2012 Olympic Oops
Singer Psy and Olympic gold medalist Yang Hak Seon, among 5 brands, will be awarded special prizes at ’2012 Brand of the Year Awards’
The Korean Consumer Brand Committee revealed on September 10th that singer Psy and Olympic gold medalist Yang Hak Seon, among 5 brands, will be awarded special prizes at the ‘2012 Brand of the Year Awards‘.. ... Read more
Many Korean groups and artists such as KARA, SISTAR, EXO-K, SHINee, INFINITE, and more perform at “KBS Olympic London 2012 Festival”
KBS held a special “Olympic London 2012 Festival” at Yeouido Park in Seoul to commemorate the South Korean athletes of the 2012 London Olympics Games. There were 150 athletes there in attendance and some of the medalists even performed on stage.. ... Read more
BEAST, SBS, Night Like This
BEAST SBS Radio
On August 11th, group BEAST appeared in SBS radio program, namely Jung Sun Hee’s “Night Like Today” in which they talked about their recent history and London Olympic. . ... Read more
US Swimmer and Beijing relay gold medalist Ricky Berens tore the back of his swimsuit in a qualifying heat of the 4x100m relay freestyle on Sunday during the World Swimming Championships in Rome. Shortly before stepping up to the starting block, the University of Texas senior leaned down to stretch and his suit tore.. ... Read more
Park Tae Hwan (born September 27, 1989) is a Korean swimmer. He is a member of the South Korean national swimming team, based in Taereung, Seoul.. ... Read more
MBC, who holds the “Idol Athletic Championship” every year, held the same event in “Idol Star Olympic” as a special episode for the upcoming 2012 London Olympics this Friday.
As stars recorded for the event on July 10th and 15th, the first part has finally aired on July 25th and the second part will be aired on the 26th, 9:55 KST.. ... Read more
MBC, Idol, Olympics, SHINee, Minho, 2AM, Jo Kwon, ZE:A, Dongjun, SISTAR, Bora
2012 London Olympic Special, ‘Idol Star Olympic’ with SHINee, 2PM, T-ARAand More!
In order to celebrate the 2012 London Olympics, MBC held an ‘Idol Athletics Competition’. . ... Read more
As we reported back in March, actor/singer Lee Seung Gi recently traveled to England to be a torchbearer for the torch relay of the 2012 London Olympics.
As one of main sponsors of the 2012 London Olympics, Korean Conglomerate Samsung reserves the right to recommend a number of torchbearers, and thus, they chose Lee Seung Gi, their endorser for Samsung’s refrigerator line. . ... Read more
Amidst the lawsuits flying left and right regarding GI (Global Icon) members Aram and OneKet, who are trying to leave the group and agency, Simtong Entertainment thought it a great opportunity to release a PV that was filmed on February 28, 2012, exactly 3 years ago, before the girls” debut in 2013. . ... Read more
BuzzBeats #2: The Class of 2012 Check Up Written by Nabeela On December 31, 2014
Many of us look fondly back on the year of 2012 and remember the great rookie tidal wave that was, and get lost in the nostalgia of rampant new music that only certain epochs of K-pop are sure to deliver. After a full two years of bearing witness to rookie shenanigans, me, Leslie, Lindsay and somehow also mysteriously Gaya sat down together to dish out the good, bad, and the ugly on who was, is, and will be from the Class of 2012. . ... Read more