Monday, September 15, 2014

"Netizens dig up more of Red Velvet's pre-debut photos" plus 24 more

"Netizens dig up more of Red Velvet's pre-debut photos" plus 24 more

Netizens dig up more of Red Velvet's pre-debut photos

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 08:14 AM PDT

Don't even bother to know how much free time netizens have got but they gathered some much younger pre-debut photos of Red Velvet only to know how lovely the girls are.

In a community site (pann), netizens uploaded more pre-debut photos of Joy, Irene, Seulgi during their earlier years. We might notice some obvious changes like height and weight but the girls are really boasting good looks even though they are young.

Let's  take a look below:

Joy's pre-debut photos:

Irene's pre-debut photos

Seulgi's pre-debut photos

Wendy's pre-debut photos

Members shed tears in the 2nd episode teaser of 'Mix & Match'

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 07:20 AM PDT

Assuming that you have watched the episode 1 of YG's newest survival show for their upcoming male group iKON, you must be excited for the next.

Therefore, the teaser for the 2nd episode released giving you a sneak peek of what to expect this Thursday. Based from the teaser, we could get to see participants' individual talents and some intense happenings with some members tearing up.

What could have happened? Don't miss this episode on September 18 at 11pm through Mnet and Naver. Meanwhile, watch the teaser below:

Teen Top release behind-the-scenes of their 'Missing' MV

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 06:50 AM PDT

Teen Top impress everyone with their surprising MV plot and tear-jerking acting in their newest music video for 'Missing'.

The MV is described as a heartbreaking love story between three people which ended up in a miserable manner. While we witness their more mature and masculine approach through their MV, we are also left curious how did members pull out such intense and emotional singing with an amazing cinematography and story line.

So here's the behind-the-scenes of their 'Missing' MV which is uploaded through their Youtube account.

BTS excite you with their upcoming concert through a video invitation

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 06:15 AM PDT

Bangtan Boys (BTS) are holding their first ever concert "BTS 2014 LIVE TRILOGY : EPISODE II. THE RED BULLET" on October 18 and 19 at AX KOREA in Seoul.

Therefore, the members prepare a an invitation video to convince you to come. Aside from the fans, the members themselves are also excited. They also explained why it is 'Episode II' but it's not clear so you have to come to their concert first and find it yourself.

If you want more details, check their video invitation below:

2PM release party version of 'Go Crazy' MV

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 05:34 AM PDT

If you are not yet satisfied with 2PM's 'Go Crazy' MV, they have just release a party version of it.

In this version, the members partied hard creating a lively and hyper atmosphere like what normally group of friends does.

Join the fun by watch it below:

TaeTiSeo release highlight medley and MV teaser for 'Holler'

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 05:23 AM PDT

A day before TaeTiSeo's 2nd mini album 'Holler' release, the vocal trio drop the MV teaser and highlight medley for their upcoming tracks.

The 2nd mini album will consist of variety of genres including pop, ballad, and more. This includes their title 'Holler' and pre-released song 'Whisper'. Meanwhile, the MV is very promising with the trio dancing to the beat of their song.

The album will be released on August 16, so listen to the preview and watch the MV teaser below:

'Running Man' cast reveals to be filming with members of the Chinese version on Jeju island today

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 03:30 AM PDT

'Running Man' cast will make their guest appearance in the Chinese version!

According to official broadcasters on September 15th, Yoo Jae Suk, Ji Suk Jin, Kim Jong Kook, Haha, Gary, Song Ji Hyo, Lee Kwang Soo are currently filming with the Chinese members on Jeju island today.

The Chinese cast includes Angela Baby, Deng Chao, Wang Bao Qiang and more members have been spotted fiming in various Seoul atractions since September 13th.

'Running Man' Chinese version, 'Hurry Up, Brothers!' is co-produced by SBS and Zhejjang Satellite TV. It is scheduled to be broadcasted sometimes in October.

Kim Hyun Joong releases official apology towards his ex-girlfriend

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 03:01 AM PDT

Today on September 15th, Kim Hyun Joong has posted an apology towards his ex-girlfriend on his official homepage.

He wrote:

'Hello. This is Kim Hyun Joong.

I'm really sorry that I have given a lot of mentally and physically hurt to the person I loved and believed for 2 years. I'm so ashamed of myself for doing something that a man should never do.

It is all my fault that this case occured, there is no reason to blame that person.

I apologize to her once again, and I would like to say sorry to her family and friends.

More than anything, I hope she accept my apology and forgive me.

In the wake of this occasion, I will work harder and live as a better and healthier person'

In particular, upon Kim Hyun Joong's apology, his ex-girfriend has decided to withdraw her complaint tomorrow on September 16th and the two will later enter a private settlement.

JYJ to hold a free concert for 'Gangnam Hallyu Festival' on October 5th

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 02:30 AM PDT

JYJ will be perfoming at a free concert for upcoming 'Gangnam Hallyu Festival'.

C-Jes Entertainment said on September 15th,"As JYJ is currently gaining much popularity in Asia, Europe, South America and more around the world, they will be holding a concert on October 5th at Yeongdongdaero in Seoul. For 'Gangnam Hallyu Festival' this time, JYJ will spend 2 meaningful hours with all the fans of Hallyu".

The 'Gangnam Festival' is an annual event which takes place in the first week of October. The event includes 'Fashion Festival', 'International Peace Marathon', 'Hallyu Festival' and 'Gangnam Grand Scale' which are held to introduce Gangnam and its own brand value to everyone.

Meanwhile, JYJ still continues with their 2014 Asia Tour 'THE RETURN OF THE KING'.

Nichkhun says he hasn't been able to meet with Tiffany much recently due to busy schedules

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 02:00 AM PDT

2PM's Nichkhun talked about his current relationship status with Girls' Generation's Tiffany.

He said in a recent interview with Star News,"We're doing well, but we're too busy that it's been a while since we saw each other's face. I think the last time we saw each other was in early August".

The other members also commented,"Their relationship has no bad influence on the group at all. We think it allows Nichkhun to do music easier now".

2PM is currently promoting 'Go Crazy' on various music programs while TaeTiSeo will make their comeback with 'Holler' next week.

U-Kiss to go on European tour in Russia, England and France

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 01:30 AM PDT

Following Asia and America tours, U-Kiss will proceed with their upcoming European tour.

U-Kiss will kick off their tour '2014 U-KISS SCANDAL IN EUROPE' in Russia on September 22nd. The group will leave Korea on the 20th and will spend 10 days in 3 countries there.

The concert in Russia will be held at Moscow's Izvestiya Hall on September 22nd, September 24th will be at London's The Forum and the last performance will be at Paris's La Cigale on the 28th.

Meanwhile, U-Kiss will make their domestic comeback with a new album this October.

Happy Face Entertainment to debut new girl group MINX

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 01:19 AM PDT

Dal Shabet's sister group, MINX will make their official debut this week!

On September 15th, Happy Face Entertainment announced the upcoming debut of their new girl group. The group is consisted of 5 members Jiyu, Sua, Siyeon,Yoohyun, Dami. The group name MINX is said to represent their 'tomboy' image.

The agency said,"Girl group MINX is ready to hit the music industry with their unique by the second half of 2014. Please give them lots of love and support".

MINX will debut with single 'Why Did You Come To My Home'.

Beast confirms their comeback date to be on their 5th Anniversary on October 16th

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 01:00 AM PDT

Beauty will have a double celebration party as Beast will make their comeback on October 16th which is also their 5th Anniversary since debut.

The members have been hinting the fans at their comeback for a while now by posting some vague messeges on their SNS. In particular, during '2014 Beautiful Show', they even made a shout-out to Cube Entertainment and asked for Beast to have another album later this year.

Are you excited for Beast's comeback?

Shin Hye Sung, Kangta, Lee Ji Hoon to reunite as Group S after 11 years

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 12:30 AM PDT

Project Group S is reported to make their comeback after 11 years this October.

According to an official from the music industry, the three of them have finished recording for their new mini album which will include 4 to 5 tracks and they're in the final stages of the preparation. It's scheduled to be released this October.

The group consists of Shinhwa's Shin Hye Sung, H.O.T's Kangta and soloist Lee Ji Hoon. They made their debut under SM Entertainment and released first studio album '' in 2003.

Stay tuned with us for more updates about Group S's reunion!

Happy birthday to M.Pire's Jerry

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 12:30 AM PDT

Stage name: Jerry (제리)
Real name: Moon Youngseo (문영서)
Date of Birth: September 15th, 1994
Label: Benjamin entertainment
Group: M.PIRE
Position: rapper
Height: 172cm
Weight: 56kg
Blood Type: B
Role model: Taeyang
Ideal type: IU

- His stage name 'Jerry' is based on a chocolate drink with a similar name that he drank a lot predebut
- Has a tattoo on his shoulder with the characters "faith/trust" and "righteousness" and the line "it's only the beginning now"
- Wanted to do sports before becoming a singer, he is also the most athletic member in the group

BoA reported for illegal housing on restricted land in Namyangju

Posted: 15 Sep 2014 12:00 AM PDT

BoA and her father have been sued by the city of Namyangju for illegal housing on restricted land.

According to various reports on September 15th, BoA and her father bought 4600 square meters land in Namyangju in February 2004 and again in August 2009, owning the land for nearly 10 years. It was said that in 2005, they converted 66 square meters into a residential living and 99 square meters of agricultural area into warehouses. BoA's father has also lived on the land since 7 - 8 years ago.

Though BoA bought the land legally, but since it belongs to Greenbelt area in which any form of building structures is deemed illegal. The city of Namyangju reported BoA and her father to the local police after finding out a total of 10 violations. BoA's father, Mr.Kwon has been charged for connecting a management office and warehouse by setting a rain shelter and using it as a residence. Also he was reported to transform 600 square meters of forest into a garden with lawn grass and even built a large pavilion in front of the house.

Judging from the case, Boa and her father might be fined 50 million won for their crime.

Happy birthday to Sonnet Son (Son Seung Yeon)

Posted: 14 Sep 2014 11:30 PM PDT

Stage name: Sonnet Son 
Real name: Son Seung Yeon (손승연)
Birthday: Sept 15, 1993
Birth place: Seoul, Korea
Label: Fortune entertainment
Debut year: October 2012
Debut album: The Wings of an Ugly Duck

- She is known for her strong vocal
- She is the winner of Mnet's 'Voice of Korea' (2012)

Happy birthday to CNBLUE's Jungshin

Posted: 14 Sep 2014 11:00 PM PDT

Birth Name: Lee Jung Shin
Stage Name: Jungshin
Birthday: September 15, 1991
Label: FNC Music
Position: Bassist, Rapper and Maknae
Height: 186 cm
Weight: 61 kg
Blood Type: A
Instruments: Bass
Ideal type: beautiful and honest girl

- Jungshin likes swimming and skipping.
- Jungshin growed in an environment of people who play guitar and drums, so he learned them.
- Jungshin has good, shining skin
- Jungshin looks calm but he is humorous
- Jungshin is the tallest member in CNBLUE

F.CUZ release individual teasers for 4th domestic mini album 'Bargaining for Love'

Posted: 14 Sep 2014 09:00 PM PDT

F.Cuz are returning to their domestic fans by releasing 4th mini album titled 'Bargaining for Love'.

Prior to that, solo teaser photos of the members have been released. The boys are looking fierce and dandy in a dark-concept theme.

Meanwhile, F.cuz are releasing MV teaser for title track 'Cha-Ga-Wa' on 16th while 'Bargaining for Love' will be released on September 17 and it's their new mini album since "For Century Ultimate Zest" in 2012.

Nine members of SNSD renew contract with SM Entertainment; to focus more on solo activities

Posted: 14 Sep 2014 09:02 PM PDT

SONEs are going to see more of SNSD members in the future particularly through unit and individual activities.

According to the article posted by, all nine members of Girls Generation renew their contract for another three years. The members debuted in 2007 and have completed their 7-years contract in August.

The contract proposal for another three years have made and discussed with individual members. In regards to that, the nine members are continuing their career for another three years as SM artists with different conditions for each.

In fact, after Girls Generation finished their official activities in the first half, individual members are expected to be busy in their solo careers. Besides, by mid-September, some members have already doing unit and solo activities such as TaeTiSeo's comeback, Sunny's casting in 'Roommate' and her DJ role in FM4U. Moreover, Sooyoung and Yoona have their own schedules for drama and movie so as Yuri, Jessica and others.

Source: munhwa via naver

'Tomorrow Cantabile' releases character poster of Joo Woon

Posted: 14 Sep 2014 08:04 PM PDT

The character poster of Joo Woon in the upcoming remake of popular 'Nodame Cantabile' (Tomorrow Cantabile in Korea) is released hyping up the excitement of awaiting viewers.

Joo Woon is playing the male lead who goes with the name Cha Yoo-Jin. The character poster displays Joo Woon in a very promising appearance of an aspiring but arrogant conductor. He is acting alongside actress Shim Eun-Kyung who will play the female lead Seol Nae-Il.

The remake of the hit drama airs on October 13 taking over the KBS2 Mon & Tue 21:55 time slot occupied by "Discovery of Love".

Sunny, Youngji, Jackson, Park Joon Hyung, and more new cast in preview of 'Roommate' season 2

Posted: 14 Sep 2014 07:33 PM PDT

A total of seven new members are moving in and joining the season 1 cast in the 2nd episode of 'Roommate' and the preview is finally released.

FOr the 2nd season, new members are SNSD's Sunny, KARA's Youngji, g.o.d's Park Joohyung, Got7's Jackson, Japanese actor Ryo Hei Otani, Bae Jong Wook, and Lee Guk Joo.

In their introduction video, they are already promising an entertaining line up. Are you excited for the new season?

Teen Top release heartbreaking MV for 'Missing'

Posted: 14 Sep 2014 07:10 PM PDT

Teen Top release the MV for their comeback track 'Missing' and drop their mini album 'EXITO'.

The MV draws a heartbreaking plot of a love triangle showcasing members L.Joe and C.A.P's acting. MOreover, the emotional singing and dancing which  Teen Top have been showcasing in their comeback performances last week are proof of their more upgraded grown up concept.

Along with their MV, the group also release their full mini album 'EXITO' as well. You can download the tracks through MeLon. Watch below:

Taeyeon teases with TaeTiSeo's adorable group photo

Posted: 14 Sep 2014 05:33 PM PDT

Taeyeon is back on Instagram again with a lovely group photo with Seohyun and Tiffany.

TaeTiSeo will make their comeback on 16th September, to keep fans excited, Taeyeon posted, 'Something is going to be posted as you think, it's none other than Taengsta'.

The members are seen posing happily in the photo, do you anticipate their return?

KBS airs EunB & Rise's final performance at Open Concert

Posted: 14 Sep 2014 04:55 PM PDT

KBS airs the final performance of EunB and Rise.

The girls performed their final performance in Daegu for the Open Concert, check out their flawless yet heartbreaking performance below: