Monday, November 3, 2014

"YG announces the fourth member of iKON" plus 24 more

"YG announces the fourth member of iKON" plus 24 more


YG announces the fourth member of iKON

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 08:04 AM PST



YG starts the announcement of members who will complete their new male group iKON set for debut in January next year.

In addition to Bobby, B.I.,  and Jinhwan, the fourth member announced today is Goo Junhoe . 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.

The next three remaining members are going to be announced respectively starting from Junhoe. Who will be the 5th member to be announced tomorrow? Who's your choice?


Source: YG-LIFE

5URPRISE release details for first single album 'From My Heart' and Asian Tour

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 06:40 AM PST




Actor-idol group 5URPRISE finally release the details for their upcoming first single album 'From My Heart'.

The title song is going to be produced by hitmaker Jo Young Soo and songwriter Kim IEana. Both producer and songwriter have already produced hit songs for SG Wannabe, Lee Sung Chul, Orange Caramel, IU, Brown Eyed Girls and more.

The album will be released on November 18 and in addition to that, Seo Kang Joon, Lee Tae Hwan, Kang Tae Oh, Yoo Il,and Gong Myung are also holding an Asian Tour in Japan, China, Thailand and more to meet their fans.

AOA release the making film of their 'Fantasy Hero' CF

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 06:15 AM PST



The lovely and pretty girls of AOA who become the models of RPG mobile game 'Fantasy Hero' release the behind the scene of their CF.

The clip shows the girls having fun while playing the game themselves and they show their candid charm to the camera.

See how playful the girls are when off cam below:


Lee Min Ho and Yoona tease about their Green Christmas campaign for Innisfree

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 05:45 AM PST



Lee Min Ho and Yoona tease about their upcoming Green Christmas campaign as endorsers of 'Innisfree'.

A short teaser for their upcoming special CF is released showing the two busily setting up Christmas lights and readying for the merry season.

'Innisfree' will open a special 'Green Christmas' campaign by releasing the full CF featuring Lee Min Ho and Yoona on November 24.


Woollim's girl group LOVELYZ release individual profile photos

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 05:15 AM PST



Following the group photo of Woollim's first ever girl group Lovelyz, INFINITE's lovely hoobaes release individual profile photos for us to know who is who.

The 8 members are all looking lovely and pretty in their uniform-styled outfits. Lovelyz's members are Baby Soul,  Yoo Ji Ae, Seo Ji Soo, Jin, Jung Ye In, Lee Mi Joo, Ryu Su Jeong, and Kei.

You might be familiar of some members as they have solo careers before and others have appeared in INFINITE's MV as well. See the photos below:










Meanwhile, the girls are releasing their debut album on November 17. But before that, the girls are treating us a pre-release track on 10th followed by their debut showcase on 12.

Leeteuk, Kyuhyun, Bobby Kim, Narsha, and more to appear on Running Man

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 04:45 AM PST



It appears like we're having a singer special in the upcoming episode of Running Man.

On November 3, according to broadcast officials, singers such as Jeong In, Kim Kyung Ho, Bobby Kim, Kim Yeon Woo, Narsha, and Super Junior's Leeteuk and Kyuhyun have recorded an episode of Running Man.

In addition, they also shared that the guest have participated in race missions to promote their music. The episode they have recorded will be broadcast this month.

Are you excited?

Yoon Hyun Sang takes us on the recording scene of 'When Would It Be' with IU

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 04:06 AM PST



Yoon Hyun Sang releases the recording sketch of his duet with IU 'When Would It Be'.

In the clip, the two started off by creating a friendly atmosphere at the studio and both shared interesting facts. They also get help from Kim Je Hwi who assisted them throughout the recording.

Watch their live singing below:


Lee Joon says he's still at the negotiation stage with J.Tune Camp

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 01:37 AM PST


Lee Joon has officially spoken up about the issue of him leaving MBLAQ.

On November 3rd, Lee Joon attended the press conference of MBC's upcoming drama 'Mr.Baek' along with the other cast. During the interview, he was asked about some questions regarding his contract expiration with J.Tune Camp and also about his withdrawal from MBLAQ.

He answered,"It's true that the expiration of my contract is coming near, but nothing has been decided yet as I'm still in the midst of negotiations with the company. I would like to let you know once everything is confirmed but I don't use SNS. When the time comes, it will be probably announced through the company or the media. Nothing has been decided yet at all".

'Mr.Baek' will focus on the story of a 70-year-old man,who is a president of a large company, suddenly returns back to his 30s and finds the true meaning of love for the first time in his life. The drama will be broadcasted on November 5th.

PSY to hold 'ALL NIGHT STAND 2014' concert in Seoul this December

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 01:06 AM PST


PSY to hold a 6-day year-end concert 'ALL NIGHT STAND 2014' in December.

On November 3rd, YG Entertainment uploaded the concert poster through its official blog and announced that the concert will be held at Seoul Olympic Park's Gymnasium Stadium for a total 6 days from December 19th to 24th.

In particular, YG also answered some questions regarding the concert through official Facebook, such as about the concert's length, the seating and whether the concert will be rated or not.

The ticketing for 'ALL NIGHT STAND 2014' will be opened via Interpark on November 6th at 12pm kst.


Park Shin Hye seen riding a bicycle in school uniform in still cuts of 'Pinocchio'

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 12:30 AM PST


Park Shin Hye once again transforms into a schoolgirl in new still cuts of SBS's drama 'Pinocchio'.

The photos shows the actress wearing a school uniform and a gym pants while riding a bicycle. It was revealed that Park Shin Hye came up with the idea of wearing the gym pants underneath the uniform skirt herself after analyzing her character Choi In Ha, completing the look of an 'island girl'.

Park Shin Hye will portrai Choi In Ha who dreams to become a news reporter. She suffers from Pinocchio syndrome which causes her to hiccup whenever she tells lies.

'Pinocchio' will be broadcasted on November 12th.

Yoochun receives the rookie award from '34th Korean Film Critics Association Awards'

Posted: 03 Nov 2014 12:00 AM PST


JYJ's Yoochun revealed to have received a rookie award at '34th Korean Film Critics Association Awards'.

On November 3rd, Korean Film Critics Association announced that Yoochun has won the 'Best New Male Actor' award for his role in his first big screen debut movie 'Sea Fog'. In addition, the movie is also selected as South Korea's representative for 'Best Foreign Language Film at '87th Academy Awards'.

Yoochun will receive his award at the awards ceremony which will take place on November 13th.

MC Mong Profile

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 11:30 PM PST


Stage name: MC Mong (엠씨 몽)
Real name: Shin Dong Hyun
Birthday: September 4, 1979
Label: Wellmade Yedang
Occupations: Rapper, singer, songwriter, composer, radio DJ, actor, comedian
Music Genre: Hip-hop, pop-rap, dance-pop
Education: Dong-Ah Broadcasting College
Height: 180cm
Weight: 71kg
Blood type: B
Debut year: 1998 (as a member of hip hop group People Crew)
Debut year: 2004 (as a solo artist)

- MC Mong's style falls into both the k-pop and Hip hop genre. On top of his own rapping, MC Mong's songs frequently feature guest vocalists
- He has collaborated with many well-known artists, including Kim Tae-woo from g.o.d, Ock Joo-hyun, Ivy, Crown J, Seo In-young, Defconn, Lena Park, Park Hyo-shin, Lyn, SG Wannabe, Jo Sungmo,....
- He has a successful solo career. In 2006, his album "The Way I Am" topped many charts, beating out "big names" like Rain and Se7en. In 2014, MC Mong released  album 'Miss Me or Diss Me' after 5 years since his mandatory national service controversy and all-killed various music charts.
- He used to be very active in variety shows and sit-coms: Nonstop 4, Banjun drama, 1 night 2 days, HahaMong show,...

His latest track:

Super Junior's Donghae to head to London for the London Film Festival

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 11:30 PM PST


Super Junior's Donghae will bring his movie 'The Youth' with him to the London Film Festival.

According to a film distributor on November 3rd, Donghae, as the representative for movie 'The Youth' in which he starred in, will be attending the London Film Festival on November 6th. He is invited along with other actors such as Kang Dong Won, Jung Woo Sung and Ahn Sung Ki.

In particular during the festival, Donghae will present a special performance with fellow member Eunhyuk at a special K-Pop event.

'The Youth', starred by Super Junior's Donghae, 4Minute's Jihyun, FT Island's Seunghyun, will be premiered on November 13th.

First member from YG Entertainment's new unit revealed to be Lee Hi

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 11:00 PM PST


YG Entertainment has unveiled the first member of their upcoming unit and it's none other than Lee Hi.

A new poster has been posted on YG's official blog today on November 3rd which shows Lee Hi holding onto a male's arm while the remaining two members are still being uncovered by a red curtain.

More teasers will come out soon so stay tuned with us for more updates about YG's new unit.

Happy birthday to NU'EST's Ren

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 10:30 PM PST


Stage Name: Ren
Birth Name: Choi Min Ki
Birthday: November 3, 1995
Position: Vocalist and Maknae
Height: 179 cm
Weight: 56 kg
Blood Type: O
Horoscope: Scorpio
Religion: Christian
Hobbies: Watching movies and listening to music
Favorite food: Pasta, Kim chi jigae, Kanjang Kkaet Ip
Favorite artist: Lady Gaga
Twitter: @choigoren

- He likes girls with short hair.
- He danced in After School Blue's MV "Wonder Boy".
- Even in the high school Ren was popular.
- Ren hates it when people criticize knowing nothing about him or lie to him.
- He likes animals.
- When he is alone, he likes to sleep.
- Wanted to be a singer since he was young.
- Ren is the most mischievous and playful among the members, but he almost never laughs.
- In the beginning some people compared Ren with Amber from F(x).

Happy birthday to SS501's Heo Young Saeng

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 10:00 PM PST


Real name: Heo Young Saeng (허영생)
Birthday: November 3, 1986
Zodiac: Scorpio
Birthplace: Guangzhou City, Gyeonggi-do
Label: B2M entertainment
Group: SS501 (under DSP Media)
Position: Main Vocalist
Nickname : Otter, shy prince
Height: 178cm
Weight: 63kg
Blood Type: O
Family member: Parents
Hobbies: Online game, listening to music, selfie
Talents: Piano, singing, voice intimation
Idol : Song Hye Kyo
First Love: Middle school with a girl three years older than him
Ideal girl: cute, considerate, intelligence
Twitter: @mystyle1103

- He is shy and quiet in front of camera
- Heo Young Saeng was a trainee under SM Entertainment, making him close with members of TVXQ and Super Junior. He later joined DSP Entertainment and debuted as a member of SS501.
- He signed with B2M entertainment for his solo career
- Was given the nickname Otter because he looks like one
- Heo Young Saeng was the leader of the sub unit including him, Kim Kyu Jong and Kim Hyung Joon. This unit group was initially named "Triple S" but they changed it back to "SS501″. The unit group released a special project album "U R Man" and "Because I'm Stupid".

Luhan asks support for his first movie 'Back to 20s'

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 08:00 PM PST



On November 2, Luhan and the rest of the cast of the movie 'Back to 20s', the Chinese version of Korea's hit movie 'Miss Granny' , attended the press conference.

During the press conference, Luhan introduced his character; the grandson of the female lead, who falls in love to the young version of his grandmother.

In addition to that, Luhan also wrote on his weibo account, "It's my first time acting in a film, please give us a lot of support, I will continue to work hard."

'Back to 20s' will be shown on January 15, 2015.

T-ara - AND&END

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 07:45 PM PST

This review is sponsored by Yesasia.com


T-ara made a comeback with catchy title song 'Sugar Free'.

The girls display amazing live performance and new style for their title track and garner much attention with the catchy beat of the song.

Some photos of the album below:











You can purchase the album here

Super Junior Vol. 7 - Mamacita

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 07:41 PM PST

This post is sponsored by Yesasia.com


Super Junior made a highly anticipated comeback with 7th album Mamacita.

The boys proved their immense popularity by topping various music charts with their title song 'Mamacita'.

Check out some photos from the album below:













You can purchase the album here

A Pink signal a comeback dating November 17

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 07:30 PM PST



A Pink released a photo apparently signalling a comeback.

A photo of three pink-shaded macarons with the middle labeled with their logo. The photo also shows "COMING SOON 2014. 11.17" which seems to be their comeback.

However, further details aren't released yet so we have to wait patiently. Are you excited?

VIXX release 'Lip & Dance' version MV for 'Error'

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 07:10 PM PST




VIXX release the 'Lip and Dance' version MV for the latest hit song 'Error', check out the MV below:

EPIK HIGH release MV making for 'Spoiler' and 'Happen Ending'

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 07:00 PM PST



As a treat for fans, EPIK HIGH release the making of their title tracks 'Spoiler' and 'Happen Ending'.

The making clips introduces the actors that were featured including Kim Ji Soo, a member of YG's upcoming girl group.

See more interesting clips by watching the clip below:


MC Mong return with MV for 'Miss Me or Diss Me' ft. Jinsil

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 06:30 PM PST



MC Mong breaks his 5 year-break with the release of his album 'Miss Me or Diss Me' along with the title track's MV of feauturing Mad Soul Child's Jinsil.

The song itself describes MC Mong's feelings of pain and how he struggles to overcome difficulties. Meanwhile, his album is packed with star-studded featurings such as Ailee, Huh Gak, Baek Ji Young,Lyn, Hyorin of SISTAR, Bumkey, Minah of Girl's Day, and many more.

Check out his MV for the meantime.


Boyfriend release MV for 'White Out'

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 06:00 PM PST



Boyfriend release the MV for their track 'White Out' from their 'Witch' album.

Filmed in Thailand, the MV sets the mood of the song by its emotional melody and expressive lyrics which perfectly executed through the boys acting.

Watch it below:


Rainbow's Jaekyung graces Cosmopolitan Magazine

Posted: 02 Nov 2014 04:23 PM PST


Rainbow's Jaekyung graces the November issue of Cosmopolitan magazine.

Check out more photos below: