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As the K-pop wave continues to penetrate the U.S. market, NYLON Magazine will be featuring the beautiful ladies of 2NE1, Girls” Generation, and f(x) in their upcoming issues.
In April, NYLON Magazine”s editor-in-chief Marvin Scott Jarrett visited the NYLON Korea office to do photoshoots with all the members of 2NE1, and sisters Krystal and Jessica, who are members of f(x) and Girls” Generation, respectively.
“I think it”s been an amazing day, shooting with [2NE1],” said Jarrett, who also called CL, Dara, Minzy, and Bom “friends for life.”...
“Fashion Icons” 2NE1 were able to display their distinctive charms by making a transformation inspired by traditional African wear.
On April 30, fashion magazine Vogue revealed 2NE1’s May pictorial.
The members showed that they were able to pull off an ethnic African style with intricate face paint, wearing intense, colorful outfits, and posing with traditional instruments made of wood and leather.
At the photo shoot, CL stated, “I think it was fate that a group of unique and fun people who were living separate lives were able to meet and form a group called 2NE1.” ...
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 ...
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.
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....
Actor Sung Joon has wrapped up filming for KBS “Discovery of Love”. Recently, this actor drew attention of people by showing off his allure and manly photoshoots with Ceci magazine.
After “Discovery of Love” was completely aired, Sung Joon was voted as the, “Number one man I want to date”.
In the pictorial for Ceci magazine, Sung Joon transferred his character’s personality into these new shoots. He expressed successfully the image of a depressed man, who has passed through a tough love....
Have you been captivated by the fall mood and charming appearance of BEAST”s concept?
From indoor and outdoor filming, let”s take a look how these good-looking members pose for cameras and adorable in between takes as well.
BTS release the MV making and photoshoot for their follow-up single “War of Hormone”.
Let”s find out the behind the scenes of the cool one-take MV and the mart where the boys got their sweets for their concept photos.
“s Siwan as well as A Pink”s Eunji and Na-Eun went on an outing on top of a snowy mountain in Montblanc, France for a photo shoot with outdoor brand “M-LIMITED“.
With the theme “Wit & Humor”, the three idols are dressed in vibrant red, white, and blue M-LIMITED down jackets, posing cheerfully side-by-side and showing undeniable chemistry.
It was also revealed that the three had gotten into a friendly snowball fight during the shoot. Even in the freezing, mountaintop weather, the staff members complimented the three idols” cheery and energetic attitude throughout the shooting. ...
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.