YG Entertainment Signs On 13-Year-Old “K-Pop Star” Contestant Lee Chae Young

The third season of SBS’ audition program “K-Pop Star” ended this past weekend, and now agencies are able to scout the contestants after the winner picked his home. On April 16, a representative from YG Entertainment shared with a media outlet that YG’s CEO Yang Hyun Suk had his eyes on Lee Chae Young while being on the judging panel. YG doesn’t plan on making her debut right away, but for her to ...

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Akdong Musician Makes Official Debut Performance on “K-Pop Star 3”

On the April 6 broadcast of SBS’ “K-Pop Star 3,” Akdong Musician, sibling duo and the winners of “K-Pop Star 2,” held its debut performance. One year after winning “K-Pop Star 2,” the group returned to the “K-Pop Star” stage and performed “Melted” and “200%” for the first time. Akdong Musician performed “Melted,” dressed in a white-colored wardrobe sitting on a set built in the shape of a house. “...

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Akdong Musician Gives Us a Live Taste of Their Debut Album

Akdong Musician, with their debut on April 7 getting closer and closer by the day, has released a live video called “AKMU – PLAY IN JEJU” of short clips of the songs from their new album. The brother-sister duo is hanging out in a wooded area, just casually jamming to their new songs. They preview their title song “200%,” “Artificial Turf,” their second title song “Ice,” and “Little Star,” giving ...

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“K-Pop Star Season 2″ Winners Akdong Musician Finally Releasing Debut Album

Akdong Musician, the winners of “K-Pop Star Season 2,” have their debut album lined up for release on April 7 of this year, the same day as the final round of last year’s “K-Pop Star.” The new album will have 11 tracks, and the duo will have their debut performance on the April 6 broadcast of “K-Pop Star Season 3.” There will be three title songs for this album, one chosen by YG, one by Akdong Mus...

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Super Junior’s Kim Heechul Offers His Opinion on Why SM Withdrew from “K-Pop S...

Super Junior‘s Kim Heechul was asked on JTBC‘s “War of Words” to add some perspective on why SM Entertainment decided to withdraw from survival audition program “K-Pop Star.”  Kim Heechul offered his take on the topic. “Just as SM views us idols as the best when they’re making dramas, they take special care of us during our trainee years because they feel respon...

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Lee Hi Appears on K-Pop Star Season 3, Shows off a More Mature Look

Lee Hi appeared on the January 19 episode of SBS’s “Survival Audition: K-Pop Star Season 3” and talked about how she felt when she was auditioning during the show’s first season, relating to the current participants as their senior.  This was the first time in a while that Lee Hi had appeared on television, and she was looking as mature as ever, much different from when she was a contestant ...

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