K-Pop News Weekly Headlines: “Goo Hara’s Passing”, “EXO & Kang Daniel’s Comebacks”, “IU Feature” & More

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Stay regularly updated with your favorite artists and bias by following this collated K-Pop news segment closely with us! The last week of November marked sad news with another beautiful artist leaving the industry. A couple of popular acts also made its comeback while rising groups are preparing to make their return.

*Covers K-Pop entertainment news from November 24 to November 30

K-Pop Weekly News: Nov 2nd Week

K-Pop News Corner

  • The Boyz To Dedicate Special Gifts To Fans In Celebration Of Debut Anniversary

The Boyz will be sharing precious memories with Deobis as they celebrate their second debut anniversary this December with various special gifts for everyone!

  • DAY6 To Appear On TV Asahi’s Show “BREAK OUT” + “Finale” Selected As Its Opening Track For December

Japanese My Days will be seeing DAY6 on their television screens through TV Asahi’s music program BREAK OUT this December 4 to commemorate the release of their new Japanese album!

  • IU Blooms With A Quadruple Gaon Chart Takeover

IU has officially sent out her Love Poem to the world through her fifth mini album, and it’s safe to say that the K-Pop community is smitten!

  • X1 And IZ*ONE To Sit Out The 2019 MAMA Ceremony

X1 and IZ*ONE will not be appearing in the ceremony as confirmed in a press statement released on November 26.

  • EXO To Showcase Their Golden “Variety Idol” Skills In Much-Anticipated Return To “Knowing Brothers”

EXO will be returning to the iconic classroom of JTBC’s Knowing Brothers to spice up the variety show scene with their undeniable wit and charisma once again!

  • BTS Shines Bright At The 2019 American Music Awards With Three Amazing Wins

After making history by becoming the first K-Pop group to win at the American Music Awards, BTS continues to smash records at the awards show.


K-Pop Celebrity News

  • HyunA Opens Up About Her Mental And Physical Health

If there is one thing that HyunA is known for, it is being honest. The singer has always been open about her relationships, or the way she feels about her music and the industry in general.

  • Jung Joon Young And Choi Jong Hoon Receive Final Imprisonment Sentence From Court

The Seoul Central District Court had delivered the final verdict against five individuals including Jung Joon Young and Choi Jong Hoon for their aggravated rape and illegal filming cases on November 29.

  • Goo Hara Passes Away

Goo Hara passes away at the age of 28.

  • G-Dragon Shows Unrivaled Influence Through His Newest Fashion Masterpiece With Nike

South Korea’s well-loved K-Pop star and fashion icon G-Dragon has recently begun his post-military activities by making his highly-awaited appearance at a private fashion event in Seoul.

K-Pop Comeback News & Teasers

  • AOA Asks Everyone To “Come See Me” With An iTunes Charts Takeover

AOA recently made their eye-catching comeback on November 26 with their sixth mini-album, NEW MOON. It is led by the track “Come See Me”, which has been performing well on the iTunes charts since its release.

  • TXT Are Back To Win More Hearts With Their “Angel Or Devil” Official Music Video

TXT returns with new content for their fans. On November 29 at 12 AM KST, BigHit Entertainment released the music video of their song “Angel Or Devil”.

  • Park Ji Hoon Spins Great Excitement From Fans With “360” Mini-Album Tracklist And Teasers

Park Ji Hoon sends his fans spinning with excitement as he gives a sneak peek of the new music he has in store for his second mini-album titled 360!

  • Stray Kids Continues Their Mystifying Journey In Thrilling “Clé: LEVANTER” Trailer

Stray Kids had signaled the beginning of the countdown for their upcoming album Clé: LEVANTER, the expected conclusion to their Clé album series which is set to be released this December 9.

  • Baek Yerin To Include Previously-Released Songs On Her SoundCloud In Upcoming Album

Baek Yerin racks up further excitement for her first-ever comeback under her new independent label by teasing some thrilling details about the music she has in store for her new album!

  • EXO Prepares For The Ultimate Take-Over In Haunting “OBSESSION” Comeback Teasers

EXO heightens the excitement for their much-awaited comeback with a new album titled OBSESSION as they finish dropping its thrilling teasers in the morning before its official release!

K-Pop Comeback Spotlight

  • K-Pop Comeback Spotlight: EXO’s Sixth Full-Length Album “Obsession”

EXO is the iconic group that sets everything fired up on their every comeback. Even though this time they are missing some of their members, they had delivered power packed performances in their latest MV; and their album too has a wide genre of songs.

  • K-Pop Comeback Spotlight: Kang Daniel’s Digital Single Album “TOUCHIN’”

Korea’s “it boy” Kang Daniel shows off his charms playing a noir protagonist in his latest single MV “Touchin”


K-Pop Features

  • A List Of IU’s Cute And Clueless Moments That Uaenas Will Always Love

IU is known for many things: her alluring vocals, her enthralling beauty, and her overall charming aura. UAENAs, however, know that IU’s real charms lie beyond her talents and her visuals: it’s her amusing and adorable cluelessness.

  • CIX Talks About “Hello, Strange Place” And The Simple Things That Make Them Happy In The Star December 2019 Issue

CIX, who recently held their comeback with their second mini-album Hello, Strange Place, puts their extremely dreamy charms out on their latest pictorial for the December issue of the magazine The Star!

  • A First Of Its Kind: Girls’ Generation’s I Got A Boy

On November 21st, Billboard has released the 100 songs they selected which hugely impacted the music industry in 2010. Girls’ Generation is the only Korean girl group who made the list.

  • 5 Captivating Pre-Debut Stories About ITZY That Testify Their Admirable Talents

ITZY continues to impress fans with their growing power as one of, if not, the hottest South Korean rookie girl group of 2019.

K-Pop Concert News & Recaps

  • DAY6 To Unleash Sweet Chaos In Europe With “GRAVITY” Tour Dates And Locations

DAY6 has unveiled the dates and locations, along with ticketing details, for the European leg of their GRAVITY world tour – which will commence in 2020!