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SHINee, EXO, NCT 127 Members to Come Together in One Boy Band in Oct.

SHINee, EXO, NCT 127 Members to Come Together in One Boy Band in Oct.

SEOUL, Aug. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — In collaboration with an affiliate of American entertainment giant Universal Music Group, South Korea’s biggest music label SM Entertainment will unveil a new boy band in October that will bring together highly accomplished artists under its wing. Under the joint project with the U.S.-based Capitol Music Group (CMG), home [...]

EXO-CBX to Drop First Full-Length Album in Japan in May

EXO-CBX to Drop First Full-Length Album in Japan in May

SEOUL, April 25 (Korea Bizwire) – EXO-CBX, the K-pop boy band EXO’s sub-unit, will release its first full-length album, titled “MAGIC,” in Japan next month, its agency said Wednesday. SM Entertainment said the album features 11 tracks, including eight new songs, such as “Horololo” and solo songs by its members, Chen, Baekhyun and Xiumin. With the May 9 release, the sub-unit will go on tour in Japan. Titled “EXO-CBX Magical [...]

K-Pop Entertainment Agencies Bulking Up Amid Fierce Competition

K-Pop Entertainment Agencies Bulking Up Amid Fierce Competition

SEOUL, March 16 (Korea Bizwire) — After reaching a breaking point in the music industry, major South Korean entertainment companies are now bulking up to gain a competitive edge in securing cultural content. At the forefront of this shift are SM Entertainment and YG Entertainment, two of the largest entertainment agencies in South Korea boasting the [...]