Comeback, Headlines, Music Video, News, Teaser

EXID To Continue Promoting Without Solji Following Her Health Issue

EXID To Continue Promoting Without Solji Following Her Health Issue

EXID recently made their comeback performance as a quartet on Mnet’s “Mnet Present”. The group performed “Night Rather Than Day”, one of the tracks from their latest mini-album “Eclipse”. The girls have confirmed that they will continue promoting as a quartet until Solji is fully recovered. EXID greeted their fans via V Live broadcast on April 9. According to Soompi , the members also spilled an update about Solji’s condition. The members revealed that Solji is getting plenty of rest to boost her recovery. During the broadcast, the members also took a chance to dish Solji for being technologically-challenged that she might not watch the broadcast because she’s not a type of person to always keep up with the recent update. However, EXID members keep supporting Solji, and have always maintained to keep in touch by getting together for a dinner or just greeting her via a group chat. Even though Solji still focuses on hyperthyroidism treatment, that doesn’t mean she stops following EXID’s activities. Junghwa stated that Solji occasionally monitors the group’s activities and offers encouragement so the girls are always in high spirits. However, Solji has also been feeling guilty about her health condition that she somehow feels

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EXID Discloses Official Date for The Group’s Much-Awaited Comeback

EXID Discloses Official Date for The Group's Much-Awaited Comeback

EXID’s exact comeback date has reportedly been confirmed. The group’s agency, Banana Culture Entertainment allegedly announced that in April 10 EXID will be coming back as a four-member group with LE, Junghwa, Hani, and Hyerin. The other member Solji will be temporarily absent from her activities due to health reasons. The group’s members, according to Soompi , have proven their vocal talents through various shows and performances. Apparently, Hyerin previously appeared on “King of Masked Singer” and wowed the audience with her powerful voice. Hani on the other hand recently received praise for her song “Milk” that she sang for a social networking site Pikicast. Moreover, Hyerin had reportedly doubled for Solji during the 2016 end-of-the-year performances. Accordingly, Solji is currently on a temporary break after being diagnosed with hyperthyroidism late last year. “Solji’s hormone levels have returned to normal, but she is still receiving treatment for inflammation,” was Banana Culture Entertainment’s announcement. The comeback will be the group’s first since the release of their first full-length album “Street” in June of last year. In the upcoming April issue of Arena Homme Plus, EXID opened up about their comeback next month. LE accordingly told the magazine that in their upcoming

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Concerts, News, Perform

EXID’s Hani Is Proud Of Hyerin After Hitting Solji’s Note

EXID’s Hani Is Proud Of Hyerin After Hitting Solji’s Note

Hani fans are once again feasting on a Hani fancam after seeing her looking proud and happy of her co-member’s success. In a recent EXID performance of “Ah Yeah”, it was their lead vocalist Hyerin who sang some lines of Solji since Solji is recovering from her state. In the said performance, there was a fancam of Hani looking happy and very proud of Hyerin as Hyerin hit a high not that was originally sung by Solji. According to Allkpop , it was during the December 31 airing of MBC’s “2016 Music Festival” that Hani was captured looking satisfied with Hyerin’s talent. Hani was seen squatting as part of choreography during a dance break.  While Hyerin was getting ready to show off her vocal prowess, Hani closed her eyes and was ready for the next part. She looked very excited as Hyerin started singing Solji’s part. He even glanced at the crowd before closing her eyes and raised her fist when Hyerin was in the middle of hitting the said note. Kpopmap  has reported that after the said note was perfectly hit by Hyerin, Hani immediately smiles at the success and cheerfully continued the performance. She performed while smiling all

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EXID’s Solji shares details on her dating life in ‘On the Way to the Round 3’ SBS mobile app MobidicTV

EXID’s Solji shares details on her dating life in ‘On the Way to the Round 3’ SBS mobile app MobidicTV

Solji shares her dating life and love story in the talk show which aired through SBS mobile app TV MobidicTV. The talk show is named “On the Way to the Round 3” tentatively. According to MK News , she was accompanied by female comedian Shin Bong-Sun, singer and actor Jung Chan-Woo, and singer Tak Jae Hoon. The talk show is a new program from the new SBS mobile app television program called MobidicTV. The concept of the talk show is about sitting and drinking after a dinner and a night out. The name round three means the third drinking round of the night after dinner and party, the first and second round. As reported by  News1 , Solji talked about her relationship and romance and revealed some interesting facts. She said that when she became famous men are afraid to try and get close to her, while she is never the one who makes the first move. “I never approach a guy first,” the 27-year old singer said. “In the past, I never like the younger guy, but I do not care about it right now.” MobidicTV also shares the Solji episode in the “On the Way to the Round

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EXID Continue Dropping Teasers For Upcoming Comeback

EXID Continue Dropping Teasers For Upcoming Comeback

EXID have continued building up hype for their next comeback buy releasing a series of image teasers of the members.  According to EXID’s agency Banana Culture, the group will release a full length album titled “Street” on June 1. This is the group’s first release since their last album, “Hot Pink,” last November.  The title track, “L.I.E,” is said to be much different than the group’s previous hits “Up Down,” “Ah Yeah,” and “Hot Pink,” so it remains to be seen whether their new musical style will work out for them. As is usual with EXID songs, rapper LE helped compose and write lyrics for the track . Their agency has confirmed that production of the album is going smoothly. “We finished filming the music video and took photos for the album ocver last week. We are currently working on the final details of the album.”  “We hope that everyone enjoys EXID’s musical growth since their debut five years ago,” the agency added.  So far, one group teaser and two individual teasers of members Solji and Hyerin.  In addition, EXID gave their top fans a special pre-screening of the title track at an official fan club event in Seoul on

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EXID Members Hani And Solji Return As A Duet With ‘Only One’

EXID Members Hani And Solji Return As A Duet With 'Only One'

EXID members Hani (Ahn Hee Yeon) and Heo Solji have made their comeback as a duet. On Thursday, March 3, the music video for their single titled “Only One” was uploaded on EXID’s official YouTube channel . “Only One” is a mid-tempo ballad with a piano melody about a woman who misses her boyfriend. The song was composed by Shinsadong Tiger and SleepWell, and its lyrics were written by EXID rapper LE. Many fans who viewed the music video reacted strongly. “Ahh Hani’s voice,”  wrote YouTube viewer Mary Jung in the comment’s section of the video.  “Even though I don’t understand what they are saying, I cried a lot. Oh my, why my heart is broken? This is so sad.” Hani and Solji’s debut as sub-unit was in February 2013 with release of  “Goodbye.”   

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EXID’s 1st Official Concert Yields Happy Tears

EXID's 1st Official Concert Yields Happy Tears

The love of their fans is enough to bring the ladies of EXID to tears. On Sunday, Feb. 14, EXID held their first official concert EXID’s LEGGO SHOW  at 6:00 p.m. in Mapo-gu district, Seoul. EXID’s two-hour long concert was attended by an audience of just over 500 people. The group performed nine of their songs onstage, including hit singles titled “Up&Down,” “I Feel Good,” and “Hot Pink.” In addition to the music, the five members also staged a live talk show titled LEGGO Radio  for the crowd. During the talk show, the members shared stories from some of their fans and offered them advice. The sentimental segment ended with the EXID members brought to tears, overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support from their cherished fans. EXID is a five member group that consists Solji, LE, Hani, Hyerin, and Junghwa. The group made their debut on February 16, 2012, with release of “Holla.” EXID is an acronym for Exceed In Dreaming. The group is signed under  Yedang Entertainment, and recently signed a contract  with Chinese agency Banana Project to expand their musical influence to the Chinese market.

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Spectacular Performances From AOA Cream, Dal Shabet, 4Minute, And More During The February 13, 2016 Episode Of ‘Music Core’

Spectacular Performances From AOA Cream

MBC’s Music Core  is back with great performances from some of your favorite K-pop stars. Great stage settings and loud fan chants were seen and heard while the stars performed. The stars who made their comeback were AOA Cream with “I’m Jelly Baby” and Dujinsu collaborates with EXID’s Solji for a beautiful single titled “West Sky.” Dal Shabet is ending promotions and had their goodbye performance for “Someone Like U.” This being said, here are the performances from the Feb. 13 episode. Performances From The Feb. 13 Episode Yoo Seung Woo Featuring Crucial Star; “Whatever” IMFACT; “Lollipop” The Legend; “Crush On You” VROMANCE; “Already Winter” Nop.K Featuring Hoon.J; “Climax” Cross Gene; “Noona You” Teen Top; “Don’t Drink” and “Warning Sign” EXID’s Solji and Dujinsu; “West Sky” Stellar; “Sting” Dal Shabet; “Someone Like U” 4Minute; “Canvas” and “Hate” AOA Cream; “I’m Jelly Baby” G-Friend; “Luv Star” and “Rough”

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‘Bon Bun Olympic’ Criticized For Shocking Treatment Of Female K-Pop Stars

'Bon Bun Olympic' Criticized For Shocking Treatment Of Female K-Pop Stars

A new show is garnering a lot of negative press for how it treated female K-pop stars on the debut episode. KBS’s Lunar New Year TV special “Bon Bun Olympic” aired on Wednesday and swiftly came under attack for perceived mistreatment of female stars. The show, which assigns celebrities missions to fulfill, was criticized for putting several of the cast members in a variety of demeaning situations. The most eyebrow raising moment of the show featured tricking the female entertainers into getting on a hidden scale that revealed their weights. During the segment, the women were asked to dance on a rooftop despite the chilly weather. While dancing, they were weighed without their knowledge and the show’s host later revealed how much the weigh, violating the women’s trust, and then comparing it with how much the women previously publicly revealed. Korean idols carefully manage their physical image, and the show is being criticized for taking advantage of the cast members in order to garner ratings. “Bon Bun Olympics” also threw fake cockroaches at the women during another segment on the show, startling them. Despite contracts and consent forms that the cast members signed prior to appearing on the special, the

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Movies, News, Stars on TV, Variety

Winners From The 2016 ‘Idol Star Athletic Championships’

Winners From The 2016 'Idol Star Athletic Championships'

Many of your favorite K-pop stars showcased their athleticism and strength during MBC’s 2016 Idol Star Athletic Championships . During the annual Lunar New Year multi-sports competition, members of popular K-pop acts compete against one another in a variety of athletic match ups. Starting on Tuesday, Feb. 9, the men’s wrestling competition was fierce with  members from BTS, Teen Top, GOT7, MONSTA X, UP10TION, B.A.P, and VIXX going head to head. After many rounds, the final battle came down to VIXX and BTS. The winner was VIXX’s Ken who defeated BTS member Jin. Moving onto archery, both male and female groups competed on Feb. 9 with  members of TWICE, GOT7, CLC, BTOB, VIXX, BTS, Lovelyz, and AOA showing their keen eyes.  The final battle came against VIXX – AOA and BTOB – CLC. With AOA’s Jimin making several errors, the winner was CLC and BTOB. Female idols showed their speed in the 60m race with  G-Friend’s Yuju, Oh My Girl’s Binnie, and BESTie’s Yuji leading the herd. Sprinting at the speed of a tiger, the gold medal went to G-Friend’s Yuju. On Feb. 10, the stars were back at it, displaying their stamina, strength, sharpness, and speed for another day

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