Many TV programs, events and comebacks delayed due to ferry disaster


On April 16th, a ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on a trip to Jeju island, sank off South Korea's southern coast, leaving nearly 300 people missing, 7 people dead and 55 injured.

Due to the big disaster, all the entertainment programs, dramas as well as comeback schedules of many artists have been delayed to show respects for the victims.

KBS1's programs: "Secret of Birth" ,"Real Experience of The World" and the drama "Love through Song" were postponed .

KBS2's music program "Music Bank" planned to air on the 18th was canceled. However, drama "Golden Cross" and "Palpitating Romance" will air as scheduled.

MBC's programs "Zero" ,"Shining Romance" ,"Mother's Garden" ,"The Real Story" ,"Radio Star" had been delayed . 

SBS's "Inkigayo", "TV News At Night" were canceled and they will air the news update for 2 consecutive hours instead.

As for celebrities, many agencies and artists announced the delay of their comebacks: Block B, T-ara's Jiyeon, G.NA, Fiestar, Lena Park, Junggigo... and others canceled their fan meetings and interviews: Apink, BoA, NC.A, Toheart...

Many actors and actresses also canceled their promotional plans: Jo In Sung, Jeon Ji Hyun,...


We sent our warmest condolences to the families of the victims.

Jenny@dkpopnews
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Video of Suzy’s fall shows her unwavering professionalism



On April 12, Miss A Suzy got her ankle injured in a concert in Beijing. It was until photos of her injury revealed that the ankle is badly injured.

A video of Suzy's solo stage during her 'Let It Go' performance has been uploaded and fans praise her for acting like it was nothing after the fall. The Miss A member got up and continued singing until the end.

Comments on her professionalism flooded the comment boxes sending her encouragement and wishes for her fast recovery.

Watch below:


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NU’EST announce dates for their Japan Summer Tour



NU'EST are going to embark their first Japanese tour this summer season and they have released the dates and places through their official Japanese website.

The boys are going to hold three tours starting on August 18 in Zepp Nagoya, following another tour on August 21 in Zepp Namba, Osaka and ends on August 25 at Maihama Amphitheater.

Fanclub members will be notified about the ticketing and event details. Are you ready to spend the hot summer with NU'EST?
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ToHeart and NC.A decide to postpone fansigning event on April 19 #PrayForSouthKorea



ToHeart and NC.A who have fansigning schedules on April 19 both postpone to join the second day of mourning for the ship tragedy occurred yesterday.

Meeting with fans with a heavy heart due to the pain, Toheart's Woohyun and Key postpone their April 19 and 20 fansigning schedules. They notified their fans through a post on their website and is going to inform them the changed dates in the future.

On the other hand, NC.A's agency, JJ Holic media posted the notice on N.CA's Facebook page, "We are mourning for the ferry sank in Jindo that occurred on April 16. We apologize to cancel NC.A's fansign scheduled on 19th. Victims who are missing, we pray for your safe return."

Toheart and NC.A are both asking for their fans' understanding for this sudden change of schedules.

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Kim Yeon Ji releases MV teaser for ‘Sad Day’



SeeYa's Kim Yeon Ji releases the MV teaser for her solo comeback 'Sad Day'.

Kim Yeon Ji is coming back as solo after her group SeeYa disbanded, with an album 'Never Land Project' which is scheduled to be released on April 18.

Check out the MV teaser below:


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FIESTAR postpone comeback date to join the mourning for the ship tragedy #PrayForSouthKorea




FIESTAR postpone their comeback to sympathize and mourn after the ship tragedy occurred yesterday.

A very unfortunate news has broken out on April 16, after a South Korea ferry sank on its way to Jeju leaving 6 people dead and almost 290 passengers missing , including high school students missing.

Prior to this, FIESTAR agency told StarNews on 17, "FIESTAR is going to release new single on April 25 and the full scale promotional activities which scheduled to start on 23rd are all postponed." Adjusting to later date than the original plan.

The group is coming back with five members after Cheska's withdrawal last month. Hope fans can patiently wait for Jei, CaoLu, Linzy, Hyemi, and Yezi's comeback.

May the souls of deceased rest in peace and we also pray for faster rescue of those who are missing.

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Choo Sarang covers ‘Let It Go’!!!


Choo Sung Hoon's adorable daughter Choo Sarang received much love with her appearance on KBS show 'The Return of Superman'.

Her father uploaded a video of Sarang singing Let It Go through her official Facebook page, she's seen singing along to the track while playing her kid piano.

Watch her cover below:

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Actor Jung Seok Won signs with C-Jes Entertainment


On April 16th, it was revealed that actor Jung Seok Won has signed an exclusive contract with C-Jes Entertainment.

Last year Jung Seok Won involved in a legal dispute with his former agency which made him refrained from his activities for 7 months. Now everything is solved, he decided to join in C-Jes Entertainment.

With the recent join of many celebrities like Choi Min Sik, Gummy, Lee Ji Ah, Lee Bum Soo, Lee Jung Jae, Jung Seok Won and many more, C-Jes Entertainment is growing bigger and bigger day by day.

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BESTie perform their hit songs at the Army Festival

BESTie perform their hit songs such as Pitapat, Love Options and Thank U Very Much at the Army Festival.

The girls received much love from the soldiers especially during their Pitapat performance due to its sexy choreography and catchy lyrics, watch their performance below:


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Akdong Musician’s ‘Galaxy’ deems inappropriate for broadcast on KBS


On April 16th, KBS announced that Akdong Musician's "Galaxy" is banned from broadcast.

The reason is because the world "galaxy" in the lyrics are repeated 9 times in the song, so people might mistake it as a CF song for the smartphone brand Samsung Galaxy. Meanwhile the other songs in the album passed the deliberation.

YG Entertainment also said that they will not send in any request for a reconsideration, and there won't be any change in the lyrics.

What do you think about this judgement from KBS?
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