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GFriend to Drop New Japanese Digital Singles Next Month

GFriend to Drop New Japanese Digital Singles Next Month

SEOUL, Sept. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop girl group GFriend plans to release two digital singles in Japan next month, its management agency said Monday. The singles — “Labyrinth – Crossroads” and “Song of the Sirens – Apple” — will be released on Oct. 14 and 21, respectively, according to Source Music. “Labyrinth – Crossroads” [...]

BLACKPINK Invites Guest Star, Goes Retro in 2nd Pre-release Single ‘Ice Cream’

BLACKPINK Invites Guest Star, Goes Retro in 2nd Pre-release Single ‘Ice Cream’

SEOUL, Aug. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop girl group BLACKPINK is gearing up to drop its second song of this summer, “Ice Cream,” having invited a special guest artist for the track and adopted a new visual style that represents a sharp departure from its previous hit “How You Like That.” The K-pop quartet plans [...]

BTS’ New Single ‘Dynamite’ Celebrates Spirit of Happiness, Confidence in Pandemic Era

BTS’ New Single ‘Dynamite’ Celebrates Spirit of Happiness, Confidence in Pandemic Era

SEOUL, Aug. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — Sometimes a small slice of comforting, feel-good entertainment, whether it be music, television or film, can go a long way in dealing with stress and fatigue, especially now more than ever amidst the raging COVID-19 pandemic. And that’s exactly what global K-pop sensation BTS had in mind when preparing [...]

BTS to Release New English-language Single Next Month

BTS to Release New English-language Single Next Month

SEOUL, July 27 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop giants BTS plan to release a new English-language single next month, the band’s agency announced Monday. The seven-piece act will drop the yet-unnamed digital single on Aug. 21 on domestic and international streaming services, Big Hit Entertainment, the band’s label-agency, announced on the group’s online fan community BTS [...]

Sunmi Goes Hopelessly Romantic in Summer Dance Number ‘Pporappippam’

Sunmi Goes Hopelessly Romantic in Summer Dance Number ‘Pporappippam’

SEOUL, June 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Since her full-fledged solo departure from Wonder Girls in 2017, K-pop songstress Sunmi has taken on striking concepts of feminist empowerment in her summer tracks, from “Gashina” to “Noir.” For 2020, Sunmi is taking on a totally new facade: a woman hopelessly in love in the early days of [...]

BTS Unveils Single ‘Black Swan’ in the Run-up to Official Album Release Next Month

BTS Unveils Single ‘Black Swan’ in the Run-up to Official Album Release Next Month

SEOUL, Jan. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop super band BTS on Friday dropped “Black Swan,” a track from the band’s upcoming “Map of the Soul: 7″ album, scheduled for official release next month. The song hit major South Korean and overseas online music streaming services in the evening ahead of the full release of the [...]