Friday, April 5, 2013

"MBLAQ in “Korea FUN” Magazine!" plus 24 more

"MBLAQ in “Korea FUN” Magazine!" plus 24 more


MBLAQ in “Korea FUN” Magazine!

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 08:30 AM PDT


The handsome and cool members of idol group MBLAQ is featured in Japanese magazine "Korea FUN" and they are also the cove of the said magazine. The members look chraming with their casual attire and gentle smiles.

Take a look at the photos of these handsome guys.





Written by: angelclowie18@dkpopnews.net

Two Months’ Kim Ye Rim to release a solo album before duo’s debut

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 08:00 AM PDT


Due to personal reasons, Superstar K3's 3rd place winners Two Months (Do Dae Yoon and Kim Ye Rim) will be postponing their official debut. However, fans will be a bit appeased to know that one of the members, Kim Ye Rim will go ahead and make a solo debut through an album release first.

Two Months had signed with singer/songwriter Yoon Jong Shin's label in September of 2012. Thus, Yoon Jong Shin announced via his twitter the news of Two Months' change of plans saying, "Member Do Dae Yoon had to return to the States to finish high school, which he had taken time off for to pursue his music career. Kim Ye Rim will be releasing a solo project to hold the patient fans down, some time during May or June."

Two Months rose to fame by finishing third on the audition program, Superstar K3, behind Busker Busker and Ulala Session.


Source: KBS

Teen Top's L.Joe poses with G.Na

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 07:34 AM PDT


Teen Top's L.Joe poses with G.Na!

L.Joe performed "Oops" with G.Na on Music Bank aired on 5th April.

He wrote on Twitter,"Oops! Dear Angel, you must watch today's broadcast."

Fans commented,"Totally anticipating","Can't wait to see L.Joe oppa's Oops","Will watch for sure" and etc.

JYJ talks about future plans in Japan

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 07:30 AM PDT


JYJ held a press conference on April 4th prior to the last day of their '2013 JYJ Concert in Tokyo Dome - The Return of the JYJ' and the members talked about how they felt about their concerts and their plans for their future in Korea and Japan.

Park Yoochun expressed, "We hope that the concert will serve as an opening for us to start up our Japanese promotions again. But after legal issues have been sorted out, it's not all that smooth sailing in reality and our future in Japan was still unclear."

He continued, "We hope that our Japan promotions can be carried out successfully. Even if it's just a small event, we still hope to participate in it. We'll try our best."

Kim Junsu said, "It took a long time for us to come back. With that, we'll work hard to leave behind no regrets. I think JYJ's new album will be the major activity of 2013. But as we are still talking about this, it's hard to tell. We will see you with good music soon."

Han Chae Young displays barbie doll figure despite being pregnant

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 07:00 AM PDT


After announcing her pregnancy, actress Han Chae Young, who is dubbed the Barbie Doll of Korea, still flaunts her good looks and perfect figure in her latest pictorial for '1st Look' magazine.

On April 4th, the fashion magazine revealed photos of the actress, showing a beautiful look and a gorgeous body shape. Wearing luxurious dress and accessories, Han Chae Young boasted her usual sexy and mature charms.

At the interview with magazine, she talked about her pregnancy, "I can't quite feel it yet. I don't feel anything different. Maybe it's because only 13 weeks has passed. I was very happy to know it while I was still working. Now that I have finished a piece, I'll be focusing on managing my body."

Meanwhile, Han Chae Young, who currently casting in KBS drama 'Advertisement Genius Lee Tae Baek', is on 15th week of her pregnancy after being married for six years.






FT Island’s Lee Hongki meets his virtual wife Fujii Mina

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 06:30 AM PDT


The global edition of 'We Got Married' has revealed photos of FT Island's Lee Hongki meeting his virtual wife and Japanese actress Fujii Mina for the first time.

After their first meeting, Lee Hongki said, "When I first saw Fujii Mina, I was amazed by her good looks. Recently, I gained weight and lost a lot of confidence but she tries really hard all the time to accommodate me."

This global edition was projected to promote cultural exchange between the celebrities from different countries, as they live in their virtual married lives. Besides Lee Hongki-Fujii Mina couple, 2PM Taecyeon also pairs up with Taiwan idol star Wu Ying Jie.




Park Shin Hye joins Lee Min Ho in new drama ‘The Heirs’

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 06:00 AM PDT


Actress Park Shin Hye has been cast as the female lead in the new SBS drama, 'The Heirs', which has already gained attention for casting Lee Min Ho and having top-notch writer and director, Kim Eun Sook and Kang Shin Hyo PD.

The actress' management agency, Salt Entertainment announced on April 5, "Park Shin Hye will be joining the SBS drama 'The Heirs'. She has already met with her future co-workers and she always wanted to act in a piece by Kim Eun Sook."

'The Heirs' is an upcoming piece by screenwriter Kim Eun Sook, who wrote such hits as 'Lovers in Paris', 'Secret Garden' and 'A Gentleman's Dignity'. The drama is expected to air in the second half of the year.

B.A.P dominates German music chart with “One Shot”

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 05:40 AM PDT


B.A.P continues to dominate German music chart with their latest album, "One Shot", proving their popularity as a rising star of the year.

According to the updated rankings of German Asian Music Chart, "One Shot," the title song of its second mini album of the same title, ranked first on the chart for the month of March. The pre-released track "Rain Sound" ranked #2 last month and is currently at #3 this month.

B.A.P showed their immense popularity in the region and managed to set a new record German Asian Music Chart. The group's previous track "No Mercy" stayed within the top 10 of the chart for 14 straight months, the first time for any artists since the chart's creation 4 years ago.

Meanwhile, Teen Top's "Miss Right" ranked second, Kim Jaejoong's "Mind" ranked fourth, and SHINee's "Dream Girl's came in at fifth.

NU’EST’s Aron, ZE:A’s Kevin and LUNAFLY’s Sam become Arirang Radio’s newest DJs

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 05:15 AM PDT


NU'EST's Aron, ZE:A's Kevin and LUNAFLY's Sam will be making their radio DJ debut as the hosts of Arirang Radio's programs.

To celebrate its 10th anniversary, Arirang Radio is taking a step toward of becoming a global Korean wave radio station and confirmed that Aron, Kevin and Sam have all been added as newest DJs.

Aron has been chosen as the new radio DJ for Arirang's 'Music Access' (2 to 4PM KST). Kevin will be hosting the new radio program 'HOT BEAT' (midnight to 2AM KST) while Sam Carter will taking the mic for the new program 'Super K-Pop' (4 to 6PM KST).

The three idols will begin whispering into everyone's ears as new radio DJs staring April 8th.

B.A.P are playful boys for ‘High Cut’ magazine

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 04:46 AM PDT


B.A.P takes a playful and colorful route for their latest spring/summer 2013 collection pictorial for fashion magazine, 'High Cut'.

Released on April 4, B.A.P members donned vivid colors of urban outfits from FUBU as they pull together a lot of street styles to complete a spring-theme shoot. They remained their bad boy selves but still manage to display their dashingly charismatic looks and adorable charms.

Check out the photos below:







Seo In Guk to collaborate with Goo Hye Sun for upcoming album?

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 04:30 AM PDT


Singer-actor Seo In Guk, who is currently gearing up for a music comeback, shared a photo with actress Goo Hye Sun, possibly hinting at a collaboration.

On April 5th, Jellyfish Entertainment revealed a new photo of Seo In Guk and Goo Hye Sun posing in a studio together. They look like a couple in love with the singer wrapping his arm around actress' shoulder.

Many fans are speculating that Seo In Guk might be collaborating with Goo Hye Sun for his upcoming new single album which will be released on April 11th.

What do you think?

Teen Top introduces upcoming concert tour

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 04:00 AM PDT


The boys of Teen Top have their own entertaining way on introducing their upcoming '2013 TEEN TOP No.1 Asia Tour'.

On April 5th, Teen Top released new promotional video on their official Youtube channel. Getting to excited for their upcoming concert tour, the members talked lively, cracked lame jokes and even went jumping to promote the concert.

Teen Top will be opening their '2013 TEEN TOP No.1 Asia Tour' with two-day concert at the Korea University, Hwa-Jeong Athletic Gym in Seoul on May 11 and 12th.

Check out the video below:

130405 INFINITE wins on Music Bank’s ‘K-Chart’ + Other Performances

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 03:45 AM PDT


KBS "Music Bank" is back this week full of amazing performances!

The April 5th episode of the show features the much-anticipated comeback stages from K.Will, Electroboyz and LUNAFLY as well as the debut performances of rookie groups PURE and GI (Global Icon).

Other performers tonight included INFINITE, Teen Top, Girl's Day, ZE:A5, Davichi, AA, Heo Young Saeng, G.Na, Ladies' Code, Hong Jin Young, The Nuts, 2BiC, OFFROAD, RaNia, Gil9 & Bong9, and EvoL.

And for the highlight of the show, INFINITE won on this week's 'K-Chart' with their comeback title track, "Man In Love"!

Congratulations INFINITE!


Tonight's Performances:

EvoL


Gil9 & Bong9


AA


RaNia


OFFROAD


2BiC


The Nuts


Hong Jin Young


Ladies' Code


G.Na


Heo Young Saeng


Davichi


ZE:A5


Girl's Day


Teen Top


INFINITE



Watch tonight's debut/comeback stages below:

K.Will - "Love Blossom"
Electroboyz - "Ma Boy 3"
LUNAFLY - "Fly To Love"
PURE - "I'm Still Yours"
GI (Global Icon) - "Beatles"

K.Will is back with “Love Blossom” on ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 03:30 AM PDT


Talented soloist K.Will is returning to the music scene. On April 4, he released his third studio album 'The 3rd Album Part 2: Love Blossom' and he will now embark on his promotion for title song, "Love Blossom".

"Love Blossom" is gaining much attention with INFINITE's L and SISTAR's Dasom starring in the music video. The Part 2 of his 3rd album enlisted the help of hitmakers like Kim Do Hoon, Duble Sidekick and Primary, and features K.Will's distinctive, deep and husky vocals.

Watch K.Will's comeback stage on this week's 'Music Bank'!


Electroboyz returns with “Ma Boy 3” on ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 03:04 AM PDT


Returning with a new rendition of "Ma Boy", hip hop group Electroboyz is kicking off their much awaited comeback performance of "Ma Boy 3" on 'Music Bank'.

"Ma Boy 3" is the title song to Electroboyz's latest album 'In Love' which was released on April 2. The song is the final installment of the "Ma Boy" series, which began with SISTAR19, and the newly featured female artist is After School's Nana.

Check out their performance below featuring Girl's Day's Sojin!

GI (Global Icon) makes hot debut with “Beatles” on ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 02:58 AM PDT


After releasing their first single "Beatles", rookie girl group GI are officially making their debut through an explosive performance on this week's 'Music Bank'.

GI, which stands for "Global Icon", consists of five members, Hayeon, OneKet, Eunji, AI and Aram. The group is dubbed as "tomboy" or "boyish" girl group as they are going for a stronger and more forceful image which is a completely different route from typical girl groups.

Check out their performance below:

LUNAFLY is ready to “Fly To Love” on ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 02:56 AM PDT


Making a strong impression with successful debut, Nega Network's talented band LUNAFLY has returned with first album 'Fly To Love' featuring the title song of the same name. While the group has been focusing on their showcases and live stages, they are making their televised performance through 'Music Bank'.

"Fly to Love" is a summery pop number which was created by the members themselves with the help of lyricist Kim Ee Na. According to Nega Network, "the album is based on acoustic sounds like before but the songs will be more bright."

Check out their performance below:

Rookie group PURE debuts with “I’m Still Yours” on ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 02:54 AM PDT


Officially embarking on their debut promotions, rookie idol group PURE hit the stage of 'Music Bank' and charmingly performed their very first single, "I'm Still Yours".

Signed under PURE Entertainment, new idol group PURE consists of five members, Sooheok, Chanhwee, Jimin, Jungbin and maknae Younghu. The group aims of "becoming romanticist idols for their fans" with first single, "I'm Still Yours" which was released online on April 4th.

Check out their performance below:

After School's Nana supports Electroboyz's comeback

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 02:14 AM PDT


After School's Nana reveals group photo taken with Electroboyz.

Nana left a message on her Me2day on 4th April, she wrote,"Handsome Electroboyz Oppas daebak, please support Ma Boy 3."

Nana performed with Electroboyz on M!Countdown aired on 4th April, garnering much attention with her cool performance.

130405 Music Bank Performers List

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 02:04 AM PDT

Performers

Infinite, Teen Top, Girl's Day, ZE:A-FIVE, Davichi, AA, Electroboyz, K.Will, Young Saeng, G.NA, LADIES' CODE,Hong Jinyoung, The Nuts, 2BIC, OFFROAD, RaNia, Gil9 & Bong9, Lunafly, EvoL, Pure, GI

Will you watch the show later?

Secret Hyosung's sexy solo performance in Singapore

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 01:19 AM PDT

Secret's Hyosung impressed with her hot performance in Singapore.

Check out her sexy performance below.

Electroboyz Profile

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 12:17 AM PDT


Group name: Electroboyz (일렉트로보이즈)
Company: Brave Entertainment
Genre: hip hop
Debut year: 2010 June 03
Debut song:  ELECTROBOYZ: FIRSTSINGLE

  MEMBER PROFILE 

 
Stage Name: Maboos
Birth Name: Im Sung Ryul
Birthday: October 29, 1981
Birth Place: Daejeon, South Korea
Position: Leader
Blood Type: A
Height: 172 cm

Stage Name: 1Kyne (pronounced as 'One Kind')
Birth Name: Kim Randy
Birthday: August 2, 1982
Birth Place: USA
Blood Type: B
Height: 179 cm
Weight: 68 kg

Stage Name: Chakun
Birth Name: Kim Jin
Birthday: March 24, 1986
Position: Maknae, Vocalist, Rapper
Blood Type: A
Height: 177 cm
Weight: 62 kg

Their hit song:

2AM’s Jinwoon comments on becoming new MC of ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 05 Apr 2013 12:00 AM PDT


2AM's Jinwoon has shared his thoughts on becoming the newest host for KBS weekly music program, 'Music Bank'.

On April 4th, Jinwoon attended the '2013 KVS TV Radio Spring Change Conference' which was held at the KBS International Conference Hall and showed his expectation toward being the MC.

He expressed his excitement saying, "I think it's going to be fun to host the show as a singer, and I'm delighted that I get a chance to see many girl group members so close."

Regarding on working with actress Park Se Young, Jinwoon said, "We are going to meet before the live broadcast and talk. I think we are going to be able to show even more enjoyable entertainment than other music programs."

Jinwoon and Park Se Young will be taking over 'Music Bank' starting April 12th.

Girl’s Day holds free hug event in Myungdong

Posted: 04 Apr 2013 11:30 PM PDT


Girl's Day fulfilled their free hug pledge.

On April 3rd, the group held a free hug event in Myungdong to commemorate the release of their first full length album, 'Expectation' as well as their upcoming 1,000th day anniversary.

Girl's Day promised that if their first album reached number one, they would give free hugs to their fans. As it turns out, the album has topped online music charts and places high on music broadcasting programs.

During the event, Girl's Day members expressed their thanks for the fans with hugs and bright smiles.

Netizens commented, "They are great", "They didn't become #1 in any shows, but they still kept their pledge" and "I hope you will become #1 someday."

Check out the photos below:








CNBLUE releases full MV for “Blind Love”

Posted: 04 Apr 2013 10:51 PM PDT


CNBLUE released full music video for upcoming Japanese single, "Blind Love".

The talented idol band will be releasing their 5th Japanese single "Blind Love" on April 24th. The single will contain three songs including "Blind Love", "With Your Eyes", which was both written by member Lee Jong Hyun, as well as "Greedy Man", the creation of Yonghwa.

Prior to its official release, "Blind Love" is already enjoying success in Japan. The single topped the pre-order chart on HMV for April 1st and 2nd.

Check out the MV below: