Wednesday, November 5, 2014

"AOA release 'Like A Cat' Highlight Medley" plus 24 more

"AOA release 'Like A Cat' Highlight Medley" plus 24 more


AOA release 'Like A Cat' Highlight Medley

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 07:19 AM PST



AOA release the highlight medley of their 2nd album 'Like A Cat', check out the audio clip below:

YG announces the sixth member of iKON

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 07:09 AM PST



Bobby, B.I., Jinhwan, Junhoe, and Yun Hyeong are now confirmed to be members of YG's upcoming male group iKON and today, we're welcoming Jung Chan Woo  as the sixth member!

The selection of the new members have gone through numerous and tough challenges during their MIX & MATCH survival show and the final verdict is decided through fans' vote and YG artists evaluation.

With the announcement of the 6th member, we are now down to the last member who would complete and finalize the line up of iKON members before their much awaited debut next year. Who do you think will complete the group? Would it be Team B's original member Donghyuk or one of the rising trainees Hongseok or Jinhyeong?

Cross Gene release jacket image for 'I'm Not A Boy, Not Yet A Man'

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 06:12 AM PST



Cross Gene have released new image teasers and jacket image for the group ahead of the release of their MV teaser at midnight.

The boys are making their domestic comeback with a digital single 'I'm Not A Boy, Not Yet A Man' on November 10 and they have been teasing us with teaser images in black and white concept.

While we wait for their MV teaser at midnight, check out their new image teaser below:



Donghae reveals how he deals with hateful comments

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 05:46 AM PST



Super Junior Donghae reveals how he avoids being stressed out due to hateful comments online in the press conference of his movie 'The Youth'.

On November 5th, when asked about his role in the film's segment 'Rumor', Donghae shares, "I never look up for hateful comment at all. I don't read them in purpose because I hate looking for it."

He added, "Since I don't want to receive stress so I don't worry about tomorrow because I don't know what will happen. I only enjoy everything I do by doing my best for it but I don't stress over it. I will try live well."

Meanwhile, 'The Youth' is showing in theaters starting on November 13 along with its four segments: The Rumor; Wonderwall; Enemies All Around; and Play Girl.

Boys Republic to release 2nd EP album 'Real Talk'

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 05:10 AM PST



Boys Republic are on their last episode of their 'fantasy Trilogy' with the release of their 2nd EP album 'Real Talk' on November 12.

Along with the announcement of their comeback, the boys also released the tracklist and jacket image of their upcoming album. The EP includes a total of 7 tracks as follows:

1. The Real One (Title Track)
2. Like A Doll
3. Pump
4. Round
5. SOMNAMBULANCE
6. Dress Up
7. Video Game


Are you ready?

APink's pictorial accused of plagiarizing Michal Pudelka's photography

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 05:18 AM PST






APink's concept pictorial is already raising issue of plagiarism as it resembles professional fashion photographer Michal Pudelka's concept.

Some netizens on Korean portals are pointing out the similarities and comparing photos they found. The girls in both photos are wearing similar outfits and are even wearing ribbons. However, instead of popsicles, APink are holding cupcakes.

Even the setting which display nature as background are similar. APink fans are defending that the girls might only get inspiration but netizens are saying it's indeed plagiarism.

See the photos below and give us your opinion.





Meanwhile, APink have released the photos for their 5th mini album concept. Does their concept really plagiarized that of 21 years old photographer from Slovak Republic?

AOA are sexy cat women in concept photos for 'Like A Cat'

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 04:10 AM PST

AOA release indivodual concept images for their comeback single 'Like A Cat'.

The girls captivate fans with their sexy cat woman black outfits showing a mature and sexier appeal.

Check the photos below:










Kara's Youngji reveals the reason why she changed her 2G phone to a smart phone

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 02:07 AM PST


Kara's Youngji has replaced her old 2G phone with a smart phone after a recent small incident.

She said during the broadcast of MBC FM4U's 'Sunny's FM Date' on November 4th,"I have switched from a 2G phone to a smart phone. I hope you can genuinely believe me but I spilled salad sauce on top of my 2G phone. I was without a cell phone for a few days and it caused inconvenienve for the people around me, so the company bought me a new phone".

DJ Sunny then said,"I heard people said that you purposely dropped the phone into the salad sauce", Youngji responsed,"Many people asked me if I did it on purpose when I texted them".

She also added,"In fact, I have never felt uncomfortable when I used the 2G phone. Since I still don't know how to use a smart phone so my battery lasts for 2 days".

DSP Media also confirmed the news through Newsen,"Youngji received the smart phone 3 weeks ago. Like what she said on the radio, she spilled the salad sauce on her 2G phone so the company bought a new one for her"

Park Jin Young says 2PM is JYP's biggest earner + Miss A to probably comeback next summer

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 02:02 AM PST


Park Jin Young claims that 2PM is the biggest earner for JYP Entertainment in a recent interview.

In the after noon of November 4th, Park Jin Young met with reporters at a café in Gangnam, Seoul. During the interview, he was asked if Miss A's Suzy is the biggest earner of the company, Park Jin Young denied it and said,"It's 2PM. The income mostly from foreign. They're very popular in Japan and China".

About Miss A's comeback plan, he replied,"Because Suzy is currently filming for her movie so it will probably be next summer".

In particular, to commemorate his 20th anniversary, Park Jin Young will hold 'Milk Music Live Nation' on November 8th and invite singers who achieved #1 with the songs that he created. The event will last for 1 hour and a half and take place at Seoul Olympic Hall.

2NE1's Minzy to feature in Epik High's 'Happy Ending' stage on this week' music shows

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 01:00 AM PST


Following Akdong Musician's Lee Soo Hyun and Lee Hi, 2NE1's Minzy will be the next one to perform 'Happy Ending' with Epik High.

On November 5th, YG Entertainment revealed that Minzy will feature in Epik High's 'Happy Ending' stage on Mnet's 'M! Countdown' on November 6th and SBS's 'Inkigayo' on the 9th.

In addition, Minzy also performed 'Happy Ending' with Epik High at Wonder Live showcase and the performance video of Epik High was already released at noon today on November 5th.

Check out the video below

Mamammoo revealed to make a comeback later this November

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 12:30 AM PST


Rookie girl group Mamamoo has been revealed to make their comeback with a new song later this November.

Mamamoo consists of Solar, Moon Byun, Wha Sa, Whee In, is a project group formed by composert Kim Do Hoon. They made their debut with 'Mr.Ambiguous' and immediately attracted much attention for their outstanding vocals. It was revealed that the members made the choreography for their debut song themselves and also participated in the lyrics writing for their album, which is a rare thing for rookie singers.

It seems November will worth anticipating as there will be many girl groups making their comeback and debut at the same time. Who will be the winner, we will have to wait and see.

Younha to make a guest appearance at Epik High's upcoming concert

Posted: 05 Nov 2014 12:00 AM PST


Younha will appear at guest at Epik High's upcoming concert 'Parade 2014'.

According to YG Entertainment on November 5th, Younha will perform at Epik High's concert from November 14th to 16th at Blue Square Samsung Card Hall in Seoul.

Younha has maintained a special friendship with Epik High ever since she collaborated with the group for 'Umbrella' which was included in Epik High's 5th album in 2008. Tablo even remade the song into a solo version and gifted it to Younha to commemorate her 10th year since debut.

In addition, Younha reunited with Epik High for the track 'We Fight Ourselves' in the group's 8th album 'Shoebox'. A live karaoke version MV has also been revealed through Epik High's official Youtube channel.

Park Ji Yoon and Cho Hyung Woo to sing OST for 'Pride & Prejudice'

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 11:30 PM PST


On November 3rd, MBC drama 'Pride & Prejudice' has revealed a small part of its new OST featuring Park Ji Yoon and Cho Hyung Woo.

The song titled 'Channel Fixed' is a duet of singer-actress Park Ji Yoon and singer-songwriter Cho Hyung Woo, who had participated in audition program 'Birth of a great star'.

The first OST of the drama is  'One Per Day' sung by Eddie Kim, and many viewers are expecting the second track from sweet vocals Park Ji Yoon and Cho Hyung Woo.

Meanwhile, the full song will be revealed on November 11th.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Akdong Musician's Lee Soo Hyun confirmed as the last member of YG's new unit 'HI SUHYUN'

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 11:00 PM PST


The last member of YG Entertainment's upcoming unit is none other than Akdong Musician's Lee Soo Hyun.

After a chain of teasers, the new unit is now fully presented with members includes Akdong Musician's Lee Soo Hyun and Lee Hi, featuring iKON's Bobby. The name of the unit is also been revealed to be 'HI SUHYUN'.

Stay tuned for 'HI SUHYUN''s debut single which will be released on November 11th at midnight.

Happy birthday to Supernova's Geonil

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 10:30 PM PST


Stage Name : Geonil (건일)
Real Name: Park Geonil (박건일)
Birthdate: November 5, 1987 
Position: Main Rapper, Lead Dancer, Maknae
Height: 186 cm
Weight: 67 kg
Family: Mother, father, older sister
Hobbies: Writing lyrics, playing sports, watching movies, listening to music, cleaning
Specialty: Rap, drawing, basketball, soccer, swimming, Taekwondo, English
School: DongGuk University [Currently on a break]

- He acts in many dramas and movies, including both Japanese and Korean ones.

Happy birthday to BoA

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 10:00 PM PST


Stage Name: BoA
Birth Name: Kwon Bo Ah
Nickname: Kkamshi, Beat of Angel
Birthday: November 5, 1986
Birthplace: Guri, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Label: SM entertainment
Occupation: singer, actress
Height: 160 cm
Weight: 42 kg
Blood Type: AB
Hobbies: Watching movies, listening to music loudly, karaoke
Favorite Artists: Michael Jackson, Ne-Yo, Justin Timberlake
Religion: Catholic
Instagram: @boakwon
Twitter: @BoAkwon

- BoA was discovered when she was 11 years old and was trained for two-years
- Her second album, "No.1" became one of the best selling albums of the year when she was just 16.
- BoA is very successful in Japan market.  She became the first Korean artist to top Japan's Oricon sales chart and one of only two artists to have six consecutive albums topping Oricon chart. 
- She made the US debut with a digital single Eat You Up in October 2008
- She is the judge of music audition program 'Kpop Star'

Girl's Day walk in the runway with their gorgeous hanboks

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 08:00 PM PST



Girl's Day hit the runway wearing hanbok at the 3D Printing Korea held in the morning of November 5 at COEX Samsung-dong in Gangnam-gu, Seoul.

Hyeri, Yura, and Sojin join other models in the catwalk as they display various types of hanboks showing their take in modelling.

Check out the photos below:


















Teen Top unveil teaser images of Ricky & Changjo for '20’s LOVE TWO EXITO'

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 07:35 PM PST



Teen Top star dropping image teasers for their repackaged album ''20's LOVE TWO EXITO" and they started off with Ricky's and Changjo's.

Ricky and Changjo, being the maknaes, have dropped their cute and boy image and display a rather masculine appearance.

Meanwhile, Teen Top are releasing their repackaged album ''20's LOVE TWO EXITO"  on November 11.


APink release concept images for 5th mini album

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 07:20 PM PST




APink has release their concept image for their upcoming 5th mini album comeback through Naver.

In the photo, the girls are looking lovely. They appear sophisticated in their pink and white blouses and red skater skirt. The innocence femininity is oozing as they tie up their hair in ribbons while giving off a poker face.

More details will be released soon so stay updated about the girls comeback. Meanwhile, see the photos below:


SPICA release MV for 'Ghost'

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 07:11 PM PST



SPICA drop the full MV for their single 'Ghost'. The girls return as 5 with a new single 'Ghost'.

The MV depicts and expresses one's feelings that is haunting back even if you try to forget the pain of it. THe girls powerful and emotional vocals flawlessly deliver the hurtful mood of the song with their acting.

Watch below:


Super Junior Shindong to enlist in military on November 25

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 06:57 PM PST



Super Junior Shindong is confirmed to enlist in military on November 25.

According to SM Entertainment on November 5, Shindong is going to receive his training for five weeks starting on November 25 at 306 battalion in Uijeongbu, Gyeonggido. He will enlist as an active duty soldier and will be ceasing activities from Super Junior to prepare. Therefore, Shindong won't be attending the succeeding Super Show concert schedules.

Fans have already noticed his absence ever since Super Junior made comeback performances for 'This Is Love' and their recent Super Show 6 in Japan. We will wait for you Shindong!

Jessica is an adorable cheerleader for Li-Ning

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 06:49 PM PST


Jessica transforms into an adorable cheerleader for sports brand Li-Ning, check out her angelic smile in the video below:

D.O lends his vocals for Cart OST 'Crying Out'

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 06:00 PM PST



Not only EXO's D.O. is starring for the movie 'Cart' but he also lends his warm vocals for the movie's theme song.

A video of D.O at the recording studio is released as he sings 'Crying Out' OST with full of emotion and sincerity. The song suggests and motivates people who are having hardships to be hopeful. D.O.'s clear and clean voice delivers the lyrics in a very expressive way.

Watch it below while we wait for the movie's premiere on November 13.


Park Shin Hye shows her feminine charm for 'Mamonde'

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 05:00 PM PST


Park Shin Hye shows off her feminine charm for Mamonde CF, check out the BTS video below:

9Muses model for BNT International!

Posted: 04 Nov 2014 04:11 PM PST


9Muses model for BNT International, check out the BTS video below as they flaunt their slim figure during the photoshoot!