Wednesday, June 4, 2014

"VIXX release dance version MV for 'Eternity'" plus 24 more

"VIXX release dance version MV for 'Eternity'" plus 24 more


VIXX release dance version MV for 'Eternity'

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 08:07 AM PDT


VIXX release the dance version MV for 'Eternity', check out the cool dance in the MV below:

How does Girls' Generation's Taeyeon gain strength?

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 07:39 AM PDT



Girls' Generation's Taeyeon definitely has her very own way to gain strength.

She updated her Instagram on 4th June with the adorable photos above, she wrote, "Taeyeon who gains strength from eating dessert #dessert".

She is seen posing with her favorite cake in the photos above, attracting much response from fans on Instagram.

Do you have the same strength gaining method too?

Wassup is on 'Fire' on Show Champion

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 07:33 AM PDT


Wassup perform Fire to cheer on World Cup players on Show Champion, watch their  hot performance below:

BEG's Jea covers an acoustic version of Pixie Lott's 'Everybody Hurts Sometimes'

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 06:45 AM PDT



Brown Eyed Girls vocalist Jea shared an impressive acoustic cover of Pixie Lott's 'Everybody Hurts Sometimes' through their official Youtube channel.

Jea's version emphasizes her beautiful and emotional vocals accompanied by minimal piano background by Lee Kyu Hyun.

Check out her cover below:



Seo In Guk displays his skills as an ice hockey player in still cuts

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 06:15 AM PDT



Still cuts of Seo In Guk wearing hockey uniform on ice rink are released to public rising viewers anticipation for the upcoming tvN Mon-Tues drama 'High School King'.

In the still cuts, Seo In Guk is completely dressed in white and red hockey uniform complete with gears as he demonstrates perfect form of a hockey player. In relation to his character, Seo In Guk learned the sport for two months from a professional to execute a flawless role.

According to a drama representative, "Seo In Guk really likes sports and since he is very athletic there was no difficulty in shooting. However, filming two days consecutively wearing heavy hockey uniform, it must be hard for him but he manages to keep his stamina and always energetic on the set like a highschool student making in satisfying."

Meanwhile, Seo In Guk will play two roles in 'High School King', a highschool hockey player and a company's boss. The drama premieres on June 16 at 11PM KST.

Henry sets candid and lively atmosphere in the making of KFC CF

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 05:30 AM PDT



In May, Henry scored his first solo endorsement deal with KFC and released a CF.

While the CF displays fun and the ever lively Henry who is cheering for Korea's football team while eating the delicious Garlic Chicken, it turns out that Henry is livelier in the making as well.

At the set, Henry firstly listened well and during the filming, he displayed bright mood and priceless expressions while following the director's instruction. His actions are so natural that even the other participants are getting his energy.

Does his happy virus make you happy and hungry too?


MBLAQ's Seungho joins instagram and hints an upcoming OST

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 05:00 AM PDT



MBLAQ's leader Seungho gets his own instagram account to share his updates to fans.

On his very first post, he's taking a selca with a poster of an upcoming movie behind him. He captioned, "Girl Ghost Story ost huhut" pointing to the poster behind. It could be a hint of an OST participation?

On the next photo, he's with EXO's Suho and VIXX's Leo in which he wrote, "Suho, Leo, Seungho. Leo-yah you seem like a hyung^^?". The three are looking handsome in the photo.



Follow him now @mblaqsh1016

'Trot Lovers' unveils new still cuts of Eunji and Ji Hyun Woo first meeting

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 04:12 AM PDT


The production team of KBS' upcoming drama "Trot Lovers" just released some new still cuts of Eunji and Ji Hyun Woo.

The photos were said to be taken from Choi Chun Hee(Eunji) and Jang Jun Hyun(Ji Hyun Woo) first meeting. The two showed off great chemistry with each other and received much praised from the staffs.

"Trot Lovers" is about a woman in her 20s named Choi Chun Hee who has an unending love and talent for trot music. She will encounter Jang Jun Hyun,a genius musician who will help her to achieve her dream as a trot singer.

The drama will start its first broadcast on June 23rd.

Choi Ji Woo is in talk for SBS' new drama 'Temptation'

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 03:22 AM PDT


Choi Ji Woo will likely to have a reunion with Kwon Sang Woo after 11 years.

Previously Kwon Sang Woo already confirmed his appearance for SBS' new drama "Temptation". Choi Ji Woo also received the offer to star in the drama but she's currently carefully considering it.

In particular, this might be a reunion for both of them in 11 years since their last work together was the infamous SBS drama "Stairway to Heaven" in 2003. It achieved 40% in rating at that time and helped bring the names of Kwon Sang Woo, Choi Ji Woo, Park Shin Hye, Kim Tae Hee into their top star positions as of now.

"Temptation" is about a married man who agreed to have an affair with another woman in order to pay off his debt. The drama will be broadcast following "Doctor Stranger".

'You Who Came From The Stars' to hold an OST concert in 10 cities in China

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 02:58 AM PDT


Fans in China will have a chance to listen to all the OSTs from the drama live!

On June 4th, SBS exclusively told Star News that "You Who Came From The Stars" will hold an OST concert from September to October in China.

According to officials, the concert will take place at 10 cities in China includes Taiwan, Hong Kong and many more venues are current being discussed.

Lyn, Younha are already confirmed to appear in the concert while Sung Si Kyung, Huh Gak, Hyorin are considering their own schedules and will release final statements later.

Moreover, for Lyn and Younha who are clueless about the Chinese market, this time they will get a chance to experience a concert in China.

In particular, there's still no information about whether Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Ji Hyun will make their appearances in the concert or not, but with this one in a life time event and also the hype from the drama hasn't died down yet, good news might come out soon.

Boyfriend's Jeongmin injured ahead of the group's comeback

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 01:17 AM PDT


It's an unfortunate for Jeongmin to get injured while the group's comeback is coming near.

According to Starship Entertainment on June 4th, Jeongmin got his injury while practing the new choreography on the 3rd. He was diagnosed with ankle ligament damage and it said that he will need at least 4 weeks for a full recovery.

A rep from the agency said,"Boyfriend has spent 1 year and 5 months for recording, mixing and creating the choreography and they're all ready for the long-waited domestic comeback. We respect Jeongmin's doctor's opinion and will carefully consider all the situations before making the final decision".

Boyfriend previously released teaser photos and video for thei mini album "OBSESSION" and has impressed many people with their drastic transformation from pure and innocent boys to sexy and tough men. The full music video as well as a comeback showcase will be opened on June 9th.

We wish Jeongmin a speedy recovery!

FT Island's Hongki to launch his own brand, 'Skull Hong'

Posted: 04 Jun 2014 04:13 AM PDT


Recently, FT Island's Lee Hongki has shared many photos of him as a designer on twitter and Instagram hinting at new brand he would make soon.

His brand name, "Skull Hong" is the nickname of Hongki. It represents him, who really love skulls. It was revealed that Hongki took charge of everything personally, from selecting materials and colors to produce, as the creative director. He will become a representative of fashion in the entertainment world. 

It's not the first time Hongki has showed interest in something other than music. He was known for his good skill with nail-art and even released a "Lee Hong Ki Nail Book". Fans are showing much anticipation for his upcoming brand as well as his new role as a fashion designer.

Meanwhile, FT Island are busy with their Japan arena live concert 'The Passion' in Nagoya and Tokyo, Japan.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Happy birthday to UKISS's AJ

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 11:30 PM PDT


Stage Name: AJ
Birth Name: Kim Jae Seop
Birthday: June 4, 1991
Label: NH Media
Group: UKISS, Ubeat (sub-unit)
Position: Rapper
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 61 kg
School: Korea Kent Foreign School, (gained admission to) Columbia University
Hobbies: Computer games, traveling, composing
Religion: Buddhism
Specialties: English, playing the piano
Family background: Parents, an older sister
Favorite Color: Blue

- He is fluent in English
- He debuted in group called 'Paran' when he was 14
-He joined UKISS when Alexander and Kibum departed, his first song with the band was "0330"

Happy birthday to JYJ's Yoochun

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 11:00 PM PDT


Birth Name: Park Yoo Chun
English Name: Micky Park
Stage Name: Micky / Yoochun
Birthday: June 4, 1986
Birth place: Seoul, South Korea
Label: C-Jes entertainment
Group: JYJ
Position: Middle Low Vocal
Height: 180 cm
Weight: 60 kg
Blood Type: O
Specialty: Singing, Composing
Hobbies: Composing music/Lyrics/Rap, Piano, RC Car Driving
Instruments: Piano, Guitar, and Keyboard
Twitter: @6002theMicky

-He moved to the United States when he was in 6th Grade and he lived in Fairfax, Virgina
- He acted in many dramas: I miss you, Rooftop Prince, Sungkyunkwan Scandal,...
-He has a little brother named Park Yoohwan who is an actor

JYP Entertainment to hold '2014 JYP NATION-ONE MIC' in Korea, Hong Kong and Japan

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 10:28 PM PDT


JYP artists will come together for their family concert '2014 JYP NATION-ONE MIC'.

The concert will be held on August 9th and 10th at Jamsil Arena in Seoul. This will be the 3rd time that JYP Entertainment will hold its family concert since 2010 and 2012.

The concert will also take place in Hong Kong at AsiaWorld-Arena on August 30th and at Tokyo Yoyogi National Gymnasium on September 7th, which will mark the first time for all JYP artists to stand on the same stage in front of fans throughout Asia.

The title for the concert is "One Mic" which symbolize for all the artists under JYP Entertainment to connect to each other as one team and showcase a passionate stage together.

Not only 2PM, 2AM, Miss A, Sunmi, Park Jin Young but also new artists such as Baek Ah Yeon, 15& and GOT7 will be presented at the concert.

BEAST and Infinite to appear on Weekly Idol

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 09:00 PM PDT



Weekly Idol shares the next idol groups who are coming to their show and they are none other than BEAST and Infinite.

On their twitter update, photos of the two boy groups are uploaded making fans anticipate for their coming broadcasts. In particular, BEAST's photo shows member JunHyung being alienated while everyone is doing group hug. On the other hand, a photo of Infinite shows the boys and the MCs doing a difficult formation.

Meanwhile, the episode of Jiyeon on Weekly Idol airs on June 5 so we could expect BEAST to follow next week and Infinite afterwards.

Davichi release jacket image for 'Break Up Date Again'

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 08:45 PM PDT



Davichi release a jacket image of their new song 'Break Up Date Again' scheduled to be released tomorrow.

In the photo, the pretty duo is wearing matching cropped tees and denim shorts showing the casual and carefree look of summer. They are out on a picnic and it seems like the song is going to have a similar mood as the jacket image.

Meanwhile, after releasing the song tomorrow, expect Davichi's comeback next month with a Brave Brothers' song.

BTS Mini Album Vol. 2 - Skool Luv Affair

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 08:39 PM PDT



BTS made an explosive debut last year with 'No More Dream" and named one of the best rookies in 2013.

The boys continue to dominate music charts with their new album and win the hearts of many new fans in 2014 with their strong and catchy title song 'Boy In Luv'.

Check out some photos of the album below:

















Crush releases highlight medley of his upcoming 1st album

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 08:16 PM PDT



Producer and songwriter Crush is going to release his first full length album 'Crush On You' on June 5, but before that a highlight medley is released to give fans some treat on what music to expect.

The songs' previews are very pleasing and have distinct sounds. Not only his songs are worth anticipating for but he also  have big and talented people featured in like Jay Park, Simon Dominic, Lydia Park, Zion T, Gray, Choza and more.

The album includes a total of 11 tracks. 'Crush On You' will be released online on June 5 and offline on June 19. Check out the amazing tracks preview below:


Jessica and Krystal shed tears in the premiere broadcast of their reality show

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 07:30 PM PDT



On the first broadcast of their reality show 'Jessica & Krystal' aired through OnStyle on June 3, Jessica and Krystal reveal deeper sister relationship as they shed tears for each other.

The broadcast shows Krystal preparing a surprise party for Jessica's birthday and brought a cake which made Jessica emotional and touched by her little sister's gesture. She couldn't hide her overwhelmed expression and cried.

Moreover, during on the the interviews, when Krystal was asked what would she do if Jessica get married, Krystal smiled but started to tear up at the idea as she said ,"I think it won't be okay," while covering her face with a pillow. Because of this, Jessica who is sitting beside her, also gets emotional and do the same. Both told each other not to get married showing how much they love each other.

Watch the clips below:



BEAST release tracklist for 6th mini album

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 06:59 PM PDT



BEAST release today the tracklist of their upcoming 6th mini album revealing their title track 'Good Luck'.
Six of the seven tracks have member Yong Junhyung participated in penning the lyrics showing once again his skills in songwriting.

Other songs include 'We Up', 'Dance with You', 'Not Anymore','History','Going To You Tonight', and the Korean version of 'Sad Movie'.

Before the release of their 6th mini album on 16th, expect a pre-released ballad track ahead.

Jae Joong to sing an OST for 'Triangle'

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 06:37 PM PDT


Jae Joong will lend his voice for a new OST in MBC's drama "Triangle".

During the broadcast of the drama on June 2nd, Jae Joong's voice was heard in a new song at the background. C-Jes Entertainment later revealed that the song was used as his character's theme song and will be served as a new OST.

The song is said to be a ballad which describes the love between Heo Young Dal(Jae Joong) and Oh Jung Hee(Baek Jin Hee). The agency also stated that Jae Joong directly wrote the lyrics and it will be released on June 9th at noon.

"Triangle" is currently being broadcast every Mon-Tues at 10pm kst.

APink reveal individual poster for G9 Mobile Shopping

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 06:24 PM PDT


The adorable APink girls pose adorably for G9 Mobile Shopping, check out their individual posters below:






T-ara's Jiyeon & Girl's Day Hyeri are the new MC of MTV The Show

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 05:41 PM PDT


T-ara's Jiyeon and Girl's Day's Hyeri MC their first ever episode on MTV The Show.

The girls pose in all white outfits and showing some cute expressions at the backstage, check out the MC vut and some photos below:







Mighty Mouth's Sangchu confirms to be in a relationship with a dentist

Posted: 03 Jun 2014 05:21 PM PDT


Earlier today Sangchu was reported to be dating a dentist and his agency finally confirmed it.

An official said,"It's true that Sangchu is currently in a relationship. They have been dating even before his enlistment and they are also considering about marriage in the future".

Another official said,"His girlfriend is working as a dentist as she graduated from Seoul National University. She's also a very graceful lady".

In particular, Sangchu also clarified about his massage parlor controversy with Se7en on SNS. He posted a link to a 10 sheets of A4 paper which explained about his wrongdoing and said that he didn't do any illegal act.

He wrote,"I can no longer watching my parents and loved ones keeping their heads down while walking as if they are sinners","Celebrities always concert about their rumours and we are not so bold or reckless enough to do such things at that kind of place with people we don't even know"

Sangchu enlisted on October 30th, 2012 and will be discharged this August.