On February 25, 2008, Lee Myung Bak (the newly elected South Korean President) will hold his inauguration in style.
To liven up the event and get younger people to actually care, organizers have been sending out invitations to a bunch of A-list celebrities. This year’s inauguration will probably be the most celebrity-packed one yet because of the President’s close ties with the entertainment industry.
Partial Celebrity List:
BoA - invited on February 4th
DBSK - invited on February 4th (Accepted)
SS501 - invited on February 4th (Accepted)
Kwon Sang Woo - invited on February 4th (Accepted)
Ryu Si Won - invited on February 18
YounHa - invited February 18
There is not much information on who will be performing as of today, the only confirmed artist so far is Kim Jang Hoon who is scheduled to perform a song from his new album to congratulate Lee Myung Bak.
Korean MC's Choi Won Jung, Kim Ki Dong, and Kim Hak Doo will be be hosting the activities.