Saturday, June 21, 2014

"Hyomin shows another level of sexiness for 'Arena Homme Plus'" plus 24 more

"Hyomin shows another level of sexiness for 'Arena Homme Plus'" plus 24 more


Hyomin shows another level of sexiness for 'Arena Homme Plus'

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 08:27 AM PDT


Hyomin cools down the summer heat with a new pictorial for 'Arena Homme Plus" July issue.

Through this new photoshoot, Hyomin was able to showcase more of her perfect body figure as well as made a drastic transformation from her usual image, which keeps fans excited and anticipating for her upcoming solo debut.

Hyomin said,"Originally I was very extroverted but I'm turning into an introvert person. To overcome this situation and want to regain my confidence, so I came up with something as drastic as this".

Meanwhile, Hyomin will make her solo debut with "Nice Body" on July 2nd.





2NE1 gives fans a surprise visit at YG Entertainment building

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 06:30 AM PDT


2NE1 made a surprise appearance at YG building to greet all the lucky fans.

To commemorate the release of 2NE1's "Crush" album, YG Entertainment opened "YG Cafeteria meal" event. The fans who had polaroid photos of 2NE1 in their albums would have to take a proof shot with it and sent in to YG in order to win a chance to visit the agency's infamous cafeteria.

The lucky fans who won the event got to tour in YG building from the recording rooms, the gym and also other places on June 20th in Mapo-gu, Seoul. In particular, 2NE1 members made a surprise appearance to greet and spent a quality time with the fans there, and even took photos with all of them.

Meanwhile, 2NE1 will continue their 'AON' world tour with a concert at Singapore Indore Stadium on June 28th.

Jiyeon to conclude 'Never Ever; promotion on MTV's 'The Show' on June 22nd.

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 06:07 AM PDT


Jiyeon will wrap up her promotion for "Never Ever" on upcoming episode of MTV's "The Show".

On June 21st, Core Contents Media said that Jiyeon will conclude her promotion for "Never End" on MTV's 'The Show: All About K-Pop' on June 22nd". This episode will be broadcast later on the 24th.

In particular, in order to show her gratitude for all the fans, Jiyeon will hold her last fan signing event on June 21st at KINTEX in Ilsan, Gyeonggi-do.

Jiyeon said,"It seems like it's just yesterday that I was shaking in nervous and now it's already the last broadcast for "Never End","Thank you so much for all the cheer and support","We will continue to show more T-ara stages in the future","Please give lots of love for Hyomin unnie's solo song "Nice Body" which will be released soon".

AOA is back with 'Short Hair' on Music Core

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 04:42 AM PDT



AOA made a highly anticipated comeback with Short Hair on Music Core, check out their performance below:

KCON 2014 adds VIXX to their line up (video)

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 04:00 AM PDT



IU, Girl's Generation, CNBLUE and BTS will be sharing the stage of KCON 2014 with VIXX as its new addition.

VIXX is given again the opportunity to perform at KCON. In 2012, they performed on the first KCON. This year's KCON will be happening from August 9 to 10 at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena.

More artists will be revealed just before tickets go on sale on June 27th. For ticket information, click here.

Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: KCONUSA

VIXX uploads modified 'Eternity' dance practice video

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 03:30 AM PDT



A week after VIXX released a practice video for 'Eternity,' they uploaded the same song's dance practice video. But the shots are closer now showing the detailed choreography and the facial expressions of the VIXX's boys.

Compare the two videos below:

1st video



2nd video



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: RealVIXX

Super Junior's Ryeowook shows appreciation for the greetings & gifts he receives for his bday

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 03:00 AM PDT



Super Junior's Ryeowook is celebrating his 27th (international age) birthday today. His fellow members, personal friends, immediate family and his fans expressed and showed their love for him on his special day. In return, Ryeowook went to Twitter to reciprocate what he's receiving today.

Ryeowook posted photos of his various celebrations with his friends, families and fans. He thanked all of them for making him special today.


His recent post says, "Jaegyunnie is really a great kid ^^ thanks"

The post above is preceded by this, "thanks naryeowook.com(.) Reached the dorm and ddwak >< the present finally arrived ~ I'll have to verify it after I go and come back from Taiwan! ^^ sleep well ♡"



A message for Siwon also, "thanks siwonnie-hyung~~~ ^^♡♡ ㅠ ㅠ see you next week"

If really fans can. He wrote, "come into my heart♡"



Ryeowook extended his gratitude saying, "thank you to everyone who wished me a happy birthday ^^ gather gather ><"



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: @ryeong9, Translation by teukables

Park Seo Joon photo shoot video fro 'Elle'

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 02:30 AM PDT



Actor Park Seo Joon had his photo shoot for the July issue of 'Elle.'

Park Seo Joon debuted in 2011 by appearing in the MV of Bang Yong-guk's song 'I Remember.' He starred his first drama on 'Witch's Romance' with actress-singer Uhm Jeong Hwa.

Watch below:
  

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: YouTube

MV of 'One and a Half Summer' scenes in Greece uploaded

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 02:00 AM PDT



A music video of the Chinese-Korean coproduction 'One and a Half Summer' showcasing the scenes that were filmed in Greece was uploaded.

'One and a Half Summer' stars 2PM's Nichkhun, which is his first drama lead role. He will play as Zhang Hao, a Chinese American student who will escape an arranged marriage. He will meet Shu Qing (portrayed by actress Yu Wen Wen) in Greece. Eventually, the two will fall in love with each other.

miss A's Jia, Jiang Jing Fu and Chou Nick are also part of the drama. It will start airing on June 23rd!

Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: YouTube

Actor Yoo Joon-sang receives offer to lead an upcoming MBC drama 'My Spring Day'

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 01:30 AM PDT



Actor Yoo Joon-sang received the proposal for the MBC's upcoming Wednesday-Thursday drama 'My Spring Day.'

Yoo Joon-sang is being wooed for the lead man role. According to his representative, he is considering the offer seriously.

'My Spring Day' will be a story of a woman whose life is threatened by a terminal illness, but started living a new life after having a heart transplant. Yoo Joon-sang will be the leading man who will fall in love with her. It will be directed by Lee Jae-dong and written by Park Ji-sook.

It may be aired in September after 'Fated to Love You.'
 
written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: OSEN

JYJ’s Yoochun to participate on China's variety show 'Happy Camp'

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 01:00 AM PDT



An insider from a long-running variety show in China entitled 'Happy Camp' revealed that they invited JYJ's Yoochun as their guest.

The insider shared that Yoochun will be filming for this episode called 'Special Collection of Male Idols' on June 23rd. The episode will be aired on July 12th.

'Happy Camp' started airing in 1997 on China's Hunan TV. 

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

Happy birthday to Global Icon's One Ket

Posted: 21 Jun 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Name: 원캣 (One Ket)
Date of Birth: 21st June 1991
Label: Simtong Entertainment
Group: Global Icon (GI)
Height: 162cm 
Weight: 44 kg
Specialties: Choreography

Career:
- Dance inside Performance vol.1 Award
- Battle spot waacking Championship
- Jam on the Square Performance contest Championship

Happy birthday to Miss A's Min

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 11:30 PM PDT


Stage Name: Min
Birth Name: Lee Min Young
Birthday: June 21, 1991
Birth place: Seoul, South Korea
Label: JYP entertainment
Group: Miss A
Position: Lead Vocalist, Main Dancer
Nationality: Korean
Weight: 49 kg
Instagram: @therealminnn
Twitter: @missA_min


-She is notable in America for being "Lil Jon's protege"
-She is JYP's longest trainee, training for 8 years before her debut
-At a very young age she got into the entertainment being a part of "BoBoBo" (The Korean version of Sesame Street)
-At 13 years old, Hyoyeon, member of Girls' Generation, and Min formed a dance duo called "Little Winners". Their videos were popularly watched on YouTube
-In 2008, before her debut, she was a dance teacher and an English teacher
-Her best friends are f(x)'s Amber and Girls' Generation's Hyoyeon

Happy birthday to Super Junior's Ryeowook

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 11:00 PM PDT


Birth Name: Kim Ryeo Wook
Stage Name: Ryeowook
English Name: Nathan Kim
Birthday: June 21, 1987
Birth place: Incheon, South Korea
Label: SM entertainment
Group: Super Junior, Super Junior-K.R.Y and Super Junior-M
Position: Main Vocalist
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 58 kg
Blood Type: O
Hobbies/Specialties: Singing, Composition
Instruments: Piano and Keyboard
Twitter: @ryeong9

- He carries a bag and phone everywhere with him
- Likes taking selfies
- He is the mother image of Super Junior
- he is good at doing the sound of water droplets and pigs
- He searches for all different types of websites including anti-fan sites
- He is afraid of dogs and height
- He likes shopping

DAVICHI's Kang Minkyung enjoys some delicious ice cream for 'OhBoy!'

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 10:09 PM PDT


DAVICHI's Kang Minkyung transforms into a lovely ice cream girl for the July issue of OhBoy! magazine.

She poses in casual outfits and shows her cuteness in the latest pictorials, check out more photos below:






Cube Entertainment artists to join a concert in Shenzhen, China in August!

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 09:00 PM PDT



It was revealed that Cube Entertainment artists 4Minute, BEAST, G.NA, and BTOB will also be performing in an upcoming concert in China.

The list of additional performers above will be joining Jay Park, Junjun, Loco, 2EYES and many more in a concert entitled 'Xinbao Idol K-POP Crazy Concert in Shenzhen.' 

It will be held on August 2nd at 7:30 PM at the Shenzhen Universiade Sports Centre.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: UNITEDCUBE

Former Korean boy group 'S' to comeback?

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 08:34 PM PDT



It was reported that the former members of the Korean boy group called 'S' is having talks of reuniting after 11 years.

Just like how short their group's name is, 'S' became active only in 2003 with the release of their first album entitled 'Fr.In.Cl', which means 'Friends in Classic'. 'S' had three members which included H.O.T's Kangta, Shinhwa's Shin Hyesung and ballad singer Lee Jihoon.

A representative from SM Entertainment, the agency that housed the group, revealed that the three men are still very close and are having conversation for a possible comeback. However, as of this writing, there's still no confirmation.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: OSEN

Park Bom has 1M+ followers on IG already!

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 08:03 PM PDT



Park Bom joined Instagram in December 2012, and after 1 1/2 years she has magnetized one million followers and it is still counting.

Within that span of time, Bom has uploaded a total of 74 posts only which is a few number comparing with others.

Want to follow her? Click here.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Park Bom IG

Girls' Generation's Yoona poses for Cosmopolitan

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 07:41 PM PDT

 Girls' Generation's Yoona shows off her feminine charm for Cosmopolitan Magazine.

Check out her photos below:





OnStyle 'Jessica & Krystal' episode 4 preview

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 07:32 PM PDT



The 4th episode's preview of OnStyle's 'Jessica & Krystal' was unveiled.

'Jessica & Krystal' is variety TV show which stars Korean American Jung sisters SNSD's Jessica and f(x)'s Krystal. The show aims to unleash Jung Soo Yeon (Jessica) and Jung Soo Jung (Krystal)'s normal, everyday life as sisters and friends.
Anticipate the full 4th episode on June 24th at 11:00 PM KST.

Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: YouTube

ZE:A's Kevin impresses with his cover of Pussycat Dolls' 'Stickwitu'

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 07:00 PM PDT



ZE:A's Kevin made an impressive cover of Pussycat Dolls' song entitled 'StickwitU.'

On 'Arirang Radio,' Kevin showcased his vast singing prowess by singing a girl song which has lots of high notes. Despite of the song's difficulty, Kevin still managed to nail it.

Pussycat Dolls was an American pop girl group led by Nicole Scherzinger (a Filipino-American-Russian descent). They became famous through their songs 'Don't Cha,' 'Buttons,' and 'StickwitU.'

Watch the original first, then find out for yourself how amazing Kevin is :





written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: ARIRANG RADIO

Boyfriend to release a special video as 'Obsession' receives 1M+ views

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 06:30 PM PDT



Boyfriend's music video for its song, 'Obsession,' exceeded one million already.

With that success, an announcement was released revealing a news that will surely excite the fans. The post says, "The music video of OBSESSION finally surpassed 1M views :) Thank you very much to the fans who worked hard to show your love and support. Sunday, June 22! We will show Bestfriends a special surprise video :) In the end, what kind of video would it be?Please anticipate it!!!!! Thank you."

Something to look forward to! Before that, if you haven't seen the MV of 'Obsession,' be obsessed below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: @BOYFRIENDIntl

Park Bom, Dara & Lee Sora has a surprise call on LSR Radio

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 06:00 PM PDT



Park Bom, Dara and Lee Sora had a surprise call on LSR Radio.

A man called and introduced himself saying, "I'm a 34 year-old man living in Seoul Seongbukdong. I'm now living with Lee Sora and Park Bom. I'm filming in Kangwondo and heard Lee Sora's radio so I sent this. I miss you guys."

Bom responded saying, "I miss you too."

The man continued to tease. He said, "Dara-yang... Dara visit us. This is the song I want to request. 2NE1's Baby I Miss You"

Eventually, Bom realized that it's actor Lee Dong Wook.

Lee Dong Wook, Park Bom and Lee Sora are part of SBS' 'Roommate.'
Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: YouTube

HISTORY transform into 'Psycho' in 2nd MV teaser

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 05:32 PM PDT


History continue to tease with the 2nd MV teaser of their upcoming title song 'Psycho', check out the boys in action below:

Taeyang to hold a hug event for 200 fans on June 26th

Posted: 20 Jun 2014 05:14 PM PDT


200 lucky fans will have a chance to meet and hug Taeyang directly.

On upcoming June 26th, on the 12th floor of Seoul Jade Hall at Sincheon U-Plex at 9pm kst, Taeyang will hold a memorial hug event to commemorate the release of his 2nd album "RISE".

180 fans will be chosen among the fans who purchased the album from June 20th to 23rd at Sincheon M2U and 20 fans will be picked from official V.I.P event.

The winners will be announced through M2M record blog on June 24th at 4pm kst while the winners from the V.I.P event will be announced on the V.I.P Zone official bulletin board at the same time.

Anyone here will be one of the winners of this once in a life time event?