Saturday, June 7, 2014

"Jung In & Gary win #1 on June 7th 'Music Core'" plus 23 more

"Jung In & Gary win #1 on June 7th 'Music Core'" plus 23 more


Jung In & Gary win #1 on June 7th 'Music Core'

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 08:30 AM PDT


Jung In and Gary surpassed EXO-K and Fly To The Sky to win the #1 position for this week's "Music Core".

They released new digital single "Your Scent" on May 27th and the song quickly climbed to #1 spot on various online music charts and even achieved an all-kill despite having no promotion on music shows.

EXO, Fly To The Sky, Baek Ji Young, Kim Yeon Woo, Infinite, ZE:A, Vixx, U-Kiss, Hyosung, Boyfriend, Jiyeon, G.NA, NC.A, 15&, BTL, Bay.B also performed on the show.

2NE1 to hold after party for Japan concerts in July

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 06:30 AM PDT


Japanese fans will have a chance to interact with 2NE1 in a closer distance event.

On upcoming June 25th, 2NE1 will release their 2nd album "CRUSH" in Japan. The girls will also proceed with their "ALL OR NOTHING" (AON) world tour with 2 concerts at Yokohama Arena on July 5th & 6th and Kobe World Memorial Hall on Jung 12th and 13th.

In particular, 2NE1 will hold their after party at Sound Museum Vision in Shibuya, Tokyo on July 6th and at Owl Osaka in Umeda, Osaka. Since they held an successful after party for their Seoul concert back in March so the event this time is also expected to receive hot response from local fans.

In addition, 2NE1 will go to Jakarta, Indonesia for their "AON" concert on June 8th.

Hong Jong Hyun puts on a ring for Yura on their first meeting

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 06:04 AM PDT


He even personally put it on her finger.

The June 7th broadcast of "We Got Married" unveiled the first meeting of Hong Jong Hyun and Girl's Day's Yura.

After searching for a while, Hong Jong Hyun finally arrived at Girl's Day's waiting room. When he came into the room, Yura was so shy that she kept hiding behind her members. Later he quickly noticed that Yura was his wife as he said in an interview,"When I opened the door I immediately knew that it was Yura".

Hyeri then saw the ring on Hong Jong Hyun's pinky finger and said,"Is that ring for Yura unnie when you meet her?", he answered,"Yes it is" and then personally put the ring on her finger, caused the members to squeal in excitement.

Check out the cut below

2014 Dream Concert red carpet photos

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 04:06 AM PDT

N.Sonic

Boys' Republic

M.Pire

Topp Dogg

Tiny G

Dal Shabet

BESTie

GOT7

Girl's Day

Rainbow

MCs

4Minute

A Pink

BEAST

B1A4

Block B

CROSS GENE's comeback with 'Amazing – Bad Lady' is scheduled on June 9th

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 04:00 AM PDT



CROSS GENE was supposed to comeback with 'Amazing – Bad Lady' on April 21st. However, it was postponed indefinitely to be one with the grieving of the Sewol tragedy's victims.

After more than a month of waiting, CROSS GENE announced on their Facebook that they will be releasing 'Amazing – Bad Lady' in Korea and 30 other Asian and European countries on June 9th. However, the song will just be available on iTunes if you're outside South Korea.

'Amazing – Bad Lady' will be heard in these Asian countries including Korea, Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. European KPop music lovers will not be left behind as well especially those in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and France.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

Shin Sungwoo helps EXO's Chanyeol with his self-composed song

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 03:30 AM PDT



As a newbie in the music industry, EXO's Chanyeol got an advice from the more senior Shin Sungwoo

Shin Sungwoo is generous enough to share his music wisdom, and they worked on Chanyeol's own composition together. They polished what has Chanyeol started on the spot. 

Music became the common denominator between these two talented men, and this made them even closer with each other which is very essential as they live in one house for SBS 'Roommate.'

Catch the result of the collaboration of the old and new generation of music on June 8th at 4:15 PM.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Sports Donga

BTS to perform in Russia, Germany, Sweden and the USA

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 03:00 AM PDT




Bangtan Boys (BTS) is receiving much love from its international fans.

BTS is invited to represent South Korea on the Bridge to Korea Festival in Moscow, Russia from June 14th to 15th. They will spend their time in Russia for four days and three nights.

Aside from that, they will be performing in Berlin, Germany on July 27th, in Stockholm, Sweden on July 29th and in the USA for KCON 2014 from August 9-10.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: MBN Star

Singer BoA expresses support for actress Go Ara

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 02:30 AM PDT



Singer BoA uploaded the photo above on her Instagram showing closeness with actress Go Ara.

The two equally gorgeous ladies were spotted posing wackily. BoA wrote expressing her support for Go Ara, "Go Ara is surrounded! Go go go go watch the drama 'You Are Surrounded'!"

Go Ara plays her part as 'Eo Soo-sun' who is the only female in the new class of officers. SBS 'You're All Surrounded' includes Lee Seunggi, Cha Seungwon, Oh Yoon-ah, Ahn Jae-hyun, Park Jung-min and Sung Ji-roo. Catch them on SBS every Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

Yoon Jongshin teases with his announcement of debuting an idol group

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 02:00 AM PDT



On June 5th, an announcement was made by Mystic89's president Yoon Jongshin which really teased his nearly 600,000 Twitter followers.

He wrote, "Mystic89 is going to debut an idol group. We will give the details soon."


Who among you are excited?

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Sports Donga, @MelodyMonthly

'SUPERSTARK' drops great news for its 6th season!

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 01:30 AM PDT



'SuperStar K6' has three great news for its avid followers.

First, Lee Seungchul (Prince of Live Singing) was confirmed to be one of judges for the sixth time. He started judging the show since its season one, and was known for his detailed, bold and constructive criticisms. 

Second, the SuperStar K6 are considering adding one more judge making its original three judges into four. However, it was not yet finalized.

Lastly, they will undergo auditions in Manila, Philippines for the first time.

They started having auditions since March through different media like Kakaotalk, mobile app 'MNetStar,' Google Plus and ARS.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: TenAsia, @MnetSuperstarK

Former members of Five Girls, G.NA & SECRET's Hyosung reunite

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 01:00 AM PDT



G.NA and SECRET's Hyosung had the chance to see each other on one of the episodes of 'M! Countdown.'

These two beautiful and talented ladies were members of a KPop girl group Five Girls, which never had the chance to debut due to financial troubles of Good Entertainment. They were re-united as they promote their solo albums.

On the photo, they swapped their albums and posed adorably. G.NA has recently returned with 'Pretty Lingerie' while Hyosung is promoting her first solo album 'Top Secret' with its title song 'Goodnight Kiss.' 

Five Girls was composed of SECRET's Hyosung, G.NA, Wonder Girls' Yubin, After School's UEE and Spica's Jiwon. They were supposed to debut in 2007.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Sports Donga

Jung In Profile

Posted: 07 Jun 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Real name: Choi Jung In (최정인)
Birthday: December 7th, 1980
Label: Jungle entertainment
Solo debut: 2010, Oct 11th
Debut album: Jung In From Andromeda

- Debut as guest vocalist for Lee Ssang's album in 2002, "Rush"
- Lead vocal of G.Fla, which disbanded in March 2008. 
- She has featured in the albums of famous artists like Leessang, Drunken Tiger, Dynamic Duo, Brown Eyed Soul, and Bobby Kim,...
- She and singer Jo Jung Chi married after appearing on MBC show 'We got married' (2013)

Her latest song featuring Lee SSang's Gary:


Fans request Taeyang to add more performances to Japanese solo tour

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 11:30 PM PDT


Big Bang's Taeyang is planning to launch a Japanese solo tour, after the release of first solo album in Japan on coming August 13th. 

As scheduled, the concerts will be held in Osaka on August 12th, 13rd, in Yokohama on the 17th, 18th, and Fukuoka on the 23rd and 24th, with the total of three cities for six performances. However, due to the pouring requests from fans, additional performances were added to Kobe, Shizuoka and Tokyo, making the tour prolong to ten performances in total six cities.

Taeyang shared, "I want to do any performances, no matter what it is. I don't mind if it is small", showing his strong will to get closer to fans. In the concerts, there will be not only explosive live performances of Taeyang, but also the performances with more mature and diverse music. Fans are looking forward to meet Taeyang in upcoming months.

Meanwhile, Taeyang has just made a Korean comeback with title track, "Eyes, Nose, Lips"

Jenny@dkpopnews

Happy birthday to T-ara's Jiyeon

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 11:00 PM PDT


Birth Name: Park Jiyeon (박지연)
Stage Name: Jiyeon
Nicknames: JiJi, Yeonie, Dinosaur, Little Kim Tae Hee
Birthday: June 7, 1993
Birth place: Seoul, South Korea
Label: Core Contents Media
Group: T-ara; T-ara N4
Position: Vocalist, Main Dancer, Visual, Maknae
Height: 167 cm
Weight: 45kg
Blood Type: AB
Twitter: @pjy1234

- Jiyeon has a solo debut with "Never ever" (May 2014)
- Her best friends are IU and Luna (fx)
- She acted in drama "God of study", "Dream High 2",... and movie "Death bell 2"
- She is fixed member in SBS variety show "Heroes" (2010-2011)

Lee Min Ho's Chinese fans build libraries

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 09:11 PM PDT



Chinese fans of Lee Min Ho are aiming to help students who are having a hard time getting a decent education.

With that purpose, they founded a library under the name of Lee Min Ho. It was sponsored by the China Youth Development Foundation. This library was built near the Project Hope schools area to provide a better environment for studying. 

They have been actively doing this since 2012 in Zhejiang Province, and followed in 2013 in Inner Mongolia. Two more places will be given a library, the Qinhai and Sichuan.

May this advocacy prosper for the welfare of the children.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

2NE1's Dara celebrates 10th year since debut in the Philippines

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 08:42 PM PDT



June 2014 marks the 10th year anniversary of 2NE1's Dara since she won 1st runner up from ABS-CBN's reality-based talent search show 'Star Circle Quest' in 2004.

2NE1's Dara was first known as Sandara Park way back in the Philippines. She became a record artist debuting with her famous novelty dance hit 'In or Out,' which parodied her experiences in 'Star Circle Quest.' She also starred in four Philippine movies 'Bcuz Of U' (2004) where she won the 'Best New Actress' award, Can This Be Love (2005) which was her first solo movie with her former love team Hero Angeles, D' Lucky Ones (2006) with her ex-boyfriend Joseph Bitangcol, and the last was Super Noypi (2006). Aside from movies, she also had TV shows and specials like 'Krystala' and 'My Name is Sandara Park,' which was watched by YG Entertainment's Yang Hyun Suk. 

On her Twitter and Instagram accounts, Dara remembered her 10th year anniversary. She tweeted saying, "I'm already 10 years in showbiz!!! I still remembered the grand questor's night at the Araneta Coliseum 10 years ago. Thank you very muck for your support."



She followed it with another tweet saying, "You didn't change until now. I love you all very much. I hope to go back in the Phil. soon!!! I miss you already!!! :)"


She also said, "I just celebrated the 5th anniversary of 2NE1 recently, but today it's my 10th year anniversary since I debuted in the Philippines as Sandara Park. Ten years have passed already, but the only thing that changed were numbers. I will continue living young ten years from now. Thank you for those who believed and supported me since then until now. I love you."



On her IG, she posted the photo above along with the caption saying, "To celebrate my 10th year anniversary since debut, this is my not-so-liked 'tanned-Dara' and 'abs-Dara'."

Congratulations Dara. More decades for you.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: @krungy21, instagram.com/daraxxi

Chu Sarang shares her adorable #OOTD

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 08:00 PM PDT



Chu Sarang's Facebook was updated with the very adorable photo above.

On the photo, Chu Sarang showed her #OOTD (outfit of the day). She's wearing a floral fedora, printed white dress and a huge white rubber shoes completed her fashion statement. Her cute pose added more youthfulness to that photo.

The photo garnered nearly one thousand comments, more than 200 shares and 58,000 likes and still counting.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

Jung sisters make a comment about their 'bad temper' image

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 07:30 PM PDT



Girls' Generation's Jessica and f(x)'s Krystal gave their comment regarding other people's impression of them. 

On June 3rd, the first episode of Onstyle's 'Jessica & Krystal' was aired, and these siblings shared their thoughts about their 'bad temper' image.

Jessica explained, "Many assumed that idols always are in good mood. If they didn't see you smiling or happy, they misunderstood that most of the time. Please don't think that we are both bad-tempered."

The younger Jung, Krystal, dropped a sharper point of view, "I think there's no need to explain. This is who we are. What can we do about it?" 

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Newsen

Park Yoochun to meet Japanese fans of 2012 drama 'Missing You'

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 07:00 PM PDT



Even though the MBC's drama 'Missing You' was originally aired in Korea in 2012, it is still making a noise and getting more followers until today.

Particularly, Park Yoochun's character as Han Jung-woo was well-received by the drama's Japanese viewers. With that, Yoochun will hold a fan meeting event on July 9th in Japan.

Anticipate his presence and performance for the avid viewers of 'Missing You.'

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: EDaily

ALi asks 'What is LUV' on her comeback digital album

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 06:30 PM PDT



Singer ALi made her comeback with a new digital album entitled 'What is LUV.'

She released a full audio of its title track with the same name. 'What is LUV' is a mixture of reggae, R&B and rap music. It also features the voice of rapper LOCO. This project was produced by ALi herself with the help of singer Wheesung.

Try to find the answer below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: BubbleFeetMusic Blast Channel 8, DongA

E-Sens says, 'I will find you'

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 06:00 PM PDT



Recently, the personal Twitter account of rapper E-Sens was hacked, and he didn't allow this unfortunate event to be just part of the history.

E-Sens dropped his formal, bold and firm statement against the hacker of his personal Twitter. He said, "To you who hacked my Twitter account, I will sue you. Is this possible? I didn't open or use my Twitter since I woke up this day, and I only learned that my account might have got hacked when my friends informed me. So I checked it through phone and it didn't work. You even changed my password, you whoever you are. I will find you."



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: OSEN

After School's Nana is a handbags lover for High Cut

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 05:17 PM PDT


After School's Nana reveals new pictorials for High Cut magazine.

She is seen posing with various handbags in her latest photoshoot, check out more photos below:







APink show off their singing and dancing skills on Sketchbook

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 04:29 PM PDT


A Pink appeared as special guests on Sketchbook aired on 7th June.

Besides performing their popular song Mr. Chu, the girls impressed with their dancing and singing ability on the show. Main vocalists Namjoo and Eunji challenge 'Harmony' while Chorong, Bomi and Hayoung dance to Beyonce's Partition.

Watch their performance below:



AOA's Seolhyun, Jimin & Chanmi show their 'Bob Cut' for comeback

Posted: 06 Jun 2014 04:12 PM PDT


It has been confirmed that AOA will drop the full MV of their upcoming hit song 'Bob Cut' on 19th June.

The girls will once again work with Brave Brothers for their comeback after gaining much success with their previous promotion of 'Miniskirt' with the well-known producer.

After seeing the girls' "Bob Cut", do you anticipate their comeback more now?