Saturday, April 11, 2015

"SONAMOO turns 100 " plus 24 more

"SONAMOO turns 100 " plus 24 more


SONAMOO turns 100

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 08:00 AM PDT


On April 10th, SONAMOO uploaded a video on YouTube announcing their 100th day in the KPop scene.

SONAMOO debuted 'Deja Vu' on December 29th, 2014 under TS Entertainment.

Watch below:


written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: TSENT2008

Shin Bora joins EXO?

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 07:32 AM PDT


Comedian and singer Shin Bora reveals some funny photos of herself!

She updated her Twitter with the photos posted here. She mentioned that her stylist must be a huge fan of EXO.

She is dressed in red outfit which is quite similar to EXO's fashion, she then edited herself into some photos which cause discussion among netizens, is she good enough to perform with EXO?



Upcoming OneVoices' MV teaser for debut song 'Flush'

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 07:30 AM PDT



On April 10th, debuting hip hop duo OneVoices dropped the music video teaser of their 1st track 'Flush.'

On the MV teaser, both members J.Han and E.Stun were featured. They are expected to be officially launched on April 16th.

Watch below:


written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: OneVoices 원보이시스(Official You Tube Channel)

MYNAME's MV for 'The Greatest Story Never Told'

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 07:00 AM PDT



On April 10th, MYNAME uploaded a music video of a song from their 3rd Japanese album I.M.G.~without you~.

The song is titled 'The Greatest Story Never Told,' which tells about a story of a mother and her daughter.

Watch below:



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: MYNAME 日本公式チャンネル

Epik High’s Tablo takes a photo with fellow 'Show Me The Money' producers

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 06:30 AM PDT

On April 8th, Epik High's Tablo shared the photo above on his Instagram showing him with his fellow producers on 'Show Me The Money.'

The photo is captioned with, "started from the bottom" creating speculations that 'Show Me The Money 4' might be on its process.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

2NE1’s Dara as lead female in new web drama 'We Broke Up'

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 06:00 AM PDT



2NE1's Dara will be leading in a web drama again.

On April 9th, a representative from CJ E&M revealed that Dara will be participating in a music-romance web drama and based on the Naver web comic of the same name 'We Broke Up,' which will serve as a collaborative project between CJ E&M Digital Studios and YG K Plus. 

Dara will play as a job applicant named Noh Woo Ri who still lives with her ex-boyfriend. She will be with WINNER's Kang Seungyoon (an indie singer, Dara's love opposite), Ji Won Young, Kang Seung Hyun and Jang Ki Young.

'We Broke Up' will tell a story of a former high school couple that continues to live together well. It is scheduled to air in early June.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: Chosun Star

CNBLUE’s Minhyuk, Lee Bon and Jang Dong Min as MCs of an upcoming variety show

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 05:30 AM PDT


  

CNBLUE's Minhyuk, Lee Bon, and Jang Dong Min will be working together as MCs of the upcoming JTBC's variety show 'Mom's Watching' (working title).

'Mom's Watching' aims to bridge the gap between the parents (particularly mothers) and their children, and build understanding between them. The show will let mothers see a day of their sons and daughters recorded. Its 1st episode will be aired in May.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: TV Report

UNIQ to comeback with 1st mini-album

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 05:00 AM PDT



On April 9th, Chinese-Korean boy group UNIQ posted an announcement on their Twitter regarding their comeback with their 1st mini album.

The post says, "Are u ready? #UNIQ COMING SOON." A poster was also uploaded showing three dates to anticipate.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: @UNIQYEAH

BIGFLO to debut in Japan with 'Delilah'

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 04:00 AM PDT



Rookie group BIGFLO from HO Entertainment will be debuting in Japan this April.

BIGFLO will be releasing and promoting the Japanese version of 'Delilah' starting April 15th.

BIGLFO debuted with the release of their 1st mini album 'First Flow', and with 'Delilah' (Korean version) in June 2014. Immediately, their 2nd mini album 'Second Flow' was released in November with 'Bad Mama Jama' as the title track.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

Bangtan Boys to comeback with 3rd mini album late April

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 03:30 AM PDT



On their official fan cafe, Bangtan Boys (BTS) announced further information on their comeback.

BTS is preparing for their return with their 3rd mini album which is scheduled on April 29th. 'BTS Diss' and 'Converse High' will be their released songs.

'BTS Diss' is produced by Suga, and 'Converse High' is by Rap Monster.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: BTS Fan Cafe

SHINee’s Jonghyun pays tribute to Sewol Ferry victims on his birthday

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 03:00 AM PDT



SHINee's Jonghyun turned 25 (international age) on April 8th, but instead of being celebratory, he made messages for the Sewol Ferry victims whose lives were taken on April 16, 2014.

He posted three messages saying:

"Many people gave me birthday messages. Thank you. I think we should be thankful on whatever event we share together. And with that, I have a story I wish to share. All of you won't forget the Sewol tragedy. There were students at Danwon High School with the same birthday as mine.

Park Ji Yoon and Kim Geon Woo's birthdays are on April 8th. You can still send a message to #1111, it will be shown on an electric sign board at a joint incense altar at Ansan although it's a day over. Please remember the kids.

Though I don't know them, I still feel numbness and weakness. They breathed the same air as us. We can't forget them. If for these kids or if for the kids that remain. If for the future."








written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

Get closer to miss A!

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 02:58 AM PDT


miss A know very well what fans need!

The girls unleash another special version practice video of their hit song Only You. The camera gets closer to the girls this time, showing their expressions up close, check out the video below

Actor Kim Soo Hyun to end 2-year movie hiatus with 'REAL'

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 02:30 AM PDT



Actor Kim Soo Hyun will be returning to the big screen after two years.

Kim Soo Hyun last movie was 'Secretly, Greatly' in 2013, and now it is confirmed by his agency Keyeast Entertainment that he will be doing a film titled 'REAL.' It will tell a story about Kim Soo Hyun's character taking over the ambitious character of Jang Tae Young.

He will start filming in October, and the movie may be released late 2015.

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: MK Sports

'Epik High: 2015 North American Tour' final dates & venues

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 02:00 AM PDT



EPIK HIGH already released the final dates and venues of their '2015 North American Tour.'

'EPIK HIGH 2015 North American Tour' will be held in May and June. See the poster above for the specifics of the event.

Tickets will go on sale on April 15th at 12:00 PM in your respected city. 

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: @epiktour2015

2NE1's CL attends Ariana Grande's 'The Honeymoon Tour'

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 01:30 AM PDT



2NE1's CL attended Ariana Grande's latest tour stop for 'The Honeymoon Tour' which was held in Inglewood, California at The Forum on April 8th.

That event made the photo above became possible. On fashion designer Jeremy Scott's Instagram and Twitter accounts, he posted the photo above where he is sandwiched between CL and Ariana Grande. He captioned the photo with, "CL AND I HAD SOOO MUCH FUN WITH YOU TONIGHT, ARIANA."

written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net

U-KISS cancels South America Tour

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 01:00 AM PDT



On March 31st, U-KISS announced that they will be having a fan meeting in La Paz, Bolivia on April 18th.
However, on April 10th, it was announced through their official Twitter that the said event is cancelled. The post says, "In relation with the announcement of the cancellation of their South American tour, you can check NH EMG's (NH Entertainment Media Group also NH Media) homepage and U-KISS' fan cafe for more information on the subject. We are deeply sorry for the fans who are so excited to see U-KISS, and we will try our best to reschedule the tour. Thank you."



written by: loveluytakyo@dkpopnews.net
SOURCE: @ukisskorea

CNBLUE's 'White' ranks #2 on Oricon single chart

Posted: 11 Apr 2015 12:30 AM PDT


On April 8th, CNBLUE's new Japanese single 'White' climbed to #2 on Oricon Single Chart, reaching the total sales volume of 19,589.

'White' is a song written by CNBLUE's Lee Jong Hyun and lyrics contributed by Jung Yong Hwa. The album also include a track called 'Stay sober' written by Jung Yong Hwa, and another track called 'Irony' written by Lee Jong Hyun. 

The album's title track, 'White' was pre-released through Rekochokku on April 1st and right away debuted #1 on Rekochokku Download Chart as well as HVM Japan's Korea-Asia Daily Combined Chart, showing CNBLUE's popularity in Japan.

Meanwhile, CNBLUE members are busy with their individual activities such as concert tour, variety show, drama and music show hosting.
Jenny@dkpopnews

Kim Sa Eun denies the rumor of her pregnancy with Sungmin before wedding

Posted: 10 Apr 2015 11:30 PM PDT


On April 10th, musical actress Kim Sa Eun made a guest appearance on SBS's 'Guests of 100 years - Honey' and talked about her marriage life with Super Junior's Sungmin.

Kim Sa Eun talked about the rumor of her pregnancy with Sungmin before marriage. She said, "As we announced the news about wedding so sudden, people asked me if I was pregnant before getting married. They made jokes if I gave him the baby as a present. But in fact, I'm not pregnant back then or now. They realized it as I got thinner with the preparation."

Kim Sa Eun and Sungmin met up through musical "Three Musketeers" and married in December 2014. Her husband Sungmin is now serving in the military.

Jenny@dkpopnews

Happy birthday to A-prince's Minhyuk

Posted: 10 Apr 2015 11:00 PM PDT


Birth Name: Kim Min Hyuk
Stage Name: Minhyuk
Birthday: April 11, 1992
Birth place: Seoul, Korea
Label: New Planet entertainment
Group: A-prince
Position: Vocalist, Rapper
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 60 kg
Blood Type: A
Specialty: Writing lyrics

Ji Chang Wook denies dating rumour with former Miss Korea Kim Joo Ri

Posted: 10 Apr 2015 07:30 PM PDT


Ji Chang Wook and former Miss Korea Kim Joo Ri are currently being caught up in a dating rumour, but the actor agency has come out and denied all the claims.

On April 11th, a rep of Ji Chang Wook's agency Glorious Entertainment told the press,"The dating rumour abt Ji Chang Wook and Kim Joo Ri that has bee circulating through some online bulletin boards is completing groundless".

The rep continued,"They are just friends in a group of friends that hang out, but they are not lovers at all".

The rumour started when netizens point out that the two stars have been wearing 'couple items' including necklace and sunglasses. Regarding this, the agency responsed,"The necklace was a gift that Ji Chang Wook received from his Chinese fans. The sunglasses are the trending item that the stylist bought for him. There are many other stars that are also wearing it".

Ji Chang Wook wrapped up 'Healer' last February and is currently in musical 'The Days'.


Simon D is planning to comeback with a new album in the first half of this year

Posted: 10 Apr 2015 07:00 PM PDT


Simon reportedly to make his solo comeback in the first half of this year.

A rep of AOMG told the press on April 10th,"Simon D is currently working on his album while aiming for the release in the first half of this year. He's arealdy completing the recording for some of the songs, but the specific comeback date hasn't been decided yet".

Simon D was a half of hip hop duo Supreme Team together with E-Sens. The two parted way with each other in 2013 after E-Sens left Amoeba Culture. Following his contract expiration in January 2014, Simon D joined Jay Park and became the co-CEO of hip hop label AOMG.

SHINee adds a third day to their upcoming solo concert in Seoul

Posted: 10 Apr 2015 06:30 PM PDT


Thanks to the support of many fans, another day has been added to SHINee's upcoming solo concert in Seoul.

SM Entertainment announced on April 10th that May 15th has been added to 'SHINee CONCERT SHINee WORLD IV in SEOUL'. So the concert will be held for 3 consecutives days from May 15th - 17th at the Seoul Olympic Park Gymnastics Stadium.

The ticket sale for the third day will be opened via YES24 on April 15th at 8 PM KST.

'Ex-Girlfriend Club' reveals official poster and first teaser video

Posted: 10 Apr 2015 06:03 PM PDT


The official poster and teaser video for tvN's upcoming drama 'Ex-Girlfriend Club' have been released

The poster attracts much attention as the text on it says "We all want to be someone's last love' and reveals Byun Yo Han being tortured by Song Ji Hyo, Lee Yoon Ji, Hwayoung and Jang Ji Eun, giving off a funny atmosphere.

Meanwhile in the teaser video, he also doesn't get it better as he gets chased down by the angry girls, while showing his comical expressions.

'Ex-Girlfriend Club' will broadcast its first episode on May 9th at 8:30 PM KST.

Red Velvet is Automatic!

Posted: 10 Apr 2015 05:37 PM PDT


Red Velvet promote their 2nd title track Automatic on Shim Shim Tapa.

They sing the song on the radio show confidently, check out their performance below

Princess Sarang & Yume!!!

Posted: 10 Apr 2015 04:58 PM PDT


In the preview for the upcoming episode of The Return of Superman, Sarang and Yume pose adorably in dresses for a photoshoot.

Besides, as usual there's some interesting stories happening for other kids, check out the preview below