Blackpink gets Malaysian Blinks welcome upon arriving in KL for concert (VIDEO)
KUALA LUMPUR, March 4 ― All four members of famous Kpop girls group Blackpink safely landed in Kuala Lumpur last night for their Born Pink World Tour concert today.
Two of their members Jisoo and Rosie landed at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) at 10.23pm last night and the pair were welcomed by crowds of fans also known as Blinks, at the airport.
Lisa & Jennie in Subang Airport !
Someone shouted "IT'S TWICE ?!?!" pic.twitter.com/msIdrDMI14
— ngchunhong99 (@ngchunhong99) March 3, 2023
Meanwhile, the other two members, Lisa and Jennie arrived at the Subang Airport via a private jet at 12.30am last night.
The Blinks were spotted hanging around at the exit gate of Subang Airport waiting to catch a glimpse of their idols as seen in circulating videos online.
#Jennie and #Lisa’s arrival at the Subang International Airport! #BORNPINKinKL @BLACKPINK pic.twitter.com/AxSXbi7XwV
— BLACKPINK Malaysia (@myofficialblink) March 3, 2023
In one of the videos shared on Twitter, excited crowds were seen cheering the two members who were whisked away by security when they arrived.
In another video, one of the girls was seen waving to fans from inside their car.
The world-known group will be performing at Stadium Bukit Jalil at 8pm tonight.
#JENNIE AND #LISA’s arrival at Kuala Lumpur earlier. LISA turned the flashlight on so Blinks can see her. ????@BLACKPINK
— BLΛCKPIИK GLOBAL FANBASE (@BLACKPINKGLOBAL) March 3, 2023
Blackpink kicked off the Asian leg of its tour in January with shows in Bangkok, Hong Kong, Riyadh and Abu Dhabi before taking a break in February.
Malaysia is their first stop after their tour break.
This also marks Blackpink’s second time in Malaysia as they performed here previously in 2019 during their Blackpink World Tour: In Your Area.
At the moment, fans and concertgoers have begun flocking to the National Stadium Bukit Jalil with some queuing up to buy official merchandise.