Thursday, February 5, 2015

"Niel releases more concept photos for 'oNIELy'" plus 22 more

"Niel releases more concept photos for 'oNIELy'" plus 22 more


Niel releases more concept photos for 'oNIELy'

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 07:00 AM PST



Teen Top Niel unveils more concept photos for his nearing solo debut through Naver Music.

Niel, inspired by his idol Michael Jackson in his concept photos, displays upgraded charisma and sexy aura while wearing smokey eye make up and semi-formal outfit.

Based from the schedules released so far, Niel will release a highlight medley of 'oNIELy' on February 13 while the album drops on 16th.


NOM dance with 'Little Psy' in dance practice video for 'Kidding Me'

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 06:15 AM PST



NOM share the dance practice video they've prepared for their comeback on January 20.

In addition to that, 'Little PSY' also appeared and danced with them. The boys were impressive so as 'Little PSY'.

Watch their powerful and cute dance practice video below:


Yonghwa releases 'One Fine Day' PV short version

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 05:45 AM PST



Yonghwa has already announced that he's going to release a Japanese version of his solo debut album 'One Fine Day'.

In a short PV released of the Japanese version, new scenes from the original music video are included so fans can more emotional singing and eyecandy of Yonghwa.

Check out how 'One Fine Day' sounds good in Japanese. Meanwhile, it will be released on March 4 in Japan.


1Punch release practice video for 'Turn Me Back'

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 05:15 AM PST



The youngest duo right now is showing you their raw dance performance through their practice video.

1 and Punch display some fun and carefree dance steps that are easy to follow. If you love old school hip hop, you're going to enjoy this for sure.

Check it out below:


SHINee to release new Japanese single 'Your Number'

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 04:30 AM PST




SHINee are treating their Japanese fans first by releasing a new Japanese single 'Your Number' on March 11.

This is their 1st Japanese single this year. In addition, the jacket photos for the two editions of the single album are also unveiled showing the boys with upgraded charisma.

'Your Number' Japanese single album will be released in Limited Edition (CD+DVD) and the Regular Edition on March 11.



Davichi kiss their 2nd win from M!Countdown

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 04:00 AM PST



Davichi is hailed the top singer and song this week on M!Countdown.

The female duo wins over INFINITE H for no.1 this week and takes home their trophy with their song 'Cry Again' making it their 2nd win since comeback.

Congratulations to this talented pair!


Tablo reveals Epik High's 'Fly' was meant as a debut song for Park Shin Hye

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 02:01 AM PST


Tablo reveals an untold story behind their song 'Fly'.

On February 4th, SALTNPAPER guested on MBC FM4U 'Tablo's Dreaming Radio' where they had a phone call to Park Shin Hye.  The actress said,"I saw SALTNPAPER's performance for the first time at Lee Seung Hwan's concert. I like his music and enjoy listening to it so I'm happy that I was able to feature in his new song. I worried that people would comment that I can't sing".

When Tablo asked Park Shin Hye if she would release an album in the future, she responsed,"Are you going to write me a song?", which made he said,"'Fly' from Epik High's debut album was originally made for Park Shin Hye as her debut song upon Lee Seung Hwan's request. But after we made it, it was so good that we ended up including it in our album".

Meanwhile SALTNPAPER released new single 'Perfect' featuring Park Shin Hye on February 4th. The song was written by Tablo.

Park Myung Soo and Lizzy to release duet single 'Goodbye PMS' on February 11th

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 12:59 AM PST


The jacket image for Park Myung Soo and After School's Lizzy' duet single has been revealed today!

The image gives of a humorous atmosphere as Park Myung Soo dressed up as a red devil with 'PMS' on his chest while Lizzy was seen at the back stretching out her arm and hand as in pushing 'PMS' away.

'Goodbye PMS' composed by Duble Sidekick, is said to be an upbeat dance track that emphasizes on Park Myung Soo's unique rapping and Lizzy's distinctive satoori. The lyrics will tell the story girl when she has to deal with the red devil that causes all the worry and stress in her life.

Don't miss the release of 'Goodbye PMS' on February 11th.

Miss A revealed to be working on their comeback album + JYP denies April comeback rumour

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 12:22 AM PST


Miss A is gearing up for their upcoming comeback in the first half of this year.

According to the officials in the music industry on February 5th, Miss A has been confirmed for April comeback and is currently diligently working on their new song and choreography.

Regarding the news, JYP came out and said,"Miss A has been preparing for their comeback in the first half of this year since last year. The exact date hasn't been confirmed yet. As they're still at the state of choosing the concept and the title track, so it's hard to say whether the comeback will be in March or May".

Miss A's lastest release was 2nd album 'Hush' in November, 2013.

4Minute releases individual teaser photos for 'Crazy'

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 11:50 PM PST


Following 'Tickle Tickle Tickle' teaser video earlier today on February 5th, 4Minute keeps the fans excited towards their comeback by releasing individual teaser photos.

The photos were revealed through Cube Entertainment's official SNS which shows the members dressing in trendy street wear, showing off their vibrant charm.

4Minute will kick off their new promotion with 6th mini album 'Crazy' on February 9th. Until then, check out the teaser photos below.






Super Junior's Siwon to join Jackie Chan on 'Dragon Blade' tour

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 11:30 PM PST


Choi Siwon, a member of Super Junior, is going on a worldwide tour to promote a Korea-China joint project "Dragon Blade" with Jackie Chan, John Cusack and Adrien Brody.  

Siwon will start his film promo in Asia from February 6 to 14 through press conference, interviews,...

"Dragon Blade" is a legendary blockbuster directed by the highly-acclaimed director, Daniel Lee with a budget of US$65 million, a record-breaking figure for a Chinese film. The movie set in China's Han Dynasty, commander Huo An (played by Jackie Chan) becomes a slave after he is labeled as a tyrant. He then regains his fame by joining hands with a prince from Rome.

Choi Siwon has gained experience in acting through many projects inside and outside Korea. 

"Dragon Blade" is set to premiere on March 12 in Korea.

Jenny@dkpopnews

B1A4's Jinyoung opens Instagram

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 11:10 PM PST


B1A4's leader Jinyoung finally joins the world of Instagram.

He updated Instagram with his first selca on February 5th along with a messege,"Everyone, it's the day before meeting Ray Kim~~! Watch Perseverance Goo Hae Ra every Friday at 11:20PM~!! #PerseveranceGooHaeRa #jinyoung #789 #b1a4".

Go follow his account below!

f(x)'s Amber to make solo debut with 1st mini album 'Beautiful' featuring Girls' Generation's Taeyeon

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 11:03 PM PST


f(x)'s Amber will release her 1st mini album on February 16th.

On February 5th, following the mysterious picture of a fortune cookie, SM Entertainment unveiled two teaser photos of f(x)'s Amber and announced that the idol will make her solo debut with 1st mini album 'Beautiful'.

Amber was said to have participated in the songs composing and lyrics writing of all the 5 tracks of various genres in the album. In particular, it was revealed that Girls' Generation's Taeyeon will be featured in the title track of the album, raising everyone's anticipation even higher for Amber's solo debut.

Until the release day of the album, you can catch Amber on MBC's 'Real Men' female soldier special every Sunday at 6PM KST.


Ji Chang Wook boosts his popularity in China

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 10:30 PM PST


Actor Ji Chang Wook, who is starring in KBS drama 'Healer', proves his skyrocketing popularity in China.

In a poll that was held recently for Chinese only, Ji Chang Wook was voted as the most popular Korean actor in China. He was ranked #10 and his name also appeared in almost keywords charts.

It seems that 'Healer''s popularity gave a huge influence in the poll. It was broadcasted through 'sohu.com' in China, and was seen and loved by a lot of viewers. 

A representative of Ji Chang Wook's management agency said, "Ji Chang Wook's popularity is rising fast in China these days, and he is receiving a lot of cast offers. Please keep your loyal supports for Ji Chang Wook."

Meanwhile, Ji Chang Wook has opened his official Weibo account to communicate with his Chinese fans easier.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Happy birthday to Wheesung

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 10:00 PM PST


Stage name: Wheesung (휘성)
Birth name: Choi Hwee Sung (최휘성)
Label: YMC Entertainment
Birthday: February 5, 1982
Height: 172cm
Weight: 65kg
Family: Mother, Father, & Younger Brother (Hyuk-Sung)
Blood type: O
IQ: 135
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Horoscope: Aquarius
Hobbies: Reading comic books, sings anywhere he goes, watching cartoons

Sunny Hill release the recording sketch of 'Child in Time'

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 08:00 PM PST



Sunny Hill take us to the recording day of their latest song 'Child in Time'.

THe girls together with their composers KZ and Taebong worked together to provide a perfect melody and harmony to the song. While recording, the girls seemed to be having fun and lively at the same time.

Watch it below:


Park Shin Hye flaunts her sexy S-line in Thailand

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 07:30 PM PST



Actress Park Shin Hye wows with her tiny body in her bare back dress exposing her S-line.

The photo is uploaded by Ceci Korea through their Instagram account revealing that Park Shin Hye is their cover girl for March's issue. The beautiful actress is wearing an unconventional backless pink dress. It is also revealed that her pictorial is filmed in Thailand.

Another photo of Shin Hye with a scenic beach in the background is also shared. Are you looking forward to her pictorial?


Teen Top to hold first USA fanmeet in LA

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 07:00 PM PST



Teen Top fans 'Team Angel' are bringing the boys in Los Angeles for their 1st USA fanmeet.

"TEEN TOP My Dear Angels in LA" is happening on April 11, 2015 at The Orpheum Theater in LA. American Angels are going to have memorable moments and interactions with the boys for sure. The fanmeet includes games, Q&A session, special stage performances and more.

Fans who will avail VVIP and VIP tickets can even get to attend the fansign and high touch event. You could check out http://www.teentopinla.com/ for more information.

GFRIEND release dance practice video for 'Glass Bead'

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 06:30 PM PST



The lovely girls of rookie group GFRIEND release the dance practice video of their debut song 'Glass Bead'.

The youthful energy and lively expressions of the girls are very impressive. Watch the girls dancing enthusiastically below:


MYNAME release teaser for 'Too Very So Much'

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 06:00 PM PST



Boy group MYNAME are returning soon and they have released the image teaser for their 2nd mini album comeback.

The boys are looking stylish and funky complete with bling blings and various accessories. Their upcoming album will include a total of five tracks including their title song 'Too Very So Much'.

It will be released on February 12.



4Minute reveal teaser video for Tickle Tickle Tickle

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 05:06 PM PST


4Minute reveal teaser video for Tickle Tickle Tickle, check out the video below as they show some strong dance moves.

Kris is a romantic guy in the BTS video of Mengniu Ice Cream

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 04:21 PM PST


Kris transforms into a romantic guy in the BTS video of Mengniu Ice Cream, check out the video below:

GFRIEND release practice video for 'Glass Bead'

Posted: 04 Feb 2015 04:03 PM PST


Rookie group GFRIEND reveal practice video for their debut song Glass Bead, check out the girls in action below: