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Hyundai Card Apologizes for Controversial Ariana Grande Concert

Hyundai Card Apologizes for Controversial Ariana Grande Concert

SEOUL, Aug. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Card Co. on Thursday apologized for what is being criticized as a “disrespectful” concert performance by American pop singer Ariana Grande in South Korea. Grande has been bombarded with negative feedback from South Korean fans over her concert held Tuesday at the Gocheok Sky Dome in western Seoul, [...]

S. Korean winner of Chopin competition to perform at home next year

S. Korean winner of Chopin competition to perform at home next year

SEOUL, July 19 (Korea Bizwire) – Cho Seong-jin, the first South Korean winner of the International Frederic Chopin Piano Competition, will perform two solo recitals at home next year, officials said Tuesday. Cho is scheduled to perform at Lotte Concert Hall in Seoul on Jan. 4., and then at Tongyeong Concert Hall in Tongyeong, South Gyeongsang [...]

Hallyu Star Jang Keun-suk to Hold Concert in Shanghai

Hallyu Star Jang Keun-suk to Hold Concert in Shanghai

SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Korea Bizwire) - Fans in China have been excited over their beloved South Korean celebrity Jang Keun-suk’s planned concert in Shanghai this week, his management agency said Friday. The 28-year-old actor-singer, who has enjoyed popularity Asianwide, will hold “The Jang Keun-suk Live in Shanghai” at the Shanghai International Gymnastic Center on Saturady, according [...]

24,000 Masked Fans Cheer for TVXQ amidst MERS Concerns

24,000 Masked Fans Cheer for TVXQ amidst MERS Concerns

SEOUL, Jun. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — TVXQ fans cheered through their masks at concerts on June 13 and 14, where concerns over the MERS virus were moderated by organizers who used thermal imaging cameras to check body temperatures at various times during the shows. The two-day concert raised concerns over the further spread of the [...]