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G-Dragon record tops iTunes chart in 39 countries

SEOUL, June 9 (Yonhap) -- G-Dragon's new solo album has conquered Apple's iTunes album charts in 39 countries upon its release, his agency said...

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...

Cannes-bound Korean film pre-sold to 85 countries

SEOUL, May 2 (Yonhap) -- The domestic crime-action flick "The Merciless" has been sold to 85 countries around the world before its domestic release,...

Seo Tai-ji tribute album to be released next month

SEOUL, Aug. 23 (Yonhap) -- A remake album celebrating the 25th anniversary of groundbreaking Korean pop musician Seo Tai-ji's debut will be released next...

S. Korea to seek Confucian academies’ UNESCO heritage status again

SEOUL, July 24 (Yonhap) -- A group of nine ancient private Confucian academies in the country, called "Seowon" in Korean, will again try to...

Jay Park signs with Jay-Z’s label Roc Nation

SEOUL, July 21 (Yonhap) -- South Korean rapper and producer Park Jae-bum, also known as Jay Park, has signed with American rapper and businessman...

‘Love Actually’ Sketchbook Confession, Returning After 14 Years

In behind-the-scenes photos posted, by producer Emma Freud through her SNS. In the photo released on the day, the sketchbook scene which remained impressive to...

BTS album ‘Love Yourself: Her’ sells over 1.2 mln copies: data

SEOUL, Oct. 13 (Yonhap) -- "Love Yourself: Her," the latest EP by K-pop act BTS, has sold over 1.2 million copies to become the...

‘My Ugly Duckling’ Kim Gum-mo, This time made a fountain of soju.

Singer Kim Gun-mo made a fountain of soju this time. On the 28th, SBS 'My Ugly Duckling', broadcast a scene of making a fountain using...

2PM’s Ok Taecyeon stars in OCN thriller ‘Save Me’

SEOUL, July 27 (Yonhap) -- Singer-actor Ok Taecyeon of boy band 2PM will star in the upcoming OCN thriller series "Save Me," which centers...

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