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SM Entertainment To Hold K-Pop Contest in The Philippines In Part Of 2017 Korea-Philippines Trade Fair On April

SM Entertainment To Hold K-Pop Contest in The Philippines In Part Of 2017 Korea-Philippines Trade Fair On April

  SM Entertainment will be holding a K-Pop contest in the Philippines. This will be in part of the 2017 Korea-Philippines Trade Fair happening in the country on April. According to Koreaboo , the 3-day trade fair will be on April 6-8. It will take place at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay, Metro Manila. During the first day of the trade fair, SM Entertainment will be holding a K-pop contest together with EN Production. SM Entertainment will also have a special surprise guest performance. So far, SM Entertainment has confirmed the guesting of the Filipino Pop boy band Fab4z and Pathway. More artists are expected to join SM Entertainments event as the trade fair draws near. Koreaboo also reports that the event will start off with an opening performance of the guests. SM Entertainment will then proceed with the K-pop contest that is to have 8 to 10 teams as participants. After the contest, SM Entertainment will then announce the winners and special guest performances and an awarding ceremony will then follow. The K-pop contest will be on April 6, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. The 2017 Korea-Philippines Trade Fair is hosted Global Insight and serves as Korea

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Henry of Super Junior Deeply Moved By The Amazing Success Of His New Song ‘Girlfriend’

Henry of Super Junior Deeply Moved By The Amazing Success Of His New Song ‘Girlfriend’

Henry of Super Junior is reportedly deeply moved and thereby thanked his fans for making his new song “Girlfriend” number one in the music charts. He accordingly expressed his gratitude through the networks of his agency SM Entertainment. He said that he never imagined that his song would actually hit the music charts. Henry reportedly released the self-written and self-composed digital single “Girlfriend” in early 2017, The track was accordingly briefly revealed during his first appearance on MBC’s “I Live Alone.” It gained attention for being an impromptu self-composed song. Apparently, as reported by Soompi , Henry did not initially plan to release “Girlfriend.” Allegedly, the song was composed just for fun during his filming of the MBC episode. But after the show aired, most of those who heard it apparently commented that they like the song. So, he seemingly treated the song more seriously. The singer also mentioned that he I was able to get good ideas from Yoo Hee Yeol. Purportedly, Henry was filming an episode of “Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook” when he composed the song. He further said that probably it was the show that people came to know of his song. Henry was reportedly very thankful

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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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SM’s Executive Producer, Lee Soo Man, Will Hold SM Audition In Indonesia To Choose New Member For NCT

SM's Executive Producer

The executive producer of SM Entertainment, Lee Soo Man, has just attended Indonesia-Korea Business Summit 2017 on March 14. During his speech, he spoke his plans to partner up with Indonesia regarding K-Pop business. As reported by AllKpop , Lee Soo Man attended Indonesia-Korea Business Summit 2017 together with leader of Super Junior, Leeteuk. He then revealed his plans to have the first ever SM audition in Indonesia to choose new member of NCT (Neo Technology Team). He was pleased that Indonesian enjoyed K-Pop and there had been many idols held concert in Indonesia, including SM artists. Along with his speech, Lee Soo Man also explained his desire to partner up with Indonesian businesses in the future to create joint business ventures and more. There has been many Indonesian K-Pop lovers and thus such a plan is welcomed. Lee Soo Man’s plans seemed to be welcomed by Indonesia’s president, Jokowi. Jokowi has said before that he has seen Super Junior’s concert and thus it is no surprise that he could recognize Leeteuk. Having such a great time in Indonesia, Leeteuk then asked Jokowi to watch the next Super Junior’s concert in Indonesia, as reported by TheStar . For Indonesia, Jokowi

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NCT To Have An Indonesian Member? SM Entertainment To Hold Auditions In Indonesia + Jaehyun & Johnny DJing For SBS

NCT To Have An Indonesian Member? SM Entertainment To Hold Auditions In Indonesia + Jaehyun & Johnny DJing For SBS

  Executive Producer for SM Entertainment Lee Soo Man has just announced their plans for auditions in Indonesia. It seems like NCT will have their first Indonesian member/s in the near future. According to Soompi , Lee Soo Man made the announcement during the Indonesia-Korea Business Summit 2017 on Tuesday, March 14. Leeteuk of Super Junior also attended the business summit. The agency plans to have their first Indonesian member for NCT. “After the spread of Korean music, dramas, and various contents, Hallyu culture also became diffused in Indonesia, and after Super Junior’s first Indonesia concert in April of 2012, many other K-Pop artists followed suit by visiting Indonesia, with SM also holding annual SM Town concerts,” said Lee Soo Man during the business summit. He too added how the internet has helped spread Korean culture through Korean pop music, and dramas as well. Lee Soo Man has also revealed their plan to produce a group similar to NCT, but is based in the Southeast Asia region. The executive producer similarly expressed their intentions to venture business with their Indonesian partners to further strengthen their ties. SM Entertainment’s boy group NCT (Neo Culture Technology) has a variety of foreign members.

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Seohyun of Girls’ Generation’s Offered By MBC the Lead Female Role in Upcoming Drama ‘Thief, Mr. Thief’

Seohyun of Girls' Generation's Offered By MBC the Lead Female Role in Upcoming Drama 'Thief

Seohyun of Girls’ Generation is reportedly considering an offer by MBC to play the female lead role in the network’s weekend drama “Thief, Mr. Thief.” The bulletin is announced by a source from MBC in Mar. 8. SM Entertainment also confirmed that the agency has been approached over the matter, and it is accordingly looking over it optimistically. While her decision still remains uncertain, she has apparently been building up on her acting experience with her past appearances in “Scarlet Heart: Goryeo” and “Ruby Ruby Love.” The new MBC weekend drama, according to Soompi , is about thieves who aim to strike on individuals of the elite class who control Korea. The drama will reportedly air in May after the show “Father, I’ll Take Care of You” finishes its run. Seohyun, as reported by Wikipedia , is a South Korean singer and actress. She debuted as a member of girl group Girls’ Generation in Aug. 2007. The girls became one of the best-selling artists in South Korea. Furthermore, they were also recognized as South Korea’s most popular girl group worldwide. Apart from her group’s activities, Seohyun has established herself as an actress. She accordingly participated in the original and Korean

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Henry Is Wasting His Talents In SM Entertainment, As Thought By Netizens

Henry Is Wasting His Talents In SM Entertainment

Henry is full of talents for sure. He can play instruments, sing, dance, do sports and other things really well. Despite doing his best in music, he also shows great performance in reality shows. Even, he does more variety shows than doing his music. Thus, netizens think that he is wasting his talents being in SM Entertainment. As reported by AllKpop , netizens commented online that Henry was rotting his talents being in SM Entertainment. The agency didn’t do their best for him to do music, and thus made him doing many variety shows. Henry is called a musical genius as he started playing music instrument at the age of five. Although at first he was forced by his mother to do music, but then he continued to grow love for it. He is good not only in music but also in academic. It is proven that he ranked #23 in Canada in the past. Also, he got full scholarship in Berklee College of Music. Actually SM did their best when letting him to learn music in America. But netizens were mad as they often saw him only in variety shows. Still, Henry did his best as he was known

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EXO’s Kai to Play Korean Cameraman in Japanese Drama ‘Spring Has Come’!

EXO’s Kai to Play Korean Cameraman in Japanese Drama ‘Spring Has Come’!

EXO’s Kai is set to captivate the hearts of more Japanese fans! Reports indicate that he was tapped to play the lead role for an upcoming Japanese drama. A source from SM Entertainment revealed that Kai will be appearing in the Japanese drama, “Spring Has Come.” Japanese news outlets also heard the news and expressed interest in Kai’s role, Naver reported. According to Soompi , it will be based on the story written by Japanese novelist Mukoda Guniko. Set in a modern format, Kai will play a Korean cameraman who will be the main character of the series. The story will revolve around family life in the modern times. Other than the confirmation that Kai will star in the drama, SM Entertainment did not state when “Spring Has Come” will likely be released or who will be his co-stars. Fans are eventually looking forward to more details but the label will eventually release more details in the near future. It looks like this series will be a hit. It can be recalled that Japanese fans called EXO’s Kai “Asia’s First Love” because of his captivating solo performance at the A-Nation concert in 2015. Because of his remarkable performance, Japanese fans

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Girls Generation Is Reported To Have Their Comeback With New Album This July?

Girls Generation Is Reported To Have Their Comeback With New Album This July?

Having 2NE1 and Wonder Girls disbandment, fans are only left with Girls Generation. When Jessica left the group, fans were sad but they had no choice as she decided that way. The group then continued with eight members and they will have soon have their comeback this year. According to Soompi , a rumor came up saying that the group would make their comeback in July this year. But on Feb. 23, SM Entertainment responded that there wasn’t anything decided yet. Hearing the statement, fans might to wait longer to have their comeback. 2017 will be the 10th year for Girls Generation to mark their 10-year togetherness in a girl group. The girl group has been through thick and thin together and they are like family to each other. Some solos and subunit have been made throughout those years. Taeyeon, Tiffany, and Seohyun are some to have their solo activities. TTS is the subunit made for the main vocals. Yuri has been busy with acting and variety show and Sunny has been active in variety show. During their career, the group has performed together as a group and some has done solo activities. They have expanded their career and they

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SNSD 10-Year Anniversary Comeback Is Still Under Discussion; Will Jessica Jung Join The Rest Of The Group?

SNSD 10-Year Anniversary Comeback Is Still Under Discussion; Will Jessica Jung Join The Rest Of The Group?

Super Junior’s fans are not the only group of people who are excited to wait for their idols’ comeback. SNSD fans, Sones, also burst into the hype when the great news about the comeback of one of the most prominent girl group in the history of Kpop. However, both the agency and the group still have a lot of things to discuss to make this comeback happens. Lately, SNSD hasn’t been making a lot of group performance. Instead, the girl group’s members are focusing on their solo career. Taeyeon is probably the most successful member to make a solo endeavor since she’s planning to make a K-pop comeback with a full-length album “My Voice”. Sooyoung, Yoona, and Yuri mostly appear on the screen as actresses, while Tiffany and Hyoyeon are soloists to debut with their respective songs “I Just Wanna Dance” and “Mystery”. SNSD’s comeback  to celebrate 10 year anniversary could be one of the things that fans have been waiting for. However, the great news might not eventually be true since SM and SNSD haven’t come to a conclusion that they’re ready to come back on stage as a group with new music. On February 23, SM Entertainment has

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