Thursday, August 28, 2014

"Jay Park unveils jacket photo for 2nd album 'Evolution'" plus 22 more

"Jay Park unveils jacket photo for 2nd album 'Evolution'" plus 22 more


Jay Park unveils jacket photo for 2nd album 'Evolution'

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 08:30 AM PDT



Counting the days down until his anticipated comeback, Jay Park unveils the jacket photo of his 2nd album 'Evolution'.

The album cover shows a side profile of himself drawn with some transparent symbols that are related to him. He already explained that the album will be personalized showing the music and style he owns.

Meanwhile, Jay is going to release his 2nd album 'Evolution' on September 1.

Eunji, Naeun, and Siwan have a fun camping for MLimited CF

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 08:00 AM PDT



Clothing brand MLimited release their catalog for F/W collection and new CF featuring their models A Pink's Eunji, Naeun, and ZE:A's Siwan.

The three energetic and youthful idols have enjoyed their camp out playing with each other and appeared to be having a real lots of fun in "Falling in Fall" CF. Want to try this camping with your friends?

Watch the CF and see photos below:







Super Junior Kangin, 'I fell for Hyoyeon at first sight 14 years ago'

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 07:40 AM PDT



Super Junior Kangin confessed he fell for SNSD's Hyoyeon.

On August 15, Kangin appeared as special MC on JSTV 'The Ultimate Group'. When MC ZhouMi asked, "Do you remember SNSD's debut?", Kangin responded, "I remember the debut appearance of 9-member SNSD." He continued, "During that time when SNSD were preparing for their debut, I was also busy for Super Junior debut preparation."

In response to MC Jo Hye Ryun's question 'Who's the most beautiful member when you first saw SNSD?', he replied, "When I went to SM, I saw Hyoyeon first. When I see Hyoyeon's dancing appearance, I fell for it."

When asked, "So when was the last time you met Hyoyeon?", Kangin answered, "14 years ago," and caused laughter in the set.

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Kim Hyun Joong requests to postpone his military enlistment in October to next year

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 07:00 AM PDT



Currently facing an assault case, Kim Hyun Joong is reported to have requested to postpone his military enlistment in October to next year.

On August 28, Key East Entertainment confirms, "Kim Hyun Joong received military enlistment notice for October 7 but he requested for postponement because of his ongoing world tour... This has nothing to do with the assault case because we have applied for it even before it (assault case) happened. However, the response to his request hasn't decided yet."

Meanwhile, Kim Hyun Joong has finished his tour in Thailand and arrived in Korea preparing to be summoned for police investigation next week.

Teen Top Chunji and Kim Yerim surprise with their kissing scene in 'Entertain Us'

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 06:45 AM PDT



Teen Top Chunji and Kim Yerim have a surprising sweet kiss in the recent episode of Mnet's black drama 'Entertain Us'.

Chunji and Yerim's loveline excite viewers with the still cuts of their sweet and romantic night wherein Yerim prepared a surprise magic event for Chunji. Overwhelmed, the Teen Top vocalist responds with a kiss.

Kim Yerim, who confessed that this is her first kiss scene after debut, "Ever since I received the script, I've been nervous and shaky. However, I think that's a beautiful scene so I feed good."

Don't miss this sweet and romantic scene on 'Entertain Us' later at 00:10AM.

LABOUM release jacket photo and MV making for 'Pit-A-Pat'

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 06:11 AM PDT



LABOUM has released their debut EP album  'Petit Macaron' today.

Having their debut stage at M!Countdown today, LABOUM share how their debut preparations have gone  by releasing the behind-the-scenes of their jacket photo shooting and MV making for 'Pit-A-Pat'.

Check out below:




Also their debut performance below:


100% gift fans a special MV for 'Summer Hero'

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 05:30 AM PDT



Recently, 100% has officially wrapped up their promotions for 'U Beauty' through a video message. However, seems like the boys are giving their Perfections a little late gift to enjoy.

100% release a special MV for their track 'Summer Hero' from their Cool Summer Album 'Sunkiss'. Compiled in the video are clips during their 'U Beauty' promotions, jacket photoshoot, and more.

Enjoy!



Teen Top reveals title track through a guessing event

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 05:00 AM PDT



Teen Top who have just announced their comeback date are holding events that will gradually reveal teasers about their new album.

To start with, they held 'guess the title track' event care of L.Joe and revealed the winners along with the title today. As a result, it is announced that the title track to go with their 'EXITO' album is "‎쉽지않아‬" (It's Not Easy in leteral translation)

Meanwhile, Teen Top are making their comeback on September 15 with new album 'EXITO'.

'My Spring Day' releases a new still cut of Sooyoung + official trailer video

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 04:15 AM PDT


Sooyoung shows her motherly side in a new still cut for MBC's upcoming drama 'My Spring Day'.

The photo disclosed the scene when Lee Bom Yi(Sooyoung) first met the two children of Kang Dong Ha(Kam Woo Sung). It was said that before the shoot was taken, Sooyoung tried to approach and get close to the children first, which later made the scene come out natural and beautiful just like a family portrait.

'My Spring Day' tells the story of a woman named Lee Bom Yi who gets to live a new life after going through a heart transplant surgery. One day she encounters Kang Dong Ha who is a single father of two children and was the husband of her heart donor. They will eventually fall in love with each other as Kang Dong Ha later notices how Lee Bom Yi shares many similar traits with his late wife.

The drama will follow 'Fated To Love You' and broadcast on September 10th.

Super Junior release 'MAMACITA' MV

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 02:51 AM PDT



The long wait is over as Super Junior release the full MV of Mamacita, watch it below:

AOA to release 2 digital singles and a best album in Taiwan

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 01:29 AM PDT


AOA is aiming at the Taiwan market by releasing 2 digital singles and a best album in the upcoming months.

FNC Entertainment announced that AOA will release "Mini Skirt" and "Short Hair" digital singles on August 29th in Taiwan. They will also come out with a best album and album "Short Hair" on October 26th.

The best album will have a total of 13 tracks including "Mini Skirt","Confused","Get Out" as well as the band versions of "ELVIS" and "MOYA". In particular, both the best album and "Short Hair" album will come along with a bonus DVD which include music videos and silhouette versions of the music videos, and in order to make it easier for Chinese fans, the DVD will have Chinese subtitles in it.

In addition, AOA will make their Japanese debut with "Mini Skirt" single on October 1st.

4TEN Profile

Posted: 28 Aug 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Group name: 4TEN (포텐)
Label: Jungle entertainment
Debut date: August 27, 2014
Debut song: Tornado

MEMBER PROFILE

Stage name: TEM (탬) 
Real name: -
Birth date: February 13, 1990
Position: Rapper
Blood type: A
Hobbies: Listening to music, watching movies, cooking, cleaning the house, writing lyrics 
Skills: Creating a diet food


Stage name: Hyeji (혜지)
Real name: -
Birth date: April 02, 1992 
Position: Vocalist
Blood type: AB
Hobbies: cooking, listening to music, snowboarding, bungee leisure, writing lyrics 
Skills: cooking, watching movies, singing, body folds


Stage name: Eujin (유진)
Real name: -
Birth date: December 03, 1993
Position: Rapper
Blood type: B
Hobbies: working out, listening to the song, cleaning, shopping


Stage name: Hyejin (혜진)
Real name: -
Birth date: November 11, 1996
Position: Vocalist
Blood type: O
Hobbies: dancing, listening to songs
Specialty: Dancing to jump rope

Their debut track:


Baek Ji Young to have a solo concert in the US

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 11:43 PM PDT


Baek Ji Young will become the first K-pop singer to perform at the Avery Fisher Hall at the Lincoln Center in New York.

The singer will be holding her "Sentimental Memories" solo concert at Nokia Club in L.A on August 28 and Avery Fisher Hall in New York on the 30th. She is set to perform many of her hit songs, including "My Ear's Candy", "Good Boy," along with OSTs such as "That Woman" from the SBS drama "Secret Garden" and "Don't Forget" from the KBS drama "Iris 2."

Baek Ji Young shared, "I think there is nothing else I can do but to give a good performance. I'll do my best not to disappoint the audience".

After her two concerts in the United States, the singer will come back to Korea to start her national tour "2014 Baek Ji Young Show - That Woman" on September 20. The concert will start from Seoul and then move to Busan, Daejeon and Cheonan.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Happy birthday to 2AM's Jokwon

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 11:00 PM PDT


Stage Name: Jokwon (조권)
Birth Name: Jo Kwon
Nicknames: Kwon, Kwonnie, Kkap-kwon, Ballengie, J-kwon
Birthday: August 28, 1989 
Birth place: Suwon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
Label: JYP entertainment
Group: 2AM
Position: Leader, Lead Vocalist
Height: 173 cm
Weight: 53 kg
Blood Type: A
Hobbies: Movies, music, singing & Internet
Instruments: Piano
Instagram: @kwon_jo
Twitter: @2AMkwon

- He is the longest serving trainee for JYP Entertainment serving for 7 years and 12 days
- He was chosen along with Wonder Girls' Sunye as the last members of Park Jin Young's "99% Challenge Project"
- In 2009 he was paired with Brown Eyed Girls' Gain to be on We Got Married
- He is known as "kkap kwon" because of his kkap dance
- He likes to dance to girl group's songs
- In 2012 he released his solo album "I'm Da One"

Top 10 Female Idols with Stylish Airport Fashion (Part 2)

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 10:10 PM PDT

Here comes the 2nd part of Top 10 Female Idols With Stylish Airport Fashion.

*Note - Photos arranged randomly regardless of standing


Part 2

6. Eunji (APink)

7. Goo Hara (KARA)

8. Sojin (Girl's Day)

9. Gayoon (4Minute)

10. Jiyeon (T-ara)


Who else should enter the list?

TASTY release Chinese version MV of 'MAMAMA'

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 09:30 PM PDT




TASTY are giving an 'all in' for their Chinese debut promotions as they release several MVs of their Chinese tracks.

Following the Chinese version MVs of  "You Know Me", "Day n Night" and "Addiction", the duo releases the last MV for their track "MAMAMA".

Check it out below:


CNBlue try out new style in their PV for 'Radio'

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 09:00 PM PDT


CNBlue try out a refreshing new music style in their latest PV release for 'Radio' from their upcoming 3rd Japanese album 'Wave'.

The boys let off their usual rock style and provide a medium-tempo track that still carries their unique style proving their diverse music and growth.

Their 3rd Japanese album 'Wave' will be released on September 17. Check it out below:


LABOUM debut with EP album 'PETIT MACARON' and MV for 'Excited'

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 08:15 PM PDT



Nega Network and NH Media's girl group LABOUM debut with an EP album and MV for 'Excited' today.

The fresh young beauties release the MV for their title track 'Excited' that boasts youthful and cute charms. The six girls are looking cute and pretty while dancing to their choreography.

Check them out!


Rain and Krystal are sweet and romantic in first teaser for 'My Lovely Girl'

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 07:43 PM PDT




SBS's new drama 'My Lovely Girl' releases the first trailer featuring Rain and Krystal.

The two already hooked viewers' interest in their chemistry as couple and a sneak peek to their sweet and romantic moment. 'My Lovely Girl' premieres on September 17 at 10PM (kst).

Anticipating this drama?


Super Junior release highlight medley for 'MAMACITA'

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 07:25 PM PDT



After dropping their two MV teasers, Super Junior follow up their 7th album's highlight medley for fans to get previews of their upcoming tracks.

The 10 tracks vary from jazz, reggae, RnB, ballad and more titled "Midnight Blues", "Evanesce", "Raining Spell for Love", "This is Love", "Let's Dance", "Too Many Beautiful Girls", "Mid-Season"  and title song "Mamacita". One track 'Shirt' is said to be composed by Donghae.

The album will be released online on August 29 ahead of the physical release on September 1. Listen below:


Sep Taiji and Lee Eun Sung officially become parents with their newborn baby

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 06:17 PM PDT


Seo Taiji and Lee Eun Sung are now parents of their newborn baby!

On August 27th, it was revealed that Seo Taiji's wife - actress Lee Eun Sung gave birth to a baby girl at 11pm kst at a hospital in Seoul.

Seo Taiji said through his agency,"It's difficult to describe the overwhelming feeling I'm having right now by just simply saying I'm happy. Both the mother and the baby are healthy","I'm grateful to both the mother and our baby. I want to become a great father. I would like to thank everyone who have concern about me, in particular I want to thank to all the loving fans who have been waiting for me".

Seo Taiji and Lee Eun Sung got married in June,2013. In addition, Seo Taiji is preparing to make his comeback with the release of a new album this October.

Congratulation to Seo Taiji and Lee Eun Sung!

Kim Hyun Joong to be summoned for investigations in early September

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 05:38 PM PDT


It was reported that Kim Hyun Joong will be summoned to police for investigations next week for the alleged physical assault by his ex-girlfriend.

According to a rep from Seoul Songpa Police Station, they have concluded the investigations surrounding the plaintiff after receiving the complaint on August 20th. For Kim Hyun Joong, due to his concert in Thailand, his investigations were postponed and now it's been revealed that he will be summoned to the police early next week".

However, as both sides are having contrasting opinions, Kim Hyun Joong has expressed his desire to speed up the process by saying he will make his appearance at the police station within this week to avoid issues related to his concert in Guangzhou, China on August 30th, but as of now, the exact date hasn't been decided yet.

Cube Entertainment to merge with Cube DC

Posted: 27 Aug 2014 04:57 PM PDT


It's been revealed that Cube Entertainment will merge with its subsidiary company Cube DC.

On August 27th, Cube Entertainment announced,"In order to increase the efficiency of the management and the synergy of both sides, we've decided to merge with Cube DC".

The merge ratio between Cube Entertainment and Cube DC will be 1:0 since Cube Entertainment owns 100& of the shares from Cube DC.

Cube DC are currently managing Rain, Shin Ji Hoon, Noh Ji Hoon and Kwak Seung Nam while Cube Entertainment have Beast, 4Minute, G.NA, BTOB, Kim Gi Ri, Oh Ye Ri, Na Jong Chan, Jo Seo Ha.