The Weeknd to make Bangkok debut in December

Award-winning R&B singer The Weeknd is headed to Bangkok as part of his first-ever Asia tour. A tour poster released on his Instagram and Twitter accounts has the Canadian-born artist behind such hits as Can’t Feel My Face, I Feel It Coming, and Starboy, pegged to perform in the Thai capital on Dec. 2. Bangkok ...

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71-year-old Thai woman wows ‘America’s Got Talent’ with youthful look, jaw-dropping dance

71-year-old Thai woman wows ‘America’s Got Talent’ with youthful look, jaw-dropping dance

A 71-year-old Thai woman inspired the judges and studio audience as she effortlessly performed a tough ballroom dance number on last night’s America’s Got Talent, proving age...

BREAKING: Miss Universe 2018 to be held in Thailand

BREAKING: Miss Universe 2018 to be held in Thailand

Pageant fanatics, rejoice! The Miss Universe 2018 contest will be held in Thailand on December 17. At a press conference in Bangkok this afternoon, Miss Universe Organization...

Pearypie breaks her silence: Famous Thai beauty blogger explains why she stopped making YouTube videos

Pearypie breaks her silence: Famous Thai beauty blogger explains why she stopped making YouTube videos

Amata “Pearypie” Chittasenee has spoken out after a long public silence, addressing her 1.5 million Instagram followers yesterday with an apologetic social media post to...

From dead dinosaur to seafood soup: Thai pageant contestants represent own province with flamboyant costumes

From dead dinosaur to seafood soup: Thai pageant contestants represent own province with flamboyant costumes

From dinosaur fossils to tom yum goong, 77 contestants from all Thai provinces took the stage of Miss Grand Thailand this week, each wearing flamboyant costumes to show off their...

Australia’s Thunder from Down Under: Sweat, screams, and six packs coming back to Bangkok

Australia’s Thunder from Down Under: Sweat, screams, and six packs coming back to Bangkok

All-male troupe Australia’s Thunder from Down Under is returning to Bangkok for its second show in August with less clothes and more abs.   The male revue, which has an...

Somebody Told Me: The Killers’ only stop in Southeast Asia this fall is in Bangkok

Somebody Told Me: The Killers’ only stop in Southeast Asia this fall is in Bangkok

American alt rock supergroup The Killers will bring their stadium-filling show to Bangkok’s Thunder Dome in Muang Thong Thai this fall. As far as their tour dates show, it’s...

Nine Inch Nails in Bangkok: Fans across SE Asia buying up tickets for August gig

Nine Inch Nails in Bangkok: Fans across SE Asia buying up tickets for August gig

Coconuts has exclusive news from promoter Viji Corp about the much-hyped August 14 Nine Inch Nails (NIN) gig in Bangkok. Sixty percent of the tickets sold to the band’s only...

Ja Ruled: Scenes from the rapper’s sold out show at Sugar club in Bangkok [VIDEO]

Ja Ruled: Scenes from the rapper’s sold out show at Sugar club in Bangkok [VIDEO]

Ja Rule, the New York rapper who became famous in the early 2000s and is closely associated with Ashanti and Jay-Z, delivered an epic performance at Soi 11’s Sugar last night....

NIN definitely, totally, absolutely coming to Bangkok this summer

NIN definitely, totally, absolutely coming to Bangkok this summer

After putting up a viral teaser a few weeks ago, more details have emerged about the show by enigmatic, dark, moody, award-winning American act Nine Inch Nails. Promoters Viji...


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