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Kim So-hyang cast in US production of ‘Sister Act’

Musical actress Kim So-hyang has been cast in the US production of the hit Broadway musical “Sister Act,” her agency said Wednesday. According to EA&C, Kim will play a supporting role in the Asian...

Updated : 2017.04.12 16:54

IU to sue YouTuber for sexual harassment

IU (Fave Entertainment) IU’s agency said Wednesday it plans to pursue legal action against a man running a channel on video-sharing platform YouTube for his recent sexual comments about the singer,...

Updated : 2017.04.12 11:42

Universal Music to launch Korean label

Global record label Universal Music will launch its first Korean label, On the Record, the company said Tuesday. “On the Record” is meant to signify that the label will present music that needs to...

Updated : 2017.04.11 17:01

Quartet EXID seeks to grow despite Solji’s absence

An eclipse is usually associated with an image of darkness and shadow, and such was the case for EXID with its main vocalist Solji missing from the launch of its latest EP “Eclipse.” The remaining...

Updated : 2017.04.11 16:49

Former Wonder Girl Ha:tfelt joins Amoeba Culture

Park Ye-eun, former member of Wonder Girls also known by her stage name “Ha:tfelt,” has inked a management deal with Amoeba Culture, the agency said Tuesday. “As of April 7, 2017, Ye-eun has beco...

Updated : 2017.04.11 16:48

BTS among nominees for Billboard's Top Social Media Artist

K-pop idol group BTS or Bangtan Boys has been nominated for the "Top Social Media Artist" of the Billboard Music Awards 2017, the organizer unveiled on its website on Monday. (Yonhap) The popular b...

Updated : 2017.04.11 15:19

‘SMTown Live’ concert will be back in Seoul

S.M. Entertainment artists will reunite at the 2017 SMTown concert tour titled “SMTown Live,” according to the agency Tuesday. S.M. Entertainment artists perform at the “SMTown Live Tour V in Jap...

Updated : 2017.04.11 14:20

Kim Hyun-joong to push ahead with Japan tour amid DUI charge

South Korean singer-actor Kim Hyun-joong will hold his upcoming publicity events in Japan as scheduled despite being charged with drunk driving, his agency said Monday. (Herald DB) According to Key...

Updated : 2017.04.10 17:53

BTS tops brand value for five consecutive months

Bangtan Boys, or BTS, has been ranked as the boy band with the highest brand value for the fifth consecutive month. The Korea Reputation Center analyzed over 39 million pieces of data on 43 Korean b...

Updated : 2017.04.10 17:08

Winner among Apple Music’s ‘Best of Week’

Boy band Winner’s recent single “Really Really” is making an impact on foreign charts, with Apple Music Pop selecting it as one of the songs on its “Best of the Week” list. Winner (YG Entertain...

Updated : 2017.04.10 17:04

[Next Wave] Deepflow looks to make his crew next big thing

His name may be obscure to many, but Deepflow and his crew are artists that no self-respecting Korean hip-hop lover would gloss over. Considered one of the most prominent underground rappers in the ...

Updated : 2017.04.10 16:49

Junggigo to release solo album

Hip-hop musician Junggigo, who has collaborated with K-pop’s trendiest artists, will be releasing his first solo LP on April 20. “Junggigo will kick off his official activities with a media show...

Updated : 2017.04.10 16:09

Taeyeon of Girls' Generation to hold solo concert in May

Taeyeon of Girls’ Generation will hold a solo concert series in Seoul next month to kick off her Asia tour, her agency said Friday. The “Taeyeon solo concert: Persona” series will be held from Ma...

Updated : 2017.04.07 15:06

Controversial rap show ends with more noise than it would like

The rap audition program “High School Rapper” went out on a high note last week by becoming one of the most-talked about shows in the country. But it also attracted criticism and sparked controvers...

Updated : 2017.04.07 14:02

K-pop group 2PM will resume concerts in June as Jun. K recovers

K-pop boy group 2PM will return to the stage as one of its members is quickly recovering from injuries he sustained while performing in February, its management agency said Friday. JYP Entertainment...

Updated : 2017.04.07 13:46