Hello, K-pop fans! Here’s your daily dose of K-pop News for December 06, 2023. Let’s dive into today’s headline-making stories.
BLACKPINK’s Contract Renewal Raises Questions on Future Treatment
BLACKPINK has renewed their contract with YG Entertainment, as confirmed on December 6 KST. Yang Hyun-Suk, expressing his contentment, stated, “We are happy to continue our relationship with BLACKPINK. We will do our best to help BLACKPINK shine even brighter in the global music market in the future.”
Despite the renewal, questions arise about the treatment of BLACKPINK under YG Entertainment. The group’s limited discography since their debut contrasts sharply with their junior labelmates and other 4th generation girl groups. Fans speculate that with more support from YG, BLACKPINK’s global success could be even more significant.
While plans for a new album and world tour are in place, individual activity contracts remain unresolved, casting doubt on when full group activities will resume. The industry watches closely to see if YG will now provide BLACKPINK with the deserved support.
Lee Sung-Kyung Announces New Single Eat Sleep Live Repeat
Actress Lee Sung-Kyung, renowned for her diverse talents, is set to charm the music world with her upcoming digital single Eat Sleep Live Repeat. YG Entertainment announced the release date as December 13 KST, stirring excitement among fans.
The title Eat Sleep Live Repeat resonates with the everyday routines familiar to many, inviting listeners to reflect on life’s simple yet profound moments. Known for her ability to connect deeply with audiences, Lee Sung Kyung’s foray into music is anticipated to offer another compelling narrative.
Scheduled for release at 12 PM on December 13, ‘Eat Sleep Live Repeat’ marks a new milestone in Lee Sung Kyung’s multifaceted career.
Taeyeon Captivates with All For Nothing Live Clip
Taeyeon has released a live clip for her track All For Nothing, part of a series of releases from her fifth mini-album Two X. Her album has achieved international success, topping charts worldwide and receiving acclaim from global media for its groovy melodies and emotional depth.
MORE VISION and Jessi Discuss Contract Termination
MORE VISION, led by Jay Park, and singer Jessi are engaged in discussions regarding the termination of their exclusive contract. The decision, coming only seven months into the contract, follows divergent opinions and disagreements during promotions.
BABYMONSTER’s Impressive Debut on Billboard Charts
YG Entertainment’s new girl group BABYMONSTER has debuted with a bang, making a significant entry on the U.S. Billboard charts with their single BATTER UP. Their success on various charts and platforms like YouTube indicates their strong global appeal and potential.
AESPA’s Winter Teases With You MV for My Demon OST
AESPA’s Winter has unveiled the teaser for her music video With You, part of the OST for the SBS drama My Demon. The teaser, featuring intense moments from the drama, has heightened anticipation for the song’s release on December 8 KST.
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