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2PM Wins "New Artist of the Year" Award in Japan

This past weekend in Tokyo, Japan, the 26th Japanese Golden Disc Awards were held. 2PM was one of those nominated for the “New Artist of the Year” award. The award looked for the most significant rookie group who showed much potential during the past year in all of Asia

SNSD claims New Artist of the Year…

…along with KARA at the Japan Gold Disc Awards. SoKa!!! The Japan Gold Disc Awards is a prestigious music awards ceremony held annually, and the selection criteria for winners are based solely on net sales of their records

[Updated] SNSD Win Best Female Group and Artist of the Year at the 2011 MAMA!

Updated with subbed Behind the Scenes video under the cut. On November 29, the 2011 Mnet Asian Music Awards were held in Singapore… This year’s MAMA, which was broadcasted live through various websites, kicked off with the red carpet event: the girls, dressed in stunning gowns, walked the red carpet with maturity and poise as they greeted fans before the big show

CN Blue First Korean Artist on Japanese MTV Unplugged

CN Blue appeared on MTV “Unplugged” which was the first as a Korean singer. They sang 12 songs for the filming of MTV “Unplugged” which was held on January 31 in Japan. There were 150 fans that were at the performance

CNBLUE becomes the first Korean artist to play on ‘MTV Japan Unplugged’

Korean rock band CNBLUE recently made an appearance on MTV Japan‘s Unplugged, taking the title as the first ever Korean artist to appear on the show. MTV Unplugged is a music program that features intimate, acoustic sets from world-class artists like Eric Clapton, Oasis and Mariah Carey

Kim Hyun Joong’s debut single is most sold album by a foreign artist on Oricon

Singer + actor Kim Hyun Joong sells over 70k copies of albums in one day. Kim Hyun Joong’s debut single album ‘KISS KISS/Lucky Guy’ sold 71,821 copies taking the #2 spot on the Oricon Daily Chart, to become the most sold album by a debuting foreign artist since March of 2009, when the Oricon Daily chart was incepted

IU, youngest Korean artist to perform at the Arts Center in Japan

High school student and singer IU, will be performing at Arts Center in Japan and will become the youngest Korean artist to do so. On December 15th, Japanese media outlet ‘BARKS’ reported, “IU will be holding ‘IU Japan Premium Special Live’ on January 24th at the Arts Center ‘Orchard Hall’ in Bunkamura, Tokyo, Japan

Artist Park Bom uses Sandara Park as a guitar

Park Bom used Sandara Park as a guitar. 2NE1 member Sandara Park posted on her Me2Day in the morning of December 12th, “Bom harassing Dara! Human guitar Dara and guitarist Bom” along with a picture

Brown Eyed Girls JeA with senior artist Song Chang Shik

jea Brown Eyed Girls ZeA posted a photo she took with singer Song Chang Shik. On the 4th she posted on her Twitter "I have a lot of regrets but because I was able to sing in front of Song Chang Shik that in itself will be a lot of motivation for me for the rest of my career! I'm proud and here is a photo with him

Kim Bum Is a Graffiti Artist in "The Miracle"

Kim Bum, who has recently wrapped the cable drama “Padam Padam,” is set to play a graffiti artist suspected to be a criminal in the film “The Miracle.” Reports from local news agencies confirm the earlier buzz

Se7en chooses Big Bang’s T.O.P as YG Entertainment’s most handsome artist

Singer Se7en who made his comeback with a new mini-album for the first time in a year and a half with “When I Can’t Sing” guest-featured on a recent airing of Mnet‘s ‘Wide Entertainment News – Open Studio‘

Past YG artist fails to make it to the 2nd round on ‘Voice Korea’

With all the audition programs out there its hard to keep up with all the singing. Mnet’s ‘Voice Korea‘ however, has recently gathered attention for bringing together past trainees, artists, and even vocal coaches, in hopes to become the next big singer

Solo Rock Artist Take Hyun Releases Full Music Video for "Stand By Me"

New solo singer Take Hyun released the full music video for their first single "Stand By Me." Take Hyun received a hot response from netizens after the release of the music video teaser for "Stand By Me" last week

YG Family Artist Adored by Worldwide Fans

YG Entertainment’s artists have received abounding love from fans all around the world. Last year MTV Iggy awarded them ‘Best New Band’ and was selected as ‘Top 12 Girls to Watch in 2012’ and held a performance in New York Time Square

Live Nation: "Big Bang Is the Most Suitable to Become Global Artist"

Coupled with Live Nation, does Big Bang have the key to be the first K-Pop group to breakthrough worldwide? Global concert agency Live Nation's general manager in charge of Asia, Mats Brandt, expressed his great expectations for Big Bang’s upcoming World Tour

Live Nation President Share "Big Bang, The Most Fit to Be a Global Artist"

The Global entertainment and concert production company Live Nation’s Mats Brandt, President of Live Nation Far East, has expressed big anticipation of their upcoming world tour with Big Bang. During his recent visit in Korea, Mats discussed about Big Bang with OSEN at Seoul Shindorim Sheraton Hotel

TVXQ Awarded 'Artist of the Year' Based on Album

The ‘1st Gaon Chart K-Pop Award’ ceremony is taking place February 22 at Blue Square, Samsung Card Hall. Group TVXQ topped the first quarter album sales in 2011. The awards was divided by monthly single and quarterly album sales, this year the Artist of the Year Award album according to first quarter was awarded to TVXQ’s ‘Why’ that set the record of selling a total of 235,699 albums

Big Bang, 2NE1 Awarded Artist of the Year, Album Sales Top April, May

Big Bang and 2NE1 was awarded to receive the Artist of the Year in each month of April and May during the ‘1st Gaon Chart K-Pop Award’ on February 22 at Blue Square, Samsung Card Hall. The Artist of the Year award based on month is given to artists who top each monthly and quarterly album sales during that period

BEAST’s Splendid Feat Artist of the Year in 2nd Quarter

‘1st Gaon Chart K-Pop Award’ is an award ceremony that awards the most beloved songs, musicians and pop musicians based on compilation of data from Gaon Chart over the past year. BEAST has been awarded the artist of the year among male idol group

Super Junior, Girls’ Generation Wins Artist of the Year, Album Sales Top 3.4th Quarter

Super Junior and Girls’ Generation each grabbed number one trophy respectively in third and fourth quarter. ‘Gaon Chart K-Pop Award’ winner is selected based on the data collected by Gaon chart over the past year