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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Luhan spotted in a cafe for the first time after withdrawal from EXO

Not only EXO fans, but media are also keeping an eye to Luhan after he filed a lawsuit against SM Entertainment to terminate his contract.

Chinese website features an article about Luhan's recent public appearance, the first time after his withdrawal from EXO. According to their article, Luhan was wearing comfortbale casual clothes like t-shirt and denim pants with a cap on. He bought a drink in the cafe and quickly went out afterwards. He is spotted alone and seemed to be cautious as he keep on covering his face with his cap.

Meanwhile, on October 10, it was reported that Luhan has filed a lawsuit against SM Entertainment to terminate his contract due to health issues and his wish to focus more on personal career in China. Luhan is being represented by the same lawyer who handled Kris and Hangeng's case.

Source: 1 2

Super Junior release special album 'This is Love'

Super Junior release all the tracks of their special album 'This is Love' online today.

The special album consists of all tracks from their 'Mamacita' album and three new songs "Hit Me Up", "Don't Leave Me" and "Ing..." and a stage version of 'This is Love'.

Moreover, the album cover is very personalized by the members themselves. Each letter of 'This is Love' is individualized by each members by picking a photo representing their character.

You can download the songs through MelOn. Meanwhile, Super Junior are having their first comeback stage at M!Countdown today with 'This is Love' and 'Evanesce'

Can you guess which photo belongs to who?

Hello Venus' Alice and actor Seo Kang Joon are new faces of 'Pocky'

Hello Venus' Alice and actor Seo Kang Joon are chosen to be the new endorsers of famous chocolate stick 'Pocky'. The pair is going to act as couple carrying the product's promotional concept of a man waiting for the girl he likes.

According to the representative of the brand, Seo Kang Joon and Alice were a bit awkward doing a love confession scene but were able to execute the concept afterwards. Especially Kangjoon who made the mood warm with his deep voice and display of deliciously munching on his chocolate stick.

Alice, on the other hand, makes very fresh image through her beauty matching Seo Kang Joon. Moreover, Alice has received good response among fans ages 10-20 with her fresh appeal.

Meanwhile, expect more promotional ads and activities these innocent and fresh couple are going to do in the future as the product's models.

Sulli to attend 'Fashion King' VIP premiere on 31st

f(X) Sulli who is currently taking a break from entertainment activities due to mental stress from malicious comments is expected to attend her starring movie 'Fashion King' press conference scheduled on October 31.

This is the first time Sulli is making an appearance on media after the hiatus. According to the movie officials, the VIP screening of the movie will be attended by the main actors such as Joo Won, Ahn Jae Hyun, Park Se Young, Kim Song Oh, and Sulli.

Meanwhile, the movie premiers on theater starting on November 26.

Source: 1
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Tao sends message for hateful EXO fans and defends Sehun on SNS

EXO Tao has written a message for their Chinese fans who seem to be sending numerous amount of hateful messages.

Earlier today, fellow member Sehun created a weibo account. However, seems like some Chinese EXO-L are not happy about it that made Tao comment about it using his weibo, "Sehun created weibo account to for you is something to be happy about, isn't? If you like him, follow him but if not, then don't  send hateful comments to him. You guys are  EXO-Ls, why are you doing this?"

Sehun seems to be surprised as well as he wrote, "What's going on? Please stop it..just we are one ! I love you all!"

Tao also posted a message directed to his own haters, "To everyone who say something bad about me, you can do whatever you want. Making fake stories, I don't care any of that. But don't talk maliciously about my family, my members, and fans who love us."

Not only on their weibo accounts, but hateful fans are also flocking on their instagram accounts and sending hateful comments. Fortunately, some are also trying to comment good things and encouraging words in order to bury the malicious ones.

Source: Tao, Sehun

APink perform Japanese version of 'No No No' in Nagoya

To commemorate their Japanese debut, APink perform their  Japanese single 'No No No' in Nagoya in front of their fans.

Their Japanese single album is released today and they hold an event to treat their Japanese fans. Watch the clip and see the photos below:

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

AOA are chosen as promotional models of RPG game 'Fantasy Hero'

AOA are chosen as the promotional models of RPG mobile game 'Fantasy Hero'.

According to Kingnet Entertainment, "AOA has been receiving much love from male gamers through their hit song 'Miniskirt' in the age bracket of 20-30 years old." They also stated that choosing AOA will definitely bring joy to the gamers through their planned promotional activities in collaboration with the girls.

Do you play this game?

Nicole opens official fancafe, Facebook, and more in preparation for comeback

Nicole's comeback to industry is drawing near and everything's prepared for her initial promotions as she open her official fancafe, Facebook, Youtube, and more.

An official Nicole's staff have launched official fancafe, Facebook Page, Twitter account, and Youtube channel wherein her promotional materials such as photos, video, updates, news will be posted.

There's no definite date and further information released but expect more details soon. Don't miss the chance to be the first to know so check the official accounts linked below:

Fancafe    ->
Twitter     ->
Facebook ->
Youtube   ->

Meanwhile, Nicole signed with B2M Entertainment for her solo comeback and will be releasing a title track from Sweetune in mid-November.

EXO-K are appointed as ambassadors of C-Festival

EXO-K have been appointed as the ambassadors of C-Festival. The ceremony took place at Samseong-dong Trade Tower in Seoul on October 21.

C-Festival is a global cultural expo which will be held at Coex Convention and Exhibition Centre and World Trade Centre complex in Seoul. The event is going to be conducted in April-May next year and expected to be attended by 3 million people. It aims to promote the complex as a tourist landmark through various promotional events like design exhibits, kpop concerts, and more.

Four members of EXO-K, Suho, Baekhyun, Kai, and Sehun attended to represent the group. Check some photos from the event below:

Super Junior-M Zhoumi to join Jiyeon and Hyeri as MCs for MTV 'The Show'

Super Junior-M Zhoumi is now revealed to be the new male host of the 4th season of  SBS MTV's 'The Show: All About K-POP' or simply 'The Show.

He will join MCs T-ara Jiyeon and Girl's Day Hyeri hosting the show starting on October 28. Since 'The Show' season 4 is co-produced by Korean and Chinese production and will be broadcasted in China through TUDOU.

Super Junior-M Zhoumi's has a huge popularity in China, and his addition to the MC line up is going to be anticipated. This is his first hosting challenge as music broadcast host but he has already hosting experiences as DJ.

ZE:A's leader Moon Junyoung to go on hiatus for reflection

Star Empire announces today that ZE:A's leader Moon Junyoung will be taking a break from all group activities as well as SNS to have time for reflection for causing worries and trouble to public especially to fans.

Star Empire posts their official statement on various platforms such as ZE:A's fancafe and SNS accounts.

The agency mentioned that the conflict was raised when ZE:A members were dissatisfied due to the agency's slow act to treat Taehyun's injury after his MMA fight. With this as the base, the members expressed that they wouldn't want to talk to their agency and in behalf of the members, Junyoung took his frustration over Twitter to get public sentiment for the agency to respond to the matter quickly. According to the agency, it wasn't the a wise move but for the leader, it was the only choice.

After the commotion on 21, Junyoung apologized about everything he had written and stated that everything was solved. However, contracting ideas and sentiment have been posted again by Junyoung stating that the solution mentioned is solely from the agency's point of view not his. Things have gotten perplexed and the public started to treat the situation ill and his words were misunderstood. Due to this, Star Empire is apologetic for the misunderstanding that caused pain to Junyoung, to his members and to his fans and expresses remorse out of the situation.

Finally, Star Empire announces that Junyoung will be temporarily halting group activities as well as SNS interactions to take time to reflect. Besides, ZE:A's leader has started to do so in the past month and expressed intent to do more for causing trouble to public especially to their fans. The agency continues, "We ask you to wait for Junyoung's return with a good image. He also expresses that you support the 8 members." Star Empire concludes their official stance by promising a new system considering ZE:A's opinions as well as agency's president Shin Joo Hak and will have harmonious and honest communication between its artists and to the fans.

What do you think about their decision?

Monday, October 20, 2014

Ladies' Code's manager to be filed with criminal charges for over-speeding

In the developing investigation regarding Ladies' Code's tragic car accident occurred on September 3, that resulted to the deaths of EunB and RiSe, and left the rest injured, the police are planning to file criminal charges to manager Park Mo (27)  for over speeding.

On October 20, according to Yongin Seobu Police Station, the detailed analysis result  submitted by NISI (National Institute of Scientific Investigation ) shows that the cause of the accident is over speeding rather than vehicle malfunction.

In their statement, after analyzing the black box recovered from Starex, The Road Safety Authority revealed that Park was driving 130kph which is more than the limit of 100kph. In this case, the police are going to further look into the cause of the accident which is over speeding before turning over to prosecutors.

Source: 1

EPIK HIGH to release MVs for 'Spoiler' & 'Happen Ending' ft. Kim Ji Soo

More of EPIK HIGH are coming in this midnight.

YG posted up a notice that the tracks from their 'Shoebox' album will be released online at midnight. In addition to that, music videos for their title tracks 'Spoiler' & 'Happen Ending' will be released as well.

Is it also revealed that Kim Ji Soo, a member of the upcoming YG's girl group, will be featured as the MV's heroine. Meanwhile, the physical release of 'Shoebox' will be on October 22.

Are you excited?

Saturday, October 18, 2014
Friday, October 17, 2014

YG postpones EPIK HIGH's 'Born Hater' MV release to offer condolences

EPIK HIGH fans are waiting at this hour for EPIK HIGH's anticipated MV for 'Born Hater' as it is announced to have star-studded featurings. However, fans would have to wait a little bit more as YG Entertainment announces that they are postponing the release.

Through their official Facebook page, YG posts a notice,

"In light of the recent incident at the Techno Valley concert venue in Pangyo on 10/17, YG ENTERTAINMENT will be postponing the release of Epik High' music video for "BORN HATER" originally scheduled for 10/18 at midnight, to show its sincerest condolences to all those effected. 
We will be announcing the release of the video as it becomes determined."

Fortunately, fans have understood right away as they also pray for the tragic deaths of those who have died. See the news about the tragic accident that killed 16 audiences HERE

Let's pray for their souls be rest in peace.

ChoA and Way to give out 'strawberry milk' on streets as promo event

Strawberry Milk's twins ChoA and Way are conducting an special event for fans as part of their promotional activities as a unit.

On 17, Chrome Entertainment announces that Strawberry Milk are going to give out strawberry milk on the streets as their special events for fans. It is going to be a two-day event starting from October 18 to 19.

The twins are going to start handing out delicious strawberry milk to passers by on 18 at 3PM in Sincheon and in Seokchon Lake, Jamsil  at 4PM on 19th.

Lucky those who will get strawberry milk from the twins!

[BREAKING] Total of 15 fans died in a tragic accident during 4-minute's stage at a music festival

Note: This is a developing story so there might be inconsistencies. Pray for their souls. R.I.P.

Indeed a fresh and shocking news has arrived wherein reports are stating that fans are found dead during 4-minute's performance at this afternoon's Pankyo Techno Valley Culture Festival in Sungnam.

A developing report from THE FACT confirms that a ventilation window collapsed during 4-minute's performance which caused more than  20 audience to fall down at the height of 10 meters (3 stories).

Police and rescue workers have arrived at the scene and confirmed that 15 people have died while 10 others are injured. According to reports, the window collapsed to the weight of the fans climbing up to watch 4-minute's performance.

This post is currently developing....

UPDATE: 16 dead as of 8:20PM (KST)

Sources: 1 2 3 4

2AM to comeback with a new album & track 'I'll Give You Everything'

2AM is reported to have a comeback in the end of this month with a new album and title track 'I'll Give You Everything' composed by Jo Kyu Man.

The vocal group are treating this comeback as gift to their fans as they didn't do broadcast activities for their 'Nocturne' album last year.

Meanwhile, the track will be pre-released on 27th and the album will be available offline on 30th.

Super Junior release concept image for 'Mamacita' special edition a lbum

Super Junior has released the concept image for their upcoming 7th 'Mamacita' special edition album, where the member appear in two-toned suit. Members Kangin, Donghae, and Heechul are also seen having their musical instruments.

The album will consists of 13 tracks including a special rendition of 'This Is Love' as well as three new songs. For this album, the members are involved in the planning of concept and album design, and each is expected to show their unique musical color.

It will be released online on 23rd and will be available in physical stores on 27th. Meanwhile, Super Junior are going to showcase special stages for 'This is Love' and 'Evanesce' at M!Countdown on 23rd.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

BTOB release date & jacket photos for Japanese debut single 'WOW'

Limited Edition CD+DVD+photo booklet (24pages)

BTOB unveil the jacket photos for their Japanese debut single album 'WOW'.

The boys are making a Japanese version of 'WOW', which is the title track from their domestic 2nd mini album 'Press Play' released in 2012. Just like the playful and lively concept of the song which they promoted, they are going to bring a level-up energy and youthful appeal on their Japanese debut.

Meanwhile, BTOB are making their official Japanese debut on November 12 by releasing the single album in two editions.

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