Day: 17/03/2012

The Vancouver Sun: "Big Bang’s latest video is fantastic, baby" [NEWS]


K-pop sensation Big Bang’s latest video is fantastic, baby The boy band genre may be slowly fading in North America, but over in Asia, one act is blowing up all over the place. If you haven’t yet heard of K-pop sensation Big Bang, an ultra-stylized five-piece boy band from South Korea, chances are you will hear about them a whole lot more in the near future. Consisting of G-Dragon, Taeyang, T.O.P., Daesung and Seungri, Big Bang has been active since 2006 and []

"Fantastic Baby" on Stereogum.com’s 5 Best Videos of the Week [NEWS]


1. BigBang – “Fantastic Baby” (Dir. Seo Hyun Seung) We used to make things in this country. Among those things were nonsensical high-gloss music videos that made your brain explode in another way every five seconds or so. Not anymore. We’ve totally given up worldwide-leader status in that department to South Korea, where incredible stuff like this comes out all the time. BigBang, almost certainly the greatest boy band on earth right now, came close to topping this list last week with []

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I LOVED THIS MOVIE!!! T.O.P (aka Choi Seung-hyun) is a natural when it comes to acting and no I am not just saying that because I love him as a person/actor/singer.  I’m saying that because it’s the truth.  I mean after watching this movie I just find him a very versatile actor.  I can say that, I saw IRIS and 71: Into The Fire, and all three parts he played were all very different.  SeungRi (aka Lee Seung-hyun) is also an adorable []

Big Bang attracted the most Japanese fans to Korea for their concerts [NEWS]


After they released their mini album ‘Alive’ on 29th of last month, Big Bang held their concerts in Seoul and over 3,000 Japanese fans went to watch them. It is the biggest number of Japanese fans that went to a Korea for a concert. According to Look Korea Travel Agency, there were approximately 3,500 Japanese fans who went to watch the concerts held from 2-4 of March. They bought about 5,200 tickets, which means most of them watched the concert more than []

T.O.P vs 2NE1’s Park Bom on StyleM’s Star vs Star [NEWS]


StyleM’s STAR vs STAR recently conducted a poll asking netizens which star best suits bright and colorful hairstyles. The results were released on the 14th of March and TOP got a total of 522 votes (56%) and Park Bom had a total of 413 votes (44%). Big Bang has recently released a new album, and TOP dyed his hair sky blue to suit their new concept. His bright hair color made him stand out in SBS’s Running Man. Park Bom, who had []