Singer Kim Jeong-hoon to release new song at April fan

feb 09 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Singer Kim Jeong-hoon to release new song at April fan

Singer Kim Jeong-hoon will disclose a new song at an upcoming fan meeting scheduled for April in Korea, according to his agency Mersenne Entertainment on Wednesday. A press release by Mersenne said that Kim, who is set to be discharged from the army at the end of this month after having fulfilled his two-year mandatory military duties, will introdu...

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Park Jung-min's solo album tops music chart in Taiwan

feb 08 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Park Jung-min's solo album tops music chart in Taiwan

Korean idol Park Jung-min has topped album charts in Taiwan with his latest release "Not Alone," according to his agency CNR Media on Friday. CNR announced in a press release that Park's first solo album "Not Alone," which went on sale on January 28, came in at No. 1 on Taiwan's Five Music weekly album chart and online retailer website

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Steve Barakatt to hold concert in Korea in March

feb 08 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Steve Barakatt to hold concert in Korea in March

Candian New Age pianist Steve Barakatt will come to Seoul for a concert in March, informed the concert's organizer CREDIA on Wednesday. According to a press release by CREDIA, Barakatt, also a versatile composer and an arranger will give a concert at the Concert Hall of the Seoul Arts Center on March 13.The 36-year-old musician who has studied wide...

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Far East Movement coming to Seoul in March

feb 08 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

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Far East Movement, the first Asian-American band to top the America's Billboard chart, will perform live in Seoul this coming March, according to the concert's promoter VU Entertainment on Tuesday. VU announced today that the electro-hip hop group, composed of members Kev Nish, Prohgress, J-Splif and DJ Virman, is set to hold their first Korea con...

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[INTERVIEW] Boy band TEEN TOP

feb 08 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Boy band TEEN TOP

Interview with boy band TEEN TOPMy name is C.A.P. My real name is Bang Min-soo. I was born on November 4, 1992. I have a sister who is three years older than me and another one that is a year older than me. I graduated from high school this year and I will be a freshmen majoring in dance at Dong Seoul University. It's not ballet even though it's da...

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MBLAQ's Mir hospitalized for back injury

feb 08 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

MBLAQ's Mir hospitalized for back injury

Korean male idol Mir from MBLAQ has been hospitalized due to a back injury, according to his agency J.Tune Entertainment on Tuesday. "Mir was taken into the hospital late last night because a back injury he has had for a while has worsened and will undergo tests today," a PR official from J.Tune explained to 10Asia over the phone. "He has always ...

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Frank Wildhorn: Cho Seung-woo and Kim Junsu bring special

feb 08 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

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Song "This is the Moment" sung in various versions by musical actor Cho Seung-woo, singer K.will, Big Bang member Daesung, and many other Korean stars and "Once Upon a Dream" which was the theme song to film "Shiri" and figure skater Kim Yuna's gala show. These two songs which the public is familiar with are number from the musical "Jekyll & Hyde."...

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[REVIEW] Musical "Tears of Heaven"

feb 08 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

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JYJ Kim Junsu's second musical, a global project created by human resource in Korea and Broadway, a hybrid of different genres which started from a seven-minute long music video. Like so, a variety of modifiers can be used to describe "Tears of Heaven." The show may have constantly been compared to mega-hit West End musical "Miss Saigon" with it be...

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TVXQ claims No.1 in Japan's Oricon monthly singles chart

Feb 08 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

TVXQ claims No.1 in Japan's Oricon monthly singles chart

TVXQ's latest single album has claimed first place on Japan's prestigious Oricon monthly singles chart, according to its official website. The duo's single "Why (Keep Your Head Down)" was ranked No.1 on Oricon singles monthly chart for January after selling over 231,000 copies in just six days of its release on January 26. This is the second h...

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Black Eyed Peas DJ tweets about 2NE1's upcoming album

Feb 08 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Black Eyed Peas DJ tweets about 2NE1's upcoming album

Black Eyed Peas producer DJ Poet has posted a comment on his Twitter account (http://twitter.com/poetnamelife) about coming to Korea to help produce Korean girl group 2NE1's upcoming English album. On Monday, DJ Poet wrote a comment regarding 2NE1's U.S. debut album saying, "Off to korea with @boomnote josh one! Get ready for 2NE1!!!! Here we go!!!...

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"Day by Day" takes win on Mnet singles chart

Feb 08 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Day by Day takes win on Mnet singles chart

Songstress Kim Bo-kyung's debut song "Day by Day" took first place on music cable channel Mnet's weekly singles chart during the week of January 31 to February 6, climbing up a step from the previous week.The song which is the title track to singer Kim's first mini-album "The First Day" released on January 24, is a ballad that expresses one's s...

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Kim Hyun-joong set to release solo album in May

Feb 07 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Kim Hyun-joong set to release solo album in May

Korean idol Kim Hyun-joong will release his solo album in May, making him the fourth SS501 member to launch a solo singing career. "He is currently selecting the tracks to be included in his upcoming album," a PR official from his agency KEYEAST explained to 10Asia over the phone. "We are hoping to release the album sometime in May but nothing is s...

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Super Junior sells most records in 2010 on Gaon chart

Feb 07 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Super Junior sells most records in 2010 on Gaon chart

Super Junior sold the most albums last year, according to the estimates by the Korea Music Content Industry Association's (KMCIA) Gaon music chart.An official in charge of handling the charts told 10Asia on Monday that the 13-member boy group's fourth album "BONAMANA," composed of 11 tracks and released on May 13 of last year, took first place i...

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TVXQ's Shim Changmin starrer "Paradise Farm" to air in Japan

Feb 07 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

TVXQ's Shim Changmin starrer

TVXQ's Shim Changmin starrer "Paradise Farm" will begin its run in Japan in May. According to the official TVXQ Japanese website on Monday, "Paradise Farm" will air on Japan's Digital Adventure TV (DATV) starting May, while the cast will hold press conferences and interviews in the country from February till April. "Paradise Farm," helmed by direct...

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Girl group Secret & Seungri, new winners to televised music

Feb 07 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Girl group Secret & Seungri, new winners to televised music

Four-member girl group Secret was named the winner on the latest episode of KBS' "Music Bank" while Seungri from male band Big Bang took the trophy from SBS' Inkigayo." Secret's "Shy Boy" was ranked No.1 on the K-chart of "Music Bank" according to the show's website displayed today, beating other contenders such as IU's "Good Day," and...

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KARA officially resumes activities as five-member group

Feb 07 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

KARA officially resumes activities as five-member group

Girl group KARA, whose members Han Seungyeon, Kang Jiyoung and Nicole are embroiled in a dispute with their agency DSP Media, went back to pursuing their activities as a five-member entity over the Lunar New Year holidays.According to Japanese media outlets including Sankei Sports over the weekend, KARA resumed filming for their TV series "URAKARA"...

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IU to appear at Corinne Bailey Rae concert next month

Feb 07 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

IU to appear at Corinne Bailey Rae concert next month

Korean songstress IU will sing at British singer Corinne Bailey Rae's concert next month. The concert's promoter Nine Entertainment announced on Monday that IU has been chosen as the special guest performer for Corinne Bailey Rae's concert to be held at AX Korea Concert Hall on March 10. "I was planning on watching the concert but it's such a great...

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Big Bang announces Japan tour dates

Feb 07 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Big Bang announces Japan tour dates

Korean male idols Big Bang have announced the dates for their upcoming concert tour in Japan in May, according to their agency YG Entertainment on Monday.YG announced in a press release that the boys will kick off their concert tour titled "Love & Pain Tour" in Japan with their first performance at the Osaka Castle Hall located in Osaka of Japan on...

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4minute wins new artist at Billboard Japan Music Awards 2010

Feb 01 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

4minute wins new artist at Billboard Japan Music Awards 2010

Korean female idols 4minute won an award at the Billboard Japan Music Awards 2010 over the weekend, according to their agency Cube Entertainment on Monday. Cube announced through a press release that 4minute received the "K-Pop New Artist Award" at the Billboard Japan Music Awards held at the Tokyo Midtown Hall of Japan on February 6. "It is a grea...

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Super Junior's Yesung and Shindong wish fans happy Lunar New Year

Feb 01 2011 | in Drama & Movie News | by korean-drama-guide

Super Junior's Yesung and Shindong wish fans happy Lunar New Year

Super Junior member Yesung has posted a picture of himself and bandmate Shindong wishing their fans a happy Lunar New Year on his official Twitter website (http://twitter.com/shfly3424). In the photograph uploaded on Monday, both idols singers were seen smiling brightly while wearing hanbok [traditional Korean attire] with a comment underneath say...

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