Tuesday, October 22, 2013

"Super Junior’s Siwon shows his masculine charms in ‘Arena Homme+’" plus 23 more

"Super Junior’s Siwon shows his masculine charms in ‘Arena Homme+’" plus 23 more

Super Junior’s Siwon shows his masculine charms in ‘Arena Homme+’

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 07:30 AM PDT

Super Junior's Choi Siwon has graced the cover of the November issue of fashion magazine 'Arena Homme+'.

In the pictorial, Siwon showed his strong and masculine charms donning edgy outfits and suits, complete with some facial hair to give a more mature image. Just like his role from upcoming Chinese action movie, confidently pulled off a 'tough guy' image.

Meanwhile, Siwon is currently preparing with Super Junior for their 'Super Show 5 World Tour' in Manila, Philippines on October 24th.

Crayon Pop are colorful dolls for ‘Marie Claire’

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 07:00 AM PDT

Girl group Crayon Pop put their helmets aside and showed off doll-like beauty in their recent pictorial with fashion magazine, 'Marie Claire'.

In the revealed photos, Crayon Pop ditched their usual goofy image for a more serious pictorial which brings out their individual beauty. Each member also picked a concept color and makeup corresponding their personality.

Check out the photos below:

4minute’s Sohyun to make a big screen debut

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 06:30 AM PDT

4minute member Sohyun will make a debut to the big screen next year.

According to Cube Entertainment, Sohyun has been cast for the lead role in new Korean comic drama film 'Hwanggu'. She will play the role of Misoo, a bright and high-spirited college student who will support her biracial boyfriend Han Goo through his hardships to challenge the national taekwondo title.

'Hwanggu' will mark Sohyun's first individual activity ever since 4minute's debut four years ago and it also signifies her debut on screen.

Sohyun said, "It will be my very first individual activities. I feel as if my heart would explode because of the excitement of being part of such great work. I will do my best to meet everyone's warmest anticipation."

SISTAR’s Hyorin to make solo debut this year

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 06:00 AM PDT

With previous reports that Hyorin may be standing before her fans as a solo artist, it has now been confirmed that the SISTAR's main vocalist will be making a solo debut this year.

On October 22, Starship Entertainment stated, "It is true that Hyorin is currently preparing for a solo album. The concept and production are in the final stages but we haven't decided a specific date of release."

According to some reports, Hyorin's solo album is scheduled for a November release. Known for her powerful vocals, many fans are anticipating what kind of songs Hyorin will showcase with her solo album.

Girls’ Generation’s Yuri disappointed at the lack of kiss scenes in ‘No Breathing’

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 05:30 AM PDT

Girls' Generation's Yuri recently expressed her disappointment at the lack of kiss scenes in her new movie 'No Breathing'.

On October 22, Yuri attended a press conference for 'No Breathing' at the CGV Wangsimni Theaters alongside her co-stars, including Lee Jong Suk, Seo In Guk and Park Chul Min, as well as the film's director.

During the press conference, Yuri mentioned the lack of a kiss scene in the movie, saying, "I had some disappointment regarding a kiss scene. Instead of kiss scenes, there are a lot of refreshing scenes, so I filmed with a happy heart."

When asked to pick one person out of the two co-actors Lee Jong Suk and Seo In Guk, Yuri smiled and answered, "I'm happy just thinking about it. Do I have to choose?"

Credit: @ch0sshi

Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon drops hint at upcoming comeback?

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 05:01 AM PDT

Girls' Generation's Taeyeon left fans buzzing with her latest post, hinting at upcoming comeback.

On October 22, the leader posted on her Instagram, "Today's recording is over too (peace) We're in the midst of album preparations too! It will be released soon! It's not that I didn't focus it on purpose, it's broken hehe", and shared a blurry photo of lyric sheets.

During a brief interview with Danny for his weekly show 'Danny from LA' back in August, Taeyeon, Sunny and Tiffany revealed that Girls' Generation is preparing for an album, possibly to be released in fall or winter.

What do you think? Are you ready for the girls?

Credit: Kymmie

IU shows off mature looks for ‘InStyle’

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 04:32 AM PDT

Currently storming the charts with comeback album, IU also took time to participate in a pictorial for fashion magazine 'InStyle'.

In the pictorial, IU ditched her 'nation's little sister' image for a more mature look. The singer donned various sexy black outfits that emphasize her femininity and curvy body figure.

In the accompanying interview, IU also talked about her new album 'Modern Times'. Check out more photos below.

Girls’ Generation’s Yuri shows sexiness in ‘Cosmopolitan’ BTS

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 04:00 AM PDT

Girls' Generation's Yuri has once again showcased her stunning sexiness in the behind-the-scenes clip from her recent pictorial for fashion magazine 'Cosmopolitan'.

Yuri looks alluring and sexy in different poses while donning a variety of black and white outfits ranging from body-hugging dress to elegant gowns.

Check out the video below.

Teen Top enjoys bubble bath in “Love Fool” teaser

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 03:32 AM PDT

Teen Top unveiled a video teaser for upcoming track "Love Fool".

The group will release a repackaged album 'Teen Top Class Addition' featuring new title track "Love Fool". "Love Fool" is a sentimental song well-matched to autumn season, and completely different from energetic concept of "Rocking".

'Teen Top Class Addition' will be released on October 23rd.

Check out the teaser below:

SHINee releases dance practice video for “Everybody”

Posted: 22 Oct 2013 03:15 AM PDT

SHINee has just unveiled a dance practice video for latest track "Everybody".

"Everybody" is a 'Complextro' number with catchy melody and funky rhythm. The choreography of "Everybody" was designed Tony Testa, who also worked with the choreography of the group's past hits "Sherlock" and "Dream Girl".

Watch the video below:

Park Shin Hye thanks fans for preparing food for ‘The Heir’ staff and cast

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 11:30 PM PDT

Actress Park Shin Hye recently thanked fans for providing food for the staff and cast of her SBS TV drama, 'The Heir'.

On October 19th, Park Shin Hye posted a series of photos on her Twitter, showing off the lunchbox, cake and other food sent by her fans from all over the world to support the first broadcast of 'The Heir'. The actress also highly praised and expressed thanks to the fans who are making continuous donations under her name.

Her agency S.A.L.T Entertainment stated, "The meal truck was sent by Park Shin Hye's fans on October 6th. The entire drama team could energize up and smoothly continue their shootings thanks to delicious meals."

KIM SOO HYUN appears in Dazed & Confused magazine

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 11:21 PM PDT

Dazed and Confused announced today that the hottest icon actor Kim Soo Hyun will be featured in the November 2013 Korean edition which is exclusively with Calvin Klein Jeans

The pictorial was shot by Korea's renowned photographer Hong Jang Hyun in Berlin, Germany. Kim Soo Hyun was styled with Calvin Klein Jeans fall-winter key looks from Calvin Klein Jeans 2013 fall season iconic denim RCKR KICK to variety of military concept outers: Pea Coat, leather rider jacket, and mustangs. The pictorial brought forth the spirit of the brand originality, capturing Kim Soo Hyun's masculine yet sophisticatedly sexy vibe in the images.

Kim Soo Hyun will be staring at new TV drama following up by "The Heritors" which is currently on air on SBS TV.

(*) Text and Photo copyright by Dazed and Confused.

Rookie rapper Kanto to collaborate with INFINITE’s Sunggyu for debut single

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 11:00 PM PDT

INFINITE's Sunggyu has lend his voice to rookie rapper Kanto's debut single.

Brand New Music's rapper Kanto is preparing to release his debut single "What You Want" and it has been announced that Sunggyu will be participating in the music video along with RiSe of Ladies' Code.

Sunggyu will mark his first musical featuring in rapper Kanto's debut single. According to the agency, Sunggyu's charming and distinctive vocal makes the track more complete.

Meanwhile, Kanto is a rookie hip-hop artist who came into the limelight through Mnet's hip-hop survival 'Show Me the Money 2' last year.

Check out the MV teaser below.

IU confirmed to star in ‘Pretty Man’

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 10:30 PM PDT

Having performed well in weekend drama 'You're the Best, Lee Soon Shin', IU is coming back to the small screen through KBS 'Pretty Man'.

On October 22nd, a press release confirmed that after recent discussions, IU has been casted as the female lead, Kim Bo Tong in KBS' upcoming new drama, 'Pretty Boy'.

Like her name which means 'normal', IU is an ordinary girl but has a lovable charm. She has a crush on Dokgo Ma Tae (Jang Geun Suk), and will find herself in a love triangle with David Choi, played by Lee Jang Woo.

Based on a comic book of the same name by renowned Korean cartoonist Chon Kye Young, 'Pretty Man' will tell the story of Dokgo Ma Tae, the prettiest boy in the world, who wants to gain money and power by using his beauty.

Meanwhile, 'Pretty Man' will air on November 20.

f(x)’s Amber dances cutely to SHINee’s “Everybody”

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 10:00 PM PDT

f(x)'s Amber made a hilarious yet adorable performance of SHINee's latest title song "Everybody".

Recently, Amber shared a video on her Instagram account captioned "EVERYBODY in Beijing!" in which she's seen dancing to SHINee's "Everybody". She performed the 'side step' dance, moving from the plane to dressing room, backstage and stadium.

Amber participated in SMTOWN Live World Tour in Beijing which was held at the Beijing Olympic Stadium with 70,000 fans in attendance.

Park Ji Yoon releases dance practice video for “Mr. Lee”

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 09:39 PM PDT

Park Ji Yoon has just unveiled a dance practice video for her latest track "Mr. Lee".

"Mr. Lee" is the title tune to Park Ji Yoon's new single album 'Mr.' which was released on October 21. The track is a dance number jointly created by Yoon Jong Shin and Primary.

Check out the video below:

Girls’ Generation’s “I Got A Boy” and Psy’s “Gentleman” nominated for ‘Video of the Year’ on ‘YouTube Music Awards’

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 09:30 PM PDT

Girls' Generation's "I Got A Boy" and Psy's "Gentleman" have been nominated for 'Video of the Year' at the upcoming first 'YouTube Music Awards'!

The YouTube Music Awards nominees span six categories, Video of the Year, Artist of the Year, Response of the Year, YouTube Phenomenon, YouTube Breakthrough and Innovation of the Year.

Girls' Generation's "I Got A Boy" and Psy's "Gentleman" music videos have been nominated for Video of the Year Award along with world-renowed artists' hit videos like Miley Cyrus' "We Can't Stop", Justin Bieber's "Beauty and a Beat", Lady Gaga's "Applause", One Direction's "Best Song Ever", Macklemore & Ryan Lewis's "Same Love", Demi Lovato's "Heart Attack", Selena Gomez's "Come & Get It" and Epic Rap Battles Of History's "Barack Obama vs Mitt Romney".

The YouTube Music Awards will honor the most loved, watched and shared music videos on YouTube over the last 12 months. Users can vote at youtube.com/musicawards by sharing the official YouTube Music Awards nomination videos across Facebook, Twitter or Google+. Winners will be announced on November 3.

Nine Muses release dance practice and BTS videos

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 09:01 PM PDT

Having already kicked off their comeback promotions, Nine Muses are now giving fans a dance practice video for latest title song "Gun".

Dressed in comfortable casual outfits, Nine Muses provided the fans a closer look at their sexy and synchronized choreography. In addition, the group revealed two new videos featuring the behind-the-scenes footage from album jacket and music video shooting.

Check out the videos below:

Yoo Seung Woo releases “U Who?” MV feat. San E

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 08:31 PM PDT

Former 'Superstar K4' contestant, Yoo Seung Woo, has just unveiled the music video for his new single "U Who?".

Released on October 22, "U Who?" is an easy-listening tune which features hip hop artist and rapper San E. Known for his trademark acoustic style, Yoo Seung Woo added a hip hop taste to his new track as he lip syncs to San E's charismatic rap.

Check out the MV below.

Girls’ Generation’s Yuri sings “Bling Star” for ‘No Breathing’ OST

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 08:14 PM PDT

Girls' Generation's Yuri has lent her voice for the official soundtrack of her upcoming movie 'No Breathing'.

On October 22, Yuri released her OST single titled, "Bling Star". The music video features various scene from the movie 'No Breathing' itself, heightening up anticipation.

Meanwhile, the three main actors of 'No Breathing', Yuri, Lee Jong Suk and Seo In Guk, will appear on air with "Naver Line Star Chat" for an hour to speak with fans and talk about their upcoming movie.

DELIGHT drops MV second teaser for “School Bell”

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 08:07 PM PDT

After debuting with first single "Mega Yak", rookie girl group DELIGHT is gearing up for a comeback later this month.

On October 22, DELIGHT released the second music video teaser for upcoming single "School Bell" (or "School Bell Ring Ring Ring"). The girl group showcased two different concepts in the teaser, looking lovely students in school uniforms before transforming into fierce and charismatic ladies in stylish outfits.

Check out the teaser below:

Jaejoong releases MV teaser for “Just Another Girl”

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 08:01 PM PDT

With just a week before his solo comeback, JYJ's Jaejoong unveiled a music video teaser for title song "Just Another Girl".

"Just Another Girl" is a post-grunge rock tune with powerful beat, exciting melody of punk and Britpop lyricism. Jaejoong reportedly wrote the lyrics for the song.

The music video will have both drama scenes and stage scenes and will be expressed with both a plot and a musical stage.

Meanwhile, Jaejoong will pre-release a single "Butterfly" on October 23rd before officially releasing his full album 'WWW: Who, When, Why' on the 29th.

Shin Seung Hoon releases MV teaser for “Sorry”

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 07:28 PM PDT

After pre-releasing the single "I've Changed a Lot", the 'King of Ballad' Shin Seung Hoon released a music video teaser for upcoming title song "Sorry".

"Sorry" will be included in Shin Seung Hoon's upcoming project album 'GREAT WAVE'. The latest album will go from British pop to hip-hop, disco and ballad, showing the depth and width of Shin Seung Hoon's musical world.

'GREAT WAVE' will be released on October 23.

Ailee releases MV for Japanese version of “Heaven”

Posted: 21 Oct 2013 07:07 PM PDT

Talented solo artist Ailee is gearing up to make her debut in Japan and she just released the music video for her upcoming title song "Heaven".

"Heaven" will be the translated version of her Korea debut single of the same title released in February of last year. The single album will be available on two different versions, and will be out in Japan on November 6th.

Check out the MV below.