Thursday, May 22, 2014

"140522 EXO-K won first place on M! Countdown" plus 23 more

"140522 EXO-K won first place on M! Countdown" plus 23 more


140522 EXO-K won first place on M! Countdown

Posted: 22 May 2014 09:06 AM PDT


EXO-K won first place again on M! Countdown with Overdose, congratulations to the boys for winning.

Check out their scores below:

Jiyeon debuts with 'Never Ever' on M! Countdown

Posted: 22 May 2014 08:49 AM PDT

 T-ara's Jiyeon makes her highly anticipated debut on M! Countdown with Never Ever.

Watch her hot performance below:





VIXX release MV teaser for 'Eternity'

Posted: 22 May 2014 08:10 AM PDT



VIXX drop the first MV teaser for their upcoming single 'Eternity'.

The boys showed their matured and romantic side based from the setting of the MV wherein a girl is appearing in the drama plot. On the other side, the explosive choreography has made fans excited with its intense beat.

'Eternity' will be released on May 27. Watch below:


Rookie girl group Berry Good release acoustic version of 'Love Letter' + MV making

Posted: 22 May 2014 07:30 AM PDT



Rookie girl group Berry Good release an acoustic version of their debut song 'Love Letter' and MV making.

Not only the five lovely girls are carrying an image of sweet and cute but they also showcase their vocal skills through the acoustic version of 'Love Letter'.

Members Taeha, Yira, Subin, Nayeon, and Goeun prove they are not just your typical cute girl group but they've also got the talents and their sweet voices prove it all.

Listen below and also check out their MV making:


ZE:A's Kwanghee greets and shows his closeness to the birthday boy Suho

Posted: 22 May 2014 06:45 AM PDT



ZE:A's Kwanghee greets his friend EXO Suho, who is celebrating his 24th birthday today (Korean age).

He posted a proof shot of them smiling brightly even showing their teeth. Despite of their all black outfit, Kwanghee and Suho seem to be enjoying the breeze from the lake behind them.

Kwanghee wrote, "Suho-ya JunMyeon-ah Happy Birthday kkk". Fans are as happy as them and wrote comments below the picture, "Kwanghee and Suho, I don't know you're close.","I can see Suho's big smile.","Happy birthday leader! Stay happy like this.","Thank you Kwnaghee oppa." and so on.

Have you greeted Suho yet? (T/N JunMyeon is Suho's real name)
Meanwhile, ZE:A is planning to come back this June 2 with a new mini album.

2AM Seulong and Yoon Jong Shin release MV for 'New You'

Posted: 22 May 2014 06:11 AM PDT



The MV of the collaborative track 'New You' performed by 2AM's Seulong as a part of Yoon Jong Shin's monthly project has been released.

The 2AM member didn't only lend his vocals but also star in the MV along with Son Eun Seo. The single will be released through various music portals tomorrow, May 23.

Watch the MV below:


Girl's day Sojin poses with her birthday presents

Posted: 22 May 2014 05:40 AM PDT





Girl's Day's Sojin who celebrated her 29th birthday (Korean age) yesterday, May 21, shares a photo of gratitude through her instagram account.

She wrote, "#Sojin#mybirthday#thankyouflowers*" and attaches a photo of her sitting with birthday cakes from her fans and holding a bouquet of flowers.

The pretty girl of Girl's Day is looking young as ever despite adding another year.

INFINITE come back with explosive stages for Season 2, Memories, and Last Romeo at MCD

Posted: 22 May 2014 04:57 AM PDT



On May 22, INFINITE finally commence their Season 2 with explosive stages for 'Memories', 'Season 2', and their title track 'Last Romeo' at MNET's M!Countdown.

Wearing their white and black outfits, INFINITE have showcased stages full of charisma, flawless dancing skills and powerful live vocals that swoon their beloved fans.

Watch their first comeback stage below:



Yonghwa and Lee Joon will be the MCs for 'Music Bank in Brazil'

Posted: 22 May 2014 04:01 AM PDT


CNBLUE's Yonghwa and MBLAQ's Lee Joon will be MC-ing together for "Music Bank in Brazil".

In order to cheer on the national soccer team at World Cup, "Music Bank" will be held at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro on June 7th with an idol line-up includes SHINee, MBLAQ, CNBLUE, Infinite, B.A.P, Ailee, M.I.B.

Are you excited for this episode?

Park Shin Hye releases new Mamonde CF

Posted: 22 May 2014 03:43 AM PDT



Park Shin Hye releases new CF for Mamonde, check out the CF below:

Suzy is in talk for upcoming movie 'Peach Flower Song'

Posted: 22 May 2014 03:13 AM PDT


We might be able to see Suzy in traditional costume and singing pansori in a new movie.

"Peach Flower Song" will be based on a true story about a famous pansori writer named Shin Jae Hyo. Comedian Lee Kyung Kyu and director Lee Yong Pil are expected to work for this movie.

Previously there was a report mentioning that Suzy will play the lead role and she has been learning pansori for 2 months but JYP Entertainment denied it and said she learns it because she's interested in it not just because of the movie. She's still currently reviewing the offer carefully.

This movie will mark her comeback to the movie screen after 2 years since "Architecture 101" which gave her the title as "National First Love".

Lee Hi, WIN B Team and Akdong Musician to join YG Family Concert in Seoul

Posted: 22 May 2014 01:45 AM PDT


YG Entertainment will hold its Family Concert in Seoul with an additional line-up.

On May 22nd, YG Entertainment announced the official line-up for their upcoming concert in Seoul on August 15th includes Big Bang, 2NE1, PSY, Epik High, Winner, Lee Hi, B Team and Akdong Musician.

In particular, since Akdong Musician couldn't participate in YG Family Concert in Japan due to their debut album promotion, their appearance this time in the concert will make it as a special gifts for the audience.

YG Family Concert is served as a part of 'AIA Real Life: NOW Festival 2014' which is a music festival organized by YG Entertainment, Live Nation and AIA Real Life with Lady Gaga and YG artists as guests. The event will be held for 2 days on August 15th and 16th.

Jiyeon shares her thought on going solo

Posted: 22 May 2014 12:30 AM PDT


T-ara's member Park Jiyeon has confessed her honest thought on making a solo debut.

In an interview on May 19, Jiyeon shared, "I always greet you as the youngest of T-ara, and now I feel awkward to greet you as a solo artist. When my company suggested me make a solo debut, I told them that I don't find myself fit fot it yet. However, other members of T-ara and many people encouraged me, so I took the chance. I had pressure that I must cover everything alone, so I practiced a lot, and now I am waiting for the stage."

Jiyeon is the first member to make a solo debut in T-ara so she is worried even more. She said, "I want to work solo while working as a group, but I felt a lot of pressure when I worked as a solo now." 

Meanwhile, Jiyeon's first solo mini album was released with the title song '1 Minute 1 Second'. Watch her first performance on Mnet 'M Count Down' on May 22.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Sistar's Bora takes cute photos with Park Hae Jin

Posted: 21 May 2014 11:30 PM PDT


On May 20th, SISTAR's Bora uploaded her photos taken with actor Park Hae Jin on Twitter, and wrote, "Did you watch the drama tonight? I have the first shooting with Hae Jin! I wonder if I will meet him in the near future."

Park Hae Jin and Bora are acting in SBS drama, 'Doctor Outsider' as doctor Han Jae Jun and a North Korean escapee named Lee Chang Yi.

In the photos, Bora and Park Hae Jin pose "V" signs together with beautiful smiles. They seem close and comfortable to each other even this is their first scene acting together. 

Remember to watch 'Doctor Stranger' airing every Monday and Tuesday.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Happy birthday to EXO's Suho

Posted: 21 May 2014 11:00 PM PDT


Stage Name: Suho
Real Name: Kim Jun Myeon
Nickname: Sunnouncer, Esuhort, Jun Ma Hao
Label: SM entertainment
Group: EXO, EXO-K
Position: Leader, Lead Vocalist
Born: May 22nd, 1991
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Personality: Exemplar, polite and considerate
Family: Father, Mother, Older Brother (4 years older)
Height: 173cm
Weight: 65kg
Blood Type: AB
Education: Korea National University of Arts – Majoring in Acting
Super Power (Badge): Water

- He was discovered on the streets by a SM casting manager
- His ideal girl is one with long straight hair and enjoys reading.
- His roommate is Sehun.
- He made a cameo in TVXQ's music video for "HaHaHa Song", alongside Kai and Chanyeol.
- He's good at making honey water.
- He likes to solve problems with peaceful conversations.
- He buys his fellow members delicious food to eat.

Kim Yeong Kwang, Oh Jeong Se, and BTOB's SungJae cast in tvN's 'Nine Boy'

Posted: 21 May 2014 08:57 PM PDT




Kim Yeong Kwang, Oh Jeong Se and BTOB's Sung Jae have been cast in the upcoming tvN drama 'Nine Boy'.

On May 22, according to broadcast insiders, the three main lead cast Kim Yeong Kwang, Oh Jeong Se and BTOB's Sung Jae have already confirmed their appearances.

'Nine Boy' is a drama which revolves around the life story around men at the ages of 9, 19, 29 and 39. Kim Yeong Kwang takes the role of 29 years-old while Oh Jeong Se takes the character role of a 39 years old. On the other hand, because of his popularity from 'Reply 1994' last year, BTOB's Sungjae is taking the role of the 19 years old boy.

'Nine Boy' is scheduled to premiere next month.

2AM Seulong releases MV stills from 'New You', a collaboration project of Yoon Jong Shin

Posted: 22 May 2014 06:06 AM PDT




2AM Seulong is the next singer to be featured in Yoon Jong Shin's monthly project and their collaborative track is titled 'New You'.

Prior to that, not only he'll take part in the vocals, but Seulong is going to star in the MV as well. In the MV stills released, Seulong and Son Eun Seo star as a lovely couple and posing together.

The MV will be released at 10PM today and the song will be available on music sites on 23rd.

Melody Day and 2AM Changmin release 'The Very Last First' MV

Posted: 21 May 2014 08:04 PM PDT



Female vocal group Melody day collaborate with 2AM Changmin in their powerful ballad track "The Very Last First".

With the lyrics that goes, "We were destined to meet. The moment I met you I knew I was born to love you." and "Can you believe that I can't imagine me without anyone but you?", they assure you with a  mellow love song wonderfully executed with the girls delicate voices and Changmin's powerful but emotional vocals

Watch below:


EXO to perform with 11 members on their concert; Kris' parts have been distributed

Posted: 21 May 2014 10:15 PM PDT



With Kris' lawsuit filed against his agency, EXO has confirmed, one day before their very 1st solo concert, that they will proceed with only 11 members.

On 21st, SM Entertainment put up a notice on EXO's homepage, "We are informing you that 11 members are going to perform on 23-25 shows to be held at the Seoul Olympic Park Gymnastics Stadium." The agency added, "The current 11 members are making effort to meet your expectations and promise great stages and performances. Please show a lot of interest."

Furthermore, on an interview with Dispatch on May 22, regarding Kris' parts (choreography, vocals, etc), SM stated that they distributed it among the 11 members and re-align the formations. They said, "It's not an easy task. Members are still trying to adjust with their newly assigned section."
-Dispatch 1

In fact, the members also sent a video message for their fans. Check out below:




Orange Caramel release solo MV versions for 'Abing Abing'

Posted: 21 May 2014 07:16 PM PDT



Fans of Orange caramel would be glad to see their particular bias in their solo MV version of their latest 'Abing Abing' MV.

The girls are adorable enjoying their Baskin Robbins while dancing and singing. If you want more of Lizzy, Nana, and Raina from their cute MV.

Check out their solos below:


Rainbow's Seungah shows off her short hairstyle

Posted: 21 May 2014 06:47 PM PDT


Rainbow's Seungah is attracting attention with her short hairstyle.

She posted the selcas above on her SNS on 21st May, she cut her hair short for drama 'Come! Jang Bori'.

Fans commented, "Seungah looks cool in short hair", "she's pretty in whatever hairstyle" and etc.

What do you think?

Seungah with long hair

EXID's Junghwa shows off her slim waist for Prinkle

Posted: 21 May 2014 06:29 PM PDT

 EXID's Junghwa models for Vitamin C drink Prinkle.

Besides posing in various outfits, she shows off her slim ant waist in her recent photoshoot for the said brand.

Check out for more photos below:






f(x)'s Victoria releases new CF for Tony Moly

Posted: 21 May 2014 06:07 PM PDT


f(x)'s leader Victoria releases new CF for cosmetic brand Tony Moly.

Check out her crystal-clear skin in the video below:

Yoochun to feature in Gummy's new mini album

Posted: 21 May 2014 05:27 PM PDT


Fans will get to hear Yoochun's voice in Gummy's upcoming mini album.

According to C-Jes Entertainment, the song is said to have reggae style and refreshing melody which reminds you of early summer days. At first Yoochun was featured in as a narrator for a boyfriend role, but after working with each other in the recording room for a while, he ended up lending his voice to harmonize wirh Gummy. They both recorded the song in a friendly atmosphere thanks to its cute lyrics and exciting rhythms.

Yoochun said,"I usually enjoy listening to comforting and lyrical indie music, and this song that I was featured in has the same feeling. It's a bright song that makes you want to go outside so it was fun recording it. I also listened to the title song of the album and it's really good. I hope everyone will give it much support".

Gummy's mini album will also include songs composed by Wheesung and Hwayobi. It will be released on June 9th through various online music sites.