1. Aquila with Happiness by Red Velvet

1. Aquila with Happiness by Red Velvet

13 groups of amateur dancers from Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur and as far south as Johor, competed in the Ipoh leg of the K-Pop Dance Cover Competition on Sunday.

2. D'Muses with Like Ooh Ahh by Twice

2. D’Muses with Like Ooh Ahh by Twice

3. Judge Iylia (m) backed by Queendom

3. Judge Iylia (m) backed by Queendom

It was a tough battle as each group gave its best effort in flawless mimicry of popular K-Pop hits.

4. Judge Kryxtal (L) & Judge Sean Lee

4. Judge Kryxtal (L) & Judge Sean Lee

5. Rejuvenate Dance Crew

5. Rejuvenate Dance Crew

Adjudged by a 3-member panel comprising Iylia, Sean Lee and Kryxtal, points were given based on impersonation, recreation and emulation of a single, uninterrupted dance choreography of a K-Pop track.

6. consolation prize: Anima7e

6. consolation prize: Anima7e

 7. consolation prize: Luminous

7. consolation prize: Luminous

Here is the list of participants and songs they performed:

1) Dreamix – Red Velvet (Happiness)
2) Anima7e – Dreamcatcher (You and I)
3) Chromation – Monsta x (Jealousy + Beautiful)
4) Virus Ladies – Pristin V (Get It)
5) Lovely D – CLC (Black Dress)
6) DayDream – Playback (Want You To Stay)
7) X’theNiQue – Dreamcatcher (You and I)
8) Luminous – Dreamcatcher (Flyhigh & Goodnight)
9) Dawns – Mamamoo (Decalcomanie)
10) D Justice – Blackpink (Playing with Fire + Dududu)
11) Candy Crush – Goodday (Rolly)
12) Aquila – Red Velvet (Happiness)
13) D’Muses – Twice (Like Ooh Ahh)

 8. second runner-up: Chromation

8. second runner-up: Chromation

At the end of three hours, points were finally tabulated and the winners list was ready.

Champion: X’theNiQue – RM2000
1st Runner-up: VirusLadies – RM1000
2nd Runner-up: Chromation – RM500

Consolation:
Luminous – RM200
Anima7e – RM200

Congratulations to all the winners!

9. first runner up: VirusLadies

9. first runner up: VirusLadies

This K-Pop Dance Cover Competition was an event highlight of Ipoh Parade’s 6-day K-Street Carnival. This Ipoh leg kicked off the competition, which will also see similar battles hosted at sister malls of Ipoh Parade.

10. champion: X'theNiQue

10. champion: X’theNiQue

 11. top three winners

11. top three winners

Who will emerge the overall champion in the competition? Only time will tell.

Event: K-Pop Dance Cover Competition
Venue: Ipoh Parade, Ipoh
Date: 8th July, 2018
Time: 2pm

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