Taeyang New Album 2013
(Photo : Mnet America ) EXO dominated the 2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards.
The two of the biggest winners at MAMA 2014 were EXO and Big Bang’s Taeyang. EXO had a triumphant comeback after a year of several setbacks by racking up a total of four awards at the 2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards. . ... Read more
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On October 12, Big Bang member Taeyang stirred fans into a frenzy when he announced that Big Bang was in the process of creating their comeback album.
Taeyang performed a series of solo concerts entitled 2014 Taeyang Concert RISE from October 10 through October 12. The solo concerts, which were his first in four years, featured music from his commercially successful and critically acclaimed release RISE. . ... Read more
Taeyang keeps fans excited towards Big Bang”s comeback by saying they are currently working on the new album.
On October 12th, Taeyang spent the last day of his solo concert “RISE” with the fans at Olympic Hall in Seoul. To commemorate his last performance, he mentioned about Big Bang”s comeback plan to the fans,”You must be curious about Big Bang”s album and the other members. Nowadays we are working hard on the music at the studio. I can”t tell you when but we want to release a good album and good music as soon as possible”.. ... Read more
Taeyang teased an imminent return together with all five Big Bang members!
He stood on the stage at his solo concert, “2014 TAEYANG CONCERT RISE“, in front of 12,000 cheering fans. “I”m sure that you”re curious about Big Bang”s new album and the other members,” he said on stage. “We are continuing to work hard, day after day, in the studio. I can”t tell you when, but we want to release a new album and good music as fast as we can.” . ... Read more
Oricon has updated their weekly chart revealing Taeyang’s latest solo album has hit #2 this week!
Originally released on August 13 in Japan, Taeyang’s solo debut album “RISE + SOLAR & HOT” grabbed the Oricon Album Daily ranking in 2nd place and topped the iTunes Pop Album charts in 1st place. This week, he ranked #2 on the Oricon Album Weekly chart after the popular Japanese girl group, NMB48. . ... Read more
Taeyang Makes Hot Entrance in No. 2 Spot of Japan’s Oricon Chart with Debut Album, “RISE + SOLAR & HOT”
BIGBANG’s Taeyang has made a grand entrance in Japan for his debut solo album “RISE + SOLAR & HOT” which made its way to the no. 2 spot in the country’s top album sales chart, Oricon Chart. . ... Read more
Big Bang Taeyang's Solo Album, 'RISE' Is First K-Pop Album To Have All Songs Reviewed By U.S. Billboard
Group Big Bang member Taeyang”s solo album, RISE, is the first K-Pop album to have all songs reviewed by U.S. Billboard.
On July 9, Billboard stated, “Taeyang”s second solo album is the first K-Pop album to have all tracks reviewed. Through this album, Taeyang”s talent has become recognized by many.” . ... Read more
On July 8, Taeyang appeared as a guest on MBC radio program “Tablo”s Dreaming Radio” and performed his hit ballad “Eyes, Nose, Lips” with DJ Tablo himself! The rapper had previously released a cover version, which they played on here with Tablo performing his rap in English and Taeyang adding touches of his sweet voice by singing in the background for a nice collaboration. . ... Read more
U.S. Billboard spotlighted Big Bang member Taeyang”s solo album and praised him for his work.
On July 3, Billboard stated, “Big Bang”s lead vocal Taeyang has released his second solo album last month and has captured the hearts of fans everywhere.” . ... Read more
Recently, Lee Seung Chul expressed how impressed he was by Taeyang”s new solo album, “Rise.”
He even put his compliments to Taeyang on Kakao Music Star Music Room showing how he really enjoyed listening to Taeyang”s new album. He said, “I was just listening to Taeyang”s new album, and I could not believe that this is a work of an idol star. He almost sounds like a pop star. Finally found some great music done by an idol star! BigBang are the best! I just invited them to my Music Home.” . ... Read more