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Lady Gaga & Psy to join 2NE1 & Big Bang at South Korea Festival!



Lady Gaga and Psy will be joining 2NE1 and Big Bang on a summer music festival in South Korea.
The South Korea Festival will be held at Seoul's Olympic stadium from August 15 to 16, 2014. This event will feature the big names in K-Pop and their ironic anticipated unexpected great performances will be showcased. Lady Gaga will perform on the second day of the festival.
On Lady Gaga's first concert in South Korea in April 2012, many religious groups voiced out that they wanted her show to be cancelled as they believed that she was promoting homosexuality and pornography. As a result, only 18 years old and older were allowed to watch her concert.
As to the question if her performance on the festival will be banned just like what happened in 2012, a spokeswoman for the state rating board said, "We don't know yet the contents and details of her performance for the festival, so it will be too early to decide

Quiz: What Role Would You Play in a K-Pop Group?

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As fans we have all fantasized about what it would it be like to be a part of the idol world. Wouldn’t it be fun to be dolled up, wear the hottest clothes, and perform in front of thousands of adoring fans? If you were an idol, what role in the group would you play? Would you be the talented main vocal, the beautiful visual, or the responsible leader?

Take this quiz to find out what your role would be in a K-pop idol group! Then go through the gallery to see all the possible outcomes and the real life idol examples.

Well, what did you get? Let us know in the comments below! Maybe some of you can meet up and create the next K-pop group!

Big Bang’s Seungri passes over 1 million followers on Instagram


Big Bang's youngest member, Seungri is the next YG Entertainment artist to pass the one million followers on Instagram, joining in K-Pop social media elite!
Seungri shared many photos on his instagram, from daily life photos, selfies to the back-stage ones. He also shared many moments taken with other artists like MC Yoo Jae Suk, little girl Song Ji Ah, foreigner artists,...
Be sure to follow him at: http://instagram.com/seungriseyo
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Some K-Pop male idols show grief and support for the sunken Sewol ship



The photo above that was provided by the Korea Coast Guard and was released by Yonhap showed that the rescuers don't halt searching for the possible survivors and unfortunate cadavers even it's late at night.
Some of the male K-Pop idols used their social media account to express their grief and support for the sunken Sewol ship.
Here are some:
Big Bang's G-Dragon #PRAYFORSOUTHKOREA
— G-DRAGON (@IBGDRGN) April 17, 2014

2PM's Nichkhun
Let's pray for the sunken ship. Hope they will find more survivors.
— นิชคุณ Buck หรเวชกุล (@Khunnie0624) April 16, 2014

Jay Park
Just heard about what happened.... So unfortunate everyone pray for a miracle.. Rip to the lost ones ...삼가고인의명복을빕니다.

Fans of EXO, BAP, VIXX, Infinite and many more to send in their supports for the Sewol victims


People around the world are grieving over the Sewol tragic accident, and they are all sending in their sincere condolences to everyone who involved, especially many it's heartwarming to see many K-Pop fans are doing good deeds on behalf of their idols.

On April 18th, fans of idol groups such as EXO, VIXX, BAP, Infinite, GOT7, BTS, Super Junior, SHINee, Big Bang and many more have delivered many necessary supplies under their idols' names such as coffee, vitamin drinks, tea, energy bars, hot packs, blankets, paper cups, toothbrushes, toilet paprts and etc to everyone who is currently at Jindo Stadium with messsages hoping for everyone to comeback safely.

About the current situation at Jindo, it was reported that 28 deaths have been confirmed, 179 people have been rescured while there are still 268 people to be missing.

Seungri garners up a storm of 1 million followers on Instagram

Seungri is the next YG artist to surpass the 1 million follower milestone on Instagram, proving himself to be an SNS star, as well!


SEE ALSO: Big Bang become the first Korean boy group to surpass 100 million views on YouTube with their "Fantastic Baby" MV



Congratulations to the Big Bang maknae. If you want daily updates on his life through handsome pictures and fun videos, make sure you follow him @seungriseyo to help him reach the next million. Are you following Seungri yet?



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2, 3, 4 Songs… Why Does YG Release Multiple Title Songs?

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2NE1 had 2, Akdong Musician had 3, and G-Dragon had 4 title songs. While the vast majority of other singers usually go with 1 title song, YG Entertainment artists usually succeeds with at least 2 title songs.

Akdong Musician came out with their debut album Play on the 7th. They first came out with double title songs "200%" and "Melted," two very different songs. They then opened up voting polls for fans to choose their favorite song as their 3rd title song. On the 14th "Give Love" was the final selection. Akdong Musician is currently filming the "Give Love" music video in Japan.

2NE1 released their 2nd full length album in February, and chose double title songs "Come Back Home" and "Gotta Be You."

G-Dragon"s album released last September had a whopping four title tracks

Big Bang’s G-Dragon and Taeyang to Release Pictorial Record in Korea, Japan and China

Big Bang’s G-Dragon and Taeyang will be releasing a pictorial record containing photos and video footage from Paris.

G-Dragon and Taeyang’s pictorial record G-Dragon X Taeyang In Paris 2014 will be released in Korea, China and Japan simultaneously on June 11.

The pictorial record will contain photos of G-Dragon and Taeyang from Paris fashion week in January as well as a high quality video footage.

The two Big Bang members attended ‘2014 Paris Week’ in January as guest celebrities, receiving spotlights from foreign media outlets, such as The Guardian, W Magazine, WWD and more.

They also met with numerous world-renowned fashion creators, including Karl Lagerfeld, Rick Owens, Hedi Slimane, Thom Brown, Carine Roitfeld and more.

Photo credit: YG Entertainment

Big Bang G-Dragon And Taeyang To Release Paris Photobook In Korea-Japan-China

Group Big Bang members G-Dragon and Taeyang will be releasing their Paris phonebook in Korea, China and Japan.

They will be releasing their "G-DRAGON x TAEYANG IN PARIS 2014" photo book on June 11 in 3 countries.

This photo book was created while they were at Paris Fashion week this past January. 

The photo book captures both of their styles as they posed naturally for the photo shoot.

Both members attended various designers fashion shows from Chanel to Lanvin.

After attending Paris Fashion Week, the two gained much attention from media all around the world for their fashion sense.

This photo book will allow fans to see not only their K-Pop side, but a new fashion icon image that has been recently gaining much global attention

G-Dragon and Taeyang to Release Paris Photo Book

On June 11, Big Bang will be releasing a photo book of G-Dragon and Taeyang in Paris, called “G-DRAGON x TAEYANG IN PARIS 2014.”

The photo book will be released simultaneously in Korea, China, and Japan. It will feature photos and video footage of G-Dragon and Taeyang in Paris during the Paris Fashion Week this past January, where they attended a fashion show for big names in the fashion industry such as Chanel, Lanvin, Saint Laurent, Tom Ford, etc.

In the photo book, G-Dragon and Taeyang are captured not as artists, producers, or K-Pop stars, but global style icons.

See also:

G-Dragon and Taeyang at Paris Fashion Week

G-Dragon and Taeyang Turn Heads during Lanvin Fashion Show in Paris

G-Dragon and Taeyang Pose With Karl Lagerfeld