Wednesday, February 25, 2015

"AOA release full Japanese PV for 'Like A Cat'" plus 22 more

"AOA release full Japanese PV for 'Like A Cat'" plus 22 more


AOA release full Japanese PV for 'Like A Cat'

Posted: 25 Feb 2015 07:00 AM PST



AOA release their 2nd Japanese single 'Like A Cat' today along with its full PV.
Let's see how it's different with the Korean version.


G-Dragon expresses earnest gratitude towards SE7EN

Posted: 25 Feb 2015 06:38 AM PST



G-Dragon expresses his silent gratitude towards SE7EN through a group photo of Big Bang.

Following the news of SE7EN parting ways with YG by not renewing his contract, G-Dragon posts a polaroid picture of Big Bang with SE7EN through his instagram account to remind him of the great memories they've shared since he was 13 years old.

For Big Bang members, SE7EN is not only a sunbae they look up to but a mentor and brother who has helped them a lot in and out of the industry for a very long time.

Alleged ghost from Teen Top photos uncovered

Posted: 25 Feb 2015 06:15 AM PST



The alleged ghost appeared in the photos of Teen Top members during their support visit for Niel, which became a trending topic has finally uncovered.

During the latest episode of SBS's Midnight TV Entertainment, the truth behind the 'ghost by the window' has been uncovered. In response to the eerie reaction of netizens, they phoned a staff from the studio to confirm about the alleged ghost.

She laughed and revealed that the 'ghost' was a 'Perriot' prop used for Block B's 'Jackpot' MV. Niel was also asked about the photo and mischievously answered after taking a look, "This friend was in there? Ah Block B hyungs, please clean your set," and brought laughter.

Niel also apologized to the fans for the creepy reactions it created. Don't worry now!


Donghae and Eunhyuk to release new album new month

Posted: 25 Feb 2015 05:45 AM PST



Super Junior unit duo Donghae & Eunhyuk are reported to release a new album next month.

On 25th, SM Entertainment confirms that Donghae and Eunhyuk are making a comeback after launching solo debuts of SHINee's Jonghyun and f(x) Amber.

Donghae and Eunhyuk have finished recording and filming their new music video and are now preparing for broadcast activities. In addition to that, the duo is expected to announce their new album in the first week of March and is going to have comeback stage at KBS Music Bank on March 6.

Meanwhile, Super Junior are going to focus on their units and solo activities while members Shindong and Sungmin are going to enlist in the military in 24th and 31st next month.

Kim Hyun Joong's ex reveals no plan to marry him; will raise the baby by herself

Posted: 25 Feb 2015 04:57 AM PST



After the recent confirmation of her pregnancy with Kim Hyun Joong, Ms. Choi, the latter's ex-girlfriend reveals her future plans for her unborn baby and answers netizens' question about marriage.

In a thorough interview with Dispatch, Ms.Choi confessed that she knew who to blame as well, in relation to the people's remarks about her complex situation (filed a lawsuit because of assault-settlement-having a baby).She is quoted saying, "Who will understand me? I'm crazy, aren't I? I knew all about it."

She also confessed how she went through the process of understanding, forgiving and informing Kim Hyun Joong of her pregnancy. Regarding her future with he baby, Ms. Choi emphasized, "I'm responsible for the child. I will never ever marry (Kim) Hyun Joong."

In the following part of the interview, Ms.Choi presented the evidences to prove that she has kept in contact with Kim Hyun Joong in contrary to the claim of the actor that she was refusing to confirm about the pregnancy.

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Boyfriend release Jeongmin's and Hyunseong's teaser images for 4th mini album

Posted: 25 Feb 2015 04:20 AM PST



All individual teaser images of Boyfriend have been released following Jeongmin's and Hyunseong's.

The boys are taking their outfits to the next level with the addition of some props such as a nutcracker and a matching black and white checkered cane.

With all the six members' teaser images released, all we have to do is wait for further information about their 4th mini album comeback before its release on March 5.



KBS reveals the plan for 'School 2015' in the second half of this year

Posted: 25 Feb 2015 01:11 AM PST


It seems KBS will bring back the 'School' series with 'School 2015' following its success in 2013.

According to Park Sang Hoon director, 'School 2015' is still in the planning stage, nothing has been confirmed yet as of now.

The 'School' series began in 1999 and wen through a total 4 seasons until 2002. It helped boost various names to fame including Jo In Sung, Jang Hyuk, Ha Ji Won, Lee Dong Wook, Im Soo Jung, Bae Doo Na, Choi Kang Hee and more.

The series later made it return as 'School 2013' in December of 2013 and created a phenomenon male x male couple which are Kim Woo Bin and Lee Jong Suk.

Are you also anticipating for 'School 2015'?

Kim Gu Ra's son Kim Dong Hyun to debut as a hip hop artist under Brand New Music

Posted: 25 Feb 2015 12:31 AM PST


Kim Gu Ra's son Kim Dong Hyun has signed an exclusive contract with hip hop label Brand New Music and will make his debut soon.

Brand New Music announced on February 25th that they are planning to debut Kim Dong Hyun under stage name GREE in the first half of this year.

The agency said,"Kim Dong Hyun has been training diligently for the past 4 months, showing a rapid improvement. We noticed his potential as a hip hop artist so we decided to signed a contract with him. Please give him a lot of your interest and support while watching over his growth as an artist in the future".

Brand New Music is a house of many popular names in the hip hop scene such as Verbal Jint, San E, Phantom, Eluphant, Bumkey, As One.

Kim Woo Bin and Kang So Ra in talks to star in new drama by the Hong Sisters

Posted: 25 Feb 2015 12:11 AM PST


Kim Woo Bin, Kang So Ra and the Hong Sisters might be working in a new project together.

According to mulitple broadcasters on February 25th, Kim Woo Bin and Kang So Ra have been casted as the lead roles for Hong Sisters' upcoming drama 'Jejudo Gatsby'. However, both the agencies stated that the two' appearances have been confirmed and are still in the discussion stage.

'Jejudo Gatsby' will be a romance drama directed by Park Hong Gyun and written by the Hong Sisters, telling the story of a young man who leave the tough life in a city to go living in Jeju island. Previously the Hong Sisters planned to write a time slip drama but they completely chaged the background to Jeju island and started working on 'Jejudo Gatsby' since last month.

The Hong Sisters are famous for their works such as 'You're Beautiful', 'Master's Sun', 'Greatest Love'...

f(x)'s Amber to perform 'Shake That Brass' with Luna on this week' music shows

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 11:43 PM PST


f(x)'s Luna will join Amber for her 'Shake That Brass' stage on music shows this week.

The two will be performing together for all the music shows starting with MBC Music's 'Show! Champion' on February 25th, then proceed to Mnet's 'M! Countdown' on the 26th, KBS's 'Music Bank' on the 27th, MBC's 'Music Core' on the 28th and SBS's 'Inkigayo' on March 1st.

Luna previously featured in 'Shake That Brass' stage on 'Music Core' on February 21st, excited many fans with her appearance.

Remember to tune in all the music shows this week if you want to see both Amber and Luna!

Yeo Jin Goo confirmed for 'Orange Marmalade'

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 11:33 PM PST


Yeo Jin Goo will make his onscreen comeback as a male lead in KBS's upcoming drama 'Orange Marmalde'.

He will take the role Jung Jae Min, who is a 'mother's friend's son' with a smart brain and superior look that makes all women envy. With his gentle yet chic personality, he will sure cause shaken the hearts of women with his pure love for a vampire.

A rep from the drama said,"Yeo Jin Goo will draw all the male and female viewers to the drama with his romantic charm and ability to absorb in his character".

'Orange Marmalade' is based on a webtoon of the same name, is a fantasy romance drama about the world where vampires and humans co-exist. It is scheduled to be broadcast in May.

Ji Chang Wook plans to enlist in military next year

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 11:30 PM PST



Actor Ji Chang Wook, who has captured many fans through "Healer" shared his plan to enlist in recent interview.

He said, "'The days' will be my last musical before joining the Army next year. I feel sorry that I have to stop working but I will be more relaxed after I return".

Ji Chang Wook also said that he believed he could adapt to the military as he spent most of his youth in a boys' school and has been worked out a lot.

As for performing on musical stage, he said, "Being on musical stage is different from appearing in a drama. In front of the camera, you have a chance to do it again, but you don't on the stage. You cannot cut off the flow. This tension makes me feel happy and responsible".

Meanwhile, Ji Chang Wook is busy promoting "The days" musical.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Se7en and YG Entertainment revealed to not renew their contract together

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 11:10 PM PST


Se7en and YG Entertainment say farwell to each other as both sides decided to not renew their contract together.

According to various reports on February 25th, Se7en and YG Entertainment decided that they won't be renewing their contract. They have been discussing about the matter over the past months ever since Se7en's military discharge in December of 2014, and they agreed that not renewing the contract would be the best option to both sides.

An official said,"As Se7en is current without an agency, it seems YG is looking after him after his military discharge. Since they are not his agency anymore, they won't be able to do it openly, so it seems they are helping him from the back".

About Se7en's future activities, a rep stated,"He has been on vacations and getting a lot of rest. Because he has been through a lot recently, I think he needs to rest a little more. He still has no plans to find another agency".


[Breaking] 'Baby KARA's Sojin reported to have passed away from apparent suicide

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 10:36 PM PST


It was reported that DSP Media's trainee Sojin, who was a member of 'Baby KARA', has been found dead yesterday.

It was revealed that she was found lying unconsious on a flower bed in a garden of an apartment building in Daejeon, Daedeok-gu by a passerby at 2:07 PM KST on February 24th. She was immediately transfered to a nearby hospital but it couldn't save her life.

According to Daejeon Dongby Police Station, she might have jumped from the 10th floor of the apartment building to commit suicide. No suicide note has been found either.

Sojin spent 5 years under DSP Media as a trainee and she made it into the TOP 4 of 'Kara Project'. She was reportedly to have suffered from depression recently.

DSP Media also told 10asia that Sojin ended her contract with the agency one month ago.

We offer our deepest condolences to Sojin' family and all her loved ones. May she rest in peace.

Shinhwa members banned from getting married till 12th album

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 10:30 PM PST


On SBS's 'Healing Camp' broadcasted on February 23, Shinhwa appeared as guests and shared many interesting stories.

Shinhwa's Eric said, "I want to be the first member to get married. I think people will celebrate the most for the first one to get married. However, one of Shinhwa's plan this year is not to marry. As the songs in 12th album are so good, there was an offer not to marry."

Eric also joked, "Like nowadays, idols are banned from using cellphones or dating, we are banned from marrying. We cannot marry while working with 12th album however good people we meet", making everyone burst into laughter.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Happy birthday to Tasty's Soryong and Daeryong

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 10:00 PM PST


Tasty including twin brothers: Soryong and Daeryong. They're under Woollim Entertainment

Birth Name: Jung So Ryong
Stage Name: Soryong
Nickname: Lil D (of Dragon Twin)
Birthday: February 25, 1988
Height: 185 cm
Weight: 67 kg


Birth Name: Jung Dae Ryong 
Stage Name: Daeryong
Nickname: Big D (of Dragon Twin)
Birthday: February 25, 1988
Height: 184 cm
Weight: 67 kg

Yoo Se Yoon collaborates with Leeteuk for 'Voice'

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 08:00 PM PST



Yoo Se Yoon releases a new track for his 'Monthly Yoo Se Yoon' project and for the month of March, he collaborates with Super Junior Leeteuk.

The video shows Yoo Se Yoon and Leeteuk recording the song in the studio while being immersed to the song.



U-Kiss release PV for 'Action'

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 07:30 PM PST



U-Kiss are releasing their 4th Japanese album 'Action' on March 18 but the boys already treat fans with the PV of their title song.

The MV is very fun, colorful and light where members are just naturally having carefree time together. Check it out!


XIA gives chills in zombie-themed MV teaser for 'Flower'

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 07:00 PM PST



Kim Junsu is giving chills in the MV teaser for 'Flower'.

The short clip starts off with a bunch of seem-to-be zombies and showing Junsu in a very unconventional appearance.

Since the clip doesn't give much of the whole story, the fans are already anticipating for the release of album on March 3.


VIXX Hongbin to replace Girl's Day Hyeri as MC of 'The Show'

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 06:30 PM PST



VIXX member Hongbin has been appointed as the new MC for SBS MTV 'The Show'.

Hongbin is joining the current MCs T-ara's Jiyeon and Zhoumi as Girl's Day Hyeri leaves the MC spot because of schedule conflict for her drama filming.

Hongbin has shown variety of his talents outside his group such as drama, variety , and more and is now taking another challenge. Are you anticipating the addition of Hongbin? Meanwhile, VIXX has recently released their special single album 'Boys Record'.

Boyfriend release Donghyun & Minwoo's teasers for 4th mini album

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 06:00 PM PST



Following the twins' teasers, Boyfriend follow up Donghyun & Minwoo's teasers for 4th mini album.

The boys are looking extra dashing in their stylish outfits and hairstyles. Are you looking forward to this comeback?

Meanwhile, Boyfriend are returning with 4th mini album on March 5.



Rainbow's Woori shows her flexibility for Ceci magazine

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 05:25 PM PST


Rainbow's Woori who's currently busy with Rainbow's Black Swan comeback poses for the March issue of Ceci Magazine.

She demonstrates some difficult moves in her latest photoshoot, check out the photos here:


FIESTAR's Jei poses for HIM

Posted: 24 Feb 2015 05:15 PM PST


FIESTAR's Jei poses for the March issue of HIM Magazine.

She poses in military style outfits and showcase her feminine charm in her latest photoshoot, check out the photos here: