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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 awar...

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., proving its long-running popularity, according to YG Entertainment.Psy's global mega-hit single "G...

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."The...

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, released ...

Updated : 2015.05.13 20:22

Yoon Mi-rae, Sony Pictures settle legal dispute

South Korean pop singer Yoon Mi-rae and Sony Pictures Entertainment said Wednesday they have settled out of court their legal case involving the company's unauthorized use of Yoon's song in a movie. I...

Updated : 2015.05.13 14:30

‘Psy narrowly avoids shooting rampage’

K-pop star Psy narrowly escaped the deadly shooting rampage at a military training camp on Wednesday, local media reported. Psy’s agency said that “Psy had been at the Naegok-dong military training ...

Updated : 2015.05.13 14:02

2PM to return with new album

K-pop boy band 2PM will release its fifth full-length album next month, the group's management agency said Friday.According to JYP Entertainment, 2PM will release the album on June 1 and hold concerts at Seoul Olympic Park's Gymnastics Stadium on June 27-28.Part of the tracks were written ...

Updated : 2015.05.08 09:45

Lee Byung-hun lands another Hollywood role

Actor Lee Byung-hun has landed another Hollywood role, U.S. media reported Wednesday. According to the U.S.-based entertainment magazine Deadline.com, Lee has been chosen for the role of “Billy Rocks...

Updated : 2015.05.06 18:34

Kara's new Japanese single No. 1 on Oricon

South Korean girl group Kara's new Japanese album ranked first on the Oricon daily singles chart Tuesday, the day of its release, according to the group's agency."Summergic," the 12th Japanese-language single album by Kara, topped the chart, selling over 28,000 copies that day, the DSP Med...

Updated : 2015.05.06 09:52

SM addresses Tao’s exit rumor

SM Entertainment has expressed its intent to mend a fractured relationship with Tao, a member of K-pop boy band EXO, amid rumors that the 22-year-old would quit the 10-member group. “Lately, we were ...

Updated : 2015.04.23 19:55

Yuri confirmed dating baseball player

Yuri, a member of K-pop group Girls’ Generation, has been dating baseball player Oh Seung-hwan for six months, SM Entertainment confirmed Monday. “Yuri and Oh have developed romantic feelings for ea...

Updated : 2015.04.20 19:11

Kwanghee takes coveted spot in ‘Infinite Challenge’

Kwanghee of K-pop boy group ZE:A has been selected as the “sixth man” of the cast in the latest episode of the MBC reality program “Infinite Challenge,” one of Korea’s most popular weekly shows. On the episode that aired on Saturday, Kwanghee beat out other competitors to become the s...

Updated : 2015.04.19 18:27

S. Korean firms to participate in K-pop convention in Japan

Dozens of South Korea's small- and medium-sized enterprises will set up booths at a K-pop convention in Japan this week, organizers said Sunday.The organizers, including the Small and Medium Business Administration, said more than 40 small- and medium-sized firms will participate in KCON J...

Updated : 2015.04.19 15:02

CL to perform at N. American music fest in summer

South Korean singer CL will be performing at a North American music festival this summer, her agency said Sunday.CL, who leads South Korean girl group 2NE1, is taking part in this year's Mad Decent Block Party, YG Entertainment said.The festival will make stops in 19 North American cities ...

Updated : 2015.04.19 09:56

Jun Ji-hyun on Elle cover in six Asian countries

South Korean actress Jun Ji-hyun is on the cover of the forthcoming issue of Elle magazine to be published in six Asian countries, the fashion magazine's Korean office said Wednesday.Elle Korea released the cover photos of the 34-year-old actress, which will become available in the April i...

Updated : 2015.04.15 16:46