KOREAN WAVE

KOREAN WAVE

Super Junior’s Choi Si-won to visit Vietnam for UNICEF campaign

SEOUL, Aug. 19 (Yonhap) -- Discharged from his military duty, Choi Si-won of the South Korean boy band Super Junior will visit Vietnam next...

(LEAD) BTS wins Billboard Music Awards

(ATTN: ADDS photos, details in para 3-5 & 10) SEOUL, May 22 (Yonhap) -- South Korean boy band BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys, has...

EXO to release new heat-related song this summer

SEOUL, May 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korean boy band EXO said Sunday it will put out a new album this summer, hinting that the...

VIXX begins tour of three Japanese cities

SEOUL, July 11 (Yonhap) -- Boy group VIXX will kick off a concert tour of three Japanese cities Tuesday, its management agency said. Starting in...

Super Junior’s Kyuhyun to simultaneously release new single in S. Korea, China, Japan

SEOUL, May 8 (Yonhap) -- Kyuhyun, a member of South Korean idol group Super Junior, will drop a new song one day before his...

Park Bo-Gum, Joins Infinite Challenge PyeongChang Olympics Special Episode

The actor Park Bo-Gum is joining the MBC TV entertainment program ‘Infinite Challenge’ for 2 weeks. On the 28th, Blossom Entertainment, where Park Bo-Gum belongs,...

(LEAD) Actor Lee Min-ho starts military duty in social welfare center in Seoul’s Gangnam

(ATTN: CHANGES headline, photo; ADDS details throughout) SEOUL, May 12 (Yonhap) -- Actor Lee Min-ho began working at a social welfare center in southern Seoul...

S. Korea’s largest global music industry fair to open next week

SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Yonhap) -- An annual global music fair will kick off next week in Seoul to help promote Korean pop music in...

G-Dragon’s world tour ad at Times Square in NYC

SEOUL, April 29 (Yonhap) -- G-Dragon's world tour advertisement adorns a giant billboard in New York City's Times Square, his management agency said Saturday. YG...

‘Fight For My Way’ continues to lead TV popularity chart

SEOUL, July 11 (Yonhap) -- KBS 2TV's "Fight For My Way" continued its reign on a TV popularity index for the second week, data...

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