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K-pop idol Yohan dies at 28

Jun 17, 2020 - 10:29 AM

The K-idol dies just two months after he celebrated his 28th birthday

REST IN PEACE. The 28-year-old K-idol dies a little over two months after his birthday. Photo from Yohan's Instagram

EXO's Suho to enlist in military on May 14

May 04, 2020 - 3:52 PM

Two other members of the Korean boy group – Xiumin and D.O. – have already enlisted and are serving in the military

SUHO. The EXO leader announces the date of his military enlistment. Photo from EXO's official Instagram

What went down at K-pop group Seventeen’s 2020 Manila stop

Feb 08, 2020 - 3:30 PM

It was an eventful arrival for the K-pop group, as GMA-7 reporter Marisol Abdurahman attempted to interview them upon arrival and said things that angered fans

SEVENTEEN. The K-pop group is set to perform their 'Ode To You World Tour' in Manila. Screenshot from Instagram.com/saythename_17

Super Junior coming back to Manila for 'Super Show 8'

Oct 30, 2019 - 7:27 PM

Mark your calendars – December 15, 2019

SUPER SHOW. Super Junior members pose with their Filipino fans to conclude the Manila leg of their Super Show 7 World Tour, Saturday, June 30. File photo from Siwon Choi's Twitter

WINNER, MAMAMOO, and more K-pop stars headed to PH for Rainbows in Asia Music Festival

Aug 31, 2019 - 2:21 PM

The festival will be hosted by Sandara Park

WINNER. The K-pop boy band will be returning to the Philippines for the Rainbows in Asia Music Festival. Screenshot from Facebook.com/OfficialYGWINNER

BTS film screening in Russia canceled

Dec 30, 2018 - 7:04 PM

The screening of the movie 'BTS World Tour: Love Yourself in Seoul,' gets canceled after the group was accused of being 'gay'

Screenshot from Twitter/@bts_official

10 Super Junior songs you need to listen to

Jun 28, 2018 - 7:30 AM

Super what? Here's a crash course on one of K-pop's longest running groups

BTS' 'Love Yourself: Tear' is first K-pop album to top Billboard 200 chart

May 28, 2018 - 10:17 AM

'Love Yourself: Tear' is also the first primarily foreign-language album to top the 200 albums chart in over a decade

CHAR TOPPERS. K-pop group BTS continues to make history. Photo from the BTS Instagram account

LOOK: K-pop group WINNER is in the Philippines!

May 23, 2018 - 3:08 PM

(UPDATED) Some lucky fans also take selfies with WINNER members Yoon and Mino

WATCH: EXO's 'Power' concert heats up Manila

May 01, 2018 - 12:37 PM

(UPDATED) #ElyXiOnInManila trended top in the Philippines!

EXO. Korean-Chinese boyband EXO powers up MOA Arena during 'The ElyXiOn' in Manila concert. Photo by Keb Cuevas/Rappler

K-pop group BTS to perform at Billboard Music Awards 2018

Apr 26, 2018 - 5:39 PM

This is the group's second time in the awards

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 31: BTS performs onstage during Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018 on December 31, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for dcp/AFP