YG Disappointed in KBS Review Standards for G-Dragon

By: vip4daesung YG Entertainment‘s CEO Yang Hyun Suk expressed disappointment in KBS’s review boards decision to censor G-Dragon’s songs “Light It Up” and “That XX.” He stated, “Due to KBS’s review standards, G-Dragon could not perform ‘Light It Up’ and ‘That XX’ on ‘Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook‘ as he had planned originally. G-Dragon is also very disappointed.” G-Dragon originally planned to perform “Crayon,” “Light It … Continue reading YG Disappointed in KBS Review Standards for G-Dragon

Big Bang to release "Still Alive" Special Edition on June 6 [NEWS]

Through YG Life, YG Entertainment announced that Big Bang would be releasing a new special edition album titled “Still Alive” on June 6. The track-list contains: Still Alive, Monster (The Title Song), Feeling, Badboy, Blue, Bingle Bingle, Ego, and Love Dust. That is a total of 9 songs. Although this album is a special edition nearly half of the songs are new. A representative of … Continue reading Big Bang to release "Still Alive" Special Edition on June 6 [NEWS]

Seungri and Daesung to Guest Host as Inkigayo MCs [NEWS]

Big Bang’s Daesung and Seungri are returning as MCs of a major broadcast program – albeit, for only one day. According to YG Entertainment, the two will stand as special MCs for the upcoming April 15 episode of SBS’ Inkigayo alongside IU. Inkigayo’s Nicole and Goo Hara from Kara will be absent from their duties on that day due to Kara’s Japan concert series. This … Continue reading Seungri and Daesung to Guest Host as Inkigayo MCs [NEWS]

Se7en Reveals Promotional Video for "Love Again"

Se7en continues to make waves in Japan! After the success of his most recent singles, “Somebody Else” and “When I Can’t Sing,” the singer is gearing up for his next release by unveiling the short version of the music video for his new track, “Love Again.” “Love Again” is a mid-tempo track with some influence of R&B. In the video, Se7en is seen playing different … Continue reading Se7en Reveals Promotional Video for "Love Again"

Big Bang & 2NE1 rank within the top 5 on the Oricon Weekly Chart [NEWS]

YG Entertainment‘s Big Bang and 2NE1 have placed well on the Oricon charts, both ranking within the top 5 at the same time. According to the most recent April 4th Oricon Weekly Albums Chart, Big Bang’s ‘ALIVE‘ album sold over 53,000 copies, seizing the #3 position. The album also immediately rose to #2 on the Daily Oricon Chart upon being released on March 28th. ‘ALIVE’ … Continue reading Big Bang & 2NE1 rank within the top 5 on the Oricon Weekly Chart [NEWS]

Big Bang stopping in Indonesia for Alive Tour? [NEWS]

JAKARTA – Boy band BIG BANG is currently planning for their “BIG BANG Alive Tour 2012”. They will be traveling in 16 countries all over the world. Will Indonesia be one of the stops? Some time ago, there was news that the promoter who brought Lady Gaga to Indonesia will be responsible for bringing Big Bang. During an interview, the director of Big Daddy Indonesia, Michael … Continue reading Big Bang stopping in Indonesia for Alive Tour? [NEWS]

YG’s representative gives out different gifts to 2NE1 and Big Bang?

President Yang Hyun Seok of 2NE1 and Big Bang’s agency is creating a stir by giving out different gift sets for the national holiday. That day, 2NE1’s leader CL revealed, “Yang Hyun Suk gives out gifts to YG families on national holidays. He usually gives out gifts like dried persimmon but we received a bag of pine nuts this time.” Other members who were listening … Continue reading YG’s representative gives out different gifts to 2NE1 and Big Bang?