Thursday, March 1, 2012

"[Photos] Kim Junsu on Elisabeth Musical!" plus 24 more

"[Photos] Kim Junsu on Elisabeth Musical!" plus 24 more

[Photos] Kim Junsu on Elisabeth Musical!

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 07:58 AM PST

The high quality photos of JYJ's Kim Junsu from his musical Elisabeth have been shared online.

Take a look at his pictures below.

Credit: kiminonamaewa = PPASUNA + PIYOX2 + WITHXIAH
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[Info] Pledis Boys Magazine Vol. 1!

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 07:49 AM PST

Pleadis Boys will release the 1st issue of their magazine and the expected release date is on March 9, 2012.
PLEDIS BOYS MAGAZINE will provide a variety of themed attractions and convey information about Pledis Boys debut and future promotions.
In the featured interviews/photoshoots the boys distinct personalities and extraordinary fashion sense will be shown.
A few examples of what fans can look forward to is detailed below:
'Just Starting to Talk' 
Pledis Boys will answer fans personal questions + Baekho will detail his 3 night/4 day journey to Sapporo – this was his first overseas trip!
My Favorite Musician!
Learn which artists Pledis Boys respect the most and gain inspiration from. Questions like "Who do you like best?" will be answered along with the songs they listen to daily.
Our composer, Teach Me If You Can
Learn about Nu'Est composers Cho Young Soo and Kim Tae Hyun along with information from their vocal trainers and dance instructors. There will be candid interviews from the people who helped create Nu'Est about the members talent and passion. There will also be advice for aspiring singers.

Credit: nesthaeyo via YesAsia + trans: AfterSchoolDaze

[Photo] Pledis Boss Posts Photo of Aaron in the Nu’Est MV Set!

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 07:38 AM PST

The photo of Nu'Est Aaron in the MV set has been shared online.

Pledis Boss shared Aaron's photo in the Nu'Est Music Video set. The reasons behind this are maybe to tease fans and make them more excited and to look forward to Nu'Est debut stage.

The photo above was shared on Twitter.

In the picture, Aaron is inside the car and looks serious. He looks really handsome in the photo. Don't you think so?

So are you excited to see the full music video? 

Source: Pledis Boss' Twitter
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[Videos] Big Bang on SBS 'Running Man' Preview + Filming!

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 07:24 AM PST

Boy group Big Bang will be on the next episode of Running Man.

The preview of the next episode featuring Big Bang has been aired.

Watch it below.

Here are some fancams during the filming of Running Man.

This episode will be aired on March 4th.

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[Audio] Preview of Raina,J ung-A, Nana and E-young's Unit Song for 1st Japanese Album "PLAYGIRLZ" revealed!

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 07:11 AM PST

Take time to listen to After School's Raina, Nana, Jung-A and E-Young's Unit song "BROKEN HEART" for their upcoming 1st Japanese Full album "Playgirlz"

Meanwhile another Unit song titled "Miss Futuristic" will be for members Kahi Juyeon Lizzy and U-ie

Listen to the song below.

Are you excited for their upcoming album? stay tuned!

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[News] Park Kyung-rim turns grief around, promising to help others

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 06:50 AM PST

Entertainer Park Kyung-rim was devastated when she lost her child to a miscarriage last October, but she found a way to lessen her torment and help others at the same time.

According to a source, Park and her husband took a six-day trip from January 30 to a high school in Annapurna, north-central Nepal.

"After losing my child, I thought a lot about the concept of sharing and giving to needy children. I wanted to take action, and I plan on supporting the Nepalese children on an ongoing basis" Park stated.

Park and her husband brought pencils, books and other school items for the children as well as sports gear and hygiene products for all of the town's residents.

"The area that the couple visited is still heavily influenced by the caste system and is home to marginalized families," the source revealed.

"Leading up to the trip, Park made trips to markets and stationery stores in Korea, amassing gifts weighing up to 100 kilograms," he added.

Source: Koreajoongangdaily

[Video] Preview for 2NE1 & collaboration song

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 06:35 AM PST

Black Eyed Peas front man showed great interest in 2NE1 as he complimented and met with them several times throughout the past year. After it was reported that famous song producer would be producing an album for the group, fans have been squirming in their seat in anticipation.

On a fancam taken from the "'s Party in Seoul" held at the Club Answer on February 29, played a snippet of which is said to be 2NE1's upcoming collaboration track.

Check out the song below!

[News] Kim Ji Won to Debut in Japan as a Singer

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 06:20 AM PST

Actress Kim Ji Won will be making her debut as a singer in Japan.

According to her agency Lion Media on February 29, Kim Ji Won has joined the top recording company AVEX Entertainment and will go to Japan to prepare for her debut following the conclusion of MBC's "High Kick: The Short Legs Strike Back."

"Kim Ji Won will be leaving to Japan as soon as she finishes shooting 'High Kick 3'. She has also been studying the Japanese language for the past two years to prepare for her entry into the Japanese market," a representative stated.

Additionally, an official with AVEX said that Kim Ji Won will have no trouble in making her debut in the country because of her Japanese skills and her dancing and singing abilities.

[Photo] KARA's Kang Jiyoung washes her car, "It's fun!"

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 06:00 AM PST

KARA's Kang Jiyoung recently had fun washing her own car.

On March 1st, Jiyoung shared some photos on her Twitter with a caption that reads, "I washed my car for the first time in my life. It was easier than I thought and fun. But I couldn't wipe the water off of the car because I didn't have any towel. I thought it would dry after a while but now my car is covered with dirt along with the water spots."

In the photos, the maknae can be seen fashioning comfortable clothes while washing her BMW Mini car. She is wearing a big smile while applying the soaps on the car.

Netizens commented, "Washing a car is not difficult", "She is good at earning her living" and "Your car is cute!"

[Photo] JYJ Kim Junsu's family photo proves superior genes

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 05:40 AM PST

JYJ member Kim Junsu's family photo has been recently revealed, and is currently making a buzz online.

On March 1st, Kim Junsu's twin brother, Kim Junho updated his personal Twitter account. He wrote, "I saw 'Elizabeth'! Junsu was the best for sure" and uploaded the family photo above.

In the photo, Junsu is seen wearing black suits and smokey black makeup, as he currently appearing as Death on the musical "Elizabeth". Next to Junsu are his parents and brother Kim Junho. All of the family members showcase their unique beauty, proving their superior genes.

Netizens commented, "Kim Junsu's mom must be happy. She has two handsome sons", "Kim Junsu's family picture is superior" and "Kim Junsu and Kim Junho are such good looking twin brothers."

[Video] MBLAQ releases practice video for "Run"

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 05:20 AM PST

After wrapping up the successful promotion for their edge-of-the-seat comeback track "It's War", the furious boys of MBLAQ are back with their follow-up song "Run".

On March 1st, J Tune Camp uploaded the practice dance video through agency's official Youtube channel. The video features the MBLAQ members, along backup dancers showcasing perfect and powerful choreography.

Meanwhile, after overexerting himself for their comeback performance on Mnet's M! Countdown, member Seungho injured his back and collapsed during the pre-recording of the show. He was immediately taken to the hospital and received examination.

[News] Park Gyuri tweets anxiety following surgery

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 05:09 AM PST

KARA's Park Gyuri recently underwent surgery to remove the nodule and polyps found in her vocal cords. After she assured her fans that she was fine following the surgery, Gyuri has revealed her fears and frustrations.

On February 29th, Park Gyuri posted on her Twitter, "Why is my throat constantly so tense? I'm afraid that I'll lose my voice and I can't stand it. I've been crying in the middle of the day."

Gyuri was diagnosed last November and doctors have been urging her to undergo the surgery immediately. After she completed her surgery on February 21st, she has halted all her schedules to recover.

Netizens commented, "A singer's treasure is her voice", "You worried too much, Cheer up!", "Get well soon!" and "Don't worry, everything will be ok".

[News] Boyfriend graduates from ‘W Academy’

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 04:40 AM PST

Boyfriend has graduated from their exclusive reality program, Mnet's "Boyfriend's W Academy".

Through "Boyfriend's W Academy", the new idol group Boyfriend went through various experiences and training for eight weeks to become the next leader of Hallyu wave. On March 1st, graduation photos of the boys have been revealed.

Boyfriend members said, "When we first started the program, we were worried that it might be hard, but we gained so much from this experience."

"Through this trainings, we have improved our teamwork, and developed great memories as well. We feel like what we gained in the last eight weeks will greatly benefit our future," they added.

[Video] Yoona and Lee Min Ho's 'hugging scene' CF for Eider

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 04:25 AM PST

Following the teaser stills released earlier, Girls' Generation's Yoona and actor Lee MinHo finally released their new TV commercial for the outdoor brand 'Eider'.

In the commercial, Lee MinHo and YoonA are wearing their water-proof outdoor jackets and hoods while passionately embracing each other in the rain. Lee MinHo's sad face and lonely eyes in the pouring rain captivates the hearts of many and Yoona's sad expressions in the arms of Lee MinHo has also aroused jealousy from the viewers.

[News] Trainer Sean Lee to release a single

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 04:10 AM PST

Health trainer Sean Lee, who gained interest for his appearance on SBS' Star King, will be debuting as a hip-hop rapper.

According to hip-hop label Brand New Music on February 29, Sean Lee will be releasing his first digital single "Victory". Sean Lee's debut as a hip-hop artist is aided by in part by his friendship with Brand New Music's Rhymer.

Rhymer became close friends with Sean Lee through a long period of exercise and will be producing the album for his friend. Sean Lee plans to donate all profits from his album to the Magic Tree Foundation to help those in need.

A representative from Brand New Music explained, "The single was made with Sean Lee's image of always facing challenges and focusing on achieving goals in mind. He has always had an interest in hip-hop, so working with him was straightforward and easy, and we are very satisfied with the results. We hope that our music can be a source of positive energy for society."


[Photo] Eugene and husband Ki Tae Young take a sweet selca

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 03:53 AM PST

Actress Eugene revealed a sweet selca with her husband Ki Tae Young, causing much jealousy among netizens.

On February 29, Eugene posted the photo above with the caption, "It feels like spring has arrived. The wind is still cold but it makes my heart feels warm inside."

In the photo, her husband Ki Tae Young is seen giving the actress a sweet hug. The newly-wed couple dressed in their comfortable clothes while displaying their happiness through bright smiles.

Netizens commented, "Eugene is so pretty", "They both seem so happy, I'm jealous" and "So jealous of the newlyweds".

[News] T-ara's Jiyeon voted as having most ideal face shape

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 03:43 AM PST

T-ara's Jiyeon once again selected as the prettiest among girl group members.

According to a plastic surgery hospital on March 1, a survey titled 'Who has the most beautiful face line among K-pop girl group members?' has been conducted to which T-ara's Jiyeon was voted to be the #1 beauty with the most ideal face shape.

The survey was conducted from January 20 through February 29 in the streets of Myeongdong and Apgujeong. Out of 486 men and women in their 20s and 30s that cast their votes, Jiyeon ranked first with 210 votes. She was followed by Girls Generation's Seohyun (132 votes) and Yoona (130 votes), miss A's Suzy, and f(x)'s Sulli.

The beautiful stars have natural face lines and a well-defined features from any angle. They are also considered top stars when it comes to advertising.


[News] Ulala Session and Busker Busker to debut in spring

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 03:15 AM PST

Mnet's 'Superstar K3' winner Ulala Session and runner-up Busker Busker will be making their official debut sometime between March and April.

According to Mnet, Ulala Session's album is planned to be released near the end of April. Leader Lim Yoon Taek and the other members are undergoing vocal training, instrument lessons, and foreign language studies in order to prepare. The music industry of CJ E&M, famous composers, musicians, and music video directors have gathered to bring out the best of Oolala Session's unique character into the album.

On the other hand, the runner-up, Busker Busker, is planning on debuting a bit earlier than Ulala Session at the end of March. Though their member Brad had temporarily left the group during the Superstar K3 Top 11 Concert Tour, he has since returned, and the group is planning to debut with all of its original members.

A representative of the music industry of CJ E&M stated, "CJ E&M will utilize its incubating system to debut the Top 11 (of Superstar K3) step by step."

[News] T-ara and U-Kiss score high on Oricon Chart

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 02:59 AM PST

Girl group T-ara and boy group U-Kiss have entered the Top 10 list on Japan's Oricon chart.

According to Oricon Daily Single Chart on March 1, T-ara's third Japanese single "Roly Poly" ranked 3rd, recording 14,999 copies in album sales since going on sale in the country on February 29. The single, which is produced in three different editions, features the Japanese version of the mega-hit track "Roly Poly."

U-Kiss also entered the chart, ranking 9th on the Oricon Daily Single Chart with their new single "Forbidden Love", which was released on February 29. The group also released their first Japanese full-length album "A Shared Dream" on the same day and came on 6th spot on the Oricon Daily Album Chart.


[Video] MBLAQ follows-up with "Run" on M! Countdown

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 02:42 AM PST

After wrapping up promotion for their edge-of-the-seat comeback track "It's War", the furious boys of MBLAQ are back with their follow-up song "Run" on this week's episode of M! Countdown.

"Run", a mid-tempo track off their 4th mini album "100% Ver", features a strong beats and powerful choreography. MBLAQ members have been touching up their dance routine and constantly rehearsing to perfect their follow-up activities.

However, after overexerting himself for the performance, member Seungho injured his back and collapsed during the pre-recording of the show. He was immediately taken to the hospital and received examination.

Meanwhile, watch their performance below!

120301 miss A wins M! Countdown + Performances

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 02:41 AM PST

Mnet "M! Countdown" is back this week full of amazing performances!

Today's episode was hosted by special MCs, miss A's Suzy and Superstar K2 finalist John Park.

For this weeks's line up, Tony An & SM☆SH made their long-awaited comeback. EXID kicked off a special stage with B2ST's "Shock", while MBLAQ performed follow-up track "Run".

Other great performances from artists including FT Island, Se7en, miss A, Miryo, K.will, Jay Park, B.A.P, Dal Shabet, Spica, Stellar, Brave Girls, Kim Greem, Jang Jae In and Jiggy Dogg

And for the highlight of the show, miss A claimed first win tonight with their latest track "Touch".

Congratulations miss A!

miss A

FT Island

John Park



Jang Jae In



Dal Shabet


Brave Girls

Kim Greem


Jiggy Dogg

[Video] EXID performs a remake of B2ST's "Shock" on M! Countdown

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 02:09 AM PST

Already garnering attention as the group formed by the renowned producer Shinsadong Tiger, rookie girl group EXID delivered a special remake of B2ST's hit song "Shock"!

The six talented girls showcased their charisma through their fierce performance of "Shock" for the special stage segment on this week's episode of M! Countdown. Originally composed by Shinsadong Tiger, the song has been rearranged to a female version to specially fit EXID's color and personalities.

Meanwhile, EXID recently dropped their debut single "Holla", which contains the songs "I Do" and the title track "Whoz That Girl".

Check out the performance below!

[Video] Tony An & SM☆SH return with "Get Your Swag On" on M! Countdown

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 02:07 AM PST

Marking the long-awaited comeback of former H.O.T member Tony An, as well as his very own group SM☆SH, they have joined forces for the collaboration single "Get Your Swag On."

Tony An, the 33-year old CEO of TN Entertainment, joined the group SM☆SH as its sixth member. This is the first time Tony will be working in a group after eight long years. As for SM☆SH, who have been away from Korea since their debut in 2008, and promoting in Japan since the end of 2010, the group finally got on stage in their home country again.

"Get Your Swag On" is consist of 4 tracks including the title track of the same title, "I'm Stuck," "Flash Back" and an instrumental of the title track. SM☆SH has been performing the songs "I'm Stuck" and "Flash Back" during their promotion in Japan for couple of years and this is the first time both songs will be available for recording and sales.

Tony An & SM☆SH delivered their first comeback performance on this week's episode of M! Countdown. Check it out below!

[News] Kim Jaejoong and Park Yoochun got #1 and #2 ‘Idols who have best casual style’!

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 01:56 AM PST

JYJ's members Kim Jaejoong and Park Yoochun were crowned 'Best idols in casual clothes'.

From Feb 14 till 21, the portal site DCinsinde has conducted a voting survey called 'Idols who have best casual style other than the fashion on stage'.

Kim Jaejoong occupied #1 with 11265 vote out of 37885 (29.7%).Recently, he has attracted netizens' attention by his distinguished airport fashion.

Many netizens voted for him because of his unique style casual clothes and clean-cut suit matching well with sunglasses, scarf, belt, cap, etc.

#2 is Park Yoochun with 10342 votes (27.3%). Despite being tall and slim, with his firm body, Park Yoochun is acknowledged for looking good in any cloth of any style. 

Credit: Enews via Nate
Translated by: The Little Pear of JYJ3

[Photos] MBLAQ @ 2 O'Clock Date Radio!

Posted: 01 Mar 2012 01:44 AM PST

The official pictures of MBLAQ from 2 O'Clock Date Radio have been unveiled.

Check out the pictures of the handsome boys of MBLAQ below.

Source: 2 O'Clock Date Radio
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