Thursday, October 16, 2014

"BTOB release date & jacket photos for Japanese debut single 'WOW'" plus 24 more

"BTOB release date & jacket photos for Japanese debut single 'WOW'" plus 24 more


BTOB release date & jacket photos for Japanese debut single 'WOW'

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 07:57 AM PDT

Limited Edition CD+DVD+photo booklet (24pages)

BTOB unveil the jacket photos for their Japanese debut single album 'WOW'.

The boys are making a Japanese version of 'WOW', which is the title track from their domestic 2nd mini album 'Press Play' released in 2012. Just like the playful and lively concept of the song which they promoted, they are going to bring a level-up energy and youthful appeal on their Japanese debut.

Meanwhile, BTOB are making their official Japanese debut on November 12 by releasing the single album in two editions.

Regular Edition

Kris joins Huayi Brothers and confirmed casting for his third movie

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 07:05 AM PDT



Former EXO member Kris is being in-demand in China as he is confirmed to appear on his third movie directed by GuanHu.

Huayi Brothers confirms today that Wu Yifan is among the cast of the upcoming movie 老炮儿 (Lao Bao Er) alongside Feng XiaoGang, Zhang Hanyu, Xu Zheng, Jiang Wen and Zhang Guoli. This movie which is expected to premiere next year is going to be Wu Yifan's third film after "Somewhere Only We Know" and "Passion of Heaven".

He will play the role of main lead Feng XiaoGang's rival. In addition to that, it seems like Wu Yi Fan has officially joined Huayi Brothers based on founder Wang Zhonglei's daughter's instagram post where she captioned, "Hey new family member. " 

However, the post has been deleted but fans are quick enough to take a screenshot of it.



Strawberry Milk release making for 'OK' MV

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 06:12 AM PDT



Strawberry Milk's cute twins Way and ChoA are being naturally cute and adorable in their unit-debut MV 'OK'. But wonder how they are off-cam?

Fortunately, we get to see the behind-the-scene of the MV filming through a video released on Crayon Pop's Youtube channel.

The clip reveals surprising interesting stunts like falling from above. There are also cute interactions between these lovely twins and endless adorable moments.

Check it out below:


Goo Hara wows with her toned abs and 'ant waist'

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 05:35 AM PDT



KARA's Goo Hara is making fans wow as she once again proven to have an incredibly 'ant-waist' in addition to her toned abs.

Hara posted the photo on her instagram along with the caption, "My abs which are made by pilates and riding(exercise)."

The imafe show Hara's incredible tiny waist with a very toned abs while wearing black leggings and shirt. Do you want a body like that?

Super Junior to return with a repackaged album & comeback stage next week

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 05:06 AM PDT



Super Junior are returning with a repackaged album next week as part of their 7th album 'Mamacita' promotions.

Today, M!Countdown airs a preview of their comeback stages next week and Super Junior are among the anticipated ones. It is talked about fans that Super Junior are promoting the track "Evanesce" from their 'Mamacita' album. The repackaged album is the group's gift to repay for fans' support and they are going to have short promotional activities this time.

The repackaged album is expected to be released on October 23 next week with a comeback stage performance at M!Countdown on the same day. Meanwhile, Sungmin, who has announced his wedding, will be participating promotional activities as usual.

Yoo Jae Suk and Song Ji Hyo pose together for Schoffel

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 03:00 AM PDT


'National siblings' Yoo Jae Suk and Song Ji Hyo have gathered together for a 2014 F/W pictorial of outdoor brand Schoffel.

The photos have attracted much attention from many people as Yoo Jae Suk and Song Ji Hyo show off their cute chemistry like real brother and sister together. It was said that even though the national MC didn't have much experience in magazine shooting but he tried his best by showing his kind smile and narutal poses which received much praise from everyone on the set.

The staff also revealed that despite the overnight shooting but both Yoo Jae Suk and Song Ji Hyo showed no sign of exhaustment and lived up the set with their energy.

Check out for more photos below








Spica's Park Joo Hyun to change her name to Park Shi Hyun

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 02:30 AM PDT


Spica's Park Joo Hyun has announced that she will start promoting with her new name Park Shi Hyun from now on.

B2M Entertainment said on October 16th,"Joo Hyun has been called as Shi Hyun since her childhood. Because her parents originally wanted a son so they thought of the name Joo Hyun in advance and then registered as her name when she was born. But now she wants to promote under her real name so she decided to change it"

The agency continued,"Since she has been promoting as Park Joo Hyun for 3 years so it will be a little strange at first to see her under a new name. She promises to continue working harder so please give her a lot of support"

Girl's Day's Sojin to play as a divorcee in SBS's upcoming weekend drama 'Family Outing'

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 02:00 AM PDT


Girl's Day's Sojin has been confirmed to star in SBS's upcoming weekend drama 'Family Outing'.

According to DreamT Entertainment on October 16th, Sojin will play the role as Choi Dong Joo who is the younger sister of the female lead and also a woman who went through a divorce just shortly after her marriage.

'Family Outing' will tell the story of a grandmother who reunites with her family after 50 years. In particular, she brings along with her a heritage worth 10 billion won which later leads to an internal war within the family.

The drama is scheduled to be broadcasted this December.

'Be Arrogant' reveals official posters staring Girl's Day's Yura, Shin So Yul, Yoo Min Kyu

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 01:30 AM PDT


SBS Plus's mini drama 'Be Arrogant' has unveiled the official posters featuring the main cast.

Both the posters show how Yura and Shin So Yul seem to pull Yoo Min Kyu to themselve, indicating a future love triangle in the drama

'Be Arrogant' will focus on the strange partnership and relationship of three people who will operate an online fashion shopping site together. Yura plays as Hong Ha Ra who always has positive attiude towards life and love until she encounters Do Ra Hee(Shin So Yul) who had dated her current boy friend No Cheol(Yoo Min Kyu) for 6 years.

'Be Arrogant' will be broadcasted on October 27th at 11:20pm kst.



Actor group 5urprise to make their debut with an album in November

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 01:00 AM PDT


Actor group 5urprise(Seo Kang Joon, Yoo Il, Kang Tae Oh, Gong Myung, Lee Tae Hwan) will make their debut as singers this November.

On October 16th, a rep from Fantagio revealed,"5urprise will likely debut with a mini album in mid-November. As most of the members are busy filming their dramas so other details and schedules are being adjusted","The album will be filled with variety of songs that can express the charms of the members".

5urprise has been receiving much love after their appearance as a group from dramatoon 'After School: Lucky or Not' alongside with Kim So Eun.

S.E.S's Eugene and Ki Tae Young are expecting their first child

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Actor couple Eugene and Ki Tae Young are expecting their first child after three years of marriage. 

On October 15, the couple's agencies stated that Eugene has been 13 weeks pregnant and they are thrilled about the news.

Eugene is a former member of girl group S.E.S and also a famous actress with so many hit dramas. She started dating Ki Tae Young in 2010 after working together in MBC drama "Creating Destiny" in 2009 . They married in July 2011 with so many nice wishes and supports from the public.

Jenny@dkpopnews

YG Entertainment to debut a new girl group in November

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 12:00 AM PDT


Following 2NE1's debut in 2009, YG Entertainment is ready to present a new girl group.

According to Star News on October 16th, YG Entertainment's new girl group is currently in the final stage of preparation for their upcoming debut. They were said to have recorded for their new songs and will soon proceed with the music video shooting.

A rep from the company also stated that the group has recorded for many songs, but it's still undecided that whether they will make their debut with a single or an album. They will likely to debut in November if there's no problem happening until then. Even if they miss the November target, they will also make sure to come out by the end of this year.

Since YG Entertainment hasn't released any official statement regarding the new girl group so it seems we will have to wait a little more for further information.

KARA Gyuri and Rainbow Jisook sing OSTs for A-JAX Hyeongkon's musical

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 11:30 PM PDT


On October 15th, a representative of DSP Media revealed that KARA's Park Gyuri and Rainbow's Kim Jisook had participated in musical 'The Scent of Love' OSTs to support their labelmate A-JAX's Hyeongkon's first musical debut.

Park Gyuri sang a duet song with Hyeongkon called "Back then" and Rainbow Jisook lent her sweet voice for a track named "The orion" with full of emotion. 

Both songs are heartfelt ballad with romantic melodies which show off Gyuri and Jisook's vocal talents. Those songs can be purchased through iTunes.

It is said that Park Gyuri refused receiving a guarantee for recording the song in order to show her supports for Hyeongkon's successful musical debut.

Hyeongkon shared, "It is going to be the first male-female duet from DSP Media, and I have a particular affection for this song, because it is my own composition. I hope many people would enjoy it."

Meanwhile, Hyeongkon is playing in musical 'The Scent of Love' under the name of Seung Woo. The musical will be presented from November 15th until January 4th.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Happy birthday to GLAM's Miso

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 08:33 AM PDT


Birth Name: Kim Mi So
Stage Name: Miso
Birthday: October 17, 1995
Label: Big Hit entertainment
Group: GLAM
Position: Lead Vocalist, Maknae
Height: 164.5 cm
Weight: 47 kg
Blood Type: O

Happy birthday to MBLAQ's Seungho

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 11:00 PM PDT


Birth Name: Yang Seung Ho
Stage Name: Seungho
Birthday: October 16, 1987
Label: J.Tune camp
Group: MBLAQ
Position: Leader, Lead Vocalist
Height: 176 cm
Weight: 63 kg
Instagram: @mblaqsh1016
Twitter: @MBLAQSH

-He doubts his lean body and is shy to show it off
- He is mostly mature and responsible, but when he decides to be like a kid, he will become very childish and reckless

Girl's Day reveal concept photos for 'I Miss You'

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 09:51 PM PDT


Girl's Day is receiving much love with their emotional ballad song 'I Miss You' despite the decision for not performing the song on live music shows.

The girls reveal the concept images of their new single, whose photo turns out to be the best?





'Appa Oddiga' Song Jiah is not making an official debut, no money will be earned

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 09:46 PM PDT




A surprising yet interesting news has arrived to the avid viewers of MBC's 'Dad Where Are You Going' as season 1's lovely Song Jiah, daughter of Song Jong Kook, is reported to be making her debut as a rapper.

Earlier today, it is stated that Jiah is going to rap in her debut song 'Follow Me' which will be released on 17th.  Rapper JQ, who's worked with EXO, will be producing the song.

However, netizens react differently on this matter stating that she's too young to be starting her career and rather to enjoy her rapping skill. In response to the growing negative interest, JQ has come in defense and told Newsen,

"I am also worried about the recording. Jia's mother is worrying just in case she receives hurt through this.  But we agreed to support Jiah's dream and passion." JQ also makes clear, "The purpose is not to make money out of an official debut. We are not also doing it to make her a singer. We are not making much activities out of it as well. It's interesting to hear about Jiah's dream to sing and we like it."

Source: 1

Secret's sister group 'Sonamoo' introduce first three members

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 08:46 PM PDT



TS Entertainment's rookie girl group Sonamoo start to introduce members through their official Facebook page.

So far, we have three members introduced through their profile photos. They are Na Hyun, New Sun, and Eui Jin. According to their group profile, Sonamoo is going to be a 7-member girl group so we have yet to know the remaining four members.

We will update you further. Meanwhile, check out their photos below:

 Eui Jin

 Na Hyun (leader)

New Sun

2NE1 CL to make her solo American debut next year

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 08:25 PM PDT




The fierce and cool leader of 2NE1, CL is said to be making her solo debut in the United States by spring next year.

Entertainment insiders told Starnews that CL is releasing a solo song in the US next year in spring making it the first for a local artist to do so.

In regards to that, CL is planning to carry out solo album promotions in the US as part of her debut. Moreover, she is reported to be working with Scooter Braun as her talent manager in her advancement in the US. Scooter Braun has worked with Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande and more popular singers, so expectations for CL is rising.

In fact, in April last year, CL has met up with the famous American manager through PSY, and noted her for being a talented female rapper and fashionista. CL is fluent in English, so there's going to be no problem in language barrier as she enters American industry.

Are you anticipating this?
Source: 1

Girl's Day Minah and Son Heung Min reported to have broken up

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 08:32 PM PDT




Tracking back, in late July this year it was confirmed that Minah is dating soccer player Son Heung Min. However, seems like distance hinders their relationship and ends it in natural manner.

Son Heung Min's representative admitted to Ilgan News today that they two have broken up. "It's true that the two of them haven't seen each other since July." The soccer player's side added that aside from distant relationship, he also can't spend time as he's preparing for national competition in Korea. "Although they have good feelings towards each other, they've decided to naturally broke up."

UPDATE: Girl's Day Minah's representative confirms, "Although they've shared good relationship, but due to their busy schedules, they didn't find time to contact each other."

Minah relays her message through her agency DreamT Entertainment, "During that time we were still in the beginning stages and our feelings are still developing, however, because of busy schedules and too much attention, we've lost contact with each other... being a fan, I'll continue cheering for him to give us good games, as for myself, I'll focus on my group's and solo activities."

Source: 1 2 3

Drama 'Love Cell' releases 2nd teaser

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 07:10 PM PDT


New drama 'Love Cell' featuring 4Minute's Jihyun will have its premiere on 3rd November, check out the teaser below:

IU releases new 'Sony' CF

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 07:03 PM PDT


IU is featured in the new Sony CF, check out the video below:

EXO relase BTS video for 'Nature Republic'

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 06:20 PM PDT


EXO reveal the BTS video for cosmetic brand 'Nature Republic', check out the video below:

Hyuna shows her dancing ability in Wildabeast practice videos

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 05:36 PM PDT



Hyuna shows off her amazing dancing ability through new Instagram videos, check out her Wildabeast practice videos below:



Girls' Generation reveals BTS video for 'Divine'

Posted: 15 Oct 2014 05:05 PM PDT


Girls' Generation reveal BTS video for their ballad song titled 'Divine', check out their happy moments filming the MV together!