Saturday, February 16, 2013

"SISTAR19's Bora thanks fans with a gorgeous selca" plus 22 more

"SISTAR19's Bora thanks fans with a gorgeous selca" plus 22 more


SISTAR19's Bora thanks fans with a gorgeous selca

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 07:18 AM PST


SISTAR19's Bora thanks fans after winning first place on Music Bank.

She wrote on 16th February through Twitter,"Ka~~~!!!First place! Thank you. Wanna mention many people.... very very thank you!!! Will continue to work hard! And our STAR1 aza! The people i thank the most."

Fans commented,"So cute","Congratz SISTAR19" and etc

Who is the first girl group interviewed by TIME?

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 07:00 AM PST




2YOON has become the first ever girl group to be featured on the cover page of TIME's main board. TIME showed their interest towards the girl group by their country sound music. They also added the potential of the song to be a hit because of it's unique taste.

The interview was titled ""Trend Alert: K-Pop Meets Country Music" and was published on February 15.

Check the article on the source link
Source: TIME
Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

Super Junior M is having fun in Thailand!

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 06:00 AM PST




Super Junior M who is currently active in promoting their single 'Breakdown' has come to Thailand to hold fanmeeting.
Ryeowook posted a group selca and wrote, ""Super Junior M in Thailand~ Let's have fun ELF in Thailand."

In the photo, Henry, Donghae, Ryeowook, Siwon and Eunhyuk are making various expressions. Fans commented, "They really look like they're having fun!" , "Good luck for your fanmeeting.", "I like their smiles." and etc. However attentive fans commented, "Where are Sungmin and Kyuhyun?".

Source: Ryeowook's twitter
Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

Orange Caramel releases album cover for '“Cookies, Cream & Mint”

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 05:30 AM PST




Orange Caramel releases their 1st Japanese album cover.
Their upcoming Japanese single "Cookies, Cream & Mint" will be released on March 13th.
Meanwhile, check their teaser MV here.

Here are another concept photos for their upcoming Japanese album.




Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

WGM 4, Go Junhee reveals, "I like B1A4 Baro a lot!"

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 05:00 AM PST



Actress Go Junhee expresses her admiration towards B1A4's Baro.

On the February 16th episode of 'We Got Married 4', Go Junhee and Jung Jinwoon's first meeting was broadcasted.

The actress revealed that she often watches music programs. She added that the singers are great and confesses that she likes idols too.

While talking about idols, Junhee asks Jinwoon, "Do you know B1A4?". At this point, she couldn't help but giggle. She explained that she likes Baro a lot among the members, making Jinwoon depressed.

Source: TVReport
Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

Yuri poses with Legally Blonde's 'Sic Woods'

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 04:40 AM PST




Yuri shows support for Jessica. On February 16, she went to watch Jessica's musical 'Legally Blonde'. Aside from that, she also took proof shot with their own 'Elle Woods'. Check her photo below:


She wrote,

'On my way from Jessica's Legally Blonde musical~
Oh my God~ What to do~ I watched it finally~ hoho~
Here beside Sic Woods. . Embarrassed.
Next week's curtain call hwaiting!"

Source: girlsgeneration.smtown.com
Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

2NE1 members dominate various magazines with their individual photoshoots

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 04:00 AM PST




2NE1 members shoot their individual photoshoots for various magazines. To much fans' delight, each member of 2NE1 recently have their own spreads on four different fashion magazines.

Dara looks so sophisticated and chic on her photoshoot for ELLE magazine. While Bom, is making goddess of spring into life on her photoshoot for ALLURE magazine. 2NE1's leader CL sports a furious and bold pictorial for 'Harper's Bazaar'. Last but not the least, the group's maknae Minzy will also be featured on 'Marie Claire' magazine with her eye catching funky style.

Be sure to get your March issue copies of the said magazines!
Check their photos below:









Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

Unionbay releases new pictorials featuring KARA and Lee Minki

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 03:57 AM PST


Fashion brand Unionbay has released its new pictorials of KARA's Seungyeon, Jiyoung and actor Lee Minki for new 2013 S/S collection.

In those pictorials, they dress in colorful outfits with fresh faces and bright smiles.Their cute poses also made the photoset lively.

For the request from the staffs that to celebrate Jiyoung turning into 20, Lee Minki hugged Jiyoung from the back showing a couple pose.

Meanwhile, the rest of the pictorials will be released online through official website of Unionbay.

Written by Jenny@DKPOPNEWS

A Pink Eunji's standard dialect acting 'still awkward?'

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 02:00 AM PST



Because of Jung Eunji's famous Busan dialect in her previous successful drama,'Reply 1997', people were anticipating her standard dialect in the new SBS drama, 'That winter, the wind blows'.

In the first episode aired on February 13, Eun Ji played the role of Moon Hee Sun, the first love of Oh Soo (Jo In Sung). Her acting was praised as natural and emotional but her standard dialect still became a hot topic. Netizens said, "It seems that she is struggling to get used to standard dialect", "Is it because we are to familiar with her Busan accent?", etc.

However, it was the first two episodes and we still have chance to see more from her. Director Kim Kyu Tae also praised her, "Eunji's natural acting is her strength"

In addition, 'That winter, the wind blows' attracted audience by hot stars casts including Song Hye Kyo, Jo In Sung, Kim BumSeo Hyorim and Jung Eun Ji.

Written by Jenny@DKPOPNEWS

Girls' Generation Sooyoung reveals her skincare tip

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 01:30 AM PST



Girls' Generation Sooyoung revealed her secret in managing her beautiful skin.

On February 12th, all the members of Girls Generation made a special appearance on SBS's "Strong Heart" for its last episode. When the MC asked Sooyoung,"Recently don't people said you're getting more and more beautiful?",upon this question she replied,"To be honest, I did heard a lot of people saying that", making everyone around burst in laughter.

Then Sooyoung shared her skincare tip,"In order to prevent the skin from losing moisture after washing my face, I apply essential oil",and,"I only wash my face with water in the morning, I don't use any facial cleanser"

Written by Clover @ DKPOPNEWS.NET



Song Hye Kyo photos from highschool,"Still looks cute even in parted hair"

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 01:02 AM PST




Some photos of Song Hye Kyo when she was a high school student were revealed.

An online community uploaded a few photos of the actress with a title,"Song Hye Kyo's a beauty even from high school". In the photo, she is holding a bouquet, showing her bright smile, her hair was parted at that time, but she still managed to look cute and showed of her innocent charm. As it was revealed that she took part in a educational model contest and won first prize.

Netizens commented,"Song Hye Kyo is a natural beauty","She looks cute even with parted hair","She deserves to be the winner"

Written by Clover @ DKPOPNEWS.NET

G-Dragon's baby photos attract attention

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 11:30 PM PST





Big Bang's leader G-Dragon is recently attracting more attention because of his baby pictures. A screencap of his photos when he was kid was uploaded online. The photos came from Big Bang shows. In the photos, G-Dragon was making various cute expressions like pouting etc.

Fans commented, "He got swag even when he was younger!" , "Cute GD!" , "His expressions are priceless" and so on.


Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net
Photo: bigbangworld

A chart reveals connection between K-pop and US music artists

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 08:06 AM PST



A very interesting chart made by FuseTV reveals the deep connection between K-POP artists and US artists. The chart shows the connection of some kpop idols to some international and remarkable US artist. Some of which are Big Bang members who are friends with Ludacris and Flo Rida. The chart shows many more:

Check it below:


This proves that KPOP artists have more to offer than what they have now.

Original article: FuseTV



Tiffany for Vogue Girl March issue!

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 10:30 PM PST



Tiffany will be featured on the March issue of Korean magazine 'Vogue Girl'.
She is looking chick on the photos wearing simple white top and purple skirt. Her beauty compliments the pastel colored clothes she is wearing.

Check the photos:




Here are some BTS photos as well:



Source: Vogue Girl
Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

Onew reveals SHINee's rank in appearance

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 10:00 PM PST




SHINee members held 'SHINee's Music Spoiler' at the Gangnam Olympus Hall ahead of the release of their 3rd album. They talked about their album and even performed some of their tracks which will be released on February 20. In addition, they also answered some questions from fans which were written in a piece of paper.

Onew's question was, 'who is the most handsome member in the group?'. Onew laughed and revealed, "The least handsome would be Minho. He's too good compared to me so I chose him as last. The second least handsome would be me. I'll try to be like Minho." Jonghyun got third. Taemin, second and Key got first. When Key asked why, Onew laughed and responded, "No reason at all". At the end, Onew added, "Why not switch the most handsome with the least handsome?"

Source: TV Report
Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

CNBLUE and Kim Yuna release CF for Prospecs W – “W Time”

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 09:30 PM PST





CNBLUE collaborates with Kim Yuna for Prospecs W – "W Time".
Watch their individual CFs and the main CF below:

Lee Jungshin who wants to show better acting


Lee Jonghyun who dreams of a slight change


Kang Minhyuk who longs for a romantic date


Jung Yonghwa who worries about making new music



Kim Yuna who needs some alone time




Source: Prospecs Brand
Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

Captain Key successfully wraps up his musical

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 09:00 PM PST




On February 15, SHINee's member Key uploaded a selca wearing his navy suit from his musical 'Catch Me If You Can'.

He wrote on their Japan's mobile site,

'Catch Me If You Can' musical which I've participated in has ended in Korea.Many fans from other countries came to support and to watch me, I'm so happy and very touched because of your overwhelming support. Thank you so much, really!
If given opportunity, I won't only do musicals in Korea but also try musical roles in Japan! ^^ 

Source: SHINee Japan Mobile Site
Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

SHINee to release comeback album highlight medley

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 08:37 PM PST


SHINee will release a highlight medley for their upcoming 3rd album on February 17th.

The highlight medley will be released through SHINee's official website and SMTOWN Youtube channel. Fans will be able to have a sneak peak of the album's title song "Dream Girl" and the other songs that will be included in the album this time.

On February 14th, SHINee held an event for their 3rd album,"Melon Premiere - SHINee Music Spoiler" at Olympus Hall. Many journalists,composers,fashion designers and 100 lucky fans were invited to the event and they had a chance to have a premiere of SHINee's upcoming album production process.

SHINee 3rd album Chapter 1."'Dream Girl - The misconception of You' will be released through various online music sites such as Melon,Naver music and Itunes on February 19th. The official album will be released on 20th.

Meanwhile, SHINee will hold a comeback showcase at Seoul's Olympic Handball Arena on February 20th at 8PM (KST), and it will be broadcast live to fans all over the world through 'NAVER MUSIC ON AIR' service.


Written by Clover @ DKPOPNEWS.NET

Yonghwa & Kim Yuna's awkward "eye-contact"

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 07:16 PM PST


CNBLUE's Yonghwa and figure skater Kim Yuna shyly exchanged eye-contact during the filming session of their new CF.

A behind the scene video of Yonghwa and Kim Yuna  filming for sport brand "Prospecs W" was revealed on February 13th.

They exchanged eye-contact, but everytime they looked at each other, they ended up turning their heads away and shyly smiling. Especially Yonghwa since he mentioned before that Kim Yuna is his ideal type, so whenever he looked at her,he couldn't control his shyness and his face became red.


In addition, the full behind the scene video of CNBLUE and Kim Yuna will be released on February 15th on Prospecs W official website.

Check out the video below




130216 Music Core Performers List

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 06:10 PM PST




♬ Comeback Stage
- Rainbow『Tell me Tell me』
- B.A.P『One Shot』
- NU'EST『Hello』
- Two X『Ring Ma Bell』
♬ Goodbye Stage
- 2YOON『24/7』
♬ HOT Stage
- SISTAR19『Gone Not Around Any Longer』
- Infinite H『Without You』
- Nine Muses『Dolls』
- VIXX『On and On』
♬ Sound-HOLIC
- Eric Nam『Heaven Door』
- DMTN『Safety Zone』
- Jang Hee Young『You Are Really Bad』
- Mr.Mr『Highway』
♬ Volume UP Stage
- Airplane『Pretty』
- TINY-G『MINIMANIMO』
- Crayon Pop『Bing Bing』
♬ New Song
- Jevice『Cause of u』
- DASONI『Good-bye』

Top 10 Korean stars with the most expensive cars

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 05:40 PM PST



= Foreign Cars =

1. Park Sang Min: Lamborghini Diablo VT 6.0 Special Edition Purple (in the millions)

2. Bae Yong Joon: Maybach 62s ($780,000 USD)

3. Yang Hyun Suk: Maybach 62s ($780,000 USD)

4. Brave Brothers: Maybach 62s ($780,000 USD)

5. Lee Seung Chul: Maybach 57s ($690,000 USD)

6. Kim Jaejoong: Lamborghini Murcielago LP-640 ($500,000 USD)

7. Kim Junsu: Ferrari Italia ($380,000 USD)

8. Park Yoochun: Ferrari California ($350,000 USD)

9. Kwon Sang Woo: Ferrari California ($350,000 USD)

10. Jun Ji Hyun: Bentley Continental Flying Spur 6.0 ($285,000 USD)


= Domestic Cars =


1. Lee Seo Jin: K9 ($50,000~$85,000 USD)

2. Yoo Jae Suk: Hyundai Genesis Prada ($79,000 USD) 

3. Yoo Ji Tae: New SM5 Platinum ($22,000~28,000 USD) + Gensis ($43,000~70,000 USD)

Source:  Ilgan Sports, netizenbuzz

Eunhyuk is lonely on Valentine's Day

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 05:10 PM PST



On February 14th, Super Junior's Eunhyuk uploaded a photo on his twitter with message, "Valentine's Day? What is that?"

In the photo, Eunhyuk is practicing in a fitness center, he expresses his loneliness through the photo above.

Netizens commented, "He looks so sad", "I know you get it", and "How can you work out on a day like this?", "Wait, I'll send u some chololates" and so many others.

On the other hand, Super Junior will be starting 'SUPER JUNIOR WORLD TOUR - SUPER SHOW 5' in March.

Written by Jenny@DKPOPNEWS

BEAST’s Doojoon, The Actor!

Posted: 15 Feb 2013 04:52 PM PST




BEAST's Yoon Doojoon shows his acting skills in 'IRIS 2' and receives great responses from the viewers.

On February 13th, the first episode of 'IRIS 2' was aired, Doojoon plays the role of Seo Hyunwoo who is good in various  fields such as shooting, martial arts, decryption of codes, languages and is also a top elite agent in NSS.

Doojoon's airtime for the first episode wasn't very long but he receives good remarks from the viewers and is praised for not falling behind professional actors.

Doojoon has already been known for his great acting skills and caused the viewers to expect a lot from him.