Articles by Mickey Jamias

Mickey is a writer and digital content creator based in Manila. He is a co-founder of ZAVI App. He has also been bitten by the K-Pop fashion bug - follow him on Instagram @mickjami.

Gye Eun Sook

'80s Singer Gye Eun Sook Reportedly Sentenced To 18 Months In Jail For Drugs, Fraud

11.21.15 | 05:53PM EST

The veteran singer has reportedly been sentenced to serve 18 months in jail after being found guilty of habitual drug use and fraud.

Ulala Session

Ulala Session To Return With New Members Following Leader's 2013 Death

11.21.15 | 05:55PM EST

Ulala Session will be staging a comeback in 2016 as a re-organized five-member group, adding two new members.

SM Town Coexartium

SM Entertainment Takes The Next Step In Hallyu Tourism With New K-Pop Complex

11.21.15 | 05:14PM EST

SMTOWN@coexartium is a theme park filled with squeal-worthy sights drawing in K-Pop fans from around the world.

XIA Junsu

Prosecution Throws Out Fraud Cases Against JYJ Member Kim Junsu

11.20.15 | 10:47AM EST

The prosecutor found that he was falsely accused of non-payment by two construction companies that worked on his Toscana Hotel project.

Park Jin Young Attends JYP's New Girl Group 'SIXTEEN' Press Conference

Park Jin Young Is Highest Paid Korean Musician In Music Royalties In 2014

11.17.15 | 10:13AM EST

Who earned $1.7 million in music royalties last year? That would be the prolific composer and producer Park Jin Young or simply JYP.


Big Labels Push For Diversity With Indie Artists

11.17.15 | 10:35AM EST

The likes of CJ E&M and YG Entertainment are beginning to invest heavily in hip-hop singers and indie bands.

EXO members at MAMA 2014

Naver's V App To Send 50 Users To 2015 Mnet Asian Music Awards Ceremony In Hong Kong

11.16.15 | 11:10AM EST

The livestreaming app will provide the round-trip airfare and MAMA 2015 event ticket for each of the 50 contest winners.


EXO Draw 300,000 Fans To 3-City EXO'luXion Tour In Japan

11.16.15 | 11:02AM EST

EXO brought their tour to Japan and in the past two weeks visited three cities, performed in eight concert days and wowed 300,000 Japanese fans.

Girls' Generation[SNSD] Yoona at a Press Conference of OnStyle Channel SNSD

Yoona Cast Opposite Hyun Bin In New Action Flick 'Cooperation'

11.16.15 | 12:48PM EST

Girls’ Generation singer-actress Im Yoona will be appearing with top star Hyun Bin in an upcoming action movie.

Damien Rice

Irish Singer-Songwriter Damien Rice Heads Back To South Korea For Concerts In Seoul, Busan

11.16.15 | 09:35AM EST

Irish singer-songwriter Damien Rice will be making his fourth trip back to Seoul, adding a Busan concert this year alongside his Seoul one.

MBLAQ(Seungho)'s 5th Album 'SEXY BEAT' Show Case - June 4, 2013

MBLAQ's Seungho To Make Big Screen Debut In Musical Film 'Rock 'n' Roll Grandpa'

11.16.15 | 09:37AM EST

Seungho will play the role of an ambitious 20-year-old-man who pursues his big dreams in the musical film scheduled to release in October 2016.

Lim Hyung Joo

Lim Hyung Joo Becomes 1st Korean Professor At Arts College In Rome

11.16.15 | 09:40AM EST

Lim will be serving as a professor at the vocal music department of Civica Scuola delle Arti di Roma, a first for a Korean.

heo young saeng

Former SS501 Manager Charged With Embezzlement

11.14.15 | 11:56PM EST

A former manager of SS5O1 main vocalist Heo Young Saeng is facing charges of embezzlement for allegedly siphoning more than $73,000 from artist profits.


145,000 Japanese Fans Flock To EXO's 3 Tokyo Dome Concerts Over The Weekend

11.11.15 | 11:04AM EST

Next, EXO will storm the Osaka Dome for three days from November 13 to 15 where they should draw in thousands of fans as well.

AOA's Seolhyun

AOA's Seolhyun Pairs Up With Lee Min Ho As New Face Of Korean Tourism

11.10.15 | 10:34AM EST

Seolhyun has been chosen as the female counterpart of top actor Lee Min Ho in becoming the face of Korean tourism in ads and other promotions.

Kris Wu, former member of EXO

Former EXO Member Kris Wu Named Most Influential Male In Asia

11.10.15 | 09:42AM EST

Kris was voted the most influential male in Asia at the 2015 Asian Influence Awards, beating his former EXO band mates Luhan, Tao and Lay, among other celebrities.

 A.CIAN [Ouch] at SBS MTV The Show : All about K-POP Season 4

A.cian's Lo-J Reportedly Leaves Group, New Member To Be Added For 2016 Comeback

11.10.15 | 09:31AM EST

The pop group's leader has officially gone his separate way due to his wish to leave the celebrity limelight.


JYP Entertainment Artists Decide Against Taking College Entrance Exams

11.07.15 | 10:28PM EST

15& duo Yerin and Jimin, and TWICE's Jihyo will be skipping the college entrance exams this year to focus on their idol careers.


SECRET To Perform At Asian Television Awards Next Month

11.07.15 | 10:25PM EST

K-Pop girl group SECRET will be headlining the live show at the 20th Asian Television Awards this December 3.


Fans Gush Over 2NE1's Dara’s New Pink Highlights

11.05.15 | 12:21PM EST

2NE1 member Sandara Park added new streaks of light pink highlights in her hair, prompting praises from her legions of Instagram fans.


2NE1's CL Teases Special Project With Maybelline And Elle Korea

11.05.15 | 10:59AM EST

2NE1’s CL is teaming up with makeup and cosmetics brand Maybelline as well as Elle Korea magazine for a 'special project.'


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