“K-Pop Star 4″ Kicks Off Auditions, Scheduled to Begin Airing in November

SBS released on May 31 that “K-Pop Star 4” has officially gone into productions. The fourth season of the popular audition program will start the first round of auditions starting June 1. The first round will be a phone audition, as contestants will be required to phone in. Unlike other audition programs that met with low ratings and negative feedback in recent times, “K-Pop Star...

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Akdong Musician Reveals Why They Chose YG Entertainment

Successful sibling rookie duo Akdong Musician recently revealed why they decided on making their debut with YG Entertainment. According to the competition rules for audition show “K-Pop Star Season 2,” the winner of the show could choose to debut with SM Entertainment, YG Entertainment or JYP Entertainment.  The sibling artists told TV Report in an interview, “First off, we made our decision witho...

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“K-Pop Star” Season 4 to Start This June

“K-Pop Star” is slated to start its fourth season this June. All three judges from last season will be returning to the show: Yang Hyun Seok, Park Jin Young, and Yoo Hee Yeol. “K-Pop Star” seasons one and two have turned out some talented artists such as season one winner Park Ji Min and runner-up Lee Hi, and season two winner Akdong Musician. The third season of “K-Pop Star,” which ended re...

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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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