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 new stills and making-of video for the upcoming Korean movie “Entangled”
Directed by Lee Don-ku
With Kim Yeong-ae, Do Ji-won, Song Il-gook, Kim So-eun, Hong Jeong-ho, Choi Yoo-song,…
Filmmaker Lee Don-ku who was invited to the Busan International Film Festival, New Currents with his debut film “Fatal” (2012) returns with a tale of irreversible tragedy in his second feature Entangled. There is a house where a family of four live: mother, her eldest daughter Younghee who is married, younger daughter Kkotnip who is in high school and Younghee”s husband Sangho. The family is filled with happiness when Younghee gives birth to a child, but an unfortunate mishap caused by mother leads to the death of the child. Totally distraught, Younghee decides to leave her mother”s house with her husband. Mother”s Alzheimer”s condition worsens with the couple moving out and Kkotnip is forced to live in anxiety. At school she is pushed around by schoolmate Junghye and at home she has to deal with her mother who has issues of controlling her emotions. With no one to help her, Kkotnip is driven to the edge. A film that depicts how a happy family is destroyed, actress Kim Yeong-ae gives a superb performance as mother. (NAM Dong-chul) ...
Added episode 1 captures for the Korean drama “Liar Game” (2014)
Directed by Kim Hong-seon-I
Written by Ryoo Yong-jae
Network : tvN
With Lee Sang-yoon, Kim So-eun, Sin Seong-rok, Cha Soo-yeon, Choi Jin-ho-I, Choi Yoon-so,…
12 episdodes – Mon, Tue 23:00
Based on an original by Kaitani Sinobu, a character who is too honest for his own good, joining a game which will reward him with money if he wins, but debt if he loses....
Added episode 42 captures for the Korean drama “Yuna”s Street” (2014)
Directed by Lim Tae-woo
Written by Kim Woon-kyeong
Network : jTBC
With Kim Ok-bin, Lee Hee-joon, Lee Moon-sik, Shin So-yul, Jeong Jong-joon, Kang Shin-hyo,…
50 episodes – Mon, Tue 21:50
A drama about a man who dreams of becoming a social worker to help society”s most impoverished people....
Added episode 9 captures for the Korean drama “Secret Door” (2014)
Directed by Kim Hyeong-sik
Written by Yoon Seon-joo
Network : SBS
With Han Seok-Kyu, Lee Je-hoon, Kim Yoo-jeong, Park Eun-bin, Kim Min-jong, Kim Chang-wan,…
24 episodes – Mon, Tue 22:00
A historical about the secret surrounding Crown Prince Sado”s death.
Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2014/09/22 ...