JYPE Responds to HyunA and BTOB Hyunsik’s Homage to g.o.d

Recently, HyunA’s “From Where and Until When” featuring BEAST’s Yang Yoseob has been under scrutiny, after many noticed that its lyrics were similar to g.o.d’s 2004 track, “The Reason Why Opposites Attract.” BTOB’s Hyunsik, who wrote the song, explained that the copied lyrics were just homage to their industry seniors, congratulating them on their comeback. (See: HyunA’s Song Lyrics Copied From g....

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“K-Pop Star 3” Winner Bernard Park to Guest Appear at JYP Nation

The winner of SBS’ “K-Pop Star 3,” Bernard Park, will be appearing at the “2014 JYP NATION-ONE MIC [sic]” as a special guest. On July 28, through Naver Starcast, “JYP Nation-One Mic Talk” was recorded live, where Bernard Park spoke of his album preparations through a phone call. The singer said, “I will be at the ‘2014 JYP NATION-ONE MIC’ Seoul concert as a special guest. I can’t say which songs I...

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JYP Releases Fun “Exclusive Interview” for 2014 JYP Nation “One Mic̶...

Are you ready for JYP Entertainment’s 2014 JYP Nation “One Mic” concert? It’s coming up soon on August 9 and 10 at Jamsil Indoor Stadium in Seoul, and the JYP artists have just released a goofy ‘exclusive interview’ video, raising fans’ anticipation once again for seeing all of the artists on the same stage. In the interview, the artists have fun trying to name the concert lineup, their most antic...

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Wonder Girls’ Ye Eun and Yoobin in Talks for 2014 “JYP Nation – One Mic&...

According to a music industry official on July 9, Wonder Girls members Ye Eun and Yoobin are in talks to participate in the “2014 JYP Nation – One Mic” concert that will take place in Seoul August 9-10. Member Hyerim is currently filming the Korea-China collaborative film “탁혼연맹” (“拆婚联盟” – An official English title for her movie has yet to be released), and will not be attending the JYP Natio...

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[UPDATED: Ada Liu Did Not Explicitly Announce Relationship] JYP Entertainment Denies Chans...

On July 7, Chinese media outlets reported, “Ada Liu (Liu Yan), at a launching event for a friend’s project, personally announced that she is dating 2PM’s Chansung.” According to the report, she first mentioned that she had a boyfriend, and upon further questions from reporters, she revealed that it was Chansung, with whom she is currently filming a Chinese dating variety show. However, JYP Enterta...

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[Update] Park Jin Young Reportedly Tried to Sell JYP Entertainment to YG, JYP and YG Deny

It is being reported that Park Jin Young, the largest stockholder of JYP Entertainment, tried to sell the agency to YG Entertainment. The Korea Herald reported just an hour ago on entertainment sources who stated Park Jin Young suggested that YG Entertainment buy up JYP. Park Jin Young had wanted to focus on his own music activities after selling off the company. Yang Hyun Suk, YG’s CEO, rep...

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[Exclusive] GOT7 Shows Soompiers Some “GOT LOVE” in Video Shoutout!

Hey Soompiers! JYP Entertainment’s 7-member rookie boy group GOT7, consisting of members JB, Mark, Jr., Jackson, Youngjae, BamBam, Yugyeom, is back with second mini album “GOT♡” and wanted to spread some of that love to Soompiers – in English! Some of the members looked too cool for school while others had fun imitating their big boss JYP, the man behind their latest title track “A.” We got ...

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JYP Entertainment Stocks Drop After Arrest of Park Jin Young’s Father-in-Law

JYP Entertainment was met with a financial shock today after its stock prices dropped following the arrest of Park Jin Young’s father-in-law. Trouble first started for JYP Entertainment after the Sewol Ferry tragedy on April 16. Yoo Byeong Eon is the de facto owner of Cheonghaejin Marine, the operator of the Sewol ferry, and after the tragedy, Yoo, his family, and related businesses started ...

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GOT7 Reveals New Teaser Image, to Comeback with Title Track “A” by Park Jin Young

Seven days before GOT7’s June 23 comeback, JYP Entertainment has released a brand new teaser image on June 16 through JYP Nation’s official SNS and the group’s official site. In the revealed image, all seven members of GOT7 can be seen walking down the street together, giving off a bright and refreshing vibe. The group’s second mini album title track, “A,” is an energetic, uptempo R&B song mix...

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