U-KISS Celebrates Sixth Debut Anniversary!

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On August 28, a video celebrating U-KISS’ sixth debut anniversary was uploaded onto the group’s official YouTube account. This congratulatory video contained a special message just for their fans, KISSme, as it is titled, “Dear.KISSme ♥ A Video Message from U-KISS. Thank You for Loving Us So Much for 6 Years. We Love You.” The group made their debut into the music industry on August 28, 2008.

In the message, members Jun, Soohyun, Kiseop, Hoon, Kevin, and Eli shared their words of thanks and love to the fans who have continued to support them for the past six years. They expressed: “We are making a lot of great memories with KISSme. There have been a lot of good things and not so good things that have happened, but thank you so much for always believing in U-KISS and loving us

Davichi to take over as special DJs for “Volume Up” radio

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Davichi (Kang Min Kyung and Lee Hae Ri) are taking over KBS Cool FM"s "Yoo In Na"s Volume Up" radio show as special DJs!



The radio show"s rep stated on August 28, "Davichi"s Lee Hae Ri and Kang Min Kyung will be special DJs together this weekend on August 29-31." On top of hosting the radio show as DJs, Davichi are set to perform live on air and get fans to know them better. The duo will be filling in for Yoo In Na, who is busy filming the tvN drama "My Secret Hotel".


Tune into "Yoo In Na"s Volume Up" radio with DJ Lee Hae Ri and Kang Min Kyung on August 29-31 at 8 PM KST!

Baek Ji-young performs in the U.S.

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Baek Ji-young will become the first K-pop singer to perform at the Avery Fisher Hall at the Lincoln Center in New York on Saturday. "I think there is nothing else I can do but to give a good performance", said Baek, according to local media reports yesterday. "I"ll do my best not to disappoint the audience members who visit".The singer is also holding her solo concert "Sentimental Memories" in the United States today at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. She will present many of her hit songs, including "My Ear"s Candy" and "Good Boy", along with songs included in TV dramas such as "That Woman" from the SBS drama "Secret Garden" and "Don"t Forget" from the KBS drama "IRIS 2".After her two concerts in the United States, the singer will come back to Korea to start her national tour "2014 Baek Ji Young Show - That Woman"

Baek Ji Young to have a solo concert in the US

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Baek Ji Young will become the first K-pop singer to perform at the Avery Fisher Hall at the Lincoln Center in New York.
The singer will be holding her "Sentimental Memories" solo concert at Nokia Club in L.A on August 28 and Avery Fisher Hall in New York on the 30th. She is set to perform many of her hit songs, including “My Ear’s Candy”, “Good Boy,” along with OSTs such as “That Woman” from the SBS drama “Secret Garden” and “Don’t Forget” from the KBS drama “Iris 2.”
Baek Ji Young shared, "I think there is nothing else I can do but to give a good performance. I’ll do my best not to disappoint the audience".
After her two concerts in the United States, the singer will come back to Korea to start her national tour “2014 Baek Ji Young Show - That Woman” on September 20

4TEN share practice video for debut song “Tornado”

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Only two days after the release of their debut song “Tornado,” rookie girl group 4TEN has unveiled a dance practice video.

Ahead of their debut stages, 4TEN reveals the full choreography to their track “Tornado.”

4TEN showcases their cute dance moves and steps with high energy and bright smiles. Each member, dressed in simple T-shirts and shorts, has a name tag attached to their shirts to help fans learn their names.

They will perform their debut stage on M! Countdown on August 28th.

Watch their practice session below! Are you excited for their debut stage?

Source: 4TEN

BIGBANG’s T.O.P: “Honey Lee Almost Debuted as a Member of 2NE1”

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Actress Honey Lee and BIGBANG member T.O.P have been speaking about their past as YG Entertainment trainees, as the stars continue to promote their upcoming movie, “Tazza 2.”

Speaking on an SBS’ Night of TV Entertainment,” on August 27, T.O.P revealed that Honey Lee was actually in line to debut as a member of girl group 2NE1 before she broke through as a star in her own right. He explained, “Honey Lee was a YG Entertainment trainee, like me. For a while, it looked like she was going to debut with 2NE1. I remember thinking, ‘Why does she want to get into the world of music if she looks as beautiful as she does?’ The next thing I knew, she had become Miss Korea!”

Honey Lee also spoke about her thoughts on T.O.P, and said that she was happy to act with the BIGBANG star

Kim Ji Suk

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Name: 김지석 / Kim Ji Suk
Real name: 김보석 / Kim Bo Suk
Profession: Actor
Birthdate: 1981-Apr-21
Birthplace: South Korea
Height: 181cm
Weight: 71kg
Star sign: Taurus
Blood type: AB
Education: Hankuk University College of Law
Hobbies: Rapping, swimming and hapkido (a form of martial arts)
Additional info He speaks fluent English

TV Series

I Need Romance 2012 (tvN, 2012)
Personal Taste (MBC, 2010)
Chuno (KBS2, 2010)
Hometown Legends (KBS2, 2009)
Star’s Lover (SBS, 2008) Cameo
Strongest Chil Woo (KBS2, 2008) Cameo
I Hate You, But It’s Fine (KBS1, 2007)
Just Run! (KBS 2007)
Couple Breaking (CHCGV, 2007)
The Vineyard Man (KBS2, 2006)
I Want to Love (SBS, 2006)
Nonstop 5 (MBC, 2005)

Movies

Two Moons (2012)
Lady Daddy (2010)
Take Off (2009)
Eye for an Eye, Tooth for a Tooth (2008)
What Happened Last Night? (2008)
200 Pounds Beauty (2006)
Love in Magic (2004)

Awards

2007 KBS Drama Awards: Best New Actor Award for I Hate You, But It’s Fine


Jewelry”s Yewon models the fall collection of underwear brand “Yes”

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Jewelry"s Yewon showed off her "bagel girl" visuals in her fall pictorial for underwear brand "Yes"!



The idol modeled the fall trend of leopard prints and checkered patterns, and exuded sweet and sexy charms in lingerie from the brand.

The brand"s marketing team stated, "Yewon"s previous spring-summer pictorial for "Yes" received a lot of attention for her lively image... In this fall pictorial, [Yewon] perfectly took on "Yes"s new style for women in their twenties with her mature image so we expect an even better response."


Check out more photos below!






Kim Hyun Joong expected to enlist next year if request for enlistment delay is approved

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A report has been circulating that Kim Hyun Joong is planning to enlist next year having requested a postponement on his enlistment date for mandatory military service. Key East Entertainment confirmed that this is true, but also explained that his request for the postponement had been put in before his alleged assault case came to light.



A Key East Entertainment rep stated, "[Kim Hyun Joong] received his [military] draft notice for October 7, but he applied for a postponement due to his overseas tour schedule... This is irrelevant to his assault case because he applied for a postponement prior to it happening, and the decision [regarding the postponement] hasn"t come out yet."


If his request is approved, then Kim Hyun Joong"s new enlistment date is expected to be set for sometime next year

T.O.P and Park Shin Hye pair up for “Millet” CF and making film

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Big Bang"s T.O.P and Park Shin Hye, who were previously spotted at the photoshoot for their "Millet" pictorial, have now unveiled their 2014 F/W CF and making film!



The two made the CF feel like a party with Park Shin Hye showing off her dance moves and T.O.P looking charismatic among the flying confetti. They also sported couple looks in their "Millet" outdoor apparel looking ready to take on the chilly weather ahead for fall.


You can catch T.O.P on "Tazza 2" and Park Shin Hye on "The Tailors" when they premiere!

Tiny-G Member Mint Received a House for Her Birthday

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Tiny-G star Mint has revealed that she received a house as a present from her parents, drawing some gentle teasing from comedian Jung Hyung Don.

Appearing as a guest on MBC entertainment show “Idol Schoolon August 26, the star spoke out about her family’s wealth. The show’s host asked her, “Is it true that you come from a very well-to-do family?”

To this, Mint answered, “Yes. Actually, I received a house as a birthday present once.”

The following day, when the star appeared on “Weekly Idol” (also on MBC), host Jung Hyung Don jokingly made reference to Mint’s prosperity. He said, “My respected owner! Have I ever told you how pretty you are?”

Tiny-G’s most recent musical release was the track “Ice Baby,” which was a hit for the girl group in July this year

Kara Takes Home the Win on Show Champion With “Mamma Mia”

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Congratulations to Kara for taking home the the win today on Show Champion with their comeback track “Mamma Mia“!

While they released their album “Day & Night” last week, they also had their Show Champion comeback performance today.

This is definitely a good start to their promotions as this was their first song since having major member changes, and their popularity level seemed uncertain.

In the video below, Gyuri, Seungyeon, Hara and new member Youngji thanked fans for their support and bowed all the way to the floor.

Watch their performance!

8월 27일 쇼챔피언 `챔피언송`은? 새로운 모습으로 컴백한 카라의 <맘마미아>가 차지했습니다! 1년 만에 돌아온 카라의 1위를 축하드립니다^^ pic

Yoon Do Hyun Teams Up with Epik High’s Tablo and Singer K.will for “My Appearance Lately”

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After five years, singer Yoon Do Hyun has released a solo mini album titled “Singing Yoon Do Hyun” on August 28, and the first song is “My Appearance Lately.”

Yoon Do Hyun will show off a different spectrum as a vocalist through his solo album, in contrast to the one he has shown in the band YB. The first song, “My Appearance Lately,” is the song with the most diverse color and features Epik High’s Tablo and singer K.will.

YB’s guitarist Heo Jun Yi wrote and composed the song while Tablo contributed to the lyrics in “My Appearance Lately,” which is a song that superbly mixes acoustic and electronic music. The instruments are kept to a minimum, giving the song a simple, yet refined sound

“My Spring Days”, Choi Soo-young as an actress and not an idol

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Still cuts of Choi Soo-young were released.

Choi Soo-young plays the role of Lee Bom in the new MBC drama "My Spring Days". She starts a new life after she has a heart transplant and tries to live life to fullest.

In the picture, Choi Soo-young is sitting together with Kang Dong-ha"s (Kam Woo-seong) children and smiling. This scene is where she meets Kang Dong-ha for the first time.

The production claimed, "Choi Soo-young took care of the children first so that they didn"t feel awkward. Thanks to her, the scene turned out beautifully as if they were her own children".

Meanwhile, "My Spring Days" is about a woman who falls in love with the man whose late wife donated her the heart which gave her a new life. To be aired on the 10th of September

Lyn Drops Invitation Photo Teaser ahead of “Home” Live Album Release

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Solo star Lyn has released a teaser image for her forthcoming live album “Home.” The image is a collage of two pictures, which show an invitation card that has been positioned on a bed of lush, green plants. Inside, the card reads, “You are invited to Lyn’s home.”

The album will be made available online on September 12, and was recorded at a concert held in May this year. Physical copies will be available as of September 16. According to Music&New, the talent agency that represents the star, a total of 10 live tracks will be included on the release, as well as two new and previously unreleased songs.

A spokesperson for the agency explained, “As this is Lyn’s first live album, she tried to do her best to make it sound as though she was performing at a small, cozy venue, and to capture that atmosphere for the listeners

Hyungdon & Daejun reveal MV for “Real Bad Girl”

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The hip-hop duo Hyungdon & Daejun have made their comeback with “Real Bad Girl” from their third album!

After a comedic pre-release track, “Park You,” last month, Hyungdon & Daejun have made their return with another album, “1 Dark Kangstar Rap Vol.1,” and a witty and sarcastic new music video for their title song “Real Bad Girl”.

With the lyrics embedded into the music video, “Real Bad Girl” is a catchy song perfect for karaoke. With Hyungdon and Daejun donning the “mother” and “father” sweatsuits seen in “Park You,” the lyrics and video tell the story of a seductive and materialistic woman who has lured men into a relationship for their money. Following the realization of the truth when all their money has been used up, anger and their eventual freedom come about as they say goodbye to this “real bad girl”

Yoon Do Hyun pre-releases “Myself These Days” featuring K.Will and Tablo

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Veteran artist Yoon Do Hyun will be releasing his first solo album in a while, but before he gives us the full release, he has dropped a pre-release track "Myself These Days".



He"s brought in the help of K.Will and Tablo for this song. Tablo not only featured in the track but also wrote his own rap, while K.Will took part in the chorus.


Check it out above ahead of his solo mini album "Singing Yoon Do Hyun" coming up on September 16!

YG Entertainment announces press conference date for survival show “MIX & MATCH” for their next boy group

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YG Entertainment and Mnet confirmed the earlier reports of the upcoming survival show "MIX & MATCH" with a poster to stir excitement for their next boy group.



A YG Entertainment rep, "Following "WHO IS NEXT : WIN" which brought you WINNER, a survival program "MIX & MATCH", which will bring [YG Entertainment"s] first boy group in a year, is set to air simultaneously through Mnet and Naver."

"MIX & MATCH" will follow a total of 9 trainees including Team B (B.I, Bobby, Kim Jin Hwan, Goo Jun Hee, Kim Dong Hyuk, and Song Yoon Hyung) and 3 other trainees who will participate in the battle program to debut as the agency"s next boy group

GOT7 to make their Japanese debut with “AROUND THE WORLD” single album

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GOT7 will make their Japanese debut with single album "AROUND THE WORLD" on October 22!



They previously teased fans with an image that read "Around the world", and it turns out that was indicating the title of their single album.


The boys also opened their official Japanese homepage, which gives all the information fans need to know concerning their Japanese debut and tour. The single album consists of title track "AROUND THE WORLD" as well as "SO LUCKY" which 2PM"s Jun.K took part in composing, writing, and producing.


GOT7 will also kick off their "GOT7 1st Japan Tour 2014" in Zepp Namba on October 7-8 ahead of their Japanese debut on October 22!


[Video] Added Korean drama “It”s Okay, That”s Love” episode 11

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Added episode 11 for the Korean drama "It"s Okay, That"s Love"

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"It"s Okay, That"s Love" (2014) Directed by Kim Kyoo-tae Written by Noh Hee-kyeong Network : SBS With Jo In-Seong, Kong Hyo-jin, Seong Dong-il, Lee Gwang-soo, Jin Kyeong, Lee Seong-kyeong,... 20 episodes - Wed, Thu 22:00 Synopsis Based in a mental clinic, this drama portrays the life and love of modern day people. Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2014/07/23

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