SM Entertainment, SNSD’s agency, has announced on February 8 that SNSD is planning to appear on Le Grand Journal, a renowned French talk show, which episode is scheduled to air on February 10 (local time). On the show, the girls show off a live performance with “The Boys.” This is the first time for a Korean singer to appear on a French talk show as a guest singer.
Le Grand Journal is one of the most popular French talk shows, which airs at 7:00 p.m. on weekdays on the Canal Plus French network. Not to mention French favored, sensational stars, the talk show invites global pop singers and Hollywood big-name actors including Beyonce, Justin Drew Bieber, Lady Gaga, Usher, Rihanna, The Black Eyed Peas, Robert Pattinson, and Jodie Foster.
During the recent visit to France, SNSD will hold an interview with a major news channel airing at 8:00 p.m. every day.
Through the interview with Le Journal De 20H, the main news channel, scheduled to air on February 9 (local time), SNSD will introduce SNSD’s special album, expected to release in France as well, and express their sincere gratitude toward European fans who has offered enthusiastic support and interest to the Korean girl group and Korean songs.
A representative from the agency says, “This is the first time for a Korean singer to appear on the renowned French talk show and hold an interview with a main news channel. Following the invitations to the American major TV networks, the calls from European TV channels are a reasonable reason to raise our expectations for the future of SNSD.”
SNSD’s special album, The Boys will be released on February 13 in France in partnership with France’s largest label Polydor.