• Will Rain stay or leave Cube Entertainment?

    September 3, 2015 @ 12:28 am

    Rain's contract with Cube Entertainment is coming to an end, which means many people are curious as to what his next step will be.Cube Entertainment told several media outlets, "It's true that Rain's exclusive contract will soon expire. But we have not decided on our course of action yet."They added, "We are currently in talks with Rain about renewing his contract. Right now, we haven't specifically talked about whether he will renew his contract

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  • Is a Red Velvet comeback in store? Mysterious images being uploaded on Instagram and Facebook!

    September 3, 2015 @ 12:00 am

    There's something going on with Red Velvet's official Instagram and Facebook account. All of their previous uploads have been deleted, now replaced by a mysterious red boxes. As time goes on, more and more red boxes are being added to their Instagram page. The profile picture has also been changed to red, and the description box now simply reads, 'The Red', and each of the red photos display the hashtag '#thered'. Fans have been either

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  • BTOB's Sungjae to replace Hong Jong Hyun as the new 'Inkigayo' MC!

    September 2, 2015 @ 11:41 pm

    BTOB's maknae Sungjae is literally making his mark in every aspect of the entertainment industry! He's made his mark in the music industry with BTOB, in variety as a married man and of course, in leading acting roles. And now he's been named the new MC for 'Inkigayo'!His agency just confirmed the news, and the idol will be taking Hong Jong Hyun's place, and starting from September 13, he'll join Kim Yoo Jung and GOT7's Jackson.Sungjae had once sp

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  • 10-member boy group UP10TION give you a small taste of their upcoming 'So Dangerous' debut!

    September 2, 2015 @ 11:17 pm

    Upcoming idol group from TOP Media, UP10TION, are showing you just why they will be 'So Dangerous' with their MV teaser! They are sure "dangerous" alright, dangerous for your heart that is, with their good looks and suave style and moves. This is just a peek at what's to come, so we can't wait! If you can't wait either, make sure to mark your calendars for September 11 for their debut release!

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  • GI (Global Icon) return with a new lineup and change in concept in 'Doligo Doligo' MV!

    September 2, 2015 @ 11:04 pm

    GI (Global Icon) who hinted at a drastic transformation for their return with "DoliGo DoliGo", are marking their comeback with the release of their awaited MV!Their teaser definitely raised eye brows, leaving fans to question where the tomboy concept had gone. However, the agency explained that as the group has gone through a change in the member lineup, they're taking on a more feminine concept compared to their original image. They revealed tha

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  • B.A.P gearing up for a comeback by end of this year or beginning of next year!

    September 2, 2015 @ 10:32 pm

    It's been a month since B.A.P returned to TS Entertainment, after a legal battle spanning nearly a year. All we can do is hope that previous issues were all resolved, and of course, wait for their next comeback!When asked about when the boys may return with new music, TS Entertainment told Top Star News, "We're looking at B.A.P's comeback to be the end of this year or the beginning of next year."This will come as as great news for BABYs, who have

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  • Kim Byung Ok's controversial 'MAXIM Korea' cover receives worldwide negative attention

    September 2, 2015 @ 10:09 pm

    The September issue of 'MAXIM Korea' has been getting quite the attention, in a negative light that is. That's because, as you can see above, the cover features actor Kim Byung Ok with a kidnapped woman in the trunk of a car. The cover, as well as the rest of the photoshoot, was previously criticized in Korea, with netizens saying that it romanticizes kidnap and rape. As reported previously, in response, editor Lee Young Bi, stated the

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  • UEE reported to have visited Yunho at the military, sparking questions about their relationship

    September 2, 2015 @ 9:32 pm

    This is quite cute! Apparently Afterschool's UEE recently paid a visit to TVXQ's Yunho, who is currently serving in the military.According to insiders, UEE attended the Yunho's graduation event at the new soldier training camp in Gyeonggido, Yangju on August 27. It turns out those who came to see Yunho included his parents and his close friends, as well as UEE. As she was the only celebrity among the bunch who came to see him, they tried to prote

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  • Several songs from Big Star's new mini album deemed unfit for broadcast by SBS, KBS, and MBC

    September 2, 2015 @ 9:10 pm

    Rookie boy group Big Star have received a "no" from several broadcast stations, who have deemed several songs off their upcoming album inappropriate for public broadcast.4 of the songs on the group's third mini album 'Shine a Moonlight' including "Birthday," "Will You or Will You Not Give It to Me", "Why Are You Being Like This", and "Outro", have been ruled unfit.SBS have said no to 3 of the songs, while MBC have found 2 of the songs inappropria

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  • 2EYES face possible legal issues with their concept for 'PIPPI'

    September 2, 2015 @ 8:34 pm

    2EYES had made their long-awaited comeback under Sidus HQ with a quirky track "PIPPI" and interesting concept, but things aren't smooth sailing from there. Swedish enterprise, Saltkrakan, claimed that their use of Pippi for their concept was a violation of trademark rights, sending a certification of contents to the agency.The girls certainly aren't the first to take on the Pippi Longstocking concept, but they did follow the concept the closest,

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