• Core Contents Media's CEO Kim Kwang Soo being investigated for alleged misappropriation of funds

    June 24, 2014 @ 9:20 pm

    Core Contents Media has found themselves in the headlines today as CEO Kim Kwang Soo is reportedly being investigated about allegedly misappropriating funds that were meant for debut and promotional activities of a former trainee. According to the prosecutor's office, Kim Kwang Soo is being investigated for misappropriating a portion of the 4 billion KRW (~ 3.9 million USD) that was given by Kim Kwang Jin (former chairman of Hyundai Swiss Saving

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  • Davichi's contract with Core Contents Media expires

    February 27, 2014 @ 9:36 pm

    It's been reported that Davichi may be leaving Core Contents Media following the expiration of their contract.  The duo had previously announced their decision to leave back in 2012, but they later decided to stay on with the agency. However, it seems their contract has once again expired and negotiations to re-sign doesn't seem too likely, according to music industry insiders and a few agency reps.One Core Contents Media rep told Xports News on

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  • Mother of Kim Kwang Soo, CEO of Core Contents Media, passes away

    February 2, 2014 @ 10:07 am

    The mother of Core Contents Media CEO Kim Kwang Soo has passed away, Star Today reported earlier today."The funeral for the deceased was prepared today," said a representative of the funeral home where the memorial took place. "We cannot divulge any information regarding her autopsy at this time."Our thoughts are with the Core Contents Media team and his family. Tip: BoramLasagna

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  • Hwayoung sits down for an interview with the media to discuss her leave from T-ara, new acting career, & the rumors of forming a duo with Nicole

    January 23, 2014 @ 1:21 am

    As she sets foot on the new path in front of her in the road to becoming an actress, Hwayoung sat down with a few media outlets to discuss her past and future, touching upon various topics that fans have been wanting to hear her speak about.Although she started off as a rapper with T-ara under Core Contents Media, Hwayoung is now walking the road of becoming an actress with Wellmade StarM. What she's been up to + friends Dasom and Sungjong: When

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  • Nicole reaches out to fans about her current plans after various rumors

    January 22, 2014 @ 3:07 am

    If you've been keeping up today, you may have noticed that Nicole suddenly found herself as the topic of several rumors regarding which agency she may decide to join with the expiration of her contract with DSP Media. Although she spoke through her reps to respond to the situation in the previous article, the idol also reached out to fans directly with her latest tweet to clarify her current plans.She wrote on Twitter, "To all my fans whom I

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  • Core Contents Media announces Shannon's upcoming debut with teaser image

    January 21, 2014 @ 11:39 pm

    Shannon is making her official debut this May according to a teaser image! Her agency Core Contents Media stated, "Shannon, who showcased her explosive singing ability with 'I Dreamed a Dream' from the movie 'Les Misérables' OST, Beyonce's 'Listen', and IU's 'Good Day' on 'Hidden Singer 2', will make her debut as a singer on May 15.""We will reveal the meaning behind the dates January 29 and February 12 posted on the image... As Shannon will fin

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  • Core Contents Media denies rumors of Nicole joining their agency

    January 21, 2014 @ 9:30 pm

    Core Contents Media denied the rumors that started circulating recently about Nicole joining their agency upon the expiration of her contract with DSP Media. A Core Contents Media rep told OSEN on the 22nd, "Although it's true that we do know Nicole's mother, there was never any talk of her transferring agencies or being recruited... It is not true. There has been no such occurrence."The rumor started when Japanese women's magazine put Kamilias

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  • [Updated] Lee Seung Chul and Core Contents Media sue each other for alleged illegal usage of songs and defamation

    January 15, 2014 @ 1:16 am

    Lee Seung Chul and Core Contents Media have become embroiled in a bitter lawsuit regarding Lee Seung Chul's alleged illegal use and distribution of several of his OSTs without the consent of album production company Core Contents Media for the repackaged version of his 10th album released more than 4 years ago. Core Contents Media stated, "Lee Seung Chul illegally released and sold his repackaged 10th album without the consent of

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  • [Single Review] F-ve Dolls 'Soulmate #1'

    August 19, 2013 @ 6:43 pm

    F-ve Dolls is the first to venture out after Core Contents Media's Grand Band Member Shuffle of 2013. After their past singles failed to make a splash on the scene and a Co-Ed School reunion seemed unlikely, the future of the subunit was unclear, though CCM's insistence on keeping Hyoyoung (sister of former T-ara member Hwayoung) on the roster left fans hoping that maybe one day the group would actually return to the scene. Well, the girls are f

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  • [Single Review] T-ara and Davichi ft. Skull 'Bikini'

    August 8, 2013 @ 5:43 pm

    At the end of 2012, T-ara and Davichi released the highly successful collaboration single "We Were In Love". This summer, the groups reconvened along with Skull of Skull&Haha to bring us "Bikini". Disappointingly, we had a short supply of true summer songs in 2013, so we owe it to T-ara, Davichi, and Skull for teaming up with Duble Sidekick, the mastermind behind 2012's runaway summer smash "Loving U" for an eighties-inspired surf-pop song. "Bik

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