Home Date: February 3rd, 2012
Dal Shabet and Lim Jeong Hee have been added to the main cast of SBS MTV “Music Island.” According to our sources at SBS MTV, the six-member girl group Dal Shabet and female R&B singer Lim Jeong Hee will be at the inaugural recording of the highly anticipated music talk show. . ... Read more
On February 2, Jang Geun Suk appeared on Japan’s Fuji TV “Kuwazu Kirai” and talked about his ideal girl type and dating experience.
He revealed, “I prefer elegant women. I like mature women who can comfortably walk around in heels. I don’t care much about age.” When asked if he was dating anyone, he answered, “It’s been about three years (since I haven’t).” . ... Read more
2NE1 will finally release their very first Japanese album on February 28. According to Oricon, 2NE1’s first Japanese album would be in the format of “Best Album,” where it contains 2NE1’s original Japanese songs as well as the Japanese version of their Korean songs such as “Fire” and “I Don’t Care.” Along with the album, 2NE1 will also release a DVD featuring various 2NE1’s music videos that have been released so far. Further detail regarding the DVD is yet to be specified. . ... Read more
On February 3, Lee Hyori left a long message on her fan café after MBC falsely reported on her most frequently visited spots.
She wrote, “I wasn’t aware of most of the places they mentioned. First of all, the production team made the show without any prior consent from us, and I think that’s where the confusion began. I think I have to at least be able to know the name or owner of the store to call it a ‘frequent spot.’” . ... Read more
Moon Hee Joon had his intelligence questioned on the February 3 episode of jTBC “Idol Premiere.” The former H.O.T member appeared alongside of ex-G.O.D member Son Ho Young for an on-the-spot quiz there they had to name the person appearing on the screen. . ... Read more
“Ojakgyo Brothers’” Joo Won, who saw his stock rise through the 2010 ratings hit “Baker King Tak Goo,” stars in another drama set to premiere in May. Local news agencies reported that the cast of KBS’ “Doll Mask” is confirmed with Joo Won, Jin Se Yeon, Park Ki Woong and Han Chae Ah onboard. . ... Read more
After sneak peeks of tender scenes between “Padam Padam” leads Jung Woo Sung and Han Ji Min, photographs of the two actors surfaced online. The shots were taken in between filming and show the couple in an embrace while studying their scripts. . ... Read more
Miryo’s solo debut track, “Dirty,” has been ruled “inappropriate for broadcasting” by MBC and KBS, it was reported on February 3. According to local reports, the Brown Eyed Girls’ rapper received a notice from the two broadcasters for the lyrics of the song, containing the word, “cross-eyed.” They said the word “cross-eyed” has negative connotations and could be perceived as a derogatory term for the disabled. . ... Read more
On February 3, a preview video of SNSD’s Taeyeon and SHINee’s Minho appearing together on the upcoming sitcom drama “Salamander Guru and the Shadows” was released. In the BTS clip originally released through SBS “Open TV Viewers’ World,” Taeyeon’s cameo scene with Minho was revealed for the first time. . ... Read more
Teen Top’s popularity is responsible for paralyzing a shopping center in Gwangju. On February 1, Teen Top met with their fans at a fan meeting in a local music store in Chungjang-ro, Gwangju. The area was immobilized due to the immense size of the crowds which gathered for the event. . ... Read more
Earlier today, 2NE1’s Park Bom updated fans on 2NE1’s whereabouts on her me2day. She wrote, “Currently, we’re at Dara’s second home country, Phillipines. Riding in a Jeepney and taking a commemorative photo~ It’s so cool!” She also uploaded the photo of herself and Sandara. . ... Read more
As reported earlier, SNSD held a special fan meeting event in New York City on February 2. The event was held at the Best Buy store in Union Square, where SNSD also gave out free signed CDs of “The Boys.” . ... Read more