KBS Deems San E and 4Minute’s Sexually Suggestive Songs Unfit for Broadcast

KBS recently deemed rapper San E and 4Minute’s songs unfit for broadcast since the lyrics were found to be sexually suggestive in content.  On April 23, a report referenced a certain line in San E’s song, “Body Language” that says, “After doing it, doing it, doing it, doing it, from the top, below, behind and front – all kinds of ways. Undo your buttons and lean your chest against me, ride o...

Seo Kang Joon Picks Back Hug Scene with Lee Min Jung His Most Memorable Scene on “Cunning ...

Actor Seo Kang Joon picked back hug scene with Lee Min Jung as the most memorable scene on MBC’s Wednesday – Thursday drama, “Cunning Single Lady.” On April 21, the actor revealed in a video posted on “Cunning Single Lady” official page, “There is a scene where I confess my love to Lee Min Jung. There are candles lit around us and I say to her, ‘I think about you every morning when I wake up.’ I d...

New “You’re All Surrounded” Drama Teaser Introduces Its Good-looking Police Squad

A second teaser for forthcoming SBS drama “You’re All Surrounded” has been released. Starring Lee Seung Gi and Go Ara (of the hit tvN series “Reply 1994”), the drama is set to hit Korean screens early next month, with its first episode scheduled to air on May 7.  Following the adventures of a four-member police squad, the teaser reveals that the drama will not be bereft of exciting episodes. Maki...

MBLAQ’s Lee Joon Donates 10 Million Won to Ferry Disaster Relief Efforts, Apologizes for t...

MBLAQ’s Lee Joon joins a growing list of celebrities who have donated to the Sewol ferry disaster. On April 24, an employee of community-based fundraising organization Community Chest of Korea shared, “MBLAQ’s Lee Joon donated 10 million won (about 10 thousand USD). When donating, he said, ‘This is my first time donating. I’m sorry that the amount is small.’” Fans who heard of his donation were su...

Popular Korean Film “Joint Security Area” to Hit the Small Screen

Popular Korean film “Joint Security Area” (2000), which starred Song Kang Ho, Lee Byung Hun, and Lee Young Ae, will be produced by KBS as an eight-part drama to be released sometime this September. KBS is currently discussing the purchase of publication rights from Park Sang Yeon, the writer of the original novel, “DMZ,” that the story is based upon. “Joint Security Area” is a mystery thriller con...

15& Tops Gaon Digital Chart with “Can’t Hide It”

JYP‘s female duo 15&, consisting of Park Ji Min and Baek Ye Rin, are topping two of Gaon‘s charts with their latest single “Can’t Hide It.” They have placed number one on both the weekly digital chart and the digital download chart for the fourth week of April (April 13 ~ April 19). Akdong Musician came in at second with their single “200%,” a place do...

Girls’ Generation Member Sunny to Join Baekhyun, Onew, and Kyuhyun in “Singing...

Girls’ Generation member Sunny will be working alongside fellow agency artists Baekhyun (EXO), Onew (SHINee), and Kyuhyun (Super Junior) in the musical “Singing in the Rain.” She will play the main female role of Cathy, a character who dreams of becoming a musical actress. Sunny has been participating in practices for the musical since the first of this month, working hard to perfect her performan...

Lee Min Jung on the Series End of “Cunning Single Lady”

The staff of the MBC drama “Cunning Single Lady” recently posted a clip of their final episode filming on their official website.  In the drama, Lee Min Jung plays the role of Na Ae Ra, who fatefully runs into her ex-husband Cha Jung Wo at a mutual friend’s wedding. After deciding to apply as an intern at Cha Jung Woo’s company, their feelings for each other start to grow once more and they are fa...

Park Shin Hye and Oh Yeon Seo Also Donate to Support Sewol Ferry Relief Efforts

Actresses Park Shin Hye and Oh Yeon Seo have joined the cause to help families of victims from the Sewol ferry tragedy. On April 23, a representative from Korea Disaster Relief Association Hope Bridge revealed that Park Shin Hye donated 50 million won (about 50 thousand USD) to support Sewol ferry relief efforts and families of the victims. It seemed like she didn’t want many people to know becaus...

[Exclusive] Lunafly Reveals Wanting to Release a Spanish Album at Press Conference in Peru

The members of Lunafly were in Peru to do several activities in part of their Latin American tour earlier last week. On April 14, members Sam, Teo and Yun, joined by Brown Eyed Girls’ JeA, landed in Peru at 11:40pm (PET) and were welcomed by dozens of dedicated fans. JeA was so nice to approach the fans that were waiting for her at the airport and even made time to give out more than 50 autograp...

2AM’s Jo Kwon Asks Fans to Pray for Sewol Ferry Victims and Families

Male group 2AM recently held a concert in Japan and asked concertgoers to pray for the victims and family members of the Sewol ferry tragedy.  On April 23, 2AM performed at the “LIVE ARCH vol.10” event held at the Tokyo Dome city hall. On the day of their performance, 2AM members were dressed in black suits and performed, “One Spring Day,” “I Wonder If You Hurt Like Me,” and “You Wouldn’t Answer M...

Shim Eun Jin, Lee Hwa Sun, Han Ji Woo Draw Yellow Ribbons for Sewol Ferry Tragedy Victims

Actresses Shim Eun Jin, Lee Hwa Sun, and Han Ji Woo offered their prayers for the safe return of the missing persons who were involved in the Sewol Ferry tragedy which took place on April 16. On April 22, Shim Eun Jin tweeted, “I’ve been seeing pictures of yellow ribbons here and there and talks about its copyright issues, so I just drew one myself. You can take this picture and use it anyway you ...

Comeback Artist Yozoh Releases “Day Dream” MV

On April 24, CLEF Music released their new project, “Tiny Bits of Life Part 1” and launched their first artist Yozoh with the single, “Day Dream.”  “Day Dream” is sweet addictive song about the universal longing to stay in bed a little longer and keep dreaming.  Yozoh’s light and sweet vocals complement the acoustic accompaniment heard in “Day Dream.” Hong Jun Ho played the guitar for “Day D...