Newsen recently sat down with Akdong Musician at the YG Entertainment building for an interview, during which the young duo discussed their relationship with their CEO and boss, Yang Hyun Suk.
Elder brother of the sibling duo Lee Chan Hyuk shared, “Our boss never interferes with our music. It seems that thanks to his consideration, I am able to do well and advance forward with Soo Hyun little by little.”
On the entertainment company”s involvement in Akdong Musician”s music, he continued, “There are many [at the company] who want me to make more music, but that doesn”t mean they want us to make YG-like music and change to be like YG. [Doing so] wouldn”t fit Akdong Musician. We don”t want to change like that and it doesn”t seem like we will change like that either. They”re saying that they want to challenge us to try out genres we have yet to experience instead of just doing existing genres we”ve already done.” ...
Korean media outlet Newsen recently sat down with Akdong Musician at the YG Entertainment building for an interview where the young sibling duo expressed their gratitude towards their label.
The older brother of the pair Lee Chan Hyuk stated, “Because YG is a big company, it has professional and top notch equipment. Thanks to that, we are able to make more diverse arrangements. While we”re working, there are also many talented music technicians that stand by and help us. Back in the days when we only had a guitar, whenever we wanted to try something, there were cases where we couldn”t. Now we”ve put aside the guitar, and when we want to arrange something, there are people who advise and make it happen for us.” ...
The Instiz chart combines the overwhelming variety of charts that South Korea uses to rank music sales, and it”s also what fans use to determine whether their favorite artist has achieved an “All-Kill”.
Check out the chart rankings for the third week of October (October 13 to October 19) below!
Instiz Chart Singles Ranking
1. Akdong Musician – “Time And Fallen Leaves” – 37,671 Points
BIGBANG’s T.O.P, Akdong Musician, 2PM’s Nichkhun opt out of ALS “ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE” and donate instead
BIGBANG’S T.O.P, Akdong Musician, 2PM’s Nichkhun and others have decided to opt out of participating in the ALS “ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE” and have instead chosen to donate.
In messages posted on BIGBANG and Akdong Musician’s Facebook pages, the three artists explained that they would not be participating in the challenge but rather donating money to the foundation instead.
They urged fans to also look into supporting two foundations, the ALS Korea Association and the Hope Foundation. ...
Akdong Musician”s Lee Soo Hyun will join in the comeback stages of Epik High on music shows.
According to YG Entertainment on October 21st, Epik High will perform their doublt title tracks “Spoiler” and “Happy Ending” on music programs Mnet”s “M Countdown”, SBS”s “Inkigayo” and KBS”s “Yoo Hee Yeol”s Sketchbook”.
In particular, Akdong Musician”s Lee Soo Hyun will make her appearance in “Happy Ending” stages together with Epik High....
Akdong Musician sat down with news source Newsen at the YG Entertainment building for an interview recently, and the two young siblings were asked how they felt about the release of their latest single, “Time and Fallen Leaves“.
Older brother Lee Chan Hyuk started off by saying, “It”s true that after thankfully receiving a lot of love from many people for our debut album, we were nervous about releasing this single. When our other sunbaes” songs are good, we think that they are definitely going to get number one, but when it comes to our own music, it seems difficult to assess [our success] objectively.“...
Talented and adorable Lee Soohyun from Akdong Musician is the new cosmetic model of teenager”s skin care brand “Clean & Clear” and will promote the campaign “See the Real Me”.
The campaign aims to let teenagers nowadays to express their honest selves confidently without the fear of getting judged. Soohyun is suitable for the campaign as she”s been showing innocent, pure, and candid appeal. She is going to share her own skin trouble before she achieves her fair skin....
YG Entertainment artist Lee Hi posted a photo on her Instagram on August 20 with fellow YG singer Lee Soo Hyun of Akdong Musician. The photo was posted with the message, “Staring silently.”
The photo shows the singer posing amiably with Lee Soo Hyun. The Akdong Musician member is making a peace sign with her hand while Lee Hi has her arm wrapped around Lee Soo Hyun’s waist. Lee Hi stares at Lee Soo Hyun’s face instead of the camera, showing her quirky yet endearing sense of humor. ...
Akdong Musician,Dynamic Duo,Park Geun Hyung to guest on SBS Chuseok Special"s program "Something Special"
SBS is going to launch a new variety show this Chuseok.
On August 12th, the officials from SBS revealed that Akdong Musician, Dynamic Duo and Park Geun Hyung will guest on its upcoming pilot program “Something Special”(working title)
“Something Special” will be a program which combines both music and talk.Kang Ho Dong has been confirmed to be one the MCs while actress Kim Jong Eun is still considering the offer.
YG Entertainment previously asked “Who”s Next?” for the date, October 10. Now, the agency revealed that the first artist releasing new music was none other than the adorable siblings, Akdong Musician!
Akdong Musician uploaded a new poster for their upcoming digital single release for October 10 entitled, “Time and Fallen Leaves“!
It seems like the track will be a precious autumn track to add to your playlist, so mark your calendars, and stay tuned to find out which artist will be making a splash on October 21. ...