Posts Tagged ‘Japan’

Team B to perform at YG’s world tour starting in Osaka

Team B fans rejoice! YG Entertainment announced that Team B will be joining the YG Family for their world tour in Japan this weekend!

YG Entertainment stated, “In the case of Team B, they don”t have a debut song yet and they will collaborate with the sunbae artists as well as meet WINNER, who was their rival on the survival program “WIN“, on stage again and will perform a sweet collaboration stage as close colleagues this time.”

YG Family”s first joint concert in two years, the “2014 World Tour: Power“, will kick off in Japan and move onto Korea, China, and more and it all starts with the first stop at the Kyocera Dome, Osaka on April 12-13!


Team B also sent out a greeting video to say hello to all those who have missed them, so take a look below!


Actress Park Shin Hye to kick off 2014 world tour in May


“Hallyu Goddess” Park Shin Hye, who hosted the first Asia tour as a Korean actress, is going to host a World tour this year. Starting from May, she is going to tour the United States, Thailand, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the Philippines for her world tour titled, “2014 PARK SHIN HYE WORLD TOUR : STORY OF ANGEL.” The first of the world tour is the The 2014 DramaFever Award which will take place in New York City in May 1. After the fan meeting in New York, Park Shin Hye is going to China. In China, unlike her Asia tour last year which only took place in Shanghai, she is touring five different cities, including Beijing and Shanghai. Park Shin Hye”s agency S. A. L. T. Entertainment said, “Park Shin Hye will prepare yet another new stage as she tries very hard to communicate with her fans with these opportunities

Gaon Chart for the month of March 2014 is out!

The Gaon Chart is the national chart of South Korea and is intended to be the equivalent of Oricon in Japan and Billboard in the United States.

Check out the chart rankings for the month of March 2014 (March 1 – March 31) below!


Gaon Chart National Digital Singles Ranking


Rank Artist & Title GAON Count Agency & Distributor 1 2NE1 – Come Back Home 55,739,833 YG / Kt music 2 Soyu & JungGiGo ft. Lil Boi - Some 51,413,256 Starship-X / Loen 3 Girls” Generation – Mr.Mr 45,751,147 SM / Kt music 4 CNBLUE – Can”t Stop 37,134,798 F&C Music / CJ E&M 5 2NE1 – Gotta Be You 37,111,946 YG / Kt music 6 Lyn – Miss You…Crying 33,350,551 Music & New / Loen 7 Orange Caramel – Catallena 32,813,682 Pledis / Loen 8 Sunmi ft

EXO Returns from Japan and Draws Massive Crowd

preview nextview 1/10 preview nextview A fan snaps a photo of an overwhelmed Se Hun

Following its EXO Greeting Party in Japan ′Hello!′ show, EXO returned to Korea via the Gimpo International Aiport on April 14, drawing a massive crowd of fans.

Photo credit: Newsen/Lee Han Hyung

SUJU’s Eunhyuk & Donghae to Release Japanese Album ‘Ride Me’ in Korea

Super Junior unit group Donghae & Eunhyuk will be releasing its first full length Japanese album Ride Me in Korea on April 16.

The album was released on February 26 in Japan and was received well by ranking number one on Orion’s daily album chart.

Ride Me holds 13 songs, including title track Motorcycle and others such as Oppa, Oppa, I Wanna Dance, Love That I Need and more.

The DVD contains three music videos for Motorcycle, Oppa, Oppa and I wann Dance and also includes the album jacket filming sketch video and music video making film for Motorcycle.

Meanwhile, Eunhyuk & Donghae are currently on Super Junior D&E The 1st Japan Tour 2014 in 8 Japanese cities, holding 22 concerts

Exo Label SM Entertainment Persues Criminal Charges Against Whoever Leaked Practice Performance Of ‘Overdose’

(Photo : courtesy of the official Exo Facebook page)

Head executives at SM Entertainment, the record label for Exo, have made good on their promise last week to pursue legal action against the person or persons who posted a practice performance performance of the group"s new single "Overdose" online.

In an official company statement to eNEWS on Monday, SM Entertainment execs laid out exactly what legal course of action the K-pop powerhouse label, which is also home to Girls" Generation and Super Junior, would be taking against the as yet unnamed, alleged copyright violators.

"We have officially filed for criminal prosecution charges for copyright violations as well as a breach in the Prevention of Unfair Competition and trade secret protection laws at the Seoul Central District Prosecutor"s Office," the SM statement read

EXO Receives Huge Response At First Japan Greeting Event And Meets 100,000 Fans

Group EXO successfully held their first Japan event.

On April 14, SM Entertainment revealed that on April 11-13, EXO held their "Greeting Party in Japan Hello!" at the Japan Saitama Super Arena and met with 100,000 fans.

Although they had not officially debuted in Japan yet, they still received an overwhelming amount of attention from fans.

They received a huge response when ticket sales began for this event and had to extend their 4 time event to 5 times.

At the event, they performed many of their hit songs including, "MAMA", "Growl", "Miracles in December" and more and received much support from the audience.

EXO will also be holding an "EXO Comeback Show" on April 15 in Seoul for their new album, Overdose.

Happy birthday to Rainbow’s Yoonhye

Real name: Jung Yoon Hye (정윤혜) Japanese: ユネ Chinese: 郑允慧 Nicknames: Rainbow Lovely, Bunny, BunnHye, Daisyoon. Birthday: April 14, 1990 Height: 165cm Weight: 46kg Blood Type: O Label: DSP Media Group: Rainbow Position: Vocal, rapper Color in Rainbow: Violet Education: Dongduk Women’s University, majoring in broadcast entertainment. Talents: Facial Expressions, Double Jointed, taking selcas, guitar. Shortcomings: Chatterbox, talks to herself. Look Likes: Son Dam Bi Acting Background:jTBC The Eldest (supporting role), MBC Every1 The Dramatic (main role)
She has cute expressions when she eats.  Lost a significant amount of weight before debut (44 lbs.). Goal is to be fixed guest on a radio show one day

Akdong Musician’s Kim Soo Hyun Becomes a Shy Stalker in ‘200%’ Making Film

After flawlessly playing a stalker with a crush, Akdong Musician Lee Soo Hyun revealed it wasn’t as easy as it appears in the 200% music video.

On April 12, Akdong Musician released the making film of 200%, revealing the shoot that took place in Okinawa with Lee Soo Hyun and model Nam Joo Hyuk as the main leads. Lee Soo Hyun revealed her embarrassment, realizing that her role in the music video was large, as she expressed her uncertainty of taking on the role.

But she had nothing to worry about as she perfectly played out the adorable stalker, even getting the director’s approval.

Meanwhile, it was revealed that while Lee Soo Hyun was filming the MV in Japan, Lee Chan Hyuk was back in Seoul, exercising.

Photo credit: YG Entertainment

Gaon Chart for March 30 – April 5 is out!

The Gaon Chart is the national chart of South Korea and is intended to be the equivalent of Oricon in Japan and Billboard in the United States.

Check out the chart rankings for the week of March 30 to April 5 below!

1. Park Hyo Shin - “Wild Flower”

2. A Pink - “Mr. Chu”

3. Lee Sun Hee - “Meet Him Among Them”

4. Mad Clown ft. Hyorin - “Without You”

5. Bro - “That Kind Of Guy”

6. Orange Caramel - “Catallena”

7. Lim Chang Jung - “Ordinary Song”