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  • An investigation has begun regarding if Tzuyu's apology was forced or voluntary

    January 27, 2016 @ 11:44 pm

    Earlier this month, some people accused JYP Entertainment of forcing TWICE's Tzuyu to publicly apologize through a video. Although the agency immediately denied such accusations, it appears that not everyone believes it.The National Human Rights Commission is reported to have started an investigation on Tzuyu's public apology.The National Human Rights Commission's side told CBS No Cut News on January 27, "We have received the petition from the Th

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  • Suzy saved JYP Entertainment?

    January 26, 2016 @ 1:26 pm

    A recent airing of Channel A's 'I Heard a Rumor Show' brought up the big three entertainment companies, SM, YG, and JYP, and stated that JYP was saved thanks to Suzy.The rumor brought up on the show was "Suzy saved J.Y. Park."  Regarding this, Kim Yeon Ji stated, "After Suzy became the nation's first love through movie 'Architecture 101,' she earned 10 billion KRW (~ 8 million USD) through CFs alone.  That's why she got the title '10 bi

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  • San E & G.Soul to drop collaboration track!

    January 24, 2016 @ 12:41 pm

    JYP Entertainment's G.Soul and Brand New Music's San E is to release a collaboration track this coming February!According to various reports, the two talented artists have already completed the collaboration track and it's ready to release next month. Their collaboration news is even more interesting since San E was formerly a part of JYP Entertainment before joining Brand New Music.Who's excited to hear their collab track?

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  • TWICE's Nayeon reveals how many years they're banned from dating

    January 22, 2016 @ 3:23 pm

    TWICE's Nayeon sat down with the cast of KBS 2TV's 'A Look at Myself' for a discussion time on January 22.Regarding her concerns over her twenties, Nayeon stated, "I think I have a lot of concerns about dating."  Cho Woo Jong stated, "Isn't dating in your twenties easy?  You date when you meet."  She replied, "There's a 3-year dating prohibition by the agency.  I can't date for a while.  I don't really want to date right now, but I do wonder if I

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  • Famous Taiwanese figures press charges against JYPE for allegedly forcing TWICE's Tzuyu to apologize

    January 19, 2016 @ 9:23 am

    Despite JYP Entertainment's statement that TWICE's Tzuyu was not forced to apologize, top Taiwanese figures have come out to press charges against the agency for coercion.On January 19, it was revealed that Taiwanese figures like human rights lawyer Wang Kefu and MC Hu Zhongxin are pressing charges against JYPE for allegedly forcing Tzuyu to apologize for appearing on 'My Little Television' with a Taiwanese flag and allegedly having a "pro-Taiwan

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  • JYP Entertainment suspends all of TWICE Tzuyu's activities in China due to her political controversy

    January 13, 2016 @ 8:51 pm

    TWICE's Tzuyu has been facing controversy in China with her stating Taiwanese as her nationality, instead of Chinese. Since then, JYP Entertainment made a slight change to TWICE members' profiles, by switching the word 'nationality' into 'place of birth'.But it appears that wasn't the origin of the controversy. Last November, on the recording of MBC's 'My Little Television', Tzuyu held up both the Korean and Taiwanese flag. Although that segment

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  • JYPE asks fans to stop visiting GOT7's dorm

    January 4, 2016 @ 12:15 pm

    JYP Entertainment has posted something on GOT7's online community and shared it through the group's official Twitter, asking for the fans to stop visiting the boys at their dorm.The message reads, "Hello, this is JYPE.  Due to fans who come to GOT7 members' dorm, GOT7 members and neighbors are experiencing deep inconvenience.  If you have letters or gifts to give, please send it to JYP center or apply for the support application.  

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  • Hana Financial Investment Co. analyzes the success data of the big entertainment companies

    December 19, 2015 @ 8:41 pm

    Hana Financial Investment Company, one of Korea's biggest investment firms, has released their analytic data on the big entertainment companies for investors to refer to.Their general analysis was that for investors, out of SM Entertainment vs YG Entertainment, SM Entertainment would be better because of the steady promotions + EXO's success. For smaller companies, JYP Entertainment should be looked at in the first half of the year and Cube Enter

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  • GOT7's Jackson got slapped in the JYP showers?

    December 16, 2015 @ 12:30 pm

    On MBC's 'Radio Star' on December 16, GOT7's Jackson surprised with the news that he got slapped pretty much as soon as he came to Korea."The first day I came to Korea, I went to the male dorms," he started.  "I did not know anything at all about Korean culture at the time.  I was used to multiple people showering [together] because I did sports when I was young.  That's why I went into the shower, but a senior slapped me then casually got out.  

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  • TWICE's Tzuyu explains how she got into JYP Entertainment

    December 9, 2015 @ 12:25 pm

    On 'Weekly Idol' on December 9, TWICE appeared and member Tzuyu explained a rumor about how she got into JYP Entertainment!MC Defconn said, "There's a rumor that an employee in JYP heard about Tzuyu and personally went to look for her in Taiwan."She clarified with, "That's not it.  It's not that he heard about me and came to meet me. He happened to see me at a dance academy and casted me."Sunggyu advised, "At times like these, you just say t

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