• Actor Yoon Park joins JYP Entertainment

    July 16, 2013 @ 9:52 pm

    Actor Yoon Park, whom you might recognize from dramas like 'Glass Mask', has joined the growing actor line up under JYP Entertainment! JYP Entertainment stated, "In addition to his tall height and good visuals, [Yoon Park] is a rising star who attracts others through his unique charms. Even though he is young, he has experience in film, drama, and theater. Thus, we anticipate his performances in various genres... We signed him to o

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  • WBW: 10 Groups That Never Quite Made It

    July 3, 2013 @ 2:05 pm

    Popularity in K-pop is a fickle thing. Why some groups make it big and others don't is a mystery and companies are spending big bucks to try and crack that code as the industry becomes more and more saturated. K-pop's history is littered with the stories of groups and artists that had the talent but never found their groove. Today's Way Back Wednesday will revisit some of the best of the ones that never quite made it. Keep SixEven before YG En

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  • Kim Gu Ra suggests Akdong Musician signed with YG as their visuals don't match up with SM

    June 28, 2013 @ 3:05 pm

    Controversial TV host and comedian Kim Gu Ra talked about why Akdong Musician and SM Entertainment weren't a good match for each other.On the June 27 episode of JTBC's 'Ssulzun', a program where Kim Gu Ra and many others debate about hot topics, the panel talked about the contestants from audition programs. When the subject of Akdong Musician signing with YG Entertainment was brought up, Kim Gu Ra said, "To be honest, Akd

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  • JYP Entertainment and JYP merge + 2PM, 2AM, Wonder Girls, & JJ Project earnings for first half of 2013

    June 22, 2013 @ 9:00 am

    With the announcement of a merger between listed company JYP Entertainment and unlisted company (not listed on stock market exchange) JYP, detailed information regarding the earnings of JYP Entertainment artists were revealed for the stock holders.The charts provided revealed that 2PM is the agency's top earning artist this year, not surprisingly, bringing in sales of 11.57 billion KRW ($10 million - in USD) for the first half of 2013. 2AM

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  • Ivy's comeback song "I Dance" (ft. Wonder Girls' Yubin) revealed to be the work of J.Y. Park

    June 6, 2013 @ 7:46 pm

    If you recall,  Ivy recently announced that she'd be coming back with a dance track with a rap featuring by Wonder Girls' Yubin. Well it turns out, choosing Yubin was no coincidence as Ivy is actually teaming up with J.Y. Park for her return! J.Y. Park is actually the man who helped launch her into stardom as a sexy dance singer by producing her debut song, so with the songstress making her return as a sexy dancing d

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  • 2PM are annoyed by the 'JYP whisper'?

    June 1, 2013 @ 10:33 am

    2PM might have opened up a can of worms by indirectly insulting their boss, J.Y. Park. On the latest broadcast of 'Entertainment Relay', the members frankly stated that the infamous JYP whisper can get annoying at times. The members went on a guerilla date to meet their fans, and when they were asked whether The Asiansoul's whisper was tiresome, Taecyeon answered, "It's always in the intros. There are times it gets annoyi

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  • How did SM, YG, and JYP Entertainment companies fare in the first quarter of 2013?

    May 30, 2013 @ 12:40 pm

    The 2013 first quarter earnings report are in for the 'Big 3' entertainment companies. YG Entertainment saw the biggest jump in gross profit. YG Entertainment's business profit was 6,292,000,000 KRW (approximately $5.6 million USD), which is more than a 44.3% increase over the same period last year. Their total sales came in at 29,086,400,000 KRW (approximately $25.8 million USD), and their net profit added up to 4,164,000,000

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  • JYP Entertainment's child actress Kim Ji Min to be the next 'first love' to star in 'The Goddess of Fire'

    May 30, 2013 @ 5:03 am

    Suzy won't be the only JYPE star to bring a smile to your face on Monday-Tuesday nights as JYP Entertainment's child actress Kim Ji Min will also star in the upcoming MBC drama 'The Goddess of Fire, Jung Yi'. Kim Ji Min will play the younger version of Seo Hyun Jin's character Hwa Ryung. Moon Geun Young, Lee&

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  • JYP Entertainment responds to issues of 2PM's Clothes Album with subcontractors

    May 13, 2013 @ 5:34 pm

    On May 12, MBC's 'News Desk' reported on the issue of small clothing companies that JYP Entertainment had contracted for 2PM's Clothes Album. MBC interviewed various owners of the companies who had been subcontracted for this special production. Lee Dong Won, who runs a small clothing company with 4 employees, had a contract with JYP Entertainment and printed a quantity of 5,000 Clothes Albums. However, only 140 copies of the Clothes Album

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  • [Review][Single] 2PM "All Day I Think of You"

    May 11, 2013 @ 10:31 pm

    It's been nearly two years since 2PM promoted their last Korean single, "Hands Up" in June of 2011. In the meantime, a number of JYP Entertainment acts have released some fantastic singles, setting high hopes for 2PM's eventual return. Did it live up to expectations? "All Day I Think of You" has a lot going for it. The orchestra instrumental is nice, the song is catchy, and for the most part the guys sound great- the singers are singing, t

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