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Son Ye-jin, Hyun Bin begin shooting new police thriller

Son Ye-jin and Hyun Bin have started shooting the new police thriller “Negotiation” (unofficial translation) last Saturday, the film’s producer JK Film announced Friday. The film is about Chae-y...

Updated : 2017.06.23 15:02

AOA's Choa announces departure, FNC says matter being discussed

Choa, lead singer of K-pop girl AOA, said Thursday she was leaving her team, citing long term insomnia and depression as the reasons. "I've taken medication and have reduced my schedule for two year...

Updated : 2017.06.23 10:26

Black Pink feels pressure to fill shoes of Big Bang, 2NE1

With 2NE1 disbanded and Big Bang members joining the military service, the pressure on remaining artists of YG Entertainment is greater than ever. Black Pink said it feels the pressure, but not from...

Updated : 2017.06.22 16:13

Black Pink’s Lisa hopes for Thailand showcase and concert

As Black Pink gears up for a stage comeback with its single “As If It’s Your Last,” the group said it hopes to expand its activities to outside of Korea. Thai member Lisa said that she has always...

Updated : 2017.06.22 15:57

Black Pink wants to embody both pink and black

K-pop girl groups have always been associated with words like “cute” or “lovely,” and their 20-something members are often referred to as “girls.” Black Pink has been one of the exceptions, wi...

Updated : 2017.06.22 15:55

British-Korean singer Shannon’s new song to feature members of f(x), Geeks

Established Koran artists will chip in for British-Korean singer Shannon’s upcoming song, slated for release Tuesday. According to her agency MBK Entertainment, the song will feature rapper Lil Boi...

Updated : 2017.06.22 11:47

Big Bang’s Taeyang named honorary ambassador for PyeongChang Winter Olympics

Taeyang of Big Bang has been selected as the face of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games and Winter Paralympics, authorities said Wednesday. The organizing committee for the upcoming Olympics official...

Updated : 2017.06.21 16:51

Hyolyn-Kisum releases summer-themed photos

K-pop stars Hyolyn and Kisum unveiled concept photos for their upcoming tune, “Fruity.” In the images uploaded on the social media page of Hyolyn’s agency Starship Entertainment, the two are clad...

Updated : 2017.06.21 14:08

Hwang Chi-yeul becomes best-selling nongroup artist since 2013

Sales of the EP “Be Ordinary” by singer Hwang Chi-yeul have surpassed 100,000 copies, according to a local music sales tracker, Hanteo Chart, on Wednesday. From June 14 to Tuesday, 103,787 copies ...

Updated : 2017.06.21 12:40

Crush confirms June 30 album release

Artist Crush confirmed Wednesday that he will return with a new album on the last day of this month. His agency Amoeba Culture uploaded a teaser image for the upcoming record with the words “Crush/...

Updated : 2017.06.21 12:39

Mamamoo offers video peek at new EP ‘Purple’

Mamamoo fans got the chance to get a sneak peek at its upcoming EP “Purple” on Wednesday, as the girl group dropped a video collage of its songs. The video, 1 minute and 22 seconds long, was uploa...

Updated : 2017.06.21 11:20

Sulli criticized for sadism online

Korean actress, singer and model Choi Jin-ri, better known by her stage name Sulli, was criticized online for posting a video clip on her social media account, which showed a chopped eel being burnt ...

Updated : 2017.06.20 18:16

US pop star Ariana Grande to perform in Korea in August

American pop star Ariana Grande will hold a concert in Seoul in August, the show’s promoter Hyundai Card said Tuesday. The artist’s first concert in Korea will take place at Gocheok Sky Dome in Gu...

Updated : 2017.06.20 16:50

Black Pink unveils teaser video for new song

Black Pink on Tuesday revealed a short clip of its music video for “As If It’s Your Last,” with members Lisa, Rose, Jennie and Jisoo making an appearance. The group‘s agency YG Entertainment upl...

Updated : 2017.06.20 16:07

Seo Tai-ji to perform past hit songs ‘just as they were’

A blast from the past awaits those attending the upcoming 25th anniversary concert of Seo Tai-ji, as the Korean pop culture icon is planning to sing his earliest songs exactly as they were performed ...

Updated : 2017.06.20 16:03