Girls Generation (SNSD), Super Junior, TVXQ Nominated as Top Pop Artist of 2012 for Japan Billboard Music Awards

Girls Generation (SNSD), Super Junior, TVXQ Nominated as Top Pop Artist of 2012 for Japan Billboard Music Awards

Girls’ Generation, KARA, Super Junior, CNBLUE, Jang Keun Suk, TVXQ, Billboard, Japan

Girls’ Generation (SNSD), Super Junior, TVXQ Nominated as ‘Top Pop Artist of 2012’ for Japan Billboard Music Awards

Billboard Japan recently released the nominees for Japan Billboard Music Awards 2012.

The list of nominees in the 'Top Pop Artist of 2012', include leading K-Pop artists such as Girls' Generation, KARA, Super Junior, CNBLUE, Jang Keun Suk and TVXQ.

Voting for the artists opens today, November 1, at 11 AM JST and closes on November 15 at 11:59PM JST. The award ceremony will broadcast on December 15 at 4PM JST.

Billboard Japan Music Awards is entering its fourth award show and has four categories. AKB48 received last year's 'Artist of the Year' award, as well as three other awards.

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[Ongoing Poll] K-Pop Group that Expanded Global Influence the Most in First Half of 2012: f(x) No.1 Followed by Super Junior, TVXQ, 2NE1, and Girls' Generation (SNSD)

[Ongoing Poll] K-Pop Group that Expanded Global Influence the Most in First Half of 2012: f(x) No.1 Followed by Super Junior, TVXQ, 2NE1, and Girls' Generation (SNSD)

f(x), Super Junior, TVXQ, 2NE1, Girls Generation, SNSD

[Ongoing Poll] K-Pop Group that Expanded Global Influence the Most in First Half of 2012: f(x) No.1 Followed by Super Junior, TVXQ, 2NE1, and Girls' Generation (SNSD) K-Pop Group that Expanded Global Influence the Most in First Half of 2012KpopStarz is currently the second part of the poll to select the malefemale group that expanded their influence the most globally during the first half of 2012.

The poll is taking place with active participations from avid K-Pop fans and readers worldwide. f(x) is leading with 11.2% followed closely by Super Junior at 10.5% also TVXQ with 10.4%, fourth place is 2NE1 with 8.7% and fifth place is taken by Girls' Generation at 7.9%.

The poll began on midnight of June 17 will conclude on June 23. Click here to vote for K-Pop group that expanded their global influence the most in the first half of 2012.

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[Live: SMTOWN Live 2012 in LA] SMTOWN Concert Kicks Off  MC by Super Junior's Leeteuk, Girls' Generation's (SNSD) Tiffany and Taeyeon

[Live: SMTOWN Live 2012 in LA] SMTOWN Concert Kicks Off MC by Super Junior's Leeteuk, Girls' Generation's (SNSD) Tiffany and Taeyeon

[Live: SMTOWN Live 2012 in LA] SMTOWN Concert Kicks OffMC by Super Junior's Leeteuk, Girls' Generation's (SNSD) Tiffany and Taeyeon :: KpopStarz :: KpopStarz

[Live: SMTOWN Live 2012 in LA] SMTOWN Concert Kicks OffMC by Super Junior's Leeteuk, Girls' Generation's (SNSD) Tiffany and Taeyeon :: KpopStarz :: KpopStarz

SMTOWN Live 2012 World Tour in LA kicks off at Honda Center.

The hosts began the night stating Its an honor for us to perform in the US known as the center of pop music. We have been busy in each field but we prepared a lot and are excited to perform for US fans!

The concert is hosted by Super Juniors Leeteuk, Girls Generations Tiffany and Taeyeon.

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Super Junior, SNSD and 2NE1 Nominated for Teen Choice Award

Super Junior, SNSD and 2NE1 Nominated for Teen Choice Award

--> Some of K-Pop′s biggest names are standing shoulder-to-shoulder with some of the world′s hottest acts.

Super Junior, Girl′s Generation (SNSD) and 2NE1 have been nominated in the Choice International Artist cateogory at the 2015 Teen Choice Awards, alongside One Direction, 5 Seconds of Summer and Little Mix.

They were named in the second wave of nominations announced on July 8.

Super Junior, SNSD and 2NE1 Nominated for Teen Choice Award

Fans can vote until July 24 at 12 p.m. PT on TeenChoice.com or by logging into their Facebook, Twitter or Instagram account and posting using the correct category hashtag (i.e. #ChoiceInternationalArtist).

The 2015 Teen Choice Awards will be held at the USC Galen Center in LA on August 16 and broadcast on FOX.

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SM   has confirmed the partnership between Super Junior and SNSD  for the launch of the brand new albums

SM has confirmed the partnership between Super Junior and SNSD for the launch of the brand new albums

-- Super Junior and Girl′s Generation (SNSD)′s comebacks are imminent.

According to an industry insider on June 24, Super Junior and SNSD are currently pouring their efforts into their respective comebacks, aiming to release new albums in July.

Super Junior and SNSD′s agency, SM Entertainment, stated to Newsen on June 24, "An exact schedule has not yet been set regarding Super Junior′s and SNSD′s comebacks." However, the agency did confirm, "It is true they are currently preparing albums."

SM States Super Junior and SNSD Working on New Albums but Comeback Dates Not Set

If Super Junior does return in July, it will be returning after 11 months since its seventh album Mamacita was released last August. Super Junior′s upcoming promotions are expected to be particularly meaningful as this year marks the group′s 10th anniversary since debuting in 2005 with first album Super Junior 05. It will also mark Yesung′s reunion with the group in two years since returning from the army.

SNSD is also preparing for a comeback planned for July. It′s gathering interest among fans as it marks SNSD′s first time promoting as eight members since Jessica left.

Photo credit: CJ EM, SM Entertainment

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Super Junior Will Perform At KCON LA, In Their First U.S. Performance Since 2012

Super Junior Will Perform At KCON LA, In Their First U.S. Performance Since 2012

Super Junior is the first act that has been announced for the lineup at KCON LA 2015. (Photo : SMTOWN ) On May 14, CJ EM announced the first artist for the lineup of KCON 2015 in LA. SM Entertainment"s powerhouse male group Super Junior has been announced as the first performers for KCON 2014 LA.

Super Junior debuted as a 12-member pop group in 2005. The group was catapulted into stardom with the success of the 2009 hit album "Sorry, Sorry." Super Junior has continued to be at the forefront of the Hallyu Wave and is one of the leading groups to reach markets in Latin America. In 2014, the group released their seventh Korean studio album, "Mamacita." "Mamacita" marked the return of Leeteuk and Heechul, following mandatory military service.

Super Junior"s Leeteuk, Heechul, Yesung, Kangin, Eunhyuk, Donghae, Siwon, Ryewook and Kyuhyun are prepared to perform before their dedicated fans at KCON 2015. KCON will mark their first performance in the United States since the 2012 SM Town Live World Tour III, which kicked off in Anaheim, California on May 20, 2012. Their performance at KCON will provide the opportunity to see the current 9 member lineup prior to additional military enlistments.

Super Junior has performed 100 concerts worldwide and is the only Korean act to hold the title of best selling artist for three consecutive years (2011-2014).

According to the announcement from CJ EM, tickets for KCON will go on sale in June 2015.

KCON 2015 has expanded to encompass 3 days in Los Angeles, California. Hallyu fans can convene for dynamic programming and will have the opportunity to see live performances from top Korean acts like Super Junior.

KCON 2015 in LA will be held from July 31 through August 2. The convention and concert will then travel to the New York City area for a performance and conference sessions at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ on August 8.

Are you excited about the opportunity to see Super Junior in Los Angeles?

Which Super Junior song is your favorite? Here are some of our favorite Super Junior music videos.

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About the writer: Adrienne Stanley is a contributing writer for Kpopstarz, KDramastars, MTV Iggyand CJ Entertainment"s KCON blog. Her passions include a love of K-pop and Asian drama. When she is not writing she is hanging out on Twitter (@retrogirladdy).

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[DKP EXCLUSIVE] Super Junior, SNSD, BTOB & Red Velvet flare up Philippine Arena

[DKP EXCLUSIVE] Super Junior, SNSD, BTOB & Red Velvet flare up Philippine Arena

"Best of Best K-pop Concert in the Philippines" happened last night, April 12, 2015 at the world"s biggest indoor arena, Philippine Arena, and Super Junior, Girls Generation, BTOB, and Red Velvet made history by being the first international act performed in the enormous arena.

Prior to the big Kpop event, fans were already in outburst and couldn"t stay still on their seats while waiting for the lights to be turned off, signaling the first performance. Hosted by Ms. Sam Oh, the show started with Red Velvet"s newest song "Ice Cream Cake" performance which set the stage colorful and full of charms.

The rookies Seulgi, Irene, Wendy, Joy and Yeri performed their debut song "Happines" as well as "Somethin Kinda Crazy" and "Candy". During their ment, the girls expressed that they were overwhelmed with the warm welcome and passion of the fans.

After the girls" colorful and bright stages, BTOB took the stage and literally took the audience by storm with their powerful dancing, intense vocals, and jaw-dropping performances. The boys performed a total of 7 songs such as "Thriller", "Irresistible Lips", "Lover Boy", "Second Confession", "You Can Cry", "Beep Beep", and "Wow". The boys expressed that they missed the Philippine fans and would love to come back again.

The arena started to flame up after the heated performances of BTOB as fans called out one of the most anticipated acts of the night, the Girls Generation. The ladies appeared in their lovely skater pink dresses. They started off with one of their hit songs "Mr. Taxi" along with the loud cheering of the crowd. SNSD followed up with "Hoot", "Gee", "Kissing You Baby" and "Mr. Mr." During the break, they even generously performed a bit of their newest choreography for "Catch Me If You Can."

As the concert neared the end, the deafening scream and cheers echoed in the entire arena as fans were excitedly screaming "Super Junior" to come out. Then they were heard, and the boys or gentlemen rather appeared behind an illuminating cloth leaving the crowd getting even more excited. Not to prolong the enthusiastic support, Super Junior started right away with a brief introductory stage for "Shirt", followed by their latest hits "This Is Love", and "Evanesce". Super Junior wouldn"t go through with the performances without providing humor and entertainment during their introduction leaving fans laughing and cheering at the same time. Kyuhyun"s emotional solo stage for "At Gwanghwamun" slightly hushed the fans. Afterwards, Super Junior returned with Eunhyuk and Donghae"s "Oppa Oppa" and lastly "Mr. Simple", and "Mamacita" before they bid farewell to fans.

Overall, the concert was packed and filled the crowd with various exciting and special performances. Best of Best is worth of its title for presenting only the best songs and best stages from the best and trendiest kpop groups enough for the Philippine KPOP fans asking for more.

See more exclusive photos below:

RED VELVET PHOTOS

BTOB PHOTOS

GIRLS GENERATION PHOTOS

SUPER JUNIOR PHOTOS

Special thanks to Ms. Eizel of Indievents.Inc for letting us cover this big Kpop concert.

KYUriShanaloveluytakyo of Daily Kpop News

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Super Junior-M's Henry Asked SNSD's Tiffany To Join The Female Soldier Special Version of 'Real Men'

Super Junior-M's Henry Asked SNSD's Tiffany To Join The Female Soldier Special Version of 'Real Men'

Girls’ Generation’s Tiffany Reveals Henry Suggested That She Appear on the Female Soldier Special of “Real Men”

During the September 24 radio broadcast of SBS Power FM’s “Kim Chang Ryul’s Old School,” Girls’ Generation member Tiffany shared that she is close friends with Henry of Super Junior M, as they are both under the same agency.

Tiffany revealed, “I’m close with Henry. He suggested that I come out on the ‘Real Men’ female soldier special that aired not too long ago. I think he said that because he’s a close friend of mine.”

After hearing this, Seohyun added, “It would be fun if Tiffany (unni) came out on ‘Real Men.’ I don’t think she knows the lingo used in the army, so I think it would be fun.”

Meanwhile, Girls’ Generation sub-unit TaeTiSeo released their second mini album “Holler” on September 16 and are in the middle of actively promoting together.

Do you think Tiffany appearing on “Real Men” would’ve been fun to watch?

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SNSD"s Taeyeon shows support for Super Junior"s Kyuhyun album "At Gwanghwamun"

On the official Facebook account of Girls" Generation, the photo of Taeyeon was uploaded.

The photo shows that Taeyeon is supporting the first-ever solo mini album of Super Junior"s Kyuhyun "At Gwanghwamun" which he released on November 13th.

"At Gwanghwamun" has seven tracks including the title song"At Gwanghwamun," "Eternal Sunshine," a track composed and arranged by world class pianist Yiruma and 2FACE, "At Close," "Moment of Farewell," "One Confession," "Flying Deep In The Night," and a self composed song with TVXQ"s Changmin "My Thoughts, Your Memories."

written by: [email protected] SOURCE:SNSD Facebook

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