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Rookie Band TREASURE Aims to Spread Positive Vibes with Debut Full Album

Rookie Band TREASURE Aims to Spread Positive Vibes with Debut Full Album

SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — After selling 700,000 albums with just three singles and sweeping rookie prizes at year-end awards, TREASURE now aims to send out positive vibes to fans and listeners. The rookie band that debuted in August through a survival audition program by YG Entertainment, “YG Treasure Box,” is set to drop [...]

IZ*ONE to Release New EP Next Month amid Vote-rigging Controversy

IZ*ONE to Release New EP Next Month amid Vote-rigging Controversy

SEOUL, Nov. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop act IZ*ONE will release a new album next month, its management agency said Monday, amid a lingering controversy over vote-rigging in the audition program that it debuted through. The band will drop its fourth EP, “One-reeler/Act Ⅳ” on Dec. 7, Off the Record said. The album, the first [...]

Award-winning Pianist Sunwoo Yekwon Returns with ‘Miraculous’ Album ‘Mozart’

Award-winning Pianist Sunwoo Yekwon Returns with ‘Miraculous’ Album ‘Mozart’

SEOUL, Nov. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — For pianist Sunwoo Yekwon, recording his new album “Mozart” in pandemic-hit Europe was a miracle itself. The 31-year-old pianist who has conquered a series of international competitions, including the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2017, returned with his first new album with Decca, “Mozart,” in three years. “As [...]

GFriend Returns with Sassy Disco for 3rd Full Album ‘Walpurgis Night’

GFriend Returns with Sassy Disco for 3rd Full Album ‘Walpurgis Night’

SEOUL, Nov. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — GFriend is the latest K-pop act to turn to disco. The six-member girl group unveiled its new title track “MAGO” in a media showcase Monday ahead of dropping its third studio album “回: Walpurgis Night” at 6 p.m. The album, which succeeds EPs “LABYRINTH” and “Song of the Sirens,” [...]