Tag Archives: South Korea

SHINee and SF9’s popularity contest begins on October 5th

Let the music games begin… I’m shocked that my favorite K-Pop group SHINee is planning to compete against newbies SF9 next month! The veterans and rookies have already started their album teasers. (which are both fabulous) October 5th will either … Continue reading

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EXO is Coming to the Rosemont Theatre on Feb. 19

SM Entertainment is bringing one of their hottest boy groups to the Midwest this winter! We finally know where EXO will hold their EXO’luXion North America tour in the Chicago area. It will be in the famous Rostmont Theatre. Check out … Continue reading

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7 Questions with Hallyu Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Nadezhda Hope

Hallyu Magazine began to make its mark in the South Korean entertainment industry in 2011. After being scouted by them the same year, I have followed the emerging publication ever since. I may not be an official member of the … Continue reading

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Should We Accept Kim Hyun Joong’s Apology?

Actor and singer Kim Hyun Joong recently sent out a formal written apology to his ex-girlfriend regarding the domestic violence case against him. He admitted to inflicting physical and psychological pain on the person he loved for two years. Hyun … Continue reading

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Jackie Robinson West and South Korea are Pride of 2014 Little League World Series

My hometown and my friends from abroad went head to head in the best baseball game of the season today. Jackie Robinson West brought pride back to Chicago that hasn’t been seen since President Obama was re-elected President of the … Continue reading

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Wednesday Flashback – K-Pop in America Poll

A year before Psy took the world by storm with his “Gangnam Style“, BTSCelebs conducted a little poll called Do you want to see a regular Kpop feature in People, UsWeekly, JustJared, etc?  This was off the heels of BTSCelebsCEO covering … Continue reading

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Arirang TV Hits DIRECTV

Today, Arirang‘s Korea Today program tweeted, “:) Arirang TV to launch on DIRECTV~! Meet Korea at home in the USA~!” All rights to the video and quote belongs to Arirang World. 

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Eye Opening Fashion for Spring 2013

South Korea is getting a head start! Chosun shared an image of models wearing the upcoming styles for next season. Prints, stripes and bright neon colors are all making a comeback. If you love colored pencils and pastel Easter eggs…. … Continue reading

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POPSEOUL founder, Jemi Choi, to Launch New Site

Have you been anticipating POPSEOUL’s return? POPSEOUL.com disappeared off the K-pop map in September of 2011. Since then, readers have continued to flock to the once popular South Korean entertainment news and gossip website that hit the online airwaves in … Continue reading

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K-entertainment Companies Are One Of The Hardest Puzzles To Solve!

Do you want to contact your favorite celebrity for an interview or *cough cough* an article for your website? Well, remember everyone is not who they appear to be! My experience with K- companies is a very sordid one. However, I won’ … Continue reading

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