From Seoul to Singapore: BTS Jungkook’s school to set up K-Pop high school in SG – Here’s the scoop

Ever wish you could be an idol yourself? Dreamed of rocking the stage, captivating millions with your incredible talent, and dancing like there’s no tomorrow? 

Well, brace yourself, because we’ve got some seriously mind-blowing news. 

Singapore Raffles Music College (SRMC) is teaming up with the legendary School of Performing Arts Seoul (SOPA) to create the ultimate K-Pop high school – right here in Singapore! 

And this is no ordinary school, folks; it’s the alma mater of none other than BTS’s golden maknae, Jungkook! 

Can we get a daebak for this exciting collaboration?

This groundbreaking initiative aims to provide aspiring idols with world-class training and a chance to follow in the footsteps of their favourite K-Pop stars, including BLACKPINK’s Jisoo, EXO’s Kai and Sehun, and Red Velvet’s Seulgi, who were all trained at this prestigious institution.

We can already hear the screams of delight from K-Pop fans far and wide! Our city is set to become THE hotspot for talent development in the entertainment universe – Hollywood, who?

BLACKPINK’s Jisoo, EXO’s Kai and Sehun
BLACKPINK’s Jisoo, EXO’s Kai and Sehun, and Red Velvet’s Seulgi are just a few of the other well-known names who have emerged from this illustrious institution. Image credit: Wikipedia.


Here’s what we know so far 

SRMC and SOPA are joining forces to identify talented students from Southeast Asia who are eager to take on the K-Pop world. Once these budding stars are handpicked, they’ll be mentored and trained to perfection. 

Oh, and get this – all the classes will be taught in English, so it’s an open invitation for students from diverse backgrounds to shine bright like the K-Pop stars they’re destined to become.

Now, let’s talk about the curriculum! 

They’re cooking up something special by merging the best of both Korean and Singaporean educational systems. The faculty at SOPA consists of K-Pop industry heavyweights, and they’ll be bringing their A-game to teach these future stars. 

It’s like getting a backstage pass to the K-Pop universe! 

Imagine being surrounded by the best in the business, learning from K-Pop gurus, and honing your skills with the same passion that drives your favourite idols. Singing, dancing, songwriting – they’ve got it all covered! 

And if you’re worried about the moolah, don’t be! Scholarships are on the table for those who truly have the talent and passion. That’s right – if you’ve got the talent, they’ve got your back! Scholarships are up for grabs, giving every aspiring idol a chance to shine like the true star they are.

SOPA’s principal, Honsung Lim, is over the moon about this collaboration. He’s determined to put SOPA on the global map as the ultimate K-Pop education hotspot. Ryan Goh, the executive director of SRMC, is just as pumped – he’s thrilled to bring the magic of Korean performing arts education right to our sunny shores and all around Southeast Asia. 

The news is spreading like wildfire, and SRMC took to Instagram to share the excitement. They’re calling it a game-changer for the performing arts scene in Singapore. 

And they’re not wrong! 

This is a golden opportunity to showcase the extraordinary talents of Southeast Asian music and dance enthusiasts to the world. Can you imagine the spotlight shining on these future K-Pop idols? Or better yet, shining on you? 

The SOPA and SRMC team holding up a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).
The school is set to be a hub for grooming future K-Pop idols, enhancing the global appeal of Singapore as a destination for talent development in the entertainment industry. Image credit: SRMC facebook

What could this mean for you?

The establishment of Singapore’s first K-Pop high school is not only going to be a groundbreaking development in the entertainment industry, but also a significant event for the property market.

As the K-Pop craze takes over Singapore, the demand for properties around the K-Pop high school will skyrocket. Young talents from all corners of the world, along with their parents, will be flocking to this vibrant area in search of a home. Investing in a property nearby would be smart move, and we’ll be here to help you ride this exciting trend to success!

For aspiring students, living close to this musical haven could mean more time for honing your skills, perfecting your dance moves, and immersing yourself in the electrifying world of K-Pop. Plus, you won’t have to worry about getting stuck in pesky traffic – win-win! 

But hey, even if you have no interest in becoming an idol or diving into the property market, this school’s presence in any neighbourhood is sure to shake things up in any area. Nearby residents can look forward to a splash of colour and pizazz as vibrant cafes, restaurants, and a bustling young community breathes life into the area. 

Living close to this epicentre of entertainment means having a front-row seat to all the action – imagine the buzz and excitement right at your doorstep!

A map with pins on it
The buzz is real, and we can’t wait to see the extraordinary talents that will emerge from this fantastic collaboration.

Now, on to the big question – where will the school be located? 

All we know so far is that the organizations have taken a big step by signing a memorandum of understanding in Seoul for this exciting agreement. As for other details, like an ETA on when we can expect this to happen are yet to be revealed, but we promise to keep you posted as soon as the curtain lifts on those juicy deets.

When that happens, rest assured that we’ll be sharing all the hottest properties available in the vicinity, so you can get first dibs. 

Wrapping up

Whether you’re a future K-Pop idol in the making, an eager investor seeking a golden opportunity, or simply looking for an action-packed neighbourhood, this K-Pop high school is set to transform Singapore into an entertainment hotspot like never before. 

The stage is set, and the spotlight is waiting – the real question is, are you ready to take your place in this dazzling K-Pop journey?

What do you think about this electrifying initiative? Are you ready to hop aboard the train to potential stardom? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!

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