Thursday, February 20, 2014

"Changmin gets angry under the rain in still cut for 'Mimi', wet look is charming" plus 22 more

"Changmin gets angry under the rain in still cut for 'Mimi', wet look is charming" plus 22 more


Changmin gets angry under the rain in still cut for 'Mimi', wet look is charming

Posted: 20 Feb 2014 07:00 AM PST



A still cut of Changmin from upcoming MNET's mini drama 'Mimi' under the heavy rain while getting angry was released a day before its 1st broadcast.

In the photo, Changmin is holding basketball and getting wet from the rain. Despite getting wet, the angry expression on his face is very visible leaving the awaiting viewers being curious what happened.

Does he look charming with his angry and wet look? 'Mimi' starring Changmin and Moon Gayoung premieres on February 21 at 11PM.

2NE1 release tracklist for 'Crush'

Posted: 20 Feb 2014 06:10 AM PST


After announcing the delay of the release of 2NE1's 'Crush' from 24th to 26th, YG makes up by releasing the tracklist of the girls' 2nd full-length album.

The tracklist revealed two title songs "Come Back Home" and "It Must Be You". Check the full list below:

1. Crush
2. Come Back Home
3. It Must Be You
4. I Hope to Live
5. Nice Girl
6. Mental Breakdown (CL's solo)
7. Happy
8. Scream
9. Baby I Miss You
10. Come Back Home (Unplugged version)

-ONLINE RELEASE - February 26 (Midnight 12)
-OFFLINE RELEASE - March 7

BTOB release BTS clips from 'Beep Beep' MV

Posted: 20 Feb 2014 05:35 AM PST



BTOB are enjoying their successful comeback therefore released the behind-the-scenes of their MV for 'Beep Beep'

The official MV for 'Beep Beep' was released on February 16 and followed by the album release on 17th. Upon the release of their album, it ranked on the tops of charts proving that they are one of the most anticipated comeback in the kpop scene nowadays.

As a treat, three BTS clips were released to give you a peek to what charms and dorkiness the boys have shown off-cam. Watch below:


SHINee's Key and Infinite Woohyun form duo 'Toheart'

Posted: 20 Feb 2014 04:35 AM PST



SHINee's Key and Infinite Woohyun form a duo named 'Toheart' and will be releasing an album soon.

The news about their collaboration has been up quite sometime but details aren't released yet until today when SM releases the video prologue of the two.

A short clip shows Key and Woohyun having fun around with sparklers on their hands. They are giving off some lively and exciting yet relaxing mood.

Further details will be released soon so stay tuned! Watch the video prologue below:


Orange Caramel stare at the mysterious lady in 2nd teaser for 'Catallena'

Posted: 20 Feb 2014 04:12 AM PST




Is the mysterious lady behind the leg is Orange Caramel's new member?

Fans have always love Orange Caramel for having their unique concept and it's no difference this time. The 2nd image teaser for Orange caramel's comeback is relesed on 20th, with the word 'Catallena' written on it.

The image shows the members Raina, Nana, and Lizzy staring at the leg of a mysterious lady who is yet to be revealed while leaning on a wall.

The girls are wearing seemingly polka dots outfits same with the mysterious lady. The same leg appeared in the first teaser photo and assumed to be Catallena. She leaves wonder among the fans and they are assuming that she could be a new member perhaps.

What do you think? Let's see tomorrow are they will release the 3rd teaser.

Sunmi is back with 'Full Moon' on M! Countdown

Posted: 20 Feb 2014 02:48 AM PST


Sunmi performed "Full Moon" on M! Countdown with Lena.

Check out their sexy performance below

Rainbow Blaxx reveal sexy pictorials for Arena Homme+

Posted: 20 Feb 2014 02:42 AM PST


The hot members of Rainbow Blaxx reveal sexy pictorials for Arena Homme+ magazine.

The girls garner much attention with their recent song "Cha Cha", they showcase their feminine charm in their latest photoshoot.

Check out more photos below:



'We Got Married' Yoon Han - Lee So Yeon end their virtual marriage

Posted: 20 Feb 2014 01:38 AM PST


It was previously reported that Yoon Han - Lee So Yeon will step down from "We Got Married", and now the information is finally confirmed.

On February 20th according to MBC, the two finished filming their last episode on 19th, officially ended their 5-month virtual marriage life. They joined in the show together since last September and has attracted lots of viewers with their sweet and romantic chemistry on screen.

Meanwhile Jung Joon Young - Jung Yoo Mi and 2PM's Woo Young - Park Se Young continue to stay on the show. For the next couple there has been no confirmation yet.

Heechul shares a lovely photo with Park Shin Hye

Posted: 20 Feb 2014 12:11 AM PST


Heechul updated his Instagram on February 19th,"'Heechul is going". Park Shin Hye with a face and a heart of an angel. Park Shin Hye is like an angel! Im Yoona is like a deer! Shin Hye is really really an angel that the saying "Embrace of an Archangel" comes right to my mind"

In the photo, both Heechul and Park Shin Hye are lovingly looking at each other while resting their chins on their hands, created a somehow romantic atmosphere.

In addition, "Heechul Is Going" is a project in which he will go to find and interview other celebrities. Park Shin Hye is the first person that was featured in this special project.

TVXQ want to become long-running artists

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 11:25 PM PST


On February 18th, fashion magazine 'star1' released new pictorials and interview with TVXQ's Yunho and Chang Min.

During the interview, Yunho said, "I really hope that we can become long-running artists," Chang Min also added, "Idol stars' popularity tend to last only for a very short time. I want to prove that there are exceptions as well".

They also told their sincere feeling to the juniors, "Both of us want to become motivations to many younger singers who are pursuing their dreams".

Meanwhile, TVXQ's full pictorials and interview will be released in March edition of magazine 'star1' on February 21st.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Happy birthday to B2Y's Jinwoong

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 10:30 PM PST


Name: Park Jin Woong (박진웅)
Nickname: 짜붕
Birthdate: 1988.02.20
Label: LOEN entertainment
Band: B2Y
Height: 183cm
Weight: 63kg
Blood type: B
Favorite musicians: fly to the sky , Park Hyo Shin, WheeSung, John Legend, etc.
Hobbies: writing lyrics, composing songs, singing, acting.guitar
University: Yonsei University, architectural engineering

Happy birthday to E7's Iz

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 10:00 PM PST


Stage name: Iz (이즈)
Real Name: Yoo In Sung (유인성)
Born: February 20, 1989
Label: Excellent entertainment
Group: E7
Height: 180cm (5 Feet 10 Inches)
Weight: 65kg (143 Pounds)

Big Bang GTS 'Thinking Of You' event in Malaysia

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 09:54 PM PST


G-DRAGON, TAEYANG and SEUNGRI, the 3 Members of "Kings of K-Pop" BIGBANG, will hold their first ever fan event "Thinking Of You" in Malaysia on March 16 (Sunday) 2014, 6p.m. at Sunway Surf Beach, organized by IME Productions.

This is the first official show of the 3 members following the successfully held BIGBANG "ALIVE" TOUR 2012 in MALAYSIA as well as G-DRAGON "ONE OF A KIND" in MALAYSIA 2013. In order to express their love and gratitude for the VIPs (official name of BIGBANG's fans), K-Pop fans as well as music lovers, the 3 members managed to spare time amidst their busy work schedule to visit Malaysia to meet with their beloved fans. Fan meeting show divide into 2 sections, which is fan meeting and concert section.

IME Production is the lead promoter of G-DRAGON / TAEYANG / SENGRI "THINKING OF YOU" FAN MEETING SHOW IN MALAYSIA

Ticket launch will be held on February 22 (Saturday) at Boulevard, Level G, Paradigm Mall from 11:00a.m. till 7:00p.m. First 1000pcs VVIP RM750 ticket comes together with a limited edition T-Shirt and BIGBANG official light stick which for ticket launch day in Boulevard, Level G, Paradigm Mall.

Online sales will begin on February 22 (Saturday) at 6:00pm via TicketCharge (www.ticketcharge.com.my or call (603) 92228811).

*Outlet purchase e.g Speedy , Rock Corner etc will start 23 Feb 2014,11:00am *One person entitle to purchase 8 tickets only *All zone are free standing including VVIP

Tickets for G-DRAGON / TAEYANG / SEUNGRI "THINKING OF YOU" FAN MEETING SHOW IN MALAYSIA are priced at:

. VVIP RM750 (Free standing)
** (First 1000 comes with limited edition T-shirt and BIGBANG official light stick. ONLY for ticket launch day in Boulevard, Level G, Paradigm Mall. )

· RM550 (Zone A / Free standing)

· RM500 (Zone B / Free standing)

· RM400 (Zone C / Free standing)

· RM200 (Zone D / Free standing)

For more information, please log on to IME Production official facebook (www.facebook.com/imepmy)

This fan event will surely be an unprecedented experience for all the fans in Malaysia. During the event, the members will not only present their best solo and group stages of their latest hits which all the fans are desperately looking forward to seeing, but will also take this precious opportunity to talk and share their personal feelings when fans can get to know more about their beloved BIGBANG members!

BIGBANG, who has just became the first Korean boy band to have a 6-dome tour in Japan with 16 sold-out shows of 770,000 audiences, has gained utmost popularity and recognition amongst music lovers and fashionistas over the world. Their first world tour "BIGBANG ALIVE TOUR 2012", has toured to 24 cities in 12 countries and attracted over 800,000 audiences. The 3 boys are going to extend their legacy in their first fan event in Malaysia with G-DRAGON, TAEYANG & SEUNGRI "Thinking Of You" Fan Meeting Show in Malaysia.

BIGBANG, who is known for their unique music style and flamboyant fashion style, has been phenomenal both locally and internationally since their debut in 2006. Their numerous self-producing hits, including "Last Farewell", "Haru Haru" and "Tonight", topped various Korean music charts. Their mini album "Alive" topped all Korean music charts, showcasing their immense worldwide popularity by grabbing No. 1 in Japan iTunes, No. 2 in Japan's Oricon Charts, No. 5 in US iTunes as well as No. 3 on Canadian iTunes. The MV "Monster" gained over 3 million views on the first day of its release, setting record for the most views received by a KPOP artist within the shortest period of time. Their worldwide success won them lots of the prestigious awards, including the "Best Worldwide Act" at MTV Europe Music Awards 2011, making them the only winner outside North America. They are also t he first Asian artist to be awarded the "Best Fan Award" in MTV Italy TRL Awards in 2012, firmly established their dominance in international music industry.

G-DRAGON, the leader of the band, is one of the most influential artists within the K-Pop industry as a leading musician and fashion icon. His latest solo album "COUP D'ETAT" received enormous recognition, swept Korean music charts and topped iTunes chart in 7 countries. It also won him four awards in 2013 MAMA, including "Artist of the Year", "Best Male Artist", "Best Dance Performance - Male Solo" & "NISSAN JUKE Best Music Video", proving his status as the "King of K-Pop"!

TAEYANG, a gifted singer and dancer, is the first member to debut as a solo artist. His latest single "Ringa Linga" became an instant hit and swept Korean real time music charts and topped iTunes in 5 countries. The performance video and the MV garnered over 18 million YouTube views. He was also awarded the "Best R&B/ Soul Album" and "Best R&B/Soul Song" in 7th Korean Music Awards and was awarded the "Male Artist Award" in 2010 MAMA.

SEUNGRI, the youngest member in the team, is an outstanding singer, actor and emcee. The title track "Gotta Talk To U" of his new solo album "Let's Talk About Love" conquered various music charts, including Mnet, Bugs, Ole Music, Naver Music and Daum Music, within 3 hours. The Japanese version topped Oricon daily album chart on the first day of its release. His self-composed Japanese song "Thoughts I Draw in the Sky" which is included in the album is selected as the theme song for the Japanese drama "Yubi Koi". He is also the first foreign celebrity to host a variety show in Japan.

G-DRAGON / TAEYANG / SENGRI "THINKING OF YOU" FAN MEETING IN MALAYSIA ORGANIZED BY IME PRODUCTIONS

CNBlue release the highlight medley of 'Can't Stop'

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 07:44 PM PST



CNBlue are gearing for their comeback as they release the highlight medley of their tracks from 'Can't Stop' mini album.

The tracks have the mix of RnB, mellow and pop genres. A soothing combination of guitar and piano also provides eargasm for the fans. Moreover, short clips are shown for each track so we can get a glimpse of the boys' appearances for this comeback.

Listen below and tell us which song do you like the most. Are you ready for their 5th mini album?  It will be released on 24th.




Boys Republic release dance version MV for 'Video Game'

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 07:30 PM PST



Boys Republic start their 'fantasy Trilogy' comeback with the release of the dance MV of 1st title track 'Video Game'.

In the MV, the boys embrace the concept of transforming into super heroes with their newest and fun choreography. We could expect more in the future since this is just the dance version.

Throughout their three-part comeback, fans may expect gradual transformation of the boys. So enjoy the MV below for the meantime:


VIBE release MV for 'Haeundae' ft. Davichi's Kang MinKyung

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 07:20 PM PST



VIBE release the Music Video for their title song 'Haeundae' featuring Davichi's Kang MinKyung. The track is from their 6th full-length album "Ritardando".

Watch below:




The album consists a total of 10 tracks. Buy legally [MelOn]

AlphaBAT show love for fans in the MV for 'Always'

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 07:11 PM PST



Rookie boy group AlphaBAT release 'Always' MV from their 1st mini album 'Attention'.

The song 'Always' is a medium tempo ballad showcasing the members soft and emotional side. In addition to that, various clips of the boys in various activities have been compiled to reminisce the good memories with their fans.

Watch below:


SM The Ballad release three MVs for 'Blind'

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 06:55 PM PST



SM The Ballad release the Korean, Japanese and Chinese versions of their track 'Blind' from their 2nd album 'Breath'.

The MV features the act of TVXQ's Changmin and Moon Gayoung who are acting as couple. The Korean and Japanese versions of 'Blind' are sung by Super Junior's Yesung and the Chinese version is sung by Super Junior-M's Zhou -Mi.


Watch the MVs and have your hearts melted with their soothing voices.


Korea's congressmen support Korean wave and do the 'Super Junior hand sign'

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 06:43 PM PST

Super Junior talk about Korean wave to Korea's Congressmen



Democratic Party's floor leader Kim Jin Pyo's twitter account uploads some exclusive photos of Super Junior from the National Assembly who participate in the 6th National Assembly Highest Culture and Arts Program lecture on February 20.

It was announced before that Shindong, Eunhyuk, and Sungmin are giving lectures to the Congressmen for the Kpop's contribution to Hallyu. Apparently some other members such as Siwon and Super Junior-M's Henry and ZhouMi also attended the first part of the event.

From the tweets, he mentioned the powerful impact of SNS for spreading Korean Wave internationally and Super Junior's global popularity. There's a Q&A session as well wherein the Super Junior members' answer talks about the financial support that would be made available during concerts.

Check more photos below:





Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net
Source: https://twitter.com/jinpyokim

Nell release tracks' snippets from 'Newton's Apple'

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 05:57 PM PST




Nell release the audio snippets from their last part album from Gravity Trilogy.

The clip includes the audio previews of the 11 tracks with a very interesting video clip. The songs are very impressive showcasing the powerful vocals and the melody of each song. Fans have commented, "I already have favorites from this album!","I think my favorites are 1, 2, 5, 6, and 10.","Nell never disappoints us.","This album is awesome", and so on.

Tracks included are listed below and it will be released on February 27.

1. Decompose
2. Fantasy
3. Tiny Memory
4. 침묵의 역사
5. 지구가 태양을 네 번
6. Grey zone
7. Newton's Apple
8. 환생의 밤
9. 소멸탈출
10. Dear Genovese
11. Sunshine

Listen and watch below:


ZE:A's Hyung Sik was seen cheering for Korea at Sochi

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 05:25 PM PST


On February 18th, netizen spotted Park Hyung Sik cheering for Korea at 1000m Speed Skating for Men on TV and later it became a hot topic.

Like everyone that presented at the event, Park Hyung Sik was seen happily and enthusiastically cheering for competitor Lee Seung Hoon. And it was said that he was also sitting beside speed skater Lee Sang Hwa who previously won the gold medal at 500m Speed Skating for Women.

Park Hyung Sik and Seo Kyung Suk arrived at Sochi back on 16th to film for MBC's "Real Man - Go to Sochi" special episode.

T-ara reveal PV for 'Lead The Way'

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 04:53 PM PST

The lovely girls of T-ara reveal full PV for their new Japanese track titled "Lead The Way".

Check out the full PV below, are you a fan of this song?

EXO to add one more day to their 1st Japan fan event

Posted: 19 Feb 2014 04:13 PM PST


SM Entertainment revealed that EXO first Japan fan event "EXO Greeting Part in Japan "Hello!"" will be held from April 11th to 13th at Saitama Super Arena, Tokyo.

The original plan was on 12th and 13th and they expected to attract 70,000 fans, but due to the explosive response from local fans, SM Entertainment decided to add 1 more day, which raised the number of attendance to 100,000.

A representative from SM Entertainment said,"Because this is EXO's first fan event in Japan so it's drawing a a lot of attention from local fans. Even though EXO hasn't made their official debut in Japan but it was reported that over 400,000 fans applied for the tickets, so we decided to put additional shows to the event"