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World Record Set by PSY with ‘Gentleman’ Attracting 200 Million Views ‘the king of global pop culture’
Apr 22, 2013 17:42 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
International singer PSY has set a new world record, as his music video ‘Gentleman’ reached the 200 million mark on April 22. Existing world record was set by his previous hit ‘Gangnam Style’ on September 18 last ye...
Sea Art Festival 2013 to Open in Under Theme of ‘With Songdo: Remembrance, Marks, People’
Apr 18, 2013 15:57 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
Sea Art Festival 2013 will be open on the Songo Beach from Sept. 14 to Oct. 13 in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Songdo beach under the theme of “With Songdo : Remembrance, Marks, People.” The festival is organizing a c...
PSY's “Gentleman” video passes 100 million views setting World Record
Apr 17, 2013 15:06 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
The ‘Gentleman’ music video, released at 9pm on the 13th set a new world record after reaching 100 million views after only 4 days. It’s the fastest time an event reached 100 million views in the history of the internet....
Lindenbaum Music, The Lecture for the Peace in Korean Peninsula at the Oxford Union
Feb 25, 2013 12:57 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
Lindenbaum Music (CEO Won, Hyung-joon, http://www.lbmc.co.kr/eng/) announced its lecture planned on Feb.27 with the invitation of the Oxford Union for the first time as a Korean classical musician on the subject of ‘The Future Harmony and Communicati...
Star-studded K-Pop ‘KBS Music Bank World Tour’ Comes to Indonesia on March 9, 2013
Feb 18, 2013 08:16 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
A star-studded K-Pop ‘KBS Music Bank World Tour’ will come to the GBK Stadium in Jakarta on March 9, 2013. The long-awaited concert for all Indonesian fans of K-pop, promoted by Asia Top Entertainment with support by Live Motion Pictures (South Korea...
Kwon Jun Hyung Seeks Entry Into British Market With Fantasy Novel ‘Adventure stories of Jack, Land of the Bird’
Jan 18, 2013 18:39 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
‘Adventure stories of Jack, Land of the Bird’ is an exciting story about Jack and his friends setting out on an adventure. ‘Adventure stories of Jack. Land of the Bird’ is not just a fairy tale for children. It is a fant...
Gyeongsangbuk-Do Province takes Hallyu to Istanbul
Jan 18, 2013 11:32 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
Moving through Aug. 31 and Sept. 22, the Istanbul-Gyeongju Durya Kultur Expo 2013(ISTANBUL-GYEONGJU WORLD CULTURE EXPO 2013) is scheduled to take place in numerous major locations in Istanbul, including the Saint-Sophia ...
국내 최초 러시아어 야생동물 전문서 번역 출간
Jan 02, 2013 08:53 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
한국야생동물유전자원은행(대표 이항 서울대 교수)은 국내 최초로 러시아어 야생동물 전문서적을 한국어로 번역, 구랍 21일 출간되었다고 밝혔다. 이번에 출간된 책은 러시아 부부 야생동물 학자인 알렉산더 미슬렌코프와 이나 볼로쉬나 박사의 공동 저서 ‘아무르산양의 생태와 행동’을 한국어로 번역한 것이다. 알렉산더·볼로쉬나 박사 부부는 지난 30 여 년 동안 러시아 연해주에서 아무르산양의 생태...
Miss Asia Pacific World 2013, in May Seoul New Generation Super Talent Showcase - Rewrite The Hostory
Dec 28, 2012 18:16 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
Miss Asia Pacific World Organization(MAPWO), announced today on its next original production ‘The Miss Asia Pacific World Super Talent Endeavor 2013 Final’ to be held in May 17, Seoul, South Korea. The MAPW Network -over 20,000 beauty queens aroun...
Psy’s “Gangnam Style” reaches 500 million views in world’s shortest time
Oct 22, 2012 08:58 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
When on January 27th Jennifer Lopez’s “On the Floor” reached 500 million views on YouTube, the media description that “it accomplished 500 million views as the second instance in history within a year (to be exact, 362 d...
Why has the making of “Gangnam Style” parody videos become so feverish on a world-wide basis?
Oct 08, 2012 17:05 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
America’s CBS reported last Wednesday the 3rd (US time) a music video showdown between the West Point Military Academy and the US Navy Academy in an article entitled “West Point Military Academy accepts Gangnam Style cha...
Gangnam Style reaches Youtube’s Top 10 in fastest time by any video
Oct 07, 2012 09:45 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
International sensation and rapper Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ is now ‘the most watched video’ on Youtube. The video reached Youtube’s global top 10 in just 83 days after launch. Youtube, the largest video site on the Inte...
Prominent Leaders in World Music Industry, Including Executives at Midem, Glastonbury and SXSW, to Gather in Seoul in November
Oct 05, 2012 11:25 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
In November 2012, a large number of prominent figures in the world music industry will visit Seoul. They include Bruno Crolot, Director of Music Markets at Midem, Malcolm Haynes of the Glastonbury Festival, and James Min...
‘Gangnam Style’, sets new world record of 300 million views in 76 days
Oct 01, 2012 11:07 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
The ‘Gangnam Style’ music video, released at 9pm on the 28th set a new world record after reaching 300 million views after only 76 days. On the 21st ‘Gangnam Style’ set a new Guiness World Record for achieving 2.24 mi...
A reporter of the AP seems to resent the Asian singer PSY’s success
Sep 24, 2012 10:28 Asia/Seoul Time Zone
‘Gangnam Style’ is the title song of the Korean singer PSYs 6th album – ‘PSY 6 (gap)’- which has set the whole world on fire and is on the verge of entering into ‘Top 30of YouTube Dreams. With the popularity of this s...
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