PSY, Maroon 5, Lee Juck, Nell, and Others Confirmed for “City Break” Concert

Popular domestic and overseas acts will be coming together for an anticipated large-scale concert. Set for August 9 and 10 at the World Cup Stadium in Seoul, “Hyundai Card City Break 2014” announced the first part of its line-up on May 20. To successfully manage the event, three big stages will be built to the stadium arena. Altogether, 30 talented artists will perform over the course ...

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Nell Takes You on Stage with New MV, “The Great Escape”

Following up on the success of their song “Four Times around the Sun,” rock band Nell has just released a new music video for the song “The Great Escape” from their new album called “Newton’s Apple,” which was released on February 27. “The Great Escape” is a track that expertly fuses strings and winds with a the band’s rock sound, coupled with singer Kim Jong Wan’s one-of-a-kind voice....

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – March Week 5

2NE1’s “Come Back Home” becomes our new No. 1 song this week, swapping positions with Girls’ Generation’s “Mr. Mr.”  “Come Back Home” won on M!Countdown and also ranked higher than “Mr. Mr.” on GAON, Billboard Korea, and most internet charts, enabling 2NE1 to claim the top spot over Girls’ Generation. Congratulations to 2NE1.  Next week we expect these two songs to battle again for the top spot. T...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – March Week 4

Girls’ Generation’s “Mr. Mr.” becomes our new No. 1 song this week, moving up from No. 3 last week. Carrying the strength of four music show wins in last week’s M!Countdown, KBS Music Bank, MBC’s Music Core and Show Champion, “Mr. Mr.” finally moves up to the top spot and distinguish itself from the rest of the strong competitions. Congratulations to Girls’ Generations. Moving up two spots t...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – March Week 3

Despite strong competition from several new songs, Soyu and Junggigo’s duet “Some” refuses to give up the top spot and repeats as No. 1 for the fourth week in a row.  “Some” recorded another win in KBS Music Bank last week and still tops Billboard Korea. It is the first song on our chart to stay at No. 1 for four or more weeks since PSY’s famous hit “Gangnam Style” one and a half year ago.  Congra...

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MBC Music Core 03.15.14 – Toheart Debut, Orange Caramel Comeback and More

Following last week’s epic 400th Episode Special episode,  Music Core is back to its regularly scheduled promotions of the latest K-Pop songs. New sub unit Toheart makes their debut performance on the show while After School subunit Orange Caramel makes their comeback. More performances today by Girls’ Generation, CNBLUE, SoYou X JunggiGo, B.A.P, Nell, Sunmi, BTOB, Ladies’ Code a...

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HyunA, Jay Park, Nell, Idiotape and more to Perform at 2014 SXSW Music Festival in Austin,...

HyunA, Jay Park, Nell and many other Korean acts will be performing at the SXSW music festival on March 11 for the K-pop Night show. The festival will have over 2,000 showcasing artists. Here is the line up for March 11 K-pop Night show at the  2014 SXSW South By Southwest Music Festival. The show starts at 7pm and finishes at 2am at Elysium in Austin, Texas. The event is 21 and over. 07:30PM Jamb...

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Music Core Comeback Performances by TVXQ, CNBLUE, Nell, BESTie and More

Promotions for new songs by TVXQ, CNBLUE, Nell, and BESTie are in full swing as they continue their weekend of comeback performances today. TVXQ performed “Spellbound” the title track of their repackaged seventh album. CNBLUE came back with “Can’t Stop” while fellow rock group rock group Nell performed with “Four Times Around the Sun” from their new album. Girl group BESTie is back with their new ...

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