Korea Buzz – Tae Yang Sings Congratulation Song For Eugene and Ki Tae Young Wedding

Big Bang’s Tae Yang has sang congratulation song for Eugene and Ki Tae Young‘s wedding today.

Tae Yang has attended the wedding ceremony of Eugene and Ki Tae Young at Seoul Central Church and has sang a song to congratulate the newly weds. According to the official from Eugene’s management who attended the wedding, he said, “Eugene’s younger sister and friends sang a song and after that, Tae Young and singer Zion sang the congratulation song together at the wedding ceremony.”, “Tae Young has composed the song lyrics in form of congratulating the newly-wed couple.”.

The official from YG Entertainment said, “As Tae Yang attended the same church with Eugene and Ki Tae Young couple, he has specially composed the song for them.”

(Translation copyrights credit: gongjunim.wordpress.com, with thanks to 스타뉴스)

Gongjunim: That’s very sweet of Tae Yang~! ^^
A new life journey embarks for the newly weds~! ❤

Korea Buzz – Who are The Best and Worst Idol Fashion?

(Translated from 스타뉴스) Recently, at the second episode of Mnet broadcasted programme “Trend Report FiㄹSeason 5”, they have ranked idol members’ style in “Fun! Best&Worst”.  

As in sequence, the idols with the best style are 1. Big Bang’s G-Dragon, 2. Brown Eyed Girls’ GaIn, 2AM’s Jo Kwon, 4. KARA’s Goo Hara and 5. SHINee’s Key.

On the other side, the idols who being selected with the worst style are 1. So Nyeo Shi Dae’s Yoona, 2. SS501’s Park Jung Min, 3. 2NE1’s CL, 4. T-ara’s Jeon Boram and 5. f(x)’s Amber.

(translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)

Some idols do bring on the fashion wave~! Fighting~! ^^

Korea Buzz – YG Entertainment Opens Audition for Talents


Korea entertainment agency, YG entertainment, which manages groups such as Big Bang and 2NE1, singers Se7en and Gummy, actresses Goo Hye Sun and Kang Hye Jung etc, has set up open audition after 6 years. The open audition is looking in for talents as singers, actors / actresses and producers. The open audition site (http://www.yg-audition.com/) is just set up. This time round, the audition will be extended to L.A and New York as well.

The online audition application will start from May 17 to June 22 2010 (L.A and New York) and May 17 to July 8 2010 in Seoul. Once being shortlisted, you will be able to move on the second round of audition (Please refer to above for details).

You can also check more information via YG audition me2day site (http://me2day.net/yg_audition) or twitter site (http://twitter.com/yg_audition).

(credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)

Good luck to all~! YG Family FIGHTING~! <33333 ^^

Korea Buzz – G Dragon in Personal Style Fashion

Recently, there are some photos of G Dragon being circulated around Korea portal sites. Korea netizens are commenting on G Dragon’s own personal fashion styling. Many had praised him for being charming in his own fashion. G Dragon is known for being a fashionista in the pop entertainment industry. Do you like his fashion? ^^

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Gongjunim’s two favourite fashion styles of G Dragon among all:

More of fashion styles of G Dragon:

Admires G Dragon’s daring fashionista styles~! ^^

Korean CF – Big Bang in CYON “Lollipop2”

Gongjunim simply love the fashion of Big Bang in their latest CF “Lollipop2”! The candy funky style definitely matches well with Big Bang! ^^ Cyon Lollipop2 handphone looks so sweet and a must-have~!! The external lighting will make all princess girls go “wow”! ^^

Let’s catch their CF behind the scenes (Director’s cut) and the 30 seconds CF~!

Big Bang in CYON “Lollipop2” – Director’s Cut:

Big Bang CYON “Lollipop2” CF: 

LOVES <33333 ^^

videos credit: taijizero2

Korea Buzz – Goo Hye Sun Donates Own Clothes to Charity Bazaar

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(Translated from bnt뉴스) Actress-turned-director Goo Hye Sun has spread the message of love through “Celebrities’ Love Charity Bazaar”.

“Celebrities’ Love Charity Bazaar” is organized for commemorating bntnews japan open and the purpose of supporting and aiding low-income children in their education after their school admission.

Goo Hye Sun has also joined in a campaign for helping visually impaired children and stepped in in helping those less fortunate. Recently, she has also secretly visited a disabled children medical center and participated in their volunteer activities. She was like a guardian angel to the children.

In particular, at the charity bazaar, Goo Hye Sun donated her own trademark red coat. This red coat which Goo Hye Sun wore gave out a cute and sporty image. This red coat is also among the variety of designs which Goo Hye Sun wore during the drama “Boys over Flowers” and it has caught the attention of many netizens.

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And also, the artistes who are participating in the charity bazaar include Big Bang, 2NE1, 4minute, SS501, KARA, Son Ho Young, WheeSung, Ji Sung and many other celebrities. The sales proceeds of the auction will be donated in full to low-income children in aiding their education after their admission to school.

This event which is organized by bntnews will officially start from November 20 to November 26 at Hyundai Department Store.

(translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)

Others auction items from celebrities:

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Korea Fashion – Big Bang in NII F/W 2009 Fashion Pictorial

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(Translated from 뉴스엔) Big Bang are the models for premium casual brand NII F/W 2009 ad cut. NII’s 2009 Fall season concept is focused on high traditional style. You can feel the vibrant mix brought by Big Bang through the clothes.

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More pictures of Big Bang in NII F/W 2009 Fashion Pictorial:  

Korea Buzz – The 6th Asia Song Festival 2009 in Seoul

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(Translated from 프런티어타임스) The second lineup for 6th Asia Song Festival 2009 has been finalized on 11th August.

It has been announced by International Cultural Industry Foundation of Korea on 11th August that YG Entertainment’s Big Bang and new glamour rookie group 2NE1 will be participating in this event. The updated confirmed performing artistes list include Japan’s popular group V6 and Hong Kong’s popular star Ekin Cheng. Together with Big Bang and 2NE1, So Nyeo Shi Dae and Super Junior will also be representing Korea to perform in this event.

Asia Song Festival is a free concert where tickets are sponsored by International Cultural Industry Foundation. To reserve free tickets, you can go to Asia Song Festival official website (www.asf.or.kr) from 21st August onwards and follow the simple procedure stated. More information on the second lineup will also be released on that day.

The 6th Asia Song Festival will be held on 19th September 2009 at 6pm in Seoul Sangam World Cup Stadium.

(translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)

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Catch “6th Asia Song Festival” in Seoul! Do not miss it! ^^

Korea Music – G Dragon’s Solo Album “Heartbreaker” Concept Photos Released

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(Translated from 뉴스엔) Big Bang’s G Dragon first solo album “Heartbreaker” concept photos were released to the public today.

During each album release, G Dragon will always challenge daring fashionista styles such as pony-hair style, mohigan etc. For his first solo album which is going to be released on coming 18th August, he took on the fashion concept of blond hair style.

In the solo album photos, G Dragon’s blond hair and strong makeup of his eyes have captured many fans’ attention. His bloodless lips and inexpressive face are also stunning.

G Dragon’s agency YG Entertainment said, “G Dragon has joined our company since he was 13 years old. During this period, other than being Big Bang’s member, he also took on the role of producer and produced many hit songs. After 10 years, he is going to release his first solo album.” “In his first solo album, there will be a total of 10 songs which song styles are not shown in Big Bang during this period. G Dragon’s musical talents are all well represented inside.”

During this period, YG Entertainment head, Yang Hyun Suk, is also involved in the co-production together with G Dragon for his solo album. In addition, YG’s producer Teddy and other composers from Sweden, Japan and America also joined in for the album co-production and all had a fun collaboration.

(translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)

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Other than G Dragon’s solo album concept photos, 3 of his songs (30 secs preview) are also released earlier. They are “Heartbreaker”, “Butterfly” and “소년이여 (Boy)”. 

Video audio preview of “Heartbreaker“, “Butterfly” and “소년이여 (Boy)”

Video audio preview of “Wussup” is also released (via Mnet 2NE1 TV) yesterday:

G Dragon’s music + fashion styles are really impressive!
Looking forward to 18th August! ^^

Korea Buzz – “2009 Mnet 20’s Choice” Event

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(Translated from bntnews.co.kr) “2009 Mnet 20’s Choice” event has come to the third year. The 20 awards categories and nominees list are released through Mnet Wide Entertainment News yesterday (5th August).

“2009 Mnet 20’s Choice” will be held on 28th August. This event is being held to grace the choices of the 20s generation on their true trend / cultural setter icons. The event highlights include awards ceremony, blue carpet ceremony and exceptional perfomances. Some of the awards are freshly introduced this year.

The final results will be based on 50% from survey ratings from the 20s generation and 50% on the polling outcome. “2009 Mnet 20’s Choice” will be held live from 5pm to 10pm at Jamsil Indoor Stadium on 28th August.

Let’s take a look at the list of 20 awards categories and the respective nominees:

▲HOT Drama Star (Male)▲
Kim Bum – Boys Over Flowers
Kim Hyun Joong – Boys Over Flowers
Yoon Sang Hyun – Queen of Housewives
Lee Min Ho – Boys Over Flowers
Lee Seung Gi – Brilliant Legacy

▲HOT Drama Star (Female)▲
Go Hyun Jung – Queen Seonduk
Goo Hye Sun – Boys Over Flowers
Kim Nam Joo – Queen of Housewives
Jang Seo Hee – Temptations of Wives
Han Hyo Joo – Brilliant Legacy

HOT Movie Star (Male)
Kang Ji Hwan – My Girlfriend is an Agent
Kim Yoon Suk – Turtle Runs
Wonbin – Mother
Jo In Sung – Frozen Flower
Ha Jung Woo – Country Representative

HOT Movie Star (Female)
Park Bo Young – Speedy Scandal
Kim Ock Bin – Thirst
Kim Ha Neul – My Girlfriend is an Agent
Uhm Jung Hwa – Insadong Scandal
Ha Ji Won – Hawoondae

HOT CF Star
Kwak Min Seok – Minsuk Look
Kim Yuna – Ssing Ssing Ssing
Big Bang & 2NE1 – Lollipop
Lee Min Ho – Donut
Gal Mae Gi – Expert

HOT New Star
2NE1
Kim So Eun
Wan Suk Hyun
Lee Min Ho
Jang Ki Ha & Faces

HOT Variety Star
Gil
Kim Tae Won
Nicole
Sunwoo Yongnyuh
Lee Ha Neul

HOT Character
Shin Aeri – Kim Suh Young
Dressing Room’s Teacher Kang – Kang Yoomi, Anh Youngmi, Jung Kyungmi, Kim Kyungah
Taebong– Yoon Sang Hyun
Sup Sup Brothers – Eun Ji Won & MC Mong
Goo Joon Pyo – Lee Min Ho

HOT Multitainer
Kim Hyun Joong
Dae Sung
Yoona
Lee Seung Gi
Lee Hyori

HOT Sports Star
Kim Yuna
Kim Yo Han
Park Ji Sung
Park Tae Hwan
Bong Joong Geun

HOT Body
Park Jae Bum
Son Dam Bi
Shin Min Ah
Lee Hyori
Jessica Gomes

HOT Style Icon
Kim Yuna
Seo In Young
Son Dam Bi
Lee Hyori
G-Dragon

HOT Fashionista
Kim Nam Joo
Kim Min Hee
Shin Min Ah
Yoo Eun Hye
Jang Geun Suk

▲HOT Girl Group Style*
Leggings
Marine Look
Vivid Color
Cyborg Sunglasses
Hot Pants

HOT On-line Song
2NE1 – Fire
Davichi – 8282
So Nyeo Shi Dae – Gee
Super Junior – Sorry Sorry
8eight – Without a Heart

HOT Performance
2NE1
2PM
So Nyeo Shi Dae
Super Junior
Son Dam Bi

HOT Boom Up Song
Super Man – Speedy Scandal
Ssing Ssing Ssing – Kim Yuna
Perhaps That – Park Bo Young
As Years Pass – Song Seung Hun
Never Ending Story – Yoon Sang Hyun

HOT Couple
Kim Young Joon & Hwang Jung Eum
Noh Hong Chul & Jang Yoon Jung
Se7en & Park Han Byul
Jun Jin & Lee Si Young
Tablo & Kang Hye Jung

HOT Mr. Beauty
Kim Bum
Kim Hyun Joong
Nichkhun
Yoo Seung Ho
Yoon Sang Hyun

HOT Summer Heat Popularity Award
2NE1
2PM
Lee Min Ho
Lee Seung Gi
MC Mong

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You can go to http://choice.mnet.com/2009/AwardVote/AwardVote.asp to make your vote today!

(source: bntnews.co.kr, translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)