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Extended Power: Exo's hit song to play at the Dubai Fountain until March 31

The K-pop boy band's song Power was initially supposed to be shown at Dubai Fountain only until the end of the month, but it will now play throughout February and March

Exo watches the Dubai Fountain play their song Power. Courtesy Dubai Tourism
Exo watches the Dubai Fountain play their song Power. Courtesy Dubai Tourism

Good news for Exo-Ls who haven’t been able to get to Dubai Fountain yet - it’s just been announced that Power will be on show at The Dubai Fountain for longer than anticipated.

It was originally planned to only play in January, but the light and water show that is choreographed with the K-Pop song has been extended until March 31.

There will be five performances a week until then: Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday at 8.30pm and Thursday and Friday at 10.30pm.

The massively popular K-pop boy band came to Dubai on January 16 to watch the first showing of their hit song at Dubai Fountain: it is the first K-Pop melody to be part of a Dubai Fountain show.

Their arrival caused a social media frenzy as their fans waited at Dubai International Airport at 5am and made the hashtag #WelcometoDubaiExo a top trending topic in the UAE.

Read more: Exo-mania in Dubai: who are they and why are they such a big deal?

Even though their appearance at the Dubai Fountain was short (they only came out for a few minutes to watch the performance from the steps of the Burj Khalifa), they uploaded other photos onto their Instagram showing themselves enjoying their time in the UAE:

Band member Chanyeol uploaded his view of the fountain performance:

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Meanwhile, Sehun revealed some of the adventure the group had in the desert:

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Here's a photo from Baekhyun that basically looks like an album cover:

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It seems they really took to enjoying the sand:

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Like a lot:

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And, of course, here's one last photo of the band at the Dubai Airport before heading off:

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So will Exo be back? It seems that they would like to, as Suho suggested they want to return for a concert while asking fans to "wait for them".

But, in the meantime, Exo-Ls might just have to settle for the fountain performance (but at least you now have until March to enjoy that).

Updated: January 24, 2018 03:29 PM

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