Keyword: Concer In America 2012

[DEBATE] Will CL succeed in America?

[DEBATE] Will CL succeed in America?

With CL”s upcoming solo debut in America recently confirmed, K-Pop fans are abuzz, wondering whether the fierce K-Pop “baddest female” will be able to make it in the tough American market.

allkpop writers alim17 and mssylee decided to debate this topic. While alim17 is confident that CL can make it in the States, mssylee is not as optimistic about her chances. 

While alim17 believes that CL has what it takes, mssylee states that CL won”t be able to stand out, as her skills and current repertoire do not stack up to current, popular American artists. ...

SS501"s Park Jung Min to go on a South America Tour for the 2nd consecutive year

SS501"s Park Jung Min to go on a South America Tour for the 2nd consecutive year

Park Jung Min will be the first Korean solo artist to hold a tour in South America for the 2nd consecutive year.

According to Ji Ho Entertainment, Park Jung Min will hold his “Save Us Tonight Latin America Tour 2014″ in 4 countries this October. He will kick off the tour in Mexico City-Mexico on October 10th, then proceed it with more concerts in San José-Costa Rica on the 12th, La Paz-Bolivia on the 15th and Lima-Peru on the 19th.

The agency said the tour was decided to launch due to the high request from local fans. The tour is expected to attract 20,000 fans....

NU"EST wrap up their first concert tour in South America

NU"EST wrap up their first concert tour in South America

NU”EST have wrapped up their first concert tour in South America.

To celebrate the release of their first best-of album “Re:BIRTH“, NU”EST traveled to Mexico on September 18 before holding concerts in Peru on September 20, Chile on September 24, and Brazil on September 27 for their four-country South American tour. 

The boys met with 8000 fans along the way and performed “Good Bye Bye“, “Story Book“, “Love Without Love“, and more. They also sang the song “Voce Sempre Sera” just for their Brazilian fans. ...

NU’EST Thrills Fans in Latin America

NU’EST Thrills Fans in Latin America

 

This week, Nu’est held their first successful concert in Mexico! In connection with J’Fest, the popular boy band held their first-ever Latin American concert on September 18th in the beautiful capital of Mexico City.

Fans waited patiently for hours outside the venue, wearing colors for the group and holding signs in support of their favorite members. Even though the wait was long for those who were hoping to stand right next to the stage, the ambiance was really relaxed and fun. People were taking pictures, talking about their favorite K-pop groups and K-dramas and sharing former concert experiences. ...

T.O.P"s "Tazza 2:God"s Hand" releases official trailer for North America release

T.O.P"s "Tazza 2:God"s Hand" releases official trailer for North America release

Big Bang T.O.P”s box office hit gambling movie “Tazza 2: God”s Hand” is scheduled for big screen premiere in US and Canada on September 26.

An official trailer is released by the title “TAZZA The Hidden Card” and shows some intense scenes with English subtitles.

The description goes like “Dae-gil, a young man with a natural-born talent in gambling, makes a sensational debut as a gambler, which leads to a reunion with his first love, Mi-na. However, in the world of card sharks and con artists, a web of conspiracy and betrayal makes Dae-gil the scapegoat of a deal gone wrong and he is forced to go on the run. He plans his revenge and prepares for one big, fateful game, as Mi-na helps him every step of the way.”...

Lee Juck to travel to America

Lee Juck to travel to America

Singer Lee Juck will kick off his “2014 Lee Juck U.S. Tour Concert” on Sept. 25 at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, according to Ilgan Sports, an affiliate of the Korea JoongAng Daily.

Afterward, he will travel to New York for his second performance on Sept. 28 at Best Buy Theater.

“It is always a pleasure to meet with fans in overseas countries”, the singer was quoted as saying by Ilgan Sports.

Lee said he was excited about this tour and confident he could show what a concert should truly be. ...

K-Pop & Latin America: The Brilliance of Super Junior’s ‘MAMACITA’

K-Pop & Latin America: The Brilliance of Super Junior’s ‘MAMACITA’

(Photo : SM Entertainment) Super Junior in the music video for the Latin-inspired song “MAMACITA.”

“MAMACITA” is the seventh album from the powerhouse K-Pop group Super Junior. The title track is heavily influenced by Spanish music and is supported by a Spaghetti Western music video which features cowboys, as well as bull fighters.

In the video, Super Junior transform into modern day toreros. The choreography of “MAMACITA” incorporates moves from Flamenco, a form of dance and music from the southern region of Spain....

Admiral Yi Sun-sin fever sweeps North America

Admiral Yi Sun-sin fever sweeps North America

The smash hit “The Admiral: Roaring Currents”, a movie that has been watched by more than 1.5 million people in less than one month since its opening on July 30, has struck a chord with moviegoers across North America.

The official English-language poster of the film “The Admiral: Roaring Currents”. (photo courtesy of CJ Entertainment)

The film opened in 30 major North American markets on August 15, including Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, Seattle, New Jersey and Virginia. It has since hit a record high, becoming the highest-grossing Korean domestic movie ever in the region. ...

Well Go USA Presents "Pirates" in North America from Sept 12th

Well Go USA Presents "Pirates" in North America from Sept 12th

OPENS IN SELECT THEATERS SEPTEMBER 12th

STARRING: Kim Nam-gil, Son Ye-jin, Yoo Hae-jin, Lee Kyeong-yeong, Kim Tae-woo, Park Cheol-min, Oh Dal-soo

DIRECTED BY: Lee Seok-hoon

RELEASE DATE: September 12th, 2014 (WELL GO USA)

CITIES: New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Seattle, Dallas, Houston, San Diego, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Baltimore, Denver, Boston, Hawaii, Toronto, Vancouver

SYNOPSIS: On the eve of the founding of the Joseon Dynasty, an unprecedented robbery shocks the nation-in-waiting: a whale has swallowed the Emperor”s Royal Seal, and a bounty placed on its retrieval. Now, every infamous gang of thieves, thugs, pirates, and government agents take to the seas, battling the elements, creatures of the deep, and each other to possess the mother of all rewards.  ...

"Roaring Currents" Makes a Splash in North America

"Roaring Currents" Makes a Splash in North America

Korean period blockbuster “The Admiral: Roaring Currents”, which just last weekend broke an all-time record to become the most-watched film here, has made an impressive splash in American theaters.

According to distributor CJ Entertainment, the film earned over US$560,000 in just three days after its premiere in North America last Friday.

The flick, which depicts Admiral Yi Sun-shin”s famous naval victory against the Japanese in the 16th century, is currently being screened in 30 cinemas in major cities across the U.S. including New York and Seattle. ...