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October 8 commemorates the one year anniversary of the death of talented singer Rottyful Sky (Haneul), who passed away after battling a brain tumor for about a year. Around that time, Kahi had revealed her upcoming track “It”s ME” had been composed by Rottyful Sky, showing their close friendship and ties. . ... Read more
Following the cover phenomenon that was “Frozen“s “Let It Go” and Taeyang“s “Eyes, Nose, Lips,” Adam Levine“s “Lost Stars” from movie “Begin Again” has now become the latest national sensation in South Korea as numerous Korean artists cover the track. . ... Read more
CL will be gracing the cover of Elle Korea magazine in their upcoming October issue. According to the publication, she will be the first Korean singer and the youngest Korean star to be on the cover of the fashion magazine. . ... Read more
On August 14th, Lee Seung Chul, in collaboration with a choir of young North Korean defectors called “With-U,” sang his new song “The Day” at Dokdo.
“With-U” is a choir composed of 55 men and women between the ages of 20 and 30, who defected from North Korea to South Korea. The idea for “With-U” came from a joint effort between Lee Seung Chul and a North Korean native, Yoon Il Kon, to bring their vision of a unified Korea to life. . ... Read more
Baek Ji Young to Become the First Korean Pop Singer to Hold Solo Concert at New York’s Lincoln Center
Singer Baek Ji Young will be holding a very significant solo concert in New York on August 30.
She is scheduled to hold her very first American solo concert series “Sentimental Memories” in Los Angeles’ Club Nokia and New York’s Lincoln Center, on August 28 and August 30, respectively. . ... Read more
K-Pop Crossover: Korean-American Singer-Songwriter Mayda Miler Discusses Working With Prince's Rhythm Section
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Mayda Miller wants to break your stereo.
The Korean adoptee, who was born in Minnesota, and goes by the professional name Mayda, mixes beats and styles with furious abandon. She moves between intimate acoustic singer-songwriter paeans to full on funk thumpers and hard rock blasts. . ... Read more
Actor Kim Soo Hyun visited his friend and singer IU”s concert. Actor Kim Soo Hyun visited IU”s concert which took place on Thursday in Suh Kang University in Seoul. Actor Kim Soo Hyun greeted the fans at the concert at a surprise event at IU”s concert. Kim Soo Hyun did not get up on stage, but he cheered for IU in his seat. When IU recognized him from the stage, the 450 fans at the concert hall cheered. In related news, actor Kim Soo Hyun and singer and actress IU starred in the KBS 2 drama “Dream High” together in 2011. . ... Read more
There”s an incredible moment towards the end of folk singer-songwriter Han Dae Soo”s song “Give Me Water!”
About a minute before the fadeout, Han”s rasp of a voice is interrupted by what appears to be an aggressively played kazoo, buzzing like a messenger insect. At first, the listener may be hard-pressed to say whether this sound was produced by Han”s voice or not. . ... Read more
Singer LYn will be the first Korean female ballad singer to promote in China.
Lyn will be attending China”s “QQ Music Awards” on March 27 as the female vocalist representative of Korea an officially begin her hallyu promotions. . ... Read more