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SS501 member Heo Young Saeng's army photo was revealed for the first time, since his enlistment on October 31.
The photo, which was uploaded on military training center's website, shows Heo Young Saeng in a military uniform sitting among his co-soldiers while having their group photo taken.
This is the first glimpse of the 2nd SS501 member in the army (after Kim Kyu Jong's enlistment in July 2012), after he entered at Nonsan Training Center in Chungnam province.
He's still as charming as he is, isn't he?
Heo Young Saeng, SS501, armySS501 singer Heo Young Saeng left a final message to fans on his Twitter account before he reported for duty at South Korea's Nonstop Training Center on Thursday.
SS501 singer Heo Young Saeng left a final message to fans on his Twitter account before he reported for duty at South Korea's Nonstop Training Center on Thursday.
Heo is the second of the five members of the K-pop boy band to enlist. SS501 singer Kim Kyu Jong began serving in the Army in July of 2012.
"I'm finally going," the 28-year-old vocalist wrote to his 213,000 Twitter followers.
"The day that Kyu Jong left just feels like yesterday. But, I'm suffering from a cold. I will always look after my health next year. Stay healthy, and I wish you the best luck."
Heo told his fans there would be no final photo before his enlistment, on account of him being uncomfortable with his new army regulation hairdo
Heo Young Saeng Signs Up For The Army: Singer Is Second Member Of SS501 Serving Mandatory 2-Year Enlistment
Heo Young Saeng, SS501SS501 singer Heo Young Saeng reported for his two-year enlistment in the South Korean army at the Nonstop Training Center on Thursday. Heo is the second SS501 member to enlist.
SS501 singer Heo Young Saeng reported for his two-year enlistment in the South Korean army at the Nonstop Training Center on Thursday.
Heo is the second SS501 member to enlist. Singer Kim Kyu Jong began serving in the Army in July of 2012.
All eligible South Korean males between the ages of 18 and 35 must enroll for roughly two years of army service. The exact length of their mandatory enrollment depends on which branch of the military that they serve in.
In a final phone interview, on his way to the enlistment center, Heo told eNEWS that while he will serve faithfully, he is also looking ahead to his life after the army
SS501’s Heo Young Saeng bids goodbye to his fans as he enlists today for his two-year mandatory military service.
On October 31 at 2PM KST, Heo Young Saeng entered the Nonsan Training Center in Chungnam province. He will receive four weeks of basic training before serving for the next 21 months as an active-duty soldier.
Heo Young Saeng is the second SS501 member to enlist, after Kim Kyu Jong in July 2012. Prior to his enlistment, he released a special album as well as held a solo farewell concert at AX Hall on October 26th which saw the reunion of all SS501 members.
SS501, Park Jung Min, Fan Party, SingaporeSS501 Park Jung Min Holds a Fan Party in Singapore on September 8
SS501 member Park Jung Min will be holding a fan party in Singapore on September 8 at Zouk.
Being almost 3 years since his last visit, JNation has organized a fan party for one night. This event will be a great way for fans to interact and communicate with Park Jung Min through activities.
Park Jung Min will also be performing songs from his solo album.
Park Jung Min debuted as a solo singer in 2011 and later made a comeback in 2012. He also took part in musicals and won 'Best New Musical Talent' for the Golden Ticket Awards.
He also released a Japan album in 2012 as well.
Fan Meet Information
Venue: ZOUK (17 Jiak Kim Street)
Date: 8 September 2013, Sunday
Wow here is some awesome news for Kim Hyun Joong fans! His Japanese single “Tonight” sold 100,000 copies on the day it was released. According to Oricon Charts on June 6, “Tonight” reached #2 on the single charts by selling 101,818 copies.
Kim Hyun Joong was already popular through his activities with SS501 and his appearance in the KBS 2TV drama, “Boys Over Flowers.” In January 2012, when he released his Japanese debut single “Kiss Kiss/ Lucky Guy” it also did very well when it was released.
Currently Kim Hyun Joong appears on SBS’ “Barefooted Friends.” Also, this coming June 8 he will hold a fan meeting titled “2013 KHJ Show Party People.” Stay tuned to Soompi.com for more Kim Hyun Joong news!
Rookie boy group A-JAX have confirmed plans to stage a showcase in Singapore this May 24! Organized by local promoter JNation Entertainment, it will be the group’s first time ever in Singapore.
Formerly known as DSP Boyz, the group officially changed it’s name to A-Jax after confirming it’s 7
members (Hyeongkon, Jaehyung, Hyojun, Yunyoung, Sungmin, Seungjin and Seungyub). A-Jax made their debut in June 2012 under DSP Media, home to popular idols like KARA, Rainbow and SS501.
The group is going full-force on its road to success. A-Jax is reported to be the first group to simultaneously make a debut in Korea and Japan in 2012. Despite being raw in the music industry, A-Jax has been labelled as the successor of their senior label-mate – SS501 (who has since gone on with individual activities)
On December 21st, Kim Hyung Jun participated in the Seoul Youth Center‘s ‘2012 6th Annual Love Santa Claus Celebration‘.
The singer dressed up as Santa Claus and gifted people in need with rice and presents. He donated a total of three tons of rice and also prepared Christmas presents for everyone in attendance, capturing fans’ hearts with his generosity.
Seoul Youth Center uploaded photos of Kim Hyung Jun from the event on Facebook along with the message, “SS501′s Kim Hyung Jun and 100 Santa Clauses visited the homes of seniors and children. We thank Kim Hyung Jun for donating 334 22 lb. bags of rice last year as well as this year,”.
We looked back on some of the boy bands that dominated 2012, and today, we’re looking at the men who took over the K-Pop scene (and, some, the world) all on their own.
Park Jung Min
When Park Jung Min wasn’t wooing the ladies in Japan as Romeo, the former SS501 member spent 2012 telling his K-Pop fans they were ‘Beautiful’ with his most recent solo single released last month.
Following in the footsteps of his former leader Kim Hyun Joong, Park Jung Min set out to break away from his idol image, and producing his latest album as well as taking part in developing the concept certainly marked a step in the right direction
On December 19th, SS501‘s Park Jung Min successfully held his 3rd annual fan meeting titled ‘Christmas Fan Meeting 2012 – Beautiful‘ at Japan’s Tokyo Dome.
With the concept coming from his latest single “Beautiful“, Park Jung Min set up a musical-themed concert.
He kicked off the show by playing as the character from “Beautiful” who had forgotten his name and traveled between the ’80s, the ’90s, the future, and the present. Each time period consisted of various songs from the era as well as people and episodes he encountered at the time.
Park Jung Min performed in Japanese different songs like “Foreigner” and “Sayonara“, as well as other Japanese songs