Wednesday, October 23, 2013

"2PM’s “Winter Games” tops Oricon weekly chart" plus 17 more

"2PM’s “Winter Games” tops Oricon weekly chart" plus 17 more

2PM’s “Winter Games” tops Oricon weekly chart

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 08:00 AM PDT

2PM's latest Japanese single remained strong at the top of on Japan's Oricon chart.

According to Oricon, 2PM's seventh Japanese single "Winter Games", which was released on October 16 and debuted at No.1 on various daily charts, confidently took over first place on the Oricon's Weekly Singles chart on October 23.

"Winter Games" is a dance ballad number filled with wintery feelings of broken hearted men. 2PM performed the song at a Japanese fan meeting and receive great response from their Japanese fans.

SS501 to reunite at Heo Young Saeng’s concert

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 07:40 AM PDT

Fans rejoice! SS501 will be reuniting for the first time in three years.

On October 26th, SS501 members will reunite and gather in one stage for Heo Young Saeng's solo concert to be held at the Seoul AX Hall. The concert will be a farewell event for Heo Young Saeng's fans before he enters the army on October 31.

SS501's last group activity was during their 'DESTINATION' promotion back in 2010. Although they did not officially disbanded, the members have transferred to different agencies and pursued solo activities. This will be their first reunion together after three years.

Super Junior’s Heechul to join ‘Super Show 5’ in Philippines

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 07:10 AM PDT

Heechul is resuming his musical activities starting with Super Junior's world concert tour in the Philippnes.

SM Entertainment confirmed that Heechul will be present at 'Super Junior World Tour – Super Show 5 in Manila' to be held on October 24th at Mall of Asia Arena in the Philippines. He is currently preparing to show his special individual performance in celebration of his return.

Heechul's last concert with the group was during 'Super Show 3' in Vietnam back in May 2011 before he enlisted for his mandatory national service.

Taeyang confirms comeback on November 1

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 06:45 AM PDT

Big Bang's Taeyang has finally confirmed his comeback date!

On October 23, YG Entertainment released a second image teaser for Taeyang's solo comeback. Similar to the first teaser picture, it also included new words "HE IS BACK" and "2013.11.01", confirming his return on November 1.

YG Entertainment had planned to release Taeyang's new solo album in September this year. However, as Taeyang paid extra attention and care to the preparations, it was delayed for about two months. According to sources, Taeyang participated as a producer for the album.

T-ara to make December comeback with a remake single

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 06:31 AM PDT

Fans will be able to see T-ara until the end of the year as they will be coming back with another single in December.

Currently promoting their new track "Number 9", Core Contents Media announced that T-ara will be remaking the 1997 hit song "What About Me" by the Sand Pebbles. Shinsadong Tiger will rearrange the track to add a new modern twist to the retro song. It will be a pop dance song with a traditional melody.

T-ara also released a teaser image for "What About Me" featuring a picture of an old cassette tape with the words "T-ara" and "Again 1977.'

U-Kiss to pre-release “Mystery Lady” ahead of comeback mini album ‘Moments’

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 06:13 AM PDT

U-Kiss has just dropped new image teasers, announcing its return to the music scene.

On October 23, U-Kiss' agency announced that the group would be coming back as 6 members at the end of this month after the departure of member Dongho. They will be releasing their 8th mini album titled 'Moments' on October 31.

The mini album will include a total of seven songs and a 30-page photo book. Ahead of its official release, U-Kiss will give a preview to its album with the pre-release of R&B single titled "Mysterious Lady" on the 24th.

Teen Top releases repackaged album ‘Teen Top Class Addition’

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 05:54 AM PDT

After their successful "Rocking" promotions, Teen Top is returning to fans with a repackaged version of their mini-album 'Teen Top Class.'

On October 23, Teen Top released the repackaged album 'Teen Top Class Addition' featuring the new title track "Love Fool". "Love Fool" is a sentimental song well-matched to autumn season, and completely different from energetic concept of "Rocking".

Check out the tracks below:

JYJ’s Jaejoong pre-releases new song “Butterfly”

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 05:45 AM PDT

JYJ's Jaejoong pre-released another tune from his upcoming first studio album.

On October 23, Jaejoong released his new rock track "Butterfly", a song with powerful rock spirit and strong tempo in simple melody line. Jaejoong personally participated in the writing of the lyrics, and his tender and delicate sentiment is well-delivered through the song.

Check out the single below.

Shin Ji Hoon Profile

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 05:23 AM PDT

Full name: Shin Ji Hoon (신지훈)
Label: Cube entertainment
Birthday: June 23, 1998
Profession: singer, ice skater
Debut date: Oct 16 2013
Debut song: Right there

Shin Ji Hoon is in top 6 of SBS's Kpop star season 2

Her debut track:

Hyoyeon vs. Jae Kyung vs. Victoria, who wore it better?

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 03:16 AM PDT

SNSD's Hyo Yeon, Rainbow's Jae Kyung and f(x)'s Victoria were seen wearing the same-design dress, which is from S=YZ S/S 2013 collection.

Hyo Yeon pulls off a Western style with blond hair and hightlight necklace at the airport while Jae Kyung looks stylish with curly hair as an MC of Mnet Mcoutdown! The rest is f(x)'s Victoria who made an appearance in 1 episode of SBS's Star King.

Who do you think looks better in it?

Jenny@Daily K Pop News

miss A's Suzy has dry hair?

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 02:23 AM PDT

 miss A's Suzy updated her Twitter on 21st October with 2 new photos.

She mentioned,"I have drier hair is it because i shampooed twice?"

Fans commented,"Still a goddess","when's miss A's comeback" and etc.

A Pink poses with Fahrenheit's Calvin

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 01:43 AM PDT

A Pink ended their fanmeeting in Taiwan successfully.

Fahrenheit's Calvin updated his Weibo with a group photo taken at the backstage with the members of A Pink. He expressed his happiness in MCing the showcase and hope that he will have chance to meet the girls again in the future.

Fans commented after seeing this photo,"Calvin looks so cute here, when is Fahrenheit making a comeback","A Pink girls did well on their fanmeeting" and etc.

KARA's Jiyoung is a mature lady for "SURE" Magazine

Posted: 23 Oct 2013 01:35 AM PDT

KARA's Kang Jiyoung graces the November issue of SURE magazine.

During her recent interview, she mentioned,"wanted to grow up quickly when i was a kid, however after i experienced it there's nothing special, but i will try to think like a 20 year old."

More photos will be released through the November issue of SURE Magazine.

Trouble Maker teases with mysterious video teaser

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 11:12 PM PDT

Trouble Maker is making a comeback soon with upcoming hit song titled "There Is No Tomorrow".

According to Cube Entertainment, their new song will be released on 29th October, check out the video teaser for the time being.

Are you excited?

[MUST WATCH] BTS sings the Trot and Opera version of "N.O"

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 09:39 PM PDT

The members of BTS take on new challenge as they sing the TROT and Opera version of their latest hit song "N.O".

Check out the upgraded version of "N.O" below:

BESTie teaches the "Love Option" dance

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 09:33 PM PDT

Check out the dance tutorial of BESTie's new song "Love Option" below:

Soo Young vs. Sung Yuri vs. So Hee, who wore it better?

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 08:57 PM PDT

Soo Young, Sung Yuri and So Hee glow in the gentle ribbon brooch blouse. Who wore it better?

Soo Young mixed the shirt with a pink and black skirt in one episode of Hanbam while Sung Yuri and So Hee used black and white as main colors.

Who looks better in your eyes?


Girls' Generation's Seohyun updates fans with a pair of adorable selcas

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 07:41 PM PDT

Girls' Generation's maknae updated fans with a pair of adorable selcas.

She attended the 'GiRL de Provence Thank You Party' in Thailand with members Yoona and Jessica recently. She adorably places a bottle of perfume on top of her head.

Fans responded,"so cute","that's a smart way of marketing" and etc.