Friday, October 17, 2014

"YG postpones EPIK HIGH's 'Born Hater' MV release to offer condolences" plus 21 more

"YG postpones EPIK HIGH's 'Born Hater' MV release to offer condolences" plus 21 more


YG postpones EPIK HIGH's 'Born Hater' MV release to offer condolences

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 08:41 AM PDT



EPIK HIGH fans are waiting at this hour for EPIK HIGH's anticipated MV for 'Born Hater' as it is announced to have star-studded featurings. However, fans would have to wait a little bit more as YG Entertainment announces that they are postponing the release.

Through their official Facebook page, YG posts a notice,

"In light of the recent incident at the Techno Valley concert venue in Pangyo on 10/17, YG ENTERTAINMENT will be postponing the release of Epik High' music video for "BORN HATER" originally scheduled for 10/18 at midnight, to show its sincerest condolences to all those effected. 
We will be announcing the release of the video as it becomes determined."

Fortunately, fans have understood right away as they also pray for the tragic deaths of those who have died. See the news about the tragic accident that killed 16 audiences HERE

Let's pray for their souls be rest in peace.

Jessica is back in Korea for the 1st time since withdrawal issue

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 08:05 AM PDT



Jessica keeps her words when she said 'I'll be back' as  she arrived in Korea from China few hours ago at Incheon National Airport.

Making her 1st public appearance following her issue with Girl's Generation,  Jessica attended Lane Crawford's 1st anniversary event in Shanghai as the chief designer of 'BLANC & ECLAIRE' on Ocotber 16.

Following this,  Jessica is definitely taking step-by-step into fashion industry as she prepares to further explore her career as designer. Meanwhile, with just more than an hour gap, Girls Generation also depart for China to hold their 'SMTOWN in Shanghai'.

See photos from Dispatch








ChoA and Way to give out 'strawberry milk' on streets as promo event

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 07:00 AM PDT



Strawberry Milk's twins ChoA and Way are conducting an special event for fans as part of their promotional activities as a unit.

On 17, Chrome Entertainment announces that Strawberry Milk are going to give out strawberry milk on the streets as their special events for fans. It is going to be a two-day event starting from October 18 to 19.

The twins are going to start handing out delicious strawberry milk to passers by on 18 at 3PM in Sincheon and in Seokchon Lake, Jamsil  at 4PM on 19th.

Lucky those who will get strawberry milk from the twins!

Lunafly invite you to their '2014 Lunafly Live in Seoul'

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 06:20 AM PDT



Lunafly are going to rock your hearts out with their upcoming concert ''THANK YOU- 2014 Lunafly Live in Seoul".

The concert ins happening on November 8 at 7PM (KST) in Arte Hall, Hapjeong-Dong, Mapo-Gu, Seoul. More information about ticket reservations can be found on Lunafly's Facebook (Korean & English) and Interpark.

Therefore, here's a greeting video from the trio themselves inviting you to join their exciting performances.


CNBlue's Jungshin hits the runway for "2015 S/S Seoul Fashion Week"

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 05:19 AM PDT



CNBlue's representative model Lee Jungshin walk in the runway for "2015 S/S Seoul Fashion Week" held in the afternoon today at Dongdaemun Design Plaza in Seoul.

Wearing designer SONGZIO's collection, Jungshin  brings out the model image of him which is overflowing with charisma while confidently walking in the runway.

Check out some photos and video below:







[BREAKING] Total of 15 fans died in a tragic accident during 4-minute's stage at a music festival

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 05:01 AM PDT


Note: This is a developing story so there might be inconsistencies. Pray for their souls. R.I.P.

Indeed a fresh and shocking news has arrived wherein reports are stating that fans are found dead during 4-minute's performance at this afternoon's Pankyo Techno Valley Culture Festival in Sungnam.

A developing report from THE FACT confirms that a ventilation window collapsed during 4-minute's performance which caused more than  20 audience to fall down at the height of 10 meters (3 stories).

Police and rescue workers have arrived at the scene and confirmed that 15 people have died while 10 others are injured. According to reports, the window collapsed to the weight of the fans climbing up to watch 4-minute's performance.

This post is currently developing....

UPDATE: 16 dead as of 8:20PM (KST)




Sources: 1 2 3 4

Jessica assures fans with a latest post on Weibo

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 02:33 AM PDT


Jessica updates fans saying she will be back soon on Weibo.

She posted on October 17th,"I was so amazed by all the fans that came out yesterday. Thank you sooooo much. You guys are the ones that keep me going & I promise I won't let you down. I'm not going anywhere, I'll be back...clean slate"

Jessica made her first public appearance following her issue with Girl's Generation as the chief designer of 'BLANC & ECLAIRE' at Lane Crawford's 1st anniversary event in Shanghai on October 16th. She said during the interview,"I'm going to take step by step into the fashion industry. I didn't lose my passion for the entertainment industry. There are a lot of good things in store for my fans so please look forward to it".

Jang Geun Suk denies paying billion of wons for his tax evasion controversy

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 01:30 AM PDT


Jang Geun Suk has officially denied paying penalty fee for his tax evasion.

TThe actor's agency said on October 17th regarding the issue,"He didn't pay anything since he hasn't receive the result in the tax investigation from the National Tax Service".

Earlier today, CBS reported that Jang Geun Suk has paid billion wons of fine for his tax evasion controversy but since it wasn't intentional so he didn't face any criminal charge.

JYJ to kick off their Japan Dome Tour this November

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 01:00 AM PDT


JYJ will make their comeback in Japan with a concert tour.

According to C-Jes Entertainment on October 17th, JYJ will hold a Japan Dome Tour titled 'Ichigo Ichie' in major cities such as Tokyo and Osaka in November and December.

This will be their 3rd concert tour in Japan following 'Thanksgiving Live In Dome' tour in 2010 and 'The Return of The JYJ' in 2013. Due to the constant requests from local fans, the group decided to go on a Japan Dome Tour and is also planning to expand their activities by releasing a new Japanese single.

YG Entertainment confirms 2NE1 will not disband

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 12:30 AM PDT


YG Entertainment has officially denied the rumour of 2NE1's disbandment.

The rumour broke out when fans spotted Minzy deleting the '21' from her Instagram ID 'minzy21mz' and '2NE1' from the description on Twitter accounts, which soon led to everyone to assume that the group would disband soon. Even though she later added back '2NE1' into her description but the rumour's still spreading around.

On October 17th, YG Entertainment came out with an official statement about the rumour,"This is an absurd rumour. There's nothing wrong with 2NE1' activities. They're currently in Macau for their schedules. They will make their return as 2NE1 soon".

The company also commented on Park Bom,"She participated in the YG Family concert last August and other overseas concerts because those were scheduled beforehand. 2NE1 can't have a proper stage without Park Bom. However, she is restraining from all the domestic activities as she's talking some times for self-reflection. Please continue showing your support until they make their comeback"

Meanwhile, CL will make her American solo debut and will be managed by Scooter Braun.

Suki Profile

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 12:30 AM PDT


Stage Name: SUKI (숙희)
Real Name: Jin Jung Young (진정연)
Birthdate: August 14, 1982
Birth place: Seoul, Korea
Height: 165 cm
Weight: 44 kg
Label: JG entertainment
Occupation: singer
Music genre: ballad
Debut year: 2009
Debut single: Missing you

- In 2011, she joined a trio named "Women Power"

Her latest track:



'Superstar K2' Kim Eun Bi revealed to have withdrawn from YG Entertainment's new girl group

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 12:00 AM PDT


Former 'Superstar K2' contestant Kim Eun Bi was reported to withdrawn from YG Entertainment's upcoming girl group.

According to YG Entertainment on October 17th, Kim Eun Bi left the group since 6 months ago due to her health issue. A rep from the agency revealed,"It's true that Kim Eun Bi, who has trained with us for a long time, ended up leaving without fulfilling her dream".

They continued,"She has suffered much pain from herniated disk many times before during her trainee time. Even though she received treatment before but it has gotten worse since then and she thought she wouldn't be able to promote once she made her debut"

Kim Eun Bi joined YG Entertainment as a trainee along with Winner's Kang Seung Yoon in 2011. For the time being, only Kim Ji Soo and Jenny Kim have been confirmed as members for the upcoming girl group.

Hyun Bin and Han Ji Min confirm for new drama, "Hyde, Jekyll and I"

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 11:30 PM PDT


On October 17th, actress Han Ji Min (Rooftop Prince) finally confirmed to star alongside Hyun Bin (Secret Garden) in new SBS romantic comedy called "Hyde, Jekyll, and I".

The drama is based on the webtoon Dr. Jekyll Is Mr. Hyde, and will be directed by the PD of "49 Days" and "Yawang" as well as the writer of "Cheongdam-dong Alice".

In the drama, Hyun Bin is a president of an amusement park called Wonderland. Because of his major trauma in his childhood, he has multiple-personality disorder with two totally opposite personalities inside of him - one sweet, kind, and innocent, and the other cold, prickly, and bad. Otherwise, Jimin will play a bright and cheerful girl who falls into a love triangle.

The two actors will be reunited again after working together in the historical movie "The King's Wrath" (Fatal Encounter) earlier this year.

"Hyde, Jekyll, and I" will air on Wednesdays and Thursdays starting from January.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Secret's Jieun sings 'Twenty Five' on Cultwo Show

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 09:30 PM PDT


Secret's Song Jieun showcases her amazing live ability on Cultwo Show, check out her live below:




Goo Hye Sun releases MV for 'Flower Rain'

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 09:00 PM PDT



Talented artist Goo Hye Sun releases an MV for her song 'Flower Rain', the OST for her upcoming directed-starring movie 'Daughter'.

The MV serves like a highlight preview of the movie scheduled for premiere in November. Goo Hye Sun lends her warm voice in addition to her acting. Watch below:



Meanwhile, 'Daughter' was invited for 'Busan International Film Festival' on October 4. The plot centers about a daughter (Goo Hye-Sun) who grew up in a harsh upbringing with her violent mother (Shim Hye-Jin). In result she parts way with her. Later she is informed that her mother is hospitalized. Is there a change for a daughter to forgive her mom?

Seo In Young is 'Thinking Of You' in latest MV ft. Zion T

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 08:30 PM PDT



Female singer Seo In Young drop the music video for her latest single 'Thinking Of You' featuring Zion.T

The MV itself is visually appealing matching the classy yet rich melody produces by Seo In Young and Zion.T together.

Watch below:


B.I.G ask 'Are You Ready' in MV teaser

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 08:12 PM PDT



Rookie boy group B.I.G release the MV teaser for their upcoming single 'Are You Ready'.

The short clip shows the boys being hyperactive along the streets riding their bikings and running around.

Their 2nd single will be released on October 21.


2AM to comeback with a new album & track 'I'll Give You Everything'

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 07:33 PM PDT



2AM is reported to have a comeback in the end of this month with a new album and title track 'I'll Give You Everything' composed by Jo Kyu Man.

The vocal group are treating this comeback as gift to their fans as they didn't do broadcast activities for their 'Nocturne' album last year.

Meanwhile, the track will be pre-released on 27th and the album will be available offline on 30th.

Super Junior release concept image for 'Mamacita' special edition a lbum

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 07:10 PM PDT



Super Junior has released the concept image for their upcoming 7th 'Mamacita' special edition album, where the member appear in two-toned suit. Members Kangin, Donghae, and Heechul are also seen having their musical instruments.

The album will consists of 13 tracks including a special rendition of 'This Is Love' as well as three new songs. For this album, the members are involved in the planning of concept and album design, and each is expected to show their unique musical color.

It will be released online on 23rd and will be available in physical stores on 27th. Meanwhile, Super Junior are going to showcase special stages for 'This is Love' and 'Evanesce' at M!Countdown on 23rd.

MINX release 'Skate' version practice video for 'Why Did You Come To My Home'

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 04:48 PM PDT


MINX release the 'Skate Version' practice video for their debut track 'Why Did You Come to My Home', check out the practice video below:

Kim Soohyun releases new 'Beanpole' CF

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 04:39 PM PDT


Kim Soohyun is no doubt the right man to warm you in cold, check out his latest CF for Beanpole below:

Secret's Jieun is back with 'Pretty Age, 25' on M! Countdown

Posted: 16 Oct 2014 04:32 PM PDT


Secret's Jieun makes a highly anticipated comeback on M! Countdown, check out her amazing performance below: