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K-Pop Crossover: The Beatles and The Rolling Stones Lead Our List Of Bands WIth High Profile Member Departures

K-Pop Crossover: The Beatles and The Rolling Stones Lead Our List Of Bands WIth High Profile Member Departures

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Last week, it was reported that EXO-M band member Kris Wu Yifan, known to fans as simply Kris, was terminating his contract with SM Entertainment.

Though the news shocked K-poppers from around the world, Kris is not the first star to leave a group at the height of their fame. Some bands, like the Rolling Stones and Pink Floyd, survive the defection of key members. Other bands obviously do not.

Here”s our list of the five most infamous band members that bailed....

Sonamoo asks fans to name their 4th member

Sonamoo asks fans to name their 4th member

Sonamoo reveals the powerful rap of 4th member whose name is still an unknown at the moment.

She showcases her amazing rap skills in the audio clip below, according to TS Entertainment, she”s 20 years old and attends Dongduk Women”s University majoring in theater and film.

Check out her rap skills below:

TS Entertainment"s new girl group SONAMOO ask fans to name their 4th member + self-written rap track

TS Entertainment"s new girl group SONAMOO ask fans to name their 4th member + self-written rap track

TS Entertainment“s upcoming girl group, SONAMOO, unveiled the silhouette of its fourth member and asked fans to enter their suggestions for her stage name! To help you figure out a name for her, a self-written rap track called “Light the Fire” has been released to showcase her skills before the group”s upcoming debut.

SONAMOO unveiled the image you see above on their official fan cafe and Facebook on the 31st, announcing the contest for the stage name of the fourth member. According to TS Entertainment, the fourth member is 20 years old, attends Dongduk Women”s University as a theatre and film major, and possesses a glamorous figure. She will be the rapper of the group with her rapping skills and low, charismatic voice. ...

Upcoming 6-member girl group G-Friend stir attention before debut with teaser photos

Upcoming 6-member girl group G-Friend stir attention before debut with teaser photos

Are you ready for another girl group debut before the close of 2014?  Well, an upcoming 6-member girl group G-Friend are getting ready to greet you soon with the release of teaser images.

They”ve been uploading pictures onto their SNS accounts beforehand and recently revealed a mysterious group picture of the girls, showing them in school uniforms and casual wear.

So far, all the girls appear to exude a feminine and innocent loveliness with their long, simple hairstyles.  Already, G-Friend introduced “98-ers Shinbi and Umji, “96-er Yerin, “95-er Sowon, and more.  The remaining two members have yet to reveal their faces. ...

Comedian Kim Ji Min recalls a time she felt slighted by a girl group member

Comedian Kim Ji Min recalls a time she felt slighted by a girl group member

Comedian Kim Ji Min talked about her period of anonymity during the October 30 edition of KBS 2TV“s “Happy Together 3,” revealing that she had felt slighted by a popular girl group member during that time.

She said, “I debuted and briefly went through fame from being on KBS 2TV”s “Gag Concert” in 2006, then I went through a period of anonymity from 2007 to 2011. It was very hard during that time and as I had no money, I even took part in broadcasts during that time without even knowing my appendix had burst,” revealing she had just thought it was a stomachache and took part in broadcasts anyway. ...

As One Profile

As One Profile


Group name: As One (애즈원)Label:

Brand new music Music Genres: Pop, R&B, Urban Debut date: Oct 31, 1999 Debut album: Day by Day
- Their first hit was the song “For you not to know” released in 1999 by Rock Records  – They host a radio show called K-Popular on TBS eFM radio
MEMBER PROFILE
Stage name: Crystal Chae Korean name: Chae Da Hee (채다희) Date of Birth: April 29, 1980 Place of birth: Los Angeles, California Blood type: O School: Chatsworth High School

Stage name: Min Lee Real name: Lee Min Young (이민영) Date of Birth: December 15, 1978 Place of birth: Seoul, South Korea
Blood type: O School: Fairfax High School, Los Angeles, California...

M.I.B"s Kangnam becomes a fixed member of "I Live Alone"

M.I.B"s Kangnam becomes a fixed member of "I Live Alone"

M.I.B”s Kangnam, who previously made a few appearances on MBC“s “I Live Alone”, has now joined the show as a fixed member!

MBC confirmed on the 30th, “M.I.B”s Kangnam, who received attention for his charming positivity on the “I Live Alone – The Rainbow Live” segment, has officially joined the Rainbow crew.”

According to MBC, Kangnam has already finished filming his first episode as a fixed member during which he talked about his happiness from his busier schedule nowadays and the increase in money in his bank account after his rise in popularity. He also went to buy sleepwear for his parents at Yongmun Market with his first pay check after becoming a rising star thanks to his first guest appearance on the show! ...

LEDApple to go through member changes, Hanbyul to go solo

LEDApple to go through member changes, Hanbyul to go solo

LEDApple is going through member changes once again, according to the boys” official Japanese website, which posted a statement regarding this development.  According to the statement, their live tour, “Thank You LEDA” in December of this year, will be their last as they”re currently constructed as members Hanbyul, Kyumin, and Kwangyeon will halt their promotions with the band.  As a result, Youngjun and Hyoseok will continue on with three new members next year. ...

Purfles Profile

Purfles Profile


Group name: Purfles (퍼펄즈)Label:

Crescendo Music Debut date: October 26, 2014 Debut song: 1 2 3
MEMBER PROFILE
Stage name: Gun Hee (건희) Real Name: Park Gun Hee Birthday: May 18, 1990 Height: 167cm Weight: 45kg

Stage name: Eun Yong (은용) Real Name: Eun Yong (Shin Eun Yong)  Birthday: July 20, 1991 Height: 165cm Weight: 43kg

Stage name: Woo Young (우영) Real Name: Woo Young (Yang Woo Young) Position: Maknae Birthday: June 8, 1993 Height: 165cm Weight: 45kg
Their debut track: ...

f(x) Member Sulli To Decline Individual Interview For "Fashion King"

f(x) Member Sulli To Decline Individual Interview For "Fashion King"

It was reported that, the f(x) member Sulli is preparing for her huge comeback with a female lead role in the upcoming “Fashion King”. Besides, the manager of Sulli also revealed that the idol will turn down any individual interviews with the press.

On October 27, the PR representative of “Fashion King” officially announced that, “Sulli will be attending both the press premiere and the VIP screening being held on the same day on October 31. She is also taking part in the stage greetings during the first week of release, as well as other official promotional activities. However, she will not be doing any press interviews associated with ‘Fashion King.’ She plans on only carrying out official schedules with the other actors.”...