Bad news for all GOT7 fans out there. Jackson, who has been resting for almost 10 days, recently confirmed that he won’t be able to perform with his group due to his health issues. The idol was supposed to be returning after Mar. 19 , but his condition has forced him to extend his rest period until further notice. JYP Entertainment has issued an official statement regarding Jackson’s health. The agency’s representation has confirmed that Jackson won’t be performing with GOT7 for their remaining schedules this month. According to Allkpop , Jackson is focusing on recovering from his illness and he as well apologized to fans who are getting worried about his condition. JYP Entertainment promises to announce soon once Jackson recovers. Jackson collapsed at GOT7 fan meeting on Mar. 11. According to Soompi , the idol looked pale and coughed on stage while performing with his group. A fan even claimed that he saw Jackson throwing up when he was off stage. Due to his health issue, Jackson wasn’t able to join the after-show event, where the GOT7 boys were supposed to meet fans up close. However, Jackson managed to join the signing session although he couldn’t hold himself
After the success of his Kdrama comeback “Legend of the Blue Sea,” Lee Minho is making his comeback to the music scene in a big way as he prepares to launch his new solo album “Always by Lee Minho” next month. The album is expected to commemorate his 10 th year in the entertainment industry. According to a report by Kpopmap , Lee Minho will announce his album in time with his large scale fan meeting called “The Originality of Lee Minho” which is scheduled on February 18-19. The event will take place at KyungHee University to the great excitement of his loyal supporters. “The Legend of the Blue Sea” actor will make his music comeback after two years. His last album “The Day” only contained two songs – “Present” and “Like Then.” The album was released in time with his birthday in 2015 and was intended as his gift for his loyal fans. A report from Soompi cited that Lee Minho’s two other special albums – “My Everything” and “Song For You” also performed well outside of Korea. “My Everything” topped Japan’s Oricon Daily Album chart while his single “Song for You” was also among the top tunes on
Lee Min Ho is rumored to leave for army duty, but there is no exact date yet. There is also no statement from the company to ensure the news. Meanwhile, people estimate that he will not marry Suzy soon as he has to leave for army. According to Allkpop , there is an insider of Sports DongA saying that Lee will hold the last fan meeting before leaving for his army duty. Since his fan meeting will be held on Feb. 18-19 in Seoul, it may mean that his army duty will possibly be in March or April. As it is Lee’s last activity before entering military service, he will give his best to entertain his fans. He will give his best fans service for them. When the fans heard the news, they didn’t want to miss his last activity and the tickets for the fan meeting have been sold out. It was reported consisting of 6,000 seats. It will be Lee’s way to say good bye to fans before his military enlistment. He will be missed a lot. He has given his great work in acting and people can really enjoy his acting. His acting has also improved since
Park Bo Gum is definitely one of the most in demand actors in the Korean entertainment industry today. While he may be young in age, it would seem that his talents know no bounds as he is not only an actor but an amazing singer as well and from time to time, he is also known to be a good MC or host. And speaking of his hosting ability, Park Bo Gum had just been chosen to host the upcoming KBS Drama Awards for the second time. According to Allkpop , the 23-year old actor had hosted the same event last year together with fellow actors Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Hyun Moo. Now, the “Love in the Moonlight” star has been invited once again to host the event with Jun Hyun Moo. As for the female co-host, KBS is yet to reveal which female celebrity has been chosen to co-host the event with the aforementioned actors. Prior to hosting the KBS Drama Awards 2015, Park Bo Gum was also an MC for Music Bank alongside Red Velvet’s Irene, a music program broadcast by KBS. The duo was described as the best partnership in the 18 years of
Fans of JYP Entertainment’s rock band DAY6 will need to wait a little bit longer to meet the members personally. Event organizer Jazzy Group released a press release announcing that all their stops for the fan meeting has been postponed until August. DAY6 was originally scheduled to meet with their fans in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Orlando in April. The rock band will now meet with their fans in August, starting on the 10, with Los Angeles. Then they will stop in San Francisco (Aug. 12) and Orlando (Aug. 14). Tickets for DAY6’s fan meet in LA and San Francisco can still be purchased at AXS’ website, and Ticketmaster for their stop in Orlando. If fans have already purchased tickets for any of the three stops, they are advised to keep them as they will be accepted for the new dates. Keeping the ticket will also guarantee fans a free DAY6 poster in August. Fans who also purchased the VVIP or VIP tickets will still be able to take a group photograph with DAY6 and/or hold exclusive hi-touch sessions. Below is quick summary on where the fan meetings will take place and a beautiful colored coded photo on where to
South Korean pop group B.A.P, who recently held a comeback after over a year on hiatus, have revealed plans to release their first Japanese album this coming March. According to Japanese media outlet Nikkan Sports , “On the 24th, B.A.P held their first international fan meeting event in Tokyo in over a year and 3 months. On that day, B.A.P announced that they will be releasing their first Japanese album in March 2016.” Individual and group teaser images for the upcoming album were also unveiled. The album, titled “Best. Absolute. Perfect,” for which their group name is an acronym, will be comprised of 13 tracks , including three brand new Japanese-language songs: “New World,” “Kingdom,” and “Back In Time.” “Best. Absolute. Perfect” will also include songs from the group’s previous releases: “Excuse Me,” “Hurricane,” “Coffee Shop,” “one Shot,” “Hajima,” “Crash (Japanese ver.),” “Dancing In The Rain,” “No Mercy,” “Power,” and “Warrior (Type-A).” From Dec. 24 to 25, B.A.P held a 2-day-long fan meeting in Tokyo and Nagoya, called “B.A.P Y.W.F Fan Event ~ Merry Christmas ~.” The Y.W.F. stands for “Young, Wild, & Free,” the title song of the group’s most recent album. Over 14,000 fans attended the event, spending
Mamamoo’s first official U.S. fan meeting will be held on October 4th at 4pm at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, CA. Titled the “1st MOO Party,” the members will not only be meeting their fans but also put on a show for them. According to Sports Donga, Mamamoo is said to perform a total of 13 songs, including hits such as “Mr. Ambiguous” and “Uhm Ah Oh Yea” as well as covers. Joining the members, will be labelmate Esna who will be the MC for the fan meeting. In addition, ‘MOO Party’ will be their first overseas fan meeting and will only welcome 800 fans to attend! Mamamoo held their first fan meeting in August 2015 in Seoul’s Olympic Park and managed to sell all 1200 seats in one minute. Since then, there have been requests by fans for Mamamoo to hold fan meetings in Taiwan, China, and other parts of Asia as well.
One of Korea’s most beloved solo artists, IU, will be holding a last-minute fan meeting in Hong Kong this Saturday. According to the singer’s official Facebook page, the event will be held at Landmark North, the office tower and shopping center complex located at the heart of Sheung Shui, starting at 3 pm, local time. This fan meeting comes on the heels of IU’s most recent release, “Leon,” the track she and Park Myung Soo collaborated on for this year’s “Infinity Challenge Music Festival . ” The track was first performed at the festival on August 13 and achieved “all-kill” status on Korea’s music charts by August 24. Earlier this year, IU took on the role of an icy idol in KBS2’s internationally popular drama, “The Producers.” Starring Kim Soo Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin, Cha Tae Hyun and IU, this “variety drama” is set in the variety department of a fictional KBS and focuses on the slowly intertwining lives of three variety show producers and one isolated idol. The show drew solid ratings when it originally aired and has continued to draw international attention as it has become available through internet streaming and digital broadcasting services overseas. IU is scheduled
K-pop boy band BTS held their Japan Official Fan Meeting Vol. 2-Undercover Mission in Tokyo on August 13 and 14 and in Osaka this past Tuesday to Thursday. In total, the events brought in 18,000 excited fans. BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys or Bulletproof Boyscouts, performed a sampling of their hit tracks including “Dope” and “Hormone War” for a total of six songs. This was the group’s second official fan meeting in Japan and due to overwhleming fan requests, BTS extended the fan meeting tour with one more mini concert in Osaka, for a total of five meetings. BTS will be heading to Hong Kong next Saturday to hold the finale for their 2015 BTS Live Trilogy Episode II The Red Bullet world tour.
Upcoming YG Entertainment boy band iKON will be holding solo fan meetings from October 10 to 27 in Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya and Fukuoka for a total of 12 concerts before making their official debut in Japan. This is their first solo event in Japan since last October. iKON is a seven member group under YG Entertainment that was chosen through a survival audition program called “Mix & Match.” Prior to their Japanese promotions, the group will make their official debut in Korea next month. Fans showed a lot of excitement for their upcoming debut. “I’m happy that these boys are finally going to debut!” wrote WinYGWin posted Thursday to the Korean news website Allkpop . “But only two weeks of promotions in Korea? This is a debut Mr. YG.” Others anticipated their promotions in Japan as well. “Oh my god! Please fly me to Japan!” wrote another commenter, aaanneee. Last Saturday, the group appeared on a Naver lifestream with fellow label mates WINNER. Naver LIVE V is an app that allows artists and fans to interact with one another in real-time. This was the first time for both groups to appear on the new broadcasting app. iKON was first introduced