Taiwanese-Korean singer Bii held his concert at The Star Theatre, The Star Performing Arts Centre on Saturday night (17 June) About 2,000 fans from Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Japan gathered to see him. This is Bii's final overseas concert before his large-scale concert at the Taipei Arena in December. Related stories: Taiwanese-Korean singer Bii's concert draws fans from the region to Singapore Joe Jonas' DNCE to perform in Singapore on 15 August, tickets start from $128 Tickets to Jay Chou's next Singapore concert go on sale 7 July, start from $128 Follow Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore on Facebook .
EXO made an appearance at the Skechers ‘Sweet Monster’ K-pop dance competition on 10 June. The three members showed up at the end of the dance competition to present the top prize to the winners, Malaysia’s “Virus Ladies” dance team.
BIGBANG’s leader, G-Dragon, kicked off his world tour “ACT III, M.O.T.T.E” in Seoul on 10 June (Saturday) at the Seoul World Cup Stadium, with approximately 40,000 in attendance.
BIGBANG’s leader, G-Dragon, is set to release his third solo album “KWON JI YONG” in a USB flash drive instead of a CD.
The singer and actor from boy group BIGBANG had been charged for the illegal consumption of marijuana in October 2016. According to KBS News on Wednesday (7 June), South Korea’s Seoul Central Court announced that T.O.P’s first court hearing by head judge Kim Ji-chul will take place at 11.30am Korea time. The announcement of the court hearing came a few hours after a media briefing was held at the hospital about T.O.P’s health condition.
A medical team said on Wednesday (7 June) that popular South Korean singer and rapper T.O.P is in a "bad conscious state" and was presumed to have overdosed on benzodiazepines, a type of "psychotropic drug" that is mainly used to treat anxieties.
BIGBANG’s T.O.P has reportedly been hospitalised in the intensive care unit (ICU) after he overdosed on drugs, according to media reports. Yonhap News Agency reported on Tuesday (6 June), citing the South Korean boy group’s record company, YG Entertainment, saying that the singer and actor had overdosed on tranquilisers. The South Korean military announced on Monday (5 June) that T.O.P would be expelled from the army after being formally charged for using marijuana in October 2016.
BIGBANG’s TOP has admitted to using marijuana before his military enlistment. K-pop group BIGBANG’s T.O.P has admitted to using marijuana, following reports that the singer-songwriter is facing charges after he tested positive for the drug in October 2016. The K-pop star’s label YG Entertainment said in an official apology that T.O.P admitted to smoking marijuana before his military enlistment in February 2017, adding that the singer is “deeply reflecting on his actions”.
South Korean singer/songwriter Hwang Chi-yeul gave over 3,500 fans a night to remember at the Singapore Expo during his mini concert on Sunday (28 May).
Fans of YG Entertainment artistes in Singapore and Indonesia can now get their beloved idols’ merchandise faster and more easily than on their official online shop, YG E-SHOP.
Popular South Korean star Kim Woo-bin has been diagnosed with a rare form of cancer, reports said on Wednesday.
South Korean celebrity couple Kim Tae-hee and Rain are expecting their first child, according to media reports. Kim Tae-hee’s agency, Lua Entertainment, reportedly released a statement on Tuesday (23 May) saying that the 37-year-old actress is 15 weeks pregnant and will be focusing on her health for the time being. Kim Tae-hee and Rain tied the knot on 19 January.
All tickets to the popular Korean show 'Music Bank' world tour in Singapore were sold out less than two hours after going on sale at 10am on Tuesday.
Beyond the gleaming towers of modern high-tech Seoul, it is the dark past of South Korea's years of dictatorship, violence and upheaval that have inspired the country's staggering rise as a cinematic powerhouse. No fewer than five South Korean movies are showing in the elite selection of this year's Cannes film festival. Films about bloody crimes, gangsters and corruption, often with a political edge, have swept box offices and film awards, winning praise for gritty stories about the dark underbelly of society.
Thanks to a massive fan base that stretches around the globe, BTS was able to overtake pop superstars like Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez and capture the Top Social Artist award.
South Korean actress Lee Sung-kyung dished out some of her favourite make-up tips at Ion Orchard, but also remembered to cater to fans of her most recent show.
Barely three months since their last concert in Singapore, popular Korean boy group EXO is set to return to the island again. This time, the group will be making a guest appearance at shoe brand Skechers’ “Sweet Monster K-pop dance competition 2017” on 10 June. Skechers Singapore published a Facebook post on Thursday (18 May) announcing details of the dance competition as well as an appearance by EXO, who are also brand ambassadors .
Fans of BIGBANG’s G-dragon gifted the K-pop star a forest on Korea’s Jeju Island for his upcoming 29th birthday.
Tickets to the Singapore stop for ‘Music Bank’, one of Korea’s most popular music shows, will go on sale on 23 May at 10am, local promoter Launch Group announced on Tuesday (16 May). The star-studded show was previously announced to be stopping by Singapore as part of the 10th Music Bank World Tour on 4 August. To be held at the Suntec Convention Hall 601-604, the ‘Music Bank’ World Tour in Singapore will see a line-up of popular K-pop groups, CNBLUE, SHINee, Red Velvet, Mamamoo and BTS, who were recently confirmed to be attending the 2017 Billboard Music Awards.
Popular Korean model-actress Lee Sung-kyung will be in Singapore for a promotional event for Korean beauty and cosmetics brand Laneige on 20 May 2017.
Popular K-pop boy band SEVENTEEN will be performing in Singapore on 29 September as part of their "DIAMOND EDGE" world tour.
Tickets to G-Dragon's "“ACT III, M.O.T.T.E” 2017 concert in Singapore range from $148 to $348 and will go on sale on 20 May at 12pm via SportsHub's website.
Just a day before his official comeback to the Korean music scene on Wednesday (10 May), Korean rapper PSY revealed five track covers from his long-awaited eighth album, "4x2=8".
Popular Korean-American singer-songwriter Eric Nam is set to perform in Singapore for the first time on 30 July (Saturday), 6pm at The MES Theatre at Mediacorp.