Japanese idol band KAT-TUN will be making their first appearance in Korea on MNet’s “M Countdown” on July 1.
“This is a band that brought over 680,000 fans to their concert in Japan last year,” MNet Media, the group’s representative in Korea said.
“The show will provide the perfect chance for Korean fans to see one of Japan’s representative bands in action.”
The band will have its first concert in Korea on Aug. 6 and 7. The show sold out in just 20 minutes after tickets went on sale on June 23.
Big Bang member T.O.P bowed into the top spot on Mnet’s singles chart with his latest single “Turn It Up” during the final week of June.
According to data released by the cable music channel on Tuesday, the rapper knocked out last week’s winners Untouchable to score his first win on the music chart.
The new solo track by the popular boy band member has topped several weekly online music charts since its release on June 21.
Rounding out the top three singles are other recent releases — Navi’s latest collaboration with K. Will “We Really Loved Each Other” at No. 2 followed by “Hurt Likes Death” by MC Mong featuring Mellow.
Meanwhile, the second album “Blue Brand; Trauma” featuring various artists made its debut on the chart in first place pushing back six week winner Vibe down the chart.
T.O.P’s new digital single “Turn It Up” entered the album chart at No. 2, while Vibe’s fourth studio release “Vibe in Praha” dropped two notches to third place.
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Korean songstress Seo In-young celebrated her first win on Mnet’s televised music show on Thursday with her latest single “Written As Love, Called As Pain.”
Seo beat out four-member boy band CNBLUE to take the crown on Mnet’s “M! Countdown.”
“I was able to reach the No. 1 spot because of my fans. Thank you so much,” she said in her acceptance speech, adding that she will return to the music scene with her new album in August.
Other contenders on the show included MBLAQ, Koyote, Supreme Team, T-MAX and Sistar.
Seo made her debut in 2002 in female K-pop group Jewelry. She has released several solo albums featuring her songs “I Want You,” “Cinderella” and “Too Much” with rapper Crown J.
She has been promoting her special mini-album “Lov-Elly” since its release on June 1.
Korean rap duo Untouchable successfully bowed onto the No. 1 spot on Mnet’s singles chart with their latest single “Merry Go Round” during the week of June 14 to 20.
According to data released by the cable music channel on Tuesday, the two beat out last week’s winner IU and Seulong, grabbing their first win on the music chart.
The new song by Untouchable featuring Monday Kiz’s Jin Sung topped several weekly online music charts after its release last week.
“Nagging” from songstress IU and 2AM’s Seulong fell down a notch from last week to second place, while “Love is Bitter, Pain’s Calling” by singer Seo In-young also dropped a spot from last week to No. 3.
Meanwhile, R&B twosome Vibe’s fourth studio release “Vibe in Praha” continued its reign atop Mnet’s albums chart for the sixth consecutive week.
Rock band CNBLUE remained in the No. 2 spot once again, while female duo Davichi climbed back into the top three with their latest single album “Innocence.”
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Korean solo songstress Seo In-young successfully entered Mnet’s singles chart at No. 1 with her latest song “Love is Bitter, Pain’s Calling” during the first week of June.
According to data released by the cable music channel on Tuesday, Seo scored her first win on the chart, pushing back two-week winner “2 Different Tears” by Wonder Girls.
Seo returned to the music scene with her latest album “Lov-Elly” on June 1 which features the title track that took first place on several music sites on the day of its release.
Hwayobi darted up 29 spots to second place with her recent release “Bye Bye Bye” and was followed by the duet song “Stupid Heart” by Hwanhee and Sook Hee which climbed up a respectable 12 slots to round out the top three singles.
Meanwhile, R&B duo Vibe continued their reign atop Mnet’s weekly album chart with their fourth studio release “Vibe in Praha” for the fourth straight week.
CNBLUE held onto the same position from the previous week as well with their mini-album “Bluelove” and female duo Davichi’s record “Innocence” went up a notch to re-enter the No. 3 position.
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Korean pop sensation Wonder Girls shot to the top of cable music channel Mnet’s singles chart during the week of May 17 to 23 with their new single “2 Different Tears (2DT).”
The quintet claimed their first win on the chart, making an astonishing 75-slot jump to bump down former week’s winner Davichi to No. 7.
The hit maker group’s latest song “2DT” is the title track of the girls album of the same name released on May 16 which marks their official debut in the United States.
The song has been recorded in three languages including Korean, English and Chinese and the English versions and remixes of their previous hits in Korea, “Tell Me,” “So Hot” and “Nobody,” are also featured in the album.
Meanwhile, Korean boy band MBLAQ made a quick entry into the singles chart with their new song “Y,” unveiled just last week, which placed on the runner-up spot, and male duo Vibe’s latest tune “Please Come Back Again” gained three positions into third place.
On the weekly albums chart, Vibe’s fourth full-length studio release “Vibe in Praha” remained the top seller for the second consecutive week.
CNBLUE ascended seven ranks to second place with their mini album “Bluelove,” whereas Davichi dropped one spot to No. 3.
Korean female duo Davichi mini album “Innocence” [Core Contents Media]
Korean female pop duo Davichi triumphed on cable music channel Mnet’s singles chart during the week of May 10 to 16 with their latest song “Time, Please Stop.”
Davichi scored their first win on the music chart, stepping up a slot from the previous week, pushing former week’s winner Gummy down the chart.
The new single by the two songstresses “Time, Please Stop,” from the group’s mini-album “Innocence,” has topped several online music charts since its release on May 6.
R&B quartet Brown Eyed Soul entered into the singles chart with their new song “Love Ballad” in the runner-up spot and CNBLUE’s recently released tune “Love Light” followed behind in third place.
Meanwhile, male duo Vibe rose to the top of the albums chart with their fourth album “Vibe in Praha” to claim the title as the best-selling record last week.
Davichi maintained its position in second place with their mini album “Innocence,” while Gummy’s first mini-album “Loveless” dropped two ranks to No. 3.