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“YG on Air: Big Bang Alive” Broadcasting Information

From Official VIP Website:

Hello, this is YG Entertainment.

Here is information about the broadcast of “YG ON AIR:BIG BANG ALIVE“:

“YG ON AIR: BIG BANG ALIVE”, which took place on March 14th in the Hwajung Gym will be aired on Naver and YouTube for fans who love Big Bang and cheer them on around the world.


YG Opens 2nd Global Event for Big Bang’s “Fantastic Baby”

After previously opening a cover contest for Big Bang’s tracks “Blue” and “Bad Boy” off its new mini album “ALIVE“, YG Entertainment has surprised fans with another cover contest.

This time, fans get the chance to strut their moves for the dance cover contest for the track “Fantastic Baby“.

From now until March 26, 11:59 pm (KST), fans from all over the world can upload and submit a YouTube video of a dance cover of “Fantastic Baby”. The recipient of the grand prize, (the Fantastic Baby Award), will receive roundtrip airfare to Seoul, accommodation, a tour of the YG headquarters and more.

Ten other lucky winners will receive a Big Bang Alive goods gift box, signed CD and a personal message from Big Bang. All winners will be announced on May 1.

‘M! Countdown’ Live Streaming Giveaway Event!

M! Countdown‘, World’s No. 1 K-pop chart show is going worldwide, with live broadcast beginning on January 5th, 2012. To celebrate this big announcement, Mnet has prepared a huge giveaway event!

Be a ‘M! Countdown‘  Messenger. If you are passionate about K-pop all you have to do is spread this wonderful news with friends, family and everyone. It’s so easy just follow these three simple steps:

  1. Create your own event URL here.
  2. Share M! Countdown global fan voting with friends, and make them vote for the weekly top song of the week through your URL.
  3. Every single visit to online poll via your poll URL will be counted as 1.

The event runs December 30th 2011 – January 26th 2012 (KST) and the winners will be announced February 8th 2012.


by LeeEunDuk @ allkpop

S.M. Entertainment 2012 Global Auditions

SM Global Auditions have been an annual event since 2006. Henry of Super Junior M and f(x) member Amber were talented individuals picked up by the Global Auditions.

The SM Global Auditions will take place in New York on February 18, Chicago on February 20, San Francisco on February 26, and LA on March 3.

Auditions are open for anyone and there is no application fee.

Applications can be sent via e-mail to: 2012usa@smtown.com, 2012canada@smtown.com or YouTube (www.youtube.com/audition)


SM Entertainment to hold Global Auditions in 2012

SM Entertainment revealed their plans for 2012 global auditions through their official website. Next year’s auditions include events in New York, Chicago, Toronto, Vancouver, LA and San Francisco; as well as auditions in Japan, China and Korea.

The auditions will be taken in various categories, including singer, actor/actress, model, dancer, songwriter and lyricist. Anyone is free to apply and no audition fee is asked. Anyone who wants to take part in the auditions, however, will only be able to audition once and won’t be able to take a second chance at another audition later on the schedule.

The series of auditions will start with a first date on February 18th in New York, before it takes off to the other cities. Venues for the events haven’t been revealed yet.

More detailed information for the North America round of auditions can be found on SM Entertainment’s website over here. The Asian auditions’ mini sites can be accessed over here.


Ticketing Info for Girls’ Generation 2011 Tour In Singapore

By now, most of us know that Girls’ Generation (SNSD) will be having their first concert 8p.m. Friday December 9, at the Singapore Indoor Stadium.

Now, Running Into The Sun (RITS), the company in charge of ticketing sales, has released ticketing information, floor planning and general information regarding the Girls’ Generation concert.

The details are as follows:


Vote Big Bang In MTV EMA 2011!

The MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) ceremony is one of the biggest award shows in the world every year.  This year show is to be held in the beautiful city of Belfast in Northern Ireland.  Recently, MTV announced that the host for this year awards will be Selena Gomez, most widely known for her role in Disney channel’s popular show Wizards of Waverly Place. With categories like Best Song, Best Video and Best New Act, the MTV EMA is one of the most anticipated music awards shows!