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Red Velvet’s Joy, Crush Announce They are Dating

Red Velvet’s Joy, Crush Announce They are Dating

SEOUL, Aug. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Joy of girl group Red Velvet and R&B singer-songwriter Crush are officially a pair, their management agencies said Monday. “The two were colleagues but recently began dating,” Joy’s management agency, SM Entertainment, said. Crush’s agency, P Nation, made the same statement. The couple collaborated last year when the 24-year-old [...]

Red Velvet’s Irene Apologizes over ‘Gapjil’ Scandal

Red Velvet’s Irene Apologizes over ‘Gapjil’ Scandal

SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Irene, a member of popular K-pop act Red Velvet, admitted to allegations that she verbally attacked a stylist during a recent shoot and apologized over the incident. “I sincerely apologize for hurting the stylist with my foolish attitude and careless words and action,” Irene said in an Instagram post [...]

Red Velvet’s New Album Tops iTunes Album Charts in 42 Countries

Red Velvet’s New Album Tops iTunes Album Charts in 42 Countries

SEOUL, Dec. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Girl group Red Velvet’s latest “repackage album,” “The ReVe Festival: Finale,” has topped the iTunes album charts in 42 countries, its agency said Tuesday. The third of the five-member band’s “The ReVe Festival” trilogy, the 16-track album was released on Monday (Korean time) and includes four new songs — [...]

Red Velvet Drops This Year’s Second Summer Album Fronted by ‘Umpah Umpah’

Red Velvet Drops This Year’s Second Summer Album Fronted by ‘Umpah Umpah’

SEOUL, Aug. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Beloved girl group Red Velvet released Tuesday a new EP, “The ReVe Festival: Day 2,” the quintet’s second album to hit the summer music scene this year. “Umpah Umpah,” the main track, is a bright, energizing disco number laced electric sound rhythms, whose lyrics draw on summer images like [...]

Red Velvet Showcases Collaboration with Korean Fashion Brands in New York

Red Velvet Showcases Collaboration with Korean Fashion Brands in New York

SEOUL, Feb. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The culture ministry, and an affiliated government agency, said Friday they have unveiled a fashion collaboration between Korean designer brands and popular girl group Red Velvet at a showroom in New York City. “The Selects X Red Velvet,” unveiled on Feb. 21 (U.S. time), is the first collaboration from [...]