April 24th, 2017

♫ lonely (feat. taeyeon) - mv ♫

source(s): smtown - official youtube

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teasers: 4/184/194/21
other: title track detailsconcert announcementmv teaser

i'll do a listening post later after i ... sleep, lol. the mv was filmed in los angeles. also:
self harm / suicide cw. i'm not sure if it was intentional (because i know that marking tallies is common in korean culture re: events and the tallies were for his age) but just in case, for anyone it may be potentially triggering to!
BTS | Taehyung smile
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BTS Suga To Produce Song for Suran

BTS’s Suga To Compose And Produce For Artist Besides BTS For First Time Ever

Earlier, it was reported that BTS’s Suga would be a producer for another artist’s track and it has since been confirmed that Suga will be composing and producing for artist Suran’s new digital single. This will be Suga’s first venture into producing for another artist besides BTS.

Suga and Suran first met because of Suga’s mixtape “Agust D,” as Suran featured in one of the mixtape’s tracks “So Far Away.” It has been revealed that the track Suga is composing and producing for Suran is an R&B hip-hop track that will emphasize the artist’s unique vocals.

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No tag for Suran?
I love So Far Away so I'm looking forward to this.

Source: dongA via Soompi | Sports Chosun, OSEN via ARMY Base

Tunnel Ep 1-10 Discussion Post

Synopsis: In 1986, Detective Park Kwang Ho desperately tries to catch a serial killer. He chases after the serial killer and goes through a tunnel. On the other side of the tunnel, Detective Park Kwang Ho finds himself in the year 2017. The serial killer has resumed the killings that began 30 years ago. Kwang Ho works with Detective Kim Sun Jae and Professor of Criminal Psychology Shin Jae-Yi to catch the killer.
Cast: Choi Jin Hyuk, Yoon Hyun Min, Lee Yoo Young, Jo Hee Bong
Writer: Lee Eun Mi
Network: OCN
Episodes: 16
Release Date: March 25 - May 21, 2017
Runtime: Sat. & Sun. 22:00

Watch Here: Viki Dramafire

Source: AsianWiki

Omona, are you watching the best currently airing drama? I need more people to talk about this show with!

♫ the collection [story op. 2] listening post! ♫

source(s): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQA40q7660I

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teasers: 4/184/194/21
other: title track detailsconcert announcementmv teasermusic video

it hasn't been uploaded onto spotify yet but it is on apple music, fyi! a note on the songs: lonely, blinking game, let me out and fireplace are the new ones. all the others are older - all from blue night radio minus elevator. he rearranged / redid each other them.

“Show Me the Money 6” To Hold Audition In New York City For The 1st Time

The upcoming season of Mnet’s “Show Me the Money” is drawing more participants than ever before.

For “Show Me the Money 5,” approximately 9,000 people auditioned to have a chance to compete on the show. “Show Me the Money 6,” has over 12,000 people interested in auditioning for the show—the largest applicant pool the show has ever had.

As a result of the huge number of applicants, the first round of auditions in Korea are planned to take place over the course of two days. First round auditions are scheduled to take place on April 29-30 at Samsan World Gymnasium in Incheon.

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source: soompi, naver, gif

I guess the Koreaboos will be worth it, if they find somebody like Flowsik or Killahgramz.
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🏋🏼Weightlifting Fairy couple might be real? Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk dating rumours!!🏋🏼

On April 24, reports stated that Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk are reportedly dating.

The reports stem from online community posts regarding Lee Sung Kyung’s recent Instagram post from a Coldplay concert in Korea. Netizens noted that a man is holding on to Lee Sung Kyung’s ankle in one photo. After comments about speculations concerning the man in the photo, Lee Sung Kyung deleted the photo from her account. Following this, netizens have claimed that the man in question is Nam Joo Hyuk based on the clothes he is wearing.

Reports claim that the pair have been dating for approximately five months after getting closer through filming MBC’s “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo.” The co-stars reportedly became a couple after filming ended.

YG Entertainment has yet to release an official statement regarding the dating reports. The agency has said that they will check with the actors first.

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Source: Soompi via Naver & Newsen, @balloon_wanted (1, 2) via Naver


HiphopKR posts (unofficial) Show Me the Money 6 contestant database

Based on a recent post from Hiphopplaya, English-language news source HiphopKR posted an interactive database of known Show Me the Money 6 contestants that includes profiles and music videos/songs of each artist.

Many of the contestants are returning from previous seasons, including:
  • Geegoin and Boi B (SMTM4/5, members of Rhythm Power)
  • Kasper (SMTM4 and Unpretty Rapstar)
  • Killagramz (SMTM5)
  • Junoflo and Hash Swan (competed against each other on SMTM5)
  • Oltii (SMTM3)

    Other notable contestants include:
  • Changjo (Teen Top)
  • Penomeco (FANXYCHILD member, which means he'll probably choose Dean/Zico team if he gets that far)
  • Punchnello (Club Eskimo member and HIGHGRND artist, another potential Dean/Zico team member)

    Since auditions are still ongoing, the database will continue to be updated until the show airs.

    Source: HiphopKR via Hiphopplaya, hiphopkr instagram
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    Park Hyung Sik Talks About Breaking JTBC’s Record And Being Mistaken For Dating Park Bo Young

    Recently, Park Hyung Sik sat down for an interview where he expressed how he felt wrapping up “Strong Woman Do Bong Soon” and breaking JTBC’s ratings record.

    Park Hyung Sik first talked about the ending of the drama and said, “I felt a lot of pressure at first, but thankfully, the director, Park Bo Young, and the other actors gave me a lot of support and I was able to enjoy filming until the very end. I am so thankful that we were able to receive a lot of love until the end.”

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    What do do you mean by "mistaken"????????????

    source: Soompi, naver, my gif
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    HYUKOH « TOMBOY » MV and « 23 » album listening post

    Hyukoh released they title track TOMBOY after the release of Leather Jacket music video yesterday. Their first full album is also out go check out all 12 tracks below.

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    source: HYUKOH, kpop music2

    this album is SO good! my faves are leather jacket, jesus lived in a motel room and reserved seat. i love the track progression, it's like a journey

    Apink's Naeun to appear in Psy's new music video

    Son Naeun of girl group Apink has become the new "muse" of the globally renowned singer-rapper Psy.

    According to the local music industry on Monday, Son finished filming the music video for Psy's eighth full-length album in Macao earlier this month. The agency has said the new album will hit music stores in May.

    Psy became a global sensation with "Gangnam Style," a music video that got more than 2.8 billion views on YouTube. His other hits include "Gentleman," "Hangover" and "Daddy."

    His music videos have featured female K-pop artists. He worked with HyunA, a former member of the South Korean girl group 4minute, for the "Gangnam Style" video; Gain of Brown Eyed Girls for "Gentleman"; and CL, leader of the now-disbanded group 2NE1, and actress Ha Ji-won for "Daddy."

    Yonhap News

    Queen BoA will drop a new single next week

    Pop singer BoA will release her new song "Spring Rain" next week, her management agency said Monday. S.M. Entertainment said that "Spring Rain" will be out on Friday, next week, as the fifth runner of the season 2 of the agency's weekly digital music release project "Station."

    Composed by Kenzie, who have collaborated with the singer on such songs as "My Name," "Garden in the Air" and "Moto," the R&B number features sensual lyrics about extreme emotions of love and hatred.

    BoA is scheduled to hold a solo concert "BoA The Live in Billboard Live" in Tokyo from May 11-12. She currently is the emcee of season 2 of cable music channel Mnet's audition program "Produce 101."

    Yonhap News

    this is your weekly lay post feat. his co-workers (MEDIA HEAVY)

    Hello, this is a Lay post because we all need more Lay in our life. As a bonus I added some EXO to avoid a overdose. Let's see what our fave future exodus member has been up to in the past days.

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    sources: twitter xingpark 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, youtube namja onetwofour, layshands 1, 2, chaumet, MoreFormsMedia, CBC

    Yoon Mirae & BTOB's Yook Sungjae Announced as Sprite's New CF Models

    Coca-Cola’s cider brand, Sprite has announced their refreshing CF models who will help cool down the hot and heavy summer.

    Yook Sungjae, bringing his dancing, singing, and acting skills to the stage, is a trendy and youthful idol popular among the younger generation. Yoon Mirae, with her unrivaled vocal prowess and stage charisma, is a girl-crush female rapper and a “musician’s musician”.

    With their distinct charms, girl-crush rapper, Yoon Mirae and hot male idol, Yook Sungjae give off a refreshing feeling in the heat of summer through their music.

    Coca-Cola’s representative said, “Every year we’ve chosen ‘hot’ male and female models to represent Sprite but this year we’re testing out new terrain with Yook Sungjae and Yoon Mirae, with both coming from different generations and music styles, in order to showcase Sprite’s refreshing qualities."

    Source: Naver (& paraphrased by me. I swear I'm no corporate shill)

    Do you drink soda/pop/soft drinks? Favorite brand?
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    🏋🏼Dreams come true! YG confirms Nam Joo Hyuk❤︎Lee Sung Kyung!🏋🏼

    Actors Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk have confirmed their relationship!

    On April 24, following reports about the former co-stars and good friends dating, a source from YG Entertainment confirmed the news and stated, “After checking with Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk, they confirmed that after being close friends since their modeling days, the pair recently developed romantic feelings for one another and are dating well now.”

    The couple has a four-year age gap as Lee Sung Kyung was born in 1990 while Nam Joo Hyuk was born in 1994. Furthermore, they are label mates under YG Entertainment.

    Congratulations to the new couple!

    Source: Soompi via Naver (also Starnews and JTBC)