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B.A.P Represent Korea-Japan Regions for “Best Worldwide Act.”

B.A.P Represent Korea-Japan Regions for “Best Worldwide Act.”

It is an honor of B.A.P to be the nominee for the reputed MTV EMA 2014 (Europe Music Awards), “Worldwide Act” category.

This is the second time B.A.P is nominated for “Best Korea Act”. Earlier this year, the idols defeated many formidable opponents such as Japanese artist Miura Daichi, Korean groups BEAST, BTS, CNBLUE and KARA to become the representative from the Korean-Japan region for “Best Worldwide Act”....

B.A.P beat Daichi Miura to represent Korea and Japan in next round of votes for MTV EMA"s "Worldwide Act" title"

B.A.P beat Daichi Miura to represent Korea and Japan in next round of votes for MTV EMA"s "Worldwide Act" title"

B.A.P has won the round for MTV EMA“s “Worldwide Act” award against Japan”s Daichi Miura to represent Korea and Japan in the next round!

They will now be against Mohammed Assaf (Africa, India, Middle East), 5 Seconds of Summer (Australia, New Zealand), Revolverheld (Central Europe), Dawid Kwiatkowski (Eastern Europe), One Direction (Northern Europe), Alessandra Amoroso (Southern Europe), Dulce Maria (Latin America), Fifth Harmony (North America), and Bibi Zhou (Southeast Asia, China, Hong Kong)! ...

Daesung (D-Lite) ranks #1 on Oricon Daily Chart + to thank fans with an encore solo concert in Japan next year

Daesung (D-Lite) ranks #1 on Oricon Daily Chart + to thank fans with an encore solo concert in Japan next year

Big Bang”s Daesung (D-Lite) will thank fans with an encore solo concert in Japan next year, and he has all the more reason to do so with his latest achievement on the Oricon chart!

According to YG Entertainment, D-Lite clinched the #1 spot on the Oricon Daily Album Chart for his self-titled Japanese album, which contains Japanese versions of his Korean trot songs like “Look At Me Gwisun“.

With this feat under his belt, he will repay VIP for their love with his encore concert, “Encore!! 3D Tour D-LITE DLive D”slove“, which will be held at Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo on January 31-February 1 and Osaka-jō Hall in Osaka on February 10-11. ...

Actor Lee Joon Gi to release mini album "Exhale" in Korea and Japan

Actor Lee Joon Gi to release mini album "Exhale" in Korea and Japan

Actor Lee Joon Gi will be releasing mini album “Exhale” in Korea and China simultaneously as his gift for fans.

On 29, his agency  Namoo Actors reveals the good news along with the release of the jacket image. It is also revealed that the songs are varying from RnB to hip hop, giving his own idea to the album concept and planning.

His agency shared that Lee Joon Gi stayed overnight for recordings showing his enthusiasm to give fans a very nice gift. Meanwhile, the mini album will be released on November 21....

KARA finish the first day of Japan tour successfully with Heo Youngji

KARA finish the first day of Japan tour successfully with Heo Youngji

On October 24th, KARA met up with a large number of fans on the first day of Japan tour in Fukuoka as a new line-up.
KARA THE 3rd JAPAN TOUR 2014 ‘KARASIA” was held at Sun Palace with all seats filled., showing their unchanged strong popularity in Japan. KARA opened the stage with “Mamma Mia“, the title track of their 6th mini-album, and went on with “Pretty Girl”, “Mr.”, “STEP”, “Jet Coaster Love” and “Go Go Summer”.
Along with group performances, the members also presented their solo and duet stages as special gifts for fans.
Heo Young Ji, who is the new member of KARA after winning a competition in July, showed a perfect harmony with the rests due to her short-time preparation, deeply impressed many fans.
KARA members said that they were very excited to meet fans again and thanked them for the amazing supports. Youngji also shared her thought on being in KARA”s tour for the first time, “I will never forget this moment, and I hope all of you will not forget this moment as well. I promise to always do my best”.
Meanwhile, ‘KARASIA’ will be continued in Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya, Kanazawa, and Nigata.
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Seventh episode of "Mix & Match" show the voting results from Korea, China, and Japan

Seventh episode of "Mix & Match" show the voting results from Korea, China, and Japan

The seventh episode of Mnet and YG“s survival program “Mix & Match” aired on October 23, showing the boys at their first fan meeting in Osaka, Japan and the results from the vote in Korea, China, and Japan.

On this day, Jung Chan Woo was asked whom he thought was the most charismatic member. He chose B.I, who was flattered. When Jung Chan Woo was asked about the cutest member, the other members each put on a cute facial expression to appeal to him, making everybody laugh. In the end, he chose Song Yoon Hyung, who, right on cue, showed off his aegyo. All of them also performed “Wait For Me” for their excited fans. ...

JYJ to perform on Japan tour

JYJ to perform on Japan tour

K-pop trio JYJ successfully finished their Asia tour last month. Starting in Seoul, the trio then traveled to Hong Kong, Beijing, Chengdu, Taipei, Shanghai and Bangkok, attracting more than 100,000 fans.

The group is currently preparing for its tour of Japan in November and December, according to C-JeS Entertainment.

JYJ will hold concerts in Tokyo, Osaka and other major cities on its tour, “Ichigo Ichie”, or “Once in a Lifetime” in Japanese.

The group will also release its first digital single in Japan. The trio has yet to release an official album in Japan, though their Korean albums and hits have topped the Oricon music charts sans any promotion there. ...

JYJ to go on a Japan Dome Tour + release Japanese single album!

JYJ to go on a Japan Dome Tour + release Japanese single album!

C-JeS Entertainment has announced that JYJ will be going on a Japan Dome Tour as well as releasing a Japanese single album very soon!

C-JeS Entertainment stated, “JYJ will be meeting their Japanese fans via their “JYJ Japan Dome Tour Ichigo Ichie” in cities such as Tokyo, Osaka, and more in November and December.” They added, “Not only that, [JYJ] is preparing to release a new single album,” surprising fans with the announcement of JYJ”s first Japanese album. ...

JYJ Gearing Up for Japan Dome Tour Beginning in November, Preparing Japanese Single Album Release

JYJ Gearing Up for Japan Dome Tour Beginning in November, Preparing Japanese Single Album Release

It has been announced that JYJ is currently making preparations to kick off their comeback in Japan with a brand new concert tour.

On October 17, C-JeS Entertainment shared, “This coming November and December, JYJ will be greeting their fans in Japan with the 2014 ‘JYJ Japan Dome Tour – Ichigo Ichie,’ which will open in Tokyo, Osaka, and other major cities. They are also preparing the release of a new Japanese single album.” ...

JYJ to kick off their Japan Dome Tour this November

JYJ to kick off their Japan Dome Tour this November

JYJ will make their comeback in Japan with a concert tour.

According to C-Jes Entertainment on October 17th, JYJ will hold a Japan Dome Tour titled “Ichigo Ichie” in major cities such as Tokyo and Osaka in November and December.

This will be their 3rd concert tour in Japan following “Thanksgiving Live In Dome” tour in 2010 and “The Return of The JYJ” in 2013. Due to the constant requests from local fans, the group decided to go on a Japan Dome Tour and is also planning to expand their activities by releasing a new Japanese single....