At a recent press release event held in Seoul Hapjungdong Lotte Art Center, the members of TEEN TOP commented on competing against their senior groups such as Super Junior and 2PM, who have released their respective albums recently. The boys revealed that just being considered competitors to the idol seniors is a huge “honor.”
TEEN TOP stated, “At the beginning of our debut, we had the nickname, “baby beast-dols” because of the 2PM seniors. If we are to be seen as competition for idol seniors like them, we are honored. Even the fact that we are able to perform at the same time as our idol seniors is an honor.” ...
Super Junior’s Donghae & Eunhyuk release teaser photos + info for their 3rd Japanese single “Skeleton”
With the success of their previous title track “Motorcycle” and first full-length Japanese album “Ride Me,” back in March, as well as their first tour, Donghae and Eunhyuk are now returning to the music scene with their 3rd Japanese single “Skeleton.”
Its release is scheduled to be Wednesday, August 6th, along with physical copies of CDs and DVDs. The full album tracklist consists of just two tracks, as well as their instrumentals – “Skeleton,” “Wonderland,” and the instrumental versions of both. Meanwhile, the DVD includes clips of the making film for “Skeleton,” as well as its music video. ...
Seo Taiji reveals why he wore a skirt during his early idol days + his inspiration for the song, "Come Back Home"
On the October 24 episode of “Kakao Music Studio Live,” singer Seo Taiji was invited as a guest along with Sam Ochiri and Julian from “Abnormal Summit,” to talk about his past Seo Taiji and Boys days, and perform his hit songs.
On this live recording, the legendary Seo Taiji revealed why he wore a skirt during one of the promotions for Seo Taiji and Boys, revealing a more rebellious side to his usual soft and gentle demeanor. ...
Just the other day, an article about veteran actor Choi Min Soo showing his dislike for singer-turned-actors garnered a lot of attention as netizens agreed with him and allkpop readers likewise pondered this controversial issue.
As a response, writers pakman and mssylee decided to tackle the issue and go head to head on the opposing sides of the conflict. While pakman will argue against Choi Min Soo by saying idols-turned-actors are not all bad, mssylee will agree with the opinion that idols should be idols and actors should be actors. ...
Are you excited for BTOB”s debut in Japan? If you aren”t already, you will be after you see this awesome teaser for their upcoming Japanese release of “Wow“!
The boys are dressed comfortably and colorfully as they show off their playful side, clearly having fun with it all as they dance and smile prettily for the camera. There”s a ton of charisma and aegyo coming up for their Japanese debut, so check out this teaser above!
f(x) Victoria makes a visit to her Super Junior sunbae at KBS today showing her support.
She uploaded photos with Kyuhyun, Heechul, Kangin, and Eunhyuk taken backstage during their Music Bank recording. They look very close to each other while giving some V signs around cute Victoria. Kyuhyun also posts a selca with Victoria and writes, “Song Qian came.”
She”s a very lovely hoobae and supportive, isn”t she?
Promoting a non-dance track this time, Super Junior take on a challenge by singing a short part of their song “This Is Love” in acapella.
While the vocal line is effortlessly doing their job, the rest of the members are also making it entertaining as possible doing random rap, flawlessly lypsyncing and more. A 25secs clip can never be boring once Super Junior are featured on it.
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Calling all cosplayers and Halloween enthusiasts! Kpopstarz has partnered up with Purecostumes.com for a special “Be Your Own K-Pop Star” giveaway just in time for Halloween!
Fan of Super Junior can create a Halloween costume that resembles the MAMACITA Cowboy Look and a hat to complete the ensemble.
Halloween is an excellent time to try out funky, K-Pop hair colors through wigs that may otherwise be a bit too daring. For a different look, fans of KARA can choose to be inspired by the Goo Hara Big Hair concept. ...
BTOB got ready to make fans say “wow” with the teaser for their Japanese debut single!
As mentioned previously, BTOB will release their 1st Japanese single, “WOW“, on November 12 after holding a press conference for their debut to be held at Tower Records” CUTUP STUDIO in Shibuya, Tokyo on November 11. They”ll also hold a showcase tour starting in Tokyo on November 8.
While you wait, you can check out the teaser for their PV above and see if you think you”ll enjoy the Japanese version as much as the Korean version! ...
On October 22, idol band GOT7 has dropped their first Japanese single titled “Around The World”. Immediately upon their release, the single topped Tower Record’s daily chart on the two day October 21 & 22.
Previously, the previously released title track “Around The World” also proved its popularity through dominating the top spot of Japan’s biggest ringtone site Recochoku.
Moreover, GOT7’s promotional activities have also drawn a lot of attention by showing off their posters and sings in the street of Japan’s youth hub Harajuku....