With a comeback on its way, BoA will be receiving help from her junior.
On May 4, SM Entertainment announced that ahead of BoA’s eighth album release, BoA will be pre-releasing the song Who Are You with a music video on May 6.
“The upcoming music video will be a dramatized video with Who Are You about a man and a woman, who have good nervous feelings ahead of their blind dates with each other,” explained SM Entertainment. “EXO’s Se Hun will be making a special appearance to support BoA in her comeback.”
Who Are You is an electronic dance pop music with a groovy performance of the guitar and bass. The song was includes a rap featuring by Dynamic Duo’s Gaeko.
BoA’s eighth album will be released on May 12.
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Lee Soon-sin (Kim Suk-hoon), Ryu Seong-ryong (Kim Sang-joong) and Gwak Jae-woo (Lim Hyeok) are the three heroes that saved the Joseon from the Japanese Invasion. They have something in common. They are strict about what they believe is right and move it to action.
On the episode of the KBS 1TV drama "Jing Bi-rok" on the 3rd, Lee Soon-jin dealt with those who smuggled military provisions by beheading them, Ryu Seong-ryong scolded those who surrendered to the enemy and Gwak Jae-woo caught the informant to the enemy and punished him.
Choi Myeong-gil asked Kim Hye-seon about Chae Soo-bin"s birth father.
On the twenty-second episode of the KBS 2TV drama "Blue Bird Nest" Han Seon-hee (Choi Myeong-gil) reunited with Lee Jeong-ae (Kim Hye-seon) who told her about Han Eun-soo"s (Chae Soo-bin) birth.
Han Seon-hee visited the orphanage she grew up in with Kim Ji-wan (Lee Joon-hyeok) and recalled her younger days with Lee Jeong-ae. She then revealed that Jeong-ae was Han Eun-soo"s mother.
As the TMZ video of EXID Jung Hwa′s English skills continues to spread online with fans angrily claiming racial discrimination, EXID made an official stance on the issue.
On May 4, EXID′s agency told Newsen, "We checked the TMZ video. We saw that this outlet mostly reports on stars who would make an issue. Even so, we thought its actions were very rude. We′re quite upset and very angry that racially discriminating comments were made, especially when Jung Hwa was not even cursing and was just happy to see all of her fans."
The video, dated at May 1st, filmed EXID coming to Los Angeles. Junghwa told the camera she was very happy, and a female TMZ staff imitated the accent. When the male staff shook his head and repeatedly said, "No," she defended herself by saying that if it was a British girl, she"d do the British accent.
An Asian girl speaks up at this point, imitating a very Asian way of saying "Thank you," and then claiming it was okay when she did it because she was Asian herself. Some of the staff themselves look rather uncomfortable with the exchange.
On May 1st episode of "Yoo Hee Yeol"s Sketchbook," San E made two performances.
San E sang his song "Story of Someone I Know" and shared the stage with 15&"s Baek Ye Rin as they sang "Me You."
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The viewing percentage of "Divorce Lawyer in Love" dropped and recorded 4.6% on the 4th.
This is 0.2% lower than the previous episode and 0.4% lower than last Sunday.
"Divorce Lawyer in Love" So Jeong-woo (Yeon Woo-jin) and Go Chuck-hee (Jo Yeo-jeong) started developing strange feelings for each other after their kiss. So Jeong-woo then confessed his feelings for her.
Meanwhile, KBS "Blue Bird Nest" recorded 24.3%, MBC "The Queen"s Flower" 12.9%, "Let the Girl Cry" 18.2% and KBS 1TV "Jin Bi-rok" 12.4%.
Name: 박용기 / Park Yong Ki (Park Yong Gi)
Athena: Goddess of War (SBS, 2010)
Running (MBC, 2010)
Daring Women (SBS, 2010)
IRIS (KBS2, 2009)
The Lawyers of The Great Republic Korea (MBC, 2008)
Strongest Chil Woo (KBS2, 2008)
Spotlight (MBC, 2008)
New Wise Mother, Good Wife (MBC, 2007)
Ghost Pang Pang (SBS, 2007)
Smile Again (SBS, 2006)
Princess Lulu (SBS, 2005)
West Palace (KBS2, 1995)
Jinu of Jinusean dissed his bandmate Sean on “Running Man,” borrowing the words of their CEO, Yang Hyun Suk.
On the May 3 episode of SBS “Running Man,” hip hop group Jinusean celebrate Children’s Day with a fun race together with the rest of the cast.
The “Running Man” cast go to a toy store, and to find all the toys mission. They ask, “Where did all the toys go?” They proceed to open up the large gift box beside them, and find the Jinusean members sitting there like dolls.
The Myeongdu mirrors that Korean shamans believed would protect them from evil spirits.
Kim Tae-gon (1936-96), an expert in Korean folklore and literature, spent his life observing the works and lives of Korean shamans, keeping notes and collecting relics. Kim - a professor at Wonkwang University and Kyung Hee University - was known for his meticulousness and habit of recording every single detail in his journals.There are several influential folklorists in Korea, but museum director Cheon Jingi said it"s notable that Kim was one of the few who both studied shamanism and collected artifacts. Kim has followed shamans since he was in college, collecting the paintings and other items that they usually burned or buried underground when they stopped practicing the religion, museum officials say. He wrote 34 books on Korean shamanism and left 200 articles and other texts.After Kim"s untimely death at the age of 61 in 1996, his wife tried to preserve the relics and texts he left behind at their home, even installing a special climate-control unit to protect his possessions. But eventually, in 2012, his family donated his collection on shamanism - comprising of about 30,000 photographs and video clips and 1,500 artifacts - to the National Folk Museum of Korea."Most shamanistic rituals disappeared with the history in Korea"s modernization efforts", curator Jang Jang-sik said, "but thanks to photographs and video clips Kim left, some of them could"ve been restored properly". One is the Namijanggun (General Nami) Sadangje, or the ritual to console the spirit of General Nami (1441-68), who was executed after being falsely accused of conspiring against the government. Museum officials emphasized that Kim did not limit his studies to Korean shamanism. He also traveled to Mongolia and Siberia to examine the similarities and differences with Korean shamanism. One section of the exhibition is dedicated to Kim"s records and relics of shamanism in Mongolia and Siberia.BY KIM HYUNG-EUN[firstname.lastname@example.org] "Korean Shamanism from a Vision of Folklorist Kim Taegon" runs until June 22 at the National Folk Museum of Korea in Gyeongbok Palace, central Seoul. The museum closes on Tuesdays. Admission is free. For more information, visit the museum"s website (www.nfm.go.kr) or call 02-3704-3114.
YG representative Yang Hyun Suk sent the much-rumored food from YG’s cafeteria to the set of “Running Man,” to support his artists Jinusean.
Sean posted pictures of the staff eating around the big food truck on his Instagram, with a message that read, “Hyun Suk hyung sent the YG food truck to support us on ‘Running Man’~ I was so happy that we could serve the famous YG cafeteria food to the members and the staff of the show. Thank you Hyun Suk hyung! And to the ladies from the kitchen and YG staff who came out all this way because of us, thank you.”
Actress Kim Hee Sun turned into an avid coach for B1A4‘s Baro and actress Kim Yoo Jung on the set of “Angry Mom.”
Entertainment news program “Section TV” went behind the scenes on the set of “Angry Mom” for their latest episode.
On set, when Baro and Kim Yoo Jung seemed nervous about their kiss scene, Kim Hee Sun joked, “What, minors can’t kiss?”
The website Models.com has selected Luhan as one of its “Five Faces of China,” which were chosen for their innovative talent, creativity, and originality.
The site describes him as the “reigning king of the idol scene” and credits his fame partially to his “army of fans.” They say that although he is constantly being followed by the eyes of millions of fans (particularly on social media), he stays modest and still seems to be like the boy next door.
“Entertainment Weekly” reporter Kim Saeng Min took on what was most likely the most challenging interview assignment of his career: getting Song Il Gook‘s triplets to respond to his questions!
He meets up with Song Il Gook and the boys on the set of a commercial they’re filming. He brings dinosaur stickers for them, which he holds out to them as they’re brought onto the set by handlers. When he asks Man Se if he wants them, Man Se smiles happily and says yes.
In the midst of challenging for her third straight title in MBC’s mystery music show “King of Mask Singer,” Gold Lacquer has revealed the difficulty of keeping her identity a secret.
During the May 3 episode of “King of Mask Singer,” the mystery singer took the stage and revealed her true feelings about her undefeated record. “It would be an honor to win a third time, but it isn’t easy wearing this mask,” she said. “My own mother doesn’t know who I am, and I really have the urge to tell. I really want to brag. I’m usually not great at keeping secrets, so I really have to fight the urge,” she said, drawing laughter.
... Okay, the dance practice is not quite the #1 video that everyone has been waiting for, but it"s definitely high on the list! BTS has always been known for their amazing performance on stage, and while the choreography for "I Need U" is more subdued than their usual, the boys still show off their best and everything looks amazing.
"Infinity Challenge" dropped a preview featuring the new member of the show Kwanghee.
The particular episode will be shown on May 9th.
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Boy group Big Bang"s two new songs, "Loser" and "Bae Bae", released at midnight on Friday topped 10 domestic music charts, including Melon, Genie and Bugs, taking either first or second place.
"Loser" also topped the iTunes singles charts of ten countries, including Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore. It also gained attention in American and European countries, placing 68th on the iTunes singles chart in the United States, 51st in Canada and 81st in the United Kingdom.
The band"s music videos are also enjoying popularity. The music video for "Loser" enjoyed over 1.6 million views within eight hours of its release on YouTube. The video for "Bae Bae" also got over 1.4 million hits.
Kim Jong Kook and Yoo Jae Suk engage in a light-hearted diss battle on the latest episode of SBS’ “Running Man.”
When it is time for the members divide into groups, Jinusean and Kim Jong Kook, who were both massive stars in the 90s, end up in the same team. Looking at the three, Yoo Jae Suk comments, “Did you put the ancient people together?”
Kim Jong Kook fires back at the current top MC, “You were so unpopular in the 90s. In the past, Yoo Jae Suk hosted one of my fan club events.”
A faulty elevator almost led to a horrible accident at an apartment building in a suburb of Seoul.
The video of the incident, featured below, shows a man as he attempts to enter an elevator. When the doors open, however, the elevator continues to ascend instead of coming to a stop. Unaware of this, the man trips into the elevator as it continues to rise, but is luckily able to escape before being crushed.
According to the SBS report, the defect that causes an elevator to function while its doors are open can be fixed with the addition of a single safety mechanism. Although a 2000 law made the installation of such a mechanism mandatory, the elevator in question was installed in 1999 and was thus exempt from such regulations.