Thousands of fans attended the first-ever Manila concert of the hit South Korean girl group BlackPink.
On Saturday night, February 2, the four-member girl group—composed of Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa, and Rosé—brought their In Your Area tour at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.
Local celebrities also unleashed their inner fanboys and fangirls as they watch their idols perform live for the first time.
Anne Curtis watched the Philippine show with her sister Jasmine Curtis-Smith and fellow It's Showtime host Ryan Bang.
Last Thursday, January 31, Anne gave away concert tickets to 34 lucky Filipino Blinks (BlackPink's fanclub name) through Dream Machine Philippines, her charity foundation.
Alone/Together star Liza Soberano watched the show with Andrea Brillantes and Alexa Ilacad.
Maymay Entrata (third from left) was spotted watching the concert with love team partner Edward Barber (far right).
They were joined by Riva Quenery (left) and AC Bonifacio (second from left).
Kris Aquino's youngest son Bimby was also spotted watching BlackPink's Manila concert.
Sue Ramirez and Kristel Fulgar enjoyed each other's company while watching the show.
Girltrends member Chienna Filomeno loved BlackPink's "16 Shots" dance performance.
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GOODMORNING! Still on cloud 9 ☁️ Can’t believe I was able to see @blackpinkofficial LIVE! I only had a few videos because I wanted to just dance and sing along with them. And specially enjoy the moment hehehe! Their “16 shots” dance number was 🔥! FROM STAY, WHISTLE, DDU-DU DDU-DU, Forever Young, BOOMBAYAH, Kiss and Make up, PLAYING WITH FIRE and REALLY! LAHAT NG KINANTA AT SINAYAW NILA! Sobrang nag enjoy ako! My BLINK HEART IS SOOOO HAPPY! 🖤💖PWEDE LAHAT BIAS KO? Hahaha kayo sino Bias niyo? @enjoyglobe #GlobeKPOP #BLACKPINKINYOURAREAMANILA
She was joined by Hashtags member Charles Kieron...
Hashtags members Jameson Blake, Rayt Carreon, and fellow Girltriends member Krissha Viaje were also present.
Former Pinoy Big Brother housemate Richard Juan was ecstatic to see the K-pop group perform.
PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) spotted Phoemela Barranda's daughter and former Pinoy Big Brother housemate Nichole Barranda after the show.
Senator Sonny Angara's wife, Tootsy Angara, accompanied their daughter Inez at the concert.