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Singer-actress IU to Sue YouTuber for Slander

Singer-actress IU to Sue YouTuber for Slander

SEOUL, Apr. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Singer-actress IU plans to sue a man who has made derogatory and suggestive comments towards the star through YouTube videos, her agency said Wednesday. Fave Entertainment, IU’s agency, said in a statement that the YouTube user, referred to as “A” by the company, “habitually made comments slandering and personally [...]

BigBang, IU, Park Jin-young Win KMA Awards

BigBang, IU, Park Jin-young Win KMA Awards

SEOUL, March 2 (Yonhap) - Hallyu K-pop stars BigBang, IU and ParkJin-young snagged the Netizens’ Choice Awards in the 13th round of the Korean Music Awards, the awarding committee said on Monday. This year’s KMA ceremony, held in Guro Arts Valley, western Seoul, recognized a total of 27 Korean solo and group acts. In the netizens’ re-vote that ran Feb. 15-22, BigBang won the most [...]

SONY Korea to Launch Its Flagship High Resolution Headphone Suite

SONY Korea to Launch Its Flagship High Resolution Headphone Suite

SEOUL, Oct 17 (Korea Bizwire) – SONY KOREA held a launching event on October 16 for its MDR flagship lineup — its quality high resolution audio headphones, earphones and amplifiers which will hit the local market during the next month. K-pop singers IU and Yoo Hee-yeol attended as SONY’s endorsement model at the event, held [...]