Even before their official debut arrives, 11-member K-pop group X1 is already making ripples in the scene! According to Billboard’s weekly charts dated August 13, the project boy band -- with members coming from the Mnet survival show-cum-talent search Produce X 101 -- has taken the No. 6 spot on the music magazine’s Social 50 chart.
K-pop collective SEVENTEEN is all-set to give Carats the time of their lives as they are slated to unveil a new album soon after their chart-topping song “Hit” was released earlier this month. In a surprise announcement, their agency Pledis Entertainment revealed that the group will drop a new full-length effort this September 16.
Kim Taehyung, more known as V of the K-pop powerhouse BTS, recently surprised fans with the release of a new song and music video that showcases his artistic side. Last August 10 at midnight, V dropped “Winter Bear” — a soft pop-rock piece that muses about how someone you dearly love has that power to make everything alright.
No, it isn't a dream — South Korean pop ensemble The Boyz will be returning to the music scene this month with a brand-new record! As announced on their social media accounts on August 9, they will be releasing their fourth EP called “DreamLike” on the 19th.
Two years after Wanna One was formed as a project boy band composed of Produce 101 Season 2 contenders, 9 out 11 members gathered to commemorate their anniversary. The reunion was attended by Kim Jae Hwan, Bae Jin Young, Park Ji Hoon, Hwang Min Hyun, Lee Dae Hwi, Ong Seong Wu, Ha Sung Woon, Park Woo Jin, and Lai Kuan Lin — who flew all the away from China to join the occasion.
SHINee’s Taemin, EXO’s Kai and Baekhyun, NCT's Taeyong and Mark, and WayV's Lucas and Ten in one group? Count us in!
Former JBJ member Kwon Hyun Bin is debuting as a soloist. And to start fresh, he will be using a new stage name, “VIINI.” VIINI, who also made waves in the K-pop scene as a contender of the talent search Produce 101 Season 2, will launch his first EP called “Dimension” on August 19.
Monsta X is all geared up to wave the K-pop flag high and proud at this year’s Teen Choice Awards! As announced on the South Korean boy group’s Twitter account, the septet — composed of Shownu, Wonho, Minhyuk, Kihyun, Joohoney, I.M., and Hyungwon — has been confirmed to not only attend the said awarding ceremony but also become the first act from the country to ever perform on its stage.
Woollim Entertainment has officially launched the newest girl group in town, Rocket Punch! Composed of Juri, YeonHee, SuYun, YunKyoung, SoHee, and Dahyun, the six-piece K-pop upstart unveiled their debut song called “Bim Bam Bum.”
South Korean pop-rock troupe The Rose is all set to return to the music scene with their newest offering, “Red,” arriving this month. Last August 6, The Rose teased about their comeback and shared a group photo and a timeline detailing the promotions they will do ahead of “Red”’s release on the 13th
If you’re still looking for that perfect summer anthem, Oh My Girl’s comeback single might just serve you the jam you’ve been wanting to hear! Last August 5, the seven-piece K-pop ensemble dropped their latest offering “Fall In Love,” fronted by its uber-engaging titular song, “BUNGEE (Fall In Love).”
G-Dragon wears many hats. He is an exciting singer, an excellent songwriter, an innovative producer, a popular fashion icon, and now, a visual artist. The BIGBANG leader kicked off the month of August with the opening of his first-ever art exhibition called “Untitled, 2017” in Taipei, Taiwan.
S.Coups, Jeonghan, Joshua, Jun, Hoshi, Wonwoo, Woozi, The8, Mingyu, DK, Seungkwan, Vernon, and Dino — the boys of K-pop powerhouse SEVENTEEN are back with a new infectious track! On August 5, the 13-member boy group dropped their latest song called “Hit.”
Now on its 20th year, the JTBC Seoul Marathon is getting bigger than ever. And this 2019, the people behind this annual footrace have tapped K-pop star Chung Ha to help boost anticipation for the event.
Hallyu stars YoonA and Jo Jung Suk’s first-ever movie team-up proved to be a huge hit! According to the Korean Film Council, their disaster-comedy film “E.X.I.T.” topped the local box office on the week of its release.
Record label Source Music, home to girl group GFRIEND, is now a subsidiary of Big Hit Entertainment — the agency behind K-pop superstars BTS and monster rookie group TXT. In a statement, Big Hit said that the driving force behind them acquiring the company is their “shared philosophy” when it comes to managing and promoting their artists.
Tiffany Young -- who just turned 30 last August 1 -- showed that her talent and beauty is far from waning with the release of her newest single called “Magnetic Moon.” The hooking lo-fi pop tune dropped midnight after her birthday, aptly capping off a celebration with a musical track that showcases not only her glamorous vocals but also her songwriting and composing chops.
K-pop octet ATEEZ — composed of Hongjoong, Seonghwa, Yunho, Yeosang, San, Mingi, Wooyoung, and Jongho — has once again put their musical and dancing chops on the spotlight as they released the performance version of their “Aurora” music video. The melodious song is part of their latest EP, “Treasure EP.3: One to All.”