All posts tagged "topstories"

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    ‘Checkmate’ becomes first million seller from ITZY

    K-pop girl group ITZY has recorded its first million seller with its latest album, “Checkmate,” the band’s agency said Thursday. Released on July 15, the group’s fifth EP passed the 1 million threshold Wednesday afternoon, JYP Entertainment...

    • Posted September 2, 2022
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    Exhibition on BTS’ 9-yr career to hit Seoul, Busan

    An exhibition on K-pop sensation BTS’ first nine years since its debut in 2013 will be held in Seoul and the southern port city of Busan, organizers said Wednesday. The “2022 BTS Exhibition: Proof” displays photos, materials,...

    • Posted August 31, 2022
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    BLACKPINK’s ‘Pink Venom’ makes debut on Billboard singles chart at No. 22

    Girl group BLACKPINK’s new single “Pink Venom” arrived on the U.S. Billboard’s main singles chart at No. 22, Billboard has said. Billboard said on Twitter on Sunday (U.S. time) the song ranked 22nd on this week’s Hot...

    • Posted August 31, 2022
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    Busan preparing to successfully host BTS’ 100,000-person concert

    The city government of Busan, South Korea’s second-largest city, is busy establishing transportation, safety and quarantine measures for an unprecedentedly large audience at the BTS concert there in October, officials said Monday. K-pop superstars BTS recently announced...

    • Posted August 29, 2022
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  • Members of Blackpink arrive at the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, U.S., August 28, 2022.
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    BLACKPINK wins two prizes, BTS 4th consecutive group of year title at VMAs

    BLACKPINK has won in two categories at the MTV Video Music Awards, one of the biggest U.S. pop music awards, becoming the first K-pop girl group to accomplish the feat. The South Korean group lifted the trophies...

    • Posted August 29, 2022
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    Monthly K-pop album sales top 10 mln copies for first time

    Monthly sales of K-pop albums surpassed a combined 10 million copies for the first time last month thanks to the continued expansion of the global fandom of idol groups, a market tracker said Monday. According to Kim...

    • Posted August 29, 2022
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    TWICE to drop new EP ‘Between 1&2′

    Popular K-pop girl group TWICE will return Friday with its 11th EP, “Between 1&2,” the group’s management agency said. The album consists of seven tracks connected under the theme of the bond between ONCE, the group’s global...

    • Posted August 26, 2022
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