The Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Algeria held a K-Pop competition to select Algerian performers who will be qualified to participate in the 2021 Changwon K-pop World Festival, scheduled in October in Korea.
As K-pop becomes a worldwide cultural phenomenon, especially among the young generation, Korea has been organizing regular World K-pop Festivals to promote K-pop worldwide and to provide opportunities for K-pop lovers to share their talents with world audience.
Accordingly, the Korean Embassy in Algeria has held annual K-Pop Festival since 2019 , carrying on their diverse contests and Korean weeks being held since 2015.
In 2019 UNIT4, Dance category- and Amira vocal category- who was awarded the first prize at the Embassy-organized competition.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, however, the annual K-pop Festival was not held in 2020.
Instead, the Embassy organized a digital video contents contest in Korean week of October 2020 through which young Algerian K-pop lovers showed their talents. again with their best, Unit4 , a team composed of four members, won the first prize at the contest.
In 2021 the preliminary results were disgused by the Korean embassy jury and announced on July 6 with the 2 winning teams Unit4 consists of Khiri Nourhane , Hebboul Louiza, Belmokhtar Lylia And Bounil Amal .
Second winner is MANG.
They will be presented to KBS and the Final choice will be announced to finish the journey in Korea for the Grand prize .