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 

Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) 2011 in Singapore

Dear all readers,

Annyeong~!! It has been a long time since I have last blogged due to busy work~ My sincere apologies~!!

Anyway, I have a very good news to share~ I guessed by now almost all Kpop fans have come to know that Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) 2011 is going to be held in Singapore Indoor Stadium on coming 29 November (Tuesday).

For this year, there will be a number of dazzling stars namely from Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore etc who will be gracing this annual Kpop mega awards event. As up to date (of 19 November 2011), the confirmed Korean artiste attendees (award presenters) are Lee Byung Hun, Song Seung Hun, Go Soo, Song Joong Ki, Park Si Hoo, Ji Sung, Oh Ji Ho, Kim Soo Hyun, Bae Soo-bin, Kim Sung Soo, Kim Hee Sun, Han Chae Young, Han Hyo Joo, Yoon Eun Hye, Kim Min Hee, Nam Gyuri, Park Si Yeon, Kang Sora, Yoon Seung Ah. As for the Korean artiste performers, they include Super Junior, Girls’ Generation, 2NE1, Kim Hyun Joong, Miss A, BEAST, Hyuna. And more to unveil soon~! 

A special exclusive Thank You treat for foreigners who are attending MAMA 2011 in Singapore~!

We’ll require 100 respondents (Foreigners who are coming to Singapore to attend MAMA 2011) to complete a short survey and you’ll get to collect a free token MAMA gift. Only foreigners (except Singaporeans) are eligible to take part in this short survey. Please take note that only the first 100 foreign respondents who completed this survey will be able to receive the free token gift. More details will be revealed shortly later (Please be patient as more confirmation will be needed).

If you are a foreigner who is attending MAMA 2011 in Singapore, please kindly drop your particulars (Name, Age, Nationality, Email address) by commenting below~! Or if you have any overseas friends who are coming to Singapore for the awards event, please spread to them too~! Looking forward to participation from Kpop fans all around the globe~! ^^

Latest Update (as at 23 November):
As Gongjunim (me) will not be aliasing further for this survey project, all foreign respondents who have left their personal particulars here will have to wait for the survey confirmation from the respective personnel.

Once again, thank you for reading and hope all of you will have an enjoyable time at MAMA 2011~! ^^

You can check out more details on MAMA 2011 via their official Facebook page here.

(MAMA 2011 is jointly produced by Mnet and Mediacorp Vizpro International.)

Korea Buzz – Idols Full Force at “Love Korea Dream Concert 2010”

(Translated from 마이데일리) “Love Korea Dream Concert 2010” is held at 7pm (KRT) on today (May 22) at Seoul World Cup Stadium. The emcees for the concert are Kim Hee Chul (Super Junior), Shin Se Kyung and TaecYeon (2PM). Many idols such as Rain, Lee Hyori, Wonder Girls, So Nyeo Shi Dae, SS501, Super Junior, 2PM, SHINee, KARA, UKiss, Beast, Child of Empire, T-ara, 4minute, After School, f(x), Davichi, CN Blue, F.Cuz, MBLAQ, Rainbow, Beast etc attended and performed at the event.

“Love Korea Dream Concert 2010” will be broadcasted on May 23 at 4pm (KRT) via SBS.

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Fans’ full dazzling support:

SS501 on performance stage:

More artistes’ photos at “Love Korea Dream Concert 2010”: 

What a great concert show~! <33333 ^^

Korea Buzz – Lee Seung Gi and Lee Teuk in Soccer Attire

(Translated from 스포츠코리아) “2010 Hyundai Sonata K-League” match between Suwon SamSung and DaeJeon Citizen took place today (May 5) afternoon at Suwon World Cup Stadium. Super Junior’s Lee Teuk and Lee Seung Gi are being led out and walking to the stadium ground after the Children Day half-time event ends.

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Seung Gi with his perfect smile:

Seung Gi’s priceless face expression ^^:

More photos of Lee Teuk and Lee Seung Gi at the Children Day event:

Both looked so cool~! <33333 ^^ Congrats to Lee Teuk for winning the ball rolling game! Lee Seung Gi is Jjang too~!
Happy Children Day to all Korean children~! ^^

Korea Buzz – Love Korea “2010 Dream Concert” Tickets Go on Sale Exclusively at GMarket

(Translated from 헤럴드경제 & ) The tickets for Love Korea “2010 Dream Concert” will go on sale exclusively at GMarket (www.gmarket.co.kr) from April 22th to May 20th.

The concert will be held on coming May 22th at 7pm in Seoul World Cup Stadium. There are more than 20 groups of artistes who will be attending this concert and they include Rain, Lee Hyori, Wonder Girls, So Nyeo Shi Dae, SS501, Super Junior, 2PM, SHINee, KARA, UKiss, Child of Empire, T-ara, 4Minute, After School, F(x), Davichi, C.N Blue, F.Cuz, MBLAQ, Rainbow, BEAST etc.

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Love Korea “2010 Dream Concert” official website, please click here.
Fighting~! <333333 ^^

Korea Buzz – Kim Hyun Joong Voted No. 1 by Taiwan Netizens

(Translated from 아시아투데이) Kim Hyun Joong’s popularity is on wide spread through his role “Jihoon Sunbae” in Taiwan.

According to Yahoo!Korea on November 30, Kim Hyun Joong is leading at 1st position with overwhelming votes from Taiwan netizens for “Asia Category” in “2009 Yahoo! Asia Buzz Awards”.

“2009 Yahoo! Asia Buzz Awards” is an awards ceremony brought together by Yahoo!Korea, Yahoo!Taiwan and Yahoo!Hongkong in which top stars are being selected for their popularity.

At “Asia Popular Star” category, candidates including SS501, Super Junior, Goo Hye Sun and Lee Jun Ki are at top 10 positions and it shows Hallyu wave is taking Taiwan strongly. 

“Boys over Flowers” drama which is aired earlier on this year has gained high popularity in Taiwan. After Kim Hyun Joong who is ranked at 1st position, Goo Hye Sun is ranked at 6th position, Lee Min Ho at 11th position and Kim Bum at 22th position. Kim Hyun Joong’s group SS501 is also ranked at 2nd position.

After SS501, Super Junior is ranked at 4th position. Actor Lee Jun Ki and actress Yoon Eun Hye who are gaining popularity in Taiwan are ranked at 8th and 9th position respectively.

Super Junior is ranked at 5th position by netizens for Asia category in Yahoo!Hongkong and this shows their popularity across Taiwan and Hongkong.

In addition, the voting for each country’s best star will continue till December 4. The awards ceremony will be held at Hongkong on December 14.

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Korea Buzz – Kim Hyun Joong Leading in Votes at “2009 Style Icon Awards”

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(Translated from 조선일보) “Cyon and New Chocolate” presents [2009 Style Icon Awards], had a intense voting situation between netizens last weekend.

As there are still remaining 2 weeks to the awards ceremony on 11th November, fans are competing strongly for their favourite star for the place of “Best Popular Icon” in [2009 Style Icon Awards].

In fact, up to last week, the place of 1st and 2nd went to “Boys over Flowers” male leads, Kim Hyun Joong and Lee Min Ho respectively. However, due to the massive voting from Super Junior’s fanclub, Lee Min Ho is being pulled down to the 3rd place. Super Junior now takes in the 2nd place and is currently behind Kim Hyun Joong. Up to 26th October, Kim Hyun Joong is at 1st place with over 60000 votes and Super Junior at 2nd place with over 20000 votes. Lee Min Ho is at 3rd place and G-Dragon is at 4th place.

Voting Results up to 26th October for [Best Popular Icon]:

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1st: Kim Hyun Joong
2nd: Super Junior
3rd: Lee Min Ho
4th: G-Dragon
5th: SS501
6th: Lee Seung Gi
7th: Goo Hye Sun
8th: So Nyeo Shi Dae
9th: Brown Eyed Girls
10th: 2PM

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