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Adele sweeps Grammys Awards with 5 wins, Bowie wins 4

Even though Adele flubbed one of her live performances at the Grammys, she walked away the belle of the ball: She took home all five awards she was nominated for Sunday night, including album, record...

Updated : 2017.02.13 18:24

T-ara’s Ji-yeon shelves album release amid reignited bullying controversy

T-ara’s Ji-yeon will postpone the release of her second solo album, her agency said Monday, after an internet posting by a self-proclaimed former staff member of the agency reignited a years-old bul...

Updated : 2017.02.13 17:43

Lawmaker’s son quits rap show amid prostitution allegations

The high school son of a lawmaker has pulled out of a rap auditioning show after being accused of attempting to solicit sex for money, a local cable channel said Monday. Chang Yong-jun -- son of Rep...

Updated : 2017.02.13 17:42

David Bowie wins 3 Grammys; Adele, Beyonce also winners

David Bowie’s final album, released days after he died of cancer last year, earned him three Grammy Awards on Sunday, while Beyonce and Adele also picked up early awards. “Blackstar” won best alt...

Updated : 2017.02.13 10:35

Tablo to attend Grammys

Tablo of Korean hip-hop trio Epik High will attend the Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday. Tablo’s invitation to the 59th Annual Grammy Awards (Official Instagram) He pub...

Updated : 2017.02.12 17:53

Twice reveals track list for new album

Girl group Twice has revealed the track list for a new album titled “TWICEcoaster: LANE 2,” set to release on Feb. 20. The album will consist of 13 songs, including remixes of the K-pop group’s t...

Updated : 2017.02.12 12:11

Mnet show to feature best high school rappers

Mnet has kicked off its newest audition program pitting the nation’s top teenage rappers against each other. “High School Rapper,” which aired its first episode Friday, features rap battles betwe...

Updated : 2017.02.12 12:08

Around the Hotels

Citrus spa at Hyatt Regency Jeju The Hyatt Regency Jeju is offering a Jeju Citrus spa package until the end of this year. The one-hour spa treatment is designed to help relieve fatigue using the fre...

Updated : 2017.02.10 13:30

Seo In-guk to release song on “Tomorrow” soundtrack

Korean singer and actor Seo In-guk will unveil a song for tvN drama series “Tomorrow With You” as part of its soundtrack. Korean singer and actor Seo In-guk (Yonhap) The TV drama, which finished ...

Updated : 2017.02.10 13:27

Yoon Jong-shin to start national tour

Singer-songwriter Yoon Jong-shin will start a nationwide tour around Korea from late March to early April, dubbed the “special lesson,” according to his agency Mystic Entertainment. Singer-songwri...

Updated : 2017.02.10 13:27

Boy band NCT wins endorsement deal from Thai firm Singha

Korean idol group NCT has been hired by Thailand's Singha Corp. to promote the company's popular dried seaweed snack, the group's agency said Thursday. Five of the total 15 NCT members -- Ten, Taeyo...

Updated : 2017.02.09 18:25

[Herald Interview] Kumho and Kuhmo join hands to highlight young talents

Jet lag is part of the life of internationally renowned musicians these days. Vladimir Mendelssohn, a Romanian-born violist and composer now based in the Netherlands, is no exception. In Seoul for th...

Updated : 2017.02.09 18:16

BTS’ ‘Outro: Wings’ deemed unfit for broadcasting by KBS

State broadcaster KBS has banned a song from BTS’ (Bangtan Boys) soon-to-be-released album citing obscene language. KBS announced that one of the songs contained in BTS’ upcoming album “Wings: Yo...

Updated : 2017.02.09 17:49

Big Bang's T.O.P, JYJ's Kim Jun-su enlist in military

Two South Korean idol stars started their military service Thursday, temporarily leaving behind the glamorous world of show business as well as teary fans. (Herald DB) Although Big Bang's T.O.P and...

Updated : 2017.02.09 15:20

Cover image for final single features Wonder Girls in watercolors

The soon-to-be-disbanded Wonder Girls released the cover image for final single “Draw Me” on Thursday. The image depicts watercolor versions of the group’s four current members. Yubin, Yeeun, Su...

Updated : 2017.02.09 15:03