Korea Music – Gray Paper by Yesung (That Winter, The Wind Blows OST Part 1)

Yet another touching song performed by Yesung (of Super Junior)! The song titled “먹지” (Gray paper) is a new song released in [That Winter, The Wind Blows] drama OST Part 1.  [That Winter, The Wind Blows] drama is penned by famous writer Noh Hee Kyung. The main drama cast include Jo In Sung, Song Hye Kyo, Kim Bum and Jung Eun Ji.

Yesung performed this song at SBS Inkigayo programme today and received many well responses! Let’s enjoy the sentimental and charming vocals of Yesung~!


Video credit: NaySyu ys 

Korea Buzz – Goo Hye Sun Surprise Confession, “My Life Mentor is Jo In Sung”

(Translated from 리뷰스타) Other than being an actress but also vigorously actively in various fields as movie director, artist, composer, writer etc, Goo Hye Sun has surprisedly confessed, “My life mentor is Jo In Sung.”

Recently, Goo Hye Sun took part in the recording for tvN talk show “Taxi” and has revealed on her life’s mentor and shared a talk frankly with MC Lee Young Ja and Gong Hyung Jin.

On that day, when being asked by Lee Young Ja, “Who is your life mentor?” and Goo Hye Sun has surprisedly confessed by saying, “It’s senior actor Jo In Sung.” After that, Goo Hye Sun said, “I have a tendency to meet up with Joo In Sung who is currently serving miltary services.”, disclosing their close relationship.

Having been models together for a bakery brand for 2 years, Goo Hye Sun commented on Jo In Sung as “A really good senior.” and she said, “I shown him the scenario which I have prepared for my movie and he gave me many advice and also gave me encouragement.” While saying on “Selecting my senior as my mentor”, it has made her felt embarrassed and it shown her heart-to-heart talk on it.

Goo Hye Sun said, “If there is a chance, I have a thought to work together with Ahn Sung Ki and Park Joong Hoon in a production work.”

In the meanwhile, you can catch Goo Hye Sun at tvN talk show “Taxi” on June 3 at midnight 12am.

 (translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)

Can’t wait to watch~! Exciting~! ^^

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


(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

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
Kim So Eun
Wan Suk Hyun
Lee Min Ho
Jang Ki Ha & Faces

HOT Variety Star
Kim Tae Won
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
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

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

▲HOT Girl Group Style*
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
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
Yoo Seung Ho
Yoon Sang Hyun

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


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)

Korea Buzz – Kim Hyun Joong is Number 1 in “The Male Artiste Who I Want To Receive A Kiss From” Survey


(Translated from Review Star) Kim Hyun Joong is crowned number 1 for the online survey “The Male Artiste Who I Want To Receive A Kiss From“.

This survey is conducted in the month of  May by a renowned jewellery brand Stylus by Golden Dew for their upcoming “Kissing Day”.

Kim Hyun Joong is at number 1 position with 34% votes. After him is Lee Min Ho with 32% votes.  Though there is a slight difference of 2% in votes between them, both of them have received overwhelming popularity due to “Boys over Flowers” drama.

At 3rd position is Song Seung Hun with 15% votes, 4th position Jo In Sung with 13% votes and 5th position Lee Seung Gi with 6% votes.

In the meanwhile, Kim Hyun Joong and his SS501 members are planning for their Asia tour concert in the second half of the year.

(translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)