K-Pop News Weekly Headlines: “BTS 2019 MAMA & MMA Awards Sweep”, “Monsta X”, “NCT DREAM”, “Super Junior” & More
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A plethora of concert tours have been confirmed to begin before the year end, up to the first quarter of 2020. Aside from that, notable collaborations from K-Pop’s finest artists are also set in the horizon.
*Covers K-Pop entertainment news from December 1 to December 7
K-Pop News Corner
- Park Bom And Sandara Park To Cap Off The Year With Heartwarming Collaboration
The pair recently announced that they will have their second collaboration in the works—and fans will get to hear it before the decade ends.
- BTS’ Suga Collaborates With Halsey For An Incredible Interlude To Remember
Other than being an idol, BTS’ member Suga is also a talented producer, composer and lyricist. Keeping himself busy, Suga brings forth yet another iconic music to feast the fans.
- MONSTA X Makes Their Voices Heard In New English Single “Middle Of The Night”
Monbebes received a new treat as MONSTA X made their voices heard loud and clear on their latest English single titled “Middle Of The Night” on December 6!
- Sung Si Kyung And IU To Release A Winter-Themed Collaboration Track
December seems to be starting off on the right foot, as balladeer Sung Si Kyung announces a new track. This single is unlike any other, as it marks another collaboration with IU.
- BTS Wins Nine Awards Including A Daesang All-Kill At “2019 MAMA” + Resounding 2019 MMA Daesang Awards Sweep
A new history was created at Japan’s Nagoya Dome on December 4 as BTS wins a total of nine awards which includes four Daesang awards at the 2019 Mnet Asian Music Awards.
On November 30, 2019 BTS carved a new history at the 2019 Melon Music Awards thus proving their dominance. BTS were the stars of the night at the grand music event which was held at Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul.
- SF9’s Hwiyoung Leaves Everyone Stunned In Simple Yet Ethereal “Empty” Music Video
No thoughts, head empty is exactly how fans felt while watching SF9’s Hwiyoung in the music video for his solo track “Empty”!
- NCT U To Bring Taeil, Doyoung, Jaehyun, And Haechan Together For SM’s STATION Track “Coming Home”
NCT’s Taeil, Doyoung, Jaehyun, and Haechan will be giving the winter season a warm welcome with a new song under NCT U as part of SM’s STATION X 4 LOVEs for Winter project!
- GOT7’s Jackson And Youngjae Sit Out From Schedules This Weekend Due To Health Reasons
JYP Entertainment announced one day after the other that both GOT7 members Jackson and Youngjae are sitting out from the group’s schedules for the weekend due to health reasons.
K-Pop Celebrity News
- VICTON Lands As First Guests On Arirang TV’s New Channel “ROLLING” For International Fans
ICTON is getting the honor of opening the newest channel by Arirang TV made for international K-Pop fans!
- DAY6 Members Wonpil And Young K To Appear On KBS’ “Hometown Report”
The two singers will be experiencing the village life through the KBS variety program loved by people of all ages – as a grant of Wonpil’s wish aired on national TV previously!
- Kang Daniel To Halt Promotions After Opening Up About His Current Mental Health Status
KONNECT Entertainment announced on December 4 that Kang Daniel will be putting a break on his promotions after informing fans about his battle with depression and panic disorder.
- Chanyeol Gets A Successful Fan Moment By Meeting Ryan Reynolds And “6 Underground” Cast With EXO
The boys of EXO, especially Chanyeol, were up in the clouds as they met with the cast of the Netflix film 6 Underground – which included one of the rapper’s ultimate idols: Ryan Reynolds!
K-Pop Comeback News & Teasers
- ATEEZ Previews Precious Tracks Included In “Treasure Ep. Extra: Shift The Map (Remixx!)” Album
ATEEZ is putting a new spin to some of their top hits as they set to drop a new collection titled ATEEZ Treasure EP. Extra: Shift The Map (Remixx!), as previewed on the midnight of December 4!
- Stray Kids Blows Away With Exciting “Clé: LEVANTER” Tracklist And Concept Films
Stray Kids is ready to blow everyone away once more as they move closer to the release of their comeback mini-album Clé: LEVANTER this December 9 at 6 PM KST.
- Kim Jae Hwan To Add A New “Moment” To His Reel With First Solo Comeback In December
Kim Jae Hwan will be making the cold melt with his warm voice as he makes his much-awaited return with new music this December!
- #HappyJinDay: Moments Where BTS’ Jin Showed Us Why He Is LeJINdary
t’s the special time of the year again where ARMY forms a cult which known as the JinCult. This is to celebrate the special occasion of the 27th birthday of BTS’ oldest member, Kim Seokjin known by his stage name Jin.
- Super Junior Songs That Made Them The K-Pop Icons They Are Today
Super Junior has been in the industry for fourteen years – not an easy feat but one they achieved. The songs they released have define a generation of K-Pop lovers, some even have become an anthem to their fans’ lives.
- All About ITZY – The Amazing Records Of The Hottest Rookie Girl Group In 2019
With just less than a year since their debut, South Korean rookie girl group ITZY is steadily showing their impressive power with their long-list of feats.
- Everything You Need To Know About The “2019 MAMA”
The Mnet Asian Music Awards also known as MAMA has always been highly anticipated because of it’s fascinating stages and the equally passionate audience. This year too, is no different as it promises a euphoric night to remember.
K-Pop Concert News & Recap
- GOT7 To Serenade Ahgases In Upcoming Special Music Video For “Sing For U”
GOT7 dedicates another special gift to Ahgases as they announce the release of a music video for their Japanese track “Sing For U”!
- Jung Yong Hwa To Make Extraordinary Music Date With Philippine Fans In March
The CNBLUE leader is bringing his Still 622 concert to Manila on March 6, 2020 at the Mall of Asia Arena
- Check Out The Dates And Locations For “Eric Nam Before We Begin World Tour 2020”
Following the release of his successful first English album of the same name, Eric Nam is preparing to embark on his Before We Begin World Tour 2020 – which will take him and his music to various cities in Asia and North America.
- Hyukoh To Rock Singapore On Their Comeback Concert In March
Hyukoh comes back to the Sunny Island for their much-awaited HYUKOH 2020 ASIA TOUR on March 23, 2020 at Sands Expo and Convention Centre Hall F, Level B2 at Marina Bay Sands.
- TWICE To Stage Final Stop Of “Twicelights” World Tour In Seoul
Korea’s national girl group is set to conclude the successful nine-month run of their “Twicelights” Concert Tour. The last two shows will be held back-to-back at the Olympic Sports Arena on March 7th and 8th next year, as stated by JYP Entertainment.
- NCT DREAM Successfully Charmed Bangkok With First Overseas Solo Concert
NCT DREAM successfully capped off their first overseas solo concert on December 1 and 2 with a stellar two-day showcase where they met with their Thai fans!
- MONSTA X To Spend Time With Monbebes Through Seoul Fan Concert In January
MONSTA X will open 2020 with Monbebes through a huge two-day special fan concert in Seoul, as announced on December 3!
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