Monday, June 2, 2014

"Taeyang releases 'Eye, Nose, Lips' MV" plus 24 more

"Taeyang releases 'Eye, Nose, Lips' MV" plus 24 more


Taeyang releases 'Eye, Nose, Lips' MV

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 08:16 AM PDT


Taeyang releases the full MV of 'Eye, Nose, Lips", check out the full video below as he showcases his charm with amazing vocal and well-trained body.

BEAST to pre-release JunHyung's ballad track ahead of comeback

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 07:57 AM PDT



CUBE announces that BEAST is going to release a ballad track written by member Yong Jun Hyung ahead of their comeback on 16th. The song's lyrics is going to be conveyed by the main vocalist Yoseob.

It has become the group's trademark to pre-release a ballad track before their comeback song just like in 2011 and 2012 when they pre-released 'Rainy Days' and 'Will You Be Alright' before 'Fiction' and 'Shadow' which were both successful and even made it to the top of charts.

For this comeback, the ballad track is still untitled and the release date is still undecided so we have to wait for further details.

A-Prince release practice video for 'Kiss Scene'

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 07:15 AM PDT



A-Prince encourage you to send them dance cover of their song 'Kiss Scene' thus release a dance choreography video.

The adorable boys of A-Prince are having fun and being cute at the same time in their refreshing song. Can you learn this dance?

Watch below:


U-Kiss perform 'Quit Playing' live at their comeback showcase!

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 06:47 AM PDT



U-Kiss made their first live performance of new single 'Quit Playing' at their comeback showcase today held in Mapog, Seoul.

Firstly, U-Kiss introduce their new member Jun, and show his dancing skills to the media. The live performance shows their sleek choreography which is not fully seen in their MV. The deep RnB song which is a work of Duble Sidekick reveals the amazing vocals of the members.

Watch below:



EXO display refreshing facial expression in new Nature Republic's clip

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 06:00 AM PDT



EXO members display their cute facial expression in the new Nature Republic's CF for Aloe Soothing Gel.

The boys are looking attractive and refreshing as they demonstrate the product flattering their fans. The video is to commemorate the successful sales of the moisturizing gel.

Watch below:


Super Junior members greet their ELF a Happy 8th Anniversary!

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 05:02 AM PDT



Super Junior's fanclub called Everlasting Friends or ELF is surely one of the biggest and longest running fanbase around is celebrating their 8th anniversary today, June 2.

Of course, in their big day, Super Junior members send their congratulations and messages. Yesung tweeted, "happy birthday 8 !! ELF love U .." and attached a photo of the sapphire blue sea with the word 'ELF' on it. Eunhyuk joins to trend '#Happy8thAnniversaryELF", while Ryeowook and Heechul write touching messages.

"There are few staff who told me 'I was an ELF oppa'~ ><"ㅋ I heard it's your 8th anniversary ^^ They might forgot it already but we're still thankful for their support in the past ^^ to the present ELF, we're going to take care of you well, thank you ♡", and "HARU ~* E.L.F. ♡ SUPER JUNIOR 8 sincerely Thank YOU~ are the ONE. Todya's radio starts with Super Junior's song ! ELF are you going to accept my heart? Kkkkk"

"Happy 8th year anniversary. For 8 years, we've laughed, cried, liked and hated each other, however I'm really grateful that you are still supporting us until now and walked with us. Be happy in the future as well! Don't get sick~ :D :D" and "ya, I heard it`s your 8th anniversary? kk we are growing old together. Let`s love together for a long long time, my babies ^-^♡ #E.L.F"

ELF must be happy celebrating the day with Super Junior. Happy 8th Anniversary!



Sweet Sorrow release MVs for 'Wonderful Day' and 'Pounding Heart'

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 05:00 AM PDT



After their pre-release track 'Beautiful', Sweet Sorrow release their 4th comeback album 'For Lovers Only' with two new MVs for 'Wonderful Day' and 'Pounding Heart'.

The quartet once again showcase their beautiful harmony and emotional vocals in these tracks that would surely soothe your mood.

Meanwhile, Sweet Sorrow are making their comeback stage at M!Countdown on June 5 and are also holding mini concert 'Harmony' starting on July 3 to July 20.

Watch their MVs below:




Eunhyuk, Kang In, Baek Jin Hee will be MCs for '2014 Dream Concert'

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 04:31 AM PDT


Super Junior' Eunhyuk and Kang In, along with actress Baek Jin Hee will host "2014 Dream Concert" .

According to multiple broadcasters on June 2nd, the three of them will be MC-ing for "2014 Dream Concert" on June 7th at Sangam World Cup Stadium at 6pm kst.

In particular this will be Baek Jin Hee's first challenge as an MC for a big event. She has received much popularity after staring in MBC's "Empress Ki" last year and is currently appearing in "Triangle" along with Jae Joong, Lee Bum Soo and Si Wan.

The upcoming "2014 Dream Concert" will also be its 20th anniversary and a total of 32 teams will present at the concert includes Girls' Generation, EXO, Beast, 4minute, BTOB, A Pink, B1A4, Girl's Day, T-Ara, Speed, VIXX, U-Kiss, Rainbow, Block B, Dal Shabet, ToppDogg, F.Cuz, GOT7, Boys Republic, Tiny-G, ZE:A, So Real, Bestie and YB as special guest.

All the proceeds from the concert will be used as scholarships for students who are in difficulties.

Kara successfully concludes fan meeting in Japan with 3 members

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 03:39 AM PDT


Kara successfully finished 2 fan meetings in Japan with 15,000 fans.

On June 1st, Gyuri, Seungyeon and Hara held their fan meeting "'2014-Join Us! KAMILA ADVENTURE' at Nippon Budokan, Tokyo.

Gyuri said during the fan meeting,"It's been a long time. The only thing that we want to ask you is for you to keep believing in us. Even though it might be hard now but please have faith in us. We will be working hard so that we won't hurt each other".

In particular, fans got the chance to go on stage and intereacted with the members during the game segment. The girls also had solo stages as Gyuri performed "I Will Wait For You", Seungyeon sang her OST "Should I Love Alone" for her drama "Her Lovely Heels" while Hara sang "Magic of Love" which was an OST for "Galileo 2".

In addition, Kara already renewed their contract with Universal Music Sigma and will release a new album in Japan later this year. They are also planning to make a comeback in Korea this August.

Kim Soo Hyun reported attending IU's small theatre concert

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 03:01 AM PDT


It was said that Kim Soo Hyun made a visit to IU's small theatre concert.

Loen Entertainment revealed that the actor went to the concert on May 29th at Sogang University's Mary Hall. They also said he stayed in the audience from the beginning to the end and fully showed his support for IU.

Kim Soo Hyun and IU knew each other when they starred in KBS' "Dream High" in 2011 and they have remained their friendship since then.

In particular, many celebritees were spotted attending and also guested in IU's concert including SHINee's Jonghyun, Akdong Musician, CNBLUE' Jonghyun and Yonghwa, Kim Bum Soo, 2PM's Seulong, ZE:A's Kwanghee, actor Jo Jung Suk, Ha Dong Kyun, Yoo In Na, Park Shin Hye and etc.

IU already finished her small theatre concerts on June 1st.

T-ara's Hyomin shows off her 'Nice Body' for solo debut

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 01:27 AM PDT


Hyo Min releases her first concept photo for solo debut.

The title song is 'Nice Body' and it's a collaboration with popular producer Brave Brothers.

Do you anticipate her solo debut even more now?

ZE:A release 1 min version MV teaser for 'Breathe'

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 01:04 AM PDT


ZE:A release another MV teaser for Breathe, check out the teaser below:

Badkiz Profile

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Group name: Badkiz (배드키즈)
Label: Zoo Entertainment
Debut date: March 24, 2014
Debut song: Ear attack

MEMBER PROFILE

Name: Monika (모니카)
Position: Main Vocal
Birthday: May 21, 1991
Nationality: Korean
Height: 164cm
Weight: 47kg


Name: BomBom (봄봄)
Position: Lead Vocal
Birthday: November 14, 1992
Nationality: Korean
Height: 163cm
Weight: 46kg


Name: Yeunji (연지)
Position: Vocal
Birthday: September 26, 1993
Nationality: Korean
Height: 168cm
Weight: 49kg 


Name: Eun Joo (은주)
Position: Lead Vocal
Birthday: September 23, 1994
Nationality: Korean
Height: 166cm
Weight: 48kg


Name: Jina (지나)
Position: Rap
Birthday: December 6, 1992
Nationality: Korean
Height: 164cm
Weight: 45kg 

Their debut song:



Kim Tae Hee to star in 10-billion-won scale Chinese drama

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 11:30 PM PDT


On May 30th, Kim Tae Hee's agency confirmed that Kim Tae Hee would take the lead role in the Chinese historical drama, "Wang Ji Hee".

Kim Tae Hee shared, "It is my honor to star in 'Wang Ji Hee'. I see this as a chance to know more about Chinese traditional culture and help it be known widely".

Though Kim Tae Hee does not have much time to prepare for the drama and has to overcome the language barrier, she said that she would try her best.

The drama was revealed to produce with a budget of 10 billion won ($97 million), and Kim Tae Hee will act as Wang Ji Hee's wife. A Chinese production company is planning to start recording in mid-June.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Psy's 'Gangnam Style' Hits 2 Billion YouTube Views

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 11:00 PM PDT


On May 31st, Psy uploaded a new photo on his Twitter and was proud of 2 billion views for 'Gangnam style' music video.

The image is a gift that Psy received from Google in celebration of hitting 2 billion YouTube views. It also held the record for the most-viewed YouTube video of all time.

This achievement was made less than two years after it was first uploaded. YouTube also commemorated the milestone with little dancing Psys around the play count.

Psy shared his thought in a recent interview, "With appreciation, I will come back soon with more joyful contents!!"

Why don't we watch this MV syndrome again:


Jenny@dkpopnews

EXO's XiuMin creates a new instagram account

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 09:00 PM PDT



EXO M's XiuMin creates a new instagram account and uploads his very first selca with a simple caption '❤'.

It seems like the previously confirmed instagtram account of him "@xiurista90"  won't be used by him anymore so follow his new account now "@exoxm90" and don't miss any updates.

Meanwhile, EXO have special performances on music programs this week!

U-Kiss release R-19 MV for 'Quit Playing'

Posted: 02 Jun 2014 05:47 AM PDT



U-Kiss drop their R-19 MV for comeback single 'Quit Playing' from their new mini album 'Mono Scandal'.

The grown up men have shown exemplary fearless act in their daring appearances with a girl in the video. The song is a mellow RnB track which is sung by their sexy vocals. The new member Jun also showcases his rapping skills and good looks with the other members.

Check out their hot MV below:



APink Mini Album Vol. 4 - Pink Blossom

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 08:15 PM PDT



A Pink gained much love during their promotion of 'No No No' last year and the girls made a highly anticipate comeback with their latest track Mr.Chu.

As expected, the girls won trophies on almost all music shows and topped music charts with the lovely title track.

This album is definitely a great collection for Pink Pandas, have a look at the photos of the album below:















Girls' Generation Mini Album Vol. 4 - Mr. Mr.

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 08:09 PM PDT




Girls' Generation is no doubt one of the most successful female group in the history of KPop.

The girls made an explosive comeback with Mr.Mr earlier this year with title song Mr.Mr. The girls show a more mature and manly image for their comeback and garner much attention with their amazing dance ability.

Check out some photos of the album below:














Actress Baek Jin Hee to challenge her first hosting as '2014 Dream Concert' MC

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 08:21 PM PDT



Actress Baek Jin Hee from Empress Ki is going to challenge her 1st hosting as she is appointed to be the MC,  joining Super Junior Kangin and Eunhyuk,  for 'We Love South Korea Dream Concert' or simply 'Dream Concert'that will take place at World Cup Stadium on 7th June in Seoul, South Korea.

She is being anticipated because of her charming personality and appearance. She recently won the 'Best New Actress' award from 50th Baeksang Arts Awards for her outstanding acting in Empress Ki. She is also being loved through her character in her current drama 'Triangle'.

'2014 Dream Concert' will be attended by top kpop groups and entertainers such as Beast, Crayon Pop, SNSD, EXO, T-ARA, U-Kiss, KARA, and more.



Sungyeol, Woohyun, and Kim Saeron's posters for 'Highschool' unveiled

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 07:30 PM PDT



The official character posters of the three leads in the upcoming KBS2 teen drama 'Highschool' are finally released.

The posters show INFINITE Sungyeol (22), Woohyun (23), and actress Kim Saeron (14) looking youthful and fresh. The boys are wearing casual denims and pants while Saeron is looking lovely in skirt.

They are holding a doll which will be introduced in the drama. According to the drama official, 'During the poster photoshoot, the three are energetic and were all smiling and basically reflected in the photos."

'High School' premieres on June 27 at 8:55PM (KST).

BEAST release group teaser photo for comeback

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 07:06 PM PDT



BEAST release a group photo for their nearing comeback in June.

The photo shows the members dressed in chic black outfits and all are looking sophisticated and classy. Are you ready for their comeback?

Beast is making their comeback on June 16 so anticipate!

After School's Nana & Raina pose cutely in uniforms

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 06:13 PM PDT


After School's Nana updated her Instagram with 2 adorable selcas taken with Raina.

She wrote,"IN JAPAN. 14.5.30 Wearing a uniform after a while~ nana and raina #afterschool"

After School met their fans in Japan through a fanmeeting and performed many of their hit songs during the event.

Do they look great in uniform?

Epik High received hot response from local fans at Zhou Bichang's solo concert

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 05:42 PM PDT


Epik High received enthusiastic response from 8000 fans for their performances at Zhou Bichang's solo concert, proving their popularity in China.

On May 31st, Epik High made their appearance at special guest for Zhou Bichang's concert "UNLOCK" in Chengdu, China. They performed 3 songs "FAN","DON'T HATE ME" and especially "WITH YOU" which is a collaboration single with Zhou Bichang and was released through China's Youku and QQ Music on May 19th.

"WITH YOU" is a remake of Epik High's "FOOL" which was featured in the group's "epilogue" album in 2010. The song achieved big success as it topped various music charts in China included Youku's New Song chart, Weibo Music chart and also stayed in the top-ranked on QQ Music and Baidu Music Chart.

If you haven't listened to the song, check out the link below

YG Entertainment to hold its 'YG EXHIBITION IN JAPAN' in Osaka

Posted: 01 Jun 2014 05:15 PM PDT


Fans in Osaka will be able to experience YG Exhibition especially its 3D Live Hologram Theatre.

From February 22nd to May 31st, YG Exhibition was already held in Mitsui Outlet Park in Kisarazushi, Chiba and attracted much interest from local fans as well as many people in Japan. For upcoming July 14th to 17th, YG Entertainment will expand its exhibition to Osaka and it's planned to take place at ATC Hall.

In particular, YG Exhibition during the Golden Week in Japan attracted more than 1000 visitors per day. Due to the hot response from fans, YG Entertainment extended its due date from April to May 31st. With its expansion in Osaka, fans around the Kansai region will be able to attend this "one of a kind" exhibition themselves.