Friday, November 15, 2013

"T.O.P releases MV for 'DOOM DADA' ! #DOOMDADAMV" plus 24 more

"T.O.P releases MV for 'DOOM DADA' ! #DOOMDADAMV" plus 24 more

T.O.P releases MV for 'DOOM DADA' ! #DOOMDADAMV

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 08:07 AM PST

Have you been waiting? T.O.P finally releases the unique music video for his single 'Doom Dada'. In the video, T.O.P. shows his overflowing talent and versatile charm.

Watch below:

Jang Geun Suk’s Chinese fans help promote his new drama ‘Pretty Boy’

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 07:00 AM PST

Jang Geun Suk's Chinese fans have come together to actively promote the actor's upcoming KBS 2TV Wed-Thu drama 'Pretty Boy'.

Since early this month, Chinese fans set up promotional buses and carts around Seoul bearing posters advertising Jang Geun Suk's newest drama 'Pretty Boy'. It is said that fans decided to produce the project to show their support for the actor's drama comeback.

The advertisements were posted on 10 buses that roll around different parts of Seoul including the Seoul station, Jamsil and Yongsan, and it will be posted until December 10th.

Jang Geun Suk said, "I want to thank my fans. I am touched by their warm encouragement. I am doing my best in every shootings, and I hope you will show a lot of support for the drama."

SHINee to conclude promotions for “Everybody”

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 06:30 AM PST

The boys of SHINee will be wrapping up their fifth mini album activities.

The upcoming November 7th broadcast of SBS' 'Inkigayo' will mark SHINe's last promotions for "Everybody". The conclusion will mark an extremely successful run for the group as they already collected six trophies from weekly music programs.

For their final performance, member Onew, who injured his neck late last month, will still appear onstage but he'll only be singing instead of dancing. Following the conclusion, SHINee will then focus on individual activities and upcoming year-end music festivals.

Lim Kim releases full MV for “Goodbye 20”

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 06:06 AM PST

Rookie singer Lim Kim (Kim Ye Rim) will be releasing her first full album next week, and ahead of the official release, she unveiled the full music video for title track "Goodbye 20".

The new track "Goodbye 20" is a bright number with witty and lively rhythm, and according to Mystic89, "it will be the cutest song from Lim Kim."

Check out the MV below:

2AM postpones release of ‘NOCTURNE’ album

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 06:00 AM PST

2AM's next album release has been postponed.

According to Big Hit Entertainment on November 15, 2AM's new mini album 'NOCTURNE', which was aiming for a release on November 19th, has been postponed by one week on the 27th. The decision came after producer Bang Si Hyuk and 2AM agreed to go through an extra mixing to raise the quality of the album.

The agency stated, "Because the members will not be having a separate promotion for the album, they will be 100% evaluated with music. 2AM decided to raise the quality of the album and decided to go through another mixing process. We apologize to the fans for postponing the release, but we will repay with a better quality."

Fuse TV names T.O.P and Britney Spears as sexiest musicians of 2013

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 05:30 AM PST

Big Bang's T.O.P and American pop star Britney Spears have been crowned as the 'Sexiest Musicians of 2013'

From October 15 to November 13, Fuse TV opened up a poll for fans to vote for the sexiest musician this year. After four weeks of intense fan voting, T.O.P came out on top amidst heavy competition including One Direction's Harry Styles, Justin Bieber, Justin Timberlake, Maroon 5's Adam Levine.

Pop queen Britney Spears won in the female category after also garnering nearly 1.5 million votes, beating out Selena Gomez, Hayley Williams and Lady Gaga.

Read full article here.

Lim Chang Jung talks about why Dongho left U-Kiss

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 05:00 AM PST

Singer Lim Chang Jung recently mentioned about Dongho's departure from U-Kiss.

On November 13, Lim Chang Jung appeared on MBC's 'Radio Star', and talked about how he came out of retirement to continue his singing career. As he shared his story of going back to old management agency NH Media, MC Kim Gura asked why Dongho decided to withdraw from U-Kiss.

Lim Chang Jung revealed, "I did not get to see Dongho for a long time, but U-Kiss' producer was deeply in thought about his withdrawal. The producer told that he has been exhausted for a long time, and that he could not stop Dongho from making his own choice."

He continued, "Dongho still had a lot of time left on his contract and the company could take a legal action if they wanted to. But they coolly let go of him. Which company would be able to do that?"

Source: StarN News

Yoo Jae Suk involved in minor car accident

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 04:40 AM PST

Entertainer Yoo Jae Suk has been reportedly involved in a minor car accident while filming for 'Infinity Challenge' at Cheonggye Creek.

According to the show's producer Kim Tae Ho on November 14, Yoo Jae Suk was hit lightly by a car while crossing the street. Fortunately, he was unharmed and after reassuring the female driver that he was all right, he went back to filming.

The producer added, "I am advising Yoo Jae Suk to receive a further examination at the hospital if there is any abnormality."

Ailee’s advertisement images taken down

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 04:20 AM PST

Since Ailee's recent nude photo scandal, the singer's advertisement photos have been taken down by the brand she is currently modeling for.

On November 12, a chicken brand which used Ailee as its main model, took down her advertisement photos from the webpage's main banner. Such an action was taken as a form of measure to keep away from her issue of nude photos.

Ailee found herself at the center of unwanted media spotlight following the leak of her nude photos earlier this week. While YMC Entertainment seeks legal action against the person who leaked the photos, Ailee is expected to continue with her schedules as planned.

100% V releases audio teaser for “Missing You”

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 03:51 AM PST

Idol group 100%'s first sub-unit '100% V' released an audio teaser for upcoming debut single titled, "Missing You".

100% V consists of members Chanyong, Jonghwan, Rokhyun and Hyukjin. The letter V stands for 'Voice' and 'Victory', as the unit group focuses on vocals.

Check out the teaser below:

Jeon Ji Hyun gets ready for Christmas with ‘DROPTOP’

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 03:41 AM PST

Getting ready for the holidays, actress Jeon Ji Hyun participated in a Christmas photoshoot for 'DROPTOP', in which she is the endorsement model for.

In the photos, Jeon Ji Hyun is wearing white top and denim jeans, paired with red scarf and cute antlers to complete an adorable Christmas reindeer look. She is also showing a lovely facial expressions as she poses with the brand's coffee.

Particularly, during the filming, Jeon Ji Hyun charmed many male staff as she gave off the unexpected charm of cuteness and loveliness.

IU starts rehearsing for her second solo concert

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 03:20 AM PST

Singer IU is hard at work in rehearsal for her upcoming second solo concert.

On November 15, Loen Entertainment uploaded a photo of IU via Twitter and wrote, "2nd solo concert D-8, IU is rehearsing until late in the night! Aren't you all excited?"

IU will hold her second solo concert 'Modern Times' on November 23, 24, 30 and December 1 at the Peace Hall in Kyunghee University, Seoul. According to her agency, IU is preparing a great number of special performances and special collaboration with a surprise guest.

Park Se Young and Super Junior’s Kangin start filming for ‘Cat Funeral’

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 03:06 AM PST

Actress Park Se Young and Super Junior's Kangin began shooting for upcoming movie 'Cat Funeral'.

On November 14, Park Se Young tweeted, "The first shooting of 'Cat Funeral' took place yesterday~^^ Please wish that the weather would be nice while shooting the movie~!!!!♥", and attached a photo of herself with co-star Kangin.

'Cat Funeral' focuses on a two days and one night journey of separated couple who reunites for the funeral of the girl's cat. Park Se Young and Kangin play the main characters, and the first shooting took place on November 13th.

[131115] Trouble Maker wins on Music Bank’s ‘K-Chart’ + Other Performances

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 02:43 AM PST

KBS "Music Bank" is back this week full of amazing performances!

The November 15th episode of the show features the comeback performances of duo Davichi with "The Letter" and rookie soloist NC.A with "Oh My God".

Other performers tonight included SHINee, Trouble Maker, K.Will, miss A, Untouchable, U-Kiss, A-JAX, BTS, N-Sonic, Yoo Sung Eun, MR.MR, FIESTAR, PURE, TINT, M.Pire, NOM, Mando & Chigi.

And for the highlight of the show, Trouble Maker won against SHINee on this week's 'K-Chart' with their latest title track, "Now"!

Congratulations Trouble Maker!

Tonight's Performances:


Mando & Chigi






Yoo Sung Eun







miss A


Trouble Maker


Watch tonight's comeback performances:

Davichi - "The Letter"
NC.A - "Oh My God"

Davichi returns with “The Letter” on ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 02:24 AM PST

Returning with another sad ballad, Davichi released their new single "The Letter" and starting their official promotions, the duo kick off their comeback stage on 'Music Bank'.

"The 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".

Check out their impressive performance below:

Rookie soloist NC.A says “Oh My God” on ‘Music Bank’

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 02:17 AM PST

After debuting with first single "My Student Teacher" last August, rookie soloist NC.A (New Creative Artist) is coming back to the music scene with new single "Oh My God"!

"Oh My God" is composed by the same composer, who has previously worked with SISTAR and Teen Top. The song sounds incredibly catchy which is accompanied by NC.A's cute choreography.

Watch her comeback performance on 'Music Bank' below.

miss A's Suzy likes cheese more than her "oppa" in new CF

Posted: 15 Nov 2013 01:29 AM PST

miss A's Suzy shows her adorable side in the new CF for Domino Pizza.

Gong Yoo is starred in the CF as well, when Suzy's asked whether she likes cheese or oppa, guess what's her answer?

Watch the CF here:

131115 Music Bank Performers List

Posted: 14 Nov 2013 11:51 PM PST

♬ Music Bank HOT Stage ★☆
- Davichi
- miss A
- Trouble Maker
- K.Will
- SHINee
- U-Kiss
Trouble Maker, K.Will, miss A, Untouchable, Davichi, U-Kiss, A-JAX, BTS, NC.A, N-SONIC, Yoo Seung Eun, MR.MR, FIESTAR, PURE, Tint, M.Pire, NOM

Gaon Chart releases rankings for November 3 – November 9

Posted: 14 Nov 2013 10:32 PM PST

Gaon Chart is the national record chart of South Korea. It is complied by the Korea Music Content Industry Association with an aim to create a national chart for Korea similar to the Billboard charts and Oricon charts.

[Rankings for Week November 3 – November 9, 2013]

Weekly Singles Chart

1. Primary & Park Myung Soo (ft. Gaeko) : "I Got C"

2. Jung Hyung Don & G-Dragon : "Going To Try"

3. Yoo Jae Suk & Yoo Hee Yeol (ft. Kim Jo Han) : "Please Don't Go My Girl"

4. Noh Hong Chul & Rose Motel : "Please Call Me Oppa"

5. Infinity Challenge : "Here We Are"

6. Jun Ha & Kim C (ft. Beenzino, Lee Sora) : "Will Be Gone"

7. Sung Si Kyung : "To You"

8. HaHa & Jang Ki Ha : "Super Weed Man"

9. San E (ft. Verbal Jint) : "Where Did You Sleep"

10. Gil & BoA : "G.A.B"


Weekly Album Chart

1. Jaejoong : "WWW" [1st Album]

2. miss A : "Hush" [2nd Album]

3. SHINee : "Everybody" [5th Mini Album]

4. U-Kiss : "Moments" [8th Mini Album]

5. EXO : "XOXO (Kiss Version)" [1st Album]

6. BTS : "O! RUL8,2?" [1st Mini Album]

7. Eminem : "The Marshall Mathers"

8. Avril Lavigne : "Avril Lavigne"

9. Block B : "Very Good" [3rd Mini Album]

10. EXO-K : "MAMA" [1st Mini Album]

< Last week rankings

Andy exits ‘Shinhwa Broadcast’ after involvement in illegal gambling

Posted: 14 Nov 2013 10:00 PM PST

Shinhwa's Andy who was recently involved in illegal gambling scandal, announced to be taking a break from all activities including 'Shinhwa Broadcast'.

On November 14, T.O.P Media released a statement on Andy's homepage, "We extend our apology to everyone who support Andy through this shameful event. Andy reflects deeply on his actions. He will be suspending all his activities and take time for self-reflection. He has already informed the staff of the programs that he is appearing in."

Andy was recently indicted on charges of illegal gambling, along with other celebrities like Boom, Lee Soo Geun, Tak Jae Hoon and Tony An.

JYJ’s Junsu invests 12.9 billion won in his Jeju Island Hotel

Posted: 14 Nov 2013 09:34 PM PST

JYJ's Junsu has reportedly invested approximately 12.9 billion won ($12 million) into building a hotel in Jeju Island.

According to Jeju Island council, Junsu received approval from the city of Jeju for the construction of the 'Jeju Toscana Hotel' in November of last year. The construction began from April and the hotel is slated to officially open its doors to the public sometime in March 2014.

Jeju Toscana Hotel will be a high class resort with 65 guest rooms, an outdoor swimming pool, seminar room, restaurants, cafe, spa and other facilities. The investors of the hotel also plan of having cultural performances such as a musical experiences, K-Pop star event, Korean band performances and more.

BTS Mini Album Vol. 1 - O!RUL8,2?

Posted: 14 Nov 2013 09:24 PM PST

This review of BTS Mini Album Vol. 1 - O!RUL8,2? is sponsored by Yesasia
BTS is known as the hottest hip hop rookies in 2013.

The boys won the best rookie award at the 2013 MMA awards, debuted with "No More Dream", their 2nd single "NO" showcases the amazing rap and dance ability of the 7 members of BTS, more photos of their album below.

Purchase the album here

BTOB Mini Album Vol. 3 - Thriller

Posted: 14 Nov 2013 09:13 PM PST

This review of BTOB Mini Album Vol. 3 - Thriller is sponsored by Yesasia
BTOB made their comeback with a fiercer image and the title of their new track is "Thriller".

The main color of the album is black to suit the thrilling concept of their latest single, the boys definitely go well with the dark concept, more photos of the album below

Purchase the album here

Jung Joon Young and Kim Joo Hyuk in talks to join ‘1 Night 2 Days’

Posted: 14 Nov 2013 09:00 PM PST

Singer Jung Joon Young and actor Kim Joo Hyuk are considering joining the new season of KBS variety program '1 Night 2 Days'.

A representative of the show revealed, "Jung Joon Young and Kim Joo Hyuk are strong candidates for the third season of '1 Night 2 Days'." Both stars' agencies also confirmed, "It is true that we have received the casting offer. We are positively reviewing it."

KBS is preparing to make member changes for season three of '1 Night 2 Days'. Only Kim Jong Min and Cha Tae Hyun of season two will join the new cast. Last week, SHINee's Minho, John Park and Yook Joong Wan of indie band Rose Motel have been named as new member of the show.

Ladies' Code Mini Album Vol. 2 - Code#2 Pretty Pretty

Posted: 14 Nov 2013 08:35 PM PST

This review of Ladies' Code Mini Album Vol. 2 is sponsored by Yesasia
Ladies' Code came back with their 2nd single "Pretty Pretty" and garnered much attention with their amazing live singing ability.

The main theme of the album suits the concept of "Pretty Pretty" very much with its colorful and adorable design. More photos of the album below

Purchase the album here