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Red Velvet’s Irene Reveals The Truth About How She Ended Up With SM Entertainment

Red Velvet’s Irene Reveals The Truth About How She Ended Up With SM Entertainment

We never know how fate interferes to shape what we will become years from now. Red Velvet’s Irene has witnessed it herself when she began her career as an idol. In a recent interview with GQ Magazine, Red Velvet’s Irene revealed that she actually never intended to go on an audition. According to Korea Boo , Irene tagged along with her friends who went to an audition when she decided to try her luck. However, she initially didn’t pass the audition and that made her realize how badly she wanted to become a singer. Irene never made a big deal out of her failure until there was an unexpected phone call to offer her an exclusive contract. Red Velvet’s Irene marked that moment as the turning point of her life — to end up being one of the most talented singers that SM Entertainment has. Since her debut with Red Velvet, Irene has emerged to be a promising newcomer. Not only did she gain recognition from her talent as a singer, but a lot of people also praised her for her beautiful visage. Allkpop noted that her fellow Red Velvet members even admitted that they’re jealous of Irene because of her

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Jessica Jung Admitted Leaving Girls’ Generations Is The Best Decision She Has Ever Made

Jessica Jung Admitted Leaving Girls’ Generations Is The Best Decision She Has Ever Made

Former Girls Generations’ member, Jessica Jung, recently made a surprising confession in an interview with Marie Claire Taiwan. The songstress revealed that she’s eternally grateful for her brave decision to step back from the veteran girl group. Jessica Jung left Girls Generations in 2014 after seven years of pursuing the career with the girls. There were rumors about her troubled relationship with the members following her disbandment. However, on March issue of Marie Claire, Jessica Jung revealed her honest feelings towards her departure. According to Korea Boo , Jessica Jung is, in fact, feeling much more relieved now that she can retain the freedom as an individual. At first, the singer felt fearful and scared that she might make the wrong decision to depart from the group, but then she realized that her brave decision to close the door from Girls Generations’ could open up thousands of possibilities. The now solo singer-songwriter admitted that she’s now able to pursue her utmost potential as an individual. “I’m almost 30 now, so I want to live a life for myself, not for anyone else,” said Jessica Jung in the interview with Marie Claire. To this day, the former girl group idol has

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Lee Hyori Poses for Cosmopolitan, Reveals Her Beauty Tips

Lee Hyori Poses for Cosmopolitan

Singer Lee Hyori reportedly is now in the heart of preparing for her comeback in the music world.  Nevertheless, she took time to pose for Cosmopolitan and share her beauty tips. Just like wine that gets better with age, Lee Hyori seems to be getting even sexier as she gets older. In the post of Allkpop , accordingly the singer is seen wearing a formal striped dress shirt to a linen top. She is also impressive in an orange and red tinted lip shade, and in a natural misty eye makeup. Allegedly, Lee Hyori during the photo shoot pointed out some personal beauty tips like taking a nice hot bath to relieve stress. Another tip she apparently shared is doing daily yoga routines at the crack of dawn, that is seemingly essential for a clear mind and healthy glowing skin. More beauty tips and her complete pictorial can be found in the March issue of Cosmopolitan. According to Soompi , Lee Hyori also revealed the secrets of her robust body in her photoshoot with Korea’s Cosmopolitan’s March 2015 issue . Reportedly, she   appeared in a yoga-themed photo spread for the women’s lifestyle magazine. The yoga photo shoot was taken in a

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News, Reviews

‘Off The REC. Suzy’: ‘Pretend’ Singer Reveals Her Veteran Part-Timer Side In The New Episode

‘Off The REC. Suzy’: 'Pretend' Singer Reveals Her Veteran Part-Timer Side In The New Episode

Suzy is back on “Off The REC. Suzy”. On episode 9 that was aired on February 15, the “Yes? No? Maybe” singer surprised her fans by revealing a hidden figure of her. Suzy decided to substitute her sick friend for working as a part-time waiter at a brunch café. She seemed a little bit conflicted to adjust with her new job but she started to enjoy her new activities as soon as she got used to the pace of work in the café. The customers were surprised and excited seeing a class-A celebrity serving them. Soompi  reported, Suzy did a lot of the hard works from cleaning up tables, serving, and doing the dishes. The singer admitted that she had to look up the menu and studied it before start working so that she wouldn’t be a burden for the rest of the staff. Suzy never imagined that being a waiter could be that exhausting although she admitted that she had a lot of fun and new things to learn. Suzy then described her past experience as a kid to help out her mom in the kitchen. Suzy’s friend who eventually showed up at the end of the shift thanked

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Rapper Showcases Unexpected Singing Skills on “King of Masked Singer”

Rapper Showcases Unexpected Singing Skills on “King of Masked Singer”

The King of Mask Singer show was wrapped with surprises by a rapper contestant introduced as ‘Rainman’. The show was rained with the rappers’ unexpected skills and revelation during the show last Sunday, Jan. 22. Rainman was revealed to be a popular male rapper. On his first round he had a duet with Flower Road, they sang Expressing Affection. They worked together and gave a beautiful, thrilling performance. It was Flower Road who received more votes and was advanced to the next round. On the second round, Rainman sang “That I Was Once By Your Side” by Toy as his solo performance. At the middle of the performance, he removed his mask and revealed himself as rapper DinDin! According to Viki , the King of Masked Singer is a South Korean Mystery Music Show singing competition airs on MBC every Sunday at 4:50 PM. The competition lasts for two episodes, with the singers competing for one-on-one in each eliminating rounds. They are given a mask to conceal their identity, hence removing factors such as popularity, career, and age. In the first round, both contestants will sing the same song, while in the second and third round they will sing a

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JYJ’s Jaejoong Rehearses For First Solo Concert After Military Discharge

JYJ’s Jaejoong Rehearses For First Solo Concert After Military Discharge

Jaejoong of JYJ’s released photos of his first solo concert rehearsal to be held at Goryeo University. Poster of the singer was published on JYJ’s official Facebook page on Jan. 17. Born on Jan. 26, 1986, Kim Jae-joong is one of the best South Korean singer, songwriter, director, actor and designer. He is a member of Korean pop group JYJ and also one of the original members of boy band TVXQ. For all his activities Kim is using the name Kim Jae-joong (JYJ). His biological mother gave him for adoption to the Kim family at a very young age. His name was changed to Kim Jae-joong. At the age of 15, he moved to Seoul to participate in the auditions of SM Entertainment. At Goryeo University, Jaejoong can be seen sporting a new hair color while holding onto the mic and practicing with his band in one of the photos. To all his global fans, he is known as the Performance King, as reported by  Askkpop .  According to Allkpop , Jaejoong will be having an Asia tour traveling to Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Taiwan, Macao, Hong Kong and Thailand. As per known sources, the singer is busy currently to prepare

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Concerts, Hot Issues, News, Perform

Seo In Guk Surprises the Fans with His Comeback as a Singer

Seo In Guk Surprises the Fans with His Comeback as a Singer

Seo In Guk who has started his career as a singer has been expanded to the acting. He explores more of his talent and make a great move. Many people acknowledge his career. Moreover, his role in many dramas is so good and it can be avoided that people know him more as an actor. His recent activity as the main role in King Shopping Louse has taken much of his time. People also like the drama and he seems quite enjoy being an actor. But, everyone is surprised by the teaser of his newest digital album. Seo In Guk is about to come back as a singer, according to a report from fanpop . Seeing him collaborating with double K, he gives a glance of his comeback to the fans. This is such exciting news for his fans everywhere. They have waited for his comeback for so long and now he is about to give it to the fans. Although he is mainly busy as an actor, he actually debuted as a singer and has a great voice. He wants to be acknowledged as the singer too and make this move to prove it. With his 6th digital album,

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Brian Justin Crum answers issues on being gay on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Brian Justin Crum answers issues on being gay on 'America’s Got Talent'

Recently, Brian Justin Crum, who wowed judges on America’s Got Talent with his version of Queen’s “Somebody to Love,” rolled out a Cher and Adele mash-up on YouTube. A heart touching story was told by Crum as a gay man of his being bullied as a kid and the support he had got from his mom before he sang the track. The story touched the judges too. Fans of Brian Justin Crum can be found everywhere, and he has captured their hearts and minds. No one can be blamed for this since he is a matinee idol with talent with the voice of an angel. In the music industry, he talks openly about helping raise visibility for LGBT people.  Brian Justin Crum showed off his incredible range and haunting vocals during his Radiohead’s classic “Creep” on the episode of  America’s Got  Talent .  The performance earned the openly gay and Broadway singer a spot in the live shows after passing the night of cuts Spice Girl Mel B fell for a gay singer after he performed a Queen song with finesse. This girl was so impressed that she told him that they would be lovers in another lifetime. Mel B,

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Jessica Finishes Recording Solo Album, Preparing For Release

Jessica Finishes Recording Solo Album

Former Girls’ Generation member Jessica is making her return to the music scene as a solo artist. According to a music insider , Jessica has been working on her album since late 2014 until recently. She has already finished recording most of the songs and the release date for the album is curren tly being discussed internally. However, the name of the album and the title song are not yet confirmed.  Jessica’s side responded later on Feb. 25, confirming the initial statement . “It is true that she is currently working on it, but the date of her comeback has not been decided yet.”  “However, the album is not completed yet,” they added , expressing that her comeback may take longer than expected.  This comeback has been in the works for quite a while. In an interview given by Jessica during a magazine photoshoot. “I want to give a gift to my fans that have been waiting for so long. I’m currently preparing it and am extremely excited about it,” the celebrity entrepreneur said. Jessica has expressed her wishes to balance both working as a designer and pursuing activities as a celebrity. She has also been in talks to become

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YG Announces Exact Date Of Lee Hi’s Comeback

YG Announces Exact Date Of Lee Hi's Comeback

YG Entertainment has confirmed that Lee Hi will make her comeback on Mar. 9.  On Feb. 27, YG uploaded a photo with K-pop Star Season 5  hosts Yang Hyun-suk, Park Jin-Young, and Yoo Hui-yeol holding a sign that read, “Lee Hi Comeback 2016.03.09,” confirming the 19-year-old idol’s comeback. This is Lee Hi’s first solo comeback in three years with her previous album First Love being the last in March 2013. However, Lee Hi took part in YG’s project sub-unit “Hi Suhyun” with Lee Suhyun of Akdong Musician and Bobby of iKon.  Though YG has not announced whether Lee Hi will release an EP or a full album, a blog post by YG artist Tablo , who worked with Lee Hi for her upcoming comeback, mentioned, “Lee Hi’s comeback album is shocking. Prepare yourselves.”   The album is being produced by Tablo and DJ Tukutz of Epik High. Lee Hi’s debut album swept the No. 1 spot on music charts when it first released, but it’s a matter of time whether Lee Hi can achieve the same results when Mar. 9 rolls around.    

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