Kpop News 2017

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[★GIVEAWAY] Win a pair of tickets to Toronto Kpop Con 2017
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[★GIVEAWAY] Win a pair of tickets to Toronto Kpop Con 2017

Enter Koreaboos giveaway for a chance to win a pair of tickets to see K.A.R.D, BTOB or EXID at the Toronto Kpop Con 2017!

Koreaboo is teaming up with Pop! Goes The World! to give a few lucky fans a chance to see K.A.R.D, BTOB or EXID, live in Toronto on May 12-14. Toronto Kpop Con will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and will be holding a fan meet daily for each group.

Best Selling KPOP Singles So Far in 2017
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Best Selling KPOP Singles So Far in 2017

The first half of this year has been graced with plenty of amazing songs, collaborations, and duets from various Korean artists.

Some songs, however, have been able to attract much recognition from the public leading to hundreds of thousands of downloads from the citizens of South Korea. In fact, two songs have already surpassed the coveted one million downloads mark already this year, with a few more likely to hit the milestone soon as well.

Here are the top 10 best selling singles of 2017 thus far:

7 Comebacks of Kpop Legends 2017!
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7 Comebacks of Kpop Legends 2017!

2017 has been packed with the return of first generation idols to the music scene. These artists are back and better than ever! Many released albums to celebrate their 20+ year anniversaries. Even though the songs are brand new, one can not help but feel the nostalgia that comes with seeing these artists perform again after such long hiatuses. If you are a new Kpop fan, you will want to get familiar with these legendary artists. Check out the list below!

At the end of December 2016, Kpop legend Uhm Jung Hwa made her first comeback in 8 years and released two music videos, one for "Dreamer" and another for "Watch Me Move." She performed both songs on the end of the year festivals and had a special comeback on Mcountdown on January 5th, 2017!

Gong Yoo, Park Shin Hye, Park Bo Gum, Ji Chang Wook Lead List Of Nominees In Baeksang Awards 2017
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Gong Yoo, Park Shin Hye, Park Bo Gum, Ji Chang Wook Lead List Of Nominees In Baeksang Awards 2017

The list of nominees for this year's Baeksang Awards has come out and the competition for the top categories seem to be stacked with superstars and rising stars. Among the most prominent contenders are Park Shin Hye, Ji Chang Wook, Park Bo Gum and Park Bo Young .

According to a report by Soompi, the 53rd Baeksang Art Awards which will be given on May 3 has already released the full list of nominees in the acting and drama categories. Among the nominees for the best drama include MBC's fantasy "W: Two Worlds", KBS 2's historical romance "Moonlight Drawn by Clouds", SBS's medical romance "Romantic Doctor Kim", tVN's top rater "Goblin: The Great and Lonely God," and another entry by tvN "Dear My Friends."

MONSTA X News: MONSTA X Gears For Japanese Debut Under New Label 'Mercury Tokyo'
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MONSTA X News: MONSTA X Gears For Japanese Debut Under New Label 'Mercury Tokyo'

After dominating the Billboard World Album Chart with their "The Clan Pt. 2.5: The Final Chapter," MONSTA X is set to make a new milestone in their career as they gear for a Japanese debut. MONSTA X has signed with Mercury Tokyo for their much-anticipated debut.

According to a report by All Kpop, MONSTA X will debut under Mercury Tokyo Records, a label created Universal Music especially for the group's Japanese debut. The name Mercury Tokyo came from Mercury Records, a Chicago-based label that has been around since 1945.