Monday, September 2, 2013

"f(x)'s Victoria has a hairstylist from Super Junior?" plus 24 more

"f(x)'s Victoria has a hairstylist from Super Junior?" plus 24 more


f(x)'s Victoria has a hairstylist from Super Junior?

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 07:58 AM PDT


f(x)'s leader Victoria updated her Me2day on 2nd September with a new pic.

She wrote,"My very own hairstylist, Mr. Sungmin. Handsome? Please set a pretty hairstyle for me, hahaha."

Super Junior's Sungmin is seen standing behind Victoria in the photo above. Fans commented,"Pretty","Where is the salon","I want him as my hairstylist too" and etc.

G-Dragon to hold first art exhibition to celebrate comeback

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 07:18 AM PDT


Big Bang leader G-Dragon will be holding a weeklong art exhibition to celebrate his solo comeback.

Starting from September 10 to 17, G-Dragon will hold an exhibition titled 'G-DRAGON SPACE 8' at the Cais Gallery in Seoul. The exhibition's main theme is number eight as he considers it his lucky number because his birthday is on August 18, 1988.

During eight days of exhibition, the gallery will be opened to public for eight hours a day with 88 items to be displayed including unrevealed photographs from his photo albums and jackets, along with outfits and props from the 'One Of A Kind World Tour'.

YG Entertainment said, "G-Dragon has strong personality and top level musician with unique style. He is also an icon who leads the trend. This exhibition will show G-Dragon's original colors."

G-Dragon and CL nominated for Fuse TV’s Best New Artist

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 06:31 AM PDT


Big Bang's G-Dragon and 2NE1's CL have been nominated for Best New Artist under the International Pop category in a poll by U.S. TV channel Fuse.

Fuse TV recently opened an online poll where online users will choose their favorite artists in 12 different genres including pop, R&B and indie rock. Whoever wins the most votes in respective category will move onto a second round of votes and compete in broader divisions.

South Korea's very own G-Dragon and CL have been nominated under the International Pop category, will go head-to-head against other nominees including Japanese singer Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, Mexico's Belinda, India's Priyanka Chopra and Nigeria's singer D'banj.

The online voting kicks off on September 2 and will end on September 10. You can vote G-Dragon and CL on the link [here].

BoA and Siwan enjoy a picnic date for ‘Expect Dating’

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 06:00 AM PDT


The upcoming KBS drama 'Expect Dating' released new stills of BoA and ZE:A's Siwan, bringing more excitement to the viewers.

On September 2, the production team released photos of BoA and Siwan enjoying a sweet picnic date. The two are riding a bike together, sitting down in the grass and feeding each other food, giving off a romantic mood.

One production staff said, "BoA and Siwan made all of the staffs jealous by showing a great number of sweet scenes. Please show them a lot of support."

Meanwhile, 'Expect Dating' will air on September 11th and 12th through KBS 2TV.

Lee Hyori and Lee Sang Soon officially tie the knot

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 05:30 AM PDT


Singer Lee Hyori and her long-time boyfriend Lee Sang Soon officially tied the knot in a private ceremony at her villa in Jeju Island on September 1.

According to B2M Entertainment, "The two had a private ceremony without an officiator at the bride's private cottage on Jeju with only their families in attendance, as they wanted to have a small and quiet wedding."

Lee Hyori was said to be wearing a simple white sleeveless wedding dress and a floral garland on her head. Lee Sang Soon sported a light blue tuxedo.

Congratulations to the new couple!

Han Ga In throws first pitch with a cancer patient

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 05:02 AM PDT


Actress Han Ga In recently appeared in the baseball field to help a young cancer patient throw the ceremonial first pitch.

On September 1st, Han Ga In made an appearance during a baseball match between KIA Tigers and NC Dinos that was held at Mudeung Stadium located in Gwangju. Appearing in the field with KIA Tigers' uniform, the actress helped a child suffering from leukemia threw the first pitch.

Korean alcohol soju brand Bohae designated the day to be 'Bohae Healing day' and held fund raising agreement ceremony to support suffering children's dream. As the child's dream is becoming a baseball player, Han Ga In came to support his dream and helped him throw the first pitch.

Big Bang members to appear on ‘Running Man’

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 04:41 AM PDT


Big Bang's G-Dragon, Seungri and Daesung have been revealed to be filming for an upcoming episode of SBS popular variety program 'Running Man'.

The production team of 'Running Man' announced on September 2 that the two Big Bang members are currently recording an episode for the show at Icheon, Gyeonggi Province. Several photos from the filming were uploaded via the show's Instagram.

Especially, the filming coincides with G-Dragon and Seungri's album promotions with 'Coup D'Etat' and 'Let's Talk About Love'. Thus, fans are looking forward to seeing the thrilling appearances of G-Dragon, Seungri and Daesung, who is already known for his tremendous variety flair from 'Family Outing'.





f(x) bid goodbye to fans with a lovely group photo

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 04:20 AM PDT


Wrapping up their promotions, f(x) bid their goodbyes to fans with a lovely group photo backstage.

On September 2, SM Entertainment posted the above photo on its official SNS accounts with the message, "#fx's Pink Tape album promotion officially ended. Thank you all for the wonderful memories!"

The photo show five lovely members of f(x) posing adorably for a group photo. The group wrapped up their promotions for "Rum Pum Pum Pum" in the recent broadcast of SBS' 'Inkigayo'.

Girls’ Generation’s Sunny thanks fans with adorable photos

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 03:55 AM PDT


Girls' Generation's Sunny expressed her gratitude to fans by releasing an adorable set of photos on her Instagram.

On September 2, Sunny posted, "Thank you for coming today.. #RedRibbon #ItsPrettyRight #dehet" and "It was nice seeing old friends for the first time in a while. You all had fun, right? Get home safely~~ and hurry up and go to sleep!! Good night sweeties ;) Thanks for coming."

The photos show Sunny taking photos of herself, wearing a red ribbon on her head. She is showing bright smiles and lovely looks, and many fans are showing great reactions for her charms.

Meanwhile, Girls' Generation participated in the 2013 Incheon Korean Music Wave which was held on September 1. Over 20 K-pop idol stars also attended including 2AM, FT ISLAND, Girl's Day, B2ST, Super Junior, SECRET, SISTAR and more.


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Bangtan Boys release teaser for new variety show ‘King of Rookie: Channel BTS’

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 03:28 AM PDT


BTS or Bangtan Boys have released preview for upcoming new variety show 'King of Rookie: Channel BTS'!

SBS-MTV is set to premiere a new variety show 'King of Rookie: Channel BTS' featuring the members of Bangtan Boys. The group's first-ever reality show will set up an imaginary TV channel where the members will parody variety shows including 'VJ Special Forces' and 'Master Chef Korea'.

'King of Rookie: Channel BTS' will premiere on September 3 at 5PM KST. Check out the teaser below:

Yoon Mirae achieves ‘perfect all-kill’ with “Touch Love”

Posted: 02 Sep 2013 12:10 AM PDT


After sweeping online music charts, fierce rapper and singer Yoon Mirae has achieved a 'perfect all-kill' with her new OST single "Touch Love".

On August 28th, Yoon Mirae released her latest single "Touch love" and swept all of South Korea's major real-time music charts. The single also ranked first on the iChart on Instiz, certifying a 'perfect all-kill' on the chart.

"Touch Love" an additive R&B pop ballad and serves the official soundtrack of SBS drama 'Master's Sun'. The song is composed by Oh Joon Sung, and features Yoon Mirae's deep voice that calling for love.

Teen Top holds special outdoor fanmeeting with 1,000 fans

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 11:30 PM PDT


Teen Top recently met up with 1,000 fans during a special outdoor fanmeeting.

Prior to their comeback stage on MBC's 'Music Core' on August 31, Teen Top members met up with 1,000 lucky fans for a fan meeting. The members had special one-on-one interactions with the fans as well as enjoyed a photo time together.

The fans also showed their full support for the members as well by waiting outside with "Rocking" signs .

Meanwhile, Teen Top released their new mini album 'TEEN TOP CLASS' on August 26th, and their new title track, "Rocking" is becoming a hot issue among many music fans.

KARA covers the streets of Gangnam to celebrate comeback

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 11:00 PM PDT


KARA has hit the streets to announce its comeback through a series of posters that have been raised throughout the streets of Gangnam.

On September 1, KARA installed about 300 posters to promote its new fourth full-length album 'Full Bloom'. The posters show the group's boyish concept photos and it cover the most popular areas of Seoul, including the Gangnam station, Garosugil in Shinsadong, Samsung-dong and the Apgujung Rodeo road. The posters will stay up for around two weeks.

Meanwhile, KARA finally released its fourth full-length album 'Full Bloom' and "Damaged Lady" music video earlier today. Watch the full MV here.

Park Jin Young pre-releases “Love Is Best”

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 10:30 PM PDT


After a year and five months, Park Jin Young is putting on his singing hat again and pre-releases his track "Love Is Best" ahead of official comeback.

"Love Is Best" will be included in his upcoming tenth album 'Half Time'. The song is about Park Jin Young's earnest thoughts on human birth and life. He made the song while he was taking a self-reflecting trip in the Middle East.

Meanwhile, Park Jin Young will release 'Half Time' on September 9th.

Bangtan Boys (BTS) release album tracklist for ‘O! R U L8, 2?’

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 09:59 PM PDT


After signaling their return with a mysterious comeback trailer and teaser image, rookie group BTS or Bangtan Boys are bringing more excitement with the release of full tracklist for upcoming album, 'O! R U L8, 2?'.

On September 2, Bangtan Boys updated their official website with full album tracklist for upcoming album. The 10-track album contains songs co-produced by the group's producer PDOGG and members Rap Monster, Suga and J-Hope.

Also, the website includes a timer, possibly counting down for the next teaser release.

INFINITE’s L reveals teaser for second photobook

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 09:29 PM PDT


Following the success of his first book, INFINITE's L has unveiled a teaser for his upcoming second part of photo essay book "L's Bravo Viewtiful".

Just like the first book, the second photo essay book will feature various photos taken by L himself and his fun interactions between many people.

The second part of "L's Bravo Viewtiful" will be released in Korea on September 25th while the Japanese edition of the book will be available on September 28th.

GI (Global Icon) releases trailer for ‘Tremendous’ mini album

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 09:05 PM PDT


Rookie group GI (Global Icon), who is dubbed as "tomboy" or "boyish" girl group, has just unveiled a trailer for upcoming first mini-album 'Tremendous'.

GI was supposed to make a comeback with 2nd digital single "Because Of You" on July 3 but because of some distributors issue, it has been postponed to August 30th.

After the pre-releasing "Because Of You", the group is now set to make official comeback on September 3 with first mini-album 'Tremendous'. To get fans more excited, they just unveiled a special trailer video on official Youtube channel.

Check out the teaser below:

Hello Venus sings OST for dramatoon ‘After School Lucky or Not’

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 08:42 PM PDT


Girl group Hello Venus has just unveiled its latest single, "어디있다 이제와", as part of the official soundtrack for dramatoon 'After School Lucky or Not'.

'After School Lucky or Not' is about the five members of a school club, played by each member of rookie group 5urprise, and an attractive outcast named Kim So Eun, played by the actress of the same name. The club's members meet to play a game of chance that determines how lucky they are. Each episode will send the club's students on a new mission.

The dramatoon, where Hello Venus members made a cameo appearance, is made up of 12 15-minute episodes, and can be watched through smartphones and tablet PCs. It will release its first episode on September 2.

Check out the single below:

NU’EST releases dance practice video for “Sleep Talking”

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 08:35 PM PDT


NU'EST has just released the dance practice video for their latest title track, "Sleep Talking".

The group recently returned with the new genre of 'mystic fantasy' for its latest third mini album 'Sleep Talking'. The title track of the same name was written by hitmaker Duble Sidekick and has a completely different color than their previous tracks.

Check out the video below:

Park Jin Young reflects about life in “Had Enough Parties” MV teaser

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 08:12 PM PDT


Talented singer and producer Park Jin Young has just released a music video teaser for his upcoming title track "Had Enough Parties".

His title song "Had Enough Parties" talks about how he wants to find a clear purpose of life so that he won't regret it when his life is over. The song is included in his upcoming tenth album 'Half Time' which will be released on September 9th.

Check out the teaser below:

KARA gets stronger and edgier in “Damaged Lady” MV

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 08:12 PM PDT


After much teasing, KARA is back with an upgraded image in latest music video for comeback title track "Damaged Lady"!

"Damaged Lady" is the title track to KARA's fourth full-length album 'Full Bloom' which was released on September 2. For this new album, the group is aiming for an even stronger and edgy image.

The song was written by Song Soo Yun and composed by musical duo Sweetune. According to Nicole on a recent 'Coming Soon Interview', "Damaged Lady" is about a girl who isn't mature enough to handle a break-up in a relationship and that many women can relate to the song.

Check out the MV below:

G-Dragon releases “Coup d’Etat” MV

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 08:03 PM PDT


Big Bang's G-Dragon has finally released the first part of his second full-length album 'Coup d'Etat' and the full music video for the song of the same name!

'Coup d'Etat' features tracks written and composed by the singer himself and a collaborative single with American hip-hop artist Missy Elliot, a five-time Grammy-winning rapper. The album also boasts 4 title tracks and G-Dragon will be releasing his album in parts with the Part 1 being released online today, September 2.

The first two title track which are also unveiled today, include "WHO YOU?" and "BLACK," with the latter featuring YG's new artist Jennie Kim, and also the heroin in the music video of G-Dragon's "That XX."

Meanwhile, the second part of the album will be released online on September 5th, and the rest of the album will be included in the physical album only, which will be released on September 13th.

Check out the MV below:

Bada & Eugene reunite at the backstage of Immortal Song 2

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 07:48 PM PDT


Singer BADA updated her Twitter on 31st August.

She wrote,"Although i'm not in my best condition, but with Eugene's support i can perform happily. Exactly we have....the energy to support each other".

She then addded,"Thanks Eugene, happy to be with you" and uploaded the photos above.

The girls reunite at the backstage of Immortal Song 2, they are seen posing happily with BADA's trophy.

Meanwhile, BADA secured her 4 consecutive victory on the show thanks to Eugene's support.

LUNAFLY releases sweet cover of Maroon 5’s “Love Somebody”

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 07:44 PM PDT


The talented trio of LUNAFLY, who have been treating fans with cover performances, are now back with another amazing cover song, to the delight of the fans.

On September 2, LUNAFLY released a sweet cover of Maroon 5's "Love Somebody", showing off their unique charms and musicality. The group also included a simple music video for the song.

Lunafly Returns To Malaysia with '365 WITH LUNAFLY'

Posted: 01 Sep 2013 07:25 PM PDT


Kuala Lumpur, 2 September 2013 - After a super warm welcome from their fans in Malaysia last March, Lunafly is set to perform yet another intimate showcase on 12th October 2013 at Taylors University Lakeside Campus.

Lunafly is a three-member Korean group consists of Sam, Teo, and Yun. Lunafly gained attention for their musical abilities and outstanding live performances as they often took on various street performances and music covers on YouTube, acquainting themselves with music lovers and their fans on a more personal level. The trio's popularity is growing internationally as they have performed in Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Japan, China & Tunisia.

Just like before, the two-hour showcase titled '365 WITH LUNAFLY' will be an intimate affairs with their fans. Audiences is in for a treat as the boys serenades and present their new songs, sprinkled with some familiar favorites at the showcase, which is also celebrating their one year debut anniversary.

"365 WITH LUNAFLY" will be held on 12th October 2013 at Taylors University Lakeside Campus. There will be two shows, "Superhero" Day Stage at 3PM and "Fly To Love" Night Stage at 8PM. Premium Passes (RM380) and VIP Passes (RM180) are available in limited quantity.

Special for Premium Pass holders, each session will comes with a pre-show Fanmeeting Session in which you may attend either Autograph session or Photograph session. Furthermore, there will be various giveaways and opportunities to win exciting giveaways from Lunafly throughout the day.

For more information on "365 WITH LUNAFLY" and how to secure your passes, log on to www.facebook.com/Inzpire.ME.