SM Town Live 2008 is the 2008-2009 Asia-wide live concert tour by SM Town. The tour kicked off from South Korea and will expand its route to Thailand and China. SM Town is the name for the artists under Korean record label SM Entertainment. Each year the company organizes their artists to come together and perform on a five-hour long concert that tours around Asia. The Seoul concert started at 17:00 and continue for five hours.[1]

In their Thailand concert, only Super Junior (Kibum was absent), TVXQ, Shinee, Zhang Liyin, Girls’ Generation were present. Whereas, BoA was absent due to her schedule in the USA, The Grace withdraw at the last minute due to Stephanie’s backpain and Kibum of Super Junior was also reported busy with his acting. Isak was present at the Seoul leg of the concert tour, but was at the venue recording and interviewing her label mates for her television program “Pops in Seoul”.


Set list

Tour dates

Date City Country Venue
15 August 2008 Seoul South Korea Olympic Main Stadium
13 September 2008 Shanghai China Shanghai Stadium
7 February 2009 Bangkok Thailand Rajamangala Stadium

Box office score data

Venue City Tickets sold / available Gross revenue
Seoul Olympic Stadium Seoul 66,524/ 66,524 (100%) $3,015,192
Shanghai Stadium Shanghai 55,736/ 55,736 (100%) $3,079,490
Rajamangala Stadium Bangkok 50,428/ 50,428 (100%) $2,764,523
Total 172,688/ 172,688 (100%) $8,859,205