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Big Bang’s July songs reign over local charts

K-pop boy band Big Bang ranked No.1 on major local music charts for the sixth consecutive day Monday with its latest track “If You.” Released on July 1, “If You” has topped the real-time K-po...

Updated : 2015.07.06 17:52

Junsu mulls lawsuit over online defamation

Junsu of K-pop boy band JYJ is considering taking legal action against netizens who have made hateful comments against him in the past. The 28-year-old singer tweeted Sunday that he has recently ...

Updated : 2015.07.06 17:49

Park Shin-hye, Lee Jong-suk rumored to be dating

Actors Park Shin-hye and Lee Jong-suk were reported to be dating Wednesday morning, but their agencies quickly denied the rumors, saying they were “just close friends.” Park and Lee starred as the...

Updated : 2015.07.01 18:56

Actress Lee So-yeon to marry in October

Actress Lee So-yeon is to marry an IT entrepreneur in October. According to reports, Lee met her future husband early this year, and is now preparing for the wedding. Lee, who shot to fame through ...

Updated : 2015.06.14 19:48

Lee Min-ho to star in ‘Bounty Hunters’

Actor Lee Min-ho is to star in the multinational film “Bounty Hunters,” Lee’s agency Starhaus Entertainment said Monday. The movie will be produced as a collaborative project among Starhaus Enter...

Updated : 2015.06.08 18:48

9 Muses to release new album in July

Korean girl group 9 Muses will release a new album in early July, Star Empire Entertainment said Thursday. “(The girls) finished the new album jacket photo shoot,” said the agency. “The upcoming ...

Updated : 2015.06.04 19:56

EXO rewrites K-pop album sales history

EXO, the K-pop group currently topping domestic charts, sold over a million album copies in two months, recording the largest volume of sales in the shortest span of time for any K-pop act. The grou...

Updated : 2015.06.03 19:11

Son Dam-bi may join Bae Yong-joon’s agency

Singer-actress Son Dam-bi is holding talks to join celebrated actor and businessman Bae Yong-joon’s talent agency, KeyEast Entertainment, though the company said Wednesday that “nothing has been co...

Updated : 2015.06.03 19:11

Song Seung-heon, Bruce Willis cast in Chinese war film

Korean actor Song Seung-heon has been cast in a Chinese war film, in which he will star beside American actor Bruce Willis, his agency confirmed Wednesday. The high-budget war film has a working lit...

Updated : 2015.06.03 19:11

Big Bang’s Taeyang dating actress Min Hyo-rin

K-pop singer Taeyang, from the wildly successful boy group Big Bang, is in a relationship with actress Min Hyo-rin, both of their agencies confirmed Tuesday. Taeyang is believed to have started dati...

Updated : 2015.06.02 20:48

Won Bin, Lee Na-young deny pregnancy rumors

Newlyweds Won Bin and Lee Na-young on Tuesday denied rumors that the actress is pregnant. The actor couple tied the knot on May 30 in a private ceremony held near Won’s hometown in Gangwon Province...

Updated : 2015.06.02 20:45

Lee Min-ho, Park Shin-hye win Paeksang awards

Actress Park Shin-hye took home the Most Popular Actress award in film at the 51st Paeksang Arts Awards, Tuesday. Her previous costars Lee Min-ho and Lee Jong-suk took home the Most Popular Actor awa...

Updated : 2015.05.27 20:48

Psy's 'Hangover' tops 200 mln YouTube views

South Korean rapper Psy's "Hangover" surpassed 200 million views on YouTube, Wednesday, his management agency said. Released in June last year, "Hangover" hit the milestone at about 3:15 p.m., provi...

Updated : 2015.05.20 21:30

Actor Bae Yong-joon to marry actress, 13 years his junior

South Korean actor Bae Yong-joon, the star of the hugely popular TV drama "Winter Sonata," will marry Park Soo-jin, a singer-turned-actress, later this year, their management agency said Thursday. "...

Updated : 2015.05.15 09:24

BoA reveals feminine side in ‘Kiss My Lips’

Twenty-eight years old and in the industry for nearly 15 years now, BoA reveals her true personality and musical styles in her latest album “Kiss My Lips.” In her eighth full-length album, release...

Updated : 2015.05.13 20:22