Wednesday, October 31, 2012

"Will Hyuna be successful like PSY?" plus 24 more

"Will Hyuna be successful like PSY?" plus 24 more

Will Hyuna be successful like PSY?

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 08:55 AM PDT

"England's influential media The Guardian has introduced Hyuna's title track, 'Ice Cream' and mentioned that she could be following the footsteps of PSY's 'Gangnam Style'.

Guardian has published an article stating "If anyone could follow Psy's success it would be 4Minute's very own Hyuna". It further explained that Hyuna who attracted attention with her last single,'Bubble Pop',has made a comeback with 'Ice Cream'.

Previously, 'Ice Cream' MV was introduced on America's prestigious music site 'Billboard' as 'Must Watch MV'. Another America online portal 'Examiner' commented, "Before 'Gangnam Style', Hyuna has become a star through Bubble Pop'. In 'Ice Cream' MV, Hyuna is filled with sexy as well as sweet charms"

In Peru, the attention received by 'Ice Cream' was high too. Peru's biggest radio network and famous radio station in Poland, too, has expressed that, "Including England and America, various media from South America and Europe are expressing their anticipation for Hyuna's promotions this time round."

Trans: MrsDooB2uty @
Source: Osen

Son Dongwoon and Kim Dongjun ‘Catch me If You Can’ First ever Musical Challenge

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 08:30 AM PDT

Male idol group BEAST's Son Dongwoon and ZE:A's Kim DongJun will be challenging their first ever musical.

M Musical Company reveals, "Son Dongwoon and Kim DongJun will partner up to play the main lead, Frank, in 'Catch Me If You Can' "

Son Dongwoon who received remarks for having excellent vocals and good stage manners commented, "Having the opportunity to be in a musical which I wanted to challenge (for some time), it's like a dream. I will do my best and won't let fans who gave countless support, to be disappointed," expressing his determination.

Trans: MrsDooB2uty @
Source: Arts News

Beautiful Goo Hye Sun for SURE

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 08:05 AM PDT

Goo Hye Sun shows her delicate beauty for SURE magazine, November issue.

Capturing fans' hearts with her angelic smile,she poses professionally in her latest photoshoot.Check out more photos below

She made her own style with woolen cardiagan, leggings, T-shirt and shorts,...

Yoona arrived at the Hong Kong airport

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 07:45 AM PDT

SNSD's Yoona went to Hong Kong to attend an event as reported earlier today,Hong Kong media revealed the video clip of Yoona at the Hong Kong airport.

Hundred of fans waited for Yoona's arrival at the airport,Yoona waved and smiled to her fans before leaving,check out the video below

Shinhwa’s Minwoo to hold solo Christmas concert

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 07:40 AM PDT

Shinhwa's Lee Minwoo will resume his solo career and return as the solo artist 'M'. Signaling his return, he will kick off his solo concert this Christmas.

Lee Minwoo's agency announced that the singer will hold a two-day concert titled 'M Lee Min Woo Christmas Live Concert' on December 23 and 24 at Seoul's Yonsei University. This will mark his first solo stage in three years since his 'M's Suite Room' concert back in 2010.

Ticket reservation for Lee Minwoo's concert will begin on November 2.

Red hot Tiffany attends the Carolina Herrera launch event

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 07:29 AM PDT

 SNSD's Tiffany attended the launch event of Carolina Herrera in Seoul earlier today.

She was spotted wearing a red dress at the event,garnering much attention with her sweet eye smile,check out her photos at the event below

Park Shin Hye and Yoon Si Yoon to pair up in ‘My Flower Boy Neighbor’

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 07:20 AM PDT

Actress Park Shin Hye is pairing up with actor Yoon Si Yoon in tvN's new romantic comedy drama.

On October 31, it has been reported that the two stars have been cast as main characters in the upcoming Monday-Tuesday series, 'My Flower Boy Neighbor'. Yoon Si Yoon will play the role of Enrique Keum and Park Shin Hye plays the role of Go Dok Mi.

'My Flower Boy Neighbor' will be the third installation of tvN's flower boy series following 'Flower Boy Ramen Shop' and 'Shut Up: Flower Boy Band'. The new series is based on the webtoon titled 'I Watch Him Every Day', and will be a 16-episode romantic comedy drama.

Directed by Jung Jung Hwa, who made her directorial debut in the hit film 'Sweet Lies', the new series goes around contemporary Rapunzel Go Dok Mi [played by Park], who locks up herself in her comfort zone with personal scars.

Girl’s Day’s Sojin gains attention with her ‘ant waist’

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 06:55 AM PDT

Girl's Day member Sojin has captured the attention of her fans with her small waist.

On October 30, the group's manager updated Girl's Day's official Twitter page with a photo and wrote, "So many of you wondered about Sojin's waist size… it's 22 inches… Isn't she so slim?"

Sojin responded by tweeting, "Hello. This is Girl's Day's Park Ant :) Kekeke."

In the photo taken from Girl's Day's latest single "Don't Forget Me", Sojin is posing in a half-cut outfit that highlights her waist line. Her slim waist line is drawing many people's attention, evoking comments like "I envy her so much", "Smaller than my heard size" and "Unnie, you should gain some weight."

Meanwhile, girl group members who are known for slim waists include KARA's Goo Hara, 4Minute's HyunA and Girls' Generation's Yuri.

Epik High to hold fan sign event to celebrate 7th album release

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 06:35 AM PDT

Epik High will be holding fan signing event to celebrate the release of their 7th album '99'!

YG Entertainment announced that Epik High requested the event, which will take place at Youngdeungpo Time Square on November 2, to thank the fans who have waited for the group's comeback.

This will mark the group's first fan sign event in three years after the release of the special album, 'Epilogue' in year 2010. Participants of this event will be determined by a lottery.

Meanwhile, Epik High is currently busy promoting their two title songs, "Don't Hate Me" and "Up."

Kahi promises to visit Mighty Mouth’s Sangchu in the army

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 06:15 AM PDT

Former After School leader Kahi promised to visit Mighty Mouth's Sangchu in the army.

On October 30, Kahi wrote on her Twitter, "Goodbye Sangchu! You'll do great in the army. Good luck!! Fighting! I will bring kimbap and visit you. Stay healthy haha," along with a photo of the two friends.

In the photo, Kahi is looking beautiful as ever, and Sangchu is showing a short hair that he had to cut for the military service. It is a well-known fact that Kahi and Sangchu are close friends.

Netizens commented, "She should keep her promise~", "I envy Sangchu!" and "Be safe!"

Lee Si Uhn to star on Dal Shabet’s comeback MV

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 05:55 AM PDT

Lee Si Uhn, who is known for his role on the hit drama 'Reply 1997', has been cast as the main character for girl group Dal Shabet's comeback music video.

The actor and Dal Shabet members participated in the filming for the music video at a set located in Gwangju, Gyeonggi Province on October 30th. Lee Si Uhn led an enjoyable atmosphere with his bright character, and showed a great teamwork with the girls.

Lee Si Uhn also displayed impressive comic acting while casting as a guy who gets loved by the Dal Shabet members and showed some impressive adlibs as well.

Dal Shabet will release its new album in mid-November.

AA reveals audio teaser #12

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 05:25 AM PDT

Having already released a number of audio teasers and bonus teasers, idol group AA (Double A) has just released the another audio teasers for their upcoming album.

AA's official fan cafe announced that they will release a series of teasers until their comeback. These teasers will be the preview for each of the songs that will be included in their comeback album.

Check out the teaser below!

Lee Seung Gi to return with new mini album in November

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 04:55 AM PDT

Singer and actor Lee Seung Gi will be making his comeback as a singer next month.

On October 31, an official of Lee Seung Gi's agency announced that the singer would return in late November with a new mini album. This will mark his first release since his 5th album 'Tonight' in October 2011.

The new mini album will be jointly produced by Lee Seung Gi and the Epitone Project. Having loved Epitone Project's music, Lee Seung Gi asked the producer himself to work with him on the upcoming mini-album.

The mini album will also include a self-composed song by Lee Seung Gi. Despite his busy schedule, singer-actor has written song for his upcoming project.

Meanwhile, Lee Seung Gi will hold his 'Lee Seung Gi's Hope Concert' on December 1 and 2 at the Gymnastics Stadium in Seoul's Olympic Park.

Source: Star News

Kim Won Jun looks younger in new selca with Suzy

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 04:35 AM PDT

Kim Won Jun doesn't look that old at all next to miss A's Suzy.

On October 29, Kim Won Jun tweeted, "The 2 MCs of The 18th Korea Musical Awards", and attached a photo of himself and Suzy.

The photo showed Kim Won Jun intimately posing together with miss A's Suzy, holding the cue-card of 'The 18th Korea Musical Awards'. Kim Won Jun is actually 21 years older than Suzy, but he doesn't look much older than her due to his good looks.

Netizens commented, "He doesn't look that old at all", "Kim Won Jun looks too young" and "They look great together."

2pm and Miss A chosen as Korean tourism ambassadors

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 04:15 AM PDT

On 30th October, at Beyond Museum, Cheongdam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul2PM and MissA appeared as ambassadors at the signing event of Korean tourism promotion named "Touch Korea Tour".

"Touch Korea Tour" is the Korean tourism promotion program with representatives 2PM, MissA. Both groups will participate in recording some videos on the trips to travel around Korea together with foreigners who love Korea.  As planned, the video will be broadcasted on CH5 - Thailand TV and CTV - Taiwan TV. 

The "Touch Korea Tour" video will be posted through Buzz Korea website, majoring in promoting Korean tourism. In the video, 2PM and MissA as Korean idols will participate with foreigners to visit and introduce Korean's nice landscapes to the world.

During this event, the MC is Ricky Kim. Besides, not only 2PM and Miss A but also staff will be in charge of broadcasting in Asian, 200 people around the world such as American, Chinese, Singaporean... may also be included in the program.

Source: bntnews

Written By: Jenny @ DKPOPNEWS.NET

2PM’s Chansung confirmed to take lead role in ‘The Secret Lovers’

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 03:56 AM PDT

After a previous report saying that 2PM's Chansung was being considered for MBC's upcoming drama 'The Secret Lovers', the idol has now been confirmed to take the lead role for the series.

On October 31, a production company of the series reported that Chansung will play the role of Gong Do Ha, a new agent of the National Intelligence Service. He works with Joo Won and Choi Kang Hee.

Chansung feels confident in portraying his good-looking yet mysterious character. He is told to have been building up his body with taekwondo and kendo for the role.

A production staff commented, "As a representative Hallyu idol star and rookie actor, Chansung is passionate and ambitious. We are quite pleased to have him play the role. Please look forward to his transformation."

Slated to begin its air on MBC next January, the 20-episode series will feature young secret agents' love, friendship, conflict and reconciliation at the National Intelligence Service.

NS Yoonji and Jay Park to release duet track “If You Love Me”

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 03:35 AM PDT

Singers NS Yoonji and Jay Park have teamed up for a collaborative single "If You Love Me".

On October 31, NS Yoonji shared the photos above via her Twitter and wrote, "If you love me," hinting for her upcoming new single. In the photos, the female soloist is making funny faces for the camera with Jay Park, creating a friendly atmosphere.

Earlier today, a video teaser for "If You Love Me" has been revealed online, showing a silhouette of a lady dancing to the tune of the new upbeat track. A glimpse of NS Yoonji and Jay Park having a recording has been revealed as well.

"If You Love Me" will be included on NS Yoonji's new single album, which is scheduled for release on November.

Check out the teaser below!

Rookie girl group E2RE releases MV for “Deep Night Sad Song”

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 03:15 AM PDT

After releasing their debut single album 'Break Out in November' earlier, rookie girl group E2RE finally unveiled the full music video for title song, "Deep Night Sad Song".

The first album title "Deep Night Sad Song" is made by Jeon Hae Song, who made the famous song of Secret Garden OST "The Woman" and Lee sung Chul's "Long day". The song is a medium ballad and has 14 membered orchestra melodies, while the music video features actors Lee Sun Gyun and Oh Yeon Seo.

E2RE is a four-member girl group comprised with members Silver, Yurim, I.Lin, and Hee Jung. The name stands for the French word "├ętoile" which means "star".

Check out the MV below!

Super Junior K.R.Y announces dates for upcoming Japan tour

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 02:49 AM PDT

Super Junior's sub unit Super Junior K.R.Y will have their 1st concert in Kobe and Yokohama, Japan in November. It is reported that all the tickets for Yokohama and Kobe's performances were already sold out. To meet audiences' expectation, Super Junior K.R.Y decided to open one more encore performance in January, 2013 in Budokan with 15,000 seats.

The concert dates have finally announced recently . Fans are really excited about the tour. 

National Convention Hall of Yokohama – City of Yokohama
November 19th, 2012 – 6:30pm
November 20th, 2012 – 6:30pm
November 21st, 2012 – 6:30pm

Kobe World Memory Hall – City of Kobe
December 22nd, 2012 – 6:00pm
December 23rd, 2012 – 4:00pm
December 24, 2012 – 4:00pm

Source: E.L.F-JAPAN
Written by Jenny@dkpopnews

Song Joong Ki and Lee Kwang Soo support Kim Jong Kook's new album

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 02:42 AM PDT

Photos of Song Joong Ki, Kim Jong Kook and Lee Kwang Soo sweetly pose together were revealed through a staff's twitter on 29th.

As it was revealed earlier that Song Joong Ki will appear in Kim Jong Kook's new MV, "Men Are All Like That". He impressed the staffs on the filming set by showing no tiredness even though the shooting continued until late night.

Lee Kwang Soo also came to the MV filming set to support Kim Jong Kook and Song Joong Ki, showing their close friendship.

Meanwhile Kim Jong Kook's 7th album will be released on November 1st.

written by: Clover @ DKPOPNEWS.NET

Apink's Eunji poses for Woman Chosun November edition

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 02:04 AM PDT

Woman Chosun has released the photoshoot for November edition featuring Apink's Eunji.

Eunji has shown her feminine yet cute charm through glorious dresses while doing various poses, flaunting both innocent and sexy side of herself that we hardly when she promotes in Apink.

She also revealed in the interview: " I have a tomboy character, and I don't like pink at all", "The first skirt that I bought with my own money was just last year"

After gaining enormous popularity with Reply 1997, Eunji is now preparing for her first musical "Legally Blonde" and she's confirmed to join  "That Winter,The Wind Blows" with Song Hye Kyo, Jo In Sung and Kim Bum.

Check out for more photos from the photoshoot below

source:woman chosun,nate

SNSD's Yoona flaunts her slender legs at the airport

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 01:20 AM PDT

 SNSD's Yoona is on her way to Hong Kong to attend the Vivienne Westwood's Fashion Show,check out her photos at the airport.

Like her airport fashion?

Suzy sings Baek Ah Yeon's Love Love Love

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 12:38 AM PDT

miss A's Suzy sings her labelmate Baek Ah Yeon's song "Love Love Love" on Youngstreet radio,check out her live singing ability below

Ga-In reveals her mother’s reaction to R-rated “Bloom” MV

Posted: 31 Oct 2012 12:00 AM PDT

On the October 30th broadcast of SBS 'Strong Heart', Brown Eyed Girls' Ga-In talked about her mother's reaction when she saw her R-rated "Bloom" music video.

Ga-In shared, "Our previous MVs had received R-ratings and we didn't understand the reason why. So for my recent MV, I decided to give them one."

She continued, "After seeing the 'Abracadabra' MV, my mom told me to become bolder. But after showing her the MV for 'Bloom', she became speechless and just left the room. She had a shocked expression on her face."

Alex talks about his DUI incident

Posted: 30 Oct 2012 11:30 PM PDT

Singer Alex recently shared his feelings regarding his drunk-driving incident in July.

Alex made a guest appearance on the October 30th episode of MBC's 'Good Morning' and shared, "It's not something I take lightly and no doubt not something that can be forgiven easily."

He continued, "After much public criticism I stopped all of my activities. For the past nine years since my debut, I've only ever been working constantly, so I never had any time to reflect on myself."

"I took full responsibility for what had happened and I blame myself. I took a lot of time for self reflection," the singer added.