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K-Pop idols continue their run of Instagram.
Park Bom of popular K-Pop girl group 2NE1 is the latest Korean celebrity to surpass one million followers on Instagram.
The popular photo sharing app has long been popular among K-Pop stars as it allows them to directly connect to their fans all around the world by sharing snippets of their day-to-day lives.
On June 21, Bom”s account jumped over the enormous number of followers as she joins the elite group of idols with massive fan followings....
After the long wait, the fierce ladies of 2NE1 have finally unleashed the MV for their next music video off their second album for the song “Gotta Be You“!
The group is also celebrating their 5th anniversary with this as well since their debut took place in the month of May, making this release even more significant.
SEE ALSO: 2NE1 celebrate their 5th anniversary in the Philippines
As mentioned before, “Gotta Be You” is one of the songs off their album “CRUSH”, and it”s composed by Teddy and Masta Wu, written by Teddy and Choi Pil Kang, and arranged by Choi Pil Kang....
On October 21, Billboard reported that 2NE1“s song ‘I am The Best’ was played 24 times in New York Radio WBMP, and 14 times in Boston’s WODS until October 19.
The song was chosen as the theme song for US Microsoft Tablet ‘Surface Pro 3’”s promotion, and it drew many people’s attention by its upbeat rhythm and addictive chorus. Billboard added, “It is very rare for a non-English song to be broadcasted in the US radio, so it’s a good news to 2NE1.”
Meanwhile, CL is planning to debut in the US with the help of Scooter Braun.
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New York City radio station 92.3 AMP has started to include 2NE1’s “I Am The Best” within its playlist of songs. In addition to playing “I Am The Best,” 92.3 AMP provided listeners who were curious about 2NE1 and the song with a profile on the station website.
(Photo : 92.3 AMP ) 2NE1 has started to receive radio play alongside Ariana Grande and Sam Smith on New York”s 92.3 AMP.
The CBS radio station, which was formerly 92.3 NOW, includes music beyond the Top 40 format to include emerging artists from throughout the world. 92.3 NOW focused on Top 40 music but was one of the first radio stations to include the 2012 hit “Gangnam Style” in its rotation. 92.3 NOW also provided coverage of Psy”s iconic 2012 performance of “Gangnam Style” for NBC’s “The Today Show.”...
2NE1“s CL and Dara went into a fashion face-off, the former as a seductively naughty Bond girl the latter as an adorably quirky girl next door.
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“With miss cutie pie @daraxxi” wrote CL on her Instagram account (@chaelincl) together with the Instagram pic which showed her and Dara doing the same pose but wearing vastly different outfits.
CL played the role of a sexy temptress with her tight-fighting black leotard, thigh-high leggings, and tall wedges. She also struck a pose that showed off her voluptuous S-body line. The photo should give fans flashbacks of her sensual outfit and dancing in the “I Love You” video....
Looking to learn about the latest in Korean pop culture? “A Geek in Korea” by Daniel Tudor, a former Korea correspondent for The Economist, will fill you in.
Tudor, who is currently a regular columnist for the JoongAng Ilbo, the mother paper of the Korea JoongAng Daily, arrived on the peninsula a day before the 2002 Korea-Japan FIFA World Cup match between Korea and Italy. He was a tourist, but was so inspired that he returned here to work not long after.
The author”s book is more than a guide to K-pop. It examines various facets of Korea and is, in fact, more of a guide to the nation. It includes his personal suggestions on where to go, how to behave and how to understand Koreans, and it also explains the country”s Confucian and Buddhist roots. ...
2NE1“s leader CL exuded confidence and powerful sexuality as she graced the cover of “Dazed & Confused” Korea.
Shooting for the magazine”s November 2014 issue, CL worked with acclaimed fashion editor and Diesel artistic director Nicola Formichetti.
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She wore a sexy leather asymmetrical dress that bares both shoulders, and finished the look with a statement cuff accessory and chic black-and-white nails. She turned up the hotness meter with just-rolled-out-bed hair, smoky eye make-up and red lips....
It has been rumored that girl group 2NE1 will disband, but YG Entertainment said yesterday that this is groundless.
“It”s not true at all”, said a YG spokesperson.
The rumor began as Minzy, the youngest member of the group, changed her Instagram URL on Thursday from “minzy21mz” to “minzy_mz” and her profile from “official 2NE1 minzy” to “official minzy”.
Super-sensitive fans of 2NE1 thought the changes could signal something. ...
After deciding to make her solo debut in United State, recently, the fierce and cold leader of 2NE1, Cl has made her first move in shooting for High Cut magazine.
This project gave CL a great opportunity to cooperate with the famous singer Rita Ora. They will have a photo shoot for famous magazine High Cut for an intense fashion face-off.
The cuts showcasing the new fierce and lively pictorial of CL and Rita have gained attentions of community. Throughout the shoots, both CL and Rita showed their true nature with cold and fierce faces, however, the two fashionistas and musicians looked full of energy....
Ryeowook apologizes and thanks ELF after news of Sungmin"s marriage + Heechul makes his Instagram private
Following the news of the upcoming marriage of Super Junior”s Sungmin, Ryeowook made sure he expressed his gratitude for fans while apologizing on behalf of the group for any heartache the news may have caused ELF.
Following the October 16th broadcast of KBS Cool FM“s “Super Junior”s Kiss the Radio“, Ryeowook wrote, “I”m sorry and I love you, ELF,” as he waved to the camera.
Heechul also made his Instagram private and left an explanation on his profile, stating, “I will return after the ups and downs settle down a bit. I am sorry to everyone.. Thank you. You guys haven”t done anything wrong..”...