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Red Velvet moved by huge fans at 1st stand-alone concert

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, Aug. 20 (Yonhap) -- Compared to their peers, idol band Red Velvet's ascent to stardom has been a slow burn. The...

EXO’s ‘The War’ tops Billboard’s World Albums chart

SEOUL, July 26 (Yonhap) -- K-pop boy band EXO's latest album rose to the top of Billboard's World Albums chart, according to the music...

YB, Kiha & The Faces, Crush to headline MU:CON Seoul 2017

SEOUL, Sept. 1 (Yonhap) -- An annual international music fair will kick off in Seoul this month to showcase dozens of talented artists from...

Zion.T to hold solo concert next month

SEOUL, Sept. 2 (Yonhap) -- Singer-songwriter Zion.T will throw his first solo concert since moving to his current label next month, according to his...

Sojin of Girl’s Day, Eddy Kim confirm relationship

SEOUL, June 28 (Yonhap) -- Sojin, a member of K-pop group Girl's Day, and singer-songwriter Eddy Kim admitted to being in romantic relationship on...

Record number of shows to compete in Seoul Int’l Drama Awards

SEOUL, Aug. 17 (Yonhap) -- A record number of TV series will compete in the annual Seoul International Drama Awards (SDA), the organizer said...

(LEAD) Lee Min-ho, Song Hye-kyo, EXO, top hallyu stars of the year: survey

(ATTN: INSERTS dropped words in 5th para) SEOUL, March 2 (Yonhap) -- Actor Lee Min-ho, actress Song Hye-kyo and boy band EXO have been chosen...

Director Bong says ‘Okja’ is about humanity, life and capitalism

CANNES, France, May 19 (Yonhap) -- South Korean director Bong Joon-ho said his new international film "Okja" explores humanity, life and capitalism, after the...

Girls’ Generation’s Yoona to drop second solo track

SEOUL, Sept. 4 (Yonhap) -- Yoona of girl group Girls' Generation will release her second solo track this week, according to her agency Monday. The...

‘Distorted’ leads early-week TV drama race

SEOUL, Aug. 9 (Yonhap) -- SBS TV's "Distorted" led the Monday-Tuesday late night drama race, while rivals shows lagged behind with single-digit ratings, according...

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