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Kim Soo Hyun to sing at Youth Olympics opening in Nanjing, China

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Kim Soo Hyun to sing at Youth Olympics opening in Nanjing, China

It”s been confirmed that Korean actor Kim Soo Hyun will sing the theme song at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Youth Olympics held in Nanjing, China.
On August 14th, Kim Soo Hyun already took part in the final rehearsal for the ceremony. He will sing alongside many other stars at the event, including Zhang Liang Ying, Zhang Jie and a female performer from Russia. Local reports said that he was offered the role because he is one of the youth’s favorite actors. 
Kim Soo Hyun is a Hallyu star after so many hit dramas such as “Dream High”, “The moon embracing the sun, “My love from the star”… and has established a large fan base across Asia.
The Youth Olympics Games will officially begin on the 16th and last until Aug 28.
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Kim to sing at Youth Olympics

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Kim to sing at Youth Olympics

Actor Kim Soo-hyeon-I of the SBS drama “My Love from the Star” left Korea for Nanjing, China, yesterday to sing at the opening ceremony of the Youth Olympic Games.

He will sing alongside many other stars at the event, which will be held on Saturday. Local reports said he was offered the job because he is one of the younger generation”s favorite actors. . ... Read more

Kim Yuna’s first fan meeting after Sochi Olympics

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Kim Yuna’s first fan meeting after Sochi Olympics

Kim Yuna’s first fan meeting after Sochi Olympics

Kim Yuna held her first fan meeting since her return from the Sochi Olympics and the explosive turn out showed she was still Queen Yuna. The fan meeting held on March 4th, a week day, was attended by around one thousand fans and a hundred press members. . ... Read more

Kim Yuna’s Post-Olympics Interview

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Kim Yuna’s Post-Olympics Interview

Kim Yuna’s Post-Olympics Interview [Full Transcript]

Diverging from the furious fans and the public, Kim Yuna has been rather calm about the whole “free-skate result scandal” from the 2014 Sochi Olympics. . ... Read more

Park Jin Young ‘Swing Baby’ Gets Free Publicity Through Sochi Olympics

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Park Jin Young ‘Swing Baby’ Gets Free Publicity Through Sochi Olympics

JYP Entertainment CEO, producer, and singer Park Jin Young”s “Swing Baby” was heard at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

On February 19th, Park Jin Young posted on his Twitter, “It was so weird that my voice was reverberating at the Olympic Games. I guess I participated with the Russian team in Sochi. Thank you for using my music in such an amazing performance.” He also posted a video to go along with his comment. . ... Read more

Uzbekistan Figure Skater Uses B.A.P's 'Warrior' For Sochi Olympics Performance

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Uzbekistan Figure Skater Uses B.A.P's 'Warrior' For Sochi Olympics Performance

An Uzbekistan figure skater used K-pop idol group B.A.P”s “Warrior” as the song of choice for his performance at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

The skater had stated that if he ranked in the top 3, he would perform to B.A.P”s song. . ... Read more

Uzbekistan’s Figure Skater Performs to B.A.P’s “Warrior” at Sochi Winter Olympics

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Uzbekistan’s Figure Skater Performs to B.A.P’s “Warrior” at Sochi Winter Olympics

At the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Uzbekistan’s figure skater chose B.A.P’s debut song “Warrior” as the music for his gala show.

The Uzbek athlete had said, “If I place in the top 3, I will perform to B.A.P’s ‘Warrior’ for the gala show.” And he did. On February 13, a video of the figure skater’s practice video was posted on Facebook, where the athlete skated to B.A.P’s “Warrior,” becoming a hot topic. Since the video’s posting, it has received over 9,700 likes and been shared over 1,000 times. . ... Read more

"Empress Qi" supports the Winter Olympics

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MBC drama “Empress Qi” and the crew sends a message of support to the national athletes in Sochi.

Actor Kim Moo-yeong posted on his Twitter, “There’s not much of Sochi left and I’m cheering for our national athletes!” along with a picture. . ... Read more

ZE:A’s Park Hyungsik Appears at 2014 Sochi Olympics Speed Skating Event

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ZE:A’s Park Hyungsik Appears at 2014 Sochi Olympics Speed Skating Event

ZE:A member Park Hyungsik was captured on camera recently in the stands at a 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Speed Skating event in Russia.

Park Hyungsik was there supporting Korean speed skater Lee Seung Hoon in the men’s 10000 meter event on February 18, which took place at the Sochi Adler Arena Skating Center. . ... Read more

Olympics Take Over TV Land

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 Olympics Take Over TV Land

Another day of cancellations had MBC’s Empress Ki as the only drama that aired, but the cancellations seemed justified as South Korea scored a gold in the 3000 m women’s short track event. . ... Read more