Chinese beggar claims to be married to Girls Generation Seohyun to earn money

Chinese beggar claims to be married to Girls Generation Seohyun to earn money

Chinese beggar claims to be married to Girls’ Generation Seohyun to earn money

A Chinese beggar’s begging method has become an issue in China and abroad, spreading quickly via SNS.

The afore-mentioned man used pictures of Seohyun of Girls’ Generation on his poster saying that she was his wife who had passed away two years ago due to a fire. He had also been severely injured but was begging to make ends meet for their daughter and remaining family members.

The man is said to have been begging in Nanchang, the capital of the Jiangxi Province in southeastern China.

The news is currently spreading like wildfire on Chinese SNS site Weibo and even on Taiwan’s portal site yam.

Source: Sports Chosun

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Homeless man in China claims Girls' Generation's Seohyun is 'departed wife' to beg for money

Homeless man in China claims Girls' Generation's Seohyun is 'departed wife' to beg for money

Of all the ridiculous happenings in the world of K-pop, the latest news that"s become a hot topic among netizens involves Girls" Generation"s Seohyun and a homeless man in China.

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Seohyun was spotted on a poster put up by a homeless man on the streets of Nanchang, Jiangxi, and photos of the scene have been posted online. The man claimed that the unlikely pair had been husband and wife until Seohyun passed away in order to gain pity and receive donations.

Taiwanese media outlet NOWnews reported, "There"s a homeless man on the streets of Nanchang, Jiangxi, China that uses Girls" Generation"s Seohyun"s graduation photo on a sign and puts on a serious expression to beg for money." On the poster, the homeless man claims that his "wife" died in a fire 2 years ago and that he suffered extreme injuries. He adds that he"s begging in order to feed their daughter and his family. 

The news spread online with netizens having mixed reactions. Though many fans found the entire thing hilarious and ridiculous, there were also those who were angry that Seohyun"s image was being used in this manner.

What"s your reaction?

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Ivy, "I wrote songs for Girls' Generation and SHINee...I never expected to receive so much money"

Ivy, "I wrote songs for Girls' Generation and SHINee...I never expected to receive so much money"

Ivy, I wrote songs for Girls Generation and SHINee...I never expected to receive so much moneyIt was previously revealed in the past that during her long-term hiatus, Ivy had written the lyrics to Girls' Generation's "Dear Mom" and SHINee's "Last Gift," both tracks popular among fans for their heartfelt lyrics.

Ivy recently appeared on KBS2 the quiz game "1 VS 100," in which she played against 100 other participants.

MC Han Seokjun said to Ivy, "I heard you've worked as a songwriter," to which she replied, "It's been a hot topic lately that I've written lyrics to songs under a pseudonym."

She continues, "I deliberately used a pseudonym and donated 100% of my royalties. However, the artists I wrote the songs for were global artists, so I received a large amount of royalties. I didn't expect it to be that much."

Source: Star Today

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[Exclusive Giveaway] Wonder Girls autographed Like Money giveaway!

[Exclusive Giveaway] Wonder Girls autographed Like Money giveaway!

[Exclusive Giveaway] Wonder Girls autographed “Like Money” giveaway!

allkpop recently had the wonderful opportunity to hang out with the Wonder Girls at our office. We tested the girls on how well they knew their new single “Like Money (feat Akon)” and had a lot of fun playing games while enjoying snacks.

This interview was the most fun we’ve had with an artist, and I hope you had an awesome time watching it as well!

With that said, the Wonder Girls wanted to giveaway 5 autographed “Like Money (feat Akon)” singles to our beloved readers.

Hope you paid attention to the interview that we released two weeks ago because you’re gonna need that knowledge for a chance to win.

For your chance to win just answer the 5 questions below correctly and send the answers [email protected]

- How many total questions were asked in the interview?

- In what order did the Wonder Girls come into the office?

- What was Lim’s favorite snack?

- Find the frame! [example 1:13]

[Exclusive Giveaway] Wonder Girls autographed “Like Money” giveaway!

- In the game segment ”It’s Snack Time” how many questions did the Wonder Girls answer correctly?

Starting from September 22nd, 1 winner will be announced everyday over the next 5 days. Good luck to everyone entering!

Winners:

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September 26th-

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 Acappella versions of Wonder Girls’ Wake Up and Like Money

Acappella versions of Wonder Girls’ Wake Up and Like Money

Wonder Girls perform acoustic versions of “Wake Up” and “Like Money”

K-Pop sensation girl group the Wonder Girls stopped by Clevver Music to do an exclusive performance of their new songs “Like Money” and “Wake Up!”

This new jam follows up smash hit “Like Money” featuring Akon. The girls recently performed in NYC at iHeartRadio in a special hour long performance for their fans.

As for this new “Wake Up” anthem, we love it! And the girls are insanely charming while performing the new single. They performed the song in an acappella version- with no instruments at all!

Check out the Wonder Girls’ interview for yourself, and we’re sure you’ll be instantly hooked on this catchy tune!

Like Money

Wake Up

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Wonder Girls’ full dance practice video for Like Money has been released

Wonder Girls’ full dance practice video for Like Money has been released

Wonder Girls reveal dance practice video for “Like Money”

Although they might not be active in Korea right now, Wonder Girls is still practicing hard.

On September 5th, Wonder Girls released a dance practice video for their recent hit song  Like Money featuring Akon.

Wearing very casual and comfortable clothes with sneakers, the girls practiced as if it were a real performance, showing fans where their perfection on stage came from.

In related news, Wonder Girls will be holding a dance cover contest for Like Money. Avid dancers can read the rules and upload their videos on the official fan page.

Meanwhile, check out the dance practice video below!

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Wonder Girls Opens a 'Like Money' Dance Off!

Wonder Girls Opens a 'Like Money' Dance Off!

Wonder Girls, Wonder Girls Dance Off, Like Money

Wonder Girls Opens a 'Like Money' Dance Off! WG dance offWonder Girls opened a dance off competiton for their song "Like Money." The girl group first began their entry to the American market in 2009 with their worldwide hit "Nobody" as an opening act for The Jonas Brothers' World Tour. Now returned with an infectious track "Like Money," featuring hip hop artist and producer Akon making headlines again.

Today, Wonder Girls opened a dance off competition online, where fans have the chance to learn the 'Like Money' dance, film it, and post it online for a chance to win the vote.

Wonder Girls posted a YouTube video of the members dancing to their song "Like Money," and are challenging internet users to upload their own version on the dance off website. The winner will be chosen soley through fan votes via TopBlip, Facebook, and Twitter.

The grand prize winner of this competition will win 1 exclusive JYP/monster headphones, a Wonder Girls swag bag, autographed 'Like Money' CD album, and a handwritten letter from Wonder Girls on an exclusive polaroid picture.

The deadline for the dance off videos is September 23, and the website has a timer that shows how many days, hours, and minutes are left to the tournament.

More information can be found on the tournament website.

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Wonder Girls Release Dance Practice for "Like Money" and Announce Dance Contest

Wonder Girls Release Dance Practice for "Like Money" and Announce Dance Contest

Wonder Girls Release Dance Practice for Like Money and Announce Dance ContestAfter releasing their music video and digital single for Like Money in early July, the Wonder Girls have finally revealed their dance practice video for the song today.

Along with the video, a special dance cover contest was also announced. Hosted on TopBlip.com, fans have until September 23 to upload their own dance cover video to Like Money. The top five fan voted videos will then be reviewed by the Wonder Girls to select a grand prize winner. Prizes include 1 Exclusive JYP / Monster Headphones, Wonder Girls Swag Bag + Autographed Like Money CD, Handwritten letter from the girls on an exclusive Polaroid picture.   

Previously, the Wonder Girls performed along with Akon at the Green Groove Festival in Korea on July 21.

Are you going to learn the dance now?

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Wonder Girls reveal "Like Money" dance practice video

Wonder Girls reveal "Like Money" dance practice video

Wonder Girls reveal Like Money dance practice videoBack in July, Wonder Girls released their latest English single titled "Like Money" featuring Akon. The two artists performed the track live for the first time at the "Green Grove Festival 2012" weeks later, heating up the audience with the addicting track.

On September 5th, Wonder Girls released a dance practice video for "Like Money," officially unveiling its full choreography to fans and other viewers.

The members are seen in their everyday, comfortable clothes at the JYP Entertainment practice room.

On the video's description, it reads: "Wonder Girls practice "Like Money" Dance Routine! Watch it, learn it and entire into the TopBlip.com Dance off!" So if you're interested in learning the whole choreography through this dance practice, visit Top Blip and enter your dance cover!

Source: wondergirls

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Wonder Girls Reveal Interview and Performance of "Like Money" Feat. Akon

Wonder Girls Reveal Interview and Performance of "Like Money" Feat. Akon

Wonder Girls Reveal Interview and Performance of Like Money Feat. AkonThe Wonder Girls revealed their recent interview and live performance of Like Money featuring Akon today.

The performance had originally taken place at the Green Groove Festival in Korea last month on July 21. Like Money was released as a digital single on July 10.

During the interview, Akon mentions that he wanted to have a collaboration with the Wonder Girls after seeing them perform in Las Vegas.

While the music video for Like Money was released in July, they also revealed that it was actually filmed at the beginning of the year.

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