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I.O.I And AKB48 To Collaborate For Special Performance At 2017 MAMA

The 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (hereafter 2017 MAMA) will feature a very special collaboration! On November 20, a press conference was held for 2017 MAMA. At the event, Mnet director Kim Ki Woong revealed, “In Japan, AKB48 and I.O.I’s special collaboration stage is prepared.” He explained, “AKB48 has been promoting for over 10 years in […]

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Son Ho Jun Thanks Close Friend TVXQ’s Yunho For His Cameo Appearance In “Go Back Couple”

Son Ho Jun recently sat down for an interview to mark the end of his latest drama “Go Back Couple” and talked about his friendship with TVXQ’s Yunho, who made a cameo appearance in the drama to show support for his friend. While touching on a variety of topics, Son Ho Jun shared how grateful he […]

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BTS Shares Thoughts About AMAs Performance And Experience

BTS has finished performing their highly anticipated performance at the 2017 American Music Awards (AMAs)! Following their performance, the members gathered in a hotel room to talk about their experience and thank fans through a V LIVE broadcast. Then Jimin thanked ARMY for coming and cheering for them. The members talked about how they can’t […]

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“Because This Is My First Life” Stills Tease Changes To Jung So Min And Lee Min Ki’s Relationship

New stills from tvN’s “Because This Is My First Life” teases changes to Lee Min Ki and Jung So Min’s relationship, pushed along by the appearance of Lee Chung Ah. The latest episode ended with Nam Sae Hee (played by Lee Min Ki) asking Yoon Ji Ho (played by Jung So Min), “Do you want […]

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AMAs Releases Photos Of BTS During Performance And Behind The Scenes

BTS has successfully finished their highly anticipated performance at the 2017 American Music Awards (AMAs) and the AMAs have released official photos of the group’s performance! Check them out below! Previously, the AMAs released behind-the-scenes photos of BTS rehearsing for their performance. You can also watch their performance here. Source (1)

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Eric Nam, Chungha, SEVENTEEN’s Seungkwan, And LABOUM’s Solbin To Join Next “Master Key” Lineup

SBS variety show “Master Key” has announced the lineup for the ninth episode! Kim Jong Min, SHINee’s Key and Minho, and Wanna One’s Yoon Ji Sung will be returning after making previous appearances, along with permanent members Lee Soo Geun, Jun Hyun Moo, and Wanna One’s Kang Daniel and Ong Sung Woo. New faces that will be […]

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Yunho And Kyung Soo Jin Feel Amusement Park Date Thrills In “Melo Holic”

On November 20, OCN drama “Melo Holic” released stills of Yunho and Kyung Soo Jin’s amusement park date. “Melo Holic” is a fantasy-romance drama about Yoo Eun Ho (played by Yunho), a man with the ability to read women’s minds through touch, and Han Ye Ri (played by Kyung Soo Jin), who has a split-personality. […]

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Idols Who Debuted After Less Than A Year Of Training

The average training period for an idol is three to four years, with some idols even training for 10 years or more before they finally get to debut. However, some idols have debuted with less than a year of training under their belt. Here are 14 idols who took less than a year to debut: miss […]

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TWICE Rises With “LIKEY”; Soompi’s K-Pop Music Chart 2017, November Week 3

TWICE’s “LIKEY” moves up 10 spots to become our new No. 1 song! This song won all the music shows last week and easily defeated the champion of the last two weeks, BTOB’s “Missing You,” for the top spot. It is also TWICE’s third No. 1 song on our chart this year, a feat only […]

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“The Unit” To Shift Broadcast Time Slot

KBS’s idol rebooting show “The Unit” will be moving to a later time slot! As drama “Go Back Couple” has come to an end, two different programs will be taking over its time slot. “Swan Club,” a ballet variety show which first aired as a Chuseok special, successfully became regular programming and will air on […]

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BTS Grabs No. 1 On Google Search Trends After AMA Performance

On November 19 (local time), BTS received an explosive response at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, where they performed “DNA.” Not only did they receive a lot of love from the fans and audience present at the awards ceremony, but they also received a lot of attention due […]

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“Untouchable” Releases Complicated Character Relationship Chart

JTBC’s upcoming Friday-Saturday drama “Untouchable” has released a chart explaining the complicated relationships between its characters. At the center of the chart lies the two sons of the Jang family – Jang Gi Seo (played by Kim Sung Kyun) and Jang Jun Seo (played by Jin Goo) – as well as Jang Gi Seo’s wife […]

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Stars Show Support For BTS And Their 2017 AMAs Performance

BTS made an amazing U.S. TV debut performance at the 2017 American Music Awards (AMAs) on November 19 (local time) and celebrities have come forth to celebrate the momentous occasion. Not only was this their first time performing on U.S. television, but BTS is also the first Korean group to ever perform at the AMAs. […]

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BTS Meets Up With Various Stars At 2017 AMAs

BTS is no stranger at making new friends and the 2017 American Music Awards (AMAs) is not an exception for the group! The group previously made many American friends at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards which resulted in some reunions and collabs. BTS continued to meet new celebs at the AMAs and reunited with stars […]

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Watch: Wanna One Stuns With Performance Version MV For “Beautiful”

A week after revealing the movie version, Wanna One has now released the performance version music video for “Beautiful”! On November 20 at 3 p.m. KST, the video was revealed as a surprise to fans. Contrary to the movie version music video which featured an emotional storyline, the performance version focuses on the choreography and […]

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Watch: Yunho And Kyung Soo Jin Goof Around In Behind-The-Scenes Video For First Kiss Scene In “Melo Holic”

Popular OCN drama “Melo Holic” released a behind-the-scenes video of the first kiss scene between Yunho and Kyung Soo Jin. “Melo Holic” is a fantasy-romance drama about a man who has the ability to read women’s minds through touch and a woman with a split-personality. The video begins by showing the two playing with a claw machine. […]

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