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2013 revenue from SM, YG, and JYP Entertainment revealed

2013 revenue from SM, YG, and JYP Entertainment revealed

According to the business reports sent to the Financial Supervisory Service from the big three entertainment companies of K-Pop, SM, YG, and JYP Entertainment, SM Entertainment came out on top with the most revenue last year.

Last year, SM Entertainment made 270 billion won (~ $260 million USD), which is almost twice the revenue compared to two years prior in 2011, 140 billion won (~ $140 million USD). Meanwhile, YG made 120 billion won (~ $110 million USD), which is a 49% increase from 2011 when they posted revenue of 78 billion won (~ $76 million USD). ...

"Wish - 2013" Lee Re, Best Actress at BIFF

"Wish - 2013" Lee Re, Best Actress at BIFF

Actress Lee Re from the movie “Wish – 2013” received The Best Actress Award at the 4th Beijing International Film Festival.

Lee Re is the only Korean actress to have won an award this day. However, she wasn’t at the ceremony.

Lee Re left a good impression as a kid actress in the movie “Wish – 2013“. Director Lee Joon-ik created a movie about a rape victim played by Lee Re and her family including Seol Kyeong-gu, Eom Ji-won and Kim Hae-sook. ...

“Their Perfect Day” 2013 drew the empathy of upper-middle class women in their 30s

“Their Perfect Day” 2013 drew the empathy of upper-middle class women in their 30s

(Photo : KBS)

“Their Perfect Day” drew the empathy of housewives.

On the KBS2TV 4-part special “Their Perfect Day” (script Kim Hyun Jung, producer Lee Won Ik) broadcast on April 14th, the drama picked at the bribing of Gangnam mothers, bullying, private institute problems.

On this episode, Soo Ah (played by Song Sun Mi) who was a working mom bravely resigned and joined the Gangnam mom crew. She had admitted her daughter into a luxurious kindergarten in Gangnam.

However, it wasn”t easy to be a Gangnam mom. The price of materials, supplies, and uniform was about 2000. This wasn”t all. Mi Bok (played by Byun Jung Soo), Hye Joo (played by Kim Se Ah) and Kyung Wha (played by Shin Dong Mi) said they needed to give a luxury bag to the teacher and forced Soo Ah to give 200. Soo Ah was pressured to say yes. She was now an edu-pour....

Wassup to perform at '2013-2014 KB Kookmin Card Pro Basketball Awards'

Wassup to perform at '2013-2014 KB Kookmin Card Pro Basketball Awards'


Wassup

is going to perform with the professional basketball players at ‘2013-2014 KB Kookmin Card Pro Basketball Awards‘ which will end the basketball season.
Wassup will perform ‘Nom Nom Nom‘ with the basketball players like Doo Kyungmin, Park Jaehyun, Han Hobin, Kim Sangyu, Chang Minguk, Jeon Sunghyun, Lee Jaedo, and many more.

The agency of Wassup said, “Expect a very fantastic performance from Wassup and the players. We are hoping for your love and support for their preparation and performance though they only have short practice time.”
‘2013-2014 KB Kookmin Card Pro Basketball Awards’ will be held on April 14th at Jamsil Student Gymnasium.
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J.Y. Park named as the highest-paid composer in royalties for 2013

J.Y. Park named as the highest-paid composer in royalties for 2013

J.Y. Park was listed as the highest-paid composer in royalties for 2013, which was his third consecutive year at #1.

According to the Korea Music Copyright Association‘s ’2013 Total Composer Revenue’, J.Y. Park was determined to be the composer with the highest total royalties for the third consecutive year. Although the exact income was not disclosed, it is estimated that J.Y. Park earned well over 1 billion KRW (~$1 million USD) in royalties this past year.

J.Y. Park has close to 50 #1 hit songs in his music bank including songs he wrote for his former and current JYPE artists Rain, Wonder Girls, 2AM, 2PM, miss A, GOT7, as well as overseas artists including SMAP (Japan), F4 and Jacky Cheung (China), Will Smith, Mase, and Cassie (U.S.), just to name a few....

BEAST to Release a 2009-2013 Compilation, “BEAST Works”

BEAST to Release a 2009-2013 Compilation, “BEAST Works”

BEAST will be releasing a best hits and clips collection called “BEAST Works” for 2009-2013! The group just revealed a teaser for the new compilation on YouTube, featuring clips from their biggest hits such as “Bad Girl” (2009), “Beautiful” (2010), “Beautiful Night” (2012), and “Shadow” (2013).

“BEAST Works 2009-2013″ will be a 2CD limited edition, with both group and solo songs, and will be released on April 2. ...

CNBLUE’s “I’m Sorry” Is One of 2013′s Most Loved Songs in Taiwan

CNBLUE’s “I’m Sorry” Is One of 2013′s Most Loved Songs in Taiwan

Idol band CNBLUE‘s “I’m Sorry” has been confirmed as the most loved Korean song in Taiwan last year.

According to an announcement made by FNC Entertainment on March 26, Taiwanese ranking show Hit FM recently revealed the top 100 favorite songs on 2013. CNBLUE confirmed their popularity by landing on the sixth spot on the list.

Out of the 100 most played tracks, 54 songs are sung in Chinese, 18 tracks are from Indonesia, and the rest are from various countries. A total of 17 Korean songs made it to the list, and CNBLUE’s “I’m Sorry” ranked the highest among them. ...

Taiwan Chooses CN Blue’s ‘I’m Sorry’ as the Most Loved Korean Song in 2013

Taiwan Chooses CN Blue’s ‘I’m Sorry’ as the Most Loved Korean Song in 2013

CN Blue’s I’m Sorry ranked as the most loved Korean song in Taiwan in 2013.

According to Taiwanese radio music program called Hit FM, CN Blue’s I’m Sorry ranked number six on the 100 songs single chart in 2013.

Out of the 100 songs, 54 were Chinese songs, 18 were international pop and 17 were Korean songs.

Out of all 17 Korean songs, I’m Sorry composed by CN Blue Jung Yong Hwa ranked the highest on the chart.

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Taiwan Radio Program Hit FM Reveals CNBLUE 'I'm Sorry' To Be Most Loved K-Pop Song For 2013

Taiwan Radio Program Hit FM Reveals CNBLUE 'I'm Sorry' To Be Most Loved K-Pop Song For 2013

Band CNBLUE”s song, “I”m Sorry,” was chosen as the most loved K-pop song in 2013 in Taiwan.

On March 26, FNC Entertainment stated that Taiwan radio program, Hit FM, revealed that CNBLUE”s song, “I”m Sorry” was ranked number 6 on the 2013 100 Song Single Chart with Chinese and pop songs combined.

This chart had 54 Chinese songs, 18 international songs and 17 Korean songs.

Out of the 17 Korean songs, CNBLUE”s song had the highest ranking and gained much interest in Taiwan....

Orange Caramel’s Nana lands 2nd on TC Candler's 100 list of Most Beautiful Faces of 2013!

Orange Caramel’s Nana lands 2nd on TC Candler's 100 list of Most Beautiful Faces of 2013!

Many Koreans made it on TC Candler‘s 100 list of Most Beautiful Faces of 2013.

Orange Caramel’s Nana landed on the highest spot for the Koreans. She ranked second to the winner, Marion Cotillard.

The others who made on the list were:

9. Taeyeon
14. Suzy Bae
20. Jessica Jung
24. Song Hye-kyo
34. Go Ara
39. IU
43. Gianna Jun
63. Lizzy
66. Sooyoung
71. Yoona
75. Jaekyung
82. E-Young
94. Woori...

Orange Caramel’s Nana ranked 2nd in TC Candler’s list of “Top 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2013”

Orange Caramel’s Nana ranked 2nd in TC Candler’s list of “Top 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2013”

Orange Caramel’s Nana ranked 2nd in TC Candler’s list of “Top 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2013”

Orange Caramel’s Nana has been listed as the second most beautiful woman in the world.

On TC Candler’s list of “The 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2013”, Nana ranked 2nd, making her the first ever Korean celebrity to be ranked 2nd most beautiful on the list.

Following Nana, Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon and Jessica ranked 9th and 20th respectively, and Miss A’s Suzy ranked 14th. ...

Big Bang’s ‘BIGBANG JAPAN DOME TOUR 2013~2014′ rank #1 on the Oricon Daily DVD charts

Big Bang’s ‘BIGBANG JAPAN DOME TOUR 2013~2014′ rank #1 on the Oricon Daily DVD charts

Big Bang”s six-dome Japanese tour DVD charted at #1 on the Oricon Daily DVD charts!

 

The 2013 Highest Rated KDramas

The 2013 Highest Rated KDramas

Here is the list of the 2013 KDramas with best ratings! Let’s see!

In first place for 2013 was the KBS 2TV drama “My Daughter Seo Young. ” It was the drama with the highest viewer ratings this year, according to Nielsen Korea, earning average ratings of 40.7 percent between Sept. 2012 and March 2013. The 50-episode drama, starring Lee Bo Young, Lee Sang Yoon, Park Hae Jin and Chun Ho Jin, focused on the broken relationship between Seo Young and her father....

CNBLUE '2013 ONE MORE TIME' DVD Tops Japan Oricon DVD Chart

CNBLUE '2013 ONE MORE TIME' DVD Tops Japan Oricon DVD Chart

Band CNBLUE”s all-live DVD has been gaining much attention.

Japan Tower Records revealed that their 2013 arena tour “ONE MORE TIME” DVD has ranked number 1 in the first week of its release.

This DVD was released on March 5 and also ranked number 1 on the Oricon weekly chart as well.

Last November and December, CNBLUE held their “ONE MORE TIME” second Japan arena tour and visited 5 cities and met with 100,000 fans.

This DVD in particular highlights their performance from December 19 in Nagoya....

Swings and Bumkey Win “HIPHOPPLAYA Awards 2013” Artists of the Year

Swings and Bumkey Win “HIPHOPPLAYA Awards 2013” Artists of the Year

Hip hop artists Swings and Bumkey, both Brand New Music artists, have been selected as the “HIPHOPPLAYA Awards 2013Artist of the Year and R&B Artist of the Year, respectively.

HIPHOPPLAYA is an online hip hop community site supported by hip hop enthusiasts and has played a pivotal role in the development of the Korean hip hop scene for a long time. Unlike regular award ceremonies, the “HIPHOPPLAYA Awards” differentiates itself by handing over judging authority over to hardcore music fans. ...

Big Bang release official videos from Japanese Dome Tour 2013-2014

Big Bang release official videos from Japanese Dome Tour 2013-2014

Big Bang let you relive the moments of their awesome performances from their Japanese Dome Tour 2013-2014.

The live concert performances were uploaded to their official Youtube channel. You could watch the members’ solo and group stages and reminisce about the show.

Watch the videos below:

Lim Kim Receives Four 2013 Rookie of the Year Awards

Lim Kim Receives Four 2013 Rookie of the Year Awards

(Photo : Naver) Singer Lim Kim dominated the Rookie of the Year Awards with her album, Goodbye 20. After her debut through Mnet”s “Superstar K3″ in 2011, Lim Kim signed with Yoon Jong Shin”s MYSTIC89, releasing her first mini album A Voice last summer. The title song for this album, “All Right”, topped music charts. Her first album Goodbye 20 earned Lim Kim the Rookie of the Year Award in four different music awards, making her the most watched-after rookie of the year. Lim Kim”s four awards were in the 2013 Melon Music Awards, The 28th Annual Golden Disc Awards, The 23rd Annual Seoul Music Awards, and The 3rd Annual Gaon Chart K-POP Awards. Lim Kim also received the award for Best Ballad Artist in the Korean Entertainment Awards and earned herself nominations in three awards: Rookie of the Year, Best Pop Album, Best Pop Song. Meanwhile, Lim Kim released digital single “Talk to Me” with Do Dae Yoon as duo Togeworl last Februrary. ...

 Myx TV’s Broadcast of the Soompi Awards 2013 Now Available Online

Myx TV’s Broadcast of the Soompi Awards 2013 Now Available Online

Following the live broadcast of the Soompi Awards 2013 on Myx TV this week, the full show is now available online for fans around the world!

Featuring appearances by G-Dragon, EXO, SHINee, 2NE1, Ailee, B.A.P, Changmin (2AM), Block B and BTS, this broadcast was a special extended version of our awards video. ...

 G-Dragon, EXO, 2NE1 and More Thank Fans for Soompi Awards 2013

G-Dragon, EXO, 2NE1 and More Thank Fans for Soompi Awards 2013

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This is the moment K-Pop fans all around the world have been waiting for – the results of the 9th annual 2013 Soompi Awards!

Sponsored by the mobile application LINE, the Soompi Awards is bigger than ever with more votes, more awards, and more stars! From Artist of the Year to Best Fandom, we are proud to honor the top artists in K-Pop, as well as you, the fans.

K-Pop music continued to grow in 2013, and has become the leading genre in Asia and a force around the world. Many artists have expanded their fan base internationally with concerts and fan meetings, and Soompi has been working hard to help bring the artists closer to you through events like this. ...