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Big Bang T.O.P Pictorial Record Ranks Fourth On Japan Oricon DVD Chart

Big Bang member T.O.P"s pictorial record has received a positive response in Japan.

On April 9, Oricon revealed that T.O.P"s "PICTORIAL RECORDS-FROM TOP" was ranked fourth on the Oricon DVD chart.

This is T.O.P"s first pictorial record since his debut 8 years ago. This record was released in Korea, China and Japan and received much attention.

This pictorial record was shot in new York last December and showcases T.O.P"s own style and concept.

Also, he will be holding an exhibition from May 1 to 4 at the JnB Gallery in Gangnam.

BoA / 2PM Junho / Big Bang TOP – Multi-Entertainers Ready To Take Control Of The Big Screen

From singing to acting, these top stars" multi-talents are taking them beyond the stage to the big screen. They"ll be meeting their fans on the big screen this year. Let"s take a look at some of their upcoming works.

BoA"s first Hollywood movie Make Your Move is a hot topic right now. 2PM"s Junho will star in Memories of the Sword and Big Bang"s TOP (aka Choi Seunghyun) will star in Tazza 2: The Hand of God.

BoA"s acting skills were well received by the public in KBS" "Hope for Love". She"s planning to greet viewers on the screen once again, but this time with a Hollywood film. BoA"s first ever Hollywood movie Make Your Move will follow the story of a boy and girl who grew up in very different environments. However, they will find common ground in dance and fall in love

‘Midnight TV’ Big Bang Seungri, “Girl Group Member Who’d Come The Moment I Call? Goo Hara”

Big Bang"s member Seungri revealed his close friendship with KARA"s member Goo Hara. (Photo : sbs)

Big Bang"s member Seungri revealed his close friendship with KARA member Goo Hara.

In SBS "Midnight TV" aired today, Seungri was asked about girl groups.

Kim Ji Suk asked, "Who is the one girl group member who would come right now if you call?" Seungri then chose Goo Hara, Gain, and Kang Min Kyung. Then he asked again, "If you were to pick one from those three?" and Seungri chose Goo Hara.

Someone else asked, "As a girl too?" but he asked, "No. We grew up together since we were little and developed dreams of becoming singers together."

Photo Credit: SBS

Model Lee Sung Kyung Joins YG Family and Acts in “It’s Okay, That’s Love”

Model Lee Sung Kung joined the YG crew and takes her chances in acting in the new SBS drama "It"s Okay, That"s Love".

Lee Sung Kyung is YG Entertainment and K Plus Model Company"s first collaboration actress, joining YG after Cha Seung Won and Choi Ji Woo"s lead. She became family with Big Bang, 2NE1, Epik High, Gu Hye Sun, and Yoo In Na.

"It"s Okay, That"s Love" is written by No Hee Kyung and directed by Kim Kyu Tae, telling the story of modern-day people who are sick in their hearts but do not realize it. Lee Sung Kyung will play the role of An So Nyeo, a troubled nineteen year-old.

So Nyeo is expelled from school and becomes a part-time worker at a cafe owned by suspense novel writer and radio DJ Jang Je Yeol (played by Jo In Sung). She becomes a member of a group therapy he attends, and meets psychiatrist Ji Hae Soo (played by Gong Hyo Jin); inspired by Ji Hae Soo, So Nyo later aspires to be a psychiatrist

YG and Samsung Collaborates to Launch Hip Hop Street Apparel Brand NONA9ON

YG Entertainment and Samsung Everland Fashion will launch their fashion brand NONA9ON.

YG had released a teaser image of the nonagon-shaped logo of the brand through their official blog on April 4, drawing curiosity from fans. They released NONA9ON"s first teaser clip today.

YG and Samsung Everland came together to form Natural 9. Natural 9 staff explained, "A nonagon is a 9-sided shape; it signifies variety and the infinite potential for growth".

NONA9ON"s first teaser clip, revealed on the YG official blog, was directed by YG"s Yang Hyun Suk, telling the story of NONA9ON"s birth through the performance of 9 dancers.

The second teaser clip will be released two days later, on April 11. Parris Goebel, world-renowned choreographer who has worked with Jennifer Lopez and Taeyang, and Choice37, YG producer for G-Dragon"s "One of a Kind", is rumored to be in charge of the second teaser clip

T.O.P To Hold Exhibition As Celebration Of The Pictorial Records Release

Big Bang"s T.O.P will hold an exhibition "FROM TOP EXHIBITION" on May 1-4 at the JnB Gallery to celebrate his pictorial records release.

T.O.P"s first pictorial record "1st PICTORIAL RECORDS FROM TOP" will be released on April 9; the exhibition held to celebrate its release will carry undisclosed images of T.O.P in addition to images from the pictorials.

The pictorial records, filmed with photographer Hong Jang Hyun in New York last December, is filled with T.O.P"s 27 year-old charm.

T.O.P poured his energy on the exhibition even through his busy filming and performance schedule, hand-selecting each picture to be displayed in the show.

The exhibition, held for 4 days, will be open to anyone that has purchased the pictorial records; even without pictorial record purchase, tickets can be bought on-site and through the G Market website

T.O.P to have an exhibition for his photobook


Big Bang's T.O.P will be having an exhibition for his solo photobook, 1st PICTORIAL RECORDS 'FROM TOP' in Seoul in May.

A representative from YG Entertainment said, "T.O.P will hold a 'FROM TOP' exhibition at JnB Gallery in Horim Art Center in Shinsadong, Gangnam from May 1st to 4th."
It was revealed that T.O.P and photographer Hong Jang Hyun spent an entire week in New York last December for shooting. The photobook which released on April 9th with 400 pages of only T.O.P can be purchased through various stores.
The exhibition will be available to only those who have purchased the photobook or have purchased tickets to the event. Be ready to the exhibition in upcoming May! Jenny@dkpopnews

MBLAQ members reveal who they want to work with for sub-units

MBLAQ took part in a recording of KBS 2TV“s “Yoo Hee Yeol”s Sketchbook” and revealed who they wanted to work with for a sub-unit. However, this was not limited to just MBLAQ members very much like how Toheart combined INFINITE“s Woohyun and SHINee“s Key.

For this fantasy sub-unit, G.O chose 2AM”s Seulong, Seung Ho chose his schoolmate and senior B2ST”s Junhyung, Mir chose g.o.d as he was a fan of the group since his youth, Thunder chose Big Bang“s G-Dragon, and Lee Joon chose ZE:A“s Kwanghee.

Lee Joon said, “Because there are a lot of members in ZE:A, Kwanghee complains that he gets too little parts. I understand his feelings, too. If we were to promote together, we could sing as much as we want

Model Lee Sung Kyung Joins YG Entertainment and Will Debut as Actress

Model Lee Sung Kyung will be joining the YG family and making her actress debut in new SBS drama, “It’s Okay, It’s Love.”

Lee Sung Kyung is the first model to make her debut as an actress as the result of a collaboration between YG Entertainment and model company K-Plus. She will be joining actors Choi Ji Woo and Cha Seung Won, along with the rest of the YG family members such as Big Bang, 2NE1, Epik High, Koo Hye Sun, Yoo In Na, etc. The agency is wasting no time by preparing for the model’s debut in “It’s Okay, It’s Love.”

In related news, actors Jo In Sung, Gong Hyo Jin and Lee Kwang Soo have been confirmed to also take part in “It’s Okay, It’s Love

Big Bang Seungri Names Kara’s Goo Hara as Close Friend

Big Bang’s Seungri talked about his close ties with Kara’s Goo Hara.

April 9’s broadcast of SBS’s One Night of TV Entertainment featured a ‘straightforward interview’ with the cast members of Angel Eyes, including Lee Sang Yoon, Ku Hye Sun, Kim Ji Suk, Gong Hyung Jin and Seungri.

Seungri was asked during the interview, “Which girl group member would come right away if you called them now?” and answered, “Kara’s Goo Hara, Brown Eyed Girls’ Gain and Davichi’s Kang Min Kyung.”

When Kim Ji Suk then insisted that Seungri choose just one, he answered, “Kara’s Goo Hara.”

When Lee Sang Yoon asked, “You see her as a girl?” and Seungri said, “No. Goo Hara is from the same hometown as me and we dreamed of becoming singers together