Apple Music, Blackpink host exclusive livestream listening party

New Music Daily Presents livestream of The Album

Blackpink will premiere brand new music just ahead of the release of their debut album The Album during a special livestream event with over 1000 of their Apple Music super fans from all over the world on October 1st at 8 pm ET. The group will also chat directly with fans during a Q&A moderated by Apple Music Global Creative Director and host, Zane Lowe.

Tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served basis until capacity is reached, after which registration will close. All participants must be 18 or older to register.

The event is part of Apple Music’s Virtual Listening Party that gives almost unlimited ways for artists to treat their biggest fans to something special before releasing new music to the world. Acting as an event extensions of some of Apple Music’s most popular and influential playlists, these virtual listening parties could include everything from unreleased tracks, to special guests and will also give fans the opportunity to chat live with their favorite artists.

Blackpink’s massively anticipated debut album is set for release via YG Entertainment/Interscope Records on October 2nd and includes both previously released hit singles “How You Like That” and “Ice Cream” with Selena Gomez.

Author: Buddy Iahn

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