There has been some speculations amongst fans that FT Island Lee JaeJin is leaving the group. He recently wrote on his minihompy, “I shall wrap things up for a while”. But his company FNC came out to clarify, “This is ridiculous. He did the concert performance with the group on 23rd Jan. He will be performing with the group as planned for their Asian tour in over 10 cities.”
(ETA: The rumours started last week but Jaejin has clarified on the official fan cafe that they hold no truth.)
Epik High returns to ex-management company
Epik High’s company MapTheSoul had merged with their ex-management company Woollim Entertainment. Epik High has been under WoollimEnt since 2003 but last year they set up their own company MapTheSoul. After which, the 2 companies continue with building relations with each other, and for great synergy, they have decided to merge as 1 company. And the outcome of the merger will be a 7-member boy group Infinite which is set to debut under the directing of Tablo and Mithra.
CN Blue gets ‘cloud fans’ for every fansigning
Newcomer rock band CN Blue has been making topics recently for having ‘cloud fans’ present at every of their fansigning. They had their fansigning at IlSan Lafesta which invited about 200 fans, but 1000 over fans turned up with 800 extra ‘cloud-like’ fans turning up in the end. And for their fansigning on 24th Jan, they had also 2000 over fans present in seoul YeongDeungPo, cramping up the shopping mall space where the fansigning was held.
SG Wannabe Lee Seok Hoon, shows support for Kim JinHo who is down with ankle injury
SG Wannabe Lee SeokHoon takes the stage for colleague Kim JinHo who recently injured his ankle. He will be doing the vocal featuring for rapper Kim JinPyo’s performance for the upcoming filming of KBS Yoo HeeYeol’s Sketchbook on 26th January.