Tuesday, February 17, 2015

"Lee Min Ho's agency joins hands with Shanghai Media Group + to debut new female duo" plus 20 more

"Lee Min Ho's agency joins hands with Shanghai Media Group + to debut new female duo" plus 20 more


Lee Min Ho's agency joins hands with Shanghai Media Group + to debut new female duo

Posted: 17 Feb 2015 03:14 AM PST


Lee Min Ho's agency, Starhaus Entertainment will join hands with Shanghai Media Group(SMG) for the debut of new female duo Smile Girls.

A rep from Starhaus Entertainment told the press on February 17th,"Both companies are looking forward to their development by planning on their close business friendship. Smile Girls is their first project together".

Smile Girls is a duo consists of Korean rookie actress/singer Yoo Hye In and Zheng Qiu Hong, who was one of the 4 finalists on 'Chinese Idol' season 2. They will have their debut stage on Dragon TV's New Year's Gala 'Chunwan' and perform the song '1001 Wishes'.


EXID's agency denies malicious rumours regarding Hani

Posted: 17 Feb 2015 02:53 AM PST


EXID's Hani has been the talk of the town recently as her name was brought up in a rumour mill regarding sexual affair with a middle-aged married actor. However, Yedang Entertainment has come out and denied all the claims.

An agency rep told the press on February 17th,"At first we didn't take it seriously since those are just absurd rumours but we have learned that many people have known about it. We want to state once more that the rumours regarding Hani are totally groundless and we will respond with strong action to those who spread this gossip".

The original rumour mill revealed that a female idol group member, who has just recently gained fame, has been involved in a sexual affair with a married man who is a top middle-aged actor. Due to EXID's rise in popularity thanks to 'Up & Down' which gained them many wins on music shows, Hani was mentioned as a potential name to the rumour.

SS501's Kim Kyu Jong to comeback with a new solo album in April

Posted: 17 Feb 2015 02:10 AM PST


Kim Kyu Jong will make his return as a singer this April!

Kim Kyu Jong's agency announced on February 17th that he will make his comeback with a new solo album in April and it will be released simultaneously in both Korea and Japan.

Since this will be his comeback after 2 years and 9 months so many fans are really looking forward to it. His last 2nd mini album 'Meet Me Again' released in July 2012 was dedicated to his fans before his enlistment in the same year.

Kim Kyu Jong's agency said,"Kim Kyu Jong is focusing on the preparations for his new album. Since this year will be his 10th anniversary, he is planning various projects for the fans along with the release of the album".


FIESTAR reveals first teaser image for 1st mini album 'BLACK LABEL'

Posted: 17 Feb 2015 01:38 AM PST


FIESTAR has officially kicked off their March comeback with the first teaser image!

The image cut shows the five members dressing in black and revealing outfits, hinting that the group will once again follow the sexy route just like their previous comeback.

Their agency Collabodadi said,"They will show a totally 180 degrees different image through this album. Please look forward to it a lot".

Are you excited for FIESTAR's comeback?

Nicole to make her solo debut in Japan in April

Posted: 17 Feb 2015 01:02 AM PST


Nicole has been revealed to advance into the Japanese market as a soloist this April.

A rep from Nicole's agency revealed on February 17th,"It's true that Nicole is aiming to release a new Japanese album in April. She's still working on the songs so we haven't decided on the specific date".

Nicole previously made her domestic solo debut with a sexy concept last November .However, it seems she will go for a  totally different image for her Japanese debut,"We haven't decided on the concept yet, but she is planning to show a different look than she showed in Korea. Along with her Japanese activities, she's also preparing for a new album in Korea as well".

Stay tuned with us for more updates on Nicole's future activities.

Kim Yoo Jung is a cute and youthful girl for 'Mr.Pizza'

Posted: 17 Feb 2015 12:46 AM PST


Kim Yoo Jung is growing up well into a beautiful young lady.

On February 17th, SidusHQ released some of the photos of Kim Yoo Jung from a recent photoshoot for 'Mr.Pizza'. The actress is seen dressing in a white blouse and an A-line red skirt, emphasizing on her feminine figure and charm, while capturing people' hearts with her bright smile.

Meanwhile, Kim Yoo Jung recently got casted in movie 'Joy' and MBC drama 'Angry Mom'. She's also active as an MC on SBS's 'Inkigayo'.




Shinhwa and ZE:A to guest on 'Running Man'

Posted: 17 Feb 2015 12:29 AM PST


Shinhwa and ZE:A will be guesting together on SBS's 'Running Man'.

According to multiple broadcasters on February 17th, Shinhwa and ZE:A are currently filming for 'Running Man' somewhere in Seoul. Shinhwa will make their appearance as a whole group while there will be only 6 members of ZE:A including Hyungshik, Dongjun, Kwanghee, Moon Joon Young, Kim Tae Hun and Jung Hee Chul.

Together with 'Running Man' cast, the two groups will be devided into two teams and compete against each other. Many people are really looking forward to this episode.

Meanwhile, 'Running Man' broadcasts every Sunday at 6:10 PM KST.

Bae Yong Joon revealed to have broken up with his 14-year younger girlfriend

Posted: 17 Feb 2015 12:12 AM PST


It's been revealed that Bae Yong Joon have broken up with his girlfriend Goo So Hee after dating for 1 year.

KeyEast Entertainment told the press on February 17th,"We have confirmed with Bae Yong Joon and it's true that the two have broken up. We didn't ask for further reasons because it's his personal matter".

A rep from Goo So Hee's side later also confirmed the news about their break up.

Goo So Hee is the second daughter of the vice-president of LS Industrial Systems Co., Goo Ja Gyun. She was reported to be dating Bae Yong Joon by Japan's Nikkan Sports in December 2013 and they later went public with it. They were even rumoured to get married to each other around April and June last year, but the actor was quickly to deny them all.

Lovelyz releases individual teaser image for member Jung Ye In

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 11:51 PM PST


Following Yoo Ji Ae, Lovelyz's Jung Ye In is the next one to come out with her individual teaser image.

The concept of the second teaser image is like the first one, as Jung Ye In also dressed in a white shirt with her long wavy hair flowing down on both sides of her face while showing her shy smile for the camera.

Which member do you think will come out next?

JYJ's Junsu collaborates with Epik High's Tablo for his title track 'Flower'

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 11:44 PM PST


Following Dok2, Epik High's Tablo will be the next artist to feature in JYJ's Junsu's upcoming solo album.

C-Jes Entertainment revealed on February 17th,"'Flower' has been confirmed as the title track for Junsu's 3rd solo album, which will be released on March 3rd. The song that Tablo featured in, for which Junsu participated in the composing and lyrics writing, is an fantastic collaboration song".

The agency also released some of the photos of the two from the recording studio, raising the fans' excitement even more.

Tablo shared his thought,"I've always liked Junsu and it was good to be given a chance to work with him". Junsu also commented,"A good song was able to completed thanks to the rap that suits well with the title song. I'm big fan of Tablo's genius hip hop lyrics and I thought that he would be able to metaphorically express the lyrics of the song. I was thrilled when I received the rap lyrics. I'm very thankful".

Don't miss the release of 'Flower' on March 3rd.

5URPRISE to head to Thailand for their Asia fan meeting tour

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 11:30 PM PST


Rookie group 5URPRISE, also known as actor group, will head to Thailand as the next stop for their Asia tour.

The fan meeting titled '5URPRISE BEYOND & SEO KANG JUN FAN MEETING IN THAILAND' will start on February 20th. 5URPRISE members including Seo Kang Jun, Yoo Il, Gong Myung, Kang Tae Oh, Lee Tae Hwan will meet fans and local press through interviews, press conference, and fan meeting.

5URPRISE are expected to captivate local fans with their different charms. They will be performing many songs released in Korea, and one special Thai song.

Seo Kang Jun, whose popularity has skyrocketed after drama 'Cunning Single Lady' and a fixed member of TV show "Roommate", will have a special solo performance, increasing local fans' anticipation and excitement.

After wrapping up their solo concerts in Tokyo last December and upcoming concert in Bangkok, they are willing to gain more fans in China, Hong Kong, and Vietnam as next destinations.

Jenny@dkpopnews

4Minute's 'Crazy' tops China's Yin Yue Tai music chart

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 10:30 PM PST


On February 16th, 4Minute's latest title track, 'CRAZY' debuted at #1 on China's Yin Yue Tai V Chart/ Weekly K-Pop Chart category.

4Minute's 'CRAZY' tops Yin Yue Tai's Realtime Chart from February 9th until 15th. The song also tops Yin Yue Tai's Weekly K-Pop Chart, proving 4Minute's popularity in China.

'Cold Rain', a pre-released track is also climbing highly on every online music charts of China, and it is expected to keep growing bigger later on.

Meanwhile, 4Minute's busy promoting their new track on various music programs.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Hyuna's new photos for Tony Moly

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 10:00 PM PST


Tony Moly, a famous Korean cosmetics brand, has revealed new promotional photos for spring featuring 4minute member Hyuna.

Tony Moly's new spring makeup products includes "Luminous Glowing BB SPF367," which corrects skin texture and tone to look natural, "Kiss Lover Style Lipstick" gives you lovely pink lips and "Perfect Eyes Gel-fit Waterproof Liner" for clear eyelines.

In the photos, Hyuna is seen wearing make-up focused on pink and red colors, impressing customers with her lovely and sweet look.

Jenny@dkpopnews

VIXX release individual concept images for 'Boys' Records'

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 08:00 PM PST



VIXX release the individual concept images for special single album  'Boys' Records'

Each members show their various boy-next-door appearances. The boys look very youthful and charming as ever in their casual attires.

See more below while we wait for the release of their special single album on 24.








BESTie's Uji releases MV for 'Love Letter' ft. The Channels

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 07:30 PM PST



Girl group BESTie's vocalist Uji collaborate with Duble Sidekick's Mikey for a sweet RnB duet track 'Love Letter' and the MV is released today.

The two talented musicians together convey a beautiful and exciting feeling of falling in love. The MV takes place in a recording studio showing Uji, Mikey, and others working hard on the song.

Watch below:


K-Much release MV for 'December 24' ft. Yoo Ara

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 07:07 PM PST



K-Much release the MV for their new song 'December 24' and former Hello Venus member Yoo Ara makes appearance.

The boys take on an emotional track which is a pre-release song for their upcoming album expected to be released in the first half of the year.



FIESTAR release teaser for 1st mini album 'Black Label'

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 06:50 PM PST



FIESTAR has announced their nearing comeback with 1st mini album 'Black Label' and released a group image teaser.

The girls are wearing black outfits in the photo and giving their sexy gazes. Meanwhile, their comeback is happening of March 4 so let's enjoy more teasers to follow.

Rainbow release MV teaser for 'Black Swan'

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 06:29 PM PST



Rainbow is about to give you a dark yet sexy concept for their nearing comeback as previewed in the MV teaser for their title track 'Black Swan'.

Each members are seen in all black outfits projecting various mysterious expressions along a dreary sound of a piano.

Meanwhile, their mini album 'Innocent' will be released on 23rd.



EXID release new version of 'Up & Down' MV

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 06:18 PM PST



EXID release a new version of their hit song 'Up&Down' MV to treat fans more sexiness and even humor.

The new MV is described as heart pounding version though it also endorses the LG U+ phones.
Watch below:



SONAMOO reveal Lunar New Year greeting video

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 02:56 PM PST


SONAMOO greet fans in hanbok for Lunar New Year, check out the clip below

Kris reveals Lunar New Year greeting

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 02:49 PM PST


Kris Wu Y Fan greets fans with a video message for Lunar New Year, check out the video below: