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Did G-Dragon copy his seaweed hair from Skrillex? [NEWS]


Mnet’s Wide Entertainment News will be rummaging through K-Pop concepts to guess where they’ve been spotted before on other people. The April 9 broadcast of Wide Entertainment News will show how G-Dragon’s shocking ‘seaweed hair’ may have been inspired by the American producer and disc jockey Skrillex through its Unlock section. Their hairdos do seem to resemble each other’s as they both have their hair gathered on one side of their head, but the difference is that Skrillex’s hair looks more lush []

Soribada organizes a special event to promote Big Bang’s ‘Alive’ album [NEWS]


Soribada has collaborated with YGE to help the promotion of Big Bang’s new mini album. Starting from 23rd of February to 23rd of this March, there are buses with the pictures of Big Bang for Soribada running in Seoul. The first event that Soribada held is the ‘album event’. When you download ‘Big Bang 5th Mini Album’ from the website, then you can automatically enter the event. 10 lucky fans will be able to get a signed album from this event. The []

Violinist Eugene Park’s love call to Lee Hyori and G-Dragon [NEWS]


37 years old violinist Eugene Park has shown his love for K-POP. He chose Lee Hyori and Big Bang’s G-Dragon when asked for the most desired singer he wants to perform with. “I love charismatic and sexy women” he stated the reason for choosing Lee Hyori He showed his faith in G-Dragon by saying “Don’t all Korean love GD?” “I want to look neat and tidy like him” he further confessed “GD is one of a kind entertainer that rare to find []

How Far Along Is Big Bang From Entering The Mainstream Media? [NEWS]


Big Bang’s recent movement is unusual. In other words the media all around the world is unusual towards Big Bang. YG Entertainment announced earlier that Big Bang’s comeback will be YG’s biggest promotion ever, and all six songs from the mini-album will be title songs. Their confidence is now being revealed through the results. With the announcement of their world tour with Live Nation and renowned tour director, Laurieann Gibson, is now receiving media coverage all over the world. Big Bang first []

Gawker says Big Bang’s “Bad Boy” is “The Real Perfect New Pop Song” [NEWS]


Some here at Gawker argue that Canadian Power Puff Girl Carly Rae Jepsen’s ‘Call Me Maybe’ is the new perfect pop song. While I have listened to that song twelve times in a row today, I have to disagree: ‘Bad Boy,’ by K-pop boy group Big Bang, is even more perfect. It’s so perfect it transcends language. ‘Bad Boy,’ the second music video from Big Bang’s new album Alive has the group twirling around underneath the JMZ subway tracks in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, []

G-Dragon: I would Only Hurt Others If I Kept Hiding [NEWS]


Big Bang’s leader G-Dragon talks about what he feels about Big Bang’s comeback on Alive Big Bang. On 9th March 2012, SBS broadcast a one hour comeback special “Big Bang Comeback Show – Alive Big Bang” and through the broadcast, G-Dragon expressed his feelings regarding the comeback for the first time. He said, “(After the incident) I can’t keep hiding. Because this would bring hurt to many others, I can’t do so.” G-Dragon future explains, “Rather than saying hundreds and thousands of []

Watch Your Back, Bieber: The Boy Band Is Making a Comeback [NEWS]


“The boys are back!” the Internet cried this week, reinstating the relevance of all-male pop groups. Women have had a strong run dominating the Top 40 pop charts, no doubt, but thanks to some international imports, we may be about to hear a lot more harmonizing than we have in the last few years. In what looks like the second coming of Westlife and Boyzone, two bands in particular have been leading a boy-band comeback and dominating the discussion: The Wanted and []

Daesung: “I Couldn’t Meet Eyes with Fans” [NEWS]


During the SBS “Big Bang Comeback Show – Alive Big Bang” that was broadcast on 9 March, Big Bang’s G-Dragon has expressed that “In this new mini album we’ve included a solo song by Daesung. We know that Daesung can’t sing a medium tempo song and also he wouldn’t be able to meet eyes with fans hence we really felt distressed.” Daesung state “I still feel really sorry towards my fans. When we first made our comeback on stage during YG Family []

Big Bang’s ‘Comeback Show’ vs. KBS’ Music Bank – Who Will Emerge the Victor? [NEWS]


It’s a battle for viewership ratings! SBS’ special broadcast of Big Bang’s Big Bang Comeback Show will be airing opposite KBS’ weekly Music Bank on March 9 at 6 pm (KST) and 6:10 pm respectively. The Big Bang Comeback Show will be mainly be composed of Big Bang’s concert performances from its recent Big Show concerts, which were held from March 2 through March 4, in support of Big Bang’s newest mini album, Alive. T While some 39,000 fans attended the concerts, []

T.O.P to Take Part in "FUBU LIVE ON STAGE" Event (20120312) [NEWS]


On March 12th 2012 @ 1:30 PM, FUBU’s Myung Dong Flagship store is holding an event called “FUBU LIVE ON STAGE”. FUBU Rebirth’s 2TOP, which are the creative director Suh Sang Young and the model BIGBANG TOP, will be joining the “FUBU LIVE ON STAGE”. Korea’s best DJ crew ‘360 Sound’ will be hosting the event in a public broadcasting style. The broadcasting will show the behind the scenes story of TOP & SuhSangYoung CD’s CF shooting, FUBU brand’s renewal process, 2TOP’s []