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Suzy and Miss A return

The unexpected news that mega celebrities Suzy and hallyu star Lee Min-ho are dating has been all the buzz in the local entertainment industry this past week.Exactly one week since the story broke, K-...

Updated : 2015.03.31 19:30

JYJ’s Jaejoong, Super Junior’s Sungmin join the Army

JYJ’s Jaejoong and Super Junior’s Sungmin both enlisted in the Army Tuesday for their mandatory military service.Jaejoong made a low-key enlistment. It is not known where he will receive his weeks-l...

Updated : 2015.03.31 13:45

‘We Got Married’ star under pressure to quit

South Korean singer-actress Yewon, or Kim Ye-won, is under increasing pressure to quit the popular television show “We Got Married” over her squabble with actress Lee Tae-im.“We Got Married” is a ...

Updated : 2015.03.30 14:01

K.Will drops new EP, renews contract with Starship

K.Will, one of the K-pop world’s most popular R&B ballad singers, will drop his latest six-track EP “[re:]” on Wednesday, the musician said Tuesday. Continuing his signature passionate vocals and g...

Updated : 2015.03.24 18:38

Tae Jin-ah denies gambling rumor, vows legal action

South Korean singer Tae Jin-ah, 61, has denied reports about his alleged illegal gambling at a casino in the U.S. and vowed to take legal action against the media which put out the article in question...

Updated : 2015.03.24 15:35

Lee Min-ho and Suzy only the latest in long line of star couples

Actor Lee Min-ho and singer-actress Suzy on Monday confirmed they are in a relationship.  Lee Min-ho (left) and Suzy. OSENHowever, the two top stars are just one couple in a long line of top-star cou...

Updated : 2015.03.24 12:20

Lee Min-ho and Suzy in relationship, seen dating in Paris, London

Actor Lee Min-ho and Suzy of K-pop group Miss A revealed on Monday that they are in a relationship.Following reports from Dispatch, a local media outlet that broke the news, Lee and Suzy confirmed thr...

Updated : 2015.03.23 11:10

K-pop helps fan battle cancer

“Hallyu” continues to grow worldwide as Korean artists become more active internationally than they do at home.Also known as the Korean Wave, referring to the popularity of Korean pop culture, most ...

Updated : 2015.03.17 20:30

‘Little Psy’ recuperates from brain tumor

Eleven year-old Jeon Min-woo, known as a child double of Korean singer Psy, has seemingly recuperated from a terminal brain tumor, local media reported on Tuesday. Jeon, who is Korean-Chinese, was dia...

Updated : 2015.03.17 15:46

Psy mired in legal wrangling over ‘Gangnam’ building

“Gangnam Style” superstar Psy, who owns a building in Seoul’s affluent district of Gangnam, is embroiled in a legal battle with his tenant over a rental contract, it was belatedly reported on Monday. The 38-year-old rapper filed for an eviction suit last August against a tenant running...

Updated : 2015.03.16 17:21

Amber’s ‘Shake That Brass’ most viewed K-pop video in U.S.

The music video for girl group f(x) member Amber’s “Shake That Brass” became the most-watched K-pop music video in the U.S. for February, according to Billboard. The 22-year-old singer topped the l...

Updated : 2015.03.15 18:17

Kim Jang-hoon fined for smoking on plane

Singer Kim Jang-hoon was fined for smoking on board a Korea-bound plane from France, the court said Sunday. The Incheon District Court handed down a fine of 1 million won ($890) against the 50-year-ol...

Updated : 2015.03.15 17:57

Singer Kim Jang-hoon fined for in-flight smoking

(Yonhap)South Korean pop singer Kim Jang-hoon, who is known for philanthropy, has been fined for smoking aboard a home-bound plane from France in December, a local court said Sunday.  The Incheon Di...

Updated : 2015.03.15 10:36

Kim Hyun-joong may join Army in late March

South Korean singer and actor Kim Hyun-joong confirmed that he will enlist in the mandatory military service on March 31, local media reported Thursday. Kim, 28, will reportedly undergo training at th...

Updated : 2015.03.12 19:24

EXO sings new songs, but still quiet about album’s release

The 10 mega idols of EXO offered a glimpse into their much-anticipated new single “Call Me Baby,” showcasing nine new songs at a concert in Seoul on Sunday. During a news conference before the conce...

Updated : 2015.03.09 18:47