Monday, March 4, 2013

"f(x)'s Krystal reveals her beauty tips" plus 24 more

"f(x)'s Krystal reveals her beauty tips" plus 24 more


f(x)'s Krystal reveals her beauty tips

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 07:30 AM PST


f(x)'s Krystal reveals the secret behind her beauty, check out the tutorial below.





Wonder Girls’ Yubin makes successful acting debut in ‘The Virus’

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 07:00 AM PST


Wonder Girls' Yubin made a successful debut as an actress.

Yubin's new OCN drama 'The Virus' aired its first episode on March 1. During the episode, Yubin, who is casting as an IT professional Lee Joo Young, got to join the same investigation team with Lee Myung Hyun (played by Uhm Ki Joon).

She proved her possibility of acting career and viewers are showing positive reactions to her acting. Yubin received great compliments play Lee Joo young's rough character's detail as well.

Netizens commented, "She's looking great", "Her acting was great" and "I was so surprised."

SHINee’s Key reveals Girls’ Generation Sunny’s love for alcohol

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 06:30 AM PST


SHINee revealed what activities the members usually do at midnight.

On March 1st, SHINee appeared as guests on MBC Radio FM4U's 'Blue Night's Jung Yeop' where the members were asked what they usually do at midnight. Jonghyun revealed that he usually exercise while Onew enjoys eating at midnight.

Key answered, "I meet up with my friends and go drinking." He added, "After our musical, I went to have dinner with Girls' Generation's Sunny. She's very good at mixing soju and beer. Sunny is a huge alcohol lover."

Meanwhile, SHINee held a special event of granting the listeners and fans' wishes during the show.

G-Dragon to appear on new talk show ‘Thank You’

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 06:00 AM PST


Big Bang's G-Dragon will be appearing on the upcoming episode of SBS' new talk show, 'Thank You'.

On March 4th, comedian Kim Mi Hwa hinted at G-Dragon's appearance through her Twitter sharing, "Did you watch 'Gag Concert' last night? I'm having an outdoor shooting right now with world famous ballerina Kang Soo Jin and international idol star G-Dragon. I must have saved an entire country in my past life."

She also uploaded a photo along with the post, showing the comedian herself posing with Kang Soo Jin and G-Dragon on the set of 'Thank You'.

'Thank You' which airs on every Friday at 11:20 PM, officially began its first episode on March 1 with Cha In Pyo, Park Chan Ho, cartoonist Lee Hyun Sae, and photographer Kim Joong Man.

2AM to stream comeback showcase

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 05:30 AM PST


To celebrate their return with international fans, 2AM's special comeback showcase will be streamed online!

2Am held their showcase on March 4 at the Ilchi Art Hall in Seoul but USTREAM Korea will be streaming the event through 2AM's official USTREAM channel (www.ustream.tv/2am) and Facebook on the 5th.

During the showcase, 2AM will be performing songs from their upcoming new album, 'One Spring Day' which will also be released on March 5th.

This isn't the first time the group will be streaming their showcase. Back in March of 2012, 2AM streamed their mini album showcase and received explosive response from fans from all over the world.

Hyorin thanks fans after wrapping up promotions for “Gone Not Around Any Longer”

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 05:00 AM PST


After wrapping up their successful "Gone Not Around Any Longer" promotions, SISTAR19's Hyorin updated their official Twitter to thank their fans.

On March 3rd, Hyorin tweeted, "Thank you so much for the huge love that all of you showed for 'Gone Not Around Any Longer'. We will be back soon with the other members. And thank you for the drink."

In the attached pictures, Hyorin can be seen posing adorably with a soda can and seemed to have lost a bit of weight. She displayed her charms with her beautiful eyes and delightful facial expressions.

Netizens who saw the pictures commented, "I can't believe that the promotion is done already", "You did a great job", "It looks like she lost a bit of weight" and "I can't wait for SISTAR's return!"

SHINee holds guerilla concert at Gangnam club

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 04:30 AM PST


To celebrate the success of their latest comeback, SHINee held a guerilla concert at the Octagon club in Gangnam, Seoul on March 2nd at 1AM KST.

The group started off by performing "Lucifer", then went on to sing new disco remixes of "Dream Girl" and "Beautiful", which were especially rearranged for the event. Clubbers were enthusiastic and sung after SHINee and shouted out their name.

Furthermore, Shim Jae Won appeared as a special DJ during SHINee's show.

Meanwhile, SHINee made a successful return with their third official album and its title song "Dream Girl" is scoring no.1 in online music charts and MBC Music 'Show Champion' and Mnet 'M! Countdown'.

Lee Na Young shows great pole dance skills

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 04:00 AM PST


Actress Lee Na Young showed off her flexibility with her pole dancing skills.

Lee Na Young has been the model for clothing brand UNIQLO since 2011 and during her latest pictorial, she showed off a high-level pole dance movements and great physical flexibility. Promoting the ultra stretch jeans, she gracefully ascends and descends the pole, making it look as easy as pie.

The actress as been taking care of her body shape through pole dance. After the concept of the new advertisement was decided, she started training herself, and showed perfect movements during the shoot.

Check out the video below:

G.Na releases “OUi” Asia Promotion Tour highlights

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 03:30 AM PST


Currently gearing up for her comeback, soloist G.Na revealed a small glimpse of her Asia promotion tour last year.

G.Na previously released her international album "OUi". She toured Asian countries like Taiwan, Thailand and Singapore and met with fans through various performances, broadcast appearances, and fan sign events in promotion of the album.

"OUi" comprises English versions of her previous tracks, including her debut single, "I'll Back Off So You Can Live Better", "Black & White", "2Hot" and more.

Meanwhile, G.Na released her first image teaser for her fourth mini-album which will be released on March 14th.

Check out the video below:

U-Kiss reveals individual image teasers for upcoming album

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 03:00 AM PST


Continuing the barrage of teasers, U-Kiss has now unveiled the members' individual concept images for their upcoming third album titled, 'Collage'.

Released by NH Media on March 4th, the new image teasers show the U-Kiss members illustrated with translucent colors and artistic concepts.

'Collage' will contain 10 songs and 2 additional instrumentals with variety of genres. The title song will be called "Standing Still" which is written by Ryan Jhun. The album will also features the members' self-composed tracks.

Check out the individual concept photos below:










MYNAME unveils full PV for “We Are the Night”

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 02:26 AM PST


Currently busy with their promotions for "Just That Little Thing", MYNAME is also preparing to release their first full-length Japanese album later this month. Ahead of the release, the boys unveiled the full PV for "We Are the Night"!

MYNAME will release their first full-length Japanese album 'We Are MYNAME' on March 28th. The album will include Japanese versions of previously released Korean tracks such as "Message", "Hello & Goodbye" and "Replay" as well as their latest Korean title track "Just That Little Thing".

Check out the full PV below:

IU releases PV for “Beautiful Dancer”

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 02:03 AM PST


Female soloist IU has transformed from adorable "nation's younger sister" to a stunningly young lady for her new PV for Japanese track, "Beautiful Dancer".

"Beautiful Dancer" is the title track to IU's upcoming Japanese mini album, 'Can You Hear Me?' which is scheduled for release on March 20th. In the video, IU becomes a "beautiful dancer" who is dancing gracefully on a balcony with a male partner.

Check out the PV below:


IU BEAUTIFUL DANCER PV by Chesskid1

Song Hye Kyo's behind-the-scene photos, still a goddess

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 12:30 AM PST


On March 04, many behind-the-scene photos of actress Song Hye Kyo were uploaded on a community board, drawing much attention.

In the photos, Song Hye Kyo is signing for her fans who visited 'That winter, the wind blows' film set. Only with simple make-up and warm jacket, Song Hye Kyo still shows off her goddess look making fans admire. Moreover, her sweet smile and caring gestures warm fan's hearts in such cold days.

Those fans who had chance to meet her in person shared, "I'm shocked. She's so beautiful", "She even chose suitable images to sign on, very thoughtful", "She is a real goddess", "She is much more beautiful than in screen" and many others.

Currently, Song Hye Kyo is appearing every Wed-Thurs on SBS's high-ratings drama, 'That winter, the wind blows' as a blind girl Oh Young.

Written by Jenny@DKPOPNEWS



Park Shin Hye reveals her role model

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 11:40 PM PST


On March 3nd, Park Shin Hye made an appearance on KBS's "Entertainment Weekly" in Geurilla Date segment and had an interview on the show.

It was revealed that her latest movie"Miracle in Cell No.7" exceeded 10 million views. To this statement, Park Shin Hye said,"I just reached the 10th year of my debut recently. I think I'm in my prime time now"

She also said,"The last time when my childhood photo was revealed,people around me said I was more beautiful back then. The others said I'm more feminie these days. I feel happy when I hear those kinds of compliments"

When she was asked about her future dream, she said,"I want to become an actress like Audrey Hepburn. She's my mother's favourite actress and she hopes that I can become an awesome actress like her"

Who is your role model?

Written by Clover @ DKPOPNEWS.NET




Two Months pose for ‘CeCi’ magazine

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 11:00 PM PST


Two Months, who rose to fame through 'Superstar K3' participated in a pictorial for 'CeCi' magazine to celebrate their upcoming official debut to the music industry.

In the photos, Kim Ye Rim is displaying her long, lean legs in mini skirt and one-piece dress, while Do Dae Yoon is showing a much slimmer look.

Especially, Kim Ye Rim's new makeup is making her look much different, and many fans are showing great interests in the enigmatic charms that is flowing out of her.

Two Months signed a contract with Yoon Jong Shin's agency and is currently training for their debut.


2AM’s Jo Kwon punished SISTAR’s Hyorin during trainee days?

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 10:30 PM PST


2AM's Jo Kwon and SISTAR's Hyorin revealed their awkward relationship which started back when they were trainees.

On the March 2nd episode of MBC's 'Quiz to Change the World', Jo Kwon and Hyorin appeared as guests and shared an interesting story regarding their pre-debut.

During the episode, there was an awkward atmosphere about the two idols and MC Lee Hwi Jae said, "You guys look awkward. Did something happen? You didn't even greet each other like a broken up couple."

At this, fellow 2AM member Changmin explained, "Jo Kwon once punished Hyorin when she was a trainee."

Jo Kwon then clarified, "Hyorin was one of the top trainees of JYP Entertainment in the past. We just intentionally did it so that she won't get any arrogant."

Fans celebrate Taeyeon’s birthday with bus advertisement

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 10:00 PM PST


Girls' Generation Taeyeon's fans revealed their crazy love for their idol.

Recently, a photo titled, "Taeyeon's birthday bus advertisement in Seoul" was uploaded on an online community board.

The photo showed a bus that is currently running around the streets of Seoul having advertisements of Taeyeon's upcoming 25th birthday. On the ad were the message saying, "Congratulations on Taeyeon's 25th Birthday" along with "20130309", which is her birthdate.

Netizens commented, "The fans are amazing", "Happy birthday", "Amazing" and "I'm sure Taeyeon was very happy about it."

Davichi reveals making-of film for album jacket shoot and “Turtle” MV

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 02:10 AM PST


After pre-releasing the music video for preview track "Turtle", Davichi is now taking fans behind the scenes of the album jacket shooting for 2nd full-length album 'Mystic Ballad 1990' as well  as "Turtle" music video.

Davichi's second full length 'Mystic Ballad 1990' will be released on March 20th. The full album itself will also feature songs from great number of famous songwriters including Vibe's Ryu Jae Hyun and Choi Kyu Sung.

Watch the album jacket shooting below. You can also check the MV for pre-released track "Turtle" here.

Album Jacket Shoot

Music Video Filming

SM Entertainment managers perform SHINee’s “Dream Girl”

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 09:00 PM PST


SM Entertainment's very own managers tried their hand at a very entertaining dance cover of SHINee's latest hit track, "Dream Girl"!

The agency recently released a dance cover video featuring the Super Junior, EXO and SHINee's very own managers skillfully showing off their moves. Instead of microphone stands like SHINee, they used mops as props to give the video a hilarious twist.

Check out the clip below:

U-Kiss reveals new image teaser for upcoming album ‘Collage’

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 08:30 PM PST


Idol group U-Kiss will soon return to Korean stage with third full album this March and the boys are heightening up fans anticipation by releasing additional eye candy image for the album.

U-Kiss' third full album will be titled 'Collage' with title track being "Standing Still". The album also marks member AJ's first comeback after 8 months busy studying in America. It contains 10 songs and 2 additional instrumentals with variety of genres.

Tracklist:

01. Step by Step (Intro)
02. Standing Still
03. 숨도 못 쉬어
04. Missing You
05. 나쁘다
06. 아픔보다 아픈 (Soohyun & Hoon duet)
07. My Reason
08. Party all the time (AJ & Eli duet)
09. Sweety Girl
10. 사랑하니까
11. 아픔보다 아픈 (Inst.)
12. Standing Still (Inst.)


'Collage' will be released on March 7th and U-Kiss will begin their live comeback promotions starting with 'M! Countdown' this week.

B1A4 releases dance practice video for “Baby Good Night”

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 07:52 PM PST


Taking fans back to May of 2012 when the song first became a hit, B1A4 belatedly unveiled a dance practice video for the track, "Baby Good Night".

"Baby Good Night" is the title track to B1A4's first full-length album 'IGNITION'. The song features a charming and lovable melody, but the lyrics completely contrast with the sweetness, as it tells about cheating on a girlfriend.

Taken for the music video of the song itself, the dance practice video shows the members with their name tags, dancing to the catchy song.

Check out the clip below:

D-Unit releases “Talk At My Face” MV

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 07:38 PM PST


After pre-releasing the track "Stay Alive", rookie group D-Unit has finally made their comeback after seven months since their debut with second album, 'Affirmative' featuring the title track, "Talk At My Face"!

On March 4th, D-Unit released the Part 1 of their second mini-album, 'Affirmative Chap.1'. There are a total of seven tracks including the title track, "Talk At My Face". This rock, hip-hop hybrid number was composed by Block B's very own Zico, who is also featured in this track.

Coming back as four-member group, the new album also marks new member JNEY's debut as D-Unit. She was previously known as Janey from the girl group GP Basic and is said to have been recommended by Block B's Zico.

Check out the MV below:

Yoon Jong Shin releases “No Schedule” with Kim Yeon Woo

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 07:29 PM PST


Singer and entertainer Yoon Jong Shin has a monthly project where he releases a new track every month. For the month of March 2013, he has collaborated with Kim Yeon Woo for the track titled, "No Schedule".

Regarding the project, Yoon Jong Shin said, "Songs I've worked with Yeun Woo are detailed, realistic, and bound to our lives. The transparency, grief, and clear high-pitched sound in his voice offer producers such unlimited options that I could try some experiments on lyrics, which at least I am satisfied with."

He continued, "The song 'No Schedule' is based on the year 2000, when I was actually having the hardest time. The feelings, those twisted feelings, have produced somewhat unusal words and atmosphere of the song, which I've wanted to express with my own voice someday in the future."

Check out the MV below:

Ladies’ Code releases music video teaser for debut track

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 07:12 PM PST


After unveiling their individual teasers, Polaris Entertainment's upcoming girl group Ladies' Code has now released the music video teaser for their debut title track.

Released online on March 4th, the teaser started off with member So Jung playing the piano before some highlight cuts from the upcoming music video flashed on the screen.

Ladies' Code is set to take on a "woman" concept pertaining to a more serious feel as group and will take on various styles in terms of music and concept. The group will be composed of 5 members, So Jung, Ri Se, Ashley, EunB and Zuny, who all have beautiful looks and amazing talents.

Their debut single, which seemed to be titled "Bad Girl", will be released on March 7th. In the meantime, check out the MV teaser below:

Davichi pre-releases “Turtle” MV ft. 5dolls’ Hyoyoung

Posted: 03 Mar 2013 07:03 PM PST


Vocal duo Davichi who is set to return to the local music scene with second full length album this March, has pre-released the track "Turtle"!

"Turtle" is a medium-tempo contemporary ballad number composed by Double Side Kick. The music video for the song features 5dolls' Hyoyoung, showing off her enigmatic charms.

Davichi's second full length 'Mystic Ballad 1990' will be released on March 20th. The full album itself will also feature songs from great number of famous songwriters including Vibe's Ryu Jae Hyun and Choi Kyu Sung.

Check out the MV below: