Archive for ‘J-POP’

April 28, 2011

[K-POP/J-POP] 2PM : Makes Fans Crazy on “Hey! Hey! Hey!” (VIDEO)

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

2PM are advancing in Japan and has been promoting the Japanese version of one of their hit songs, “Heartbeat”. They recently guested in one of Japan’s popular show titled, “Hey Hey Hey!”.

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April 28, 2011

[K-POP] Kim Soo Hyun : Signs Exclusive Contract With Japanese Firm

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Actor Kim Soo Hyun is expected to become the rising star represents the Asia and has got the green light for making inroads into the Japanese market.

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April 26, 2011

[K-POP/J-POP] Jang Geun Suk | Moon Geun Young : Attends “M3” Japanese Press Con + Advance Birthday Celebration (PHOTO SPAM)

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Missed our Geun couple? Fret no more as they were spotted attending the Japanese press conference of their hit drama, “Marry Me, Mary” today in Japan.

Not only did they promote their drama but they also shared an early birthday celebration in front of the fans and the Japanese media.

More twosome “Geun” photos after the cut.

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April 26, 2011

[K-POP/J-POP] SNSD : Releases Dance Version of “Mr. Taxi” PV (VIDEO)

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Universal Music Japan releases the dance version of Girls’ Generation‘s “Mr. Taxi.”

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April 26, 2011

[K-POP/J-POP] Super Junior : To Release Their 1st Jap Single, Might Be Debuting Soon

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Popular group Super Junior will show off their first Japanese album.  It is analyzed as a strategic move to expand to the Japanese market.  Many Korean idol groups challenged the Japaneses market.  But Super Junior has never officially expanded to the Japanese market.

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April 26, 2011

[K-POP/J-POP] MBLAQ : “Your Luv” Seizes 1st Place On Recochoku Daily Ranking + Shibuya Dinner Details

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

With MBLAQ’s looming debut soon approaching, “Your Luv” is receiving lots of love from the Japanese following as it recently topped the Recochoku Daily Charts from April 22, its release date.

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April 25, 2011

[K-POP] Lee Min Ho : Releases Message To Support Earthquake Recovery for Fighting! Japan (VIDEO)

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Lee Min Ho sends out a video message to increase awareness and support for retrieval and recovery operations from the recent earthquake that devastated Japan for Fighting! Japan.

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April 23, 2011

[K-POP/J-POP/K-DRAMA] JYJ : Yoochun’s “Sungkyunkwan Scandal” Gains High Popularity In Japan

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

KBS drama ‘SungKyunKwan Scandal’ which aired in South Korea in November last year eventually is causing a frenzy in Japan as well.

More info after the cut.

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December 14, 2010

[K-POP/J-POP] Kim Hyun Joong : Smile Project – Message To Asia! Charity Concert (PHOTO SPAM)

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Kim Hyun Joong’s charity concert photos at the Smile Project – Message To Asia!

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December 14, 2010

[K-POP/J-POP] Kim Hyun Joong | Bae Yong Joon : Makes Successful Joint Stage Debut

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

The originator of Hallyu Star Bae Yong Joon and “Little Yon-sama” Kim Hyun Joong’s first joint-stage has been successful. 30,000 fans from all parts of Asia cheered at Bae Yong Joon’s gesture and applaud generously at Kim Hyun Joong’s smile.

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December 14, 2010

[K-POP/J-POP] Kim Hyun Joong : Joins Other Asian Stars For Message To Asia! Charity Concert (PHOTO SPAM)

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Kim Hyun Joong is currently in Japan having a charity concert with other hot Asian stars for Smile Project – Message To Asia!.

Artists joining Kim Hyun Joong at the said event are KEYEAST CEO Bae Yong Joon, Vanness Wu, GACKT, Hwanhee, Joe Cheng and others.

The said Asian stars have all come together for a presser before kicking off the charity concert.

More media photos after the cut.

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December 14, 2010

[K-POP/J-POP] Yoon Sang Hyun : To Release Album In Japan

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Actor Yoon Sang-hyun plans to release an album in Japan next year, according to his agency MGB Entertainment on Tuesday.

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December 14, 2010

[K-POP] F.CUZ : Lee U Crossdress For Sparkling World Concert (PHOTO SPAM)

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

At F.Cuz’s Sparkling World Concert in Japan yesterday, Lee U and Yejun gave fans quite a show.

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December 14, 2010

[K-POP/J-POP] Bae Yong Joon | Kim Hyun Joong : Receives Warm Welcome By Japanese Fans At Haneda Airport (PHOTO SPAM)

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Hallyu stars Bae Yong Joon and Kim Hyun Joong were greeted by over 4,000 fans when they arrived at Haneda Airport in Japan on Sunday.  Bae and Kim had flown to Tokyo to participate in a charity event today.

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December 13, 2010

[K-POP/J-POP] Kim Hyun Joong : Message To Asia! Event Schedule (DETAILS)

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Kim Hyun Joong is currently in Japan right now with his KEYEAST boss, Bae Yong Joon for the “Message To Asia!” Event.

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December 13, 2010

[K-POP/J-POP] U-Kiss : 1st Jap Album, “FIRST KISS” #2 In Oricon Daily Chart

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Korean boy band U-Kiss’s first album in Japan has placed second on the prestigious Oricon music chart.

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December 13, 2010

[K-POP/J-POP] SNSD : “Genie” Snags “Breakthrough Album” On iTunes Japan

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

SNSD’s First Japanese Single ‘Genie’ was selected as ‘Breakthrough Album of The Year’ by iTunes Japan.

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December 8, 2010

[K-POP] SM Town : To Hold Final Leg Of World Tour In Japan

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Korean idols of top Korean agency SM Entertainment will perform for two days in Japan for the final stop of their “SMTOWN LIVE’10 WORLD TOUR” in January next year.

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December 8, 2010

[K-POP/J-POP] Park Hyun Bin : To Debut In Japan Next Year

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

Trot singer Park Hyun-bin plans to expand his career to Japan next year, according to DBC marketing agency on Monday.
December 6, 2010

[K-POP/J-POP] SNSD : Gets Featured On Billboard’s Site

by HOTSPICYKIMCHI

The Japanese music market may be increasingly resistant to international repertoire, but that isn’t stopping Girls’ Generation. The Korean girl group is hoping to turn huge YouTube buzz into sales in Japan and other international markets.

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