It seems the Hallyu goddesses want to go from fairytales to fighting crime
Text and photos: Tammi Tan
Video: Teng Siew Eng and Fiona Lin
To all baddies out there, we say “You better run, run, run, run, run…”, because Girls’ Generation may be ready to surrender their signature princess-y styles for something a little more kickass.
Before adjourning to the Singapore Indoor Stadium for their highly anticipated Girls and Peace world tour gig, the South Korean nonet – comprising Taeyeon, Yoona, Jessica, Tiffany, Seohyun, Yuri, Sunny, Hyoyeon and Sooyoung – met with local media at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel for a brief press conference.
As usual, the ladies were quick to praise our sunny island. “It’s always great to be back in Singapore – nice weather, wonderful fans, and chilli crab (laughs),” Sooyoung gushed in English. We guessed she must have missed it more than her band mates, as she was the only one absent the last time the girls were in town for the Asia Style Collection event in June.
When asked which part of their tour preparations was the most fun, maknae Seohyun named the final rehearsals. “We tried out things that our fans might enjoy during the show, and it was very exciting and interesting because it felt like the actual concert,” she explained.
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