Sumary of Lisa, Bocelli asked to join Thai countdowns:
- (Image captured from ‘LaLisa’ music video and Reuters photo) Thailand has planned to spend 200 million baht to ask Thai-born Lalisa “Lisa” Manoban of the Korea-based Blackpink girl group and Italian opera singer Andrea Bocelli to join New Year countdowns in Phuket and Bangkok to help promote tourism.
- Tourism and Sports Minister Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn told the Inside Thailand news programme on Thursday that a Thai agency was acting as the coordinator for the appearances of the two artists.
- If the deal is successful, Mr Phiphat said Lisa would be asked to join the countdown in Phuket.
- Mr Phiphat said Lisa was invited because she inspired young people.