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BIGBANG Renews Contract with YG Ahead of New Music Release

BIGBANG Renews Contract with YG Ahead of New Music Release

SEOUL, March 11 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop boy band BIGBANG has renewed its contract with the current agency, YG Entertainment, ahead of the band’s new music release planned for this year, YG said Wednesday. “The BIGBANG members, G-Dragon, Taeyang, T.O.P and Daesung, signed an exclusive contract with YG,” the management said in a press release. [...]

Seungri Indicted on Overseas Gambling, Prostitution Mediation Charges

Seungri Indicted on Overseas Gambling, Prostitution Mediation Charges

SEOUL, Jan. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Seungri, the disgraced former member of K-pop boy band BIGBANG, has been indicted for allegedly gambling overseas and procuring prostitutes for investors. The scandal-ridden celebrity was indicted Thursday, without detention, on charges of overseas gambling and breaching the foreign exchange transaction act, as well as the act on the [...]

U.S. Magazine Lists BIGBANG’s G-Dragon, T.O.P as Emerging Art Collectors

U.S. Magazine Lists BIGBANG’s G-Dragon, T.O.P as Emerging Art Collectors

SEOUL, Dec. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — G-Dragon and T.O.P of South Korean boy band BIGBANG have joined an American art magazine’s list of emerging art collectors. The highly popular K-pop stars were part of ARTnews’ list of “50 Art Collectors to Watch” posted on the magazine’s website on Dec. 13. “Looking to the future of [...]