On September 25, Big Bang member and solo artist G-Dragon performed live on “GD Friends Live Worldwide” which was a special concert for fans around the world that was live streamed on Naver Music. During the special concert, G-Dragon also had a talk segment in which he answered questions from the fans. Fellow Big Bang members Taeyang and Daesung also participated.
G-Dragon, Taeyang, and Daesung talked about T.O.P.’s hand injury and Seungri’s media scandals with Japanese model Anna Kubo and partially nude pictures in a Japanese magazine. ...
T-ARA, T-ARA N4
T-ARA’s new member Dani meets with long-time friend Chris Brown
By now just about everyone knows about the bullying scandals surrounding the K-Pop group T-ARA, but is there a light at the end of the tunnel?
American singer Chris Brown has reportedly sent a love call to T-ARA N4, the group’s subunit comprising of members Eunjung, Areum, Jiyeon, and Hyomin.
Brown invited the four ladies to his music video shoot in Los Angeles on May 11, but because the group was set to perform at the star-studded Dream Concert, they had to postpone the meeting instead flying to the States on May 12. ...
Big Bang members, G-Dragon and Daesung, have decided to open up about their respective controversies through SBS TV‘s ’Healing Camp‘.
On February 10th, an SBS representative revealed that the two idols wrapped up recording for the show, where they discussed their personal struggles after getting embroiled in scandals involving marijuana and a fatal car accident.
“The two carefully talked about how they felt when the controversies emerged, and the pain they went through during their hiatus,” said a staff member. ...
Girls' Generation's Sooyoung and Jung Kyung-Ho are Dating + Previous Dating Scandals Among the Ladies of SNSD
Wow, Girls’ Generation are really scorching the news media for the first week of 2014. From YoonA and Lee Seung-Gi dating comes another couple. This time, it is Sooyoung dating Jung Kyung-Ho!!! The girls are really growing up and starting off the new year with huge issues.
So how did this two love-birds meet? Sooyoung is only twenty-four and Jung Kyung-Ho is thirty-one years old and is an actor. So, this two are really busy and has tight schedules. How will they ever find time to meet?...
Actress Kim Ha Neul avoided a question on scandals.
On the January 28th installment of KBS2′s ‘Entertainment Relay’, the interview with Kim Ha Neul was presented.
On the program, Kim Ha Neul expressed that she envied her colleagues who were dating but revealed that she did not want to make her relationship public. She was also asked, “Are you not going to reveal it even if you have a boyfriend?” and Kim Ha Neul answered, “No. For me.” ...
Actors Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye showed anger towards a dating scandal of them in China. (Photo : star today)
Actors Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye showed anger towards a dating scandal of them in China.
Today, Lee Min Ho”s side said, “The scandal is absolutely not true. Their intentions of wanting to get something out of us by making up the scandal is ridiculous. It makes us very uncomfortable.”
They continued, “The scandal is not even worth explaining. It”s not true. He”s so busy with tons of schedules that he can”t even dream about dating at the moment.”...
monthly recap, newsmakers, top issues
February 2013 Recap Main
Technically February is the beginning of 2013 in the Lunar Calendar, and rightfully so as we reviewed the top ten most viewed articles on KpopStarz.In February, we saw a trend going for scandals, confessions and new beginnings. Idols are signing on and off their television commitments.
Apart from these most viewed news though, we did cover some important ground this month, that can shake and make the Kpop industry better.In the middle of the scandals, we also raised the questions and explored things in depth. ...
Big Bang, Seungri, YG Entertainment, scandal
Big Bang Members Express Thoughts About Seungri’s Scandals
Big Bang members stated that they want to forgive Seungri for the scandals that have happened recently.
YG Entertainment had denied that Seungri’s scandals were true with Anna Kubo. However, a video was released showing the two kissing and hugging.
A Japanese gossip magazine also released photos of Seungri supposedly lying in bed that a woman who claims to have slept with him turned in. ...
Jaekyung gave her own opinions on why Rainbow wasn’t as popular as some of the other girl groups.
She appeared on the April 30 episode of KBS 2TV‘s ‘Our Neighborhood Arts and Physical Education‘ where she was asked about Rainbow. She said, “Rainbow isn’t as popular because we didn’t have any big issues, like an accident or friction between team members.”
Her outburst surprised the staff because even though many idols come out on variety shows to promote their group, none had been so forthright to say that their group hadn’t succeeded. However, she made everyone laugh by saying, “I’ll make some kind of issue so Rainbow can succeed.“ ...
CNBLUE, Jung Yong Hwa, Lee Jong Hyun, Re:BLUE, I’m Sorry
Group CNBLUE Reveals Relationship Confessions, ‘No Interest?’
Band CNBLUE, who debuted 3 years ago, reveals confessions about dating.
During their ‘Re:BLUE’ album press conference, they revealed information about their future plans with their new album.
One reporter stated, “It seems that these past 3 years, your band has not burst with any scandals yet.”
Leader Jung Yong Hwa stated, “We are so busy with our schedules that when we come home, we just want to relax.” ...