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New Crush Track 'Don't Forget' Featuring Taeyeon Achieves All-Kill For 3 Days Straight

New Crush Track 'Don't Forget' Featuring Taeyeon Tops Charts For 3 Days Straight

Music Show / Music Chart 01.24.16 | 01:35PM EST

Despite heavy competition from Suzy and Baekyun's collaboration, "Don't Forget" has been dominating online music charts for the past few days.

SM Entertainment Enters Restaurant Business With Plans To Grow Chain

SM Entertainment Enters Restaurant Business With Plans To Grow Internationally

Hot Issues 01.23.16 | 07:35PM EST

Fans will be able to eat amongst holograms of SM Entertainment artists.

JYP To Halt  Activities In China Due To Tzuyu Controversy

TWICE's Tzuyu Sees Increase In Popularity And Earnings Following Flag Controversy

Hot Issues 01.23.16 | 07:26PM EST

Chou Tzuyu was previously regarded as an anti-Chinese supporter of Taiwanese Independence and became media fodder.

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G-Dragon, Taeyang Invest In YG Entertainment Brands

Hot Issues 01.23.16 | 07:38PM EST

The two Big Bang members invested more than $2 million USD combined in YG subsidiary companies.

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Red Velvet Outshine Girls' Generation On Gaon List Of Most Downloaded K-Pop Girl Groups In 2015

Music Show / Music Chart 01.21.16 | 11:34AM EST

The SM Entertainment girl group's songs were the most overall downloaded when compared to their peers.

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2PM's Chinese Activities May Be Canceled Due To Tzuyu's Scandal: Is This The Reality Of K-Pop In China?

Scandals 01.15.16 | 01:27PM EST

2PM may be experiencing the backlash from Tzuyu's Taiwanese nationalism scandal. Incidents like this could continue in the future as Korean entertainment aggressively pursues the Chinese market.

Shinsadong Tiger Signed as LOEN Label Representative

Chinese Entertainment Agencies Call On Big Name K-Pop Composers

Hot Issues 01.14.16 | 12:09PM EST

The Korean and Chinese entertainment industries establish further crossover potential as the latter signs on top K-pop composers.

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Korean Record Labels Diversify Business Practices As Growth Rate Slows

Trends 01.13.16 | 11:41AM EST

Korean music companies are looking to other industries for new revenue.

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Korean Police Officers Perform Dance Routine To Big Bang's 'Bang Bang Bang'

Trends 01.12.16 | 11:33AM EST

Korean police grooved to the popular boy group's catchy anthem in a fantastic dance cover video.

Kakao Moves To Acquire Loen Entertainment & MeLon

Kakao Moves To Buy South Korea's Largest Music Streaming Service For $1.6 Billion USD

Hot Issues 01.11.16 | 10:49AM EST

Kakao will acquire a majority share in Loen Entertainment-run MelOn Music.

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Another DSP Media Group Lineup In Peril As Sungmin Leaves A-JAX

Trends 01.10.16 | 03:11PM EST

The group's main vocalist will be departing from the group to pursue a rapping career.

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Zion.T Lands Top 2 Spots On Mnet's 2015 Song Ranking

Hot Issues 01.08.16 | 11:48AM EST

The R&B artist made big waves in 2015 with "Eat," "Yanghwa Bridge" and "Just."

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South Korean Entertainment Powerhouse CJ E&M Acquires Hip-Hop Label AOMG

Hot Issues 01.06.16 | 11:34AM EST

The agency is currently run by Simon Dominic and Jay Park, who recently took to Twitter to put fans' minds at ease.

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Red Velvet, BTOB Top Student Poll Of Most Desired K-Pop Idol Classmates

Hot Issues 01.06.16 | 12:23PM EST

The most desired male group took up nearly three-quarters of the total vote.

Corea Image Communication Institute Names Psy Biggest Star Of 2015

Corea Image Communication Institute Names Psy Biggest Star Of 2015 For Worldwide 'Daddy' Success

Concert / Event 01.06.16 | 11:24AM EST

The K-pop icon also received the award in 2013 with his worldwide viral hit "Gangnam Style."

2NE1 Reunite At MAMA 2015

Multiple K-Pop Idol Groups Set To Be Shaken Up In 2016 As Members Face Contract Expirations, Military Enlistment

Trends 01.06.16 | 10:52AM EST

BEAST, KARA, 2NE1, and several other groups all are set to see changes thanks to contract expirations in 2015.

Wonder Girls Held a Comeback Showcase [Talk]

Girl Groups Dominate Top 3 Albums Of 2015 According To Billboard

Trends 01.05.16 | 11:44AM EST

Three K-pop girl groups came out on top of 2015.

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'Family Guy' Features K-Dramas, SISTAR And HyunA In Recent Episode

Trends 01.04.16 | 09:12AM EST

The episode satirized Korean pop culture including music and television dramas.

F(x)'s Victoria and EXO's Lay Included In Top 10 Most Searched Weibo Stars In China

f(x)'s Victoria And EXO's Lay Included In Top 10 Most Searched Weibo Stars In China

Trends 01.02.16 | 11:07PM EST

The two stars were searched a combined 160 million times in 2015.

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'The Red' By Red Velvet Tops Our Editor's Picks For The 5 Best K-Pop Albums Of 2015

Trends 12.30.15 | 09:10PM EST

There was nothing in 2015 quite like the near hallucinogenic high-energy pop of Red Velvet's "The Red," our editor's pick for the best K-pop album of 2015.

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EXO And Big Bang Conquer Physical, Digital K-Pop Album Charts For 2015

Music Show / Music Chart 12.30.15 | 09:39AM EST

The two male idol groups dominated Gaon Chart's music sales this year.

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