They're considered the most influential entertainers in Asia!
3 Apr 2020 - 10:30 AM  UPDATED 3 Apr 2020 - 10:30 AM

Forbes has revealed its list of 30 Under 30 in Asia for 2020, and they've recognised a range of talented artists from Asian countries.

The annual list selects people who are the most influential in a variety of categories, with 30 in each area. 

K-pop group TWICE made the list with the acknowledgment that they're one of the most successful K-pop girl groups in recent years. Korean actor Park So Dam is another artist featured for her rise to international fame as Jessica in Bong Joon Ho's Oscar-winning Parasite.

20-year-old Chinese actor Leo Wu, often referred to as the 'Nation's Little Brother', is included in the list with mention of his performances in film and television.

Another 20-year-old, Japanese singer-songwriter Riri, is included. Riri recently sang "The Circle of Life" for the Japanese version of The Lion King, and is the youngest Japanese artist to perform at SxSW.

Indonesian pop singer Isyana Sarasvati is also included on the list, with mention of her social media impact which includes 7 million Twitter followers, and her performance at the 2018 Asian Games closing ceremony. Fellow Indonesian NIKI, who is signed to 88Rising, is also on the list.

You can read the full list here.


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