K-Pop Crossover: The Beatles and The Rolling Stones Lead Our List Of Bands WIth High Profile Member Departures
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Last week, it was reported that EXO-M band member Kris Wu Yifan, known to fans as simply Kris, was terminating his contract with SM Entertainment.
Though the news shocked K-poppers from around the world, Kris is not the first star to leave a group at the height of their fame. Some bands, like the Rolling Stones and Pink Floyd, survive the defection of key members. Other bands obviously do not.
Here”s our list of the five most infamous band members that bailed....
Birth name: Park Hyo Shin (박효신)Birthday:
December 1, 1981 Horoscope: Sagittarius Birth place: Seoul, South Korea Genres: R&B, ballad Occupations: Singer, songwriter Debut year: 1999 Label Jellyfish Entertainment Education: Kyung-hee University (majored in post-modern music) Height: 178cm Weight: 65kg Blood type: O Twitter: http://twitter.com/realcaptainpark
- He has so many hit songs in his career such as: “Things I Cannot Do For You”, “Fool”, “A Good Person”, “Standing In That Place”, “Snow Flower”, “Wild Flower”,… - He sings so many OSTs for many dramas
His popular song:
Real name: Yoon Do HyunBirthday:
February 3, 1972 Birth place: Paju, Gyeonggi Province Horoscope: Aquarius Label: Dee company Occupation: Singer, musician, songwriter, MC, actor Music genre: hard rock/folk rock Height: 176cm Weight: 65kg Blood type: O Group: YB Debut year: 1994 Debut album: In Front of the Post Office in Autumn
- He is the founder and lead vocalist of the Yoon Do Hyun Band (YB) since 1996, with himself on vocals, drummer Kim Jin Won, guitarist Yoo Byung Yeol, and bass guitarist Park Tae Hee. - He married musical theatre actress Lee Mi Ok on June 15, 2002 and have one daughter - He is co-hosting SBS”s one night TV entertainment with SNSD”s Sooyoung
His latest track:
During a special interview to celebrate the ending of the hit KBS drama series “Discovery of Love,” Shinhwa”s Eric shared his thoughts on wanting to get married soon.
Eric (35) revealed that he was “jealous” when asked a question about younger idol members who are getting married or already married such as Wonder Girl“s Sun and Super Junior“s Sungmin....
Former Girls” Generation member Jessica wrote a message to fans on her Weibo on October 17.
Jessica made her first appearance as the head designer of “BLANC & ELCARE” at “Lane Crawford“s first anniversary event in Shanghai, China on the 16th, and she thanked fans for supporting her. She wrote on Weibo, “I was surprised to see all the fans that came out yesterday. Thank you so much. I won”t disappoint you. I”ll always be by your side. I”ll be back.”...
Stage Name: SUKI (숙희)Real Name:
Jin Jung Young (진정연) Birthdate: August 14, 1982 Birth place: Seoul, Korea Height: 165 cm Weight: 44 kg Label: JG entertainment Occupation: singer Music genre: ballad Debut year: 2009 Debut single: Missing you Twitter: http://twitter.com/singersuki
- In 2011, she joined a trio named “Women Power”
Her latest track:
Reports are stating that member Kim Eun Bi of YG Entertainment’s upcoming new girl group has withdrawn from the group.
According to an industry insider, the former “Superstar K2” contestant already left YG Entertainment six months ago due to health reasons. Daily Sports quoted a statement from a YG representative: “It is true. It’s regrettable that someone who has trained with us for so long ended up leaving without fulfilling her dreams. We think she decided that her health wouldn’t be able to withstand the group activities.” ...
For the 400th episode special of “Infinity Challenge,” the production has put together a “Begin Again” special, in which the members will get to know each other more than ever before.
The members will be picking their own partners to spend 24 hours with, with no interference from the producers. In order to pick their partners, the members are to take quizzes, to find out just how much (or little) they know each other, answering personal questions such as “Where did my wife and I have our first kiss?” or ridiculous ones like “Which finger do I pick my nose with?” ...
Although the recent news of Lee Joon and Thunder will depart from the group, the five boys of MBLAQ have held a concert to commemorate their 5th year anniversary on October 15th.
On October 15th 2009, MBLAQ made their successful debut in performing the first track “Oh year” from their mini-album “Just BLAQ” on the stage of Mnet’s M! Count Down.
After the anniversary is closed, a celebratory shot of the group has been posted in MBLAW’s official Facebook. The picture is captioned with “[#MBLAQ] Please celebrate MBLAQ’s 5th debut anniversary! #MBLAQ5thDebutAnniversary #WeLoveYouMBLAQ”....
Former Girls' Generation Member Jessica Launches Design Competition In Collaboration With The 'Help For Children' Charity
(Photo : Facebook ) Jessica partners with a charity organization and initiates a design competition.
Jessica Jung and her fashion brand BLANC are kicking off a charity design competition to help prevent child abuse.
Jessica”s fashion brand is going to work with the charity “Help For Children” to raise money to aid needy children around the world....