CNBLUEs Jung Yong hwa to hold solo concert

Jung-Yong-hwa, band leader of the K-pop band CNBLUE will hold his second solo show one month from now.

The show, titled "2018 Jung Yong-hwa Live [Room 622] in Seoul" will happen at Olympic Park from Jan. 20-21 2018. It will be Jung's initially show as a performance solo artist since March, 2015.

The singer who made his performance make a big appearance in 2015 has been extending his career from music to acting and TV shows. Tickets for the show will be accessible to the public beginning Dec. 7.

Singer and actor Kim Hyun-joong to release solo EP in Korea
12/1/2017
Singer and actor Kim Hyun-joong to release solo EP in Korea

Singer-actor Kim Hyun-joong plans to release another solo EP album.

The former pioneer and leader of boy group SS501 will release a digital EP titled "Haze" which will be the star's fourth solo EP. The title song of the three-track EP will likewise be titled "Haze."

The singer's office said Kim participated in a large portion of the EP's creation including composing the verses, songwriting and arrangement. A limited edition version of the EP will be released which will be accessible at a fan meet-and-greet on Dec. 2.

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Bangtan Boys joins Billboard 200 again
12/1/2017
Bangtan Boys joins Billboard 200 again

Popular K-pop boyband BTS has re-entered the main Billboard 200 chart in the U.S.

The group's most recent hit "Love Yourself: Her" positioned 198 on Billboard 200 on the U.S. weekly music ranking’s latest list which was revealed Tuesday local time.

The band initially joined Billboard 200 on Sept. 7 and remained on the chart for a month and a half with the positioning extending from fifteenth to 144th throughout the weeks. The song had left the chart starting a month ago, however the group's Nov. 19 performance at the 2017 American Music Awards is accepted to have assumed a compelling part in driving it go back up on the charts.

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GFriend to hold first solo concert
12/1/2017
GFriend to hold first solo concert

The K-pop young girl group GFriend will hold its first-ever concert solo show since appearing three years back.

The show will be held at Olympic Park Korea in January and is titled "Season of GFriend." The group appeared in January 2015 with their first EP "Season of Glass." GFriend has picked up a solid fan base with a series of hits, for example, "Me Gustas Tu," "Rough," "Fingertip" and "Love Whisper."

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BIGBANGs MV tops 100 million views on YouTube
11/25/2017
BIGBANGs MV tops 100 million views on YouTube

A music video for korean boy band group BIGBANG has topped 100 million views on YouTube.

The MV for "Bae" achieved the turning point on Tuesday, turning into the group's eleventh video to outperform 100 million views on the worldwide video-sharing service.

The group performed before 50,000 fans in Fukuoka Japan throughout the weekendin the main leg of its Japanese dome visit. The visit will take them to three more Japanese urban areas. The group’s agency said the concerts are expected to sell nearly 700,000 tickets.

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Song Joong Ki selected to host 2017 MAMA
11/25/2017
Song Joong Ki selected to host 2017 MAMA

Actor Song Joong-ki will host the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards(MAMA) in Hong Kong one month from now.

It will be the actor's first open appearance since getting hitched to actress Song Hye-gyo a month ago.

This year will be South Koreas largest end of year music awards, and this will be the 9th edition of MAMA. It will be held in three distinct countries over the span of seven days; Vietnam on Nov. 25, Japan on Nov. 29 and Hong Kong on Dec. 1.

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Korean film Forgotten to be released on Netflix in multiple countries
11/16/2017
Korean film Forgotten to be released on Netflix in multiple countries

The film "Overlooked" have recently signed a distribution contract with Netflix for their foreign markets to be released in 190 nations after its Korean debut on Nov. 29.

The film companies production organization says it is exceptional that such an agreement be signed while a motion picture currently still in movie production. Coordinated by Jang Hang-jun, the secret spine chiller stars Kim Mu-yeol and Kang Ha neul.

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