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Super Junior-M's Zhoumi says he was annoyed when Henry became popular

Daily Kpop News - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:30

Zhoumi talked about how Henry's rising popularity effected him on SBS Power FM 'Cultwo Show'.

During the broadcast of the radio on November 24th, Zhoumi mentioned about Henry who has received much popularity through MBC's 'Real Man'. When the DJ asked,"As a member of the same group, how did you feel about it?" , to this Zhoumi jokingly said,"I was annoyed because he's doing well".

He continued,"Henry has been coming out on a lot of variery shows. If I have the opportunity to appear on entertainment programs, I would also work hard".

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Super Junior Surpasses EXO in The Race for ‘Best Male Group’, ‘2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards’

Oh Kpop - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:22
Just a heads up! There are only 10 days left to the biggest music event of 2014, “2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards” (MAMA). As of 10 a.m KST on November 24th, the MAMA’s poll has attracted more than 35 million votes in 17 categories . In the “Best Male Group” category, the race between Super Junior […]
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GOT7 showcases overwhelming charisma even in knitwear for “NYLON” pictorial

Oh Kpop - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:13
After teasing fans with a BTS of their “NYLON” magazine photoshoot, the issue featuring GOT7 has finally arrived and does not disappoint. GOT7 donned a “normcore” (normal + hardcore) look that”s trending these days for the “boys to men” concept in their casual knits. They even wore slippers to be super comfortable for going out on errands or […]
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Ji Sung and Lee Bo Young Welcome Their First Child

Oh Kpop - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:09
The lovey-dovey couple Ji Sung and Lee Bo Young will welcome new member to their happy family. On November 24th, a representative of Will Entertainment has announced that Lee Bo Young is 10 weeks pregnant. The agency also shared that the actress and her husband, actor Ji Sung are gearing up for their first baby. […]
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Yoon Sang Hyun and Maybee to get married next year on February 8th

Oh Kpop - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:00
After going public with their relationship, actor Yoon Sang Hyun and singer-songwriter Maybee have announced that they will tie the knot next year on February 8th. On November 24th, Yoon Sang Hyun”s agency MGB Entertainment announced that the actor will get married with Maybee on February 8th, 2015. More details such as the time and […]
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iKON’s Bobby Is Named On The “Men of the Year” List of GQ Magazine

Oh Kpop - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:00
iKON member Bobby projected his sexy and manly charm in his latest pictorials for the December issue of fashion magazine, GQ Korea. On this issue, GQ Korea announced list of the most influential male celebrities of 2014, “Men of the Year”. Bobby was named in this list due to his excellent performance in the Mnet’s […]
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Yoon Sang Hyun and Maybee to get married next year on February 8th

Daily Kpop News - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:00

After going public with their relationship, actor Yoon Sang Hyun and singer-songwriter Maybee have announced that they will tie the knot next year on February 8th.

On November 24th, Yoon Sang Hyun's agency MGB Entertainment announced that the actor will get married with Maybee on February 8th, 2015. More details such as the time and place are still undecided.

On the same day during the broadcast of SBS FM 'Cultwo Show', actor Jo Jae Yoon revealed that he will be getting married on February 7th then one of the DJs said,"Yoon Sang Hyun's will be on the 8th. It's better to go first", indirectly mentioned about Yoon Sang Hyun and Maybee' wedding date.

Yoon Sang Hyun and Maybee got to know each other through a mutual acquaintance last April and have been dating with marriage in mind since then. The couple also finished visiting both the families recently.

Congratulation to Yoon Sang Hyun and Maybee!
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GOT7 release dance practice video for “Stop Stop It”

Oh Kpop - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 17:51
GOT7 release the dance practice video of their latest hit song Stop Stop It, check out their charm as they perform in black and white outfits.
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Let’s Explore Japan and Taiwan With The Father and Son Pairs of “Dad! Where Are We Going?”

Oh Kpop - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 17:51
On November 22nd, the cast member of MBC’s variety program, “Dad! Where Are We Going?” has kicked-off their trip to Japan and Taiwan. Father and son pair Yoon Min Soo and Yoon Hoo flew to Japan, meanwhile, Kim Sung Joo and Kim Min Yool spent their amazing time to explore the breathtaking scenes of Taiwan. […]
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GOT7 release dance practice video for 'Stop Stop It'

Daily Kpop News - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 17:49


GOT7 release the dance practice video of their latest hit song Stop Stop It, check out their charm as they perform in black and white outfits.

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Shannon to make her official debut after training for 5 years

Daily Kpop News - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 17:30

Shannon is ready to make her debut after training for 5 years under Core Contents Media.

On November 24th, Core Contents Media uploaded a teaser photo of Shanning in a red suit while standing under the rain. The photo also included numbers 29, 30 and 1 in which its meaning will be unveiled in the future.

Shannon will make her debut with a ballad track which is accompanied with an urban dance at the same time. It was said that she has been working with world-class choreographer Ian Eastwood who previously worked on SHINee's Taemin's solo debut title track 'Danger'.

Shannon first appeared on 'Star King' in 2010 and impressed many people with her singing skill. She later became a trainee under Core Contents Media and also made her appearance in 'Hidden Singer - IU Special'.
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WINNER Hits A Whopping 1 Million Likes On Their Facebook Page

KPopStarz - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 17:16
WINNER has reached another important milestone on their climb to the top as they hit 1 million likes on their official Facebook page.
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Nicole treats fans who cheer for her at 'Inkigayo' with a snack truck

Daily Kpop News - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 17:00

Nicole treats fans with a surprise event to show her gratitude towards all the fans who have shown much support for her comeback as a soloist.

On November 23rd, a snack truck from Nicole was set up in front of SBS's building in Deungchon-dong to offer food and drink for 150 fans who went to see her at 'Inkigayo'.

Nicole said,"I want to give something to the fans who went to cheer for me in the cold weather in the early morning". It was said that she prepared coffee, tea and sandwich for the fans using her own money as well as giving out food to all the staff from 'Inkigayo'.

Meanwhile, Nicole released her 1st mini album 'First Romance' on November 19th and is actively promoting title track 'Mama' on all music broadcast programs.
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Insta K-Pop: This Week's Best Idol Instagram Posts (November 16 - November 22, 2014)

KPopStarz - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 16:58
We are back for another installment of our weekly K-Pop idol Instagram round up! Check out what all your favorite stars were up to this week.
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[Exclusive] Download GOT7 Mobile Theme + Win Autographed Album!

Soompi - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 16:57

Hey Soompiers!

We’re back with another goodie and this time it’s GOT7! The 7-member idol group returned to the music scene last week with debut studio album “Identify,” and received a hot reception with the music video for title track “Stop Stop It” breaking a million views along with the album topping charts all across Asia.

GOT7 released a mobile theme on LINE DECO, a product from Camp Mobile that’s available on both Android and iPhone. Check out the preview below!

Soompi will be giving away 5 autographed “Identify” CDs for people who download the LINE DECO app from Monday, November 24 at 5pm (KST) to Monday, December 1 at 5pm (KST).

To participate, all you have to do is follow the easy steps below:

  1. Follow Soompi and tweet: @soompi is giving away 5 #GOT7 signed CDs! Find out how you can win here ~> http://bit.ly/1FissyM #kpop
  2. Share LINE DECO’s Facebook post from here
  3. Download LINE DECO Here
  4. Follow LINE DECO on Instagram Here
  5. Comment on LINE DECO’s Instagram giveaway post with your Twitter account!

Isn’t that easy? And if you already did any of the steps before (i.e. downloading LINE DECO, liking it’s Facebook page, following it on Instagram) you don’t have to do it again.

But! Increase your chances of winning by sharing the good news on other SNS channels like Facebook, Pinterest, Google+ and more!

IMPORTANT: Please note that we will contact you through Twitter if you’re one of the lucky winners, so don’t forget to check your mentions and direct messages! You will need to reply to us in the next 24 hours after our message!

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Good luck! Winners will be announced after the promotion ends.

The post [Exclusive] Download GOT7 Mobile Theme + Win Autographed Album! appeared first on Soompi.

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The Cast of “Dad! Where Are We Going?” Explore Asia Again for New Backpacking Special

Soompi - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 16:47

The cast of MBC’s “Dad! Where Are We Going?” left on November 22 to start their low cost backpacking trip around Japan and Taiwan!

Father and son pair Yoon Min Soo and Yoon Hoo went to Japan, while Kim Sung Joo and Kim Min Yool left for Taiwan. There are already pictures posted online of the cast in the various countries.

They previously went on a backpacking trip in May and received a positive response from viewers. Yoon Min Soo, Yoon Hoo, Kim Sung Joo, and Kim Min Yool went to Hong Kong, while Sung Dong Il and Sung Bin traveled to China, and Ahn Jung Hwan and Ahn Ri Hwan to Japan. Instead of traveling overseas, Jung Woong In, Jung Se Yoon, Ryu Jin, and Lim Chan Hyung, spent their time in an uninhabited island.

The special is slated to air next month, but catch up with the rest of the episodes of “Dad! Where Are We Going?”

[tv]Catch up with “Dad! Where Are We Going?” on SoompiTV[/tv]

The post The Cast of “Dad! Where Are We Going?” Explore Asia Again for New Backpacking Special appeared first on Soompi.

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K-Wave Stateside: K-Pop Stories In American News (Week Of November 17 - November 23, 2014)

KPopStarz - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 16:37
K-Pop stories that appeared on U.S. news media for the week of November 17 - 23, 2014.
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10cm Profile

Daily Kpop News - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 16:30

Band name: 10cm (십센치 )
Company: Magic Strawberry sound
Debut date: 2010
Debut album: '10cm'
Genres: Acoustic folk

- Their group name "10cm" is because their heights are 10cm difference.
- They are indie band

MEMBER PROFILE

Birth name: Kwon Jeong Yeol (권정열 )
Birthday: March 1, 1983
Height: 171cm
Education: Yonsei University, Department of education
Position: Main vocalist


Birth name: Yoon Cheol Jong (윤철종)
Birth year: April 23, 1982
Height: 181cm
Position: guitar, vocal

- In 2004, he debuted with 1st album ' Virus '

Their latest track:


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Comedienne Lee Gook Joo Has a Doppelganger?

Soompi - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 16:25

Who knew that comedienne Lee Gook Joo had a doppelganger!

A recently released photo of Lee Gook Joo and her younger brother has both confused and surprised netizens due to the nearly identical look of the siblings.

It has been revealed the comedienne’s brother will make a guest appearance on the November 25 episode of SBS’ “Roommate 2,” when he pays a visit to her older sister’s roommates. At the time of the filming, the fellow cast members were more than surprised to see how identical the two look.

Although Lee Gook Joo felt slightly awkward about having her family member visit the house, the atmosphere took a complete turn when everyone gathered for a garden party. Lee Gook Joo’s brother broke the ice with his comical dancing skills and topped the performance off with hilarious girl group dances, confirming that good genes run in the family.

This episode of “Roommate 2″ will air on November 25 at 11:15 p.m.

The post Comedienne Lee Gook Joo Has a Doppelganger? appeared first on Soompi.

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Kim Hye Ja, Lee Chun Hee, Kang Hye Jung to appear on 'Running Man'

Daily Kpop News - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 16:00

Kim Hye Ja, Lee Chun Hee and Kang Hye Jung will make their guest appearance on the upcoming episode of SBS's 'Running Man'.

According to a rep from SBS on November 24th, the three guests are currently filmling for 'Running Man' somewhere in Gyeonggi province. The concept is said to be a Christmas special episode.

Lee Chun Hee is already familiar with 'Running Man' as this will be his third time appearing on the show while it will be the first time for both Kim Hye Ja and Kang Hye Jung, in particular many people are anticipating to see how a veteran actress like Kim Hye Ja will adapt herself to a variety show.

Meanwhile, the movie 'How To Steal A Dog' starring Kim Hye Ja, Lee Chun Hee and Kang Hye Jung will be premiered in December.

This episode of 'Running Man' will be on air in mid-December.
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