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B.A.P’s Daehyun, Jongup in album coordination

Daehyun and Jongup of B.A.P will collaborate on a new project album, according to TS Entertainment.  (TS Entertainment)The agency teased Friday that the two band members will drop a special album in ...

Updated : 2017.05.26 18:20

TVXQ’s Yunho to star in upcoming drama ‘Meloholic’

Yunho of TVXQ is set to return as an actor with the upcoming drama “Meloholic” (unofficial translation), according to S.M. Entertainment. Yunho of TVXQ (Yonhap)The agency said Thursday that Yunho wi...

Updated : 2017.05.25 16:34

Kriesha Chu debuts with high-energy album ‘Trouble’

After nearly two years preparation in Korea, 18-year-old Filipino-American teen Kriesha Chu took to the stage for a sweet but energetic debut.   Chu, once a runner-up on audition program “K-Pop Sta...

Updated : 2017.05.25 15:02

Sistar bids farewell in video

Tuesday marked the end of an era for soon-to-be disbanded Sistar and its fans, to whom the group said a sentimental goodbye on social media. A video uploaded by its agency Starship Entertainment featu...

Updated : 2017.05.24 16:58

FT Island to release remake of single ‘Lovesick’

K-pop boy band FT Island is set to return with a remake of its digital single “Lovesick” on Sunday, according to its agency.“FT Island will drop the remake of its debut song ‘Lovesick,’ ahead of ...

Updated : 2017.05.24 14:05

BTS makes new friends on Billboard red carpet

While Sunday may have marked an all-time best moment for BTS, the winner of Top Social Artist at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards, the group‘s euphoria probably doubled with the amount of friends who ...

Updated : 2017.05.23 18:02

The women of Psy’s music videos

Son Na-eun is basking in the glowing limelight of the “Psy effect” since her appearance in the singer’s music video for “New Face.”The Apink member is being bombarded with requests for advertisem...

Updated : 2017.05.23 14:37

Sistar confirms disbandment after 7 years

Starship Entertainment, which represents Sistar, confirmed the K-pop group’s disbandment Tuesday. (Starship Entertainment)“Sistar will officially end its seven-year promotion as a group with its las...

Updated : 2017.05.23 13:46

iKON dominates iTunes charts with ‘New Kids: Begin’

K-pop boy band iKON’s long-awaited EP “New Kids: Begin” has been going strong abroad, topping iTunes charts in 10 regions as of Tuesday. Since its release Monday, the second EP has shot to the top ...

Updated : 2017.05.23 13:21

[Herald Interview] iKON’s street boys return with ‘New Kids: Begin’

Without the gloss and glitter, seven street boys are back in the K-pop music scene amid growing anticipation toward their reunion with fans in Korea. Likening themselves to the “boys from backstreet,...

Updated : 2017.05.22 17:56

[Next Wave] Dumbfoundead on Koreatown, ‘Foreigner’

While growing up in Koreatown, that bustling enclave in central Los Angeles home to a distinctly hybrid culture of Korea and America, rapper Dumbfoundead noticed something odd.   The neighborhood’s...

Updated : 2017.05.22 17:31

BTS becomes first K-pop group to win at Billboard Music Awards

BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys, has become the first K-pop group to win at the Billboard Music Awards. The South Korean boy band grabbed the top social artist category award at the high profile event...

Updated : 2017.05.22 15:59

Baek A-yeon to release EP next Monday

Baek A-yeon will return next week with a new EP “Bittersweet,” the singer’s agency confirmed Monday.JYP Entertainment released a teaser image of the new EP along with the release date and time of 6...

Updated : 2017.05.22 13:22

BTS scoops up Billboard Music Award for top social artist

BTS grabbed the award in the top social artist category at the Billboard Music Awards on Monday.The boy band has not only made history as the first K-pop group to attend the show but also nabbed a pri...

Updated : 2017.05.22 11:24

K-pop group EXP-Edition from NY seeks own musical color

In August 2016, four New Yorkers hailing from different backgrounds boarded a Korea-bound plane with one question that brought them together: Who says only Koreans can become part of a K-pop idol grou...

Updated : 2017.05.21 17:45