This week’s episode of KBS’s “Music Bank” could only be described as “fire” – the hot return of TVXQ and SECRET in addition to the two exciting debut stages from Piggy Dolls and Dal Shabet secured an exciting show for all K-pop fans.
For January 7th, the winner of the “K-Chart” was revealed to be IU! Check out the winner’s segment below, plus cuts from the other performances of the night.
IU – Good Day
T-ARA – Ya Ya Ya
SISTAR – How Dare You
Junhyung & Yoseob (B2ST) – Thanks To
Gil Hak Mi & Won Taek – Winter Story
Kim Park Sa – That’s Very Hot
Orange Caramel – A~ing
Making their hot comeback last week T-ara came upon a rough patch getting used to the lame rules that restricted female artists.
The girl’s showed up on Music Bank looking fierce but apparently their chic short shorts were a NO-GO with Music Bank and the girl’s ended up stuffing their legs with stockings.
Then on Inkiagayo T-ara’s sexy outfits were once again torn to pieces for the EXACT same reason!
Welcome to the “new” K-pop Town T-ara where sexy isn’t so hot anymore.
Ok seriously things are looking horrible for this year’s MAMA Awards! Is anyone going? At this rate it seems not! With only 2 weeks left until the 2010 MAMA Awards two of Core Content Media’s biggest female groups Davichi and T-ara won’t be attending
This news follows J.Tune Entertainment’s announcement earlier today, which is leaving the guest list for the show emptier as the days go!
The reason? A representive of the company revealed “The reason for not attending is because they have plans with other broadcasters and we do not want to put anything at stake. We have tried to adjust, but it won’t work,
T-ara member Jiyeon recently found herself involved in a negative rumor, but it proved not enough to bring the idol down.
On the 6th various community sites uploaded a 35-minute video clip of a female student stripping and participating in an obscene video chat. Netizens claimed the student was Jiyeon, a wildfire spreading rumor that T-ara’s agency vehemently denied.
Despite this negative bump, Jiyeon seemed unfazed, showing a cheerful side on an Mnet M! Countdown episode aired on the 7th. In the show, Jiyeon was joined by Hyomin and Co.ed members as the MCs.
Hosting with a white-shirt-black-skirt, the idol gave away her trademark smiles, easing the worry of fans who continued to encourage her by saying, “Jiyeon is incredible, the truth will be revealed soon”, “She’s so professional” ,”Hope you can get through this soon”. (more…)
The sexually suggestive nature of minor idol groups has become a hot topic at the inspection of government offices conducted by the National Assembly.
SBS’s “One Night In TV Entertainment” revealed footage of ministers and congressmen showing shocked faces upon seeing videos of girl groups performing sexually suggestive choreographies. (more…)
It seems someone in Japan must be eager to knock KARA off the spotlight and who better to do it then their arch nemesis T-ara!
One of the biggest entertainment agencies in Japan,was willing to contract the sophomore group to the company for a whopping 4 billion Won, which roughly calculates to a whopping 3.6 million USD. (more…)
It seems that T-ara’s innocent? 17 year old Ji Yeon is in a whole lot of drama for doing some not so idol approved things in a dirty chat she had before T-ara’s debut!
2 days ago various community sites uploaded a 35-minute video clip of some girl stripping and participating in some not so RATED G chatting. Netizens known for being mentally unbalanced as well as having keen eyes & ears pointed the finger at T-ara’s Jiyeon saying it was her causing mayhem to begin. (more…)
T-ara’s Hyomin was crowned with the best female luxury body.
From September 2nd to September 30th, a total of 583 patients at a hospital clinic were asked the question, “Out of all the girl group members, which has a luxurious body?”
T-ara’s Hyomin came out in first from the survey (348 people, 59.6%) and was ranked #1.
Coming in second place was Kara’s Goo Hara (193 people, 33.1%).
A clinic doctor said, “To the a lot of the public, good looks is more important that talent. Hyomin is on the contrary and has a cute face and a great body line which is kept well-balanced.” (more…)
T-ara’s new member Ryu Hwayoung, talks about her whereabouts.
T-ara’s Ryu Hwayoung and fellow member Jiyeon joined Co.ed in their joint studio on the 29th for a party.
Hwayoung and her twin sister, Hyoyoung, both belong to Core Contents Media and on the 30th, Hyoyoung will be making her debut with “Too Late”. For this special day, Jiyeon and Hwayoung joined together with Co.ed to celebrate.
Hwayoung told Star News, “Because my sister is going to debut first, I’m very happy. It came very hard for my sister, along with the Co.ed members and I’m happy it’s leading to good results,” she said.
“T-ara is doing well and was very welcoming. I share a room in our dorm with Eunjung and Soyeon. Me and Jiyeon get along well since we are the same age,” she said laughing.
Meanwhile, T-ara will return with Hwayoung as seven members coming in November. (more…)
T-ara‘s Soyeon will make her transformation from a singer to an actress in the late half of 2010. The singer has just been casted in a movie in which she will play a high school student. (more…)
Girl group T-ara came together for a very special interview. T-ara has undergone great changes recently and now gets a holiday. Although they’re currently on holiday, they kindly accepted this interview.
Earlier this year, T-ara’s “Bo Peep Bo Peep” and “I Go Crazy Because of You” became recognized by every one. After that, Eunjung, Jiyeon, Qri, Hyomin and Boram all underwent acting jobs with Soyeon preparing for hers, making all six of them actresses. This created even greater awareness for T-ara.
After this year’s Chuseok season though, T-ara will go back to the music roots with a big change. (more…)
After Eun Jung got her tiara taken from her and given to under study Boram, everyone has been curious as to how Boram has felt about the whole situation but today she sat with SPN to down to talk about it. (more…)
T-ara looking like angels
Seo In Young
Some lady it didn’t say her name
Yoo In Young
Seo In Young & Jo Kwon
Nine Muses again
Miss A again
Tiger JK & Yoon Mi Rae
Kim Hyun Joong
Seo In Young again
Source: Nate via Omona
T-ara’s official fan cafe, “Citrine” has been forced to shut down after it’s been revealed that the operator was revealed to have embezzled over 10 million KRW (8470 USD) from cafe members.
“Citrine” had disappeared recently by being shut down, but no news or reason why were announce. The almost 30,000 fan cafe members took to various portal sites wondering why the withdrawal took place.
In fact, if you go to the cafe’s address (http://cafe.daum.net/skydancedye) it reveals that it’s been set to private for the operator only and you’re not able to apply to join the membership.
Fans found out today the real reason why it was forced to shut down. The operator had been stealing money from fan cafe members that had donated towards gift and presents for T-ara. They money that she embezzled she kept to herself.
More information is developing, but it’s been revealed there was three people operating the cafe, all of which were forced to withdrawal from maintaining. According to netizens, the main operator was only in high school causing a more serious impact to the situation.
Many netizens and fans are mad that the operator degraded the members and T-ara like this. They’re all also confused what’ll happen next and they are also criticizing T-ara’s agency saying that they don’t care for fans by letting this happen.
Netizens said, “For now we can look at T-ara’s official website until their agency provides support,” “The OFFICIAL fan cafe, what do you mean it will be closed?” “High school makes this even worse TT__TT” “Now where do we go?”
With the throne currently open with SNSD, 4minute, and KARA busy with Japan the ladies of T-ara who earlier this year released their 2nd album Breaking Heart will have no problem making a comeback after months away from the K-pop scene with a brand new album in October.
Core Contents Media revealed today, “We have received a lot of invitations from Japan, China, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, etc to perform in their countries, but we have turned them all down. We have decided to focus on domestic promotions instead of working overseas for the time being.”
With the groups new transformation with new member and new leader and the girls busy with acting roles, like Hyomin currently starring inMy Girlfriend is a Nine-Tailed Fox, Jiyeon soon to start filming for Jungle Fish 2 and Soyeon will also make her maiden acting debut in an upcoming movie with a leading role, clearly it will be interesting to see how the girls have changed this year from their many adventures and bring it to their music!
JiYeon will be playing the role of SeoYool in Jungle Fish 2. SeoYool is an honor student, that tries to hide her stress to keep up with her title as a perfect daughter in a household that is well off.
The first episode of Jungle Fish 2 will air on September 26th.
Source: Kim Hyung Woo @newsen.com
Translation: ch0sshi @kpoplive.com
After releasing their new song for the Mongeul Mongeul cellphone today the ladies moved on releasing the CF for the cellphone with even an appearance by Yoon Si Yoon
T-ara stayed in an apartment in Gangnam, Seoul, and they hardly had any time to be alone as they stayed together and shared rooms among themselves. However, the girls claimed that there have been occurrences of creepy incidents. Not only Jiyeon who starred in the horror movie “Death Bell 2″ had these experiences but Eunjung was also startled by her scary encounter.
“I was brushing my teeth and when I looked down, I saw a pair of man’s feet behind my feet.” Jiyeon said. While Eunjung recalled “Early in the morning, I heard the sound of a hair dryer coming from Jiyeon’s room, I thought she was blow drying her hair but I later found out that she was still asleep at the moment.“
Not only that, the girls also stated that they have even heard the cries of a baby during midnight. Core Contents Media representative Kim KwangSu said “At first I didn’t believe it but later there were more and more complaints from the girls saying that its too terrifying and now we are deliberating whether or not they are going to move.“
they already moved out of their first dorm because of ghosts terrorizing them… why won’t the ghosts stop?
Source : omonatheydidn’t
Although its been a while since any new material has been released from T-ara who went through a change in their group and leader it seems the ladies took the time off their busy schedule with Yoon Shi Yoon who is currently acting for Baker King, Kim Tak Goo and also in the movie Death Bell 2 and Hyo Min who is acting in My Girlfriend Is A Gumiho they took the time promote a new cellphone Mongeul Mongeul with a new song for the CF check it out below
In the episode of MBC’s Come to Play aired on the 26th, T-ara member Jiyeon revealed that her co-member, Eunjung doesn’t wear clothes when in the dorm.
She revealed this during a ranking portion on the show and said that “Once Eunjung enters our dorm, she’s not ‘T-ara’ anymore. She tends to take her clothes off one by one.”
“Most of the time, when it’s too warm in the dorm, she walks around just wearing her underwear” revealed Jiyeon.
During that episode, Jiyeon also revealed other interesting stories about the other T-ara members.
Written by: Lee Donghoon
Translated by: Elly @ Diadem
Credit: *YANiPOPO* @ Diadem
Girl group T-ara announced their first new material as a reborn group is coming in September.
On the 23rd, a Representative told Star News that, “With Ryu Hwayoung successfully joining in T-ara, a new album and new material will be released in September,” he said, “the reborn T-ara will also have a brand new concept, so fans should be expecting something new.”
T-ara has gained a new member recently. Ryu Hwayoung is from Gwanju and currently in high school. She’s 168cm tall and has a cute attractive appearance.
Ryu Hwayoung previously appeared in a beauty pageant this spring. Her twin sister, Ryu Hyoyoung will be debuting in the upcoming mixed nine-member group, co.ed, and has gained massive attention and big hopes.
Since joining T-ara, the internet for T-ara has almost doubled and fans are anxious for new material. There’s also been some negative attention with the leader switch from Eunjung to Boram, but fans will continue to support.
Meanwhile,, T-ara members are busy with their individual schedules. Jiyeon’s horror film “Death Bell 2″ premieres on the 28th. It’s also scheduled for Qri’s drama to air on August 7th on KBS 2TV marking her official debut as an actress.
cr: nathaniel (trans) @ diadem via omonatheydidnt
Recently, netizens have found out similarities in pictures between the ulzzang (best face) Park Tae Jun and T-ara’s Jiyeon.
Netizens took screen caps comparing photographs that seemed to be have taken at different angles, but of the same thing at the same time.
The pictures include a dog wearing a rabbit-looking hat who is known to be T-ara’s pet, Bappeul. This photo was posted on Jiyeon’s yozm account in May, while Park Tae Jun’s was uploaded in July to his Cyworld.
Netizens commented, “behind the dog you can see in the background, they have the same clothes,” “maybe they’re two best friends just playing games together?”
Meanwhile, Park Tae Jun appeared on Mnet Scandal as the boyfriend to another T-ara member, Qri. He also said recently that he had an Idol girl group girlfriend which has focused much interest on him.
cr: nathaniel (trans) @ Diadem + nate