Thursday, April 17, 2014

"San E postpones the release of his new song 'Body Language' #PrayForSouthKorea" plus 19 more

"San E postpones the release of his new song 'Body Language' #PrayForSouthKorea" plus 19 more


San E postpones the release of his new song 'Body Language' #PrayForSouthKorea

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 08:00 AM PDT



Hip hop rapper San E announces the postponement of the release of his new song 'Body Language' on April 17.

After dropping a surprising comeback teaser image showing a photo of him with a girl on a bed, fans are left curious. San E is supposed to release the song on 22nd but in respect to the sunken ferry tragedy, announces the delay.

The song 'Body Language' is reported to be a sexual song with provocative and rated lyrics. Change of release date will be announced further.





MBLAQ's G.O. joins the musical 'The Kingdom of The Winds-Muhyul'

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 07:15 AM PDT



According to the press release from Seoul Performing Arts, MBLAQ's G.O. is cast in the musical 'The Land of the Wind', making it his 3rd musical after 'Gwanggwamun Sonata' and 'Seopyeonje'.

The musical 'The Land of the Wind' is going to be shown in theater starting on May 11. G.O. will play the role of Hodong, the son of Daemushin/Muhyul, the 3rd King of Goguryeo and the God of War.

The musical is going to be shown at CJ Towol Seoul Arts Center Theater from May 11-20.


MNET cancels the premiere of EXO's new reality show 'xoxo EXO' #PrayForSouthKorea

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 06:24 AM PDT



EXO are going to have their new reality show on MNET titled 'xoxo EXO' which is supposed to premiere its first episode on April 18 at 10:10PM KST.

However, due to that sunken ferry tragedy, they postponed the broadcast and will be moved to a new date. MNET is going to notify fans with new premiere date and further details.

EXO's 'xoxo EXO' is going to cover the boys domestic and global activities during and after their promotion for 'Overdose'. It has been anticipated by their fans because of their exciting comeback which happened on April 15.

Moreover, EXO also cancel their Samsung Music related events.

ZE:A's Park Hyungsik & Kahi's kiss, 11-year age gap doesn't matter

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 06:09 AM PDT




ZE:A's Park Hyungsik and Kahi had their kissing scene from 'Bonnie and Clyde' Musical performed on April 16 at BBC Hall, BBC Art Center, Shinsadong, Seoul.

The two actors showed an intense and thrilling love story. Hyungsik and Kahi performed their characters 'Bonnie' and 'Clyde' well. Even with 11 years age gap, the two showed unwavering act during their kissing scene.

The musical 'Bonnie and Clyde' is going to be shown in theater until June 29 with cast Key, Hyungsik, Eom Ki Hoon, and Enok as Clyde and Kahi, Oh So Yeon as Bonnie.

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[Compilation] Idols', celebrities' and TV programs' cancellations #PrayForSouthKorea

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 08:03 AM PDT



We are feeling unfortunate to inform you that some of your idols and other celebrities have decided to cancel some of their schedules for the reason of respecting the people in pain after the tragic sunken ship happened on April 16.

However, we believe that fans are also understanding and are going to patiently wait for their return and give time to mourn for the loss of their beloved country.

So here, we compile the news of cancellation of schedules of some idol groups, actors and actresses, TV shows, and other related news in order for you to keep track on what schedules have been changed. Thank you.

A Pink postpone 3rd anniversary fanmeeting due to the ship tragedy
FIESTAR postpone comeback date to join the mourning for the ship tragedy
ToHeart and NC.A decide to postpone fansigning event on April 19 
Many TV programs, events and comebacks delayed due to ferry disaster
IU to postpone the ticketing for her upcoming theatre concert due to the ferry accident
Lee Jun Ki and Yoo Yeon Suk to postpone their fanmeetings in condolences for the ferry accident
SNSD Jessica's fans request not to trend her birthday on 18th
MNET cancels the premiere of EXO's new reality show 'xoxo EXO'
San E postpones the release of his new song 'Body Language' 


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SNSD Jessica's fans request not to trend her birthday on 18th #PrayForSouthKorea

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 07:33 AM PDT



SNSD's Jessica is celebrating her 26th birthday on April 18, the 3rd day since the tragic sunken ship occurred.

Birthdays are meant to be celebrated. However, to pay respect to people mourning and worrying for their loved ones, Jessica's fans request not to trend or search her name on SNS but to celebrate the special occasion of their idol in the most quiet way possible.



SNSD and Jessica's fans have been spreading photos and messages requesting to do the same on twitter, Facebook, and other SNS. Jesssica must be proud of her fans. Will you do the same?




CL goes for a dramatic bangs cut for 'GLACEAU Vitamin Water'

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 04:29 AM PDT


On April 17th, some of the still cuts of CL for "GLACEAU Vitamin Water" were unveiled.

CL showcased her splendid body by dressing in a white one-piece swimsuit and the red jacket helped boost up her charismatic aura. In particular, during a shooting for the ad, after staying on the stage for 30 minutes suddenly CL came up with the idea of using a scissors and boldly cut off her bangs which attracted much attention and received much praised from everyone on the set.

"GLACEAU Vitamin Water" new CF featuring CL will be unveiled on TV in mid-April.

Lee Jun Ki and Yoo Yeon Suk to postpone their fanmeetings in condolences for the ferry accident

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 03:03 AM PDT


Actors Lee Jun Ki and Yoo Yeon Suk to join the mourning of the ferry accident by postponing their own fan meetings.

Yoo Yeon Suk was scheduled to have a fan meeting called "2014 Spring, and Yoo Yeon Suk" on April 20th at 2pm kst at Baekam Art Hall in Samsung-dong. His agency said,"Rather than progressing with the event we decide to postpone it to show our condolence to all the victims".

For Lee Jun Ki, the agency announced that his upcoming birthday fan meeting "Dreaming" on April 19th at Olympic Park Wooki Finance Art Hall will also be temporarily postponed.

IU to postpone the ticketing for her upcoming theatre concert due to the ferry accident

Posted: 17 Apr 2014 01:25 AM PDT


IU to join in the mourning of the ferry tragedy by postponing the ticketing for her upcoming concert at Sogang University.

Her upcoming concert at Sogang University was previously scheduled to open the ticketing today on April 17th. A representative from the agency said,"We sincerely apologize for all the fans who have been waiting for the ticketing to open. In addition, for everyone who is still missing in the ferry accident, we are also wishing for you all to come back safely"

For more information, IU is going to hold concert at Sogang University's Mary Hall with a concept as a small theatre performance, and the purpose to to interact more with the audience while providing quality music.

Many TV programs, events and comebacks delayed due to ferry disaster

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 11:49 PM PDT


On April 16th, a ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on a trip to Jeju island, sank off South Korea's southern coast, leaving nearly 300 people missing, 7 people dead and 55 injured.

Due to the big disaster, all the entertainment programs, dramas as well as comeback schedules of many artists have been delayed to show respects for the victims.

KBS1's programs: "Secret of Birth" ,"Real Experience of The World" and the drama "Love through Song" were postponed .

KBS2's music program "Music Bank" planned to air on the 18th was canceled. However, drama "Golden Cross" and "Palpitating Romance" will air as scheduled.

MBC's programs "Zero" ,"Shining Romance" ,"Mother's Garden" ,"The Real Story" ,"Radio Star" had been delayed . 

SBS's "Inkigayo", "TV News At Night" were canceled and they will air the news update for 2 consecutive hours instead.

As for celebrities, many agencies and artists announced the delay of their comebacks: Block B, T-ara's Jiyeon, G.NA, Fiestar, Lena Park, Junggigo... and others canceled their fan meetings and interviews: Apink, BoA, NC.A, Toheart...

Many actors and actresses also canceled their promotional plans: Jo In Sung, Jeon Ji Hyun,...


We sent our warmest condolences to the families of the victims.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Video of Suzy's fall shows her unwavering professionalism

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 10:00 PM PDT



On April 12, Miss A Suzy got her ankle injured in a concert in Beijing. It was until photos of her injury revealed that the ankle is badly injured.

A video of Suzy's solo stage during her 'Let It Go' performance has been uploaded and fans praise her for acting like it was nothing after the fall. The Miss A member got up and continued singing until the end.

Comments on her professionalism flooded the comment boxes sending her encouragement and wishes for her fast recovery.

Watch below:


NU'EST announce dates for their Japan Summer Tour

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 09:30 PM PDT



NU'EST are going to embark their first Japanese tour this summer season and they have released the dates and places through their official Japanese website.

The boys are going to hold three tours starting on August 18 in Zepp Nagoya, following another tour on August 21 in Zepp Namba, Osaka and ends on August 25 at Maihama Amphitheater.

Fanclub members will be notified about the ticketing and event details. Are you ready to spend the hot summer with NU'EST?

ToHeart and NC.A decide to postpone fansigning event on April 19 #PrayForSouthKorea

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 09:00 PM PDT



ToHeart and NC.A who have fansigning schedules on April 19 both postpone to join the second day of mourning for the ship tragedy occurred yesterday.

Meeting with fans with a heavy heart due to the pain, Toheart's Woohyun and Key postpone their April 19 and 20 fansigning schedules. They notified their fans through a post on their website and is going to inform them the changed dates in the future.

On the other hand, NC.A's agency, JJ Holic media posted the notice on N.CA's Facebook page, "We are mourning for the ferry sank in Jindo that occurred on April 16. We apologize to cancel NC.A's fansign scheduled on 19th. Victims who are missing, we pray for your safe return."

Toheart and NC.A are both asking for their fans' understanding for this sudden change of schedules.

Kim Yeon Ji releases MV teaser for 'Sad Day'

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 08:30 PM PDT



SeeYa's Kim Yeon Ji releases the MV teaser for her solo comeback 'Sad Day'.

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

Check out the MV teaser below:


FIESTAR postpone comeback date to join the mourning for the ship tragedy #PrayForSouthKorea

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 08:05 PM PDT




FIESTAR postpone their comeback to sympathize and mourn after the ship tragedy occurred yesterday.

A very unfortunate news has broken out on April 16, after a South Korea ferry sank on its way to Jeju leaving 6 people dead and almost 290 passengers missing , including high school students missing.

Prior to this, FIESTAR agency told StarNews on 17, "FIESTAR is going to release new single on April 25 and the full scale promotional activities which scheduled to start on 23rd are all postponed." Adjusting to later date than the original plan.

The group is coming back with five members after Cheska's withdrawal last month. Hope fans can patiently wait for Jei, CaoLu, Linzy, Hyemi, and Yezi's comeback.

May the souls of deceased rest in peace and we also pray for faster rescue of those who are missing.

Choo Sarang covers 'Let It Go'!!!

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 07:49 PM PDT


Choo Sung Hoon's adorable daughter Choo Sarang received much love with her appearance on KBS show 'The Return of Superman'.

Her father uploaded a video of Sarang singing Let It Go through her official Facebook page, she's seen singing along to the track while playing her kid piano.

Watch her cover below:

Actor Jung Seok Won signs with C-Jes Entertainment

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 07:36 PM PDT


On April 16th, it was revealed that actor Jung Seok Won has signed an exclusive contract with C-Jes Entertainment.

Last year Jung Seok Won involved in a legal dispute with his former agency which made him refrained from his activities for 7 months. Now everything is solved, he decided to join in C-Jes Entertainment.

With the recent join of many celebrities like Choi Min Sik, Gummy, Lee Ji Ah, Lee Bum Soo, Lee Jung Jae, Jung Seok Won and many more, C-Jes Entertainment is growing bigger and bigger day by day.

BESTie perform their hit songs at the Army Festival

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 06:14 PM PDT

BESTie perform their hit songs such as Pitapat, Love Options and Thank U Very Much at the Army Festival.

The girls received much love from the soldiers especially during their Pitapat performance due to its sexy choreography and catchy lyrics, watch their performance below:


Akdong Musician's 'Galaxy' deems inappropriate for broadcast on KBS

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 05:36 PM PDT


On April 16th, KBS announced that Akdong Musician's "Galaxy" is banned from broadcast.

The reason is because the world "galaxy" in the lyrics are repeated 9 times in the song, so people might mistake it as a CF song for the smartphone brand Samsung Galaxy. Meanwhile the other songs in the album passed the deliberation.

YG Entertainment also said that they will not send in any request for a reconsideration, and there won't be any change in the lyrics.

What do you think about this judgement from KBS?

SHINee's Onew is confirmed for musical 'ingin' In The Rain' + EXO's Baekhyun to join the cast

Posted: 16 Apr 2014 05:04 PM PDT


On April 16th, it was revealed that SHINee's Onew along with Super Junior's Kyuhyun are confirmed to play in upcoming musical "Singin' In The Rain", also EXO's Baekhyun is likely to join the the cast as well.

SM Entertainment said,"Onew and Kyuhyun will appear in musical "Singin' In The Rain". EXO's Baekhyun also received the love call to star in the musical. However we are currently checking with his schedule so nothing has been confirmed yet".

A representative said,"Both of them have extremely love for musical. Despite their busy schedule they always do their best than anyone else in rehearsal. They have good skills and their passion is also really great"

"Singin' In The Rain" will take place at Chungmu Art Hall, Grand Theatre from June 5th - August 3rd.