KOREAN WAVE

KOREAN WAVE

Actor Lee Joon-gi belts out songs for Singaporean fans

SEOUL, March 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korean actor Lee Joon-gi received a feverish response from Singaporean fans by singing more than 20 songs during...

Sistar tops music charts with swansong track

SEOUL, June 1 (Yonhap) -- Sistar's new and final song "Lonely" on Thursday rose to No. 1 on major South Korean music streaming charts. "Lonely,"...

SHINee’s Taemin to drop third solo album next month

SEOUL, July 11 (Yonhap) -- Boy group SHINee's Taemin will make a comeback as a solo artist in August, his agency said Tuesday. "Taemin will...

New variety show with mixed martial artist’s family enters weekly TV chart

SEOUL, Sept. 5 (Yonhap) -- SBS TV's new variety show with Korea-born Japanese mixed martial artist Chu Sung-hoon and his family has gotten off...

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 repackaged edition of ‘The War’ to include three new songs

SEOUL, Aug. 31 (Yonhap) -- Boy band EXO's repackaged edition of "The War" will include three previously unreleased songs, its management agency said Thursday. 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...

BTS stays on Billboard’s key charts for third-straight week

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Yonhap) -- K-pop boy band BTS has remained on Billboard magazine's two key charts for the third-straight week, according to the...

(LEAD) IU prereleases ‘Autumn Morning’ from new remake album

(ATTN: UPDATES with song's performance on major charts in fourth para) SEOUL, Sept. 18 (Yonhap) -- Singer-actress IU prereleased a new song titled "Autumn Morning"...

Rapper Swings Romance Rumor ♥ with 9 Years Younger Model Lim Bora

There is news that the rapper Swings and model Lim Bora are in a romantic relationship. On the 25th, Dispatch took a picture of the...

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