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.
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”.
|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|