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5 Things I LOVED in K-pop: 7/9 – 7/15

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Im back after a week off camping in the wilds of Hawaiiand what a week to miss with so many things going on in K-pop including the huge comebacks of 2NE1, Super Junior, and T-ara and in my fave K-drama of the moment Jung Yong-hwa and Juniel making cameos while Jong-hyuns character sang on the show.  Well, no use crying over missed K-pop things!  This last week in K-pop saw: Brave Entertainment debut their boy band Big Star and their 300 million won MV for Hot Boyhope that pays off, SNSDs Hyoyeon and her partner Kim Hyung-suk made it to the finals of Dancing with the Stars Korea, Season 2, 4Men and Ulala Session both released a second version of their MVs for their songs from the Gaksital OST, B.A.P. released their Goodbye MV featuring matoki, N-Train released Ill Forget You, F.T. Island released the PV for Top Secret, Boom released a new song Let Me Play featuring Gaeko, A-JAX got some Hot Game featuring KARAs Nicole (loved her shoes), NUEST wants some Action, and 2PMs Wooyoung made his solo debut with Sexy Lady.

So much things going on in K-pop, so little time.  What 5 Things happened in K-pop last week that I think were a little more special than the rest?  Keep reading to find out and as always if youre not up-to-date on your K-pop turn back now because spoilers most definitely will ensue.

5. A K-pop Flash in Hawaii

The Hawaii Korean Chamber of Commerce held its 11th Annual Korean Festival on July 14th at Kapiolani Park on the island of Oahu.  An estimated 30,000 people attended the festival which featured Korean Food, traditional Korean dance performances, an autograph signing session with actor Seo Ji-seok, and a concert by Kim Wan-sun.  Also throughout the day the SM Town Hawaii group did their flash mob performance to a medley of SM Entertainment artists songs.  The group had been practicing for months with the hopes that their efforts would show that Hawaii has a K-pop audience and encourage SM Entertainment to bring an SM Town concert to Hawaii. Imua SM Town Hawaii!

4. Sistar wins on Music Bank

On the July 13th episode of KBS Music Bank, Sistar got a surprising win over Super Junior marking their first music show win for their summer jingle Loving U.  The girls seemed just as surprised as everyone else over the win as they were speechless at first, began tearing up, and in the end gave the audience a full bow.  Fellow SB writer Nicholas told me I had to check it out and Im glad that I did.  Theres been a lot of talk over whether or not these music show wins mean anything and while I do agree that the voting system of these awards are at times dubious, its obvious that a win means a lot to these hard working idolsespecially the newer groups. Heres to a well deserved win for Sistar, congratulations!

Im sure it would have be even funnier with subs, but I enjoyed Saturday Night Live Korea Season 2s episode featuring the boys of Super Junior.  They left almost no idol related subject untouched and werent half bad at acting either. I especially enjoyed the skit where Eunhyuk, Kyuhyun, Shindong, and Leeteuk talk crap about each other behind their backs.

2. Tiger JK, Yubin and Bizzy on YouI

In a recent interview, Tiger JK had said he would like to work with the Wonder Girls Yubin and when hearing of it Yubin in return had said she had always wanted to work with Tiger JK. Well, ask and ye shall receive.  Tiger JK, Yubin, and Bizzy throw it down with the song I Want You on the last episode of Lee Hyori and Jung Jae-hyungs  SBS music show, YouI.

After a two year hiatus PSY returns with his 6th studio album.  The title track Gangnam Style dropped on the 15th and the song was composed entirely by PSY.  He also choreographed the MV which includes cameos by Hyuna, Noh Hong-chul and Yoo Jae-suk. The great thing about PSY is that he doesnt take himself too seriously, he has his own distinctive sound, he knows how to have fun, and hes not above making fun of himself.  Check out his boss MV for Ganagnam Style.

Those were the 5 Things I LOVED in K-pop last week, were they yours?

(SMTownHawaii, KBS2, tvN, SBS, OfficialPSY)

Yoo Yeon Suk Doesn’t Wish to Cross on a Commute With Son Ho Joon

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Yoo Yeon Suk Doesn’t Wish to  Cross on a Commute With Son Ho Joon

Yoo Yeon Suk Doesnt Wish toPass on a Travel With Son Ho Joonhellohalcyon February 13, 2016 0 Actor Yoo Yeon Suk is lately running a hectictime table of appearing in musicals, filming movies, and doing photo shoots. Rainbows Jisook, who is operating as a reporter for KBSs Entertainment Weekly, sat down with him for an interview on February 13.

During the interview, Yoo Yeon Suk in briefmentioned his present musical. After a functionality one naturally lose weight, he said. Every performance calls for him to sing about 29 songs. He additional explains, I have a 2d performance this weekend. When youcome with the curtain call, I sing practically 60 songs in a day.

Yoo Yeon Suk then announced his plans of going on a day trip for the hot year. He said, I can becomeonceI'm done with this musical. Then again I wont go with Son Ho Joon. He makes me frightened because I dont know what he'll do, he added. Yoo Yeon Suk and Son Ho Joon are known for their close friendship that began when they first met at the set of Answer 1994.

Watch the MBC Track Core performances for February 13th!

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Watch the MBC Track Core performances for February 13th!

Additionally, enthusiasts enjoyed a double functionalityby way of 4MINUTE who sung Hate and Canvas whilst G-Friend also graced the degreetwo times alongside Rough and Luv Star. Solji and Dujinsu, who won the these days aired pilot episode of MBCs Duet Tune Festival over the Lunar New Year holidays, took the stage with West Sky.

Other performers integrated The Legend, Yoo Seung Woo, Dalshabet, Teenager Top, Nop.K, Stellar, IMFACT, VROMANCE, and Cross Gene.

'Signal' Lee Je Hoon Needs To prevent Speaking With Jo Jin Woong

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'Signal' Lee Je Hoon Needs  To prevent  Speaking With Jo Jin Woong

On the 7th episode of tvN Friday/Saturday drama "Signal" (script Kim Eun Hee, director Kim Won Suk) broadcast on Feb. 6th, Park Hye Young (played through Lee Je Hoon) attached with Lee Jae Han (played by Jo Jin Woong) of the past. As the walkie talkies were attached again, he said, "At that moment, the detective told me. This walkie talkie will have tonow not take started."

At this, he said, "I have no idea why this walkie talkie beganyetI believeit is bestnot totry this anymore. I feel it just reasons more confusion. Please be careful" he acknowledged as he hung up the walkie talkie.

Meanwhile, "Signal" is ready two detectives - one from the beyond and one from the prevailing who keep in touchvia walkie talkies to get to the ground of long-time unresolved cases.

'Signal' Son Hyun Joo Seems As Victim of Grand Larceny Case

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'Signal' Son Hyun Joo Seems As Victim of Grand Larceny Case

In "Signal" Son Hyun Joo had a sturdyassembly with Jo Jin Woong.

On the 7th episode of tvN Friday/Saturday drama "Signal" (script Kim Eun Hee, director Kim Won Suk) broadcast on Feb. 6th, Jang Young Chul (played by way of Son Hyun Joo) the victim of the grand larceny case appeared.

Jang Young Chul mentioned the unlock of the genuine culprit of the grand larceny Han Se Kyu (played by Lee Dong Ha) and said, "I be expecting that the Justice Branch has made a smart decision" and expressed his opinion.

'Signal' Lee Je Hoon Cuts Of Walkie Talkie

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'Signal' Lee Je Hoon Cuts Of Walkie Talkie

Lee Jae Han told this truth to Park Hye Young. Nonetheless, Park Hye Young, "Didn't you are saying that this walkie talkie trademustno longer have started? I do now not know why this began and why it changed intoexcited by you and me, but I believeit iscorrect that we want toforestall now. Simply because we do this does not mean that the arena changes. We just purpose more confusion."

Meanwhile, "Signal" is set two detectives - one from the beyond and one from the prevailing who be in contactthru walkie talkies to unravel long-time unresolved cases.

'Signal' Kim Hye Soo Comes Back To Life

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'Signal' Kim Hye Soo Comes Back To Life

On the 7th episode of tvN Friday/Saturday drama "Signal" (script Kim Eun Hee, director Kim Won Suk) broadcast on Feb. 6th, Lee Jae Han (played by capacity of Jo jIn Woong) of the beyondstuck Han Se Kyu, the genuine culprit of the grand larceny case. Thank you to this, Cha Soo Hyun (played by Kim Hye Soo) became now alive.

Nonetheless, Oh Kyung Tae (played by Jung Suk Yong) killed anyone else just the explanation that his daughter was killed. As a result of this, he was still imprisoned.

In the end, he ended up loss of life there. The Park Hye Young (played by Lee Je Hoon) of the current saw that there has been Oh Kyung Tae's grave in the floor and was disappointed saying, "The past mayexchange but there are things that don'tswitch in the present. There is injustice in the world."

'Signal' Jo Jin Woong and Kim Hye Soo Bickering

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'Signal' Jo Jin Woong and Kim Hye Soo Bickering

On the 7th episode of tvN Friday/Saturday drama "Signal" (script Kim Eun Hee, director Kim Won Suk) broadcast on Feb. 6th, Lee Jae Han (played by way of Jo Jin Woong) of the beyondused to bein realitytricky on Cha Soo Hyun (played by Kim Hye Soo) who becamethe primaryfeminine cop of the department that he was in.

The police officials there even taught her how to drive, yet Cha Soo Hyun made numerous mistakes. Lee Jae Han felt frustrated saying, "That consumer has no answer. Kick her out" and was upset.

Meanwhile, "Signal" is ready two detectives - one from the past and one from the prevailing who keep up a correspondencethru walkie talkies to get to the ground of long-time unresolved cases.

'Signal' Kim Hye Soo Of The Beyond in Love

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'Signal' Kim Hye Soo Of The Beyond in Love

In "Signal" Kim Hye Soo began to broaden her love for Jo Jin Woong.

On the 7th episode of tvN Friday/Saturday drama "Signal" (script Kim Eun Hee, director Kim Won Suk) broadcast on Feb. 6th, Cha Soo Hyun (played through Kim Hye Soo) was once still picked on by Lee Jae Han (played by Jo Jin Woong) yet still started to love him little by little.

In particular, she started to get can coffee to blow their own horns her love shyly to him. She wrote to him on a message, "Thank you for being my driver, senior" or even drew a center but howevercoloured it as an exclamation point.

'Signal' Son Hyun Joo Seems As Robust Politician

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'Signal' Son Hyun Joo Seems As Robust Politician

Nonetheless, the pieces that Han Se Kyu stole were a subject of issue. Whilst investigating the incident of the Hanyoung bridge, he learned that there has been a scandal with recognize to the advance of the JInyang town and the homes that Han Se Kyu stole presents were all associated withthose 3 places. A collection of themodels that were stolen, there became definitive evidence that maydisplay what the scandal was.

At this, Lee Jae Han determinedto determine what the scandal was and went to the home where Han Se Kyu stole items, the area of Congressman Jang Young Chul (played by Son Hyun Joo).

Meanwhile, "Signal" is set two detectives - one from the beyond and one from the existing who keep up a correspondencevia walkie talkies to get to the ground of long-time unresolved cases.

VIXX’s Hyuk gifts enthusiasts for Valentine’s Day with Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” cover

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VIXX’s Hyuk gifts enthusiasts for Valentine’s Day with Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” cover

Share on FacebookShare on TwitterVIXX member Hyuk is gifting fanatics with a terrific gift this Valentines Day as he releases a canopy of Love Yourself by way of Justin Bieber.

Released on February 14th, the monochrome-shot video follows Hyuk in the studio as he records his cover, glancing at the camera as he sings to ST★RLIGHTs.