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Twice going strong on foreign charts

Twice’s new album “TWICEcoaster: LANE 2” is on fire not just in Korea, but abroad as well. As of Wednesday, the album topped iTunes top 20 music album charts in Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan and Ho...

Updated : 2017.02.22 15:25

Help! McCartney lends Ringo a hand with new album

Ringo Starr got a little help from his friend when Paul McCartney dropped by to work on his new album -- the first time the two surviving Beatles have come together in the studio in seven years. Sta...

Updated : 2017.02.22 15:05

Ali to sing at Nathan East concert

Korean singer Ali has been invited by legendary bassist Nathan East to perform at his upcoming concert in Seoul as a guest singer, the show’s promoters said. The 32-year-old singer decided to perfo...

Updated : 2017.02.21 14:08

Imagining a 50-year-old Kurt Cobain

Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, who defined grunge and the rise of alternative rock, would have turned 50 on Monday. He remains an enduring cultural presence even for many young people -- but what woul...

Updated : 2017.02.20 17:45

Red Velvet’s song is once again ‘weird at first, addictive later’

Red Velvet’s new song “Rookie” has been enjoying a streak of popularity lately, topping charts of major music programs since its Feb. 1 release. For two weeks in a row now, “Rookie” has nabbed ...

Updated : 2017.02.20 16:46

BTS reveals powerful new music video for ‘Not Today’

BTS revealed Monday the music video for “Not Today,” a song from the boy band’s new album “You Never Walk Alone,” released Feb. 13. The clip depicts BTS members performing powerful choreography...

Updated : 2017.02.20 16:45

Sandara Park shares secrets of looking young at ‘Get It Beauty’

Singer Sandara Park has made her TV show host debut through the local TV show “Get It Beauty 2017,” which discusses makeup tips. Park, also known by her stage name Dara, appeared on the first epis...

Updated : 2017.02.20 16:37

Former Rainbow member Cho Hyun-young splits with Alex

Cho Hyun-young, formerly a member of the K-pop group Rainbow, recently ended her romantic relationship with the singer Alex, her agency said Monday, MAMA C&C released a statement confirming earlier ...

Updated : 2017.02.20 16:37

g.o.d. wraps up tour in Busan

Boy band g.o.d. on Sunday held a concert in Busan, wrapping up its monthlong tour of six cities across the nation. The concert, held at the Bexco exhibition center, was part of a tour to commemorate...

Updated : 2017.02.19 17:08

Twice unveils final teaser image for new album

Twice on Sunday revealed its final teaser image for its new mini album “TWICEcoaster: LANE 2.” Just a day before the album’s official release, the image was released via the official social media...

Updated : 2017.02.19 16:27

Junggigo teams up with EXO’s Chanyeol for ‘Let Me Love You’

Singer Junggigo and Chanyeol of boy band EXO will release a collaborative single “Let Me Love You” on Thursday. Junggigo’s agency Starship Entertainment announced the collaboration on Thursday vi...

Updated : 2017.02.17 18:58

Lee Min-ho to drop international album

Actor Lee Min-ho will drop an album worldwide in March, according to the actor’s agency MYM Entertainment on Friday. Through the new single, titled “Always by Lee Min-ho,” Lee wanted to communica...

Updated : 2017.02.17 17:43

SHINee goes on North American tour next month

Popular K-pop boy group SHINee will embark on a North American tour next month for the first time since its debut, its management S.M. Entertainment said Friday. The image provided by S.M. Entertain...

Updated : 2017.02.17 14:10

Park Ji-yoon to release ninth studio album next month

Park Ji-yoon, an idol diva-turned-singer songwriter, will release her ninth full-length studio album next month, her distributor said Friday. Park's new album titled "parkjiyoon9" will be released o...

Updated : 2017.02.17 14:06

China goes Hollywood in ‘The Great Wall’

Big Hollywood hits commonly reap half or more of their box office overseas, as “Finding Dory” and “Rogue One” have done. Zhang Yimou’s “The Great Wall,” which opens Friday, will test whether t...

Updated : 2017.02.17 13:49