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Park Bom Puts On A Brave Face During 2NE1 Yokohama Concerts Amidst Drug Scandal

Park Bom Puts On A Brave Face During 2NE1 Yokohama Concerts Amidst Drug Scandal

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Despite her alleged drug smuggling scandal, 2NE1 member Park Bom is smiling for her fans nonetheless during the recent concerts in Japan.

On July 5 and July 6, the ladies of 2NE1 held their “All or Nothing” concert at the Yokohama Arena in front of 34,000 fans. Special attention was held for the events, as it was also the first time Park Bom faced the public since reports of her smuggling amphetamines to South Korea dominated headlines.

Despite the founder of Park Bom”s record label addressing the alleged drug smuggling reports in a personal letter, new updates claim that the illegal amphetamines confiscated in 2010 were found inside a box labeled “jelly,” mixed with candies and snacks....

Has Park Shi Hoo's Scandal Hurt Yoon Eun Hye?

Has Park Shi Hoo's Scandal Hurt Yoon Eun Hye?

 

Yoon Eun Hye”s fans have expressed their opinion about the actress starring in a film with Park Shi Hoo. They don”t like it. And her recently established official fan club let her agency, J Army Entertaiment, know exactly how they felt about it.

Her official fan club in Korea, known as Amazing, issued a release saying that fan club administrators do not approve of the actress” intention to star in a Korean-Chinese film with actor Park Shi Hoo.

The film, titled “Love After Love” would be Park”s first Korean production since he was involved in alleged sexual assault scandal early in 2013. The scandal happened when a rookie actress claimed that the couple had intimate relations when she was too drunk to protest. He claimed the relations were consensual....

Will 2NE1's CL and Dok2 Team Up?

Will 2NE1's CL and Dok2 Team Up?

The rumors that 2NE1 leader CL and producer Dok2 will team up to strengthen the CL’s first US solo album have been charged more fuel, as this “best-friend couple” has recently uploaded a series of their pictures on Instagram.

The pictured is capped with the captions, “Just hanging out in the studio” and “Young boss, Dok2”.

In the pictures, CL was holding a black cap, which is embellished with the name of Dok2’s record label, “Illionaire”....

Voting Is Open For MAMA 2014: Taeyang, 2NE1, EXO, Ailee & CNBLUE Are In The Lead

Voting Is Open For MAMA 2014: Taeyang, 2NE1, EXO, Ailee & CNBLUE Are In The Lead

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Voting has opened for the upcoming Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), with few surprises in terms of leaders on the first day of voting.

Big Bang’s Taeyang demonstrated a strong start by taking the lead with 49% of the vote for Best Male Artist and 51% for Best Vocal Performance Male.

YG Entertainment’s rookie male group Winner is currently in the lead at 34% of the popular vote for Best New Artist. Their label mates Epik High are leading the Best Rap Performance category at 49% for “Happen Ending” with LeeSsang’s Gary following behind. 2NE1 are also in the lead for Best Female Group with 29% of the vote, with Girls” Generation following closely at 25%. ...

2NE1 declines festival invites

2NE1 declines festival invites

Girl group 2NE1 said yesterday that the group would not take part in any end-of-year music festival, even though it released its second studio album in February and stayed on top of many music charts with the title track from the album earlier this year. “It is an honor for a musician to be invited to a music festival, but we politely declined all the offers because we think it is time for [2NE1] to keep a low profile”, said an official from YG Entertainment. Park Bom, a member of the girl group, announced her temporary departure from music in June when news came out that she reportedly took illegal prescription drugs four years ago. “We”re focusing on CL”s debut in the United States these days”, said YG. CL is the lead vocalist of the four-member group.By Sung So-young ...

2NE1 will not appear in any year-end festivals

2NE1 will not appear in any year-end festivals

Recently, a rep of YG entertainment has stated that 2NE1 would not take part in any music festivals and events at the end of the year, even though their second studio album released in February was very successful.
They said, “It is an honor for a musician to be invited to a music festival, but we politely declined all the offers because we think it is time to focus on CL’s debut in the United States”.
2NE1 has experienced some big problems this year with Park Bom”s drug scandal, Minzy”s Instagram rumor. It seems like they need time to balance their spiritual lives.
However, CL will still collaborate with Diplo for a special performance at the Style Icon Awards (SIA) by CJ E&M.
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2NE1 to skip out on all year-end award ceremonies, only CL to perform at "SIA"

2NE1 to skip out on all year-end award ceremonies, only CL to perform at "SIA"

2NE1 will not be attending any of the year-end award ceremonies except for the upcoming “Style Icon Awards” (“SIA“).

A rep from YG Entertainment announced on October 24, “Though they”ve received a number of offers for music award ceremonies, we respectfully declined. Park Bom is still reflecting, so we ask for your understanding.” It”s also been confirmed that CL will be the only member to attend “SIA” on October 28 for a collaboration performance....

2NE1"s ‘I am the best’ becomes popular in the US

2NE1"s ‘I am the best’ becomes popular in the US

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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2NE1 'I Am The Best' Goes Into Mainstream Rotation At New York City Radio Station 92.3 AMP

2NE1 'I Am The Best' Goes Into Mainstream Rotation At New York City Radio Station 92.3 AMP

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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.”...

Lee Byung Hun makes a public apology for his blackmailing scandal

Lee Byung Hun makes a public apology for his blackmailing scandal

On October 20, Lee Byung Hun left for the United States for his schedule as an honorary ambassador of tourism in California.  

On this day, his agency BH Entertainment stated to media outlet TV Report, “Lee Byung Hun will be leaving the country for his official schedule as California”s honorary ambassador and for a photo shoot as originally planned.  In addition, there is a plan to hold a meeting for movie “G.I. Joe” and his next project.  After completing his schedule, Lee Byung Hun plans to return to Korea in early to mid-November.  It is still up in the air regarding Lee Byung Hun”s attendance in the second round of the trials.” ...