American Idol sensation, David Archuleta is making his way to Malaysia this April, with Kuala Lumpur chosen as one of the stops for his Asian promo tour. David is confirmed to hit our shores from 8 to 12 April 2009 with a series of promotional activities.
Organized by Sony Music together with DiGi as a main partner, the “David Archuleta Live in KL” showcase will take place at Sunway Lagoon Amphitheatre, on 11 April 2009; starting at 3pm. During the showcase, David will perform tracks from his self-titled album including the hit singles “Crush” and “A Little Not too Over You”. The showcase will also feature Malaysian Idol alumnus Danell Lee and Hou Ren, 2nd runner up of Astro Talent Quest 2008 as opening acts.
To attend the showcase, fans can obtain ONE showcase ticket with every purchase of David’s album from 2 April 2009 at the following retail outlets: Rock Corner, Artist Gallery and Victoria Music Centre (while stock lasts). DiGi users can also get a 20% discount on the purchase of the album at the above outlets.
In addition, commencing from 2 April 2009, with every purchase of the album, nationwide fans will also get a limited edition 16-page David Archuleta lyrics booklet for FREE! This offer is available for a limited time only and is a must-have collectible item for all fans of David! Other avenue for fans to obtain the showcase passes includes various contests with official media partners: Hitz.FM, Era FM, My FM and 8TV.
In conjunction with David’s promo tour in Asia, Sony Music in collaboration with PacMee (a mobile social networking service, an alternate Twitter but catered specifically to Malaysians), has created a “David channel” for die-hard fans to get regular updates on David prior and during his promo visit in Malaysia. Fans can now share David’s journey by following his day-to-day activities during his promo tour in Malaysia. Fans will also be able to view photos, messages or videos of David via PacMee. To activate PacMee on your mobile phones now, sms ON DAVID to 36400 (for DiGi users).