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B2ST are ‘forever young’ with their fresh faces for ‘Geek’ magazine

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B2ST, who came out of the ‘shadow’ after a year, gave B2UTYs a close-up of their fresh faces for ‘Geek‘ magazine.

 B2ST reminded fans why they’re so lovable by showing off their charisma and sculptured faces in their individual shots. 

 Junhyung, as the cover model, shared in an interview with the magazine, “You say my face changing from that of a boy to that of a man? Even if that’s the case, I want my heart to remain like that of a boy forever. FOREVER YOUNG!”

 

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SHINee places 2nd on Oricon weekly chart, breaks Super Junior’s record

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SHINee has successfully debuted in Japan, placing 2nd on the Oricon Weekly Single Chart with their debut single.

SHINee debuted in Japan on June 22nd with their single, “Replay -君は僕のEverything”. In the first week of it’s release, it sold more than 91,000 copies placing them 2nd on the July 4th Oricon weekly single chart. With this result, they surpassed sales records set by all other Korean groups who debuted in their first week including Super Junior’sBONAMANA” previous record of 59,000 copies.

Additionally, their placing of 2nd with a debuting single has tied them with other Korean artists that weekly debuted at 2nd in Japan: B2ST’s “Shock” (3/28), MBLAQ’s “Your Luv” (5/16), and Super Junior’s “BONAMANA” (6/20).

SHINee is set to participate in “SHINee Japan Debut Premium Reception Tour”, which will take them all around Japan, starting from Fukuoka on 7/22, and continuing on to Kobe on 7/23, Tokyo back-to-back on 7/27 and 7/28, Sapporo on 8/8, and ending at Nagoya on 8/11. SHINee plans to get closer to their fans in Japan through this tour.

In related news, SHINee also attended and performed at MTV Music Video Award Japan’ (VMAJ) on 6/25 at Makuhari Messe in Chiba City.

Source + Photo:Oricon

Audience of SHINee World Concert tour in Seoul brags an entourage of idols

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After successfully kicking off their first concerts in Tokyo and Seoul over the past week, SHINee wrapped up their two-day “SHINee World” concert tour last night.

Amid an audience ranging in the thousands, it has been revealed that various celebrities 2PM’s Nichkhun, TVXQ’s Yunho & Changminf(x)’s Amber, miss A’s Jia, SG Wannabe’s Seok Hoon, Kara’s NicoleWheesung, Yoo Youngjin, various members of Super Junior (Donghae, Siwon, Kyuhyun), SNSD (YoonA, Jessica), MBLAQB2ST and CSJH The Grace and SHINee’s very own son Yoogeun also attended the concert and showed their support for the pop quintet at the first and second concerts.

2PM’s Thai prince tweeted, “Just got back from ShiNee’s concert!!! Wow!!! It was the bomb!!! ^^” with the following picture:

TVXQ’s Yunho & Changmin were also caught on camera showing their support with aqua glowsticks next to SuJu’s Donghae and SNSD’s Yoona:

Members of B2ST also expressed their excitement by tweeting photos throughout the concert. Leader Doojoon exclaimed, “Everyone has come to SHINee’s concert!!! We’ll be having fun_~~~~~~” with a picture of the concert screen:

Yoseob tweeted, “SHINee’s concert made Song Dongja (Dongwoon) and my and Yoon Duda’s (Doojoon) hearts beat quickly but it satisfied us!!! I had lots of fun watching amid the shining glowsticks but I had to leave in the middle ㅜㅜ because of my schedule ㅜㅜ I’m so sadddd” with a photo of maknae Dongwoon amongst the crowd before the concert started:

Dongwoon himself then tweeted, “I went to the SHINee concert, one shot with the glowstick (?) I couldn’t watch until the end of the show because I had recording ㅠㅠㅠㅠ I learned a lot and experienced a lot, you’re so great!!! ” and posted the following photo with his glowstick:

SHINee’s beloved son Yoogeun from “Hello Baby” was also in attendance supporting his “dads” with an aqua glowstick tightly clutched in his fist. Though not an idol himself, we couldn’t resist posting this adorable photo!

Aside from the fans and celebrities that attended this concert, international fans around the globe also expressed their excitement through social networks like Twitter, making the worldwide Trending List with the term #SHINeeworldconcert.

Thanks to everyone that sent in a tip about the concert tour!

Source: Chosun, DC Gallery, Twitter

10asia magazine releases the first idol encyclopedia, “10+idol”

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10asia‘ magazine recently published their own idol magazine, “10+idol“, which features the greatest idols that have represented Korean entertainment in 2010.

Naturally, the idols chosen reflect only the opinion of the magazine.

The book contains various articles, interviews, and pictures of idol activities throughout the year. Indeed, the magazine proudly proclaimed itself as the “2010 idol white book/encyclopedia.”

16 different idols are represented in its pages: SHINee, Taeyang, Jay Park, Rain, 2AM, SNSD, T.O.P., Wonder Girls, f(x), Jung Yong Hwa, miss A, B2ST, MBLAQ, SECRET, INFINITE, and Orange Caramel.

Profiles of each idol were listed, along with fun, cute questions that aimed to reveal a bit more about their personalities and backgrounds.

With idols leading the new K-pop Hallyu trend in Asia and the world, 10asia stated, “Viewing the various aspects of idols each year through 10Asia’s ‘10+idol’ will allow this to become one of the greatest idol history books for South Korea in the future.”

Beginning today, “10+idol” can be purchased for 9,900 KRW ($8.90 USD) through various online shopping sites, including Yes24, Interpark, Aladdin, 11th Street, Gmall, and Gmarket.

Source + Photos: 10asia