A-Nation was held from August 3 to 12 at the First Gymnasium of Yoyogi National Stadium in Japan, and CN Blue performed in the last part of the festival, Rock Nation.
In addition to CN Blue, Anna Tsuchiya, Sads, and Vamps performed at Rock Nation.
When CN Blue’s Jung Yong Hwa, Lee Jong Hyun, Kang Min Hyuk, and Lee Jung Shin appeared on the stage, the place was filled with shouts. The Japanese audience enthusiastically responded to CN Blue’s performance.
CN Blue told the audience, “We’re so happy to be here and give a performance for you at this great festival. Thank you so much.”
A-Nation is a large-scale summer music festival in Japan, in which many popular Japanese musicians perform. Hyde, a vocalist and guitarist of Vamps, asked CN Blue to perform on the last day of the festival.
Such artists as m-flo, 三代目J Soul Brothers, the GazettE, and AKB48 performed at A-Nation, which was held for ten days. The Music Week, which combined music with fashion, food, and entertainment, also received lots of favorable reviews.