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Taeyang Solo Concert: BIG BANG Member Announces Tour Dates For ‘SOL Japan Stadium Tour 2017’

Taeyang Solo Concert: BIG BANG Member Announces Tour Dates For 'SOL Japan Stadium Tour 2017'

After BIG BANG’s Daesung successfully concluded his D-LITE Japan Dome Tour this month and ruled the Japanese charts with his solo mini album “D-Day”, its Taeyang’s turn to take the Japanese stage this July. The BIG BANG member recently confirmed the schedule of “SOL Japan Stadium Tour 2017.” According to his Instagram post , Taeyang will be holding a series of solo concerts on July 8 and 9, and again on August 5 and 6. Taeyang did not announce whether his solo album will be a Japanese album like Daesung’s solo album. Based on his announcement , Taeyang’s “SOL Japan Stadium Tour” will happen in two venues. The first two nights will be held at the ZOZO Marine Stadium while the August 5 and 6 dates will be at the Hotto More Field in Kobe. Both locations are considered major venues for sports and entertainment events as ZOZO Marine Stadium has a capacity of 30,000 while Hotto More Field can seat 35,000 audience members at a time. It can be recalled that Daesung, popularly known in Japan as D-LITE recently concluded his series of solo concerts at the Seibu Prince Dome on April 15 and 16 and at the Kyocera

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BIG BANG Takes VIPs On Hilarious Camping Adventure For Youtube Reality Show ‘Run BIG BANG Scout’; First Episode Airs April 26

BIG BANG Takes VIPs On Hilarious Camping Adventure For Youtube Reality Show 'Run BIG BANG Scout'; First Episode Airs April 26

If BIG BANG fans thought that BIG BANG simply went on hiatus for T.O.P’s mandatory military enlistment, they’re in for a treat as G-Dragon, T.O.P., Taeyang, Daesung and Seungri had one last surprise up their sleeve for their VIPs. BIG BANG will be starring in a youtube RED original series which will help fans learn more about them while they go on a camping adventure. According to All Kpop , Run BIG BANG Scout! is a commemoration of BIG BANG’s 10 th  anniversary as a group and their gift to their loyal VIPs all around the world who may be missing the boys since T.O.P’s enlistment. The reality show is youtube RED originals. Based on the  trailer  released by BIG BANG, Run BIG BANG welcomes their fans to an awesome adventure as they are cutely clad in Boy Scout uniforms. BIG BANG maknae Seungri leads the charge as he doubles as the host for their missions and his hyungs tease him mercilessly with every comment According to the teaser, the show is hosted by BIG BANG with Seungri insisting that he is the captain with G-Dragon, T.O.P., Daesung and Taeyang laughing all the way through as they try to imitate

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Will YG Entertainment Extend G-Dragon’s Solo Concert? Fans Clamor For More Concert Dates As Seoul World Cup Stadium Sells Out In 8 Minutes

Will YG Entertainment Extend G-Dragon's Solo Concert? Fans Clamor For More Concert Dates As Seoul World Cup Stadium Sells Out In 8 Minutes

After BIG BANG leader G-Dragon successfully sold out all 65,000 seats of the Seoul World Cup Stadium in just 8 minutes, many fans are still looking for tickets. It seems that G-Dragon’s third solo concert is one of the most anticipated concert events of the year but it may be up to YG whether they will give in to fan clamor for more tickets. Fans of G-Dragon are hoping that YG Entertainment will announce a second night for the much-anticipated solo concert entitled Act III: MOTTE or Mother’s Womb. While it did not come as a huge shock that the concert would be sold out, it was amazing how quickly fans sold out all available tickets in such a short amount of time. It can be recalled a few weeks ago that reports hinted that YG Entertainment was in the planning stages for G-Dragon’s solo concert according to a YG insider. A week days later, both YG and G-Dragon confirmed the date and title of the concert on their official social media accounts along with the time and date that the tickets would go on sale, Soompi reported. Save for a couple of posts on G-Dragon’s Instagram, YG did not

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BIG BANG Is The Only K-Pop Group To Get Nomination In Europe’s Daf BAMA Music Awards!

BIG BANG Is The Only K-Pop Group To Get Nomination In Europe's Daf BAMA  Music Awards!

They may be on a hiatus because of T.O.P’s mandatory military enlistment, but BIG BANG proved that its influence in the international music scene is still as strong as ever. BIG BANG has been nominated for Europe’s prestiogious daf BAMA music awards. According to a report  by SBS Pop Asia , BIG BANG was the only K-pop act to be nominated in this year’s awards which is dominated by internatinal acts. The daf BAMA is an awards body based in Germany which seeks to honor the best that Eastern and Western music has to offer. Based on the mechanics posted  by BIG BANG Updates , VIP, or BIG BANG’s official fandom has the chance to help BIG BANG clinch the win by voting  through twitter.  Fans must first follow @dafentcom  and @BAMA_official on Twitter for votes to count. Posts made on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter will be counted for BIG BANG but voters need to use the hashtags #BAMA2017DiamondEdition_BIGBANG, #BAMA2017 and # with the country of origin. They may likewise vote using the #DafBAMA 2017 and #DafBAMA2017_BIGBANG. Meanwhile, the official announcement from daf BAMA simply requires posting on social media using the #DafBama2017_BigBang . The post

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The Chainsmokers Pick BIG BANG and CL As their Favorite K-pop Artists; Is A Multi-Artist Collaboration Possible?

The Chainsmokers Pick BIG BANG and CL As their Favorite K-pop Artists; Is A Multi-Artist Collaboration Possible?

Is a collaboration possible for The Chainsmokers and K-pop artists? The duo of Andrew McTaggart and Alex Pall recently opened up about the K-pop acts that they would most likely want to work with and said that they are only waiting for the right time to kick off a project. According to a report by Koreabo o, The Chainsmokers, in a recent interview with Yonhap News, acknowledged great music that comes from Korean artists. They said that they listen to a lot of K-pop music and are interested to collaborate with some notable K-pop stars. The Chainsmokers, in particular, named BIG BANG and CL as their top picks when it comes to K-pop music.  BIG BANG, with its 11 year track record as one of the pioneers of the Hallyu wave, has proven their mettle on the world stage with their top selling albums and sold out shows in different locations in the world. CL, the leader of the recently disbanded K-pop group 2NE1 is start her solo career in Korea and in the US. She is currently working on her solo album “Lifted” with Scooter Braun, renowned agent of international superstars Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande. “We want to

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G-Dragon’s Sweet Instagram Posts Prove That He’s A Mama’s Boy And Proud Of It!

G-Dragon’s Sweet Instagram Posts Prove That He’s A Mama’s Boy And Proud Of It!

BIG BANG leader G-Dragon may be known to the world as a global fashion icon, a trendsetter, an artist, a K-pop idol and a heartthrob. But his recent Instagram posts show a different side to this K-pop superstar. And he’s proud to be a mama’s boy. Most males usually steer clear of overt signs of affection to their parents when they hit a certain age but it seems that G-Dragon is proud to show his love to his dear mother even when he’s nearing his 29 th  birthday. In two of his posts, he shared a childhood letter he wrote to his mom, Koreaboo  reported. It was G-Dragon’s favorite poem as a child which he dedicated to his mother in a handwritten note. But that’s not all, at the bottom of the note, he wrote his personal promise to his mother. “This poem is my favorite poem..As of now, if I learn more poems then I’ll recite more poems for you…,” he said. In another one of his posts, he shared his note to his mother, which simply said: “Hello Mom. I am your one and only son, Kwon Ji Yong.” G-Dragon’s 13 million Instagram followers were really touched by

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G-Dragon News: BIG BANG Leader Confirms Solo Concert On June 10 At Seoul World Cup Stadium; Tickets Go On Sale April 13

G-Dragon News: BIG BANG Leader Confirms Solo Concert On June 10 At Seoul World Cup Stadium; Tickets Go On Sale April 13

G-Dragon has confirmed that he will be staging his third major solo concert on June 10. The global superstar took the time to update his 13 million followers on his Instagram of the exciting event. Based on his Instagram post, G-Dragon revealed that he will be having his concert at the Seoul World Cup Stadium. The concert will be entitled “G-Dragon 2017 concert: Mother’s Womb” which is expected to also feature songs in GD’s upcoming solo album, Good Music reported. On his post, G-Dragon listed the ticket price at 111,000 won.  It can be recalled that in January, YG Entertainment reps confirmed that G-Dragon was already working on his solo album while BIG BANG was on a break following T.O.P.’s mandatory military enlistment. YG reps said that G-Dragon and Taeyang were both working on their individual albums and would be releasing them in the first half of the year. YG reps also confirmed that the label is already in the planning stages of the solo G-Dragon concert which will happen in the summer. Early reports did not mention the exact date but not even a day has passed that GD personally posted the details on his Instagram and Twitter accounts.

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G-Dragon News: BIG BANG Leader To Headline Solo Concert This Summer

G-Dragon News: BIG BANG Leader To Headline Solo Concert This Summer

Good news for G-Dragon fans! It has been confirmed that the BIG BANG leader will be making is comeback on stage this summer as he headlines a solo concert for his new album. According to a report by Soompi ,  a representative from YG has confirmed that G-Dragon will he having a major concert this summer but the label is still ironing out the details of the event. The rep said that they are currently in the planning stages and still deterinining the exact venue and dates for the concert. It has previously been rumored that GD will be performing at Seoul’s World Cup Stadium on June 10.  BIG BANG fans will be happy to see G-Dragon take on the stage again after his successful series of solo shows back in 2009 and 2013. It can be recalled that the BIG BANG leader headlined the “Shine a Light” concert for his “Heartbreaker” album and the “One of a Kind” world tour before he released his album “Coup d’Etat.” This year’s show may feature new songs from G-Dragon’s upcoming solo album which YG has already confirmed GD has been working on for a 2017 release. The album is a much-anticipated release

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BIG BANG News: Is Seungri Dating A Chinese Fan? Netizens Discover Proof Of Relationship

BIG BANG News: Is Seungri Dating A Chinese Fan? Netizens Discover Proof Of Relationship

After figuring in a scandal involving a Japanese hostess last year, it seems that BIG BANG’s Seungri has finally found a new love with a Chinese fan. The 26-year-old BIG BANG maknae is reportedly seeing his 21-year-old girlfriend for a while now. According to a report by All Kpop , media outlets in Hong Kong indicated that Seungri has been spotted in the company of the fan for special occasions like New Year’s Day, Lunar New Year and Valentines’ Day. The BIG BANG singer was also seen by some netizens attending Psy’s recent concert with the Chinese woman. Seungri and his Chinese girlfriend also reportedly travelled together to locations like Africa, Japan and Maldives. While the couple have not gone public with their relationship, fans have investigated their social media posts and observed that the pair’s locations often coincide with one another. Seungri’s girlfriend also posted a snap on her social media account with former 2NE1 leader CL, fanning flames that the BIG BANG singer may have introduced the two. CL and Seungri both belong to the YG Entertainment family. Seungri’s latest low-key romance is a change of pace from his previous romantic entanglements which were more public. Seungri was

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G-Dragon News: Joe Jonas’ DNCE Wants To Collaborate with BIG BANG Leader

G-Dragon News: Joe Jonas' DNCE Wants To Collaborate with BIG BANG Leader

BIG BANG leader G-Dragon is one of the most recognizable artists in the world and it comes as no surprise that even international artists are interested in collaborating with him. The latest artists who want to work with GD are none other than Joe Jonas’ DNCE. According to a report by SBS Pop Asia , DNCE expressed that G-Dragon is on top of the list of K-pop artists that they want to collaborate with during an interview with “One Night of TV Entertainment.” The group unanimously agreed that G-Dragon would be a perfect collaborator. DNCE, made up of members Joe Jonas, Jack Lawless, Cole Whittle, and Jin Joo Lee are known for their dance hits Cake by the Ocean and Toothbrush. Their music style could go quite well with G-Dragon’s sound which range from pop, rock, dance and rap. DNCE was not the first international artist to express an interest in working with K-pop idol. Last year, G-Dragon posted a snap on his Instagram about a possible collaboration between himself and Pharrell Williams, the singer/songwriter and producer behind hits like “Happy.” The two artists met in Japan at a studio and may possibly working on a collaboration track, Soompi  reported. There

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