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  1. Move over K-Pop: desperately seeking an international cultural icon made in Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 9 | South China Morning Post

    Kam Kwok-leung keeps his finger on the pulse. The media veteran, dubbed godfather of Hong Kong's creative culture, is often seen dressed to the nines at glamorous film premieres and parties, and has his own theories about the fate of the city.


  2. [Herald Interview] American concert booker Tom Windish talks finding talent in Korean music sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 9 | Korea Herald

    The annual MU:CON Seoul is an internationally collaborated music marketing event consisting of showcasing and expanding the networking systems of up-and-coming local Korean artists. Inviting along some of the global music world's most influential figures in the field of recording, producing and promoting, this year's conference may have held the key for a select few Korean artists to make their big break overseas.


  3. Only here because of T.O.P.' Hong Kong K-pop fans throng art auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 4 | South China Morning Post

    Big Bang singer's role as co-curator generates unprecedented interest in Sotheby's #TTTOP sale - even though 28-year-old was only there in spirit, having flown out a day earlier - with schoolgirls queueing to get in Auction houses worldwide are keen to shed their fusty image and get the younger generation interested in collecting, so getting a K-pop superstar to co-curate an art sale on was a strategic move by Sotheby's Hong Kong. T.O.P., a 28-year-old rapper whose real name is Choi Seung-hyun, is a member of Big Bang, Asia's biggest-selling pop group.


  4. K-Drama weekly update: 10-02-16Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 2 | West Hawaii Today

    ... More shows are scheduled in Singapore today, and Bangkok (Oct 29-30). Unlike the traditional concerts, the '2016 BIGBANG MADE [V.I.P] Tour' offers fans an interactive and unforgettable "fan meeting" experience with live engagements, games, and mini ...


  5. Big Bang's VIP tour in isles offers 'fan meeting' eventRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 2 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Korea's iconic K-pop group Big Bang will be coming to Hawaii for its VIP tour on Oct. 22 at the Neil Blaisdell Center. Read More


  6. K-pop star T.O.P. curates #TTTOP, a Sotheby's auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 28 | CNN

    His photos speak widely of a developed interest in art and design -- a quick glance sees T.O.P. posing in tribute to a lanky Alberto Giacometti sculpture , lounging in a metallic chair by Ron Arad and palling around with the likes of Takashi Murakami . Korean Pop star T.O.P. has teamed up with Sotheby's to curate an art auction entitled #TTTOP.


  7. Best Cleansing Tips From Korean CelebritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 28 | Teen Vogue

    Fall is in full swing, which means that your skincare routine needs a seasonal upgrade. This is the perfect time to trade your summer complexion woes in for a fresh fall glow.


  8. YG threatens legal action after hacking ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Korea Herald

    YG Entertainment will take legal action against the hacker who leaked private photos of singer-rapper G-Dragon to the public, the agency said Wednesday. "G-Dragon's private account was hacked and he became the target of privacy infringement," the agency said in a statement.


  9. T.O.P of Big Bang to Host Charity AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    T.O.P of K-pop boy band Big Bang has been invited to curate a charity auction held by Sotheby's in Hong Kong on Oct. 3. He himself selected 28 pieces of art to be put on sale at the auction, dubbed "#TTTOP." He revealed his wide knowledge of art at a press event in Seoul on Monday.


  10. Big Bang's T.O.P to take part in Sotheby's charity auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Korea Herald

    ... in the event and for the confidence that Sotheby's has given to me even though I'm just a young art collector." The BigBang rapper will present an art collection labeled "#TTTOP," on Oct. 3 in Hong Kong. More than 25 pieces worth $11.5 million from ...


  11. [V Report] Gain back with smoky eyelinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Brown Eyed Girls' Gain is back again with her trademark smoky eyeliner. On a live broadcast through the Naver V app Friday, she introduced her new single, "Carnival ," opting to use less makeup on the stage for her new concept.


  12. South Korea's secret weapon against North Korea? K-pop band Big BangRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2016 |

    It's an apt name for a track that's part of a propaganda playlist, which the South Korean government has blasted over the Demilitarized Zone to taunt their neighbors and make North Koreans curious about the south. For Big Bang, the K-pop megaband behind the 2015 hit, their song being used as a weapon in political warfare is just another sign of their swelling fame - and a chance to win fans in the world's most reclusive state.


  13. G-Dragon Draws Chinese Crowds to Clothing StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    The flagship store of clothing brand 8 Seconds in Seoul's shopping district of Myeong-dong was teeming with Chinese tourists on Monday who had come all the way to buy hats and T-shirts branded boy band rapper G-Dragon. G-Dragon, of BigBang, was tapped as a new model for the brand in August, and daily sales in the Myeong-dong store soared to W200 million ahead of Big Bang's 10th-anniversary concert on Aug. 20 .


  14. Boy band BigBang to appear on CNN talk showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | Korea Herald

    South Korean boy band BigBang will appear on the U.S. cable news network CNN later this week to talk about their past and future as a 10-year-old group, their management agency said Monday. BigBang's five members -- G-Dragon, Taeyang, T.O.P., Daesung, and Seungri -- filmed an interview with CNN's Seoul correspondent Paula Hancocks last month to discuss their 10th anniversary and their journey to becoming South Korea's top K-pop stars, according to YG Entertainment.


  15. Hong Kong millennials, fans of K-pop and KTV, are big on Korean street fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    City's fascination with all things Korean is behind the interest in Korean fashion, which has a reputation for good styling, quality and fit, and is priced competitively A flock of young women is gathered inside Stylenanda, one of the more popular fashion stores in Hong Kong selling clothes and accessories made and designed in South Korea. These young women, the majority in their late teens and early 20s, are the biggest buyers of Korean street fashion in Hong Kong.


  16. Manhattan Bridges part 1.4Read the original story

    Aug 27, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... "Policy of Truth". It was also used as cover art for their following song "World in My Eyes". The Korean group BIGBANG filmed their "Bad Boy" music video on and around the bridge in 2012. Finally, Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Susan McKeown's ...


  17. Big Bang Celebrates 10 Years in ShowbizRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    Pop boy band Big Bang held a sold-out 10th anniversary concert on Saturday at Seoul World Cup Stadium in northwestern Seoul. YG Entertainment, which manages Big Bang, issued an additional 5,000 tickets after the initial 60,000 were all snapped up in advance, but those, too, sold out fast.


  18. G-Dragon Donates Money to UN Refugee Agency on His BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    Dragon of boy band Big Bang made a donation to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees to mark his birthday. He donated W81.8 million on his birthday, Aug. 18 .


  19. SK Telecom Launches 'Uo Smart Beam Laser NX Bigbang 10 Edition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The projector can also work as a stand-alone device through its built-in micro SD slot and control buttons SK Telecom today launched its latest pico projector named 'UO Smart Beam Laser NX BIGBANG 10 Edition as the result of a collaboration project between SK Telecom and YG Entertainment, one of the largest entertainment companies in Korea, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of BIGBANG*. Through the application of a hybrid light source comprised of laser and LED, BIGBANG 10 Edition offers a brightness of 200 lumens and a native resolution of 1280 X 720, thus allowing users to experience rich, vibrant colors and a stunning resolution.


  20. CL to release first US singleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Management agency YG Entertainment unveiled the artist behind the mysterious teaser image asking "Who's next?" released on Tuesday. After a lot of speculation from fans online, YG announced on Wednesday that singer-songwriter and member of K-pop girl group 2NE1 Lee Chae-rin -- better known by her stage name CL -- will be releasing her first US single "Lifted" on Aug. 19. Since making her first broadcast debut at SBS' year-end music program "Gayo Daejeon" in 2007, she has garnered a global following, gaining the attention of American talent manager Scooter Braun who represents global pop idols like Justin Bieber.