On August 7, YG Entertainment officially announced their “2015 YG Audition – Next Generation” series of global auditions through their official website and social media accounts. The poster revealing information about the global auditions features members of Winner and iKON.
The poster reveals how individuals can audition online through downloading an application and applying via e-mail. Also, people can attend auditions in person.
YG Entertainment is specifically looking for males between the ages 11 and 23, meaning applicants must have been born anytime from 1993 to 2005. Second, they are looking for people with vocal, rap, or dance talent. Individuals can either apply beforehand or on-site.
The first audition will take place in Busan on August 29. Then an audition will be held in Seoul on September 5 at YG’s global training center. September 12 is the date for the Los Angeles audition. Similarly, an audition will occur in New York on September 19. The dates for following auditions in Tokyo and Osaka have not been determined yet.