• Actress Choi Ji Woo intends to re-sign with YG Entertainment

    February 4, 2016 @ 3:10 am

    Actress Choi Ji Woo expressed that she intends to sign with YG Entertainment again once her contract is up.She sat down for an interview for the upcoming movie 'Like for Likes' on February 4 and was asked if she was happy with how the YG Family has treated her. Choi Ji Woo shared, "If I have no complaints, does that mean I'm satisfied?" As for re-signing with the agency, she responded, "I'm the type to stick with something out of loyalty. My

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  • Kang Dong Won explains why he signed with YG Entertainment

    January 26, 2016 @ 3:23 am

    Actor Kang Dong Won explained why he chose to sign with YG Entertainment. At the press conference for 'A Violent Prosecutor' on January 26, Kang Dong Won was asked about his recent decision to become part of the YG Family. He explained, "It was tough working for almost 10 years alone... I just wanted to focus on acting." Kang Dong Won added of CEO Yang Hyun Suk, "I spoke with CEO Yang personally. He said that the fact that we

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  • G-Dragon next in lineup for WINNER's cover project

    January 24, 2016 @ 1:26 pm

    Big Bang's G-Dragon is revealed to be next up for WINNER's cover project!On January 24, a rep from YG Entertainment told the media that G-Dragon has been confirmed to be the fifth artist on line for WINNER's cover project. So far, Lee Hi, Taeyang, Dean, and Zion.T has released their spin on the track and have been garnering much interest from fans.Meanwhile, WINNER will be making their comeback with their mini album 'Exit Movement: E,' which feat

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  • G-Dragon and Taeyang invest millions of dollars into YG Entertainment's sub-brands

    January 22, 2016 @ 1:01 am

    Big Bang's G-Dragon and Taeyang are the definition of loyal YG Entertainment artists. The two have invested billions of won into YGE's sub-brands, YG Plus and Code Cosme International (Moonshot Cosmetics).On January 22, YG Plus reported that G-Dragon invested 2 billion won (approx. $1,667,000 U.S) and Taeyang invested 300 million won (approx. $250,000 U.S.) into the company.Code Cosme International also reported that G-Dragon invested 1 billion w

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  • YG welcomes Kang Dong Won and says happy birthday!

    January 18, 2016 @ 11:50 am

    Kang Dong Won has got that smolder!He was born with it on January 18, 2016, and his new agency, YG Entertainment is celebratin'!  Previously, it was up in the air whether he was going to go from a free agent to another star under swagtastic YG Entertainment.  He seems to now be a member of the YG family, which has opened its arm welcomingly to this handsome star.Regarding their new exclusive contract together, Kang Dong Won stated, "I always thou

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  • Masta Wu leaves YG and reveals his plans for the future

    January 8, 2016 @ 1:07 pm

    One of YG Entertainment's longest tenured artists will be leaving the entertainment company. On January 8, it was reported that rapper and producer Masta Wu will be departing YG to establish his own label.A representative from YG Entertainment stated to the media that they will be supporting Masta Wu's future plans and promotions despite his decision to leave the company.Meanwhile, Masta Wu made his debut for YG back in 2003 with his album '

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  • Kang Dong Won to join YG Entertainment?

    January 8, 2016 @ 2:30 am

    According to exclusive reports, handsome actor Kang Dong Won might be joining YG ENtertainment.Multiple entertainment reps have allegedly disclosed on January 7 that Kang Dong Won was about to sign an exclusive contract with YG Entertainment. Since the expiration of his contract with his former agency UAA back in November of 2015, top enterprises, such as FNC Entertainment, had reached out to him in hopes of grabbing one of South Korea's hottest

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  • Lee Sung Kyung talks negative criticism and modeling pay

    January 5, 2016 @ 2:06 pm

    Lee Sung Kyung appeared on tvN's 'Taxi' on January 5 and was asked about malicious comments directed at her."I get a lot of malicious comments, too," she started.  "There's a lot of talk about whether [my popularity and success is all thanks] to my company [YG Entertainment].  Also when I was doing a weekend drama, I got in trouble a lot for my acting.  A lot of people said it was awkward or it wasn't fun.  I was quite upset when I saw the negati

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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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  • Psy renews contract with YG Entertainment

    December 2, 2015 @ 6:25 pm

    Whoo hoo, singer Psy has decided to stick with YG Entertainment for at least another three years!YG revealed on December 2, "Based on the confidence and loyalty we have with Psy, whom we signed on back in 2010, we've renewed the contract for three years to continue our synergy."Nice!  More Psy x YG greatness to come!

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