ONE, YG Entertainment’s newest solo rap artist, has finally made his debut with two lead tracks. His songs “Heyahe” and “Gettin’ By” are already gaining mass attention. “Heyahe” panders to the trends as it consists of the usual trap beats mixed with a chill, ethereal-influence. The song has similar elements to Drake’s music. Check out the MV below and get of taste of this solo artist’s new flavor. “Gettin’ By” is another great rap track that has a more upbeat and carefree style. The song has similar aspects to K-Pop hits such as “Airplane” by iKON. Surprisingly, this song has recorded 200,000 less views despite having a summer theme that is more fit for this season. Check out the MV below and let us know which MV is the most captivating to you! ONE is set to perform his debut tracks on shows this upcoming weekend. Many fans are already in love with the young rapper’s smooth voice and clean looks. It seems YG Entertainment has been dominating the K-Pop scene with each artist they release.
After a long wait since ONE appeared on SMTM4, and joined YG Entertainment, ONE will finally be making his official solo debut two years later. In the series of teaser photos, ONE shows a variety of looks from delinquent student to a high school crush style. ONE’s debut is set for July 11, 2017, in the meantime check out the 9 alluring teaser photos in the video below! Keep following KpopStarz for more updates about ONE’s debut and all the Korean entertainment stars you love.
G-Dragon continues to soar through unbelievable heights! His latest album “Kwon Ji Yong” still continues to achieve international recognition – proving K-pop’s success all over the world. G-Dragon’s “Kwon Ji Yong” still continues to achieve good recognition especially overseas since it was released on June 8. As reported by Koreaboo , G-Dragon’s latest EP made it into Billboard’s Rap Album Chart. G-Dragon’s “Kwon Ji Yong” ranked No. 5 on Billboard’s Rap Album Chart. The achievement of the BIGBANG member is the highest so far for a K-pop act. With this, G-Dragon beat his previous record that was achieved by his previous album “Coup D’Etat”. When the album was released in 2013, it ranked No. 19 on Billboard’s Rap Album Chart. Speaking of records, G-Dragon’ latest EP has also managed to enter Billboard’s Canadian Album’s Chart making him the first K-pop artist to do so. “Kwon Ji Yong” ranked No. 52 on the said albums chart. G-Dragon has also managed to enter Billboard’s Top Album sales, making him the first ever Korean artist to do so. “Kwon Ji Yong” is currently ranked No. 47 on the said chart. In other news, G-Dragon’s agency YG Entertainment, made an 11 th hour decision
Shippers of G-Dragon and Sandara Park went mad after snaps have circulated on social media which spotted Sandara Park among the audience in G-Dragon’s “Act III:MOTTE” concert in Seoul. Fans who believe that the two YG artists have been secretly dating for years also found new hope with Sandara’s message to the BIGBANG leader. Fans who were at G-Dragon’s concert tweeted that in one of the segments where G-Dragon was being described by the people close to him, Sandara was one of the people who were interviewed. When she was asked what she thought of the BIGBANG leader, Sandara had a very short and simple answer. “There are many idols out there,” Sandara said. “But for me, there is only G-Dragon.” Fans were also happy to see fancam clips of the “One Step” star who was seated alongside G-Dragon’s fellow BIGBANG members Daesung and Taeyang which showed how close she was with G-Dragon’s BIGBANG brothers. However, Sandara was no longer part of the selfie that CL uploaded where she was sitting beside Taeyang and Daesung. Some fans speculated that Sandara may have left the concert early to avoid attention. In January, rumors resurfaced about Sandara and G-Dragon dating when Sandara
“Boys Over Flowers” actress Gu Hye Sun is finally ready to make her K-drama comeback and is reviewing offers for her next project. This comes as good news to her fans who have long awaited her return to the small screen, after getting married to her “Blood” co-star Ahn Jae Hyun. According to Korea Portal , YG Entertainment has announced that the actress is already 100 percent recovered after she had to be pulled out from “You’re Too Much” due to her medical condition. While filming for her supposed comeback, it can be recalled that Gu Hye Sun was rushed to the hospital after suffering from a severe case of allergies, which caused her to have trouble breathing and even eating. Doctors diagnosed Gu Hye Sun with a severe case of anaphylactic allergy and was advised to take a break from filming and other strenuous activities until she recovered. According to Drama Fever , at the time, Gu Hye Sun did not want to withdraw from the project and even offered to continue filming with the aid of an ambulance on standby on set to give her IV fluids should she suffer from any medical episodes while on set. However,
T.O.P’s label-mate at YG Entertainment Se7en recently expressed his support for the BIGBANG member. An Instagram post was uploaded by Se7en on Wednesday, June 7. As reported by All Kpop , T.O.P’s label-mate Se7en uploaded a picture in support for the BIGBANG member on June 7. T.O.P is currently at the Ewha Woman’s University Mokdong Hospital after overdosing of his medicine. Se7en’s Instagram photo featured a heart-shaped artwork that looks like it was made of recycled paper. Se7en captioned the photo with the simple hashtag “#StayStrongTOP”. The hashtag “#StayStrongTOP” also trended worldwide on Twitter the same day. K-pop fans from all over the world and from difference fandoms united in hopes of T.O.P’s recovery. Fans of both Se7en and T.O.P have expressed their love for Se7en for his wishes of well-being for the BIGBANG member. “Thank you. You’re such a great sunbae/hyun,” wrote one fan. T.O.P was rushed into the Ewha Woman’s University Mokdong Hospital’s intensive care unit on the evening of June 6 after he was found unconscious at his military base. Reports allegedly revealed that T.O.P overdosed of his medicine. The next day, June 7, doctors of the idol held a press conference to update T.O.P’s fans,
Amid conflicting reports about T.O.P’s recent condition, his mother confirmed that T.O.P has passed his critical condition. According to the statement, T.O.P has regained his consciousness, although it’s still early to say that his condition has improved. Koreaboo reported, T.O.P’s mother visited at 1:45 PM. While stepping out of the ICU room, T.O.P’s mother rushed out and gave a little detail on T.O.P’s condition. “My son’s condition has improved a lot, I had eye contact with my son,” said T.O.P’s mother. When asked if T.O.P recognized him, she said yes while walking in a hurry. T.O.P has been hospitalized for three days. Previously, there were conflicting reports about T.O.P’s condition. Multiple news outlets reported that T.O.P was in a good condition and he had never been in a critical condition. Upon hearing the news, T.O.P’s mother expressed her anger and disappointment to the source who had spread the fake news while in fact, T.O.P was unconscious and close to dying, to quote his mother’s words. On June 7, the medical team of Ewha Women’s University Mokdong Hospital held a press conference to straighten up conflicting reports that have been circulating around the internet. According to Soompi , T.O.P was suffering
BLACKPINK is ready to drop its new album this month. The girl group debuted in 2016 reportedly will make a comeback following G-Dragon. YG Entertainment confirms the new via Korea Herald on June 5. The representative stated that YG hasn’t confirmed the exact date of the release yet, but the group is expected to launch its new album sometime in mid-June. Since YG Entertainment has confirmed the news, BLACKPINK is the next YG artist to make a comeback, following BIGBANG leader, G-Dragon who is releasing his next solo album on June 8. BLACKPINK’s comeback this month will mark the group’s return after the release of “Square Two” seven months ago. Meanwhile, according to Allkpop , BLACKPINK is reportedly planning to film its MV this week. However, it’s still unclear where the filming location will be. Besides making a comeback this month, BLACKPINK is set to embark on its debut in Japan in July. The Japanese debut will start with a showcase at Tokyo’s Nippon Budokan arena on July, 20. BLACKPINK ‘s Japanese debut EP, which will include hit tracks like “Playing with Fire” and “Stay”, will then be released on August 9. Jisoo, Jennie Kim, Lisa, and Rose will also
After T.O.P was positive for using marijuana and got arrested, other members of BIGBANG were also tested for marijuana use. After the test came out positive, T.O.P finally admitted using marijuana when previously he denied it. Previously, T.O.P denied smoking marijuana when he was caught smoking one at his house with a female trainee. It was right before his enlistment and when the test was positive, he finally admitted to smoking one. YG Entertainment also reacted to the situation, saying their apology and stated that the artist was regretting of his wrongdoing, Kpopmap reported. About the female trainee caught up smoking marijuana with T.O.P, it turned out to be Han Seo Hee. She was joining “Birth of a Great Star 3” and she couldn’t make it into top 12. Yet, she received many offers from various agencies and she chose one. Her agency said that they had nothing to do with So Hee’s action since her contract was terminated for personal reasons, Soompi reported. It is disappointing for BIGBANG’s fans because previously G-Dragon also caught up using the drug. In YG Entertainment, Park Bom also caught up using drug and fans thought that T.O.P didn’t learn from the two artists.
iKON members just released another dance practice video of their new song “B-DAY.” They were looking really energetic dancing to the choreography with their casual outfits. iKON made their comeback on May 22 when they released a new album “New Kids: Begin.” There are two title tracks on this album, which are “BLING BLING” and “B-DAY” and previously the boys have released the dance practice video for “BLING BLING.” iKON dances seriously to the choreography of “BLING BLING” in black-and-white dance practice video. Different from the previous music video, iKON danced energetically for this “B-DAY” dance practice, AllKpop reported. They were partying together and many viewers liked it so much because of the hype mood of the boys. This comeback is really successful for the boys because after they released their album, they topped the charts in various international countries. After about a day of the release, the album “New Kids: Begin” ranked #1 in Armenia, USA, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, the Philippines, and much more, AllKpop reported. For some other countries like Sweden, Turkey, Russia, and Mexico, iKON’s album was within the top 100, which is a great accomplishment for them. Even though they topped the