Thursday, 31 May 2012
Super Junior’s Yesung lent his voice for the OST of MBC’s new drama “I Do, I Do”.
On May 31st, Yesung released his latest track titled “Her Over Flowers”. The track serves as the theme song for the male lead Park Tae Kang (played by Lee Jang Woo).
The song straightforwardly expresses the feelings of a younger man who is in love with an older woman. Yesung’s charming and smooth vocal is combined with light and cheerful tune to make a nice song.
Wednesday, 30 May 2012
Super Junior’s Yesung will be lending his voice for the OST of MBC’s new drama “I Do, I Do”.
Yesung will release his latest track titled “Her Over Flowers” on May 31. The track will serve as the theme song for the male lead Park Tae Kang (played by Lee Jang Woo) and expresses the emotions of a man for an older girl.
A representative from drama production stated, “We believe the song will emotionally stimulate viewers and add more fun to the drama.
‘I Do, I Do’ tells the tortuous love story of workaholic Hwang Ji Ahn (Kim Sun Ah) and jobless Park Tae Kang (Lee Jang Woo) who loves to show off but romantic. The drama will premiere on May 30th, 2012.
Tuesday, 29 May 2012
Super Junior held its encore concerts from May 26 to 27 at Olympic Park in Bangi-dong, eastern Seoul.
The two performances were an extension of the “Super Show 4” tour, which kicked-off in November and travelled to Osaka, Tokyo, Taipei, Singapore, Macau, Bangkok, Paris, Shanghai and Jakarta as well as an earlier performance in Seoul.
At the repeat performance, the band members dazzled fans anew by taking to the stage with individual solo acts.
“We are performing for two nights, so we should really be conserving our energy, but as per usual, I’ve just let myself go!” said Leeteuk, the group’s leader.
More than 22,000 fans were in attendance at the 3.5 hours shows which were sold-out way ahead of time.
The band is looking to release a new album in the near future and has more international performances on its radar.
By Carla Sunwoo
Source: JoongAng Daily
Super Junior‘s Ryeowook discussed his chubbier past in the recent episode of MBC’s ‘Come to Play’ aired on May 28th.
During the show, Ryeowook shared, “I was a bit chubby when I was young. I weighted a lot like around 181 lbs (82kg). During the holiday when I was eating BBQ, my family told me ‘You should stop eating.’”
Ryeowook also shared his past photos and commented, “I guess I did eat a lot”, giving a bashful smile.
After viewing these photos, viewers commented, “Wow! He looks really different from now!”, “He’s unrecognizable” and “That’s really Ryeowook?”
Monday, 28 May 2012
Terminally Ill American Girl Love for SHINee and Super Junior, Dreams of Visiting Korea to Come True
A 15 year old Donica Streling living in the United States diagnosed with terminal illness has fallen in love with K-Pop and Korean drama two years ago. Donica’s favorite idol groups are SHINee’s Taemin and Super Junior’s Siwon, she also shared that she is the happiest when listening to K-Pop.
A miracle happened to the girl whose dream was to visit Korea to meet K-Pop star. A Canadian businessman hearing her situation gladly decided to support Donica’s family visit to Korea.
This touching story of Donica’s dream to be fulfilled was featured on JTBC on May 25. Donica’s grandmother sobbingly shared during an interview with JTBC, “I believe God is helping us. It was a trip that is unimaginable… We are so thankful for their (Canadian businessmen) support.”
Donica has been ill since 5 years old. Although she wasn’t able to walk from 10 years old and is now beginning to lose her hearing she has not lost hope. In spite of her illness Donica is an honor student at her high school and is popular among her friends.
Donica shared her dream, “I wish to become a child psychologist. I wish to comfort the children that are in pain.” And she showed off her Korean that she studied to show off to her favorite K-Pop star.
Super Junior announced the release of their sixth studio album will take place before leader Leeteukleaves to fulfill his two year military service this year.
Super Junior recently held their world tour ‘Super Show 4’ encore concert on May 26, 27 at Olympic Park Gymnastics Stadium. On the last day Leetuek announced during his performance the group is working on their sixth studio album and is planning to release before he leaves for military service.
Also as Super Junior member Kangin most recently was discharged just last month fans are speculating his return through the sixth studio album this summer. Fans are highly anticipating Super Junior’s and Kangin’s comeback as well.
Super Junior has sold a total of 502,830 copies with ‘Mr. Simple’ until March of this year, marking the group to keep their position as album king for three years in a row. Super Junior’s record of half-million sales is subsequently achieved by Kim Gun Mo’s eighth album ‘Hestory’ in 2003 and TVXQ’s fourth album ‘MIROTIC’ in 2008. Fans are highly anticipating Super Junior’s new album.
Super Junior’s world tour ‘Super Show 4’ encore concert took place at Olympic Park Gymnastics Stadium on May 26 and 27. The last performance on May 27 attendees included BoA and TVXQ as well as SM Entertainment’s new junior artist EXO.
According to fans photo taken at the concert reveal TVXQ’s Yunho and Changmin enjoying the concert along with Super Junior’s fans holding the blue light stick. The duo was to have joined the encore stage as well.
It was reported that SM Entertainment’s founder Lee Soo Man to have attended the concert as well.
Super Junior began their world tour last November holding their performance in 8 countries of Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, China, Thailand, France, and Indonesia. The group tickets have set numerous records of being sold out in the fastest time and became the first K-Pop artist to successfully hold a solo concert in France. Also the group drew in 110,000 fans over two days at Tokyo Dome concert beginning of this month, the group was the fastest K-Pop artist to hold a concert in Tokyo Dome since they began various activities in Japan.
Well if you haven’t drooled enough over Kim Kibum’s body lately with what’s been revealed for his latest drama, tvN’s “I Love Italy” then…here’s more!
On May 26th, more still cuts were revealed of Kibum swimming and it is a WONDERFUL frontal shot of his body and arm muscles.
Kibum is playing ‘Kim Eun Dong’ a 14-year-old boy who turns into the perfect 25-year old man overnight.
After all of these incredible photos of Kibum, I think I have to watch this drama now. How about you? Will you be tuning in to “I Love Italy”?
Due to the recent SMTOWN concert in Anaheim, California, the airport on May 18 and 19 was filled with reporters who all had the same goal: capture the style and fashion of idol groups that are famous worldwide. Of all the idol groups from SM Entertainment, DBSK and Super Junior received the most attention.
Super Junior’s Ryeowook and INFINITE’s Sunggyu will be joining other talented singers in KBS2’s ‘Immortal Song 2’!
On May 28, KBS announced that Ryeowook and Sunggyu recently decided to appear on ‘Immortal Song 2’ as fixed members. The two singers will participate in the filming on June 4 for the Yang Hee Eun special of the show.
Known as the lead vocalists in their respective groups, many are thrilled to know that they are able to showcase their vocal skills on ‘Immortal Song 2’. Ryeowook is known for having a sweet and distinctive vocal who has experience in musicals and DJ-ing.
On the other hand, Sunggyu is the leader and main vocalist of INFINITE. He’s one of the most talented singers of all idol group members. He will be added to the ‘Immortal Song 2’ performers as the youngest, following after Ailee who is also born in 1989.
Ryeowook and Sunggyu’s first performances can be watched on June 16 and 23.
Hallyu group Super Junior has announced that they will be releasing their sixth studio album before leader Leeteuk leaves to serve his two-year military service.
Super Junior recently held their ‘Super Show 4’ encore concert which took place in Seoul Olympic Park Stadium on May 26 and 27. On the last day, Leeteuk surprisingly revealed, “We are working on our sixth studio album which will be released before I leave for military service.”
SM Entertainment confirmed during a telephone conversation with OSEN, “It is true that Super Junior is currently working on their sixth album.”
Super Junior released their fifth album ‘Mr. Simple’ in August 2011. The group has sold a total of 502,830 copies of the album until March of this year, marking the group to keep their position as album king for three years in a row.
Saturday, 26 May 2012
Super handsome ‘Jack of All Trades’, Choi Siwon. Super Junior’s concert is going to be held today and tomorrow! I’ve been invited so many times, but I can’t go! Ah! I want to go! (Drama schedules are so tight.) Sorry Sorry…! Honey City Hall…! I just remembered again. ^^ The time when they had a Taiwanese fan meeting and concert. Also when all the fans danced together. Just remembered it. This photo was taken about 4 years ago? Hehe. Time sure flies. Anyway, Siwon who works hard at everything! Fighting!PS: Through everyone’s love, I wrapped up the press conference for ‘I Do I Do‘ very well! I think there are a lot of photos uploaded. When were they posted? (As expected, Ms Koalas are so fast at everything.) As for now, I thank you deeply from my heart! I am rubbing my eyes while filming! Briefly came on to greet you guys.
Friday, 25 May 2012
Wednesday, 23 May 2012
All the artists appeared next for finale performance of the night. MBLAQ, SISTAR, f(x), KARA, BEAST, Girls’ Generation, Wonder Girls, Super Junior, TVXQ and lastly Tiffany and Taeyeon.
The hosts shared their closing comments, “The’ MBC Korean Music Wave in Google’ concert is now coming to an end. We promise to return with better music and performances in the near future.”
The entire artists performed the Korea traditional song ‘Arirang.’ After the performance Leeteuk shared, "
‘MBC Korean Music Wave in Google’ is taking place at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California. The concert began with 22,000 audience filling up the entire venue with hosts Tiffany and Taeyeon.
All the artists arrived in Mountain View, California.
The entire artists is scheduled to appear on ‘MBC Korean Music Wave in Google,’ here is a photo of the group at the press photo session before the concert.
‘MBC Korean Music Wave in Google’ concert will take place tonight 7PM PDT at the Shoreline Amphitheatre, an outdoor concert venue located in Mountain View, California.
The event was originally planned only for Google employees, however was announced later that the event is available for anyone to participate for free. Tickets have already been sold out in 6 hours after tickets were made available online, showing the high expectations towards the concert.
The star studded guest lists include artists such as TVXQ, Girls' Generation, Super Junior, Wonder Girls, KARA, Beast, MBLAQ, SISTAR, and f(x).