Saturday, November 8, 2014

"BTOB‘s Sungjae’s covers 'Confession'" plus 24 more

"BTOB‘s Sungjae’s covers 'Confession'" plus 24 more


BTOB‘s Sungjae’s covers 'Confession'

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 07:00 AM PST

BTOB's Sungjae dropped his own rendition of Jung Jun-il's 'Confession.'

Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: UNITED CUBE

Cross Gene to represent Korea at the 'Sketchers Sundown Festival 2014'

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 06:30 AM PST



Cross Gene will represent Korea in the upcoming Sketchers Sundown Festival 2014.
The annual event was first held in 2009, and established by Red Spade Entertainment to make Singapore as the Asian music capital of the world. This year's event will be held at Marina Promenade in Singapore on November 22nd at 4:00 PM.
Watch below!
written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: YouTube

f(x)s Sulli is no more glamorous

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 06:00 AM PST



'Fashion King' was already released in cinemas on November 6th.

Definitely, the photo above is familiar to those who have watched the movie. That's the ever gorgeous f(x)'s Sulli who willingly let herself be transformed physically just to fit her character as 'Eun Jin.'

The movie is a about Woo Ki Myung (Joo Won), who decided to become the most fashionable guy in the world, from a 'bread delivery boy'. Sulli will take the role of Eun Jin, who likes Woo Ki Myung. and attempts to change her style to catch his attention.

The movie 'Fashion King' is based on the popular webtoon recorded with 4.4 million views weekly.

edited by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: BNT News

Diealright's MV for 'Satellite'

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 05:30 AM PST

Korean rock trio Diealright revealed the music video for 'Satellite.'

Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: 미러볼 뮤직 - Mirrorball Music

David Choi gets star struck with Shin Seung Hun

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 05:00 AM PST



David Choi posted the photo above on his Facebook page.

On the photo, he's with the legendary singer Shin Seung Hun. he captioned it with, "When I went to Korea 6 weeks ago, I met up with legendary singer Shin Seung Hun 신승훈 (hit song "I believe" & sold over 15 million records in Korea). It was a huge honor to meet him and a bigger honor that he actually knew of my music. In fact, he showed me that "By My Side" was the most played song on his phone! I was flattered. We talked about music, life, had great food, and he treated me like we were old friends. I really love his spirit and hope to hang out with him next time I'm out in Korea! PS. He told me to shave my beard."

PS. Even stars get star struck.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

Super Junior-M's Henry poses with PH's singer Kyla

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 04:30 AM PST



Super Junior-M's Henry posted the photo above on his Instagram.

On the photo, he was with the Filipino singer Kyla. The photo was taken at the recent event of Asia Song Festival 2014 which was held on November 2nd at the Asiad Main Stadium.

He captioned it with, "#henry and #kyla #asiasongfestival . she promised to bring me out to eat in the #Philippines !!!"

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Henry IG

BTOB's 'WOW' PV full Japanese version

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 04:00 AM PST



BTOB is 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.

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

Watch the full version PV below:



edited by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: kissent2010

Hello Venus' Nara TOP 8 Sexiest Moments

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 03:21 AM PST

Hello Venus is garnering so much attention with their comeback.

The girls display their sexiness in 'Sticky Sticky' MV and impress with their amazing live performance. As the tallest member in the group, Nara has some amazing moments too, check out the photos below:









Dara's emotional photo!

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 03:00 AM PST


2NE1's Dara uploaded the photo above on her Instagram. 

She's seen crying on the photo, but no one was comforting her which she turned into a matter to laugh about. The photo was taken after their most recent world tour, 'AON: All Or Nothing.'

"After the show when I came down from the stage, the staff who worked so hard told me I did a great job," Sandara wrote. "Because I had some mixed feelings, I cried without realizing how I looked.. But!! No matter how scary my dreadlocked hair was, no one from HI-TECH comforted me..T.T Later I will come back with the innocent long hair! We will see HI-TECH T.T ㅋㅋㅋ"

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Star Cinema

Super Junior’s Ryeowook marks his 10,000th day of existence

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 02:30 AM PST



Super Junior's Ryeowook is in June, but he had a celebration this November.

On November 5th. Ryeowook uploaded the photo above on his Twitter. He's holding a cake with candles formed into 10,000. He captioned it, "Thank you all for greeting me on my 10,000th day ^^ I will eat it deliciously keke,"

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: @ryeong9

Han Ji Min is grateful for those who remember her bday

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 02:00 AM PST



Actress Han Ji Min turned 31 (international age) on November 5th.

On her Facebook account, Han Ji Min posted the photo above to express her appreciation for those who remembered her special day. She captioned it with, "Thank you for congratulating my birthday year after year, and sending me all of these precious gifts! I will treasure each and every one of them with my heart. Thank you for your sincere support! I will always do my best to return the love & support that you have given me~".

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

Super Junior's Donghae reveals a Chinese fan purchases 140 million won worth of their albums

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 01:30 AM PST



Super Junior appeared on the November 8th episode of KBS 2TV's 'Global Request Show A Song For You.'

On the episode, the members willingly shared their experiences with their die-hard fans. Donghae mentioned his encounter with a Chinese fan in a plane ride. That fan gave him a gift with a receipt that reveals the amount of Super Junior's albums the fan bought. Donghae revealed that the receipt amounts to 140 million won which is approximately USD 128,000.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Newsen

2AM’s Seulong sings 'Loveskin' adult version

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 01:00 AM PST



On November 7th, JYP Entertainment uploaded a video of 2AM's Seulong while doing a live solo performance of 'Loveskin.'

'Loveskin' is one of the songs from 2AM's 3rd studio album 'Let's Talk' which was released on October 30th. Seulong's video is an adult version.

Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: jypentertainment

Epik High 'Parade 2014' Asian tour schedule

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 12:30 AM PST



Epik High revealed the venues and schedules of their 'Parade 2014' Asian tour.

The first one will be on November 14th-16th in Korea, and will be followed in China then Japan and will end it in Korea on December 27th-28th. See the photo above for details.

Epik High is comprised of Tablo, DJ Tukutz, and Mithra Jin.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

'Gangnam 1970' to be released outside Korea

Posted: 08 Nov 2014 12:00 AM PST



The much anticipated Korean film of Lee Minho and Kim Raewon 'Gangnam 1970' will be also released internationally.

'Gangnam 1970' will be distributed in Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and other Asian countries. It was initially promoted to be released in December this year, was moved earlier to November 2014. However, it was confirmed that the release date of the movie was changed to January 2015.

'Gangnam 1970' (previously entitled 'Gangnam Blues'), which used a worldwide hit OPM song 'Anak' on its trailer, is a noir action film written and directed by Yoo Ha. Lee Minho will be top-billing it with Kim Raewon. The story happened in 1970 featuring the backdrop of the real estate development of Seoul's Gangnam district. Lee Minho and Kim Raewon are childhood friends, but their friendship will be tested as the story gets deeper.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Dong A

Which kpop group draws most Japanese fans to their concerts in 2014?

Posted: 07 Nov 2014 11:30 PM PST


According to the recent survey of Nikkei, a Japanese monthly magazine, on TOP 50 artists with the most concert fans, Big Bang took the second spot with about 920,000 fans for 29 concerts in 2014, standing behind Japanese rock band EXILE TRIBE with 1.05 million fans and even beat Arashi at number 3.

Statistics showed that there were bout 32,000 fans came to each Big Bang concert. Member Daesung, who promoted in Japan under the name of "D-Lite" attracted about 170,000 fans to 15 concerts. If combining both Big Bang and Daesung's promotions and concerts in Japan, Big Bang has drawn about 1.1 million fans, which is a really impressive figure.

Other Kpop artists made into the lists are TVXQ, EXO, Girls' Generation and SHINee.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Starship X to hold a special concert in December

Posted: 07 Nov 2014 10:30 PM PST


Starship Entertainment has revealed that they are going to hold their first all-star concert on December 5th.

Starship X is an independent record label that Starship Entertainment established last year, and they released Soyou and Mad Clown's 'Stupid In Love' as their first project. Artists of Starship Entertainment including JunggiGO, Mad Clown, Hyorin, Soyou, Joo Young, and new boy group NUBOYZ will show up to bring fans their best stages.

A representative of Starship Entertainment said, "Starship X All Night Concert' is going to feature some of the greatest K-Pop musicians on the field, and show the huge potential of Starship X label once again".

'Starship X All Night Concert' will be held on December 5th at Walker Hill Theater Hall, and tickets for the concert will be opened on November 17th.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Happy birthday to 8eight's Lee Hyun

Posted: 07 Nov 2014 10:00 PM PST


Name: Lee Hyun (이현)
Label: Big Hit entertainment
Position in 8eight: Leader / Male vocalist
Birthday; November 8th, 1983
Height: 177 cm
Weight: 61 kg

- He has a solo career
- He is in duo group Homme with 2AM's Changmin

Noh Hong Chul releases official apology regarding his drunk driving incident + to voluntarry get off from 'Infinity Challenge' and 'I Live Alone'

Posted: 07 Nov 2014 09:12 PM PST


Noh Hong Chul has released an official apology through MBC following his drunk driving incident earlier this morning on November 8th.

The apology wrote,

"This is Noh Hong Chul.

I sincerely apologize for causing inconvenience to the viewers due to my drinking and driving earlier this morning.

I'm very sorry for showing a disappointing image of myself to many people who care for me due to my wrong judgment at the moment. I'm painfully reflecting for not having a better self management.

Therefore, I have delivered my wish to step from all the programs that I'm currently joining to the production crews. I made this decision in order to no longer cause any discomfort to all the viewers.

From now on I will continue to take time to go into a self-reflection and self-restrain. Once again I would like to apologize to all the viewers".

Noh Hong Chul are currently joining both 'Infinity Challenge' and 'I Live Alone' on MBC. Even though the production teams said that they are still looking into the issue, but it seems Noh Hong Chul has made up his mind to withdraw from both programs.

AOA's Seolhyun flaunts her flawless body in behind-the-scene cuts of 'Like A Cat' MV

Posted: 07 Nov 2014 09:00 PM PST


Seolhyun shows both her sexiness and flexibility in behind-the-scene cuts of AOA's upcoming MV.

On November 8th, AOA official Facebook uploaded some new photos of Seolhyun with caption,"How do you like the MV trailer of #LikeACat ? Here we have the behind of laser scene of #SeolHyun reminding of a movie :)".

In the photos, Seolhyun was wearing a leather suit and knee-high boots while trying to get through the laser maze, making her look like a heroine from an action movie.

Meanwhile, AOA will release their 2nd mini album 'Like A Cat' online and offline respectively on November 11th and 13th.



HI SUHYUN releases a new individual teaser photo of Lee Hi

Posted: 07 Nov 2014 08:30 PM PST


YG's new unit HI SUHYUN treats fans with another teaser photo featuring Lee Hi.

The photo shows Lee Hi putting on a black see-through and black bunny ears while making a turn with a sly and somewhat naughty smile. A speech bubble besides her says,"Hey! Listen Up!", depicting that it will be a lively song.

HI SUHYUN will release debut single 'I'm Different' featuring iKON's Bobby on November 11th.

A Pink's Eunji to appear on 'Immortal Song'

Posted: 07 Nov 2014 07:47 PM PST


A Pink's Eunji will finally make her appearance on KBS's 'Immortal Song'.

According to various official broadcasters from KBS, Eunji will participate in the recording of KBS's 'Immortal Song' on the 10th. She will make her appearance in Lee Jong Bo special episode.

Eunji is already acknowledged for her vocal skill so many people are very looking forwards to her performance in this episode.

The other artists who will join in this recording are Bada, 4 Men, Kim Dong Myung, Seo Ji Ahn, S, Lee Se Joon, Ali, Hong Dae Kwang, Trax, Park Ki Young, Sweet Sorrow.

This episode is scheduled to be broadcasted this month.

Super Junior's Kyuhyun releases more autumn-theme teaser photos for 'At Gwanghwamun'

Posted: 07 Nov 2014 07:37 PM PST


Kyuhyun keeps fans excited towards his solo debut by releasing more and more teaser photos each day.

As it was previous revealed, Kyuhyun will make his solo debut with 1st mini album 'At Gwanghwamun' on November 13th. In particular, Kyuhyun will hold a small concert at Yes24 Muv Hall in Mapo-gu on the same day and treat fans with the new songs from his mini album.

Kyuhyun will make his 1st debut stage on 'Music Bank' on November 14th.


Noh Hong Chul reported to have been under suspicion for drunk driving + Dispatch releases proof photos

Posted: 07 Nov 2014 07:21 PM PST


Noh Hong Chul revealed to have been caught drink driving and is currently under investigation.

Seoul Gangnam Police revealed on November 8th that Noh Hong Chul was caught for his drunk driving in his Smart Fortwo at around 1am kst at Seoul Customs Service Intersection. According to the police, Noh Hong Chul requested to not take blood alcoho level and eventually went home after completing a primary blood measurement.

The police said even though Noh Hong Chul didsn't show any of him being drunk but he had the smelled like alcoho. He also admitted to drink soju and wine before driving for 20 ~ 30m. The police said they sent his blood sample to the National Forensic Service for a blood alcoho level and will decide on the punishment later once the result is confirmed.






EXO-K, Girl's Day, Henry, Block B & more perform at the Asia Song Festival!

Posted: 07 Nov 2014 03:55 PM PST


Check out the performances from the 2014 Asia Song Festival: