Monday, May 19, 2014

"Suzy shares a proof shot of her coming-of-age gift" plus 22 more

"Suzy shares a proof shot of her coming-of-age gift" plus 22 more


Suzy shares a proof shot of her coming-of-age gift

Posted: 19 May 2014 08:00 AM PDT



Miss A Suzy receives roses in celebrating her coming-of-age. In relation to that, she posted a proof shot and wrote, "Thank you" on her twitter account.

In the photo, she is holding a bouquet of red roses and seems satisfied. Her entertainment JYP stated, "It feels strange and good at the same time. I think if you receive flowers during the coming-of-age day, it would really feel good."

Congratulations on your-coming-of-age Suzy!

Aside from Suzy, other idols who celebrate coming-of-age day and 95liners are APink Namjoo, AOA Seolhyun, BTOB Sungjae, Teen Top's Changjo and Ricky, Boyfriend Minwoo, f(x) Krystal, GOT7's JR, 4Minute Sohyun, and 2NE1's Minzy. Congratulations!


Jessica and Krystal are mischievously lovely in their sisterly pictorial

Posted: 19 May 2014 07:40 AM PDT



Jessica and Krystal are engaged in a lovely pictorial for the US version of Nylon magazine's June issue.

The sisters are very fashionable trying out stylish and colorful clothes posing for their photographer Marvin Scott Jarrett. Both projected various poses and expressions revealing how professional and classy they are.



In fact, these lovely sisters reveal their mischievous shots through Jessica's weibo account which is not seen in the preview photos released.





VIXX release tracklist for 'Eternity'

Posted: 19 May 2014 06:55 AM PDT



VIXX reveal the tracklist of their upcoming 4th single album 'Eternity' through their official fancafe.
The tracks are as follow:

1. Eternity
 Lyrics by: Kim Lee Na
 Rap Making: Ravi
 Composed by: Shin Hyuk, Deanfluenza, 2xxx!, DK, siyeonking!
 Arranged by: 2xxx! 
2. Sad Ending
 Lyrics by: Lee Seu Lan(Jam Factory), Ravi
 Composed by: Eric Lidbom, Jon Hallgren
 Arranged by: Eric Lidbom, Jon Hallgren 
3. Love, LaLaLa
 Lyrics by: Kim Ji Hyang, MELODESIGN, Ravi
 Composed by: MELODESIGN, Keeproots, fascinating
 Arranged by: MELODESIGN, Keeproots, fascinating 
4. Eternity (Instrumental)

As we noticed, member Ravi have participated in their title track by giving the rap part and contributed in penning 'Sad Ending'. Their 4th single album will be released on May 27.

Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

SHINee to release new Japanese single 'Lucky Star' + teaser clip

Posted: 19 May 2014 06:40 AM PDT



SHINee are going to release their 10th Japanese single 'Lucky Star' on June 25 and a teaser clip from their PV has been released.

The boys are going to have a free-spirited and refreshing song this time based form the music and scene from the video wherein the boys are seen getting off a car and running through a green field.

Their 'Lucky Star' single album will also include another track 'Bounce'. As for now the details for the regular and limited edition have been released so far. The CD version will include the two tracks and the instrumental versions. The limited edition (CD+DVD) will include two tracks as well as LUCKY STAR Music Video and LUCKY STAR Jacket & Music Video Shooting Sketch.

For the meantime, watch the teaser below:


Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

2NE1's CL shows off her bikini body

Posted: 19 May 2014 06:07 AM PDT


2NE1's charismatic leader has been the main topic of discussion after showing off her bikini body through new photos on Instagram.

Fans were impressed with her well-maintained body and praised her hidden beauty.

Check out for more photos below:


ZE:A to release new mini album in June 2

Posted: 19 May 2014 05:30 AM PDT



On May 15, ZE:A's official twitter account uploaded a mysterious black and white photo with the word
'zogo' written on it. Fans have noticed that '0602' which is ZE:A's comeback date is read as 'zogo'  backwards. Thus making their comeback date as June 2.

It turns out the the photo is the teaser image for their upcoming mini album wherein the group is going to make a comeback as a whole. It was reported that the mini album will have 6 new tracks.

In relation to that, Kwanghee's photos in celebration for the coming-of-age were uploaded through their Facebook page which also hint with their nearing comeback as they wrote, "It's the coming-of-age day everyone!! ZE:A's Kwanghee is really congratulating you! Kiss, rose, perfume and also a greater gift will be given~^^ Please wait a little bit."

Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net

VIXX to make their debut in Japan with 'Darkest Angels'

Posted: 19 May 2014 05:00 AM PDT



VIXX are going to be busy this year with their back to back promotions in domestic and Japan.

Aside from the announcement of their comeback with 'Eternity', VIXX also announce that they are going to make their debut in Japan with the release of their 1st album 'DARKEST ANGELS' on July 2. Based on the title, it seems like the boys are going to have a contrasting concept.

Their upcoming Japanese debut album 'Darkest Angels' will include a total of 16 songs as well as their upcoming 4th Korean single 'Eternity'. It will be released as usual in different versions including each members' limited edition.

Before that, VIXX are making their comeback in South Korea with 'Eternity' on May 27th.

A Pink's Eunji is confirmed as the female lead for 'Trot Lovers'

Posted: 19 May 2014 03:48 AM PDT


We will be able to see Eunji in a love line with Ji Hyun Woo for "Trot Lovers".

On May 19th, the production team of KBS' "Trot Lovers" announced that Eunji is now confirmed as the lead role in the drama.

Eunji will play as Choi Chun Hee who is the oldest daughter in the family. She has to work and give up everything in order to support her father and sister. She inherits her singing talents from her mother so her dream is also to become a trot singer like her mother.

Eunji already proved her potential acting skill through "Reply 1997" and "That Winter, The Wind Blows", she's also known as one of the idols with the best vocal talent so many people think that this role is a perfect fit for her and are expecting to see her performance in the drama.

"Trot Lovers" will be broadcast in June following "Big Man".

'Dream Concert' confirms its official line-up for upcoming 20th Anniversary

Posted: 19 May 2014 03:01 AM PDT


"Dream Concert", which started in 1995 and is organized by Korea Entertainment Producer's Association and sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, is going to celebrate its 20th Anniversary on June 7th at Seoul World Cup Stadium.

The also confirms the official celebrity line-up for the concert with 32 teams including Girls' Generation, EXO, BEAST, 4Minute, BTOB, A Pink, B1A4, Girl's Day, T-Ara, Speed, VIXX, U-Kiss, Rainbown, Block B, Dalshabet, Topdogg, Focus, GOT7, Boys Republic, Tiny-G, ZE:A, C-Clown, SoReal, Halo, Lip Service, M.pire, OFFROAD, N-SONIC, BESTie, LU:KUS, Say Yes, Jjun and YB as special guest.

Everyone who attends the concert this time will get a chance to take a glance at its history through unpublished photos and also get to own a limited edition of "Dream Letter" magazine with handwritten messages and photos from all the participating artists.

The ticketing will start at 8pm kst on May 19th through Interpark.

VIXX to comeback with new single 'ETERNITY' on May 27th + to take legal action on the leak of audio and teaser image

Posted: 19 May 2014 01:33 AM PDT


VIXX is ready to join the comeback line-up for May.

On May 18th, Jellyfish Entertainment unveiled the first teaser image about the group's upcoming single "ETERNITY" and also on VIXX's official website, you can see a giant clock is counting down to the release date which will be on May 27th. Judging from the website, it seems the boys will go with another mystery and dark concept again.

On the same day, it was reported that the group's comeback teaser image and 1-minute audio teaser were spread through various online community forums and also other SNS. A rep from Jellyfish Entertainment said they will find the and take legal action against the one that leaked them.

SBS's 'Good Sunday' fails to compete in ratings with KBS and MBC

Posted: 19 May 2014 12:30 AM PDT


SBS's 'Good sunday', including Running Man and Roommate, is suffering the lowest ratings, 7.1%, in 20 months.

A new show 'Roommate' kept staying at the last with 4.6%, Running Man ratings also dropped by 1.6% from 11.2% to 9.6%. SBS once again failed to compete against MBC's Sunday Night and KBS2's Happy Sunday.

The winner of this week is MBC with "Dad!Where Are You Going 2?" got 9%  and "Real Man" got 14.9% in ratings, which raised MBC's average ratings to 11.3%

KBS's "Superman Returns" had a slight increase to 10.7% and "2 days 1 night 3" got 11%, the average rating reached 10.8%.

It's the first time in many years that SBS faces that low ratings in Sunday time slot. SBS is on the alert now as the ratings gap is becoming larger and larger.

Jenny@dkpopnews

V.O.S Profile

Posted: 18 May 2014 11:30 PM PDT


Group name: V.O.S
Name meaning: Voice of Soul
Label: Star Empire entertainment
Genre: R&B, ballad
Debut year: 2004

MEMBER PROFILE

Name: Choi Hyun Joon (최현준)
Birthdate: March 7, 1981
Height: 179 cm
Weight: 63 kg
School: MyungJi JeonMun University
Blood type: A


Name: Kim Kyung Rok (김경록)
Birthdate: December 4, 1983
Height: 179 cm
Weight: 67 kg
School: WooSong JongBu University
Blood type: B

FORMER MEMBER:


Name: Park Ji Heon (박지헌)
Birthdate: July 28, 1978
Height: 173 cm
Weight: 65 kg
School: WooSong JongBu University
Blood type: A

Their recent track:

Megan Lee Profile

Posted: 18 May 2014 11:00 PM PDT


Stage name: Megan Lee (메건리)
Born: 1996
Label: Soulshop Entertianment
Debut: May 15, 2014
Debut song: 8dayz
Come from: California, the USA
Occupation: singer, songwriter, and actress

- Megan is known as an "Youtube girl" for her vocal talents through her videos posted on YouTube
- She is a Korean-American Teenager Born & Raised in Happy & Sunny California, USA 

Her debut track:



CNBLUE Live Can’t Stop in Malaysia Ticket Sales Launched

Posted: 18 May 2014 10:03 PM PDT


Ticket launch for "CNBLUE LIVE- Can't Stop Tour in Malaysia", which will be held on 9th of August 2014, launched by IME Productions Malaysia last Saturday at Sg Wang Plaza.



A great number of fans are showing explosive reactions to the announcement on IME Productions Facbeook page. Lots of fans were turned up during the ticket launching; some even started queuing since 7 a.m in the morning in order to get the 1000 exclusive giant concert posters. CNBLUE fans club had purchased more than 200pcs tickets during ticket launch.


EXO Chanyeol's 'Roommate' family support him on Inkigayo

Posted: 18 May 2014 09:00 PM PDT



Having a family outside your own is really overwhelming. As for EXO's Chanyeol, having his 'Roommate's support is very important at a time like this.

His 'Roommate' family including his own roommate Shin Sung Woo, comedian Jo Se Ho appeared personally on EXO's latest Inkigayo stage to support Chanyeol. Their are seen during broadcast cheering enthusiastically.



Aside from them, After School's Nana and Song Ka Yeon also send their suppor through an instagram post. The martial art lady wrote, "Congratulations" attached with a photo of her and Nana giving thumbs up having EXO's live broadcast behind them.

Not only Chanyeol is thankful but his fans as well. They commented, "His 'Roommate' family is a blessing to him.","They've gotten this really close this far. I'm happy!","Thank you for supporting Chanyeol in time like this." and so on.

Meanwhile, EXO won 1st on May 18th episode of Inkigayo.

Phantom release MV for 'Seoul Lonely' ft. Gain & starring AOA's Hyejeong

Posted: 18 May 2014 08:32 PM PDT



Phantom finally drop the MV for their 1st album 'Phantom Power'  title song 'Seoul Lonely' featuring Gain and starring AOA's Hyejeong.

The addition of Gain's delicate voice adds emotions in the the bittersweet experience of being alone in Seoul. Moreover, AOA's Hyejeong also stars in the MV with her emotional acting. Phantom's music is soft and smooth harmonized with Gain and the members' sensational voices.

Watch below:


EXO-K's Overdose MV reaches 10 million views

Posted: 18 May 2014 08:20 PM PDT



EXO-K's Overdose MV achieves 10 million views 2 weeks after its official release.

EXO-K is also the first KPop male group to reach this number in 2014, congratulations to the boys.

Check out the MV below just in case you have not watched it.

IU releases music performance of 'Your Meaning' ft. Kim Chang Wan

Posted: 18 May 2014 08:09 PM PDT





IU performs a wonderful performance of one of her remake songs 'Your Meaning' originally sang by Sanulrim.

The track 05 from her remake album 'Flower Bookmark' is a refreshing slow tempo song with some narration adlibs and vocals from Kim Chang Wan. Listen below:


Fly to the Sky release music highlight for 'CONTINUUM'

Posted: 18 May 2014 07:30 PM PDT



Fly to the Sky release the the highlight of their 10 tracks from their upcoming 9th album 'CONTINUUM' which will be released on May 20. The following tracks are previewed:

1. We
2. You You You
3. Your Voice
4. Don't Call
5. So Cool
6. You
7. The Break Up That I Don't Know (ft. Kim Na Young)
8. Even if a Decade Passes By
9. Kiss & Say Goodbye
10. Like a Lie

MOst of the tracks are RnB ballad including the song feat. Kim Na Young. The duo are treating fans with their unchanging harmony and vocals which make their comeback being anticipated. Check below:




INFINITE release BTS of 'Last Romeo' MV

Posted: 18 May 2014 07:06 PM PDT



INFINITE readies fans for their comeback by treating them a BTS clip from their music video for 'Last Romeo'.

The boys are seen in their MV filming with many candlesticks in a smokey room. Each members are doing their solo shots. There are even scenes where some members are doing stunts and running furiously.

INFINITE are going to release their 'Season 2' album on 21st. Check out the BTS for the meantime.



Henry chooses K.Will as the one that takes care of him the most

Posted: 18 May 2014 05:57 PM PDT


Park Gun Gyung is going to be jealous over K.Will again.

Henry was featured in an interview on MBC's "Section TV" on May 18th. He talked about how the members of the show is really like a family and take good care of him, especially Seo Kyung Suk is like his mom while Park Gun Hyung acts like his dad.

The MC then brought back the topic about Park Gun Hyung previously expressed his jealousy as Henry only mentioned K.Will on "Quiz To Change The World" as the one that helped him during his hard times on "Real Man" and how he said he is going to keep a distance from now on. Henry then jokingly said,"Then I'm also going to keep my distance from him".

He also talked about his rising popularity after joining "Real Man","Not long ago I went to a sauna. Even after I took off my clothes there was an ajusshi who recognized me and called out "Oh It's Henry"".

EXO-M perform on CCTV1 Global Chinese Music

Posted: 18 May 2014 05:02 PM PDT


EXO-M performed on CCTV1 Global Chinese Music, check out their amazing performance below:


Note: This performance was pre-recorded before the Kris' lawsuit.

G Dragon appears in the preview of 'The Return of Superman'

Posted: 18 May 2014 04:49 PM PDT

G Dragon will appear in the upcoming episode of 'The Return of Superman', check out the preview below:



Will Haru manage to kiss G Dragon?