K-Pop News 240524: EVERGLOW, Han So-Hee, CIGNATURE and more

Check out the latest news from the world of Korean Entertainment. Let’s dive into the K-Pop news roundup for May 24, 2024.

EVERGLOW Unveils Light and Dark Concept Photos for ZOMBIE Comeback

EVERGLOW has released more captivating concept photos for their highly anticipated single album ZOMBIE.

On May 24, the group revealed two stunning sets of photos, each embodying themes of light and darkness. The first set captures the members amidst the enigmatic allure of darkness … While the second set showcases their elegance and charm in pristine white attire. EVERGLOW is set to make their comeback on June 10 at 6 PM KST.

Actress Han So-Hee Loses Another Ad Contract

It has been reported that actress Han So-Hee has lost another advertising contract. According to Xports News on May 23, the used car platform Hey Dealer has replaced Han So-Hee with Suzy and Lee Jung-Eun as their new models.

This decision follows a series of controversies involving Han So-Hee’s relationship with actor Ryu Jun-Yeol and a public spat with singer and actress Hyeri. These incidents have led to the termination of several contracts, including those with Chum-Churum and NH Nonghyup Bank.

Despite these setbacks, Han So Hee recently attended the 77th Cannes International Film Festival as a Boucheron ambassador.

CIGNATURE Announces Summer Comeback with 5th Mini Album Sweetie but Saltie

CIGNATURE is set to make a comeback to welcome the summer season with their 5th mini album, Sweetie but Saltie. Announced by C9 Entertainment on May 24 KST, this marks the girl group’s first comeback in approximately 10 months since their previous release.

Fans can look forward to the new album on June 10 at 6 PM KST, promising an addicting, sweet, and salty experience.

Park Seo-Joon’s Agency Responds to Dating Rumors

Awesome ENT, the management agency for actor Park Seo-Joon, has issued a response to recent dating rumours. On May 23 KST, an overseas media outlet reported that Park Seo-Joon is allegedly dating Chinese-American actress Lauren Tsai.

In response, Awesome ENT stated on May 24 KST, “Please understand that we cannot confirm private matters outside of the actor’s official schedules.”

This follows a similar statement from last year regarding dating rumours with YouTuber Xooos. Meanwhile, Park Seo-Joon will be appearing in the Netflix series Gyeongseong Creature 2 and the tvN variety show Jinny’s Kitchen season 2.

Hyeri Signs Exclusive Contract with Sublime Artist Agency

Singer and actress Hyeri has signed an exclusive contract with Sublime Artist Agency. Announced on May 24 KST, the agency expressed their excitement to work with Hyeri and support her career.

Hyeri, who debuted as a member of Girl’s Day in 2010, has since transitioned into acting with roles in productions such as Reply 1988, My Roommate Is A Gumiho, Moonshine, and Monstrum.

Musician G.Soul Booked for Stealing Alcohol at Convenience Store

On May 24 KST, reports surfaced that musician G.Soul (Kim Ji-Hyun) has been booked by police for stealing alcohol from a convenience store. The incident occurred on April 19 in Gangnam, and G.Soul was intoxicated at the time.

Currently overseas, G.Soul will be summoned by police for questioning. Despite this incident, he is scheduled to embark on his 2024 North American tour, Pretty Lil Thing, starting in Vancouver on May 30 and spanning 18 cities throughout June.

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