CULTURE

CULTURE

‘SNL Korea’ tops TV chart with Wanna One’s guest appearance

SEOUL, Aug. 22 (Yonhap) -- Weekend comedy show "SNL Korea" climbed to the top of a benchmark TV index, backed by the guest appearance...

EXO’s repackaged album tops Gaon chart for two consecutive weeks

SEOUL, Sept. 21 (Yonhap) -- Boy band EXO's latest record "The War: The Power of Music" has dominated the Gaon album chart for its...

Caper film “The Swindlers” promises humor, twists and thrills

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Yonhap) -- New South Korean caper movie "The Swindlers" will deliver crowd-pleasing humor coupled with a fast-moving plot filled...

BTS’ ‘Blood Sweat & Tears’ tops 200 mln YouTube views

SEOUL, Oct. 30 (Yonhap) -- K-pop group BTS' "Blood Sweat & Tears" music video has garnered over 200 million views on YouTube, its management...

Wanna One’s agency to take legal action over online bullying

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- K-pop entertainment agency C9 said Thursday it will take legal action over vicious and sexual online comments made towards...

Red Velvet to hold first concert next month

SEOUL, July 5 (Yonhap) -- South Korean K-pop group Red Velvet is to hold its first solo concert in August, its management agency said...

South Korean director Kim Dae-hwan wins new director award at Locarno

SEOUL, Aug. 14 (Yonhap) -- South Korean director Kim Dae-hwan has received the rookie director award for "The First Lap" at the 70th Locaro...

‘Idol School’ soars to top of TV popularity index

SEOUL, July 25 (Yonhap) -- "Idol School," Mnet's new idol trainee competition show, debuted at the top of a benchmark TV popularity index, data...

(2nd LD) BIGBANG’s T.O.P hospitalized for drug overdose

(ATTN: UPDATES paras 2-5 with police explanation) SEOUL, June 6 (Yonhap) -- Popular South Korean singer and actor T.O.P of boy band BIGBANG has been...

S. Korean band Hyukoh announces N. American tour

SEOUL, Sept. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean indie rock sensation Hyukoh will embark on an eight-city North American tour, according to its management agency...

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