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Our latest and most important updates and developments in the K-Pop industry articles. These updates may include new releases and performances by K-Pop artists, announcements of new tours and projects, and updates on the personal lives of K-Pop artists.

Classic ‘Initial D’ Eurobeat track ‘Gamble Rumble’ covered by legends Dave Rodgers and motsu in dream collaboration – out now!

Causing fierce tremors in the world of dance and Eurobeat, a dream collaboration has resulted in the February 13th digital release of ‘Gamble Rumble feat. motsu’ by Dave Rodgers. ‘Gamble Rumble’ is a classic hit by m.o.v.e, who...
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BE:FIRST Releases Their First-of-the-Year Digital Single, ‘Boom Boom Back’

After the remarkable achievements in 2022, which includes officially debuting as a group, music chart topping hits, as well as performances at prestigious events from the likes of 2022 Asia Artist Awards, the 65th annual The Japan Record...
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Himchan’s 10-Month Sentence Upheld

On February 9, 2023, the Seoul Central District Court heard former B.A.P member Kim Himchan’s appeal stemming from a 2018 sexual assault case. Kim, who was initially sentenced to 10 months in prison and 40 hours of sexual violence education...
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Actor Yoo Ah-in Wrapped Up in Drug Controversy

South Korean actor Yoo Ah-in’s currently being investigated for illegal propofol use. On February 8, 2023, TV Chosun’s News9 revealed a top actor has been under investigation for alleged propofol usage. Before the report, Seoul...
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LEE JIN HYUK’s solo concert “2023 LEE JIN HYUK LIVE CONCERT [4eVer] will begin on February 11th.

On the 11th, singer LEE JIN HYUK’s solo concert “2023 LEE JIN HYUK LIVE CONCERT ” will begin. LEE JIN HYUK released his preparations for the concert through V-Day contents a week before the concert, and from the 8th,...
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Lee Seung Gi, Lee Da-in to Marry

On February 7, 2023, actor and singer Lee Seung Gi announced he and actress Lee Da-in will marry in April. View this post on Instagram A post shared by 이승기 Leeseunggi (@leeseunggi.official)   Lee Seung Gi’s...
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Seungri’s Prison Release Coming Soon

On February 11, 2023, former BIGBANG member Seungri will be released from prison after completing his year and a half sentence for nine charges including habitual gambling, solicitation of illegal prostitution, the spread of illegally filmed...
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May Wedding Bells for Nine Muses Minha

Another former idol’s getting married! Former Nine Muses member Minha announced on February 5, 2023 that she and her non-celebrity fiancé will be getting married in May. On her Instagram, she shared a letter announcing the happy news. Hello,...
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With an incredible 2 billion plays, Japanese Idol group Cho Tokimeki♡Sendenbu release English version of ‘Suki! ~Cho ver~’ on new ‘Zettai dayo’ EP!

Japanese idol group Cho Tokimeki♡Sendenbu, who became a worldwide sensation with over 2 billion plays of their song ‘Suki! ~Cho ver~’, have released a digital EP titled ‘Zettai dayo’, their first new music release in three months....
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LOONA’s ViVi and Hyunjin File for Contract Nullification

The remaining two LOONA members that didn’t file for contract nullification have finally filed their injunctions. ViVi and Hyunjin filed their injunctions February 3, 2023. The injunction asks for the validity of their contracts to be...
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Ben Welcomes First Child

Congratulations to solo singer Ben and her husband Lee Wook! The pair welcomed their first child, a daughter, on February 1, 2023. Ben shared a post on Instagram that read: An angel is born. She’s such a small, cute, and precious...
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Blockberry Creative Files to Block Chuu, Other Former LOONA Members from Entertainment Activities

Following Chuu’s expulsion and fellow now ex-LOONA members Kim Lip, Heejin, Jinsoul, and Choerry winning their contract termination lawsuits, Blockberry Creative (BBC) has opted to escalate issues further by petitioning the courts to have...
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South Korean actor Park Bo Gum has signed with ‘THEBLACKLABEL‘. “We are thrilled to welcome Park Bo Gum who has strong influences not only in South Korea but also overseas” said THEBLACKLABEL, calling Park Bo Gum a...
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Jersey Club track ‘PULL UP’ by Japanese rising star artist LANA goes viral, with dance videos from teens and twentysomethings taking over TikTok

Gaining popularity thanks to her unique mic skills and her tracks based on hip-hop and R&B, rising young Japanese artist LANA released her single ‘PULL UP’ on November 30, 2022 – and now it is going viral on TikTok. The track is...
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K-Pop sensation ENHYPEN to headline music festival with major supporting acts including KANG DANIEL, and others making their U.S. arena debut  GRAMMY Museum® to host a stage at three-day expo featuring Q&A panel discussions and showcase...
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