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[Video] Added Korean drama “Falling For Innocence” episodes 9 and 10

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:28
Added episodes 9 and 10 for the Korean drama “Falling For Innocence” Watch on DramaFever “Falling For Innocence” (2015) Directed by Ji Yeong-soo Written by Yoo Hee-kyeong Network : jTBC With Jeong Kyeong-ho, Kim So-yeon, Yoon Hyeon-min, Park Yeong-gyoo, Ahn Seok-hwan, Kong Hyeon-joo,… 16 episodes – Fri, Sat 21:45 Also known as “Beating Again” and […]
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Jessi Transforms into Surfer Goddess in Grazia Photo Shoot

Soompi - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:28

Rapper Jessi appears as a flawless summer beach beauty in the latest issue of Grazia magazine.

In the photos, she shows off her body in surfer tops and bikini bottoms and short shorts.

Since she appeared on “Unpretty Rapstar,” Jessi has become increasingly popular. She has starred on SBS‘s “Running Man” and tvN‘s “SNL Korea,” as well as joined her close friend Girl’s Generation‘s Tiffany on Mnet‘s “Heart a Tag.”

Jessi recently released the music video for her new single “I Want to Be Me.” She also gained popularity after she featured on Park Jin Young‘s chart-topping hit “Who’s Your Mama?

Check out the rest of the photo shoot in May’s issue of Grazia!

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See also:

Jessi Drops Music Video for “I Want to Be Me”

Jessi Appears on San E’s Live Streaming Show to Provide Moral Support

Jessi Will Be Starring On “SNL Korea” to Create Synergy Effect with Shin Dong Yup

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Go Ara Joins Instagram!

Soompi - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:27

Actress Go Ara is the latest celebrity to show fans glimpses of her private life by joining Instagram!

So far she has only uploaded one photo, which is of herself looking casual as she stands in front of a wall covered in ivy.

She writes in the caption for the photo, “This is difficult since it’s my first time.. ^^;”

Go Ara will soon be starring in the film “Joseon Magician” opposite Yoo Seung Ho after his recent discharge from the army. “Joseon Magician” is the story of a princess during the Joseon dynasty who is sent to China to be married off. On her journey, she encounters a young magician in a circus troupe and falls in love with him.

Be sure to follow Go Ara on Instagram @araara2011!

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See also:

7 Stunning SM Ladies Including Seohyun, Amber, and Go Ara Pose for W Magazine

Go Ara Receives Stunning Portrait of Herself as Birthday Gift

Go Ara Confirmed to Act Opposite Yoo Seung Ho in Upcoming Film “Joseon Magician”

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Nam Tae Hyun says WINNER could possibly make a comeback in the latter half of this year

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:14
At the press conference for upcoming web drama, “Midnight Woman“, WINNER”s Nam Tae Hyun mentioned a possible comeback for WINNER this year! When asked when his group would make a comeback, he said, “We”ve been going to the practice room and receiving new songs and creating new songs. You might be able to look forward […]
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MYNAME drop tracklist for 4th single album

Daily Kpop News - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:00


MYNAME has released the tracklist for their upcoming 4th single album and it will include a total of 5 songs.

These are 'Get Ready', their title track 'Just Say It', 'I Love You My Girl', 'OOParts', and 'Can't Get So Much Sleep'.

The boys are ready to return to their domestic fans after their success in Japan on May 13.
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Jung Joo Ri to tie the knot with her boyfriend of seven years

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:51
Great news from comedian Jung Joo Ri!  She”s going to be walking down the aisle soon with her boyfriend of seven years! Her agency revealed on May 4, “On May 31, Jung Joo Ri will be having a private wedding ceremony with her non-celebrity boyfriend of seven years at the AW Convention Center in Jongno-gu, […]
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“Splendid Politics” edges “Heard It Through the Grapevine” for first place

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:39
“Splendid Politics” reclaimed first place by only a slight margin. According to Nielsen Korea on the 5th, MBC “Splendid Politics” rated 9.4%, which fell 1.5% from 10.9% last broadcast. Meanwhile, SBS “Heard It Through the Grapevine” rated 9.3%, only a 0.1% difference from tying the victor. Lastly, KBS “Who Are You – School 2015” rated […]
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MYNAME Reveals Track List for Upcoming Fourth Single Album

Soompi - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:24

Boy group MYNAME has revealed the track list for their upcoming fourth single album.

On May 5, the group revealed the track list for their upcoming single album through their official social media sites.

The album will consist of five songs in total. Member Gunwoo has contributed to four out of five songs on the album, while other members Seyong and JunQ have also contributed to the lyrics of the last song on the album, “I Must’ve Not Slept Well.”

The album’s title song will be the second song on the track list, “Say It,” which was co-written by Gunwoo.

The group will release their album on May 13. They will also be holding a concert on May 24.

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See also: MYNAME to Release New Single, Reveals Comeback Photo 

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Jessi soaks in the sun for “HEAD SPORTS” in pictorial with “Grazia” + behind-the-scenes video

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:18
Jessi showed off her hot bikini bod in a new pictorial with “Grazia” magazine in which she shows off attire for sports brand, “HEAD SPORTS“! We saw a preview of some of these photos to come in her previous Instagram posts, but now we can see the full outcome through the pictorial. In the photos, […]
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Sung Joon, Park Hyung Sik, Im Ji Yeon Confirmed for “True Romance,” Uee Still in Talks

Soompi - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:15

Sung Joon, Park Hyung Sik, and Im Ji Yeon have been confirmed to appear in the upcoming SBS drama “True Romance,” while Uee is still in talks to join the cast.

Sung Joon’s representative told the media on May 4 that the actor has been confirmed to star in the drama. ZE:A member and actor Park Hyung Sik was confirmed previously. Im Ji Yeon’s representative also confirmed her casting in the drama.

Although Uee was initially reported to be starring in the drama, her representative clarified that she is still in the process of considering the role.

The drama was formerly known as “Chaebol’s Daughter,” but it has since changed its title to “True Romance.” It will premiere in June, after the completion of “Heard It Through the Grapevines.”

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Suzy, Jokwon, and other JYP Stars Feature in New “SIXTEEN” Teaser

Soompi - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:56

Mnet has released a new teaser for its upcoming survival show “SIXTEEN,” which shows clips of the contestants battling it out for a spot in JYP‘s newest girl group. It also features celebrities from JYP weighing in on the selection process and the show’s format.

Wonder Girls member Yeeun is seen saying “This doesn’t seem like JYP.”

miss A‘s Suzy says “It’s scary!” while solo artist and former member of Wonder Girls Sunmi says “It seems like it will be more fierce.”

A short clip of 2AM‘s Jokwon talking about the show’s two competing groups – “Major” and “Minor” – is also shown.

Meanwhile, the teaser gives viewers a glimpse at the contestants showing off their dancing skills, crying alone and in each other’s arms, filming a video, and singing and dancing on stage.

On the show, seven girl group candidates (the “Major” group) are pitted against nine trainees (the “Minor” group). All those who manage to grab and retain a spot in the “Major” group at the end of the show will be debuting as a new girl group under the JYP label. It has been revealed that the group’s name will be “TWICE.”

The show will be airing its first episode on May 5.

Watch the video below!

See also:
[Updated with Final Member] JYP’s Girl Group Survival Show “SIXTEEN” Contestants

JYP Entertainment’s Survival Show “Sixteen” to Feature 16 Contestants from 3 Countries

Mnet to Air JYP’s New Girl Group Competition Show “Sixteen”

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Korean dramas starting today 2015/05/04 in Korea

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:48
Korean dramas starting today 2015/05/04 in Korea: “Birds Don”t Cry” and “The Girl at 0 O”Clock” “Birds Don”t Cry” (2015)Directed by Kim Pyeong-jongWritten by Yeo Jeong-miNetwork : tvNWith Oh Hyun-kyeong, Hong Ah-reum, Kang Ji-seob, Kim Yoo-seok, Ahn Jae-min, Baek Seung-hee,…100 episodes – Mon~Thurs 9:40SynopsisA drama about revenge towards Cheon Mi-ja (Oh Hyun-kyeong) by Oh Honey […]
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Kim Hyun Joong revealed to have been sued by ex-girlfriend Ms. Choi for $1.4 million + his side responds

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:43
It has been revealed that Kim Hyun Joong”s ex-girlfriend has filed a damage lawsuit against the singer-turned-actor. It said she”s suing him for the psychological pain and suffering she”s experienced through the recent ordeal.  Y-News revealed on May 4th that Ms. Choi filed the damage suit last month asking for 1.6 billion KRW (~ 1.4 million […]
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K-Pop Throwback: Remember When 4Minute's eSNa-Penned 2014 Album Track 'I'll Teach You' Made You Want To Dance All Day? [VIDEO]

KPopStarz - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:27
There is a fresh and arresting quality to 4Minute's 2014 track "I'll Teach You" from the album "4Minute World" that makes it a must to revisit even though it's been over a year since its release.
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BEAST’s Jang Hyunseung to Hold First Solo Debut Stage on “M!Countdown” + Teasers

Soompi - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:46

It has been reported that BEAST member Jang Hyunseung will be holding his first-ever solo debut stage through Mnet’s weekly music program “M!Countdown.”

According to a broadcast official on May 3, Hyunseung is set to take on his solo stage on the upcoming May 7 broadcast of “M!Countdown,” one day ahead of the official release of his solo mini album, “My,” on May 8.

It is also said that Hyunseung will be the first Cube Entertainment artist to perform on “M!Countdown” in about a year.

During his first solo debut stage, he is preparing to showcase his title track “You’re the First,” as well as a special performance of another song included in his mini album.

Meanwhile, Hyunseung is the third member of BEAST to have a solo debut, following Yang Yoseob and Yong Junhyung. Are you excited for the release of “My” on May 8?

Check out the teasers below!


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Pop Quiz: Which Bangtan Boy is your man?

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:42
You really want to wear couple shirts with your boyfriend. What color catches your eye? ALL THE COLORS OF THE RAINBOW ✓ White ✓ Pink ✓ Black ✓ Blue ✓ Red ✓ Green ✓ You slept through your alarm and there are only 10 minutes left “til your date! What happens next? What do you […]
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Red Velvet”s Yeri and VIXX”s N to join SHINee”s Minho as new MCs on “Music Core”

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:10
Rising variety idols VIXX”s N and Red Velvet”s Yeri have been confirmed as the new MCs on MBC“s “Music Core,” alongside SHINee”s Minho. According to the reports, existing MCs Kim So Hyun and Zico held their last MC duties on April 18 and since then, N and Yeri filled in here and there as special MCs, […]
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Beenzino reveals to be dating German model Stefanie Michova

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 06:58
Rapper Beenzino makes everyone jealous of him as he gets himself a beautiful foreign lover. According to various reports, Beenzino is currently dating German model Stefanie Michova. The infor was quickly confirmed as a friend of the rapper said,”Beenzino dating Stefanie Michova is already a well-known fact in the hip hop industry”. The two were […]
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BESTie's Yuji says Count On Me

Daily Kpop News - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 06:57

BESTie's main vocalist Yuji showcases her amazing vocal on Kiss The Radio, check out her angelic vocal here!

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INFINITE”S Sunggyu reveals “Kontrol” as the second title track for solo comeback

Oh Kpop - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 06:55
INFINITE”s Sunggyu has released the name and more details on the second title track from his upcoming solo album “27”. Composed, written and arranged by JW, “Kontrol” is said to help highlight Sunggyu”s vocal when he sings “I”ll take care of all the pain, instead just promise me one thing” right at the start of […]
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