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BLACKPINK’s Jennie Looks Stunning in ‘Dazed & Confused’ April Issue

BLACKPINK's Jennie Looks Stunning in 'Dazed & Confused' April Issue

Jennie of BLACKPINK poses for “Dazed & Confused” Korea. This is the first time the K-pop idol posed solo for a magazine. According to All Kpop , Jennie posed stylishly wearing a green, leopard print dress. She wore a red lipstick with a matching pair of red, dangling earrings. BLACKPINK’s Jisoo, Rose, and Lisa sure are proud for their sister. In other news, a source from YG Entertainment revealed on March 14 that BLACKPINK will now be participating in University festivals this year, as previously reported . The source from the agency also hinted of the girl group’s comeback this spring. BLACKPINK performing at university festivals will be the group’s first promotional activity since they debuted in late 2016. This will also be Jisoo, Rose, Lisa, and Jennie’s first outdoor performance. The agency decided to let BLACKPINK perform in university festivals mainly because they figured that doing so will boost the girl group’s experience in performing outdoors and their confidence as well. YG Entertainment also aimed to introduce more people to BLACKPINK to further expand the group’s fanbase. BLACKPINK has gone a long way since they debuted in August of 2016. Most fans claim that they were drawn to the

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BLACKPINK To Perform In 2017 University Festivals & Gearing Up For A Spring Comeback

BLACKPINK To Perform In 2017 University Festivals & Gearing Up For A Spring Comeback

A source from YG Entertainment confirmed on March 14 that BLACKPINK will now start participating in University festivals for 2017. The agency has also hinted that the girl group is gearing up for a comeback in Spring. According to Koreaboo , BLACKPINK performing at University festivals will mark the girl group’s first publicity activities ever since they debuted last year and their comeback performances as well. This will also be BLACKPINK’s first ever performance in an outdoor setting. YG Entertainment decided to let BLACKPINK perform at University festivals for the purpose of exposing the group in outdoor festivals. The agency also aimed to gather more fans for BLACKPINK, hence the decision. YG Entertainment’s four-member girl group BLACKPINK has come a long way since they debuted in August 2016. People are just drawn with their cute but powerful vocals. Not to mention such beautiful members too! BLACKPINK has also gathered quite a fanbase that love them ultimately. They have also been considered as one of the most in-demand K-pop girl group in Korea. BLACKPINK’s Thai member, Lisa, just recently went to Thailand for a vacation. Lisa is YG Entertainment’s first ever Thai recruit. It was obvious her countrymen (and women) love

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Lisa of BLACKPINK Is A Huge ‘Makeup Addict’, Reveals Member Rose On ‘Get It Beauty’

Lisa of BLACKPINK Is A Huge 'Makeup Addict'

Lisa of BLACKPINK appeared on an episode of “Get it Beauty” on Feb. 26. Lisa is apparently a make-up addict. BLACKPINK made a guest appearance on the show “Get it Beauty” on Feb. 26. According to Koreaboo , Lisa and the group revealed what makeup style each of them likes.  BLACKPINK also brought with them their makeup essentials. It was then when Lisa revealed she had the most makeup products among the members. Lisa even considered herself as the “Mansour” of makeup. “Mansour” is a term derived from the deputy prime minister of UAE Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan or commonly Sheikh Mansour- a wealthy individual. The term “Mansour” in Korea refers to an individual that is “super rich”.  Member Rose also revealed Lisa’s extreme love for makeups. Rose even revealed that Lisa would spend the entire day only just to shop for makeup products. Even when Lisa comes home she would still think about makeup. Rose revealed that Lisa – even after shopping all day for makeup – would still go to online shops to buy more makeup.  Lisa confirmed everything Rose said. She even added that she was not able to bring every makeup product she owned to

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Bang Yong Guk and Himchan are Up Next in B.A.P’s Charismatic ‘Rose’ Teaser Images

Bang Yong Guk and Himchan are Up Next in B.A.P’s Charismatic 'Rose' Teaser Images

Now fans are once again being treated with charismatic “Rose” teaser images from two more members of B.A.P. This time, Bang Yong Guk and Himchan delight fans with their sexy look. Himchan reportedly gives off a more mature, charming ambiance with bright red hair. Bang Yong Guk on the other hand looks incredibly handsome, as well as sensualy fierce, staring into the camera with an intense look.   According to Allkpop , TS Entertainment has announced that B.A.P leader Bang Yong Guk has officially returned for the group’s upcoming comeback promotions. B.A.P has been busy for their upcoming 6th single album, ‘Rose,’ and fans are very excited to see Bang Yong Guk’s teaser image released alongside the rest of the members. B.A.P launched their second full-length album “Noir”   recently. Accordingly, Bang Yong Guk, the one who had the most influence on the album, could not participate in the promotions. He was apparently diagnosed with a panic disorder and chose to seek treatment. Instead, Himchan took over the role of a leader, as well as doing the rap part in the new song. B.A.P allegedly revealed a   mysterious teaser video titled “From Noir” that got fans excited. The group

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SM Entertainment Tried To Recruit BLACKPINK’s Jisoo When She Was Still A YG Trainee!

SM Entertainment Tried To Recruit BLACKPINK's Jisoo When She Was Still A YG Trainee!

  BLACKPINK is now known as the monster rookie girl group after a highly successful debut back in August 2016 under YG Entertainment’s banner. With gorgeous aesthetics and incredible talent, the girls of BLACKPINK had definitely captured the public’s eyes and it’s safe to say that YG Entertainment lucked out when he discovered Jennie, Jisoo, Rosé, and Lisa. But apparently, YG wasn’t the only one to notice their looks and talent as prior to their debut, one BLACKPINK member revealed that an SM Entertainment agent tried to recruit her while she was still a trainee under YG! BLACKPINK’s Jisoo is definitely one of the most beautiful faces today in k-pop and even before she had debuted with the group, she was already putting her aesthetics to good use by modeling and acting. And coupled with her immense talent and potential, she also managed to attract an SME manager’s attention. This was all revealed during a teaser for MBC’s “Radio Star” wherein she would be appearing alongside her fellow BLACKPINK member Rosé, Koreaboo reports. According to the multitalented idol, since she was already a YG trainee when the offer was made, she had to decline. But still, isn’t it amazing to

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Blackpink’s Rose Is Definitely All-Natural As She Looks Amazing in Pre-debut

Blackpink’s Rose Is Definitely All-Natural As She Looks Amazing in Pre-debut

Blackpink’s main vocal Rose is not only a talented gal but also a very beautiful one as netizens proved that she is all natural and very beautiful with her debut pictures. Many fans were awed at how beautiful and stunning the Blackpink members are when YG Entertainment revealed them. Many believed that YG Entertainment has changed his point of view that artists or idols do not have to be beautiful to be a star or be a singer. Now, many believed that YG Entertainment also thinks about the looks of their idols because at how stunning his new girl group is. Koreaboo  has posted some pre-debut photos of Rose. According to them, “Rose has been stealing the hearts of her fans with not only her talent as an artist but her beautiful visuals as well. ” “Her red rose-tinted hair was the topic of much discussion ever since debut, but lately a few photos from the past when she had natural black hair has been making rounds online among fans.” However, in the new photos fans discovered, Rose has all jet black and straight hair. Her pre-debut photos are really strikingly gorgeous. Rose has also made the news recently because

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BLACKPINK is featured in NYLON magazine America

BLACKPINK is featured in NYLON magazine America

BLACKPINK is featured in NYLON magazine America! As reported by Kpopstarz,  Blackpink (often stylized as BLΛƆKPIИK), recently got under the radar of American fashion magazine, NYLON. NYLON is a high end magazine focusing on fashion and pop culture. Blackpink appear in the December/January 2017 issue. Aside from highlighting Blackpink’s street-fashion style, NYLON also dug out more about their music and future hopes. Coming from one of the top entertainment agencies in South Korea—Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa told NYLON that they are glad to be compared to labelmate 2NE1. But of course, they are hoping to establish their own unique color with their music. Blackpink is YG Entertainment’s newest girl group that debuted after seven years of 2NE1’s long-lasting fame.  The members shared about their feelings prior and after debuting. Each of the girls had to spend four to six years being a trainee in YG Entertainment in order to secure a spot in the group. To Rosé especially, who noted that it was quite emotional when she finally stood on Blackpink’s first stage. She explained further, “It took us quite a long time to actually debut. The process was long just like our overall training period. I really felt

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BLACKPINK’s MV for “Playing With Fire” reaches over 30 million hits on YouTube; group set to appear on ‘Running Man’!

BLACKPINK's MV for "Playing With Fire" reaches over 30 million hits on YouTube; group set to appear on 'Running Man'!

      BLACKPINK’s fans have another reason to celebrate this week as the YG super rookies have once again reached another milestone in their careers. Just recently, the music video for their song “Playing with Fire” had finally surpassed 30 million views on YouTube. Allkpop reports that the MV has only been released for about 4 weeks but has already reached more than 30 million views in that short time. This is such an impressive feat for a group that has just recently debuted this year. Two weeks ago, the MV reached 20 million views and as of this article’s publishing, that number stands at 32 million. You can only expect BLACKPINK’s videos to increase in views as the girl group is set on conquering the k-pop scene. It has only been a few months since BLACKPINK’s debut but the girl group had already proven itself as a force to reckon with as they dominated multitudes of charts both local and international. In fact, BLACKPINK did not only gain incredible attention from their home country but in the global scene as well, charting on the Billboard charts and being cited by numerous global publications. The group had recently won

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BLACKPINK dominates Billboard’s World Digital Song Sales chart; Group also enters Social 50 chart

BLACKPINK dominates Billboard's World Digital Song Sales chart; Group also enters Social 50 chart

  After the success of their recent comeback, it seems that k-pop girl group BLACKPINK is not letting up! With their comeback album Square Two, the girls of BLACKPINK had topped both local and global charts.   Just this week, Soompi reports that their singles “Playing With Fire” and “Stay” ranked in the top of the Billboard World Digital Songs chart during the week of November 19, 2016. The upbeat Playing With Fire took the no. 1 spot while the more mellow “Stay”  didn’t lag behind as it too had managed to impressively place at no. 4. Now this is the second time that the group had entered the World Digital Song Sales chart because their previous singles “Boombayah”  and  “Whistle” from their debut album Square One had also topped the charts a few months back, the only rookie group to do so with a debut song.     According to Billboard , BLACKPINK’s latest achievement follows a similar pattern as to when they first debuted and entered the World Digital Song Sales chart. Back in August when they debuted with ” Boombayah”  and ” Whistle,” the former outperformed the latter on the charts and if you think about it,

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BLACKPINK confirms appearance on ‘Weekly Idol’ + second comeback track teasers

BLACKPINK confirms appearance on 'Weekly Idol' + second comeback track teasers

  YG Entertainment’s rookie girl group BLACKPINK had just confirmed that they will be appearing on the variety show “Weekly Idol.”  Ever since their debut early this year, the girls have never appeared on a variety show before except for music shows. It should be noted that even with little promotions and fewer guest appearances, BLACKPINK still managed to make a good debut amongst all the other emerging artists. Regardless, it’s a pretty great deal for artists to get all the exposure they can get especially from shows that garner significant views like Weekly Idol . But what’s interesting is the fact that it’s so rare for YG Family artists to guest on the show because their artists rarely do variety shows. For the fans of BLACKPINK, their guest appearance on Weekly Idol gives not only incredible exposure to the girl group but it also presents the chance for fans to get to know their idols better. According to Officially Kmusic , this may also be the first time that people get to see them on live television if you don’t count the times they appeared on music shows.  The girls will be appearing on Weekly Idol on November 1

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