Keyword: Asian Wave 2012

Mark your calendars! Spazzing(s): The first wave.

We’ve all marked our calendars for the 19th. Some of us are even drawing in X’s as the days go by. Turing to the closest Sone, you complain to them, “Why can’t the 19th just be here already!! All this waiting is killing me!” Well, to ease your impatient heart and mind, allow me let you in on something really cool

The Hallyu Wave Finally Crosses The 38th Parallel

The 38th parallel, a popular name given to latitude 38° N that in East Asia roughly demarcates North Korea and South Korea. Initially meant as just a temporary truce-line while the legal intricacies of officially ending the Korean War were sorted out, it has unfortunately become a permanent feature that separates the 2 Korean states

The Pink Wave Has Struck Japan

Just saw this on Twitter while trending #getwellsooyoung… Doesn’t this just look AWESOME ?!! The power of 9 has most certainly hit the Land of the Rising Sun (or Soshi in this case ) SNSD HWAITING !!! by: Kenneth@snsdkorean sources: http://twitter

Fan Cams from the Korean Music Wave in Bangkok!

It was probably a very exciting and amazing events for all the fans that many big name stars were there that night Here are the fan cams from the event! Check it out and let me just say, YulTi + Nickhun as MCs= Love

Updates On MBC’s ‘Korean Music Wave In Bangkok’

With the MBC’s ‘Korean Music Wave In Bangkok‘ set to be held on the 12th, many stars, including the girls, will be attending.  YuTi along with 2PM’s Nickhun will be hosting the event as MCs

Get Ready Japan, Here Comes the Next Soshi Wave-UPDATED

Edited: Specific concert details added at the bottom. (Dates, arenas, etc.) creds; aegyodeer Because I love that picture so much.. Apart from a highly anticipated release of Mr. Taxi, the girls will also be having their first nationwide tour in Japan this coming May! It’ll be called “the 1st Japan Arena Tour” taking place in 4 different cities, with a total of 7 concerts

After School @ Korean Wave Concert

After School at a Korean Wave Concert on December 2nd. Credit: Hydrogen2 (Korean) & Afterschooldaze

Kara first Asian girl group to rank in Oricon top 5

Kara will become the first Asian girl group (non Japanese) to place in the top 10 on Japan’s prestigious Oricon chart. Oricon Style reported that the Oricon chart will announce on August 23 that Kara will place at No

Korean beauty industry benefits from the Hallyu wave

The Korean beauty industry has taken a huge leap in success, thanks to the Hallyu craze all over the world. The beauty industry in Korea is boasting a growth rate higher than that of other established markets such as Paris and Japan, and it looks as though this trend will continue

SNSD successfully finish their Asian tour

SNSD have successfully finished their Asian tour with the largest number of audiences attended in the history of Korean girl group’s concert. SNSD have held “Girls’ Generation Tour” since May 31 last year

Korean Wave Concert Acts Confirmed: MBLAQ, FT ISLAND, SECRET and MORE!!

Posted: February 14, 2012 2:13 PM EST tvxq, mblaq, ft island, 2pm, teen top, Boyfriend, norazo, after school, SHINee, t-ara, 2am Last year 2PM, BEAST, SHON DAMBI, MBLAQ, FTisland, SG Wannabe, NORAZO, 2AM, WONDERGIRLS, T-ARA, AFTERSCHOOL, SECRET, TVXQ, SISTAR, 4MINUTE, CNBlue, BROWN EYED GIRLS, Girls' Generation, MISS A performed in the 2011 Korean Music Wave in Bangkok BY JL STARNET

TaeNy to MC 2012 Korean Music Wave in Bangkok

It has been announced that Tiffany and Taeyeon will MC the 2012 Korean Music Wave on April 7th along with 2PM’s Nickhun!  Tiffany and Nickhun were announced on February 13th as MCs, but fans were allowed to choose one more member of SNSD

Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon and Tiffany Host The 2012 Korean Music Wave in Bangkok

The MC of the 2012 Korean Music Wave in Bangkok, Thailand is decided to be Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon and Tiffany alongside Nichkhun on April 7. Girls’ Generation Tiffany and 2PM’s Nichkhun were announced on February 13 in addition fans were allowed to vote for a second Girls’ Generation member to MC

Wonder Girls get nominated for ‘Best Asian Act’ by Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards

It’s just been revealed that the Wonder Girls were nominated for an award with the 2012 Nickelodeon-Asia Kids’ Choice Awards (KCA)! The Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards is one of America’s biggest annual awards shows

Wonder Girls: Nominee of ‘Favorite Asian Act’ by Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards

Nickelodeon revealed their nominees of 25th Annual Kid Choice Awards hosted by Will Smith airing live from USC’s Galen Center in Los Angeles on Saturday March 31, 8PM PST. The Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards is geared towards a younger audience however is considered one of America’s biggest annual awards shows

FIRST EVER Asian Girl Group Hits Number 1 in US, Beats Girls' Generation

Posted: February 21, 2012 2:22 PM EST blush, billboard, dance, hits, snsd, girls generation, the, wallstreet journal, swedish house mafia, gloria, estefan "A pop band from Asia has raced past Kelly Clarkson, Rihanna and David Guetta to the top of the U

Hong Kong Asian-Pop Music Festival in March

The Hong Kong Asian-Pop Music Festival that gathers popular singers in Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, South Korea, Japan, Singapore and Malaysia is set to open this year on March 23 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center

The Moon that Embraces the Sun Exported to 7 Asian Countries at Highest Price Ever

The South Korean MBC TV historical drama The Moon Embracing the Sun recently exported to 7 Asian countries including Japan, Thailand and Singapore, becoming the TV series that fetches the highest price for all South Korean drama exports to this day

‘The Moon Embracing the Sun’ to be exported to seven Asian locales

The rights to MBC’s historical drama “The Moon Embracing the Sun” have been obtained by seven locales across Asia, making it one of the most profitable exports in the drama genre. A representative from the program announced yesterday that a contract to broadcast the program has been signed with Japan, Thailand, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia and Indonesia

G.I. Joe 2's Asian Success Rests on Lee Byung Hun's Shoulders

“G.I. Joe 2” (“G.I. Joe: Retaliation”) will release in theaters worldwide on June 21, 2012. Currently, G.I. Joe 2 is having major promotion tours in South Korea and Japan that involves its cast Lee Byung Hun, Channing Tatum, Bruce Willis, and Dwane Johnson (The Rock)