Archive for July 19th, 2012

BoA releases more teaser photos + "Only One" album info

Having surprised fans with her MV teaser, BoA brings fans even more to enjoy before her new album, "Only One," is released.

In these two black and white photos, BoA is lying down. She looks very relaxed with her slightly messy hair and casual looking clothes. Interestingly, she does not look at the camera directly in either of these images. Despite this, netizens still excitedly commented on how cute she looks.

Additionally, some basic album information has been released. It appears as though there will be two versions on sale. The first, for 17,500 KRW, contains a set of XL photos, a 305mmx380mm photobook with 48 pages, a translucent pp case, and one poster. The second, for 12,900 KRW, includes a digipak case, a slightly smaller photobook (125mmx140mm) with 24 pages, and a poster as well.

The physical album will be for sale starting July 25th

Super Junior wins #1 + performances from July 19th?s ?M! Countdown?!

Mnet’s “M! Countdown” is back with another spectacular episode chock-full of exciting performances!

Aside from the usual stages on tonight’s episode, Crayon Pop, C-CLOWN, B.A.P, GLAM, NS Yoon-G, 2NE1, and Gilme all held their respective comeback/debut stage!

Competing for the #1 spot, it was a hot battle among Super Junior, SISTAR, and 2NE1, but in the end, it was Super Junior who clinched the win tonight with “Sexy, Free & Single“!

Congratulations to Super Junior and E.L.F on their ‘M! Countdown’ trophy!

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Performers tonight included Super Junior, Wooyoung, Dalmatian, ZE:A, SISTAR, Jung Ha Yoon, NU’EST, Gang Kiz, A-JAX, She’z, and Juniel!

Check out the performances below:

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Glam debuts on M! Countdown with "Glamorous" and "Party (XXO)"

After revealing [url="[url="http://www.koreaboo.com/index.html/_/debuts/glam-reveals-teaser-images-for-trinity-zinni-r16019"]http://www.koreaboo....-ft-miso-r15993[/url]"]teaser images[/url] of each of its members earlier this month, followed by the release of their MV trailer rookie girl group GLAM debuted on tonight's episode of M! Countdown with theirfirst title track, "Party (XXO)". Prior to their performance, the group also revealed a choreography video, with the full music video for their track set to be released in the near future as well.

Rocking the stage with a lively performance of "Glamours", Glam, dressed in vintage urban fashion, performed an energetic stage, showcasing their rap skills in addition to wowing the crowd with their breakdancing ability. The girls then went on to perform "Party (XXO)", showing off a synchronized dance routine and their vocal abilities

[VIDEO] Wooyoung prepares pastries for his fans


Earlier this week, Wooyoung shared a photo of presents that he gave to his lucky fans. He tweeted on July 15th,“Rainy Sunday morning. These are the presents for the fans who came early in the morning to cheer me on. This is daebak. This is Jang bread.”

Proving that he singlehandedly packaged all the gifts, Wooyoung uploaded a video on his me2day and Twitter account. The 2PM member wrote, Process of making Jang Bread for the fans!! A little sample!! Please pay attention to Wooyoungie who is humming to ‘DJ GOT ME GOIN' CRAZY (Feat Jun.k)’ ^.~ Then everyone good night~ ☆”

Check out the video below!

2NE1 makes an epic return with ?I Love You? on ?M! Countdown?!

For Blackjacks and K-pop fans worldwide, it’s time to celebrate the return of 2NE1!

The girls have officially released their latest track titled “I Love You“,a song that is dubbed as “electro pop”, showing a new fierce, sexytransformation.

The song deviates a bit from theirprevious releases with a more mellow vibe and producer Teddy experiments with new sounds, but it’s still a formula that works for the girls.

Check out their flawless, decorative stage for “I Love You” below, and watch the rest of today’s ‘M! Countdown’ performances here!

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New girl group from IUs agency will debut in August

New girl group, composed of six members from various countries, will debut in Korea in August through IU’s agency.

On July 19, Loen Entertainment said, “New girl group FIESTA will officially debut in August. The group is composed of members from Korea, the United States, and China. They have been trained for over four years and prepared for two years to debut as a singer.”

FIESTA means festival in Spanish. According to the agency, the girl group wants to spread exciting and energetic music and become a girl group like a festival.

On the same day, the agency announced that their first idol group will debut and released a picture of leader Jae Yi. She is showing off her unique charms with big eyes and peculiar hairstyle.

The agency will unveil all group members soon

[VIDEO] GLAM releases dance practice for “Party (XXO)”


After releasing the full audio and making-of video for “Party (XXO)”, new girl group GLAM has now treated the fans with a dance practice video for their debut title track.

On July 18th, GLAM revealed the choreography for the track for the first time through their ‘GLAM 24 CAM’, a reality show on SBS MTV that follows the group on their debut preparations.

Check out the video below!

[VIDEO] 2NE1 makes a comeback with “I Love You” on ‘M! Countdown’


2NE1 has officially returned with the release of their latest track titled “I Love You” earlier this month. After postponing their comeback performance last week due to unfortunate circumstances, the girls finally hit the stage of Mnet’s ‘M! Countdown’ this week.

Showing a new fierce, yet sexy transformations, 2NE1 delivered an explosive comeback performance for latest track, “I Love You”. The Teddy-produced song features the mix of electronic music and trot, giving another color to 2NE1’s music style.

Check out their performance below!

2NE1 makes their return to M! Countdown with "I Love You"

Originally set to return last week, YG Entertainment's premier girl group 2NE1 made their comeback on M! Countdown this week with a performance of "I Love You". To complement the release of "I Love You", 2NE1 also revealed a music videofor their latest single.

Rocking the stage with a powerful vocal performance and filling the stage with their presence as they showcased a new choreography, 2NE1 delivered a highly anticipated electric comeback performance of "I Love You". Receiving loud fanchants and cheers from the crowd, 2NE1 brought the audience to life with their comeback performance.

Check out 2NE1's comeback performance of "I Love You" on M! Countdown below:



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[NEWS] 2NE1 to cancel ‘M Countdown’ comeback stage this week


Girl group 2NE1 has decided to cancel their comeback performance for Mnet’s “M Countdown”, which will be broadcast on July 12.

The group has started its promotions for comeback single “I Love You” on the July 8 broadcast of SBS’ “Inkigayo”. However, a day after the performance, Minzy’s great grandmother, Gong Ok Jin passed away, leading the group to cancel its scheduled activities.

Gong Ok Jin’s funeral will be attended by those in Korean classical music and culture and the funeral is planned to span four days.

A representative of YG Entertainment stated on July 10, “Minzy wanted to be there in person for the funeral proceedings. The broadcasting company understands the situation, and that is why we have decided to cancel the performance for ‘M Countdown