In the lead-up to the Games, several popular artists served as torchbearers, including Suzy (formerly miss A), VIXX’s N and Leo, Super Junior’s Donghae and Yesung, Sandara Park (formerly 2NE1), Girl’s Day, AOA, Soyou, Lee Seung Chul, Winner, Cjamm, Jung Jinwoo, Cosmic Girls, Mamamoo, Dia’s Jung Chayeon, Monsta X, Jeon …
Who were the four singers at the Olympics?
John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s “Imagine” was once again featured at an Olympic ceremony, with John Legend, Keith Urban, Angélique Kidjo and more collaborating on a version to kick off the Tokyo games.
Did BTS perform Olympics?
Popular boyband BTS made it to the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics 2020 as one of three national icons of South Korea who represented the country this year.
Does Winter Olympics have opening ceremony?
Fans of the Olympics won’t have to wait too long for the next games to be held. The winter games, set to be held in Beijing, are right around the corner with the opening ceremony of the games scheduled for Feb. 4 and running through Feb. 20.
Where will the next Olympics be?
This is where the next 5 Olympic Games will be held
TOKYO, Japan — As the Tokyo Olympics come to a close, the world is looking ahead to the next few Games. The next summer Games will be held in Paris in 2024.
Why was Russia banned from the Olympics?
Russia were reprimanded by the Court of Arbitration for Sport and World Anti-Doping Agency after being found guilty of running a state-sponsored doping scheme. The country was banned from hosting and competing in major sporting events for four years.