Archive for July 6th, 2012

‘S.M Art Exhibition’ with World Famous Figure Artist Michael Lou

‘S.M Art Exhibition’ with World Famous Figure Artist Michael Lou

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SM Art Exhibition ‘S.M Art Exhibition’ With World Famous Figure Artist Michael Lou

SM Entertainment’s gallery, ‘S.M ART EXHIBITION’ will showcase digital technology and art.

On August 10-19, ‘S.M ART EXHIBITION’ will be held at the CoEx Center in Seoul. The exhibition will have digital technology as well as collaborated contents from S.M and other global companies. This is the world’s first interactive entertainment gallery. World famous artists and national famous producers will be able to showcase their art. ...

Handsome People ranks at the top of a video chart with its new music video

Handsome People ranks at the top of a video chart with its new music video

The music video of Handsome People’s new title track “Woowei Woowei” topped the rankings on a video chart of a portal website.

The band released its first official album Are You Handsome? on July 5, and the music video of its title track “Woowei Woowei” was revealed. Soon, the clip rose as the best video on Nate and became a hot video clip on various other websites.

The song “Woowei Woowei” appeals the band’s sexiness in the harmony of drums, guitar, and a voice. Especially, a sensational sound fills up the acoustic melody and keyboard performance. The music video attracts particular attention from netizens because all cast are Handsome People Tei’s acquaintances. ...

Global Idol Stars Wonder Girls, Fluent in Chinese and English

Global Idol Stars Wonder Girls, Fluent in Chinese and English

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Global Idol Stars Wonder Girls, Fluent in Chinese and English

Wonder Girls showed off their ‘global idol’ image.

On July 6 on KBS “Music Bank,” for their special Hong Kong performance, they sang “Nobody”, “Like This” and other songs.

Wonder Girls showed how stars and fans made a connection through their performance. Hong Kong fans sang along to the lyrics and supported the Wonder Girls. ...

KBS "Music Bank in Hong Kong" – 6 July, 2012

KBS "Music Bank in Hong Kong" – 6 July, 2012

Today’s “Music Bank” was a special episode filmed in Hong Kong on June 29. Highlights today were BEAST singing a song from the hit TV-series “Boys Over Flowers” called “Paradise,“ IU performing “Rainism” with the sexy boys from MBLAQ, a special stage with Jung Yong Hwa performing “Try To Remember,” singing only in English, and the cute girls of f(x) singing a chinese song called “甜蜜蜜.” ...

[NEWS] 2NE1’s “I Love You” achieves an all-kill on music charts

[NEWS] 2NE1’s “I Love You” achieves an all-kill on music charts


2NE1 has once again won big on various music charts with its latest release, “I Love You”!

2NE1’s “I Love You”, which was released on July 5, achieved an instant all-kill on local music charts. The new single knocked off all previous chart-toppers on Melon, Mnet, Dosirak, Bugs, Soribada and Cyworld, and has stayed there since.

In addition, “I Love You” can be viewed in 2nd place on the U.S. iTunes Electronic Chart, proving overseas fans’ consistent love for the top four-member female group....

Roundtable: Culture Shock

Roundtable: Culture Shock

‘Culture shock’ is a term coined to describe a person’s feelings of disorientation when newly submerged in a foreign culture or social environment. Oftentimes, the phenomenon is broken up into a series of four phases:

Honeymoon phase — fascination with the new culture Negotiation phase — excitement turns into disappointment as cultural differences become apparent Adjustment phase — acceptance of the new culture and its differences as they become part of the norm Acclimation phase — feeling a complete sense of belonging within the new culture; reverse culture shock may also occur when re-exposed to the original culture

For this week’s Roundtable, we asked our writers: What are the ways in which culture shock manifests itself in international fans of K-pop? Are there any cultural norms of Korea that seemed foreign to you at first, but that you now perceive as perfectly normal? ...

2NE1 announces “I Love You” MV release date

2NE1 announces “I Love You” MV release date

2NE1‘s new single “I Love You” reached the top of the charts a few hours after its July 5th KST release.

Fans have been looking forward to the release of the full music video for the track ever since the teaser and album jacket making-of were revealed. Blackjacks can now mark their calendars as the release date for the “I Love You” music video has been officially announced as Saturday, July 7th.

In the meantime, watch the “I Love You” teaser below! ...

4minute Ji Hyun’s Baby Skin and Cute Appearance Becomes a Issue

4minute Ji Hyun’s Baby Skin and Cute Appearance Becomes a Issue

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4minute Ji Hyun showed off her baby skin and youthful appearance.

On the 6th, she posted on her Twitter “I did hear that my eyes are set apart far from another few times… I mean many times… This is something that makes me unique right?”, along with a photo.

In the revealed photo is Ji Hyun with long hair and bangs pulled away from her face. Her pale skin and defined features makes her look like a cute baby.

Those who saw the photos commented “Your eyes are far appear apart? I don’t see it”, “Your face is so milky”, and “You look so young even at your age”. ...

I Do, I Do: Episode 11

I Do, I Do: Episode 11

Never has motherhood faced so many challenges and poor Ankle’s probably been through more stress than other fetuses in its short 13 week lifetime. Ji-an is straddled between being a mother in her work as well as her personal life and finally takes that first defiant step.This show is seriously dragging its feet elsewhere and I feel like we’re still looking into the same puddle over and over again, expecting that there will be a drop to disturb the monotony of it all

Kim Soo Hyun Films a Movie in “Running Man”?

Kim Soo Hyun Films a Movie in “Running Man”?

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Kim Soo Hyun was casted for ‘Running Man’.

In SBS ‘Running Man’ airing on the 8th, actor Kim Soo Hyun will come out as a guest, and along with Running Man members, he filmed a short movie. It was much more meaningful because of the fact that Running Man had been the very first variety show that Kim Soo Hyun came out in.

Filming for Running Man was expected to be hard because Kim Soo Hyun is such a big star, so he decided to wear a hat and a mask, but fans recognized him despite the hat and the mask. ...

NU’EST ‘Action’ Music Video Teaser Released!

NU’EST ‘Action’ Music Video Teaser Released!

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NU’EST ‘Action’ Music Video Teaser Released!

NU’EST, who will be coming back on July 11, has released their music video teaser for their title song, “Action.”

On July 5, their agency, Pledis Entertainment, posted their teaser on their official Youtube channel. The teaser showed each of the 5 member’s unique personalities along with great visuals and an interesting design set.

Pledis commented, “Their first album, FACE, was about teens whose dreams are ignored or shattered. Their album expressed how we should hold onto our dreams and know that it’s ok to be unique. We hope that this new album sends a new message to everyone.” ...