J-Hope is next to soar for BTS” “We On” webtoon teaser

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So far we"ve had BTS" Rap Monster, Jin, and Suga introduced for their upcoming webtoon project "We On". Today we have another one with J-Hope! According to the teaser, J-Hope"s character is the pilot of the bunch as the eyes in the sky for the rest of the group. He also acts as the bridge between the older and the younger members. 

"We On" is a collaboration webtoon from Jaedam Media, CJ E&M, and Big Hit Entertainment, written and drawn by Lee Soon Gi and Park Jong Sung. "We On" is planned as a Korean blockbuster-scale comic featuring the school action hero genre that Korean readers are familiar with. The 7 characters" charms are maximized through their visuals and their super powers, and it is modeled to be the Korean version of the Avengers

Swings Takes Dynamic Duo’s Gaeko Off His List of Korea’s Top 5 Rappers Because of Choiza?

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Rapper and Mnet’s “Show Me the Money” judge/mentor Swings has revealed his personal list of Korea’s Top 5 rappers.

The artists was a guest on SBS PowerFM’s “Kim Chang Ryul’s Old School” on August 27 together with fellow rapper San E.

When asked to name five of his favorite rappers active in Korea, Swings chose Dynamic Duo‘s Gaeko, Beenzino, Verbal Jint, Dok2 and himself. However, he continued by mentioning he would like to add rappers to the list.

He explained, “I originally thought that San E is good, but I removed him from the list after listening to ‘A Midsummer Night’s Sweetness

Super Junior release “MAMACITA” highlight medley!

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Rappers Swings and San E reveal which female idols they”re fans of

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Rappers Swings and San E revealed which girl group members they"re fans of on the August 27th broadcast of SBS Power FM"s "Kim Chang Ryul"s Old School".

San E chose "Nation"s First Love" miss A"s Suzy as the idol star he has his eye on. He said, "I really like Suzy. I took a selca with her recently at "JYP Nation"." Swings also revealed, "I like Suzy, Fei, and 4minute"s HyunA a lot."

He added that he"d love to work with HyunA in the future, saying, "I really want to do a collaboration with HyunA. I think if I collaborate with HyunA, I"ll tone it down and hold back. I think it"d be really cool."

What do you think of a Swings-HyunA collaboration?

Taemin Reveals He’s Not So Experienced in the Love Department

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Being a handsome young guy from a popular boy group at the tender age of 21, one would expect SHINee’s Taemin to be quite the ladies’ man. But the young singer confessed otherwise.

On the August 26 airing of the MBC FM4U show, “Sunny’s FM Date,” the youngest SHINee member, Taemin, made a revelation about his love life. “I think I’m lacking in experience when it comes to dating,” said Taemin.

On this episode, DJ Sunny from Girls’ Generation asked Taemin, “If you have a person that you like in the future, are you the type to confess first or are you the type to watch from afar and cannot express how you feel?”

Taemin replied, “If I really like (the girl), I think I’ll confess first

Super Junior unveils highlight medley for 7th studio album, “MAMACITA” ahead of release

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Ahead of the release of their 7th studio album “MAMACITA,” Super Junior has unveiled a special highlight medley video to further tease fans.

Released on August 27, the highlight video shares clips of each track set to be on the album including the title track “MAMACITA (AYAYA). The title track is known to be an Urban New Jack Swing genre featuring rhythmical Indian Percussion drum beat and a piano melody.

Super Junior will be dropping their much anticipated 7th studio album since their last two years ago on August 29 online in which they will also take their first comeback stage on KBS Music Bank.

Source: SMTOWN

Seo Taiji and his wife welcome their first child

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Seo Taiji and his wife Lee Eun Sung have become first-time parents!

The star and his wife welcomed their daughter on August 27 at a hospital in Seoul. Seo Taiji said, "I"m just happy and unable to put this amazing feeling into words. The mother and child are both healthy. I"m only thankful to my wife and daughter, and I plan to become a great dad. Thank you to everyone who worried and especially to my dear fans who waited for me."

He and his wife were married last year in June after meeting on the set of his "Bermuda Triangle" music video in 2008, and the infamously secretive Seo Taiji confirmed through his agency that his wife, who is 16 years his junior, was pregnant this past March. 

Seo Taiji recently completed his long-awaited ninth album after a hiatus of 6 years and is expected to make a comeback soon

4TEN release practice video for “Tornado”

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New girl group 4TEN release their debut single album "TOrnado" on August 26.

The 4 member girl group follow up a dance practice video to show their prepared stage choreography for their debut stages.

Check it out below:

SHINee”s Taemin opens up about his dating experience on “Sunny”s FM Date”

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SHINee"s Taemin opened up about his dating experience on the August 26th episode of MBC FM4U"s "Sunny"s FM Date".

DJ Sunny of Girls" Generation mentioned, "If you like someone, are you the type of person to confess first? Or do you watch them from afar because you"re unable to express how you feel?" Taemin responded, "If I really like her, I think I"ll confess first. I"m on the hasty side."

He added, "How should I say, I think I lack experience. Dating is such a far off memory to me. I don"t even remember." Sunny commented, "Is it that you lack experience? Date a lot while you"re young and pretty." 

Taemin didn"t take the bait, however, as he stated, "I"ll date my fans." 

In other news, Taemin recently made his solo debut with "Danger"

Kwon Sangwoo admits that he has fallen for WINNER

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The Korean heartthrob admitted that he has been obsessed with Winner’s new song on his fan cafe.

In the post, Kwon Sangwoo reveals , “Wow, what is this song. It’s awesome. I’m going to the filming location while listening to this song. Winner’s “Empty” is my style.”

Kwon Sangwoo is currently filming for the SBS Monday-Tuesday drama, “Temptation”, featuring also Choi Jiwoo, Lee Jungjin, and Park Hasun.

Meanwhile, Winner have been sweeping the Korean music charts with their debut album, and recently also won first place on MCountdown and Inkigayo!

Have you also been obsessed with Winner’s new song, “Empty”?

Source: Tenasia

Super Junior”s Kyuhyun joins his next musical “The Days”

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Super Junior"s Kyuhyun has been cast in his third musical "The Days"!

Kyuhyun has played lead roles in the musicals "The Moon that Embraces the Sun" and "Singin" in the Rain" just this year alone. "The Days" producing agency Insight Entertainment stated on August 27, "Super Junior"s Kyuhyun, who has been continually showing his growth as a musical actor, has been confirmed as part of the cast."

In "The Days", he"ll be playing the character Mooyeong, a witty and free-spirited security guard for Blue House as well as friend of Jeong Hak. Yoo Jun Sang, Lee Gun Myung, Choi Jae Woong, and Kang Tae Eul are set to play Jeong Hak, while Kyuhyun, Kim Seung Dae, Oh Jeong Hyuk, and Ji Chang Wook will be playing Mooyeong

K-Drama OST Roundup: TVXQ Changmin Sings ‘Because I Couldn’t Say I Love You’ For ‘The Night Watchman’s Journal’

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(Photo : MBC, tvN) Changmin appears on "The Night Watchman"s Journal" original soundtrack.

TVXQ’s Max Changmin lends his voice to the part three of the original soundtrack for “The Night Watchman’s Journal” with the stirring love theme “Because I Couldn’t Say I Love You.”

“The Night Watchman’s Journal” also known as “Diary of a Night Watchman” is a fantasy historical drama starring Jung Il Woo (The Moon Embracing the Sun) and TVXQ’s Yunho.

EDEN also appear on part three of the original soundtrack with the soulful track “Come to Me.”

“The Night Watchman’s Journal” airs on MBC on Mondays and Tuesdays in the 22:00 time slot

Kwon Sang Woo Admits Being A Fan of WINNER, Says “Empty” is His Jam

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WINNER has earned themselves an A-list celebrity fan in top actor Kwon Sang Woo.

In a recent update post to his fans through his official fan cafe, Kwon Sang Woo wasn’t able to hold his admiration of WINNER and the group’s title track, “Empty.”

“Wow, what’s this song? Daebak (amazing). I listen to this song as I go to my filming location. WINNER’s ‘Empty’ is my style,” Kwon Sang Woo said in his post.

Kwon Sang Woo is currently busy filming the SBS Monday-Tuesday drama “Temptation” with “Stairway to Heaven” co-star Choi Ji Woo. The actor has proven how much of a fan he is by acknowledging on his official fan update that he does listen to WINNER’s song “Empty” while going to and from his filming location

4TEN dance like a “Tornado” in choreography video

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New girl group 4TEN have released a dance practice session for their debut song "Tornado"!

The Jungle Entertainment girl group is raising a lot of interest as the sister group to M.I.B. Like their labelmates, 4TEN are going with a hip hop style and concept for their debut with the single "Tornado".

Watch the video above, and stay tuned for 4TEN"s debut stage!

[Interview] Jhameel Spreads A Positive Message Through His Music

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(Photo : Kpopstarz ) Jhameel delivered a message of hope for his fans at KCON 2014.

Jhameel recently performed at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena as one of the opening acts for the second night of KCON 2014. Jhameel also appeared at KCON as one of the featured special guests.

When Jhameel performed, the audience enthusiastically took notice. KCON 2014 provided Jhameel with an opportunity to extend past his original audience base into the new horizon of K-Pop fans.

The singer-songwriter delivers a positive message to his youthful audience. Many of his fans turned out to see him perform at KCON, even though he is not a K-Pop artist. His cross-over appeal was best witnessed when we met Jhameel, following one of his performances.

As we walked through the convention area, fans stopped Jhameel to take photos and pass on messages of how his music impacted their lives

Choo Sarang flashes a “choovely” smile in an adorable snapshot

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My, oh my, how Choo Sarang has grown!

Choo Sarang"s Facebook was updated for the first time in over a month with an adorable snapshot on August 26. The above photo was posted with the caption, "Sarang is excited!" As it"s been a while since we"ve last seen any SNS updates of Choo Sarang, fans noticed Choo Sarang"s growth from the "choovely" baby we all know and love into a pretty, young girl.

Continue to watch her grow up on KBS 2TV"s "Superman is Back" every Sunday!

Shin Sung Rok and Jin Se Yeon Host Seoul International Drama Awards 2014

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“My Love From the Star” and “Trot Lovers” actor Shin Sung Rok and “Bridal Mask” and “Five Fingers” actress Jin Se Yeon will lead this year’s Seoul International Drama Awards 2014 (SDA) as its masters of ceremonies.

According to the organizing committee of SDA on August 27, the appearance of Shin Sung Rok and Jin Se Yeon as MCs of the awards ceremony is already confirmed.

Both Shin Sung Rok and Jin Se Yeon have been receiving recognition for their performances in the projects that they have recently acted in.

Shin Sung Rok, a prolific theater and screen actor, has appeared as an effective antagonist in “My Love From the Star,” a nominee for the Outstanding Korean Drama award

Dispatch releases evidence from assault case against Kim Hyun Joong

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Dispatch has released evidence from the assault case against Kim Hyun Joong. (Warning: The images below may be disturbing to some readers.)

The released document and photos shed more light on the exact nature of the reported assault committed against the star"s girlfriend. The chest, both arms, left buttock, and left shoulder are listed as injured in the alleged altercation or altercations between Kim Hyun Joong and his girlfriend.

Dispatch also contacted Kim Hyun Joong"s agency KeyEast Entertainment to comment. The label stated, "For now we are sticking to what was said in our official statement, and any further information will be released through police investigations." When asked if their position might change after investigations, the agency reiterated, "Rather than not changing our position, it will be revealed through police investigations

“A” Provides Pictures of Injuries Allegedly Caused by Kim Hyun Joong

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Local news source Dispatch has once again released documentation related to the alleged assault and battery case against Kim Hyun Joong filed by his girlfriend, “A.”

Today, Dispatch published pictures of the injuries “A” allegedly obtained from abuse by Kim Hyun Joong, as well as the injury certificate from the hospital that “A” submitted to the police for investigation. “A” claims she received these injuries at Kim Hyun Joong’s house on May 30 of this year. “A” claims that as of May, the two were dating and had been fighting over Kim Hyun Joong’s women issues. On May 30, the arguing led to physical abuse by Kim Hyun Joong.

According to the injury certificate, the doctor who examined her observed that “A” suffered spraining and bruising on her left shoulder joint, and she experienced tenderness and bruising in her chest, both arms, left hip, and left side of her face

Shin Se Kyung gives her own take on filming the nothing-but-underwear scenes for “Tazza 2″

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Shin Se Kyung gave her own take on filming a scene for "Tazza 2" in which the actors played a card game while wearing nothing but their underwear, which T.O.P talked about yesterday.

During an interview with OSEN at a cafe in Samcheong-dong on August 26, she said, "I was shy and tried to cover myself up only at the beginning of filming. Later on, after a few days passed, it was okay. At first, when the director said "cut," I covered myself with a blanket or something, but later on, I found monitoring myself more important, so I would run out to the camera first to see how it came out. I even got used to that immediately."

The actress was also asked if she was satisfied with how her body appeared onscreen