Friday, May 24, 2013

"Son Dambi and After School for ‘MIXXO’" plus 24 more

"Son Dambi and After School for ‘MIXXO’" plus 24 more

Son Dambi and After School for ‘MIXXO’

Posted: 24 May 2013 08:30 AM PDT

Son Dambi and After School model for 'MIXXO'

Singer Son Dambi and girl group After School flaunt their perfect figure for 'MIXXO', a leading global woman SPA brand born in Seoul, Korea. Son Dambi and the members of After School show a sophisticated look while modeling for 'MIXXO'.

Take a look at their gorgeous photos below.

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Shinhwa’s new album dominates both Korea and Japan charts

Posted: 24 May 2013 07:30 AM PDT

Shinhwa's new album rose to the top of the charts in both Korea and Japan.

The group's management agency, Shinhwa Company revealed that Shinhwa's 11th album 'The Classic' which was released on May 21, recently topped on the Hanteo Real-time and Daily Sales Charts, and Japan's Tower Records charts.

Shinhwa Company stated, "We heard that it is a quite rare case for an imported album to top in sales chart in Japan. We want to thank the local fans for their support towards Shinhwa's 11th album. We will do our best for the concert in Japan this July."

[WGM Taecyeon & Gui Gui ep 8] Marriage Proposal

Posted: 24 May 2013 07:16 AM PDT

Taecyeon proposes to Gui Gui in this episode, check out the romantic proposal below.

Besides, their pajamas are way too adorable, watch till the very end!

[WGM Hong Ki & Mina ep 8] Beautiful Marriage

Posted: 24 May 2013 07:10 AM PDT

Hongki and Mina got married in the latest episode of We Got Married Global Edition.

Check out the wedding ceremony below, guess who were invited to their wedding?

KARA’s Seungyeon to make her first appearance in ‘Jang Ok Jung’

Posted: 24 May 2013 07:00 AM PDT

KARA's Han Seungyeon will finally be making an appearance on SBS's Monday-Tuesday historical drama, 'Jang Ok Jung'.

According to an official, Seungyeon will make her first appearance at the end of the 16th episode of the drama which will air next week on May 28th, and continue to take part in following episodes.

Seungyeon will take up the role of Kim Tae Hee's rival and royal concubine Choi. She will be joining forces with Queen In Hyun (Hong Soo Hyun) to put Jang Ok Jung (Kim Tae Hee) in danger.

MBLAQ to show PG-18 skit on ‘SNL Korea’

Posted: 24 May 2013 06:30 AM PDT

MBLAQ will be appearing in the upcoming episode of tvN's 'SNL Korea' (Saturday Night Live Korea) that will air on June 1 at 11:00 PM KST.

According to an official of the show, MBLAQ confirmed its participation for 'SNL Korea', where they are expected to show hilarious and rated PG-18 skits. With their upcoming comeback, MBLAQ's appearance on the show is being greeted with great anticipation.

Meanwhile, MBLAQ will return after approximately a year and a half with their 5th mini album titled 'SEXY BEAT' on June 4th. The mini album will include six tracks which enlisted the help of talented artists like Primary, Zion T, Maybee and more.

Gong Hyo Jin expresses her love for Girls’ Generation’s YoonA

Posted: 24 May 2013 06:00 AM PDT

Actress Gong Hyo Jin expressed her friendly love toward Girls' Generation's member YoonA.

Gong Hyo Jin recently participated in a pictorial for the June edition of fashion magazine, @star1. In the accompanying interview, the actress showed her love toward YoonA from Girls' Generation. She said, "I recognize her as an actress, not an idol group member".

When she was asked how she got to know YoonA, Gong Hyo Jin told that actress Son Ye Jin introduced her to YoonA, and added, "She is a really cute girl."

Gong Hyo Jin who is known to be friendly with most of the co-actors, also revealed, "I might look like I know a lot of people, but there are certain people that I'm particularly close with."

Source: StarN News

f(x)'s Sulli smiles brightly in new photo

Posted: 24 May 2013 05:59 AM PDT

f(x)'s Sulli updated her Me2day on 24th May.

She wrote,"Everyone, "Amazing f(x)" filmed in New Zealand will air next week, every Thursday night at 11am on MBC Music, please watch it".

She is seen posing cutely in her latest photo while carving an angelic smile.

Fans commented,"This is a photoshoot","That smile","Cute and innocent" and etc.

RaNia’s Di got hit by a motorcyclist

Posted: 24 May 2013 05:29 AM PDT

RaNia's Di has been involved in an accident.

On May 24, RaNia's management agency revealed, "Di got hit by a motorcyclist while getting off from a taxi near her agency headquarters in Seoul. She was transported to hospital right away, and revealed to have suffered minor injuries to her knees and head."

A representative added, "X-ray result showed that there are no bone fractures. However, she is still feeling a bit of dizziness, and she will have to stay in hospital for one or two more days."

Due to her injuries, Di could not participate in schedules for May 23rd and 24th. She said, "I'm sorry for causing a trouble. I will try to recover as soon as possible."

SHINHWA pose with "Bad Girl" Lee Hyori at the backstage of Music Bank

Posted: 24 May 2013 05:12 AM PDT

SHINHWA's company updated its official Facebook on 24th May with the message,"With Hyori senior together, Ahahaha, please support "Bad Girls"

SHINHWA and Hyori are seen exchanging their albums in the photos above, SHINHWA's member show the "Bad Girls" poses and have some great time with Hyori.

Fans commented,"They are the senior idols","Lee Hyori and SHINHWA hwaiting" and etc.

KPop Who Am I #5

Posted: 24 May 2013 08:10 AM PDT

Hi DKP lovers, I think today's photo quiz is quite easy, so I'll not release any hints ^^

Are u ready?

See the picture below and guess who he is, then name anything he reminds u of. I want to make sure if you really know him or not ^^

Now, comment, see whether you are the first one to answer it correctly or not ^ ^

The answer of today's question is "Yoo Jae Suk

- Yoo Jae Suk is known as national MC
- He is obsessed with GREEN
- His nickname is Grasshopper / dance machine / Yooruce Willis/ Yoomes Bond
- He is popular with Happy together / Running Man/ Infinity Challenge/ Family Outing/ Xman
- He has no anti-fans
- He voted as the most kind and generous celebrity

... and many more

Congrats for those who answered correctly today. Let's meet again tomorrow !!

f(x)’s Sulli attempts to overcome her fear of water

Posted: 24 May 2013 05:03 AM PDT

Ahead of the actual premiere of their upcoming reality show 'Amazing f(x)', f(x) release a preview special broadcast on MBC.

'Amazing f(x)' is a reality show where the members of f(x) create their personal 'wish list' regarding things that they hope to accomplish before they turn 30 years old. The special first episode revealed why the members chose New Zealand and how each of them prepare for the trip.

During the show, Sulli revealed that she had a fear of water since childhood. Because of this fear, there have been hardships in her daily routine as well as broadcast activities. She expressed her determination in hoping to overcome her fear of water, and listed scubadiving on her list.

2PM sells out Seoul concerts

Posted: 24 May 2013 04:35 AM PDT

It was revealed that 2PM's grand finale concerts in Seoul have all sold out!

The group has managed to also sell out all tickets for upcoming concerts '2PM LIVE TOUR in SEOUL 'What Time Is It' – The Grand Finale,' which will open at the Jamsil Indoor Stadium in Seoul on June 21 and 22.

The first round of tickets sold out in about an hour and the remaining second batch of tickets sold out in half an hour, proving the group's overwhelming popularity.

Since November, 2PM toured around Shanghai, Jakarta, Taipei, Macao, Manila, Guangzhou, and Bangkok. They went around seven cities and met up with over 60,000 fans in total. For their finale concerts, 2PM will be showing upgraded performances as a return to fans' amazing love and supports for them.

2NE1’s CL reveals new teaser image for “The Baddest Female”

Posted: 24 May 2013 04:07 AM PDT

YG Entertainment's official YG-Life Blog released new teaser image for 2NE1 CL's highly anticipated solo project, "The Baddest Female".

In the image, CL is featured as a fierce female warrior, sporting spiky helmet, black sexy outfit and a flag. The photo is revealed to be taken from the "The Baddest Female" music video.

"The Baddest Female" is a title that shows off strong impression as much as CL's charisma and force. The song will be based on a very slow beat at 70 bpm but mixed with some new sounds that will go well with CL's rap.

130524 2PM wins on Music Bank’s ‘K-Chart’ + Other Performances

Posted: 24 May 2013 03:41 AM PDT

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

The May 24th episode of the show features the much-anticipated comeback performances from the sexy dive Lee Hyori, as well as idol groups VIXX, 100%, Wonder Boyz and N:SONIC.

Other performers tonight included Shinhwa, 2PM, SHINee, B1A4, SECRET, Seo In Young, Juniel, Nine Muses, Geeks, HISTORY, Kim Bo Kyung, Sunny Days, EXCITE, 1N1, See Hyeon and Park Moo Jin.

And for the highlight of the show, 2PM won on this week's K-Chart with their latest title track, "Come Back When You Hear This Song"!

Congratulations 2PM!

Tonight's Performances



Nine Muses


Seo In Young








Watch tonight's comeback stages below:

Lee Hyori - "Bad Girls"
VIXX - "Hyde"
100% - "Want U Back"
N:SONIC - "Lie"

Lee Hyori makes a sexy comeback with Bad Girls on ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 24 May 2013 03:41 AM PDT

Queen of K-pop Lee Hyori is officially making her much-anticipated return, kicking off her first comeback performance on weekly music program, 'Music Bank'!

Lee Hyori's new tune "Bad Girls" off of her fifth album 'Monochrome' has received a warm welcome from the fans, and galloped to the top of major online music charts. "Bad Girls" is a dance song with analogue band sound made by Norwegian producers, while the lyrics were written by Lee Hyori herself.

Check out her sexy performance below!

N:SONIC returns with “Lie” on ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 24 May 2013 03:16 AM PDT

Male group N:SONIC is finally making their long-awaited comeback to the music scene through their first comeback performance on 'Music Bank' with their latest single, "Lie"!

"Lie" is produced by new songwriter team, One Punch, and the music video was directed by director Lee Joong Won. This will be their first comeback in a year and six months after their debut song, "Super Boy".

According to their management, "All of the 7 boys gathered again after a long break. They will be doing their best to appeal their talents, and please show them a lot of warm supports."

Check out their performance below!

VIXX is back as “Hyde” on ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 24 May 2013 03:41 AM PDT

Showing yet another major transformation, rookie group VIXX has returned with their latest track "Hyde". The group kicked off their first comeback performance on this week's episode of 'Music Bank'.

"Hyde" is the title track to the group's 1st mini album of the same name. With the success "On and On", it's no surprise to see VIXX using the same "wild beastly men" concept for their next promotional single.

"Hyde" utilizes the concept of "Jekyll and Hyde," portraying men who were hurt by love and transformed into demons and showing both the angelic and evil sides of the members.

Check out the performance below!

100% returns on ‘Music Bank’ with “Want U Back”

Posted: 24 May 2013 02:50 AM PDT

Rookie group 100% is embarking on new round of promotions with new single "Want U Back", showing the sexy transformation of the members.

Displaying their masculine and charismatic charms, 100% members are ready to capture the hearts of the fans once again with their sexy appeals and talented vocals for their comeback track "Want U Back", which is included in its first mini album, 'Real 100%'.

Check out their performance below!

Taemin & Na Eun dance together in We Got Married unseen clip

Posted: 24 May 2013 01:48 AM PDT

Check out the unseen clip of Taemin and Naeun on We Got Married.

They dance happily with the performers in the video shared below. Credits to Taegirl for uploading.

130524 Music Bank Performers List

Posted: 24 May 2013 12:45 AM PDT

♬ Music Bank HOT Stage ★☆
- Lee Hyori
- 2PM
- SHINee
- B1A4
Lee Hyori, SHINHWA, 2PM, SHINee, B1A4, SECRET, Seo In Young, Juniel, Nine Muses, Geeks, HISTORY, VIXX, Wonder Boyz, N-SONIC, 100%, Kim Bo Kyung, Sunny Days, EXCITE, 1N1

Hyuna teaches the "Shak-King" dance

Posted: 24 May 2013 12:05 AM PDT

4Minute endorses beverage brand "Shak-King"!

Hyuna teaches the "Shak-King" dance, check out the video tutorial below.

Gaon Chart releases rankings for May 12 – May 18

Posted: 24 May 2013 12:00 AM PDT

Gaon Chart is the national record chart of South Korea. It is complied by the Korea Music Content Industry Association with an aim to create a national chart for Korea similar to the Billboard charts and Oricon charts.

[Rankings for Week May 12, 2013 – May 18, 2013]

Weekly Singles Chart

1. 4minute : "What's Your Name?"

2. Roy Kim : "Spring Spring Spring"

3. 4men : "Propose Song"

4. Lee Hyori : "Miss Korea"

5. SECRET : "YooHoo"

6. Akdong Musician : "I Love You"

7. Vibe : "For The Last Time"

8. Vibe : "As I'm Getting Older"

9. Psy : "Gentleman"

10. Geeks ft. Ailee : "Wash Away"


Weekly Album Chart

1. 2PM : "Grown" [3rd Album]

2. Cho Yong Pil : "Hello" [19th Album]

3. Shinhwa : "THE CLASSIC" [11th Album]

4. SHINee : "Why So Serious? – The Misconceptions Of Me" [3rd Album]

5. Vibe : "Organic Sound" [5th Album]

6. T-ara N4 : "Countryside Life" [1st Mini Album]

7. Various Artists : "That Winter, The Wind Blows" [Soundtrack]

8. B1A4 : "What's Happening?" [4th Mini Album]

9. Various Artists : "The Queen of Office" [Soundtrack]

10. SHINee : "Dream Girl - The Misconceptions of You" [3rd Album Part 1]

< Last week's rankings

CNBLUE’s ‘Blind Love’ tops Japanese ringtone chart for a month

Posted: 23 May 2013 11:30 PM PDT

CNBLUE's fifth Japanese single album 'Blind Love' has been enjoying success on Japanese ringtone charts even after over a month since its release.

According to the Japanese ringtone site Recochoku, CNBLUE's title song "Blind Love" as well as two other songs off the single "Greedy Man" and "With Your Eyes" swept up the top three rank on the monthly chart. In addition, "Blind Love" ranked #1 on the K-Pop Asia Chart from May 15 to 21.

The feat is more meaningful for the group as all three songs "Blind Love", "Greedy Man" and "With Your Eyes" were written adn composed by the CNBLUE members.

SHINee to hold 5th anniversary party

Posted: 23 May 2013 11:00 PM PDT

The boys of SHINee will be celebrating their fifth anniversary with their fans through a special party.

SM Entertainment announced that SHINee will hold their anniversary party, 'SHINee Debut 5th Anniversary Special Party! ☆ SHINee DAY' at Hwajung Gymnasium on May 25th in commemoration of the fifth anniversary of the group's debut.

The special party will not be open to the media so that the group can spend a more private and intimate time with fans. Especially, member Jonghyun, who has been sitting out on album promotions due to his injury, will be attending the event as well.