KOREAN WAVE

KOREAN WAVE

Brainchild of ex-Baby V.O.X star, rookie band Hash Tag unveiled

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, Oct. 10 (Yonhap) -- K-pop has seen its share of careers come full circle -- ex-idols Yang Hyun-seok, Teddy of 1TYM...

Woman-oriented action noir, a challenge for actress Kim Hye-soo

By Shim Sun-ah SEOUL, Oct. 10 (Yonhap) -- Since the bulk of her work lately was dramas and sexy roles, being cast as the lead...

Singer-actress Im Yoon-ah to co-host BIFF opening

SEOUL, Oct. 10 (Yonhap) -- Singer and actress Im Yoon-ah, better known as Yoona from Girls' Generation, will replace actress Kim Ha-neul as a...

Girls’ Generation’s Tiffany, Sooyoung and Seohyun to leave S.M. Entertainment: sources

SEOUL, Oct. 9 (Yonhap) -- Tiffany, Sooyoung and Seohyun of Girls' Generation will quit their management agency S.M. Entertainment, sources in the local music...

Bolbbalgan4 returns with songs on love, growing pains

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- Indie pop duo Bolbbalgan4 on Thursday released a new EP packed with songs about love and growing pains. The lead...

Actor Kim Soo-hyun to be enrolled in military next month

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korean actor Kim Soo-hyun will join the military next month, his agency said Thursday. Keyeast Co. said the actor...

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...

(Yonhap Feature) Samcheong-dong, the trendiest spot with oldest tradition

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- For many tech-savvy youngsters who are eager to share unique photo spots with their social media friends, Samcheong-dong in...

Boy band Super Junior confirms November comeback: agency

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- Veteran K-pop band Super Junior will make a comeback in November dropping its first album in two years, its...

‘DNA’ by K-pop act BTS enters Billboard Hot 100 chart

SEOUL, Sept. 26 (Yonhap) -- K-pop boy band BTS' latest song "DNA" was ranked among the top 100 tracks on American music publication Billboard...

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