Thursday, July 17, 2014

"Parc Jae Jung debuts with 'Step 1' album and MV for 'Ice Ice Baby' ft. Beenzino" plus 22 more

"Parc Jae Jung debuts with 'Step 1' album and MV for 'Ice Ice Baby' ft. Beenzino" plus 22 more


Parc Jae Jung debuts with 'Step 1' album and MV for 'Ice Ice Baby' ft. Beenzino

Posted: 17 Jul 2014 08:00 AM PDT



Superstar K5 winner Parc Jae Jung has officially debuted with an album 'Step 1' and an MV for his title song 'Ice Ice Baby' featuring Beenzino.

'Ice Ice Baby' is a retro pop based in 80s with synthesizer sound. With a retro concept MV, Parc Jae Jung is looking classy yet chic while singing the song with his deep vocals.

Check out this 18 year old vocalist and his music below:


Secret release Japanese version of 'YooHoo' MV

Posted: 17 Jul 2014 07:15 AM PDT



Secret treat their fans the Japanese version of their 'YooHoo' MV which became a hit in Korea on April last year.

Now Japanese fans can see the girls in their sweetest and cutest appearance while dancing to the catchy song. The girls are more playful and funnier as well.

The girls are making a Japanese comeback on July 23 with 'YooHoo' Japanese version so mark your calendars!


Eddy Kim is charming yet mischievous in 'Darling' MV

Posted: 17 Jul 2014 06:45 AM PDT



Eddy Kim is charming his fans not only with his distinct and soothing vocals but with his interesting MV as well.

You'll be watching a video full of tease which will make you squeal. The elements used in the video might be simple until you use your playful mind. Along with this eargasm track is the mischievous Eddy.

The song will be released tomorrow so check out the MV for the meantime.


SMRookies Seulgi and Irene finally form unit 'SR14G' and release 'Be Natural' video clip

Posted: 17 Jul 2014 06:15 AM PDT



SMRookies most anticipated girls are coming out in a unit formed called 'SR14G' and showed what they've got in video for 'Be Natural'.

Aside from their attractive and fresh visuals, the girls prove that they are more than just pretty faces showing their dancing and projection skills in the video as well as their powerful voice.

Are you rooting for this new duo form SM?



T.O.P and Sohee are looking real couple in pictorial for Reebok

Posted: 17 Jul 2014 05:30 AM PDT



Big Bang's T.O.P and Sohee are 'shy couple' in their promotional pictorial for Reebok.

The two are looking good together in a classy pictorial with the concept of new couple who started going out and seems shy at first but gradually developing. Their impressive visuals are attracting attention.



In one photo, they seem like heading out for a date with T.O.P holding Sohee's hand and are looking fashionable with sunglasses on. While they seem a bit awkward on a stairs with Sohee looking afar and T.O.P looking at her. Meanwhile, the last picture shows more comfortable atmosphere flashing their smiles.


Do you like the chemistry of this pair?

f(x) grab their 2nd 'Red Light' win from M!Countdown #RedLight2ndwin

Posted: 17 Jul 2014 05:00 AM PDT



f(x) are signalling 'Red Light' for their succeeding victory with their 2nd win from M!Countdown today.

Going on a head to head battle with K.Will, the victorious girls rose as no.1 for this week giving happiness to their fans. Victoria give her thank you speech and have a lively encore.

Watch below:




Congratulations! #RedLight2ndwin

Sooyoung and Kam Woo Sung confirm for MBC's 'My Spring Day'

Posted: 17 Jul 2014 03:36 AM PDT


Girls' Generation's Sooyoung and Kam Woo Sung will play as the lead roles for MBC's new drama "My Spring Day".

The story is about a a woman named Lee Bom Yi who suffers from a terminally ill then she gets a chance to live again after going through an organ transplant to receive a new heart. She later meets with the husband of her heart's donor and it will be a start of a warm love story. Kam Woo Sung will play as the husband Kang Dong Ha who lost his wife after an incident and is left along raising his 2 children.

"My Spring Day" will follow "Fated To Love You" and broadcast this September.

Yoona becomes global endorser for Innisfree

Posted: 17 Jul 2014 03:08 AM PDT


Yoona has been chosen to become global endorser for cosmetic brand Innisfree.

A rep from Innisfree said that Yoona who has been working as their model for the past 6 years has brought out a great synergy with her clean and natural image. As Innisfree is advancing its business in the Asian market, Yoona is also expected to expand her activites as the brand's model in more Asian countries.

Meanwhile, Yoona has recently decline the offer to star in "Nodame Cantabile" Korean version, but instead she will make her on-screen debut in new Korean-Chinese movie "Goodbye Ani" along Chinese actor Eddie Peng.

Davichi signs an exclusive contract with CJ E&M

Posted: 17 Jul 2014 01:37 AM PDT


CJ E&M is now Davichi's new home. CJ E&M revealed through press release on July 17th that Davichi has signed an exclusive contract with the agency and they are currently discussing about the duo' future activities.

 A rep from CJ E&M said,"We will respect and remain Davichi's unique musical color and will fully support them on their future works. Abour Davichi, they said that it was hard looking for a suitable agency, and after deciding to join CJ E&M, the duo said it was the most satisfying decision that they have ever made.

Davichi recently released 3 singles "Again","Pillow", "Don't Move" and they all topped various online music sites upon their releases.

WASSUP to hold concert in Brazil

Posted: 17 Jul 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Recently, it has been reported that girl group WASSUP will be holding their first concert in Sao Paulo, Brazil in upcoming September.

Brazil is the first destination of the group's South American tour. According to the WASSUP's reps, WASSUP's music style of non-conventional k-pop has received a great response from the European and South American market. Through this concert, they will officially enter international music market.

It was also revealed that WASSUP is preparing for a summer comeback before starting their South American activities

Jenny@dkpopnews

Park Ji Sung and Kim Min Ji reveal wedding pictorials

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 11:30 PM PDT


Park Ji Sung and former SBS announcer Kim Min Ji have revealed their beautiful wedding pictorials to public.

In the pictorials, Park Ji Sung wore black silk tuxedo and grey suit, showed his beautiful smile and elegant look while Kim Min Ji looks like an angel in a dress with hand-cut French laces.

It took five hours for the shooting but all of the staffs showed great reactions for their lovely looks.

The photoshoot was directed by a professional photographer who has worked with Park Ji Sung for almost ten years. He said, "I wanted to make the shooting an unforgettable memory for the two. It was great to see them having a lot of fun while shooting the photos, and I think the photos turned out much better because they were enjoying the shooting. I hope their lives will be full of joy and excitement."

Meanwhile, Park Ji Sung and Kim Min Ji will be getting married on July 27th at Sheraton Walker Hill Hotel.






Jenny@dkpopnews


Top 5 Highly Anticipated Male Groups comeback

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 11:22 PM PDT




Daily K Pop News' fans share their opinions on the groups that they wanna see on the stage again soon, check out the top 5 male groups mentioned by our readers on DKP's official Facebook fanpage below:

1. 2PM

2. Big Bang

3. JYJ

4. SHINee

5. Super Junior

Whose comeback do you anticipate the most?

*Photos arrange randomly regardless of groups' popularity

Happy birthday to CSJH The Grace's Dana

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 11:00 PM PDT


Stage Name: Dana / Heeyeol
Korean Name: Hong Sung Mi
Birthday: July 17, 1986
Height: 171 cm
Blood Type: O 
Label: SM entertainment
Group: CSJH The Grace
Specialties: Singing, acting, flute, dancing, Chinese (conversational), Japanese (fluent)
Respected Musicians: Brandy, Norah Jones, Ashanti, Radiohead, Brian McKnight, Justin Timberlake, and Maxwell
Twitter: @melodana

- She is in the sub group THE GRACE- DANA&SUNDAY


Co-ed group Play The Siren release MV teaser for 'Dream Drive' ft. F(x) Luna

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 10:00 PM PDT





Co-ed group Play The Siren from SM's subordinate indie label Baljunso release the teaser for their debut MV 'Dream Drive' featuring f(x) Luna.

The MV teaser is made lively showing members singing and rapping with a vividly colored back ground. We see f(X) Luna lending vocals while posing for magazine cover effect.

It seems like the track is going to be lively and fun with its pop genre. Check it out below:


Girl's Day release action-filled trailer for 'Sudden Attack' summer ad

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 09:30 PM PDT



Our sexy Girl's Day are going to be action stars in the new summer promotional advertisement for 'Sudden Attack'

In the trailer released today, Sojin and Yura are seen in a battle field with guns aiming for enemies and exchanging shots. Don't you think it's going to be really exciting?

Check it out below:



NU'EST release choreography version of 'Good Bye Bye' MV

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 09:00 PM PDT




If you're loving NU'EST 'Good Bye Bye' choreography you'll be loving it more and you might try to dance along with their in the choreography version of their MV.

As usual, the boys show their awesome and great synchronization and flawless formation. You'll also get to see their solo dance shots so you'll definitely enjoy this version.

Check it out below:


Sistar are seductively sexy in teaser photos for 'Touch My Body'

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 08:37 PM PDT




SISTAR define sexy and hot in their solo pictorials for comeback 'Touch My Body'.

Each members show off their sexy figure in their full body and close up shots. The ladies are looking beautiful and hot in their floral printed short and black top.

On the other hand, they show seductive expression in close up shots touching their lips, cheeks, etc. Are you ready for their hot return on 21st?







Lucky J ask 'Can You Hear Me' in debut MV

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 08:13 PM PDT


YMC Entertainment's rookie hip hop co-ed trio 'Lucky J' release their debut MV for 'Can You Hear Me?'

Wheesung's and Ailee's hoobae Lucky J showcase their outstanding vocals and harmony especially the returning Jessi and the two powerful male vocalists and rappers J'Kyun and J-yo.

Check it out below:



f(x) won first place with 'Red Light' on Show Champion

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 08:00 PM PDT


f(x) won their first trophy for Red Light on Show Champion!

Check out their performance and winning speech below:


Girls' Generation's Jessica looks gorgeous in the BTS video for Li Ning

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 07:27 PM PDT


Girls' Generation's Jessica is the new model for China sports brand Li Ning.

She poses adorably in the BTS video, check out Jessica in action below:






Hyuna is a 'Red' hot lady in new teaser images

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 07:04 PM PDT


Hyuna continues to tease with another set of teaser images.

She is seen posing sexily in a red dress, showing off her sexiness. Stay tuned for more details as her 3rd mini album 'A Talk' is set to be released on 28th July.





Younha to include 'You Who Came From The Stars' OST in upcoming Japanese album

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 05:46 PM PDT


Younha will make her comeback in the Japanese market after 2 years.

It was revealed that her upcoming Japanese album which is set to release on September 10th will include the Japanese versions of her Korean songs with a new song called "People" as the title track. In particular, her OST "Yout Who Came From The Stars" will be a bonus track in the album while "Home" will be exclusively released in the limited edition on iTunes.

Also, as this year marks her 10th anniversary since debut, Younha is expected to be active with her Japanese activities as well as planning to comeback with a new Korean album in the second half of this year.

A rep from Wealive said,"Youha is carefully preparing for her Japanese album to present it as a gift for the Japanese fans who have been waiting for her for a long time. Also another Korean album will be released in the later half of this year so please give her much anticipation and support".

Younha recently released single "Umbrella" which was originally her duet with Tablo on July 2nd.

Child actress Kim Hyang Ki to appear in Infinite's 'Back' music video

Posted: 16 Jul 2014 05:08 PM PDT


She will be the heroine along with Sunggyu in Infinite's new music video.

On July 16th, according to various officials, child actress Kim Hyang Ki revealed to have stared in Infinite's "Back" music video and her role was said to be Sunggyu's little sister. Her distinctive facial expressions as well as her perfect team work with Sunggyu received much praise from the staffs on the shooting set.

Director Im Sung Kwan said Infinite's "Back" music video will be reminiscent of an action movie. It was said that the members went to an action school 2 weeks ago the filming in order to make it more realistic.

In addition, Infinite's "Be Back" repackage album will be available online and offline on July 22nd.