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Hallyu Fest 2012 in Philippines!

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Hallyu Fest 2012 in Philippines!

July 28, 2012 was a day dedicated to Hallyu fans in the Philippines. The Hallyu Fest 2012 at MOA, Center Stage was a success! It was an event organized by the Korean Cultural Center of the Philippines in line with the celebration of their first anniversary. This event has KPOP cover dance groups battling it out to represent the Philippines in the KPOP Dance Cover Festival during the Hallyu Dream Festival on September at Gyeongju, South Korea. There was also a Drama Cosplay Competition, photo contests and raffles with awesome prizes won by lucky winners.

Of course, the highlight of the event was none other than the appearance of the special guest which was Boyfriend, a popular young boygroup under Starship Entertainment which also boast popular artists like K.Will and Sistar. The group consisted of six handsome boys namely Leader Donghyun, Maknae Minwoo, The Twins: Youngmin and Kwangmin, Vocalist Jeongmin and Lead Vocalist Hyunseong. The boys acted as judges for the KPOP Dance Cover competition wherein several cover groups showed their skills in dancing and cosplaying their favorite idol groups.

The event started with the contestants showcasing their dance number, followed by the presentation of the different theme songs used for the different Korean dramas that became a hit in the Philippines and helped develop the Hallyu Wave in the country. Boyfriend showed their amazement by waving their hands in the air and encouraging the audience to do the same. After that was the time for the Drama Cosplay Competition where the grand winner was none other than two cute kids playing as Baby Dongyi and Young girl Dongyi.

Boyfriend heated up the event and made the crowd much hyper and enthusiastic as ever as they finally performed, starting off with their latest single Love Style. The boys were sporting cute outfits that fitted the mood of the song. Their performance was followed by the interview. Read the details of the interview below:

MC: This is your first time in the Philippines, how do you feel about it or what do you think about it?

Boyfriend: At the airport, we already saw our Filipino fans. We love seeing them!

MC: What is the album (Love Style) all about?

Boyfriend: Its about our love for our fans, Best Friends!

MC: You actually have lots of fans in the Philippines. In the last KPOP Convention, your group won the Rookie of the Year award. How do you feel about that?

Boyfriend: We feel honored about winning the award and about being the judges for this event.

MC: What Korean food can you recommend to the Filipinos?

MC: Recommend a place to go to when visiting Korea.

Boyfriend: Han River, Dongdaemun and the Park.

MC: Give a Korean word we should all know.

Boyfriend: Saranghae (I Love You) and Namjachingu (Boyfriend).

MC: What is the favorite past time or hobby of the group?

Boyfriend: Communication. We like talking to one another.

MC: If youre not a KPOP Idol, what would you be doing now?

Kwangmin: Ill be a writer.

Youngmin: Ill probably still be a singer since I love singing.

MC: Which singers would you like to collaborate with?

Boyfriend: Super Junior Sunbaenim.

MC: What is your favorite track in your albums?

Boyfriend: Dont Touch My Girl and Ill Be There.

MC: What is your ideal proposal to a girl?

Boyfriend: Saying Saranghae while making a heart sign.

MC: What is the best gift to give to your girlfriend?

Boyfriend: Well sing our songs.

MC: Show the main point of the choreography of one of your songs.

Boyfriend: *showed the main point of their choreography for their song, Boyfriend*

After that, the boys performed their debut single, Boyfriend with much vigor. Their playful antics and smiles showed how much they enjoy performing in front of their Filipino fans. Leader Donghyun made the fans squeal like crazy with his fanservice.

The boys also awarded the winners for the KPOP Dance Cover competition. There was a tie for the first place winner and the grand winner and the representative of the Philippines for the competition in Korea is none other than Boys on Fire, a cover group of popular YG Entertainment girl group, 2NE1.

The event ended with a birthday surprise for Minwoo wherein he was given a big cake from Boyfriend Philippines, their official fanclub in the Philippines. The other members got mini cakes and the trophy for winning Rookie of the Year award last KPOP Convention was also given to them.

[PIC][PIC][PIC]Source: Korea.com

Taeyeon Soothes with “Rain”

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Taeyeon Soothes with “Rain”

Taeyeon Soothes with RainWritten by ability of Chelsea On February 10, 20162016 is already shaping up to be moderately the jam-packed year for SM Entertainment. As neatly as their already complete line-up of artists, the corporate announced their plan to debut the dynamic new boy assignment NCT, besides equally a new weekly unlock series known as Studio. For the Studio series, Lee Soo-man ambitiously announced the companys plan to release a new virtualunmarriedeach and every week for a complete year. The primary artist to kick off the single fest would be 2015s damage out solo artist, SNSDs Taeyeon.

Much like glaringpossible choices for SNSD members to cross solo, Taeyeon may bethe maximum obviousselection for artists to kick off a new electronic campaign. SM hasn't ever excelled in digital sales, yet Taeyeon has the talent, fan base and vastcharmthat permits her to wreck the SM digital barriers. When the 1st teaser was once released, enthusiastslearned they were in for a song more jazzy, slow and in all probabilitya bit of gloomier than its predecessor, I.

At first listen, Rain feels awful upbeat for any suchdespair song. Taeyeons jazzy vocals and the glossy instrumentation lull listeners into a tranquil night time rain, best to break their hearts with painful memories. The track, however, isnt about moping; its about the slow procedure of moving on, the style memories linger and to find us in at the oddest moments.

BTS and A Red take the gold medals in 400m relay race at '2016 Idol Famous person Athletics Championship'

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BTS and A Red take the gold medals in 400m relay race at '2016 Idol Famous person Athletics Championship'

The 400m relay race was once aired on February 10, and A Pinkmanaged to have the maximum efficient teamwork and the fastest speeds, winning the gold medal. EXIDcame in second, and G-Friendwon the bronze at third.

K.Will, JungGiGo, Joo Young, and BrotherSu 'Cook for Love' in new MV teaser!

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K.Will, JungGiGo, Joo Young, and BrotherSu 'Cook for Love' in new MV teaser!

The 4 artists printed their track video teaser for "Cook for Love", which they megastar in themselves. As the name suggests, the song is readyany personappearing their love by way of cooking something special. The singers star in the MV themselves, and each and every get in a position to make a delectable treat.

Did Jaekyung divulge Rainbow's upcoming name song?

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Did Jaekyung divulge Rainbow's upcoming name song?

The Rainbow leader shared the photo above, which provideslovers more of a glance at the woman group's comeback ideain addition the free up date! Their album 'Prism' is scheduled for a February 15th release just in time for Valentine's Day.

She also posted the message, "#Rainbow #Whoo #20160215," making fans come to the belief that "Whoo" is the most likely championship of Rainbow's comeback title track. DSP Mediapreviously asked you to guess, yetwe will still mustwatch for updates!

Jun Ji Hyun Provides Birth To Little one Boy

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Jun Ji Hyun Provides Birth To Little one Boy

Jun is married to banker Choi Joon Hyuk, who works at the Bank of America's Seoul branch. Even supposingnow not a celebrity, Choi does have some well known relatives. He's the grandson of hanbok clothier Lee Young Hee, who opened the Lee Young Hee Korea Museum in Ny City. He is the son of favor designer Lee Jung Woo and the brother of Choi Joon Ho, a member of the k-pop team X-Large. Choi's father runs an asset control company.

In true k-drama taste Jun Ji Hyun and Choi Joon Hyuk were possibly fated to fulfill as they've known each and every other since they were children.They grew up in the similar neighborhood, yet lost touch till they were reintroduced via a mutual acquaintance.

The couple married in 2012. In an interview she acknowledged it used to be his boldness that won her over. He proposed by telling her to bring her passport on a date. They ended up traveling to Japan where he asked her to marry him.

Which woman staff took the gold in archery at the '2016 Idol Big name Athletics Championship'?!

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Which woman  staff took the gold in archery at the '2016 Idol Big name Athletics Championship'?!

MBCaired the women's pageant on February 10 after yesterday's co-ed battle, and the ladyteams who competed this night were undoubtedly up to the challenge. 4minuteand EXIDwent nose to nose in the semi-finals, and it used to bea tricky battle. 4minute's Jiyoonfaltered, getting fourissues in two shots, wasting the circularopposed to Hyerin. Sohyun, however, stuck up with nine and 10 points, yet EXID's Hyerin took the win with her ultimate arrow, getting 10 points.

In the general battle, it became EXID against Red Velvet, who had defeated MAMAMOOin the semi-finals. EXID's Soljistarted with 6 features and ended with 10, and Yerishot five and 7, hanging EXID in the lead. Red Velvet's Irenedid excellent, shooting 9, 9, and 6, but they still were not able to defeat EXID.

BIGBANG’s T.O.P Hilariously Impersonates Hollywood Stars

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BIGBANG’s T.O.P Hilariously Impersonates Hollywood Stars

BIGBANGs T.O.P Hilariously Impersonates Hollywood Starsorionight February 10, 2016 0 BIGBANG is well known for some in theirfoolish antics, and member T.O.P isn't any different. On February 10, the rapper uploaded a sequence of videos channeling some of Hollywoods maximum iconic stars.

T.O.P shared more than one videos to his non-public Instagram, the usage of what seems like a cellular app to superimpose his own face onto footage of noted Hollywood stars. From Robert De Niro to Johnny Depp, T.O.P obviously had a little too much amusing messing around with the app.

Find out the winner of the men's 60m race at the '2016 Idol Superstar Athletics Championship'!

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Find out the winner of the men's 60m race at the '2016 Idol Superstar Athletics Championship'!

BTS' Jungkook, Snuper's Woosung, BTOB's Minhyuk, MONSTA X' Jooheon, NU'EST's Baekho, and Big Star's Sunghakcompeted in the general match. Each person expected Jungkook to take position in the gold medal race, yet Woosung took audienceviamarvel by coming in 2d and taking the silver medal. In the beginning place used to be BTOB's Minhyuk as expected!

Lee Hyun Woo’s Fanatics Send Food Truck to “Moorim School” Movie Site

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Lee Hyun Woo’s Fanatics Send Food Truck to “Moorim School” Movie Site

Lee Hyun Woos Fanatics post Food Truck to Moorim CollegeMovieWebsite orionight February 10, 2016 0 Fans of Lee Hyun Woo showed their strengthen for his existing role in the KBS drama Moorim School by way of sending him a food assist truck!

On February 10, Lee Hyun Woos firm Key East Entertainment released a photo of the actor with the truck, which served coffee. The coffee truck used to be branded after Lee Hyun Woos persona from Moorim School, Yoon Shi Woo. The truck arrived to the film site for the drama, which turned intothese days shortened to 16 episodes from the normal 20.

Lee Hyun Woo said, Despite the reality thatthe elements is cold, I felt the heat of the fans hearts. The Moorim School body of workers and I are all ready to experience filming thanks to the fans. I lengthen my gratitude to the entire fans who at all times support me.

Netizens stunned at uniform burst on Produce 101

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Netizens stunned at uniform burst on Produce 101

Is this why they statedthe entire men are going to vote for her??Wheres her bra??What is this about Mnet telling them no longer to wear the rest underneath?Are you certain they told them now not to wear anything?It sounds as if they did yetthe complete others sneaked anything underneath she will have to take merely listened to themShe most definitely didnt even realizeI knew something like this was going to take place soon ㅠㅠ Source: Instiz