national market such as Years & Years, Honne, The Internet, Jeremy Passion, Sheila on 7, Project Pop, and many more, Crush ready to melt Indonesian fan’s heart at 23rd February 2019. More information please check https://lalalafest.com/ to secure your ticket.
Written by: Hanisa Pratiwi