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YG cancels tickets sold in error for Winner’s Cross tour in Seoul, K-ICs furious!

Reading Time: < 1 minute Another mishap by YG Entertainment has been brought into the spotlight, this time affecting Korean Winner, fans a.k.a. K-Inner Circles. Winner will be holding a concert in KSPO Dome on October 26th & 27th, and fanclub pre-sales for the tickets opened recently. It seems some tickets were made available in error. KICs who purchased these…

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K-Pop Group

TREASURE 13’s plans to debut have reportedly been put on hold

Reading Time: < 1 minute Treasure 13 will not debut this July, according to a recent report. The 13-member boy group, formed during YG Entertainment’s survival show Treasure Box (2018), was expected to make their highly anticipated debut in 2019 between May and July, but these plans have been put on hold. Yang Hyun-suk was originally in charge of preparing…

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Korea Featured Stories

Founder Yang Hyun-suk and CEO Yang Min-suk resign from YG Entertainment

Reading Time: < 1 minute Earlier today, Yang Hyun-suk announced that he has stepped down from positions he held within YG Entertainment. As the original founder of YG Entertainment in 1996, Yang Hyun-suk brought an end to his 23 years working in the company. His brother, the longtime CEO Yang Min-suk, also resigned from his position soon after. Their resignations…

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Group Stories

[UPDATE] Blinks allege Shopee Phillippines contest was a scam, #SHOPEESCAM trends worldwide

Reading Time: 2 minutes UPDATE: Shopee has released a statement on Twitter in response to the fan uproar. While Shopee may have hoped this would placate the masses, the majority seem to believe it wasn’t enough, with commenters calling on the retailer to issue refunds to those affected. Many comments also expressed intentions to switch to rival retailer Lazada.…

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Music K-Hip-Hop Solo

First Generation Idol Eun Jiwon will soon have his first solo release under YG Entertainment

Reading Time: < 1 minute The leader of first generation Idol Group SECHSKIES and famous variety show personality EUN JIWON will release his first solo album under YG ENTERTAINMENT on June 27th. The album has been announced and is called G1 which is one of EUN JIWON’s nicknames. He hasn’t released a single or an album since “Trauma” in 2015…

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Group Stories

Blackpink surpassed 27k sales in one hour! (Update)

Reading Time: < 1 minute BLACKPINK (블랙핑크) consists of 4 members: Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa. The band debuted on August 8th, 2016 under YG Entertainment. On October 23, 2018, BLACKPINK has officially signed with the U.S. label Interscope Records.