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1TYM to perform at YG Family concert?

Earlier in the month, it was confirmed that Jinusean, one of YG Entertainment‘s first artists, will be participating in the upcoming ’15th Anniversary YG Family Concert’. Now, there’s a rumor that old school YG Entertainment group 1TYM might also be performing at the concert.

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Trouble Maker releases tracklist + teaser for their project album

 

Cube Entertainment‘s new project duo, Trouble Maker, has released the tracklist for their upcoming debut album!

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Nominees announced for the ’26th Golden Disk Awards’

The Golden Disk Awards (better known as the Korean equivalent of the Grammys) will soon be entering its 26th year, and organizers have just announced its list of nominees.

Separated into ‘Digital’ and ‘Album’ awards, the Golden Disk is known for selecting winners based on sales figures over the year. For this year’s nominees, the committee considered albums released from January 1st, 2011 to November 30th, 2011.

The 26th Golden Disk Awards will be held in Osaka, Japan on January 11th and 12, 2012 at the Kyocera Dome.

Check out the categories and nominees below:

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< Album Award >
[ Presented to the most popular artist based on album sales figures for the year and ratings from judges ]

– 2PM (Hands Up)
– 4minute (4MINUTES Left)
– Leessang (Asura Balbalta)
– Jay Park (Take a Deeper Look)
– Brown Eyed Girls (Sixth Sense)
– Sung Si Kyung (The First)
– Super Junior (Mr. Simple)
– SNSD (The Boys)
– Wonder Girls (Wonder World)
– After School (Virgin)
– Lee Seung Gi (Tonight)
– Jang Gi Ha and the Faces (Jang Gi Ha and the Faces)
– B2ST (Fiction & Fact)
– CNBLUE (First Step)
– F.T. Island (Return)
– f(x) (Pinocchio)
– INFINITE (Over the Top)
– KARA (Step)
– MBLAQ (BLAQ Style)
– miss A (A Class)

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< Digital Album Award >
[ Presented to the most popular artist based on online (BGM/downloads) and mobile ringback sales figures and statistics]

– 2NE1 (Lonely)
– 2PM (Hands Up)
– 4men (Live at Least Once)
– 4minute (Mirror Mirror)
– Park Bom (Don’t Cry)
– SNSD (The Boys)
– IU (The Story I Didn’t Know)
– Wonder Girls (Be My Baby)
– Lee Seung Gi (Time for Love)
– Wheesung (Heartaching Story)
– B2ST (On Rainy Days)
– CNBLUE (Intuition)
– F.T. Island (Hello Hello)
– f(x) (Pinocchio)
– G.NA (Black & White)
– K.Will (My Heart is Beating)
– MBLAQ (Mona Lisa)
– miss A (Goodbye Baby)
– SECRET (Starlight Moonlight)
– SISTAR (How Dare You)

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< Most Popular Artist Award >

[Presented to the most popular artist after tallying results from popularity vote and ratings from judges]

– 2NE1 (Lonely)
– 2PM (Hands Up)
– 4men (Once in Your Life)
– 4minute (Mirror Mirror)
– Leessang (You’re the Answer to a Guy Like Me)
– Park Bom (Don’t Cry)
– Brown Eyed Girls (Sixth Sense)
– Sung Si Kyung (I Like It)
– Super Junior (Mr. Simple)
– SNSD (The Boys)
– IU (The Story I Didn’t Know)
– Wonder Girls (Be My Baby)
– After School (Virgin)
– Lee Seung Gi (Tonight)
– Jang Gi Ha and the Faces (Just Another Relationship)
– Wheesung (Heart-aching Story)
– B2ST (Fiction)
– CNBLUE (Intuition)
– F.T. Island (Hello Hello)
– f(x) (Pinocchio)
– G.NA (Black & White)
– INFINITE (Be Mine)
– KARA (Step)
– K.Will (Be Mine)
– MBLAQ (Stay)
– miss A (Goodbye Baby)
– SECRET (Starlight Moonlight)
– SISTAR (How Dare You)

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Source: GDA official homepage

by asphodel @ allkpop


YG Entertainment to hold [YG Family 15th Anniversary Exhibition] “KISS WITH YG FAMILY” for Charity

From November 26, 2011 to January 5, 2012, YG Entertainment will be holding a special exhibition event at Gangnam Station, Sin Bundang Line B2, G-Arche.

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2NE1′s Dara and CL return to Korea for ‘YG Family Concert’ rehearsal

On November 26th, 2NE1‘s CL and Sandara Park shared a fresh selca through the latter’s me2day to commemorate their return to Korea.

Sandara wrote, Arrived in Korea!  Came here to practice for the YG Family Concert!  All the artists are coming to meet today!  The sunbaenims are coming in one by one! doogeun doogeun, kong dak kong dak! [onomatopoeia for heartbeat].  Today’s fashion is about utilizing a face mask.  Sandara and CL’s 2-set selca!  How is it?

The photo also contained a caption that read, The [main] point of this photo! Chae Rin‘s [CL’s real name] cute eyes that can only be seen in the dorms.”

Fans were delighted to see the return of the infamous face masks from 2NE1′s “Ugly” MV, especially since they allowed CL to keep her edgy style even though she dressed down and didn’t wear any makeup.

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