Friday, April 18, 2014

"Kim Yeon Ji comes back with single 'Sad Day'" plus 18 more

"Kim Yeon Ji comes back with single 'Sad Day'" plus 18 more


Kim Yeon Ji comes back with single 'Sad Day'

Posted: 18 Apr 2014 08:00 AM PDT



Kim Yeon Ji comes back as solo after her group SeeYa disbanded, with an album 'Never Land Project' which is released on April 18.

The single 'Sad Day' has been released to mark her comeback after four years. Like what the title suggests, the track is an emotional ballad song which lyrics is welly expressed with Kim Yeon Ji's emotional vocal.

Listen below:



CNBlue and Kang Sora are carefree in BangBang CF

Posted: 18 Apr 2014 07:30 AM PDT



CNBlue and Kang Sora release TV CF for Bang Bang apparel's 2014 S/S collection.

The TV CF has a carefree atmosphere wherein Kang Sora and CNBlue's Minhyuk play as couple. CNBlue members are having fun playing their instruments and strolling peacefully.

Watch their refreshing CF below:



Go Ara is a tough cop in character poster for 'You're All Surrounded'

Posted: 18 Apr 2014 06:10 AM PDT





Go Ara reveals her character poster for upcoming drama 'You're All Surrounded'.

Go Ara is looking serious in the photos holding mega phone and pistol portraying her cop image. She will play the role of 'Uh Soo Sun' who has positive and just character.

SBS upcoming drama 'You Are All Surrounded' plots the story of rookie cops at Gangnam Police Department in Seoul which centers at the four main characters, Lee SeungGi, Go Ara, Cha Seung Won, and Ahn Jaehyun. It will follow 'Three Days' and premieres on April 30 every Wednesday & Thursday at 9:55KST.



Check out her greeting video below:


GOT7 cancel first airing of new reality show 'I GOT7' #PrayForSouthKorea

Posted: 18 Apr 2014 05:30 AM PDT



Rookie group GOT7 cancel the first broadcast of their newest reality show on SBS TV' I GOT7' which is supposed to air on April 22 at 7:30PM.

In this reality show, the seven boys are going to complete seven missions by undergoing challenges which will test their teamwork and determination. Several guests and labelmates are going to appear as guests.

GOT7 are also mourning for the Sewol tragedy and ask for your understanding. Fans could patiently wait for further notice of new premiere date.

G.NA postpones her comeback for 'Pretty Underwear' #PrayForSouthKorea

Posted: 18 Apr 2014 04:35 AM PDT



G.NA's agency, Cube Entertainment announced on 18th, "After hearing the Sewol sinking tragedy, we immediately decided to cancel G.NA's comeback promotion schedules as we pray for the departed's souls to rest in peace," indicating the album release schedule to be postponed.

G.NA's new single 'Pretty Underwear' is supposed to be released on 21st.

Cube added, "Exact schedule for G.NA's full comeback is still being discussed as we re-adjust the details. But for now, we offer our deepest condolences to the people in pain." 

'Mimi' starring TVXQ's Changmin to be released as movie in Japan's theaters

Posted: 18 Apr 2014 03:47 AM PDT




MENT's ghost romance drama series starring TVXQ's Changmin and Moon Ga Young is going to be edited as movie and will be screened in 30 theaters in Japan.

On April 18, a Japanese website 'Sanspo' reported that 'Mimi' is going to have a two-part movie version. The first part is going to be shown at 30 TOHO Cinemas starting on May 9 and the 2nd part on May 16.

'Mimi' is about a story of webtoon writer Minwoo (Changmin) who searches his first love Mimi (Moon Ga Young). The plot divides into past and present with Changmin acting both highschoool student and adult.


Fans of EXO, BAP, VIXX, Infinite and many more to send in their supports for the Sewol victims

Posted: 18 Apr 2014 02:20 AM PDT


People around the world are grieving over the Sewol tragic accident, and they are all sending in their sincere condolences to everyone who involved, especially many it's heartwarming to see many K-Pop fans are doing good deeds on behalf of their idols.

On April 18th, fans of idol groups such as EXO, VIXX, BAP, Infinite, GOT7, BTS, Super Junior, SHINee, Big Bang and many more have delivered many necessary supplies under their idols' names such as coffee, vitamin drinks, tea, energy bars, hot packs, blankets, paper cups, toothbrushes, toilet paprts and etc to everyone who is currently at Jindo Stadium with messsages hoping for everyone to comeback safely.

About the current situation at Jindo, it was reported that 28 deaths have been confirmed, 179 people have been rescured while there are still 268 people to be missing.

Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye send in request to postpone Lotte Duty Free family concert + still progress with the event on April 18th

Posted: 18 Apr 2014 02:00 AM PDT


Lee Min ho and Park Shin Hye along with many other celebrities were scheduled to attend "Family Concert with Hallyu Star" organized by Lotte Duty Free from April 18th, 19th and 20th at Jamsil Gymnastic Stadium.

Due to the tragic accident of the Sewol ferry on April 16th, many music shows and variety programs have decided to postpone their broadcasts in order to send in the condolences to all the victims. Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye also made their decision and have sent many requests to Lotte to postpone the event. However Lotte announced that they will only cancel the events on 19th and 20th.

A representative from Lotte explained that as the event on 18th involves a large amount of foreign tourists which has more than 12.000 people, it's hard to cancel it. The event was originally scheduled to last for 2 hours and 30 minutes so we decided to reduce it to 1 hour long. The guests will only present for a simple greeting and also show their condolences to all the victims, therefore there won't be any performance"

For Lotte's "Family Concert with Hallyu Star", Lee Seung Hwan, Baek Ji Young, Kim Bum Soo, Wheesung were supposed to perform at 'K-Live Concert" on April 19th, while EXO-K, B1A4, Girl's Day, VIXX originally scheduled to perform at 'K-Pop Concert on 20th.

Jo In Sung and Lee Kwang Soo spotted eating at a BBQ restaurant

Posted: 18 Apr 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Recently, the photos of Jo In Sung and Lee Kwang Soo taken with fans at a restaurant has shared widely on social network, drew much attention.

It was revealed that on April 14th, after the 1st trial recording of new SBS drama, "It's Okey It's Love", actor Jo In Sung and Lee Kwang Soo went eating at a BBQ restaurant. They met some fans there and took photos with them happily. The photos were shared on their social network with a message, "Met In Sung at a BBQ restaurant, he was eating with Kwang Soo"

SBS's new drama, "It's Okay It's Love" with the participation of Jo In Sung, Gong Hyo Jin, Lee Kwang Soo... is planned to air on SBS in July.

Jenny@dkpopnews

ZE:A's Siwan learns how to play casino games

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 11:30 PM PDT


ZE:A's Lim Siwan has been casted in MBC's new drama called 'Triangle,' in which he is playing as a wealthy guy named Yoon Yang Ha, who is getting trained for a casino management.

'Triangle' will show a story of three brothers, who had to be separated after their parents' death, and Yoon Yang Ha, the youngest of the three, gets adopted to a wealthy family when he is an infant.

In order to help Siwan, the production team prepared a time for Siwan to learn about casino games with experts. In the photos, Si Wan had his first lesson about casino, he sat before a game table with a passionate attitude. It was also revealed that he never lost his focus on the lesson in over two hours.

Siwan shared, "It was my first time to learn about casino games, and I had to ask a lot of questions because the rules were not easy. I heard that most of the dealers need 6 months of training before standing before tables, and I am going through some intense trainings."

He added, "I am practicing many different hand tricks by watching video clips." 

'Triangle' will premiere on April 5th after 'Empress Ki.'

Jenny@dkpopnews

G-Dragon and Taeyang to release their Paris photobook in 3 countries

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 11:00 PM PDT


On April 16th, a rep of YG Entertainment revealed that G-Dragon and Taeyang are going to release their Paris pictorials, 'G-DRAGON × TAEYANG IN PARIS 2014,' simultaneously in Korea, China, and Japan on June 11th "

The pictorials and a high-quality video will be included in the photobook. they were taken when G-Dragon and Taeyang visited Paris, France for Paris Fashion Week back in January. There they attended many fashion shows of CHANEL, LANVIN, St. Laurent, Tom Ford, Juun.J, and KenZo.

G-Dragon and Taeyang were officially invited to '2014 Paris Fashion Week' as celebrities from Korea, and they drew a lot of attention from the press. They also shared photos taken with top fashion designers on their social networks.

The pictorials will show many charms of G-Dragon and Taeyang, who are growing as fashionistas of the world.

Jenny@dkpopnews

EXO to delay the release of new mini album 'Overdose' due to the ferry tragedy

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 10:49 PM PDT


In condolence to the ferry tragedy, EXO decided to push back the release of their new mini album "Overdose".

On April 18th, SM Entertainment posted a notice on EXO's official site,"Over the sinking news of the Sewol ferry on April 16th, our SM Entertainment employees and artists are all feeling bitter and sad","After much discussion we decided to delay the release of mini album "Overdose" for the time being","This decidion was made in order to mourn for all the victims and pray that all missing people will comeback safely, so we ask for your understanding from all the fans who have been waiting for the album"

SM Entertainment also stated that they will announce further information about the release of the mini album later once it's confirmed.

Zhoumi to appear in Global We Got Married S2 Ep3

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 10:07 PM PDT



Super Junior M's Zhoumi to make a surprise appearance in the upcoming episode of Global We Got Married.

Check out the preview below:

Bangtan Boys sing 'Just One Day' on Kiss The Radio

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 09:37 PM PDT



Bangtan Boys show off their live singing ability on Kiss The Radio, check out their performance below:

SBS postpones the broadcast premiere of 'Roommate' #PrayForSouthKorea

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 08:15 PM PDT



SBS has decided to postpone the broadcast premiere of its new reality show 'Roommate's first episode.

To join the mourning on the 3rd day since the sunken ship tragedy, SBS moves the date from 20 to 27th. Thus, SBS's 'Roommate'is going to air its first episode a week after its original airing date.

"Roommate" cast are actors Shin Sungwoo, Seo Kangjoon, Park Minwoo, comedian Jo Saeho and EXO's Chanyeol and actress Hong Soohyun, After School's Nana, 2NE1's Bom, MMA fighter Song Gayeon and model Lee Sora.

The cast are going to be monitored through 60 cameras which will reveal their most candid and natural living routine with their roommates.

JJCC impress with their amazing vocal singing 'At First' & 'Just The Way You Are'

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 07:53 PM PDT

JJCC appear on Arirang Radio.

The boys sing their debut song At First and popular song Just The Way You Are on the show, watch their amazing performance below:


BTS show their charm in the 'Appeal Version' of 'Just One Day' dance practice video

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 06:30 PM PDT



The adorable members of BTS show their charm in the appeal version dance practice video of Just One Day.

Watch the dance practice video below:

A Pink reveal characters for shooting game 'Sudden Attack'

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 05:48 PM PDT

Can you imagine the adorable girls of A Pink appearing in the battlefield?

Sudden Attack reveals A Pink's character in the game, the girls are armored and be ready for some Pink attack in the game!

AOA's Chanmi dances to Super Junior's Sorry Sorry

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 05:28 PM PDT



AOA's Chanmi shows off her dancing skills on Idol Dance Battle D-Style.

She covers Super Junior's popular song Sorry Sorry on the show and impresses with her dancing ability, watch her performance below: