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Bae Yongjoon plans to create his own idol group

16 Jun

Basking in the success of SM Entertainment’s SMTown in Paris, which occurred on June 10 and June 11 and has occupied most reports over the weekend, Korea’s top rated actor, Bae Yongjoon, has been reported likely invest in the Korean idol group market.

Bae Yongjoon is currently the major shareholder of Keyeast Entertainment, which also handles Korean actor and singer Kim Hyunjoong. According to one of the agency’s reporesentative, they are currently in the first stage of creating a boyband. Further adding that, “We have yet to decide on how many members it will be comprised of or what kind of musical style it will take”.

Recently, Keyeast Entertainment gained media attention and support after Kim Hyunjoong’s latest album release and for their recent partnership with JYP Entertainment for the drama production of “Dream High”.

What are your thoughts on Bae Yongjoon’s new prospects?

Source: Korea Times and Hancinema
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The Twins Of Boyfriend To Be MCS On This Weeks’s Mucore

16 Jun

STARSHIP Entertainment has been so kind to let us know that the twins from rookie group Boyfriend, Youngmin & Kwangmin, will be MC-ing this week’s Music Core on 18th June.

Let’s show them our support! 🙂

Source: @STARSHIPent
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Kim Hee Chul Takes A Picture With So Yejin To Confirm Their Close Friendship

16 Jun

Super Junior’s Kim Hee Chul and actress Son Ye Jin recently revealed a picture of them together.

On the 15th, Hee Chul tweeted, “Universe big star Kim Heechul. Son Yejin who has a beautiful face, innocence, best acting skill, and a great personality(?)” along with the picture above.

In the picture, Kim Hee Chul is seen putting his arms around Son Ye Jin at a restaurant along with a V sign.

After seeing the picture, fellow member Si Won tweeted back to him saying “hyung?” while fans replied, “it’s a surprise knowing that they were close” and “what kind of relationship are they in?”

Source: Nate News
Translated by snjeung @ dkpopnews.net
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SHINee in Livedam Sing For Smile Tour VMAJ in Fukuoka

16 Jun


A premium live performance by SHINee, a group to debut with Replay -君は僕 の everythinghing-」next week.

When the five members showed up on stage, the audience explodes with shouts of joy and excitement to form a great sense of unity in ZEPP FUKUOKA.

“We’d like to send love and power with our performance.”

Their stage is so overwhelming to arouse the audience’s great chant from the intro.

The heat of the event got more intense with SHINee’s exciting performance.

After the live concert, JAMOSA, SHINee, and w – inds participated in the fund raising activity at the lobby.

Standing behind a donation box, they responded to fans’ cheers by smiling or waving hands, and asked them to support the earthquake victims.

The second day of the tour in Osaka!

We will see you agin at ZEPP OSAKA on 16 June (Thursday). The guest artists are Aoyama Teruma, SHINee, w – inds (alphabetical order).

Source/Credits: MTV Japan LIVEDAM Sing for Smile Tour VMAJ http://www.mtvjapan….tourvmaj/topics
Korean Translation by: Taemin-ssi @ Shakizi
English Translation by: jujugal
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*SHINee sang Juliette, Replay, Lucifer, Ring Ding Dong, and Hello Japanese version.

Further Details About B1A4’s Meet & Greet in Singapore

16 Jun

As we posted earlier today, B1A4 will be in Singapore from 7-9th August. They will be holding “Let’s Fly” Singapore Showcase 2011 will be held with the following details:
Venue: Rock Auditorium @ Suntec
Date: 9th August 2011
Time: -to be announced-

The ticket prices are as follows:
– S$118 (about USD 95)
– S$98 (about USD 80)
– S$68 with restricted view (about USD 55)

Date of ticket sales is yet to be announced. So please look forward to our updates! 🙂

Source: @ReerMedia
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