Tuesday, February 10, 2015

"Shannon to comeback with a new mini album on March 5th" plus 22 more

"Shannon to comeback with a new mini album on March 5th" plus 22 more

Shannon to comeback with a new mini album on March 5th

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 04:30 AM PST

Shannon will make her comeback after 4 months with a new mini album.

MBK Entertainment announced on February 10th,"Shannon will release her 1st official mini album on March 5th".

The album consist of 7 tracks and is said to follow a refreshing concept. The title track 'Why Why' is a hip hop dance song with rthymic melody and exciting hip hop beat that everyone can sing along. The song is composed by Black Eyed Pil Seung who created Sistar's 'Touch My Body', Teen Top's 'Missing' and Hyorin x Jooyoung's 'Erase'.

Shannon made her debut wit 'Daybreak Rain' last November.

T-ara N4's Dani to join MBK Entertainment's new survival show for upcoming girl group

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 04:00 AM PST

MBK Entertainment will launch a survival show to choose the members for its upcoming girl group.

According to Star News, T-ara N4's Dani has been confirmed to join the new survival program in order to choose the members for the upcoming girl group that will debut under MBK Entertainment and has been called as 'T-ara's sister group'.

Dani will join as the 5th member along with other trainees including Heehyun, Eunjin, Jung Chae Yeon and Seulgi. It was said that one of the trainees named Minhyun dropped out due to personal reasons.

Dani also tried out acting before as she starred in KBS's 'School 2013' and SBS's 'My Lovely Girl'.

This survival show is expected to broadcast in March.

GnG Production denies the discord between Dohee and Tiny-G

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 03:30 AM PST

Ealier today on February 10th, Ilgan Sports released an exclusive report stating that Tiny-G's Dohee had
been refusing to participate in her group' activities and she only wanted to pursue her acting career from now on. However, GnG Production came out denying the claims and said there was no discord between the member and the group is just on a hiatus.

A rep from GnG Production told Osen on February 10th,"It's true that the group' activities have been halted temporally but the group is not officially disbanded","The Thai members Mint and J.Min are currently working in Thailand while Dohee plans to focus on acting for the time being".

The rep continued,"It's true that it's difficult to maintain the team because there was no significant progress during their domestic promotions. We have stopped their activities in Korea but the two members wanted to promote in Thailand so they will continue being active","Dohee could not join them due to her drama and movie schedules in Korea and for the time being, the two members will be active in Thailand while Dohee will focus on her career in Korea".

"We were taken aback by the article while the girls are currently working hard. It hasn't been decided when Tiny-G will resume their activities in Korea, but it's more correct to say they are temporally suspended for now rather than disbanded".

2NE1's CL revealed to be in the final stages of her U.S debut preparations

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 03:00 AM PST

2NE1's CL has been revealed to return to Korea after staying in the states for the preparations of her upcoming U.S solo for 1 month.

YG Entertainment told Star News on February 10th,"CL, who has working for her solo debut in the U.S since January 13th, has returned to Korea yesterday".

A rep continued,"CL, who visited the United States for the second, started a music camp in L.A under the support of Scooter Braun for the past month with local talented musicians for her solo debut work","The preparations were practically wrapped up in the United States".

The rep also added,"CL now stays in Korea and is making plans relating to her U.S solo debut and MV shooting as well as putting the final touches on the album","She is in the final stages of her U.S solo album preparations".

Shinhwa in talks to make appearance on 'Healing Camp'

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 02:30 AM PST

Shinhwa is considering to make their variety comeback with SBS's 'Healing Camp'.

A rep from ShinCom Entertainment said on February 10th,"It's true that Shinhwa received the offer to appear on SBS's 'Healing Camp'. However, we are still dicussing about it as the details are being coordinated".

As Shinhwa will make a group comeback after 1 year and 9 months, they have received countless love calls to guest in various entertainment programs.

Meanwhile, Shinhwa will release their 12th regular album 'WE' on February 26th.

AOA's Seolhyun considered to star as the female lead in 'Orange Marmalade'

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 02:00 AM PST

AOA's Seolhyun is likely to have her first lead role in KBS's upcoming drama 'Orange Marmalade'.

According to FNC Entertainment, Seolhyun indeed received the casting offer for 'Orange Marmalade' but her appearance hasn't been decided as she is currently reviewing the role.

If she accepts the role, it will mark her acting comeback in a drama after 1 year and 7 months since SBS's 'Ugly Alert' in November, 2013. Her latest work was movie 'Gangnam 1907' starring alongside Lee Min Ho and Kim Rae Won.

As it was previously revealed, Yeo Jin Goo and CNBLUE's Jonghyun are also considering to star in the drama.

'Orange Marmalde' based a webtoon of same name, is a romantic fantasy drama which tells the story of a female transfer student named Baek Ma Ri who hides her real identity as a vampire. The drama is scheduled to follow 'Spy' and broadcast in April.

Eric Nam to feature in Amber's solo mini album 'Beautiful'

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 01:30 AM PST

Following Girls' Generation's Taeyeon, Eric Nam becomes the second artist to feature in f(x)'s Amber solo mini album.

Having known as close friends in the music industry, Eric Nam shows his support by featuring in one of the songs from Amber's solo album 'Beautiful'. Many fans are looking forward to their duet together.

Amber's 1st solo mini album 'Beautiful' will be released online and offline seperately on February 13th and 16th. Meanwhile, you can catch her on MBC's 'Real Men' female sodiler special every Sunday.

Shinhwa to comeback with 12th album 'WE' on February 26th + teaser video for 'WE' concert

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 01:00 AM PST

Shinhwa will make their grand return with 12th album 'WE' on February 26th!

ShinCom Entertainment announced on February 10th,"After 1 year and 9 months, Shinhwa will release their 12th regular album 'WE' through various online music sites on the 26th".

In particular, follow the official release, there will be a Limited Special Edition with 40,000 copies to come out on March 3rd, while the Thanks Edition will be released on March 5th.

To commemorate their 17th anniversary, Shinhwa will hold a two-day concert titled 'WE' on March 21st and 22th at Seoul Olympic Park Stadium. The ticket sale will be opened via Interpark on the 11th at 8PM KST.

Check out the teaser video for 'WE' concert below

Taecyeon reveals 2PM is working on the comeback album and tour

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 12:30 AM PST

2PM's Taecyeon unveils his stylish image through the latest photoshoot for KWAVE magazine, as well as the group's comeback plan and tour for 2015.

Taecyeon said during his interview with the magazine,"I plan to focus on 2PM activities for the first half of this year. We are currently preparing for the new album and tour. Also just like last year, I'm thinking of acting in a new production in the second half of this year. Although it's still undecided but I hope I can meet a good production."

He also commented on his appearance on tvN's 'Three Meals a Day',"I think it was fun. Although it was hard because of the physical labor and working in an unfamiliar enviroment, but I was conforted after watching it on broadcast".

Check out the photos below

YG says Big Bang's new album might come out earlier than planned

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 12:00 AM PST

Big Bang's comeback is getting near!

A rep from YG Entertainment told Star News on February 10th,"Big Bang already took the grasp of the new album as the members have been going to the company building to work on the new album since the beginning of February".

They continued,"Despite being busy with their individual overseas schedules, they are all putting so much work on the preparations of the new album. Because there are already some works done during their spare time, so the chance of the new album being released earlier than planned is gradually increasing".

According to the rep, the album is scheduled to come out as early as before this summer,"Big Bang's new album is our top priority right now, because wel know how long the fans have been waiting for their new album","The final result is high-quality and it's coming out well".

Are you excited for Big Bang's comeback?

Happy birthday to Ji Suk Jin

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 11:30 PM PST

Real name: Ji Suk Jin (지석진)
Nicknames : Big Nose Hyung, Easy Brother, Jae Suk Sunflower, Race Starter
Date of Birth : 10 February 1966 (Seoul, South Korea)
Status : Married
Spouse Name : Yoo Su Jeong
Child : 1 son – Ji Hyun Woo
Education : Ajou University
Degree : Bachelor degree in business administration
Occupation : singer, MC, Comedian
Twitter : @ilovegamdong

- He debuted as a singer, releasing his first single "I Know".
- He gained popularity as a main MC through the show called Star Golden Bell, (2004 - 2010).

'Let's Eat 2' releases photos from the first script reading

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 11:22 PM PST

tvN's 'Let's Eat 2' has released some of the photos from the first script reading.

The script reading session was taken place last month at CJ E&M Center in Sangam-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul with the attendance of director Park Joon Hwa, screenwriter Im Soo Mi and the main cast including B2ST's Doojoon, Seo Hyun Jin, Kwon Yool, Kim Hee Won, Hwang Suk Jung, Jo Eun Ji, Lee Joo Seung, Hwang Seung Un and more.

'Let's Eat 2' will focus on the new story of Goo Dae Young(B2ST's Doojoon) and his new neighbors when he moves to the city of Sejong. The drama is expected to go on air this April.

Happy birthday to Apink's Naeun

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 10:30 PM PST

Stage name: Naeun
Full Name: Son Na Eun
Birthday: February 10, 1994
Label: Cube entertainment
Group: Apink
Position: Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Visual
Height: 168 cm
Weight: 47 kg
Blood Type: O
Languages: Korean, Chinese

- She is known for her beautiful face
- She is friends with After School's Lizzy.
- She appeared in BEAST's MV "Beautiful". "I Like You The Best". "Breath".
- She loves sweet potato and tomatoes
- She sang the Wonder Girls' "Sorry Heart" for her audition.
- She was paired with Shinee's Taemin for MBC's 'We got married'

Happy birthday to Girls' Generation's Sooyoung

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 10:00 PM PST

Stage name: Sooyoung
Full Name: Choi Soo Young
Birthday: February 10, 1990
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Label: SM entertainment
Group: SNSD/ Girls Generation
Position: Sub-Vocals, Lead Dancer
Height: 170 cm
Weight: 45 kg
Blood Type: O
Religion: Christian
Education: ChungAng University
Languages: Korean, Japanese, English
Trainee Time: 6 Years and 3 Months

- She debuted at the age of 12 in the Japanese group "Route O".
- She is known for her apatite and love for food.
- She is a funny person but also delicate
- The meaning of her name ,Choi Soo Young, is a Luxury Flower petals.
- She is known as Girls' Generation/SNSD's spokesperson. 
- She is very close to Super Junior's Siwon
- She wrote the lyrics of the song "How Great Is Your Love" on the 3rd album "The Boys".
- She loves ballads.
- She has an older sister
- She acts in drama "Spring days", "Dating agency: Cyrano"
- She is dating actor Jung Kyung Ho

Stellar release dance practice video for 'Guilty'

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 08:00 PM PST

Girl group Stellar belatedly release the practice video for their track 'Guilty' off their first EP  'Marionette'.

It's better late than never so enjoy their performance below:

AOA release short dance PV for 'Like A Cat'

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 07:30 PM PST

AOA are releasing their 2nd Japanese single in Japan which is their hit song 'Like A Cat'.

Prior to the release on February 25, the girls preview a short dance version PV for awaiting fans.
Seems like this version is even hotter and sexier. Check it out:

Amber ignites excitement in a comic MV teaser for 'Shake That Brass'

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 07:15 PM PST

Amber is already promising a fun and dorky MV in her 1st teaser.

In a busy setting, it seems like a normal occasion of errands until everybody but Amber dances when the music starts. Funny enough, Amber is left dancing alone looking at lost towards the end.

Amber will release the 2nd and 3rd part of this MV teaser consecutively starting today. Check out the 1st dorky teaser below:

After School release heartfelt PV for 'Shine'

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 07:00 PM PST

After School release a very beautiful and heartwarming PV for 'Shine' which is included in their 1st Japan Best Album.

The beautiful melody and lyrics go well with members' lovely voices in a very scenic cinematography of the PV. This is also Jooyeon last MV after graduating from the group.

Their 1st Japan Best Album including this PV will be released on March 18.

ZE:A's Siwan to hold solo Asian Fanmeeting Tour

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 06:30 PM PST

ZE:A's Siwan is holding his solo Asian Fanmeeting Tour to meet his fans.

Star Empire announces on 10th that Siwan is commencing his Asian Fanmeeting Tour in Tokyo, Japan on March 7.

In addition to that, another tour is going to take placein Shanghai on March 15, followed by another one in Seoul on 21, to meet his domestic fans. The Asian Fanmeeting Tour continues in Hong Kong on 28 and in Guangzhou on April 18. Finally on May 2, he is going to wrap up his tour with a fanmeeting in Taiwan.

This is Siwan's first solo Asian Tour so fans could anticipate a lot from the idol turned actor. He plans to give fans memorable moments at the fanmeeting to repay for their love and support.

Do you want to meet Siwan?

Two X's attended Hong Kong event opening ceremony

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 06:21 PM PST

Girls group "Two X", from the same agency as MBLAQ, attended "My Sweet Piano My Sweet New Year @Mikiki" opening ceremony on 8th February 2015 at Mikiki mall, Hong Kong. Two X and Wang ZongyaoHong Kong actor, were invited by SMILES Production to attend the event.
In addition, the venue, Mikiki in Hong Kong, was also fully decorated with eye catching props to accommodate the up coming festive season. 

As Lunar New Year and Valentine's Day are around the corner, Two X brought more joy to their fans by performing various songs as well as participating in games with their lucky fans too.

VIXX release tracklist for 'Boys' Record'

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 06:00 PM PST

VIXX drop the tracklit for their special single album 'Boys' Record' which will be released on 24th.

The single album includes three songs including 'In The Cold Night' and 'Memory'  that are composed and written by members Leo and Ravi. In addition to that, they are yet to reveal their title track but left fans with a hint '1995'.

Fans are now searching hit songs from 1995 which could possibly be their new promoted song.
Any guess?

Secret's Sunhwa poses for St.Scott London

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 04:42 PM PST

Secret's Sunhwa poses for St.Scott London, check out her photos below:

4Minute dance to 'Crazy' on various variety shows

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 04:29 PM PST

4Minute perform their latest hit song Crazy on shows including Hello and Escape Danger, check out their performances below: