Younha To Return With New Album

It has been five years since Korean singer Younha released her last studio album “Supersonic.” Since then she has provided songs for dramas, EPs and released singles like “Get It?” featuring CHEETAH and HA:TFELT. Younha has been in the music industry since 2004. She started out promoting in Japan before debuting in Korea. Anime fans might remember her melodic voice from Tite Kubo’s “Bleach.” Her … Continue reading Younha To Return With New Album

EXO Releases Post-Apocalyptic Video for Japanese Single ‘Electric Kiss’

Ahead of their first full Japanese album — set for release on Jan. 24 — EXO dropped the short version of title track “Electric Kiss.” WARNING: This video could be dangerous for those prone to epileptic seizures. Viewer discretion advised. Right from beat one, a fat brass hit demands attention before a syncopated series of claps and snaps come in to lay the groundwork for … Continue reading EXO Releases Post-Apocalyptic Video for Japanese Single ‘Electric Kiss’

MBC To Broadcast Year-End Award Ceremonies

On December 7, 2017 it was announced that Korean television and radio network company Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) will broadcast all year-end award ceremonies later this month. The awards were tentatively on hold, due to a strike announced earlier this year. A representative from MBC stated, “After the discussion, it was decided to broadcast both the broadcast entertainment object and the acting object because it … Continue reading MBC To Broadcast Year-End Award Ceremonies

Artists To Look Out For: RIRI

RIRI is a young Japanese R&B artist with powerful vocals well beyond her years. RIRI got her start back in 2011 when she became a finalist in “Next Generation Star,” an audition show hosted by David Foster, a well-known producer who has worked with stars like Michael Jackson, Celine Dion and Whitney Houston. In 2012, RIRI met her idol, Japanese singer AI. The two developed a … Continue reading Artists To Look Out For: RIRI

MACG Community Members Participate In 2017 Vlogmas

The holiday season is here and the annual YouTube tradition is in full swing! Vlogmas challenges YouTube content creators to roll out daily videos throughout the month of December. Content creators share new and creative uploads from thousands of channels worldwide, with the goal of at least reaching December 25 as the last vlogmas upload for the year. Are you looking for holiday fashion and makeup … Continue reading MACG Community Members Participate In 2017 Vlogmas

Will ‘Master Key’ Be the New ‘Running Man’?

We all are fond of our Korean variety shows, especially the ones that leave everyone on the edge of their seats, guessing what is going to happen next. For many years, “Running Man” has been a favorite among fans worldwide. When you have a star-studded cast with Yoo Jae-suk at the helm, you can’t help but tune in. But there is a new show that might … Continue reading Will ‘Master Key’ Be the New ‘Running Man’?

#BTSLoveMyself Campaign Merchandise Revealed

It’s finally here! Ever since the #BTSLoveMyself campaign was announced, ARMY everywhere have been waiting for the official merchandise to be revealed. That patience was finally rewarded as the first round of merchandise was announced via the official BTS Twitter on Nov. 30, 2017. The Pretty-in-Pink items include stickers, a key ring, enamel pins and a small pouch, all emblazoned with the floral line graphics … Continue reading #BTSLoveMyself Campaign Merchandise Revealed

Yeah. Well… Part 2: But Did You Save? [Opinion]

Happy, merry christmahannukwanzadan! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! (Or stressful/sobering, and our hearts truly go out to you.) For some of you, it is a time of giving back, adorning loved ones with gifts and building hope for the future. What more could you ask for? A secured savings account and a dollar from each family member for the initial deposit, that’s what. … Continue reading Yeah. Well… Part 2: But Did You Save? [Opinion]

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HyunA Claps Back in “Lip & Hip”

HyunA returns with the sassy new single “Lip & Hip” just four months after releasing her sixth EP, “Following.” Though a sexy and fun concept isn’t new territory for the 10-year idol, “Lip & Hip” is a direct middle finger to those who’ve criticized her previous work. HyunA, like many female idols, comes under fire when she does a sexy concept. In fact, look no … Continue reading HyunA Claps Back in “Lip & Hip”

Temporary Project Groups: Yong Guk & Shi Hyun (용국&시현)

On July 31 Choon Entertainment artists Yong Guk and Shi Hyun made their debut  with the smooth R&B track, “the.the.the” from their mini album of the same name. The album and title track’s video followed a positive fan meeting on Saturday, July 29. Since that summer meeting, however, Choon Entertainment had to close their fan cafe, citing division between fans of the temporary project group. [NOTICE] … Continue reading Temporary Project Groups: Yong Guk & Shi Hyun (용국&시현)