Thursday, November 7, 2013

"B1A4 to release an OST for ‘Reply 1994’" plus 24 more

"B1A4 to release an OST for ‘Reply 1994’" plus 24 more

B1A4 to release an OST for ‘Reply 1994’

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 06:35 AM PST

Showing their support for fellow member Baro, B1A4 will be participating in the soundtrack for tvN's 'Reply 1994'.

On November 8th, B1A4 will release a remake version of "With You". The hit song was used as theme song for the 1994 drama 'Feeling' and was sung by the main cast members Son Ji Chang and Kim Min Jong.

Giving the song a new twist, B1A4's remake version will be of the electronic genre.

Seo In Guk to hold solo concert in December

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 06:00 AM PST

Singer-turned-actor Seo In Guk will be holding his first solo concert next month.

The concert is titled 'Supri-In Guk' (Surprise + In Guk) and will be held for two days from December 28 to 29 Ewha Womans University auditorium in Seoul. He will present various performances as well as share behind stories that he haven't talked on TV.

Seo In Guk also revealed the official concert poster through his Twitter. He tweeted, "Concert ticket will open on November 7 at 8:00PM! I'm nervous already haha. Please check it out!"

SHINee’s Minho and John Park in talks to join ‘1 Night 2 Days’

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 05:30 AM PST

Following the departure of Joo Won and Lee Soo Geun, KBS's variety show '1 Night 2 Days' is looking for new members for the upcoming new season.

According to reports, SHINee's Minho, John Park and indie band Rose Motel's vocal Yook Joong Wan are strong candidates for new members in the third season of the variety program.

Both Minho and John Park's agencies stated, "It's true that we've received an offer. We are discussing the matter with the producing crew but nothing has been confirmed yet."

Meanwhile, there are also rumors that current '1 Night 2 Days' members Yoo Hae Jin, Sung Si Kyung and Kim Jong Min may even depart from the show as well.

Suzy reveals the secrets to her perfect skin

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 05:00 AM PST

miss A's Suzy recently shared the secrets behind her flawless skin and good-looking figure.

Suzy appeared as guest on the November 6th episode of SBS TV program 'Night TV Entertainment' and shared, "I usually wash my face for 10 minutes or more. If there's a pimple, I would wash that area for twenty minutes."

She also revealed the method she used to maintain her body figure. Suzy said, "I already introduced my 'penguin exercise' routine before", before getting down to demonstrate the workout for the interviewer.

MBC Korean Music Wave in Singapore has been canceled

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 04:30 AM PST

The upcoming MBC Korean Music Wave in Singapore 2013 has officially been canceled.

On November 6, the local concert organizer Fatfish Entertainment announced the cancelation of the much awaited large-scale concert through its official Facebook page.

We regret to announce that the MBC Korean Music Wave in Singapore 2013 has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances including contractual difficulties with our co-producer, MBC.

Your support has been much appreciated and we sincerely apologize to all the fans and ticket holders for any disappointment and/or inconvenience caused.

This is an unexpected turn of events and we are ascertaining how this cancellation will affect our financial position. We are currently seeking professional advice to see how we can best refund our ticket holders and other creditors. We will need some time for this and seek your patience and understanding during this difficult time.

Thank you again to all the fans and our partners and sponsors for your continued support.

MBC Korean Music Wave in Singapore 2013 is scheduled to take place on November 16 at 7PM (KST) at the Gardens By The Bay, with Girls' Generation's Taeyeon, Tiffany and Seohyun as hosts. The lineup included SHINee, EXO miss A, SISTAR, KARA, 2PM, 2AM, 4Minute, B1A4, Teen Top, B.A.P, FT Island and IU.

2AM’s Jo Kwon talks about Sunye’s baby

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 04:00 AM PST

2AM's Jo Kwon recently talked about his bestfriend Sunye's baby.

On November 6, 2AM members appeared as guests on KBS Radio 'Jo Jung Chi & Ha Rim's 2'o Clock', where Jo Kwon mentioned about Wonder Girls' Sunye and her baby daughter.

Jo Kwon said, "Sunye is doing well in Canada and also in a very healthy condition. She sent me photos of her daughter. She's pretty."

When asked who does the daughter resemble more, Jo Kwon answered, "I think she has inherited Sunye's wide forehead. She took all the good features from her parents."

Teen Top’s Changjo and 100%’s Rockhyun hold a dance showdown

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 03:35 AM PST

Teen Top's Changjo and 100%'s Rockhyun showcase their powerful moves in a special dance showdown!

On November 7th, Changjo tweeted, "Please watch this! It's my present for the Angels for my upcoming birthday!!", and shared a link of a dance showdown video.

Titled "TOP MEDIA TEEN TOP&100% - THE FIRST PRESENT", the video features Teen Top's Changjo and 100%'s Rockhyun showing off their graceful and powerful moves for a special fierce dance battle.

Check out the video below:

AOA are sexy angels for “Confused” performance on ‘M! Countdown’

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 03:12 AM PST

The angelic members of AOA descend from heaven to take over the stage for another explosive performance.

On November 7th, AOA performed their latest title track "Confused" on 'M! Countdown'. Unlike their usual perfomance, the members prepared a special stage and appeared in white angel wings and black outfits, living up to their name as 'Ace of Angels'.

Check out their performance below:

[131107] Trouble Maker wins on ‘M! Countdown’ + Other Performances

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 02:44 AM PST

Mnet's "M! Countdown" is back this week full of amazing performances!

The November 7th episode of the show features comeback performances from miss A, LEDApple, Trouble Maker, Bangtan Boys (BTS) and FIESTAR.

Other performers tonight included Nine Muses, Rhythm Power, Mando&Chigi, Park Ji Yoon, BESTie, AOA, N-Sonic, Yoo Seung Woo, U-Kiss, Lim Chang Jung, Jung Joon Young, G-Dragon, Topp Dogg and T-ara.

And for the highlight of the show, Trouble Maker won against Park Ji Yoon on this week's chart with their latest title track, "Now"!

Congratulations Trouble Maker!

Tonight's Performances:

Nine Muses

Rhythm Power



Park Ji Yoon






Yoo Sung Eun (Comeback Stage)

Yoo Seung Woo


Lim Chang Jung

Jung Joon Young

Topp Dogg

G-Dragon (Goodbye Stage)

T-ara (Goodbye Stage)

Trouble Maker

Watch tonight's comeback performances:

miss A - "Hush"
LEDApple - "With The Wind"
FIESTAR - "I Don't Know"
BTS - "The Rise of Bangtan"

miss A makes a sexy comeback with “Hush” on ‘M! Countdown’

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 02:27 AM PST

After a year of preparation, miss A finally returned to the 'M! Countdown' stage with its flashy and alluring performance of latest title track, "Hush"!

"Hush" was composed by E-Tribe, the famous composer behind Girls' Generation's "Gee" and Lee Hyori's "U Go Girl". This is the first time that miss A's title song was not written by Park Jin Young since its debut in 2010.

The new track is also receiving much attention as the choreography includes "pole dance", which emphasizes miss A's trademark powerful sexiness and matured beauty.

Watch their performance below.

BTS follows up with “The Rise of Bangtan” on ‘M! Countdown’

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 02:14 AM PST

BTS (Bangtan Boys) are storming the stage once again with a follow-up promotion for "The Rise of Bangtan".

"The Rise of Bangtan" is included in the group's latest mini album 'O! R U L8, 2?'. It is the old-school genre tune with funky drum beat and brass, which suits for everyone's party time. Members Rap Monster, SUGA and J-hope are said to have participated in the production of the track.

Watch their performance below:

FIESTAR is back on ‘M! Countdown’ with “I Don’t Know”

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 01:42 AM PST

Girl group FIESTAR finally made their highly-awaited comeback stage on 'Music Bank'!

On November 1, FIESTAR performed their latest title track "I Don't Know" from the group's third single album, 'Curious', showing off their cute and sexy concept.

"I Don't Know" expressed the honesty and curiosity of an innocent girl who is new to love. Produced by hitmaker Shinsadong Tiger, the song features an addictive melody of "10 Little Indians" and cute lyrics.

Watch their performance below:

LEDApple returns “With The Wind” on ‘M! Countdown’

Posted: 07 Nov 2013 01:39 AM PST

Idol band LEDApple, who has been bringing fantastic cover song each week, is finally making an official music comeback with new digital single "With The Wind".

"With The Wind" is a rock ballad number, co-created by LEDApple members and hitmaker Shinsadong Tiger. This marks the group's first official comeback since "Bad Boys" last June.

Watch their performance below:

B.A.P and A Pink go to school in Skoolooks uniform

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 11:42 PM PST

Check out the new CF of Skoolooks featuring B.A.P and A Pink

Kahi and After School to host SNL Korea

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 10:35 PM PST

Kahi and After School will be reuniting in an upcoming episode of tvN's popular live comedy show, SNL Korea.

According to tvN, Kahi and After School will appear as guest hosts for the 37th episode of SNL Korea, which will be aired November 16th at 11PM KST. Although no detailed content was revealed, the former teammates are expected to showcase their R-rated comic acting.

Jaejoong’s Korean album ranks 4th on Oricon’s weekly chart

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 10:00 PM PST

JYJ Jaejoong's latest solo Korean album has placed within the top five slots on Japan's prestigious Oricon weekly music chart.

According to a representative of C-JeS Entertainment, Jaejoong's first solo album 'WWW: Who, When, Why' is receiving lots of attention not only in Korea, but also in Japan. The album ranked #4 on Oricon's combined weekly chart, and largely surprised many music industry officials in the Japan.

This achievement is very significant as Jaejoong did not have any album promotion in Japan yet, and it clearly shows how much popularity Jaejoong's album is receiving in the country.

To thank the Japanese fans, Jaejoong plans to meet with 60,000 fans in Japan through concerts on November 15-16 at the Yokohama Stadium. The rep added, "Only certain artists can fill up the entire stadium with their fans. Japanese fans' excitement for Jaejoong's concerts is now reaching the peak."

Kahi reveals her actual weight and diet

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 09:30 PM PST

Singer Kahi recently revealed her current weight and diet.

On November 5th, Kahi appeared on SBS Power FM's 'Choi Hwa Jung's Power Time' as a special guest and talked about her current weight.

During the broadcast, DJ Choi Hwa Jung asked "Your body shape is beautiful. How much do you weigh?" Kahi replied, "I am 168cm tall, and I weigh 49kg."

She continued and revealed her diet, saying, "I love to eat so I eat seven meals a day. But I don't eat after 6pm. I eat a banana in the mornings, and I only have Korean food. Since a month before my comeback, I've been exercising daily to maintain my figure."

Davichi decided to release “Letter” at midnight

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 09:00 PM PST

Breaking the usual noontime release, Davichi will be unveiling their upcoming new track "Letter" at midnight.

According to the duo's agency, Davichi will be releasing their title track "Letter" at midnight on November 12. Instead of noon, it will be released at midnight time as the song is an emotional ballad that matches the quiet atmosphere of the night.

"Letter" blends the orchestral sound and acoustic guitar, completed with poetic sad lyrics that will bring tears to your eyes. It is composed by Jeon Hae Sung, who also worked with their previous hit "Don't Say Goodbye".

Super Junior to give lecture at Oxford University

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 08:32 PM PST

Super Junior will be giving a lecture to the students at England's Oxford University.

The Oxford University Korea Society announced on SNS accounts, "We will be co-hosting a speaking event with Super Junior on November 10th at Oxford University" and "There will be four speakers: Kangin, Eunhyuk, Siwon and Kyuhyun."

Approximately 300 students of different nationalities sent in applications in 3 days, who will be given accesses to the lecture. Super Junior will be the second Korean singers to give a lecture at Oxford University after Psy.

Meanwhile, Super Junior will be holding their 'Super Show 5' concert at England's Wembley Arena on November 9th.

BEG sub-unit ‘M&N’ reveals daring teaser image of Miryo

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 08:00 PM PST

Brown Eyed Girls will be launching their very first sub-unit called 'M&N', consisting of members Miryo and Narsha. Following Narsha's teaser released earlier, Nega Network followed it up with an individual teaser image of Miryo.

In the photo, Miryo looks very alluring in her lacy white bra, short skirt and golden accessories. Similar to previous teaser, she also holds a colorful lollipop on her chest.

M&N will debut with a digital single on November 11th. Fellow member Jea, who composed the group's 5th album title track "Kill Bill", composed their new song. Miryo and Narsha also participated in songwriting and producing.

Park Shin Hye sings her “Story” for ‘The Heirs’ OST

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 07:46 PM PST

Actress Park Shin Hye participated in the soundtrack for her current hit drama 'The Heirs'.

On November 7, the actress released her new single "Story" as the Part 5 of the drama soundtrack. The acoustic ballad track features the lovely voice of Park Shin Hye, who plays Cha Eun Sung, a girl born into poverty.

Meanwhile, 'The Heirs' is a teen drama about the romance and friendship of wealthy high school students and a realistically poor girl.

‘Pretty Boy’ releases first trailer with Jang Geun Suk, IU and Han Chae Young

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 07:33 PM PST

The upcoming KBS 2TV Wed-Thu drama 'Pretty Boy' has released first trailer featuring the lead cast members Jang Geun Suk, IU and Han Chae Young.

A preview for 'Pretty Boy' was aired after the latest episode of 'Secret Love', giving the viewers a first look at the drama as well as the characters played by Jang Geun Suk, IU and Han Chae Young.

'Pretty Boy' revolves around loner Dokgo Ma Te (Jang Geun Suk), the prettiest boy in the world who wants to gain money and power by using his beauty. IU plays an ordinary girl named Kim Bo Tong, who has a crush on pretty boy Dokgo Ma Te, while Han Chae Young will be the beautiful Hong Yoo Ra, which helps Dokgo Ma Te turn into a strong person.

MR.MR asks “Do You Feel Me” in comeback MV teaser

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 07:08 PM PST

Idol group MR.MR is coming back with a new album this November, and they just unveiled a music video teaser for title song "Do You Feel Me", giving fans a preview at their new music.

MR.MR will return on November 8th with new title track "Do You Feel Me". New 6th member named, HON, will join the group for this comeback. Check out the video teaser below.

Yoo Sung Eun releases her “Healing” MV

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 07:04 PM PST

Rookie female artist Yoo Sung Eun, who debuted with 'Be OK', is returning to the spotlight with her new single "Healing".

Released online on November 7th, "Healing" combines Yoo Sung Eun's amazing vocals with Korean traditional sounds, giving a unique concept. The music video for the song also features 'Dancing 9' finalists.

Check out the MV below:

Davichi releases MV teaser for “Letter”

Posted: 06 Nov 2013 06:49 PM PST

Talented duo of Davichi is gearing up for a comeback next week, and they just unveiled a music video teaser for upcoming track "Letter".

"Letter" is an acoustic and poetic ballad composed by Jeon Hae Sung, who also worked with their previous hit "Don't Say Goodbye". It contains a beautiful harmony of the powerful orchestration and soft acoustic guitar melody, and its sad lyrics is expected to move listeners' heart in this late fall.

Check out the teaser below: