Posts Tagged ‘official’

NUEST to return on August 22nd with 3rd mini-album Sleep Talking

LOVEs have a reason to be excited as Pledis Entertainment revealed through NU’EST‘s official Twitter that the boys would be back on August 22nd with their third mini-album Sleep Talking. Previously, they had released their 2nd mini-album early in the year.

Following this announcement, Pledis then went on to reveal each member’s individual teaser pictures, depicting members in a chic street fashion in a gray-blue hue. The boys also reported a few days ago that they were working with Duble Sidekick for their new release.

Are you excited about this news?

via NU’EST’s Official Twitter

NU’EST Confirms August 22 Comeback, Releases Teaser Images Of JR and Ren


NU'EST have officially added their names to the long list of August comebacks.

On August 9 the group's official Twitter confirmed that the five-member group will be releasing their new mini-album, Sleep Talking, on August 22.

Their agency, LOEN Entertainment, also gave fans a glimpse at the group's new image with the teasers photos of members JR and Ren.

The urban-electro pop group previously announced that they have been working with chart-topping production duo Duble Sidekick for the new project, and the news has many eager to hear what the group has in store for their upcoming release.

The title track is said to incorporate a fantasy element and will be much more 'dreamy' than the group's previous releases.

The lead single is about a guy who expresses his feelings of love for a girl while talking in his sleep

Kim Hyun Joong Stands in for TVXQ’s Changmin on ‘Our Neighborhood Arts and Sports’

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Kim Hyun Joong Stands in for TVXQ’s Changmin on ‘Our Neighborhood Arts and Sports’

TVXQ's Changmin wasn't available on the latest filming of KBS 2TV 'Our Neighborhood Arts and Sport' that took place on August 7.

One official from the show said, 'Changmin had a prior engagement in Japan that was scheduled a while back, and so he couldn't make it to filming that day.'

On this episode of 'Our Neighborhood,' the cast members went to an Olympic village in Nowon-gu, Seoul and trained with the national team athletes. They trained their bodies and minds for the upcoming fourth badminton tournament to be held on August 21.

Cast members Jo Dal Hwan, John Park, FeelDog, and Lee Ji Hoon were admitted to the Olympic Village and received the same type of training that national athletes go through

Dok2 releases ?Ruthless Part 1?

Rap and hip-hop artist Dok2 has returned to the music scene with his latest single album release, “Ruthless Part 1.”

Besides collaboration tracks released in May and June, it has been over half a year since Dok2’s last official release. With part two of the series to be released later on in the year, Dok2’s “Ruthless Part 1” is a five track single with title song “Outchea.”

What is your impression of the single album, which can be purchased on Bugs and MelOn, and which song is your favorite?

01. 1llin

02. Outchea

03. Hell Yeah

04. Bandz & Benz

05. All I Know (Feat. Yammo)

Source: 3cinquesette

BAP Fans Will Have The Chance To Ask The Group Questions Live On ‘After School Club’ Aug. 14

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B.A.P will be on 'After School Club' August 14

B.A.P will appear on Arirang's After School Club on August 14 and the group's international fans will have the opportunity to ask questions to the group over a live chat session.

After School Club is an English-language program hosted by Eric Nam and LEDApple's Hanbyul.

During the show, fans around the world have the opportunity to chat with the guests through Google Live Chat.

The fans selected to participate will have the chance to talk with and ask questions to B.A.P for about four to five minutes.

The show's live audience are also part of the live chat, but they are not allowed to ask the idols questions directly.

Fans may submit questions for B

Daejune (Defconn) Releases Sultry "Cocktail" Music Video (Feat. T-ae of Rania)

Rapper Defconn aka Daejune (whom you might recognize as one of the hosts of “Weekly Idol“) has released his solo track “Cocktail” and music video through the official Loen Entertainment YouTube channel.

The music video features T-ae of Rania in a very sexy role. Defconn is also spruced up in a classic black suit and sunglasses. ”Cocktail” promises to be a club favorite with Defconn singing, “Drink it up, drink it up. I want some cocktail.” 

English subtitles are available for the music video.

4Minute ‘Party Rock’ Concert In Australia Planned For September


4Minute 'Party Rock' concert planned for Sept. 1 in Sydney, Australia

Australian concert organizers JK Entertainment announced on their official Facebook page today that K-Pop divas 4Minute will perform live in Sydney next month.

The 4Minute Party Rock concert is scheduled for September 1 and will be held at the Metro Theatre in Sydney.

The show will be very intimate with only 1,000 tickets sold and will also feature a collaboration with a special guest who is yet to be announced.

The news of the 4Minute show comes less than a week after JYJ's Junsu announced he will be holding a show for one night only in the Australian capital at the end of September.

JK Entertainment is bringing the 4Minute ladies to Sydney with the support of Media Asia.

Australian 4Minute fans can purchase tickets starting at 4pm on August 12

Wonder Girls' Sohee Radiates on the Set of Her Upcoming Drama

Even beautiful white peonies are no match for Sohee‘s radiance!

JYP Entertainment recently released photos of the Wonder Girls member on the set of her upcoming drama “Happy Rose Day” on its official Facebook account. Earlier in July, it was announced that Sohee was cast in the lead role of the KBS 2TV Drama Special, “Happy Rose Day.” In the drama she play the role of Ah Reum, an actress-in-training in her early twenties, who works in her mother’s flower shop. The stills form the set show Sohee in her character, surrounded by the flowers she is tending to, with the warm sun lighting up the room.

“Happy Rose Day” takes the format of an omnibus and airs August 14 KST. It is directed by Kim Young Jo, who also led the drama “Cinderella’s Sister

Are You Ready for KCON?

KCON 2013, America’s biggest K-pop event, is approaching fast, and in the past weeks, the K-CON staff have been revealing more and more details of the highly anticipated event.

First, is the artist line up. KCON has tons of incredibly popular hallyu stars coming to their event. The first group to be announced was EXO, followed by 2am, f(x), Teen Top, G-Dragon, Dynamic Duo, DJ Koo and Yoo SeungWoo. All of these big stars will be at the convention on the 24th and 25th of August 2013.

Next, there are the Special Guests. The special guests include Bekah, formerly of After School; Henry of Super Junior-M, Jun SungAhn, Nylon Pink, Drew Ryan Scott, Jeremy Thurber, Aimee Lee Lucas and many many more.

In addition to the performers and performances that are highly anticipated features of the event, there are also panels and workshops which will play a large role in the atmosphere and enjoyment of the convention

Record Label S.M. Entertainment Announces Plans To Open K-Pop Museum In L.A.’s Koreatown

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South Korean pop powerhouse record label S.M. Entertainment (artist roster shown here) announced on Wednesday that they have plans to open a museum in Los Angeles.

The world of K-pop just got a bit more prestigious.

South Korean pop powerhouse record label S.M. Entertainment announced on Wednesday that they have plans to open a museum in the Los Angeles neighborhood known as Koreatown.

The SMTOWN Museum will be located on 6th Street and Oxford Avenue, according to the publication eNEWS.

"We've been planning for a long time to create a place where residents in Hollywood could experience hallyu, but we decided that it was more meaningful to bring US residents and tourists who were interested in hallyu to LA's Koreatown," S.M. Entertainment executives wrote in an official company statement