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ASTRO’s Angel Transformation

Reading Time: < 1 minute AROHA, an acronym that means “Astrohearts all fans” (and also means “love” in Māori), first got their name given to them from ASTRO on February 23, 2016 during ASTRO’s debut showcase. The fan base is known by many to be one of kindness and loyalty, and has seen an impressive growth in the past few months after ASTRO’s recent and successful comeback with “All Light,” their first full studio album. Continue readingASTRO’s Angel Transformation

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(G)I-DLE Soojin’s ‘7 Rings’

Reading Time: < 1 minute (G)I-DLE’s Soojin just released a dance cover of Ariana Grande’s popular ‘7 Rings.’ Praised as a sexy dance icon of IDLE, Soojin showed her true sexiness in the song. With her backup dancers, Soojin captures everyone’s gaze with her smooth moves and perfect stare. What do you think of the dance cover? Check out the…Continue reading(G)I-DLE Soojin’s ‘7 Rings’

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SHINee’s Key: The Soldier that Never Ages

Reading Time: 2 minutes Images have surfaced from the training regiment where Key from SHINee has recently been stationed during his basics training in the military, and it seems that this man doesn’t age at all – or better yet, ages backwards! Recently, SHINee’s well-rounded member Key began his mandatory military enlistment and entered into basics training with others…Continue readingSHINee’s Key: The Soldier that Never Ages

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Photographer Rotta has been sentenced to 8 months in prison

Reading Time: < 1 minute Photographer Rotta has been sentenced to 8 months in prison with 80 hours of sexual violence rehab for forced sexual harassment He has also been banned from being employed at child/youth related institutions for 3 yearshttps://t.co/JPSYRtONon pic.twitter.com/RYIX0GEpf0 — mes #TeamPinky (@OH_mes2) April 17, 2019 Photographer Rotta has been sentenced to 8 months in prison with…Continue readingPhotographer Rotta has been sentenced to 8 months in prison

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Vietnamese Rapper In Hot Water Over Lewd Comments About Blackpink

Reading Time: 2 minutes Vietnamese rapper RichChoi is currently in the hot seat with Blinks for lewd comments he made about Blackpink during a rapper battle show. After appearing on rap-battle show DissNeeLand, the rapper shocked the kpop community with his suggestive and inappropriate comments about the girl group, particularly his comments about Blackpink’s vocalist, Jisoo. Despite the rapper…Continue readingVietnamese Rapper In Hot Water Over Lewd Comments About Blackpink

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Blackpink’s Jisoo shows off her hidden talent on The Late Late Show with James Corden

Reading Time: 2 minutes K-pop girl group Blackpink have been taking the world by storm lately, but it turns out one of the band’s members has a very impressive – and unexpected – hidden talent. During an appearance on The Late Late Show With James Corden where they performed their latest single ‘Kill This Love’ this week, Jisoo showed that she’s…Continue readingBlackpink’s Jisoo shows off her hidden talent on The Late Late Show with James Corden

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K-Pop Korea Stories

Celebs Donating to Wildfire Relief

Reading Time: 3 minutes Recently, the wildfires of Gangwon have been causing destruction and damage from anything and everything in their path. So far, there has been at least two deaths and multiple injuries due to these fires, and many have lost everything and are staying in emergency shelters set up in schools and other areas. The fire has…Continue readingCelebs Donating to Wildfire Relief

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Seungri discusses ‘Burning Sun’ controversy in interview

Reading Time: 5 minutes Seungri sat down for an interview with newspaper Chosun Ilbo on March 22 and discussed his recent legal issues and numerous controversies. The former Big Bang member has faced accusations revolving around drug use, the ‘Burning Sun‘ club, procurement of prostitution, and police cover-ups connected to he and Jung Joon Young‘s controversial chatroom. On his intention for the interview, Seungri stated, “Honestly, I…Continue readingSeungri discusses ‘Burning Sun’ controversy in interview

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Jonghyun’s 30th B-Day: Friends & Family Celebrate

Reading Time: 2 minutes Jonghyun’s celebrity friends and members of his family took to social media to show their support for the late singer’s birthday. Sodam, Jonghyun’s older sister, uploaded a cover of his song “Happy Birthday” that she sang herself, complete with a slight change in the lyrics to reflect better upon her brother. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P0VQa9rzzjs&feature=youtu.be It was uploaded…Continue readingJonghyun’s 30th B-Day: Friends & Family Celebrate

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Seungri Denies Allegations Of Prostitution Services And Gambling, Says He Was “Bluffing” + Actual chats from years ago

Reading Time: 3 minutes #Seungri Denies Allegations Of Prostitution Services And Gambling, Says He Was "Bluffing"https://t.co/mMCOapMVqn pic.twitter.com/XiS6sHfxIX — Soompi (@soompi) March 19, 2019 Seungri Denies Allegations Of Prostitution Services And Gambling, Says He Was “Bluffing” Mar 19, 2019 by Y. Shin Seungri has spoken up about his recent controversies through a phone interview with Sisa Journal. On March 19,…Continue readingSeungri Denies Allegations Of Prostitution Services And Gambling, Says He Was “Bluffing” + Actual chats from years ago