Monday, October 21, 2013

"A Pink holds first fan meeting in Taiwan" plus 24 more

"A Pink holds first fan meeting in Taiwan" plus 24 more

A Pink holds first fan meeting in Taiwan

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 07:30 AM PDT

The girls of A Pink met with their fans in Taiwan for the first time with a successful fan meeting.

The group held their '2013 A Pink Taiwan fan meeting' at the Nangang District in Taipei, Taiwan where they were warmly welcomed with 1,500 fans. A Pink opened up the fan meeting with a peformance of their debut song "I Don't Know", and then greeted their fans in Mandarin.

A Pink not only performed a number of hits for their fans, but they also interacted with them through talk sessions and various games.

Meanwhile, A Pink will hold their next fan meeting in Singapore on October 25th.

Yoo Seung Ho appears in promotional video of Korean army

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 07:02 AM PDT

In promotion of military services, actor Yoo Seung Ho participated in the public military advertisement.

A new promotion video was uploaded on Republic of Korea Army's official YouTube titled, "Youth on the Line in the Name of the Army". The promotional video features four soldiers from different divisions.

Currently serving the army, Yoo Seung Ho appeared in the video and said, "I am the actor who cried and laughed for the world, and I am currently an instructor of a new soldier training unit."

Check out the video below!

Girls’ Generation’s YoonA confirmed for ‘Prime Minister and I’

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 06:30 AM PDT

Girls' Generation's YoonA and actor Lee Bum Soo have been confirmed as the lead roles for the newest Mondays-Tuesdays KBS drama 'Prime Minister and I.'

On October 21, KBS announced, "Both YoonA and Lee Bum Soo confirmed for 'Prime Minister and I' and filming will start at the end of October. Though the two leads have a 20 year age difference, a new kind of chemistry is being anticipated."

'Prime Minister and I' is described as the Korean version of the famous story 'Sound of Music,' depicting a young governess who comes to the prime minister's house to work. YoonA will be playing the governess, who works at the Prime Minister's House while Lee Bum Soo plays the Prime Minister role.

'Prime Minister and I' will begin in December.

Chun Jung Myung and Kim Min Jung are dating?

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 06:00 AM PDT

Movie couple, Chun Jung Myung and Kim Min Jung, are reportedly dating in real life.

According to reports, Chun Jung Myung and Kim Min Jung have been dating for the last 10 months. They first met through the drama 'Fashion 70s' and developed their feelings after casting in the movie 'Queen of the Night' together last year. It is also reported that most of the staffs of the movie are aware of their relationship.

However, both of the stars' agencies denied the dating rumors stating, "The two have been long time friends." A reprentative of Kim Min Jung's agency also said, The two have become closer through the movie but they are not dating."

Chun Jung Myung and Kim Min Jung also drew many people's attention by showing a particularly intimate look at each other during the press conference of 'Queen of the Night'.

SISTAR’s Dasom is a mysterious girl for ‘Vogue Girl’

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 05:40 AM PDT

SISTAR's Dasom participated in a pictorial with fashion magazine 'Vogue Girl' where she transformed into a stunning and mysterious girl.

Dasom exuded a mysterious yet romantic aura with sorrowful charms for the November's issue of Vogue Girl. She showed a lovely look with her milky white skin emphasized by smoky makeup just like the female lead roles in Tim Burton's movies.

Meanwhile, Dasom is busy filming for upcoming KBS drama 'Love Through Song', which is set to air on November 4.

Lee Hyori is still sexy and hot for ‘COSMOPOLITAN’

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 05:20 AM PDT

After getting married with Lee Sang Soon, Lee Hyori proved everyone that she still got her hotness and sexiness in her recent pictorial for fashion magazine, 'COSMOPOLITAN'.

For the November issue of the magazine, Lee Hyori posed in sexy lingerie paired with clothing like winter coats, knitted sweaters, and others, showing off her unchanging charisma and beauty.

In the accompanying interview, the sexy diva shared, "After dating Lee Sang Soon for a week, I felt that I had to get married to this guy. This feeling was really unusual and amazing."

Meanwhile, Lee Hyori and Lee Sang Soon are currently enjoying their honeymoon in Europe.

Glamorous Suzy graces the pages of ‘Elle Korea’

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 04:54 AM PDT

The 'nation's first love' Suzy showcases her mature and glamorous transformation in her latest pictorial for the November issue of fashion magazine 'Elle Korea'.

With the concept of 'Sparkling Holiday', Suzy collaborated with Swarovsky and posed with the brand's new collection of jewelries. Donning in simple party dresses and smoky makeup, the singer-actress showcased her shinning beauty as bright as the twinkling jewelries.

Check out more photos below.

Trouble Maker spotted in couple outfits at Seoul Fashion Week

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 04:20 AM PDT

Trouble Maker's HyunA and Hyunseung have been spotted in couple outfits during the Seoul Fashion Week.

On October 21, the duo attended the 2014 Spring/Summer Seoul Fashion Week held at the IFC Mall and Yeouido Park in Yeouido. A number of iconic K-pop stars were also in attendance to witness the style-studded runways featuring fresh Spring/Summer 2014 designs.

Trouble Maker especially drew the eyes of the public with their couple look, donning jeans and mini one-piece dress along with matching patterned trench coat. HyunA was also seen holding at Hyunseung's arms while exchanging some sweet gazes, showing their affection for each other.

Check out the pictures below:

N-SONIC signals return with “RUN & RUN” MV teaser

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 04:00 AM PDT

Male group N-SONIC is signaling its return with the release of a music video teaser for upcoming title track, "RUN & RUN".

"RUN & RUN" is the title track to N-SONIC's second mini album 'Into the Light' which will be released on October 25th. The music video teaser gives fans a sneak peek at the group's concept and powerful choreography.

Check out the teaser below:

FIESTAR joins Instagram!

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 03:36 AM PDT

Girl group FIESTAR is the latest K-Pop star to jump on the Instagram trend.

On October 21, the group announced on its official Twitter:

In the post, FIESTAR included a link to their official Instagram account where they promptly greeted their fans with a lovely photo of member Jei.

Follow FIESTAR here.

Kahi Profile

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 03:13 AM PDT

Stage name: Kahi (가희)
Real name: Park Ji Young (박지영)
Label: Pledis entertainment
Occupation: singer, dancer, model
Birth Date: 25th December 1980
Hometown: Daegu
Height: 168 cm
Weight: 50 kg
Blood Type: O
Star Sign: Capricorn
Debut year (with After School): 2009
Debut year (as a solo): February 14, 2011
Debut song: Comeback, you bad person

- Kahi used to be a backup dancer for BoA, DJ DOC, Chaeyeon, Eun Ji Won, etc. since 2000-2006
- Kahi is a former member/leader of group "After School" (2009 - 2012)

Her latest track, "It's me":

Crayon Pop pressured about follow-up song after “Bar Bar Bar”

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 03:11 AM PDT

After recently gaining much public recognition, girl group Crayon Pop is feeling the pressure of trying to follow up the success of hit single "Bar Bar Bar".

On October 19th, Crayon Pop sat down for an interview KBS 2TV's 'Entertainment Relay'. During the interview, the reporter asked whether they felt pressure about the follow-up song after the great success of "Bar Bar Bar".

The members answered, "A lot! When we first received 'Bar Bar Bar', it didn't seem like it would do well. However, we worked hard to try and make it work. We believe that we could do it again."

Tickets to ‘No Breathing’ megatalk sell out in one minute

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 11:00 PM PDT

Tickets for the upcoming megatalk session of 'No Breathing' has been sold out in just one minute!

In celebration of the movie's opening, Seo In Guk, Lee Jong Suk and Girls' Generation's Yuri will be holding a megatalk session at the Megabox Coex in Seoul on October 30th. The event will give fans the chance to talk with the stars and the director of the movie.

As soon as tickets went on sale, fans battled out to get their hands on the tickets for the session, and all tickets were immediately sold out within a minute.Tickets to 'No Breathing' megatalk sell out in one minute.

Akdong Musician donates talent for Lou Gehrig’s disease patients

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 10:31 PM PDT

Talented duo of Akdong Musician will be sharing their talents for a good cause.

According to YG Entertainment, Akdong Musician will perform at the 'Hope for Lou Gehrig's Disease Concert with Park Seung Il and Sean' which will be held on October 21 at the Konkuk University New Millenium Memorial Hall at 7PM (KST).

The concert is hosted by Seungil Hope Foundation, which is co-represented by former basketball player Park Seung Il and Jinusean's Sean. All the profits from the concert will be donated to help build a hospital for Lou Gehrig's disease patients.

IU releases performance version of “The Red Shoes” MV

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 10:10 PM PDT

IU has just unveiled a performance version music video of her latest title song "The Red Shoes".

Just as the name suggests, the new music video focuses on the choreography and performance of the song. Complete with backup dancers and a jazz band, IU showcases a musical-like show in her latest music video.

Check out the video below:

Kang Seung Yoon breaks into tears, “I wouldn’t be happy even if we win”

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 10:00 PM PDT

With the last round of battle of 'WIN' just around the corner, Team A leader Kang Seung Yoon expressed his bittersweet feelings.

On the October 18th episode of Mnet's 'WHO IS NEXT: WIN' Kang Seung Yoon had an interview before the final round of battle. He shared, "I wouldn't feel so happy even if we win."

He explained, "There are members in Team B who did not even attend school so that they can solely devote themselves in this. If there is a way for all of us, I would at least be able to imagine all of us becoming WINNER."

Kang Seung Yoon then broke into tears as he expressed, "I really don't want our team to be disqualified from becoming the WINNER, but I would also hate to beat the hard-working members of Team B to take that position."

Source: YG Entertainment

T-ara holds successful outdoor autograph session

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 09:36 PM PDT

In celebration of their latest comeback, girl group T-ara held an outdoor autograph session.

On October 19th, T-ara members gathered together for an outdoor autograph session in front of the Core Contents Media headquarters. Approximately 700 fans attended the event, who were warmly welcomed by the members.

T-ara expressed their thanks to the fans who made their way to the event and said, "We are sorry that we could not give autographs to everyone, and we promise that we will make another event like this some time soon."

Crayon Pop gets you jumping in promotional MV for ‘Caffe Bene’

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 09:00 PM PDT

The adorable girl group, Crayon Pop, who recently been chosen as the new endorsement models for 'Caffe Bene', finally released a promotional music video for the coffeehouse chain.

Dressed in their famous colorful outfits and coffee topped helmets, Crayon Pop gets fans dancing and jumping with a remix of their hit song, "Bar Bar Bar" to promote the Caffe Bene's new winter menu, red bean soup.

Watch the MV below:

Kahi teaches fans the choreography for “It’s Me”

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 08:45 PM PDT

The 'dancing diva' Kahi has just released a dance tutorial video for her latest track, "It's Me".

On October 21, Loen Entertainment released the next installment of 'Let's Dance', this time featuring Kahi. Step by step, she showed the three main points of the choreography, and impressed fans with her sexy and graceful moves.

"It's Me" is the title song to Kahi's new mini album 'Who Are You?'. The song is a tango-influenced electropop single which features Dumbfoundead.

Check out the video below:

T-ara releases history version MV for “Number 9”

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 08:28 PM PDT

T-ara finally unveiled a history version music video of their latest title song, "Number 9".

Similar to the second version where the girls are seen wandering the desert of Mongolia, the third version of "Number 9" MV features more solo cuts of the members. It also includes short introduction about the song and concept.

Check out the MV below.

K.Will drops “You Don’t Know Love” MV starring EXO’s Chanyeol and Lee Ho Jung

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 08:06 PM PDT

K.Will finally unveiled the full music video for his title song "You Don't Know Love" starring EXO's Chanyeol and Lee Ho Jung who showcase their great acting skills of expressing the feelings of love and farewells.

"You Don't Know Love," composed by hit K-pop songwriter Double Sidekick, is an acoustic R&B song with a jazzy piano sound and retro R&B rhythm in a perfect harmony with K.Will's delicate and groovy vocal.

A-PRINCE releases “Romantic Gangwon” MV

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 08:02 PM PDT

Following their catchy dance track "Mambo", A-PRINCE is back with its latest single "Romantic Gangwon"!

Released on October 21, "Romantic Gangwon" is a ballad number accompanied with romantic piano and string sounds and A-PRINCE's lovely voices. Different from their previous dance singles, the new track showcases another side of the members.

Check out the MV below.

A-JAX are charming scouts for ‘Snake’ comeback

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 07:38 PM PDT

After their 'Insane' promotions back in summer, idol group A-JAX is returning to the music scene with their third single 'Snake'.

On October 21, the group confirmed their return on their official Facebook page, dropping the first image teaser for third single 'Snake'. In the photo, the members are dressed up as charming scouts, complete with uniforms, scarfs and caps.

Stay tuned for more A-JAX's updates!

Jaejoong announces title song “Just Another Girl”

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 07:15 PM PDT

JYJ's Jaejoong has now revealed the title song for his much anticipated first full-length solo album.

C-Jes Entertainment revealed teaser image for Jaejoong's title song "Just Another Girl". The song is a post-grunge rock tune with powerful beat, exciting melody of punk and Britpop lyricism. Jaejoong reportedly wrote the lyrics for the song.

A music video teaser for "Just Another Girl" will be released on October 22. Jaejoong will pre-release a single "Butterfly" on the 23rd before officially releasing his full album 'WWW: Who, When, Why' on October 29th.

Taeyang unveils teaser image for solo comeback

Posted: 20 Oct 2013 07:05 PM PDT

Following the successful solo comebacks of Seungri and G-Dragon, Taeyang is the third Big Bang member gearing up for a solo promotion.

On October 21, YG Entertainment uploaded on its official blog a teaser image for Taeyang's upcoming comeback. The black-and-white photo showed Taeyang hiding his face under his sweater, and a mysterious mark was seen tattooed on his forehead.

Taeyang will release his second solo album with double title tracks. He participated as a producer for the album which will most likely be released at the end of October.