The music video, named Waiting for you-5000 years, aims to introduce beautiful images of Vietnamese people to international friends, including the RoK. The video was recorded from May 17 to July 12 in 19 provinces and cities of Vietnam such as Hanoi, Trang An (Ninh Binh), Tam Chuc (Ha Nam), Ba Be (Bac Kan), Ha Long (Quang Ninh), Ho Chi Minh City, Mui Ne (Binh Thuan), Sa Pa (Lao Cai), Da Nang, Hoi An (Quang Nam).

At the launch of the video

In response to the 30th anniversary of Vietnam - RoK diplomatic ties, Joseph Kwon introduced two songs Butterfly flakes and Waiting for you-5000 years. Of which, Butterfly flakes will be released in Ho Chi Minh City in the near future.

Joseph Kwon is a multi-talented artist. He works as a musician, composer, singer, and producer in the RoK and the K-pop market. He is also known as one of the music therapists of the Well Hospital Voice Center and SBS Choir Radio Conductor.

Joseph Kwon said that his love for Vietnam is very natural. When he was still a child, he fell in love with Vietnam and started learning about the country; subsequently, he took all opportunities to come to Vietnam to live and work. His Vietnamese friends called him Joseph Quyen.

Joseph Quyen has lived in Vietnam for more than three years and learned a lot about Vietnamese life and people. During the outbreaks of the COVID-19 pandemic in Vietnam, he spent a lot of time composing and performing songs praising the friendship between Vietnam and the RoK, and songs about love for Vietnam and Vietnamese food.

He also has many other musical works composed and devoted to Vietnam, including Go Vietnam Go Go (2020); love duet “You are in my heart” released in Vietnamese, Korean and English versions, among others. In particular, the

Vietnamese version, released in 2021, has become a hit with more than 50 broadcasts on central to local TV channels and is widespread in the media.

Translated by Minh Anh