The K-pop craze that’s taking the world by storm was also manifest on the largest video portal site in the world, Youtube.
On December 21st, Youtube reported the top 10 most-watched music videos by domestic citizens in Korea (not including overseas views) since January 1st, 2011.
According to the report, the #1 most-watched K-pop music video in Korea for 2011 was Wonder Girls‘ and their hit track, “Be My Baby“.
HyunA‘s solo single “Bubble Pop” came in at #2, while SNSD‘s “The Boys” came in at #3, holding a record for immediately receiving 400,000 views upon release. Read the rest of this entry
Director Kim Ho Sang of ‘Invincible Youth 2‘ recently tweeted a photo from the show’s first shoot.
Excitement for the broadcast spiked when fans saw Hyoyeon, Sunny, Suzy, Amber, Bora, Go Woori, Ye Won, and Kang Ji Young smiling brightly near the ocean. Read the rest of this entry
Japanese girl group Perfume recently attended a press conference on the 14th for the 2011 Asia Song Festival (ASF) held at the Inter-Burgo Hotel in Daegu.
The girls who were at the event representing Japanese artists revealed, “We met SNSD at a music program we both participated in and we became close. We e-mail each other from time to time.” Read the rest of this entry
Last month, miss A released a special edition version of their first album in Taiwan, and it’s been climbing local charts! Immediately after its release, the album ranked first on several charts, proving its explosive popularity.
“Good Bye Baby” ranked first on Taiwan’s biggest music portal, ‘Ezpeer‘, alongside Read the rest of this entry
The ‘2011 Asia Song Festival‘ will be held on October 15th at the Daegu Stadium at 6PM KST. It has been reported that 13 teams from 6 countries, including Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Thailand, will be present for the event.
The three Kpop idol groups who will be representing Korea will be Super Junior, SNSD, and B2ST.
Furthermore, Super Junior’s Donghae and SNSD’s Seohyun will be performing a live duet for the theme song, “Dreams Come True“. All sales from the theme song’s digital single will be donated to UNICEF. Read the rest of this entry
On October 6th, Mnet broadcast performances from the ‘Hallyu Dream Concert‘ in place of their regular weekly airing of their music program, ‘M! Countdown‘.
Earlier this week, top stars gathered at the Kyungju Citizen Stadium for a night of fun performances put on by their favorite idols. Hosted by 2PM’s Taecyeon, SHINee’s Minho, and actress Park Shin Hye, the concert was led by artists like SNSD, TVXQ, 2PM, SHINee, miss A, B2ST, 4minute, T-ara, SISTAR, MBLAQ, ZE:A, Read the rest of this entry
On October 4th, 2PM and miss A attended the production conference for their 2011 interactive campaign movie, “Hello“, at the Lotte Cinema in Seoul. The two idol groups were honorary ambassadors for ‘Touch Korea‘ and the Korea Tourism Organization. Read the rest of this entry
Last month, we revealed that this year’s ‘2011 Hallyu Dream Concert‘ would be held on October 3rd at the Gyeongju Civic Stadium. Stars rolled out in their finest this evening, and shone brilliantly for the camera.
A total of 19 idol groups and solo artists will be performing later tonight. The full list includes: TVXQ, 2PM, SNSD, SHINee, miss A, GD&TOP, Se7en, SECRET, Kim Gun Mo, ZE:A, 4minute, Read the rest of this entry
Kelompok gadis miss A akhirnya menggebrak Cina memulai debutnya dengan merilis edisi khusus 1 full album mereka.
Album edisi khusus dirilis dalam kedua toko dan online di Taiwan pada 30 September. Sementara Hong Kong harus membeli salinan digital pada hari yang sama, di dalam toko penjualan akan tersedia suatu pada bulan Oktober. Adapun sisanya dari Cina, salinan akan dibuat siap untuk pembelian di bulan November. Read the rest of this entry
Pada 13 September, MBLAQ tampil di KBS2TV Chuseok Khusus, “Idol Battle Lord of Magic” di mana mereka menempatkan pada kinerja mata penangkapan menggunakan lampu.
Menggunakan cahaya di panggung gelap, lima anggota MBLAQ yang datang bersama-sama dan dilakukan dengan Read the rest of this entry