GD & TOP

G-Dragon and T.O.P show off contrasting looks, "Dandy vs. Punk"


By: VIC Big Bang members G-Dragon and T.O.P departed to Shanghai, China on the 8th from the Incheon International Airport. The two stars left to attend a fashion show there. G-Dragon and T.O.P both showed off stylish fashion but with complete opposite concepts. T.O.P wore a black trench coat and a hunting cap for a dandy look, while G-Dragon wore a shirt with holes on it and a beanie for a punk look. After the photos of the two stars were posted []

GD&TOP and other K-Pop Groups mentioned in LA Times [NEWS]


(omitted unrelated parts) Poised at the intersection of two countries’ fast-moving pop cultures and cutting-edge media technology, the sprawling genre colloquially known as K-pop has operated outside the American pop limelight. But that’s changing. A-list producers like will.i.am, Diplo and Kanye West are lining up to work with South Korean artists like 2NE1, GD&TOP and JYJ. (omitted unrelated parts) The overwhelmingly single-gender bands, cast by talent agencies for Korean corporate label conglomerates like SM Entertainment and YG Entertainment, created fierce and ever-evolving []

Pixie Lott Talks about GD and T.O.P for "AsiaOne Showbiz" Interview [NEWS]


Pixie Lott, K-pop ambassador. A pop star in her own right in her native UK, with three No. 1 singles under her belt, she’s all set to fly the flag for Korean boy and girl bands. First step? Collaborating with G-Dragon and T.O.P. from K-pop quintet Big Bang on her new song “Dancing On My Own”, which will be featured in the Asian Deluxe version of her second album “Young Foolish Happy”, out in early May. Lott drops by Singapore on May []

Big Bang has returned — bigger and better (120323) [NEWS]


After experiencing hardships, Big Bang has returned – bigger and better. Big Bang marked its return after a year on February 29 with the release of its new mini album Alive. After becoming one of the leaders of the Hallyu last year, a series of setbacks from Daesung’s car accident to G-Dragon’s marijuana scandal put a halt to the group’s activities and brought the group’s existence into danger. But returning as a much more mature group, Big Bang made all its tracks []