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Only This K-Pop Group Made The Top Search List In 2017

The top search results have been released for Korea’s search engines in 2017. Among the many unique things Korean people searched, mainly TV programs and video games, only one idol group made it to the top of the list! As expected, the nation’s newly beloved girl group and international phenomenon, TWICE made it to the top of the searches. However, the girl group made it in by a hair on the top 15 list as they ranked at 15th place in the searches. Due to their recent comebacks and releases such as “Knock Knock” and “Signal,” TWICE have had a lot of activities that keep them busy in the year 2017. Their international fame and work overseas also helped boost their scores as everyone was curious as to who this rookie is and how they are dominating the K-Pop scene!  The group had won many awards and received recognition from overseas as well within this year. From earning all-kills on the charts and taking home triple crown wins to being featured in BillBoard’s Fashion Awards, the girls of TWICE are slaying! In other the news, the top 3 searches within the ranking in Korea included the extremely popular Japanese animated film “My

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JYP Entertainment Starts Investigating TWICE Members Acid Threat

JYP Entertainment Starts Investigating TWICE Members Acid Threat

It was earlier reported on July 3rd that an Ilbe user threatened to hurt K-Pop’s sensational group TWICE by throwing hydrochloric acid on them. Now, JYP Entertainment is taking the threat seriously. JYP Entertainment is taking action against the Ilbe user by filing a police investigation on July 7th, 2017. The following photo was uploaded to the site and the uploader left a disturbing comment in how they will hard the sweet ladies of TWICE. The post came up on July 2nd saying ” TWICE has abandoned Korea and is earning a ton of money in Japan “. The photo above shows the line of Japanese fans who had come to see TWICE. The post continued on with, ” Yeah, money is good. Money is the best. Never come to Korea. I’ll be waiting for you at the airport with 10 L of hydrochloric acid. ”  JYP Entertainment revealed a statement saying, “On the 6th, Seoul’s Gangnam Police Station gave us a notice concerning the related situation,”  revealing JYP Entertainment has started taking legal action. Hopefully, the girls will stay safe and we can rest easy. What do you think of this situation? Stay tuned for more updates.      

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Netizens Create Offensive Post Comparing TWICE to Male Soccer Players

Netizens Create Offensive Post Comparing TWICE to Male Soccer Players

Fans of TWICE aren’t going to like this too much. Recently a netizen created a post on Pann Nate that showcased the members of TWICE being compared to not-so-pretty male soccer players. The post already received a huge amount of comments, both good and bad, and over 700+ upvotes. While the user commented they did it for laughs, they also commented that fans have to admit that the girls’ features really do match up with the soccer players. Check out the photos below and see if you think these photos hilariously match or if it is simply distasteful. 

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BTS Takes the Number 1 Spot on Gaon Chart’s First Half of 2017

BTS Takes the Number 1 Spot on Gaon Chart's First Half of 2017

Gaon charts summarized the success of the songs on their chart for the first half of the year, 2017. Gaon chart tracks the top 10 album charts and the digital charts top 10 from January 1st to June 17th of this year in order to find the top results. The winners can be seen down below! 1. BTS – YOU NEVER WALK ALONE = 830,000 SALES 2. GOT7 – FLIGHT LOG: ARRIVAL = 331,230 SALES 3. SEVENTEEN – AL1 = 297,672 SALES 4. TWICE – TWICECOASTER = 279,363 SALES 5. TWICE – SIGNAL = 263,523 SALES 6. BIG BANG – MADE = 153,389 SALES 7. TAEYEON – MY VOICE = 142,894 SALES 8. MONSTA X – CLAN pt 2.5: BEAUTIFUL = 127, 307 SALES 9. HIGHLIGHT – CAN YOU FEEL IT? = 115,560 SALES 10. NCT 127 – LIMITLESS = 110,865 SALES Check out the video below for more information on our winners! Congratulations!

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5 Foods that Idols Were Banned from Eating!

5 Foods that Idols Were Banned from Eating!

Currently, there is a buzz on Korean online communities discussing how idols have to endure skipping out on eating their favorite foods in order to manage their weights. Netizens couldn’t imagine having to give up their favorite foods and some commented that they were eating some of these foods even as they saw this list! For example, Rap Monster of BTS  once said that when he was still a trainee, he wanted to eat black bean noodles so bad, However, he was not allowed to eat it by his company. How about you? Could you give up your favorite foods to become an idol? Check out the video below to see what the idols had to say about their banned foods.

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Angered Fan Threatened To Murder TWICE’s Mina

Angered Fan Threatened To Murder TWICE's Mina

TWICE’s Mina has just experienced one of the most terrifying moments of her life as she received a surprising death threat from a user coming from the Ilbe community. The user says that he or she wanted to kill Mina for some reason. The user posted something in the community and entitled it as “Mina I’ve got a knife.” In the post, the user posted another photo that shows that she is going to slit her wrist through the use of the knife that he or she is holding. The person then posted statement in the internet Korean community saying to Mina that she should she should slap his boyfriend and rip his mouth off so that the user wouldn’t continue killing her. It was indeed a very serious death threat which is why Mina can’t help but feel terrified about what happened to her. According to Koreaboo , the possible reason behind this might be due to the photo scandal that Mina have had together with GOT7’s Bam Bam. This photo scandal happened a few months back. The photo scandal which showed Mina together with Bam Bam in a bed had caused Bam Bam’s fans to go to a

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TWICE’s Mina Threaten To Be Killed & Murdered

TWICE's Mina Threaten To Be Killed & Murdered

Unfortunately, TWICE’s Mina has received threats of murder from an user on llbe, a popular community site for controversial content. A photo (shown below) was posted on June 13th with the following message: “I have a knife against Mina.” The user further wrote that if Mina doesn’t attack her alleged boyfriend, the user would find her and kill her. He wrote, “If you don’t slap your boyfriend and rip his mouth, I am going to come and kill you.” Completely disturbing.     JYP Entertainment has not released any official statements in regards to the matter and fans seem to ignore the controversy instead of giving more attention to the death threat. Hopefully, nothing more will come from this situation.

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JYP Entertainment to Take Legal Action Against Ilbe User Who Threatened to Kill TWICE’s Mina

JYP Entertainment to Take Legal Action Against Ilbe User Who Threatened to Kill TWICE's Mina

The Ilbe user will be facing legal consequences for the threat she made against TWICE’s Mina, a s reported by a llkpop . JYP Entertainment announced that will be responding strongly against the Ilbe user.     “Following discussion with our legal team about the Ilbe user who posted a threat against TWICE’s Mina on June 13, we’re announcing it’s a policy that we’ll be responding strongly,” revealed JYP Entertainment. The agency has also decided to do the same for similar future cases as well. On Tuesday, June 13, a user on Ilbe uploaded a picture on the site that featured the user’s hand and a large kitchen knife. The caption on the photo said that the user would kill TWICE’s Mina if she does not slap her boyfriend.     Fans who love TWICE saw the post and immediately reported it to the police. Since then, the Ilbe user deleted the post and even posted a hand-written apology, reported  Soompi . In the user’s hand-written note, she pointed out how she uploaded the post without thinking of the consequences. The user explained that she did not think about how it would make TWICE’s Mina, and the rest of the girl

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Watch TWICE Record The Japanese Version of Their Debut ‘Like OOH-AHH’: ‘Nation’s Girl Group’ Bridges Gap Between The People of Japan and S. Korea

Watch TWICE Record The Japanese Version of Their Debut 'Like OOH-AHH': 'Nation's Girl Group' Bridges Gap Between The People of Japan and S. Korea

TWICE will be spreading their love towards their Japanese fans! The “Nation’s Girl Group” has recorded the Japanese version of “Like OHH-AHH” to be released this month. Summer 2017 will be the mark of TWICE’s debut in Japan. As reported by All Kpop , the girl group will be releasing a Japanese version of their debut song “Like OHH-AHH” within the month. Similarly, all of TWICE’s hit songs will be having a Japanese version for their Japanese fans. These include “Cheer Up”, “Knock Knock”, and “TT” just to name a few. In light of this, TWICE gave their fans a short behind the scenes teaser of them recording the Japanese iteration of “Like OHH-AHH”. The members showcased their Nihongo speaking (or singing) skills. TWICE will be making their official Japanese debut on Sunday, June 2. On the other hand, the Japanese versions of the songs will be made available on Wednesday, 28. In other news, TWICE has been slowly mending relations between the people of Korea and Japan. This is thanks to 3 of their Japanese members Sana, Momo, and Mina. As reported by Koreaboo , the Japanese news company NHK made a report about the girl group. Thanks to

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Everything To Know About TWICE’s Dahyun Lovelife And Ideal Boyfriend

Everything To Know About TWICE's Dahyun Lovelife And Ideal Boyfriend

Kim Da Hyun or more commonly known as Kim Dahyun is one of the most popular K-pop idols of today, as she belongs to the hit girl group, TWICE. Being only 18 years of age, she sure has a lot of charm, wit, and talent in her. She was even already scouted by JYP Entertainment when she was still in middle school. This proves that she really has the qualities of a K-pop idol since she was still small. She then entered the management company in 2012 and trained for years. Last 2015, she debuted as a member of TWICE. According to Miner8, Kim Dahyun is focusing more on her career as a member of the girl group, TWICE. Because of this, it’s highly unlikely that she is thinking of getting herself in a relationship. This can also be proved by the zero rumors and speculations that she is dating someone. Maybe this is because she wants to make herself established in the K-pop industry before she divides her focus on other matters, such as love life. Reports also state that she still haven’t dated someone. This is the common status of a most member of the group. Maybe it’s

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