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Music & Lyrics: Harry Potter Casts a Spell on K-pop

Music & Lyrics: Harry Potter Casts a Spell on K-pop

Music & Lyrics: Harry Potter Casts a Spell on K-pop Written by Gaya On October 31, 2014

Today, I count myself as an active, card-carrying member of the K-pop fandom. But before that, there was Harry Potter.

The Harry Potter series didn’t create a fandom so much as it did a massive cultural phenomenon whose effects are still felt today. And with the books being both written the lingua franca English, as well as being translated into numerous languages, said phenomenon’s reach was — and remains — global. Even within the Hallyusphere, the influence of Potter and friends lingers, whether it’s Taemin‘s reading of a passage on a sitcom, Jonghyun‘s caption for his ‘unforgivable’ selca with just a hint of shirtlessness, or that riddikulus parody Shinee shot (I am also beginning to feel like there’s something Shinee isn’t telling us, but that is a matter for another day). ...

Boy Group HOTSHOT Surprises Korean Music World With debut Song "Take a Shot"

Boy Group HOTSHOT Surprises Korean Music World With debut Song "Take a Shot"

A new boom is coming!

Fan is eagerly waiting for new boy group named HOTSHOT.

HOTSHOT consists of six members including Junhyuk, Timoteo, Kidz Monster, Sungwoon, Yoonsan, Hojeong.

Each members of HOTSHOT plays a separate role. Junhyuk is the leader and vocalist of the band, he has already written songs for HOTSHOT before the group’s debut. Timoteo and Kidz Monster play the role of main group’s dancers. Meanwhile, Yoosan performs the rap segment and Hojeong is the group’s lead vocal. Finally, Sungwoon shines with his low and warm voice....

SPICA to Return to Korean Music Scene with New Single “Ghost”

SPICA to Return to Korean Music Scene with New Single “Ghost”

The girl group SPICA has been confirmed to return to the Korean music scene with their upcoming single titled “Ghost”.

The idol band SPICA consists of five members including Bohyung, Jiwon, Sihyun (formerly Juhyun), Boa and Narae.

Ghost” will be dropped on November 5. Sweetune’s Han Jae Ho and Kim Seung Hoo also show their support for SPICA’s album. ...

IU Becomes Rapunzel Princess Of Korean Music In Yoon Hyun Sang's "Where Could I?" Song

IU Becomes Rapunzel Princess Of Korean Music In Yoon Hyun Sang's "Where Could I?" Song

Recently, the contestant of “K-pop StarYoon Hyun Sang has released a series of teaser images for his upcoming song “When Could I?”, featuring the famous singer IU.
A representative of Leon Entertainment revealed that, “The two singers worked well together. It was even better than we had expected, and the song came together very well indeed.”

In the photos, IU looks like the beautiful Rapunzel princess in the famous “Tangle” cartoon. She shines her flawless beauty with a long golden blonde hair stream. The Rapunzel princess of Korean music has been immersing herself in the melodic and rhythmic patterns of Yoon Hyun Sang’s piano....

[Video] Added new poster and "Floral Rain" music video for the Korean movie "Daughter"

[Video] Added new poster and "Floral Rain" music video for the Korean movie "Daughter"

Added new poster and “Floral Rain” music video for the upcoming Korean movie “Daughter”

“Daughter” (2014)

Directed by Koo Hye-seon

With Shim Hye-jin, Koo Hye-seon, Hyeon Seung-min, Lee Hae-woo, Yoon Da-kyeong, Yang Hyeon-mo,…

Synopsis
A mother is seriously obsessed with her daughter. The mother forces her daughter to live a ascetic life and keeps a close watch to ensure she doesn”t stray. Years later, now fully grown up, the daughter learns that her mother is stricken with cancer and visits the hospital. The mother, however, has not changed at all, even while awaiting her imminent death. The daughter visits her former piano teacher, who consoled her when she was young. Since she was not on good terms with her own father, the teacher understands the daughter”s position and tries to support her former student. This teacher now lives alone at her old house after all these years. When the teacher tells the daughter that she took care of her father with Alzheimer”s until he died, the daughter begins to wonder if she, now pregnant, will ever be able to be free from the painful memories involving her mother....

Why Popular Korean Actors and Actresses Release Music Albums

Why Popular Korean Actors and Actresses Release Music Albums

 

With idol stars taking supporting roles in various dramas, actors and actresses are also releasing music albums, In addition to actor Lee Min Ho, who is going to release his second music album, “Song for you.” many actors and actresses are releasing music albums without the intent to debut as singers. For actor Lee Min Ho, it was a response to relentless requests from Korean and international fans. Actress Ha Ji Won after she finished filming the MBC drama “Empress Ki” released a digital single called “Me At This Place Now,” attracting the attention of the “Empress Ki” fans. Actress Pakr Shin Hye as well released a song called “My Dear” last June, made with her older brother Park Shin Won. Since the lines between actor, singer and entertainer are being destroyed, actors are seeking ways to express their talents and communicate with the fans. ...

Music & Lyrics: The Bad Boys of B1A4

Music & Lyrics: The Bad Boys of B1A4

Music & Lyrics: The Bad Boys of B1A4 Written by Laverne On October 6, 2014

Debuting in 2011, B1A4 has slowly but surely built up a loyal fanbase over the years with catchy songs and funny music videos. They’ve even managed to become somewhat known as artists for their involvement in their latest mini album, Solo Day, having written and produced all the songs themselves.

On top of these accomplishments, the boys exude an innocent charm, emphasized by their philanthropy and naive, countryside image. ...

Korean music lovers going crazy over Milk

Korean music lovers going crazy over Milk

Samsung Electronics” Milk Music, a free radio application launched in Korea with the Galaxy Note 4 phablet, is sweeping the app market.

The world”s largest smartphone manufacturer said Tuesday that Milk Music was No. 1 among Korean users in the Google Play store”s free app category just six days after its launch. The app surpassed 500,000 downloads on Monday.

A day earlier, the Android store”s top two most downloaded apps by Koreans were V3+ and KakaoTalk. It is notable that a music service app overtook the positions of Korea”s most popular messenger app, KakaoTalk, and AhnLab”s security app. ...

[Video] Added new music video and interview video for the Korean movie "Slow Video"

[Video] Added new music video and interview video for the Korean movie "Slow Video"

Added new music video and interview video for the upcoming Korean movie “Slow Video

Slow Video” (2014)

Directed by Kim Yeong-tak

With Cha Tae-hyeon, Nam Sang-mi, Oh Dal-soo, Ko Chang-seok, Jin Kyeong, Yooyoung,…

Synopsis
This is the second movie made by the Hollywood major 20th Century Fox, directed by Kim Yeong-tak and starring Cha Tae-hyeon from “Hello Ghost“....

The SB Mixtape: 9/25/2014, The Colorful World of Korean Music

The SB Mixtape: 9/25/2014, The Colorful World of Korean Music

The SB Mixtape: 9/25/2014, The Colorful World of Korean Music Written by Andy On September 25, 2014

Time for another SB Mixtape! Like fandoms, Korean artists embrace the rainbow. Colors are plentiful in songs, coming in all sorts of forms. They can be used as a metaphor or used to describe a state of being. Either way, the music is colorful. From indie groups to K-pop, allow this playlist to color your day like a rainbow!

World of Color from seoulbeats on 8tracks Radio. ...