K-ENTERTAINMENT K-EVENTS 

Kang Daniel Will Make A Stop In Manila For His World Tour This October!

Korean superstar Kang Daniel has confirmed the Asia route of his World Tour following the concerts in Seoul and Japan. Konnect Entertainment has announced the seven cities tour including Manila, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Taipei, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Macau. “KANG DANIEL <FIRST PARADE> TOUR IN ASIA will start in MANILA on October 22, 2022, at the New Frontier Theater. Tickets will go on sale on October 1, 10 AM via TicketNet.com.ph and all TicketNet outlets nationwide. Presented by Konnect Entertainment, Genie Music, and promoted by Wilbros Live. Last month, Kang…

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K-ENTERTAINMENT 

SORN Is Back With “Nirvana Girl”

Today, multi-talented pop singer SORN returns with her latest single “Nirvana Girl” via WILD Group/Universal Music Singapore. Empowering and catchy, “Nirvana Girl” is SORN’s fourth digital single. It is her swan song as she navigates her new journey of self-discovery. With lyrics that allude to the spiritual in her pursuit of freedom and enlightenment, Sorn describes the meaning of “Nirvana Girl” as shaking off the labels she used to let define her and learning to become the most authentic version of herself. “Nirvana Girl” features SORN’s former K-Pop girl group…

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K-TRENDS 

6 K-Pop Memes That Went Viral Outside The Community

 The K-Pop community isn’t just about stanning and idolizing these stars! The amount of witty fan accounts on Twitter has sure given birth to many memes that truly made us laugh! Below are some of the best meme in K-Pop that has reached outside the community!  The Iconic Legs of BLACKPINK’s Lisa Thanks to Twitter’s layout, it worked! Screencapped from a dance performance video where Lisa flaunts her long legs in incredible thigh-high boots. Twitter users cropped BLACKPINK‘s member torso leaving the legs to make them “work.” Huge personalities joined…

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K-EVENTS 

Our NCT127 Wishlist: 5 Things We Want From ‘The Link’ in Manila

Finally, the long wait is over. Filipino NCTzens and NCT127 will be making a night their most memorable yet with their first-ever solo concert in the country. Tickets to ‘NEO CITY : THE LINK’ Tour in Manila sell out in just 2 hours; proving the excitement and love of Filipino fans. The show is happening on September 4, 2022, at the Mall of Asia Arena. While there are still a few days till the big day, we can’t help but wonder what amazing surprises await the Filipino NCTzens. Here are…

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K-TRENDS 

These 6 K-Pop Groups Almost Debuted With Different Names

Just like a product, K-Pop group’s names are part of the whole branding of the musical brand. It reflects the genre the group is going for as well as the image of the members. Check out the K-Pop groups who almost debuted with different names! GFRIEND Before landing the name GFRIEND the girls almost debuted under the name ‘World Peace,’ ‘Guardian Angel,’ and ‘Hug Hug.’ SISTAR SISTAR is a unique name for a girl group but the summer queens’ almost got ‘Diri Diri Dara Dara Duru Duru Bop’ as their…

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NEWS 

Physical or Digital Fame; Which Is More Important in K-Pop?

In a day and age where we rarely see and hear the word “CD”, the South Korean music industry changes the game with its high sales. While the rest of the world has moved on from using compact disks aka CDs, South Korea has not! According to the “Hanteo Global K-Pop Report: 2021 Semi-annual Summary” released in July 2021 by Hanteo Global, which runs the album sales tracker Hanteo Chart, CD sales in the country increased 34.25 percent during the first half of 2021 compared to the same period in…

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NEWS 

YG Entertainment Addresses Jennie And V’s Dating Rumors

YG Entertainment briefly comments about BTS‘ V and BLACKPINK Jennie’s second dating rumors. In May, the two Global Pop Stars were caught up in dating rumors after a photo taken in Jeju Island resembling the idols went viral on social media. on online communities.  Jennie and V have been swept up in dating rumors again due to a photo posted of a man receiving hair styling and a woman taking a picture of it with her cell phone circulated in several online communities on August 23. The people in the…

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K-LIFESTYLE K-TRENDS 

Top Korean Stars Who Chose To Live With Their Parents Despite Being Successful

While leaving the parents’ home is common in Western culture, it is incredibly normal in Asia to remain with them until you have your own kids. South Korea has seen an increase of young professionals who live alone over the last decade, and as a result of this developing trend, TV shows like MBC’s I Live Alone have been a major hit! However, these few Korean superstars choose to live with their families. Look at them down below! Kim Joong Kook  Thanks to the television program My Little Old Boy,…

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K-LIFESTYLE K-TRENDS 

How Were K-Pop Fans Like During The 90s?

We fell into the K-Pop black hole thanks to the internet. All updates and happenings are just a click away, creating a stronger bond between fans and idols. But have you ever wondered what it was like to be a fan in the 1990s? How were comebacks announced? How is communication among fans maintained? Let’s go back in time and see what it was like to be a K-Pop fan in the 1990s!   Before lightsticks there were: Lightstick became a thing only after BIGBANG introduced it to the K-Pop…

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NEWS 

SBS News Reports Philippine Show’s Insensitive Actions

Tropang LOL, a Philippine noontime program, makes it to the SBS news for a contentious episode. On August 12, a comedian was asked whether K-Pop groups postponed their concert after the death of one of the members in one of the show’s segments. Super Junior, SEVENTEEN, GOT7, and SHINee were the options. Because he admitted that he is unfamiliar with K-Pop, the comedian resorted to using the lifeline option and asking the show’s hosts for help. When asked for their responses, the hosts tapped their feet to the background music.…

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