Thursday, December 19, 2013

"IU reveals the cover of 3rd repackaged album" plus 18 more

"IU reveals the cover of 3rd repackaged album" plus 18 more


IU reveals the cover of 3rd repackaged album

Posted: 19 Dec 2013 07:17 AM PST


IU revealed the album jacket photo of 3rd full length album "Modern Times - Epilogue" a day before its official release.

IU will reveal the tracks from her new song on 20th December as well as new MV.

A total of 15 tracks will be included in this album. IU's self-composed songs will be included in the album too.

Do you anticipate her new album?

Lee Seung Chul, Onew, Hyunseung, Woohyun, Sandeul to have a special stage for SBS Gayo Daejun

Posted: 19 Dec 2013 06:07 AM PST


Lee Seung Chul, SHINee's Onew, B2ST's Hyunseung, Infinite's Woohyun, B1A4's Sandeul will come together and have a special collaboration stage.




According to SBS on December 19th, Lee Seung Chul along with idol groups members with powerful voval skills will present a special performance at this year Gayo Daejun.

It was revealed they will perform Lee Seung Chul' past hit songs such as My Love and Heeya. All of them gathered together in a studio back in December 18th and did some recording together, as Lee Seung Chul later tweeted his selcas with each of the member.

In addition, Lee Seung Chul will also have a special stage with Nine Muses, which has attracted much attention to the performance.

SBS Gayo Daejun will be broadcast on December 29th at 20:45pm kst. Sung Si Kyung, 2NE1's Sandara Park and Kim Hee Chul will be MCs of the show.

DAVICHI's Kang Minkyung models for Echo of Soul

Posted: 19 Dec 2013 04:57 AM PST

 Davichi's Kang Minkyung poses for game Echo of Soul.

She is dressed in various outfits showing off her milky skin and glamorous figure, fans are excited to see the latest promotional photos of the popular game.

Check out the photos below





EXO's Xiumin vs Yoo Yeon Suk vs Lee Jong Suk, who wore it better?

Posted: 19 Dec 2013 04:00 AM PST


EXO's Xiu Min, rising actor Yoo Yeon Suk and Lee Jong Suk were spotted wearing a suite of the same design.

The three pretty boys brought this outstanding suite to different magazines. EXO's Xiumin brought an arrogant look to l'officiel hommes August issue while "Chilbong" Yoo Yeon Suk looked like a "flower boy next door" on SURE magazine. 

The rest is Lee Jong Suk, he turned into a sexy guy for Christmas on The star magazine December issue.

Who wore it the best?

Jenny@dkpopnews

Inspiring Generation reveals new still cuts of Kim Hyun Joong

Posted: 19 Dec 2013 03:00 AM PST


Recently, KBS2's Wed-Thu drama 'Inspiring Generation has revealed new still cuts of Kim Hyun Joong.

In the photos, Kim Hyun Joong portrays his character perfectly in white chángpáo (Chinese dress) with bruise and scar on his face, drawing much attention.

The production company 'Ray and Mo''s source said "The actors work in perfect harmony between older and younger and that creates a synergy effect. Please expect famous supporting actors' transformation into different roles and Kim Hyun Joong's significant growth as well."

Inspiring Generation is a huge scaled 'emotional romantic noir' with first-class action, set in 1930's Shanghai, showing love and royalty between young fighters from Korea· China· Japan.

It is planned to premiere in January 15 following 'Pretty Man'.





Credit: @howlovelylala
Written by Jenny@dkpopnews

HISTORY releases practice video for 'What Am I To You?"

Posted: 19 Dec 2013 02:55 AM PST


Rookie group HISTORY unveil the practice video of "What Am I To You".

The members of History showcase their amazing dancing ability in the practice video.

Check out their dance performance below, are you impressed?

M.I.B perform 'Worry About Yourself First' with BESTie Hyeyeon

Posted: 19 Dec 2013 02:50 AM PST


BESTie's Hyeyeon performs with M.I.B on M! Countdown aired on 19th November.

A Pink's Bomi has promoted with the members of M.I.B for 2 weeks and now Hyeyeon replaces her in the live performance.

What do you think of her performance?

TVXQ to sing OST for a Japanese medical drama

Posted: 19 Dec 2013 01:48 AM PST


TVXQ will release a new OST for FUJITV medical drama "Team Batista 4".

The song is called "Hide and Seek" which is a rock song with uptempo sound which will help to boost the thrilling speedy feel of the drama.

The drama will start broadcasting on January 7th next year, while "Hide and Seek" will be included in TVXQ's new single on February 5th.

Taeyeon transforms into a forest goddess

Posted: 19 Dec 2013 12:17 AM PST


Taeyeon revealed a new photo of herself taken in the forest

On December 19th, she uploaded a photo on her instagram with caption "Soon. Nature Republic"

As shown in the photo, she is wearing a sleeveless white top, she wears light make-up which showcases her pure charm. Like what she wrote in the caption, she was having a photoshoot for Nature Republic, a cosmetic brand she is currently endorsing along with EXO.

In addition, Girl's Generation "Marchen Fantasy" concert will start on December 22nd.

Happy birthday to Verbal Jint

Posted: 18 Dec 2013 10:30 PM PST


Stage Name: Verbal Jint (버벌진트)
Real Name: Kim Jin Tae (김진태)
Birthdate: December 19, 1980 (age 32)
Height: 177cm
Weight: 75kg
Education: Hanyang University School of Law

Happy birthday to BEAST's Junhyung

Posted: 18 Dec 2013 10:00 PM PST


Name : Yong Junhyung (용준형)
Original Name : Yong Jaesoon | 용재순
He changed his name into Yong Junhyung during his 6th Grade.
Group Position : Rapper
Date of Birth : December 19, 1989
Height : 179cm
Weight : 64kg
Blood Type: O
Specialty: Dancing
Hobbies: Writing lyrics, constructing rap lyrics, watching movies
Trained in : XING Entertainment & Cube Entertainment


Park Shin Hye and Kim Woo Bin won International Artist Award

Posted: 18 Dec 2013 09:45 PM PST


Sang - Do couple from "The Heirs" won the International Artist Award at 2013 TV Drama Awards in China.

In the evening on December 18th, 2013 TV Drama Awards by Anhui TV was held in Beijing, China. Park Shin Hye and Kim Woo Bin also attended the award show.

Both of them were warmly and enthusiastically welcomed by Chinese fans when they were walking on the red carpet. Despite the cold weather, many people were going to the award just to see the two stars of "The Heirs". As expected, Park Shin Hye and Kim Woo Bin both looked elegant and handsome in black costumes.

At the ceremony, Park Shin Hye showcased her fluent Chinese skill by smoothly introducing herself. She also expressed her feeling while receiving the award,"I'm very happy and thankful because the drama not only receive the support from Korea but also in China. Even though the cultural are different but I feel so honored to have so much love from everyone"

Kim Woo Bin also introduced himself in Chinese and he even jokingly called himself as "long legs" which made the whole award hall laugh. He then said,"Thank you for all the love for 'bad boy' Young Do. I will continue to show all the good images of myself to Chinese fans"

Rain to start working with Loen Entertainment for his upcoming album

Posted: 18 Dec 2013 08:46 PM PST


Rain officially said goodbye to CJ E and M and started working with Loen Entertainment for his upcoming album distribution.

On December 18th, a representative revealed that Loen Entertainment will be in charge of distribution of albums and audios, start from Rain's upcoming album on January 6th next year,"CJ E and M was in charged of the distribution in the past but this time he will start working with a new partner".

Rain already finished filming for his new MV and is currently in America to film for his Hollywood movie "The Prince". The director for this MV will be Lumpens, who previous directed for Sistar's "Lonely", Younha's "Run" and Lee Hyo Ri's "Golden 12".

Rain's new album will be released on January 6th, he will make his 1st comeback stage on MCOUNTDOWN! on 9th. Starting from December 19th, Mnet's variety show "Rain Effect" will broadcast and show the process of producing his new album.

Sandara Park shows off her red hot lips for Clio

Posted: 18 Dec 2013 07:44 PM PST


2NE1's Sandara Park promotes CLIO's new product which is the Lipnicure lipsticks.

The CF is subbed in English so it shouldn't be any problem for international fans to understand it, check out the video below.

Does Dara look hot with red lips?

JYP to debut 1 female group + 2 male groups in 2014

Posted: 18 Dec 2013 07:36 PM PST


JYP Entertainment representative revealed, "JYP's new female group will debut in 2014, the group will be formed by 6 trainees focus on dance performance."

According to reliable source, the 6 trainees were not revealed to the public before and they are perfect in terms of skills and looks, however their debut date is not fixed yet.

Besides, JYP will debut another 2 male groups including 5live which was revealed in MNET Win.

Do you anticipate their debut?

Yoo Jae Suk is the most shining comedian of 2013

Posted: 18 Dec 2013 06:25 PM PST


In one month (from November 1st - December 18th), Gallup Korea held a poll for The Best Comedian in 2013 with 1702 participants. The result came out, Yoo Jae Suk is voted as no.1 with a total of 34.6% votes.

With his natural and witty MC skill along with his sense of humour, he takes all the important positions in those shows of the big 3 television stations: MBC's Infinity Challenge, SBS's Running Man and KBS's Happy Together 3.

For 5 consecutive years (2005 - 2009) Yoo Jae Suk is always voted as the no.1 comedian in Gallup Korea poll. Eventhough he came out as no.2 in 2010 and 2011 but witht the return to the top position, which proves his title as "National MC" for nearly 10 years.

No.2 this year with 15.8% votes belongs to Shin Bora. She has been working for KBS since 2010 and started gaining popularity when she joined in Gag Concert in 2011. She's currently staring in Legend of Legend and Boom Entertainment segments of the show. She also attracts much attention thanks to her amazing vocal ability and made a debut with a ballad named "Frozen" in early Deceberm this year.

Kim Jun Hyun stays at no.3 with 14.7% votes while no.4 belongs to Kang Ho Dong (11.2% votes).The other comedians were mentioned in the poll are Kim Jun Ho, Kim Ji Min, Kim Byung Man, Lee Soo Geun, Park Myung Soo.

EXO perform Miracles of December & Christmas Day + Won 1st place on Show Champion

Posted: 18 Dec 2013 05:01 PM PST

Fans got the chance to see EXO performing with all 12 members on stage on Show Champion!

Besides promoting the title track "Miracles of December", the boys perform Christmas Day on the show. They double the joy by winning first place on the show.

Check out their performance and winning speech below



2PM Taecyeon reveals 'Okcat' song

Posted: 18 Dec 2013 04:41 PM PST


2PM's CEO Taecyeon sings for his own character the Okcat!

You can purchase some Okcat related products on its online shopping mall here, as written on the page the CEO of this adorable plushy is none other than 2PM's charismatic rapper Taecyeon.

Listen to his song below, cute enough?




f(x) reveals Freestyle Basketball CF

Posted: 18 Dec 2013 04:29 PM PST


f(x) promotes sports game Freestyle Basketball.

After introducing and talk about the features of the game, the girls encourage fans to play the game.

Check out the CF below: