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.
Check out these covers below and let us know which Korean artist you think did the best rendition of “Lost Stars”! ...
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.
On the cover, CL looks majestic, dressed in a white suit with gold accessories. In other images released by Elle Korea in advance to the release of the October issue, she can be seen in striking poses, exuding confidence and femininity. ...
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.
Yoon Il Kon had chosen to leave his comfortable lifestyle in North Korea, instead going to South Korea to work on his vision of a unified Korea. Realizing that he needed the help of an influential public figure to spread his vision, Yoon Il Kon joined hands with singer Lee Seung Chul. ...
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.
Lincoln Center in New York City is a world-famous venue. Baek Ji Young will be performing in the Avery Fischer Hall, where the New York Philharmonic usually performs. It has approximately 2700 seats. ...
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.
When it comes to a musical connection with her country of origin, the multi-instrumentalist enjoys some of the old school, lesser-known Korean pop artists but says she shares the K-pop artists” sense of “perfection and polishedness.” ...
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.
This says more about this idiosyncratic singer than it says about kazoos....
Added episode 14 for the Korean drama “High School – Love On”
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“High School – Love On” (2014) Directed by Lee Eun-mi-II, Seong Joon-hae Written by Lee Jae-yeon Network : KBS With Woohyun, Kim Sae-ron, Lee Seong-yeol, Choi Soo-rin, Sin Hyeon-tak, Lee Joo-sil,… 20 episodes – Fri 20:55 Also known as “Hi! School: Love On” Synopsis High school may be tough, but Woo-hyeon (Woohyun) has a guardian angel looking over him – literally. Disguised as a naive high schooler, Lee Seul-bi (Kim Sae-ron) descends from the heavens to protect Woo-hyeon”s life, but discovers she”s got a thing or two to learn about life as a teenager, including the pains of falling in love. Can this cherubic guardian protect the apple of her eye and also manage to survive high school? Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2014/07/11 ...
Added the Korean drama “Be Proud”“s page to HanCinema database
“Be Proud” (2014)
Directed by Yoon Ryoo-hae
Network : SBS Plus
With Yura, Yoo Min-gyoo, Shin So-yul, Ko Se-won, Kyeon Miri,…
A romance drama about three men and women running a fashion shopping mall.
Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2014/10/27