Left:Chef Baek Jong-won reached stardom through MBC's "My Little Television", a vlog-style show where he revealed his recipes. Right:Cho A, a member of the girl group AOA, let viewers peek into her daily life and interacted with them through the program. [Screen capture]
Video bloggers - or vloggers - have become so popular in Korea that K-pop stars and TV channels are now jumping on the self-broadcasting bandwagon.
Vlogging is a practice in which an individual uploads videos they shoot of themselves onto the Internet. Along with its rising popularity, a number of vloggers are making a high income from independent broadcasting online...More
Mega Successful Korean Entertainment Convention and Concert Series Takes Over Metro Area's Prudential Center on August 8
After three exponentially successful years in Southern California, KCON (www.kconusa.com) has announced that it is making the largest Korean entertainment fan convention in North America a bi-coastal event. East Coast K-pop fans will get their own turn to host the ultimate Hallyu experience when the first ever KCON 2015 NY descends upon the Big Apple for a one day convention and concert extravaganza on August 8, just one weekend after the flagship event completes in Los Angeles...More
Rapper Jessi, who was a participant in the survival show "Unpretty Rapstar", will release a new song at midnight on Friday.
The 26-year-old posted the comment "Releasing the single 'I Want to be Myself' on April 24" under a photo of herself (as seen above right) on her Instagram account Wednesday...More
Veteran singer Lee Seung-chul, 48, is set to make a comeback in May to mark the 30th anniversary of his debut.
Lee plans to unveil his new song " Mother " on May 6 and release the rest of his newest album at the end of the month...More