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Undeniably, the girls’ 1st showcase concert (<–click for pictures and fancams) in Japan was a total success. According to various Japanese news articles and Soshified, SNSD, “the K-POP girl group with great legs” (as the articles put it) held their showcase concert at Tokyo’s Ariake Coliseum on the 25th with thousands of fans in the audience. As you may know, those fans received invitations to attend the showcase with the girls’ First Press Limited Edition DVD, “New Beginning of Girls’ Generation” and it was said that an estimation of 22,000 fans would be attending the girls’ showcase. However, about 7,000 fans were at the first showcase. Apparently, the sex ratio at the concert was 80% and 20% male.
At the 1st showcase, the girls performed 5 songs (Genie, Oh, Run Devil Run, Into the New World, and Gee). Fans were said to burst into cheers when the members did something with just the slightest effort. Sooyoung, at one point Continue reading