Tuesday, December 23, 2014

"Cross Gene release 'I'm Not A Boy Not Yet A Man' practice video" plus 24 more

"Cross Gene release 'I'm Not A Boy Not Yet A Man' practice video" plus 24 more


Cross Gene release 'I'm Not A Boy Not Yet A Man' practice video

Posted: 23 Dec 2014 06:35 AM PST


Cross Gene release the dance practice video of their latest hit song "I'm Not A Boy Not Yet A Man", check out the cool choreography below:

Lovelyz perform 'White' on MTV The Show

Posted: 23 Dec 2014 06:09 AM PST


Rookie group Lovelyz serenade fans with romantic Christmas song 'White', enjoy their lovely performance below:

A Pink sells out the tickets for their first concert 'Pink Paradise' in just 2 minutes

Posted: 23 Dec 2014 05:06 AM PST


A Pink proves their rising popularity by having their first concert' tickets sold out in just 15 minutes.

The ticket sale for A Pink's 'Pink Paradise' concert was opened via Interpark on December 23rd at 8pm kst and just after 2 minutes, a total of 7200 tickets were all sold out. It was also revealed that during the ticket reservation, the term 'A Pink Concert' even made it into the top search on portal real-time sites and those fans who didn't get to buy the tickets, have demanded for additional seats over phone calls to the group's company.

A rep from Cube Entertainment said,"Thank you to all the fans who have been patient for A Pink's first concert. The members were all surprise at your explosive interest, and they are going to practice for the concert even harder so please look forward to it a lot".

'Pink Paradise' will be held on January 30th and 31st at Olympic Park Olympic Hall.

Kim Woo Bin and Park Shin Hye voted as the actor and actress who everyone wants to spend Chirstmas with the most

Posted: 23 Dec 2014 04:30 AM PST


Kim Woo Bin and Park Shin Hye are the no.1 actor and actress who everyone wants to spend this Christmas with the most.

Max Movie Film Institute surveyed 500 people from December 17th to 21st about 'which actor/actress who you want to spend Christmas with the most'. As the result, Kim Woo Bin came out as the no.1 actor with 44.2% of the total votes while Park Shin Hye won with 61.1%.

Ranks in second are Yoo Yeon Suk(13.6%) and Jo Yoon Hee(18.5%) while Hwang Jung Min and Kang Hye Jung were voted as no.3.


Jun Hyun Moo apologizes to EXO's Kai for ignoring him at '2014 SBS Gayo Daejun'

Posted: 23 Dec 2014 04:00 AM PST


Jun Hyun Moo has apologized to EXO's Kai on his Twitter for a recent "controversy" at '2014 SBS Gayo Daejun'.

He wrote on his Twitter on December 23rd,"The ultimate series of heartless Hyun Moo - Kai! I'm sorry ㅠㅠ I didn't see you~~ I love you ♡ EXO! Whether I'm awake or asleep, EXO love♡", and tagged along a video link to the incident.

The video turns out to be a fancam of Kai at '2014 SBS Gayo Daejun' which shows him sitting with his members, when suddenly looked happy as he spotted Jun Hyun Moo, who was walking up on the stage. He then held up his hand for Jun Hyun Moo to notice him but eventually got ignored by him due to the noise from the audience.

'Today's Love' releases a special poster for Christmas featuring Lee Seung Gi and Moon Chae Won

Posted: 23 Dec 2014 02:00 AM PST


Upcoming movie 'Today's Love' has released a Christmas special poster featuring the two main characters.

The poster shows Lee Seung Gi and Moon Chae Won dressing in knitwears while flashing their bright smiles, showing their lovely appearances together. In particular, the poster is also decorated with a slogan which reads,"For the new year, let stop 'some' and start dating for real!".

'Today's Love' will focus on the love story between Joon Soo(Lee Seung Gi) who is an elementary school teacher who is always gives his all in love and Hyun Woo(Moon Chae Won), a weather forcaster who always talks in tough manner. The movie will be premiered on January 15th, 2015.

2NE1's 'Crush' ranks #11 in Billboard's Year-end World Album Chart

Posted: 23 Dec 2014 01:30 AM PST


2NE1 is crown as the only K-Pop act to rank in Billboard's Year-end World Album Chart.

The group has achieved a great success with their newest album 'Crush' released in February, as it charted at #61 in Billboard 200 and named as Billboard's no.1 K-Pop album of 2014. The album also made it onto Rolling Stone's 20 Best Pop Albums of 2014 and Fuse's 40 Best Albums of 2014.

Meanwhile, CL is currently preparing for her US debut next year.

Congratulation to 2NE1!

F.CUZ ranks first on Tower Records' Weekly chart with 'Remind'

Posted: 23 Dec 2014 01:00 AM PST


F.CUZ shows their rising popularity in Japan by topping Tower Records' Weekly chart with their newest Japanese single 'Remind'.

The group released new Japanese single 'Remind' on December 17th. Just after a few days, they have surpassed Super Junior and U-Kiss to the no.1 spot on Tower Records' Weekly chart

Tunes Will Entertainment said,"During the year of 2014, they have split their times between Korea and Japan so they were very happy and grateful with the results of their hard work. We will finish 2014 well and fo our best so the group can deserve more of your love".

In addition, it was said that after completing their promotions in Japan, F.CUZ will get in the preparation for their next album and will make a domestic comeback in the first half of next year.


Girls' Generation's Sooyoung to leave SBS's 'One Night of Entertainment TV'

Posted: 23 Dec 2014 12:30 AM PST


Girls' Generation's Sooyoung will step down from her position as a host on SBS's 'One Night of Entertainment TV'.

Sooyoung will leave the show after being a host for 2 and a half year ever since her first broadcast on June 6th, 2012. The reason is due to her busy schedules with Girls' Generation, as there will be a lot of of overseas activities in addition to the group's domestic promotions next year, Sooyoung has made the decision to leave her spot on the show.

Announcer Yang Ye Won's will take over Sooyoung's position and will have her first broadcast on January 7th, 2015.

Sooyoung shared her thought,"While being an MC for 'One Night of Entertainment TV', I was able to receive a lot of good things such as starring in dramas. I was busy with various performances but it was worth it. I will always think of myself as part of 'One Night of Entertainment TV' family"

Sooyoung's last appearance on 'One Night of Entertainment TV' will be on aired on December 24th

BTOB's 'Drink!' deemed inappropriate to broadcast on MBC

Posted: 23 Dec 2014 12:00 AM PST


It was revealed that BTOB's 'Drink!' from their winter special mini album 'The Winter Tale' has been flagged as inappropriate to broadcast on MBC.

According to MBC on December 23rd, 'Drink!' didn't pass the broadcast judgement due to its lyrics which encourage excessive drinking.

Regarding the issue, Cube Entertainment responsed,"We are still waiting for the results from KBS and SBS. We still have no plan to modify the lyrics".

APink reveal poster for "Pink Paradise"

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 11:30 PM PST


On December 22, Apink revealed a poster for their upcoming first solo concert "Pink Paradise", which will be held at Olympic Park in Seoul on January 30 and 31. 

In the poster, six members dressed in beautiful white dresses with a pink background as "pink paradise". Apink had a successful 2014 with two digital singles "Mr. Chu" and "Luv" became huge hits after released. 

Their latest title track "Luv" quickly got No.1 spot on KBS' "Music Bank", MBC's "Show Music Core" and SBS' "Inkigayo". They kept their promise that they would hold a concert if they won all three major music shows in Korea

Tickets for the concert will be sold through online booking sites like Yes24 and Interpark.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Boyfriend releases 'Find Yourself' as the OST for animated film 'The Snow Queen 2'

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 11:00 PM PST


Following Sistar's Soyu, Boyfriend also participate in the OST for animated film 'The Snow Queen 2'.

The song is titled 'Find Yourself' which was originally sang by British rock band Butterfly Stone, and Boyfriend was chosen as the one to sing the Korean version.

Meanwhile, 'The Snow Queen 2' will be premiered in Korea on December 24th.

Happy birthday to 100%'s Sanghoon

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 10:30 PM PST


Birth Name: Lee Sang Hoon
Stage Name: Sanghoon
Birthday: December 23, 1993
Label: T.O.P Media
Group: 100%
Position: Vocalist, Maknae
Height: 182 cm
Weight: 63 kg
Blood Type: A
Instagram: @danielllsh
Twitter: @ohp_sh
- He is currently on a personal hiatus

Happy birthday to Block B's Jaehyo

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 10:00 PM PST


Stage name: Jaehyo
Full Name: Ahn Jae Hyo
Label: Seven Seasons
Group: Block B
Position: Sub-Vocal, Visual
Birthday: December 23, 1990
Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
Height: 182 cm (6'0")
Weight: 60 kg (132.3 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Hobbies: Baseball, Basketball
Twitter: @Blockbhyo

Fun Facts:
- He is VERY confident about his looks.
- His favorite singer is Wheesung
- He has a tattoo on his arm.
- He recommended Joon to MBLAQ.
- He recommended BEAST/B2ST's JunHyung to Cube Entertainment.
- He often wears a Pickachu costume.
- He really likes A Pink.
- He is a former trainee of J.Tune Entertainment, Cube Entertainment, and LOEN Entertainment
-He is friends with Lee Joon, IU, CN Blue's Yonghwa, and Rainbow
- He was an internet ulzzang

Boyfriend the First Mini Concert in Malaysia 'Bewitch' 2015

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 08:10 PM PST


On May 2011, Boyfriend first came up as lovely cute boys with their debut single "Boyfriend".

Boyfriend (Korean: 보이프렌드) is a six-member South Korean boy group under Starship Entertainment consisting of Kim DongHyun, Shim Hyunseong, Lee JeongMin, Cho Youngmin, Cho KwangMin, and Noh MinWoo. Their official fanclub name is "Best Friend".

Boyfriend has won multiple awards such as Best New Artist in the SBS MTV Best of the Best, Best Newcomer Award in the 21st Seoul Music Awards and Best 3 New Artists (Asia) in the 27th Japan Gold Disc Awards.

Now, all 6 members have become so manly and powerful like home fatale with their recent comeback, "Witch". The track placed 1st on SBS MTV's 'The Show Season 4'.

Boyfriend maximized expectation of their first mini concert in Malaysia by going through lots of concerts successfully over the world such as Japan, Taiwan, China, Thailand, the United States, Puerto Rico, and other countries as well. After four years, they are finally able to meet their fans in Malaysia for Boyfriend the First Mini Concert in Malaysia "Bewitch" 2015, upon fans' love call.

Boyfriend the First Mini Concert in Malaysia "Bewitch" 2015 is proudly present by New Pro Star. We bring hallyu wave to the shore of Malaysia since 2012 with a star-studded line up of the idols from South Korea such as Running Man Sparta Kim Jong Kook, MIK, AlphaBAT, The Boss (DGNA) and EvoL.

This mini concert will attract so many fans with variety aspects of their charm like from cute boys to wild wolves. It will be held at HGH Convention Centre. The first outstanding stage for fans who have always been along for 4 years. On January 24th, 2015, it will be unveiled.

Limited SSVIP tickets entitle best seats in the house, Group Photo pass (10 people in a photo), imported album, Celebration Party pass, priority lane for Autograph Session, 10% discount on official merchandise and also limited edition poster. Check out New Pro Star Facebook or contact us through our hotline for more details.

VVIP, VIP, BF1, BF Circle & BF2 tickets will be on sale on 20th December 2014 via Ticket Charge website .

1st 1000 ticket purchase on the first day of ticket launce will enjoy 10% discounts on all tickets except SVVIP.

SVVIP – RM638, VVIP – RM438, VIP – RM338, BF1 – RM238, BF Circle – RM168, BF2 – RM138
* Price of the tickets of all categories are subject to RM3 processing fee.

New Pro Star Hotline: +60122066027 / +60122066302 / +60390580779 / www.facebook.com/newprostar.my

CNBLUE's Yonghwa releases digital single 'Star, You' as a special song for fans

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 08:00 PM PST


Yonghwa shows his thankful towards the fans by giving them self-composed song.

The song is title 'Star, You' and was first performed by Yonghwa at '2014 SBS Gayo Daejun'. Today the song has been released officially as a special digital single. In particular, FNC Entertainment said that all the profits from the single will be donated to charity.

Check out this lovely song below


Hello Venus Single Album

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 07:40 PM PST


This review is sponsored by Yesasia.com


Hello Venus made a highly anticipated return with new members Yeoreum and Seoyoung.

The girls surprised fans with their more mature image promoting title track Sticky Sticky, the girls worked with Brave Brothers for their return and received much love with their comeback.

Check out some photos of their album below:










You can purchase the album here

Kan Mi Youn confirmed to star in 'Kill Me Heal Me'

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 07:32 PM PST


Kan Mi Youn to make her acting debut in upcoming MBC's drama 'Kill Me Heal Me'.

On December 23rd, a rep from Kan Mi Youn's side revealed that she has been confirmed to star in 'Kill Me Heal Me'. She will take the role of a mysterious beauty and will make a special appearance in the drama.

'Kill Me Heal Me' tells the love story between a 3rd generation tycoon who suffers from multiple personalities disorber and a psychiatrist. Is will be on aired in January.

APink Mini Album Vol. 5 - Pink LUV

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 07:26 PM PST

This review is sponsored by Yesasia.com


APink became one of the hottest female groups in 2014 with their streak win on music shows.

The girls display a different image through new mini album Pink Luv. Title song 'Luv' describes sad memory between couple and garners much attention with its addictive lyrics.

Check out some photos of the album below:











You can purchase the album here

Yoo Seung Ho to become the new model for 'Sumi Chips'

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 07:04 PM PST


Yoo Seung Ho has been chosen as the new global model for 'Sumi Chips'.

A rep from 'Sumi Chips' stated,"Yoo Seung Ho will be advertising the new product 'Sumi Chips Honey Mustard'. This time we're targeting at the female consumers from 10-20 and as Yoo Seung Ho is crown as the 'national little brother' who is loved by many female, he's the most suitable to become our model".

Previous celebrities who have endorsed for the brand include Suzy, Shim Eun Kyung and Nam Bo Ra.

Yoo Seung Ho's new CF will be on air in January.

Epik High's Mithra Jin and actress Kwon Da Hyun revealed to be dating each other

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 06:40 PM PST


Epik High's Mithra Jin and actress Kwon Da Hyun officially go public with their relationship.

On December 22nd, both Mithra Jin and Kwon Da Hyun attended the VIP premiere of movie 'How To Steal A Dog'. In particular, the two appeared hand-in-hand and even posed together during the photo wall, surprised many reporters at the scene as no one knew about their relationship beforehand.

Regarding this, Mithra Jin's rep said,"It's true that they are currently dating each other. The two of them met through mutual acquaintances and have been in a relationship for over a year. Since it's their private matter so it's hard to get more details. Please look over them fondly".

Congratulation to a newborn couple!



Hara's On & Off reveals 3rd teaser

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 06:27 PM PST


Goo Hara's variety show On and Off reveals its 3rd teaser.

Hara is seen hanging out with best friend Ga In in the video below, check out the teaser here:

EXID sing 'Every Night' & 'Up & Down' on Kiss The Radio

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 05:26 PM PST


EXID showcase their amazing live singing ability on Kiss The Radio, check out their performances below:



SISTAR's Soyou & Dasom sing 'All I Want For Christmas Is You'

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 04:48 PM PST


SISTAR's Soyou and Dasom guest on Escape Danger, the girls sing 'All I Want For Christmas Is You', enjoy their performance below:

APink's Bomi & Naeun pose for 10asia Magazine

Posted: 22 Dec 2014 04:43 PM PST



APink's Bomi and Naeun are prettier than flowers in the January issue of 10asia magazine, check out the photos here: