Tuesday, October 21, 2014

"Mr.Mr. Tey covers Taeyang's 'Eyes, Nose, Lips'" plus 22 more

"Mr.Mr. Tey covers Taeyang's 'Eyes, Nose, Lips'" plus 22 more


Mr.Mr. Tey covers Taeyang's 'Eyes, Nose, Lips'

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 07:32 AM PDT



Mr. Mr. member Tey performed a cover of Taeyang's hit song 'Eyes, Nose, Lips' at their concert in Japan.

Tey made fans squeal with his emotional and charming take on the song. His matching gestures were also perfectly delivered along with the mood of the song.

Check it out:


Puer Kim releases making of 'Bank' MV

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 07:30 AM PDT



Puer Kim takes us behind the scenes of her interesting MV for 'Bank'.

From the preparation to the actual shooting, and monitoring herself, Mystic89's talented female singer is very enthusiastic.

The song is from her new mini album 'Purifier'. Check it out below:


AOA are chosen as promotional models of RPG game 'Fantasy Hero'

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 07:00 AM PDT



AOA are chosen as the promotional models of RPG mobile game 'Fantasy Hero'.

According to Kingnet Entertainment, "AOA has been receiving much love from male gamers through their hit song 'Miniskirt' in the age bracket of 20-30 years old." They also stated that choosing AOA will definitely bring joy to the gamers through their planned promotional activities in collaboration with the girls.

Do you play this game?

Nicole opens official fancafe, Facebook, and more in preparation for comeback

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 06:30 AM PDT



Nicole's comeback to industry is drawing near and everything's prepared for her initial promotions as she open her official fancafe, Facebook, Youtube, and more.

An official Nicole's staff have launched official fancafe, Facebook Page, Twitter account, and Youtube channel wherein her promotional materials such as photos, video, updates, news will be posted.

There's no definite date and further information released but expect more details soon. Don't miss the chance to be the first to know so check the official accounts linked below:

Fancafe    -> http://cafe.daum.net/nicoleofficial
Twitter     -> https://twitter.com/Nicole_STAFF
Facebook -> https://www.facebook.com/JungNicoleOfficial
Youtube   -> https://www.youtube.com/user/OfficialJungNicole

Meanwhile, Nicole signed with B2M Entertainment for her solo comeback and will be releasing a title track from Sweetune in mid-November.



EXO-K are appointed as ambassadors of C-Festival

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 06:00 AM PDT



EXO-K have been appointed as the ambassadors of C-Festival. The ceremony took place at Samseong-dong Trade Tower in Seoul on October 21.

C-Festival is a global cultural expo which will be held at Coex Convention and Exhibition Centre and World Trade Centre complex in Seoul. The event is going to be conducted in April-May next year and expected to be attended by 3 million people. It aims to promote the complex as a tourist landmark through various promotional events like design exhibits, kpop concerts, and more.

Four members of EXO-K, Suho, Baekhyun, Kai, and Sehun attended to represent the group. Check some photos from the event below:





Super Junior-M Zhoumi to join Jiyeon and Hyeri as MCs for MTV 'The Show'

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 05:36 AM PDT



Super Junior-M Zhoumi is now revealed to be the new male host of the 4th season of  SBS MTV's 'The Show: All About K-POP' or simply 'The Show.

He will join MCs T-ara Jiyeon and Girl's Day Hyeri hosting the show starting on October 28. Since 'The Show' season 4 is co-produced by Korean and Chinese production and will be broadcasted in China through TUDOU.

Super Junior-M Zhoumi's has a huge popularity in China, and his addition to the MC line up is going to be anticipated. This is his first hosting challenge as music broadcast host but he has already hosting experiences as DJ.

Nicole and actor Jung Il Woo release duet song for 'Night Watchman′s Diary' OST

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 05:00 AM PDT



'Night Watchman′s Diary' starring actor Jung Il Woo and former KARA member Jung Nicole have collaborated for the drama's sixth OST track.

The song titled "Rather than Crying in Rain" is a mellow track with a very soft melodies combined with the warm vocals of the singers.

Meanwhile, 'Night Watchman′s Diary'  ends today and Nicole is preparing for her comeback soon. Listen to the song below:



ZE:A's leader Moon Junyoung to go on hiatus for reflection

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 04:30 AM PDT



Star Empire announces today that ZE:A's leader Moon Junyoung will be taking a break from all group activities as well as SNS to have time for reflection for causing worries and trouble to public especially to fans.

Star Empire posts their official statement on various platforms such as ZE:A's fancafe and SNS accounts.

The agency mentioned that the conflict was raised when ZE:A members were dissatisfied due to the agency's slow act to treat Taehyun's injury after his MMA fight. With this as the base, the members expressed that they wouldn't want to talk to their agency and in behalf of the members, Junyoung took his frustration over Twitter to get public sentiment for the agency to respond to the matter quickly. According to the agency, it wasn't the a wise move but for the leader, it was the only choice.

After the commotion on 21, Junyoung apologized about everything he had written and stated that everything was solved. However, contracting ideas and sentiment have been posted again by Junyoung stating that the solution mentioned is solely from the agency's point of view not his. Things have gotten perplexed and the public started to treat the situation ill and his words were misunderstood. Due to this, Star Empire is apologetic for the misunderstanding that caused pain to Junyoung, to his members and to his fans and expresses remorse out of the situation.

Finally, Star Empire announces that Junyoung will be temporarily halting group activities as well as SNS interactions to take time to reflect. Besides, ZE:A's leader has started to do so in the past month and expressed intent to do more for causing trouble to public especially to their fans. The agency continues, "We ask you to wait for Junyoung's return with a good image. He also expresses that you support the 8 members." Star Empire concludes their official stance by promising a new system considering ZE:A's opinions as well as agency's president Shin Joo Hak and will have harmonious and honest communication between its artists and to the fans.

What do you think about their decision?






'Love Cell' releases poster for Kim Woo Bin, Jang Hyuk, Nam JiHyun, and more

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 04:00 AM PDT



A special poster for upcoming web drama 'Love Cell' has been released boasting its dream cast line up.

The poster features basically some still cuts of its main characters like Park SunHo, Nam JiHyun, Jang Hyuk, Kim Woobin, Kim YooJung,  along with the other cast names such as Baek Seong Hyun, Park Jun Hyung, Park Hee Bon, Oh Kwang Ruk, Lim Hyung Joon, and Heo Ji Won.

With a tease of what loveline and scenes are going to be expected, viewers have expressed their anticipation to the drama.

Meanwhile, the drama adaptation of fantasy romcom webtoon series of the same name will follow the love story of unemployed Ma Dae Chung (Park Sun Ho) and Seo Rin (Nam JiHyun), a top celebrity female will unfold. In their loveline, a cat Nevi (Kim YooJung) who has special ability to control people's love cells will be Ma Dae Chun's love mentor.

Along with the main cast are Jang Hyuk who will be Ma Dae Chung's neighbor that specialized in martial arts and has a quite personality. Finally, Kim Woo Bin is going to be anticipated as well as the 'Dating King'.

The drama premieres on November 3 and you can watch it through http://tvcast.naver.com/lovecell.

B.I.G release MV for 'Are You Ready?'

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 03:00 AM PDT



Rookie male group B.I.G made their comeback with 2nd single album 'Are You Ready' .

From the behind the scene clip shared last night, the MV is revealed to be filmed in Thailand. The electro-hiphop track tells how earnest Mr. Perfect is towards the girl of his interest.

Check out the boys while having on the streets and enjoy their youth.


BTS release concept photos for 'Hormone War' comeback

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 02:30 AM PDT



BTS are going to have a follow-up song 'Hormone War' following their 'Danger' from their first full-length album "Dark & Wild".

Therefore, BTS treat fans eyecandies as they released enormous batch of concept photos. The boys display their playful, chic, youthful, and lively images while being captured eating various sweets and have supermarket as their setting.

They are also looking fierce in photos taken with graffiti walls and more. Meanwhile, BTS are making their comeback stage on October 23 at M!Countdown. See photos below and enjoy the whole batch on their Facebook page.






Epik High to perform 'Happy Ending' with Akdong Musician's Lee Soo Hyun on music programs

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 02:06 AM PDT


Akdong Musician's Lee Soo Hyun will join in the comeback stages of Epik High on music shows.

According to YG Entertainment on October 21st, Epik High will perform their doublt title tracks 'Spoiler' and 'Happy Ending' on music programs Mnet's 'M Countdown', SBS's 'Inkigayo' and KBS's 'Yoo Hee Yeol's Sketchbook'.

In particular, Akdong Musician's Lee Soo Hyun will make her appearance in 'Happy Ending' stages together with Epik High.

'Happy Ending' originally features Roller Coaster's Jo Won Sun, is one of the songs from Epik High's 8th album 'Shoebox'. Tablo also tweeted about Lee Soo Hyun's feature on his Twitter today,"Instead of Jo Won Sun sunbae who unfortunately can't join in our broadcast activities, our angel hoobae Soohyun will help us! Thank you!!! ㅜㅜ".

Meanwhile, Epik High is sweeping various online music charts with their new album.

TVXQ to launch special live tour 'T1ST0RY' in Seoul for their 10th anniversary

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 01:30 AM PDT


TVXQ will hold a special live tour to commemorate their 10th anniversary.

SM Entertainment announced on October 21st that TVXQ will launch 'TVXQ! SPECIAL LIVE TOUR- T1ST0RY' on December 6th & 7th at Olympic Park Stadium in Seoul.

The world 'T1ST0RY' is a combination of 'TVXQ' and 'HISTORY, as well as the number '1' and '0' to indicate their 10th annniversary.

TVXQ successfully finished their world tour 'TVXQ! LIVE WORLD TOUR-Catch Me' which took place in Seoul, L.A, Santiago, Hongkong, Shanghai from November 2012 to July 2013. They are also the first Korean artist to went on 5 Dome tours in Japan and the first overseas artist to hold a concert at Nissan Stadium, proving their global popularity.

The ticker for the special live tour will be opened through G Marker on October 28th at 8pm kst.


VIXX's N confirms to star in SBS's upcoming drama 'Family Outing'

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 01:00 AM PDT


Following Girl's Day's Sojin, VIXX's N will also join in the cast of SBS's upcoming weekend drama 'Family Outing'.

Jellyfish Entertainmen revealed on October 21st,"VIXX's N has been confirmed to star in SBS's new drama 'Family Outing'. He will use his real name as Cha Hak Yeon and play as a detective in the drama".

N's role will play as an inportant factor as he's the detective who will investigate the mystery surrounding the grandmother and her inheritance. He is likely to be involved in a loveline with Girl's Day's Sojin who will plays as a divorcee.

'Family Outing' will follow 'Modern Farmer' and broadcast in December.

Group S to perform on 'Immortal Song 2'

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 12:32 AM PDT


Group S(Kangta, Shin Hye Sung, Lee Ji Hoon) will make their appearance on KBS's 'Immortal Song'.

On October 21st, Kwon Jae Young PD revealed that the group will be performing in Song Chang Sik's special episode of  'Immortal Song 2'. They will participate in the recording of the show on November 3rd.

Since this will be their first appearance on a variety program after 11 years so many people especially music fans are very anticipating to see their stage on the show.

Meanwhile, Group S will release their new mini album 'Autumn Breeze' on October 27th and will start their promotions for title track 'Without You' on 'M Countdown' on the 23rd.16

UNIQ Profile

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Group name: UNIQ (유니크)
Name meaning: Unique + Unicorn 
Label: Yuehua Entertainment & YG Entertainment
Debut date: Oct 20, 2014
Debut song: Falling In Love

MEMBER PROFILE

Stage Name: Yi Bo (이보)
Chinese name: Wang Yibo (王一博)
Positions: Rap, Lead Dancer, Visual, and Maknae
Nationality: Chinese
Place of birth: Luoyang
Date of birth: August 5, 1997
Horoscope: Leo
Height: 179cm
Weight: 59kg


Stage Name: Kim Sung Joo (성주)
Chinese name: 金圣柱
Positions: Vocals
Nationality: South Korea
Place of birth: Incheon
Date of birth: Feb 16, 1994
Horoscope: Aquarius
Blood Type: A
Height: 180cm
Weight: 68kg


 Stage Name: Cho Seung Youn (조승연)
Chinese name: 曹承衍
Positions: Rap, Vocals
Nationality: South Korea
Birthplace: Gyeonggi
Date of birth: August 5, 1996
Horoscope: Leo
Blood Type: O
Height: 180cm
Weight: 65kg

Facts: Fluent in Korean, Chinese, Tagalog, and even Portuguese, he is said to be a known prankster. 


Stage Name: Wen Han (문한)
Chinese name: Li Wen Han (李汶翰)
Positions: Vocals
Nationality: Chinese
Place of birth: Hangzhou
Date of birth: 1994.07.22
Horoscope: Cancer
Blood Type: A
Height: 180cm
Weight: 64kg

Facts: Trading studying abroad in the United States to become a member of UNIQ, Li Wenhan has a background in classical guitar.


Korean Name: Zhou Yi Xuan (조이쉔)
Chinese name: Zhou Yixuan (周艺轩)
Position: Rap, Leader
Nationality: Chinese
Place of birth: Zhejiang Shengzhou
Date of birth: Dec 11, 1990
Horoscope: Sagittarius
Height: 183cm
Weight: 65kg

Facts: He is the oldest member of the group. He was scouted by Yuehua Entertainment after his appearance at KOD, a large street dance competition in China.

Their debut song:


Full credit: Seoulchu

Shinhwa's Junjin and actress Yoon Jin Yi deny dating rumour

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 12:17 AM PDT


Shinhwa's Junjin and actress Yoon Jin Yi have officially denied the rumour about their relationship.

Earlier today on October 21st, Junjin and Yoon Jin Yi were spotted spending a vacation together in Singapore. The rumours are spreading rapidly online as they were seen enjoying their trip by many citizen.

According to an media outlet, both of them knew each other at a gathering earlier this year and have started developing feelings for each other since then. The source said Junjin fell for Yoon Jin Yi' bright and cheerful personality while the actress fell for his manly character. In particular, Yoon Jin Yi was seen attending Junjin's talk concert last August which has raised much questions about the two's relationship.

However, both sides later came out and denied the report about them dating each other.Yoon Jin Yi's rep stated,"We checked with her and it's true that she did went on a trip to Singapore, but not with Shinhwa's Junjin but with her friend, Her manager also went with her". Junjin's rep also admitted that the two did met each other at a gathering, but they are not dating each other.

Ji Suk Jin sings OST for KBS drama, "My dear cat"

Posted: 20 Oct 2014 11:30 PM PDT


Running Man's member Ji Suk Jin has collaborated with female R&B duo Club Soul to sing the OST of KBS 1TV drama, "My Dear Cat.

The song is written and composed by Jo Jae Yoon, tells about a romance of a couple in the drama with the sweet background sound of a piano and string instruments. Ji Suk Jin and Club Soul's voices harmonize well to express the meaning of the song. 

It has been a long time since Ji Suk Jin promoted as a singer. His soft and gentle voice received good reaction from listeners.

Listen to the song now:




Jenny@dkpopnews

KARA's Gyuri flaunts her sexy look on Arena Homme

Posted: 20 Oct 2014 11:00 PM PDT


On October 19, Arena Homme released new pictorials starring KARA's Park Gyuri for their November issue.

In the photos, Gyuri wowed fans with her gorgeous beauty and endless sexiness. Her attractive look and poses can mesmerize any eyes.

Meanwhile, KARA has finished promotion activities for 'Mamma Mia' and will start their Japan tour next month.

Watch the full pictorials in the upcoming issue of Arena Homme.



Jenny@dkpopnews

B.I.G release making of 'Are You Ready' MV

Posted: 21 Oct 2014 02:18 AM PDT



The rookies from B.I.G take you at the shooting of their MV for 2nd single 'Are You Ready' straight from Thailand.

Seems like we're going to expect series of behind-the-scenes since this clip started right off from their arrival at the airport.

Seems like the boys were really excited. Watch below:



EXO & Red Velvet release new Pepero CF

Posted: 20 Oct 2014 04:41 PM PDT


EXO and Red Velvet collaborate in the new CF for Pepero, check out the CFs below:





TOP & Park Shin Hye reveal new Millet CF

Posted: 20 Oct 2014 04:35 PM PDT


TOP and Park Shin Hye show some chemistry in the new CF for Millet, check out their collaboration below:

Girls' Generation's Tiffany graces Elle Magazine

Posted: 20 Oct 2014 04:30 PM PDT


Girls' Generation's Tiffany graces the November issue of Elle Magazine.

Check out more photos below: